Tag: Pakistan Government
As we all know internet has become a need and it is required by every individual of society. There are various impacts of internet some are good and some are bad. All depends on the internet users, that how they utilize it. For taking care and protecting internet traffic, there is an internet police and it is present in almost every country with different names. Some call it internet police; some call it cyber police etc.
The Federal Board of Revenue has been sent a letter by Agility asking to clarify FBR’s intentions on moving forward or not, at least with negotiations to continue PACCS. It is learned from sources that Agility seems getting tired of waiting for the Pakistan Government to pick pace and start taking its national interest matters seriously.
Privatisation minister Waqar Ahmad Khan has been given the responsibility of resolving the longstanding dispute with Etisalat of UAE on the issuance of Long Distance International (LDI) licence to China Mobile Pakistan (known as Zong), and auction of 3G spectrum.
Wateen is energetically contributing toward Government of Pakistan’s (Information Technology Ministry) USF projects working for the development of telecom infrastructure in underserved areas of the country. Hitherto, very effectively Wateen has been obtained subsidies of nearly PKR 1.8 billion for OFC projects and PKR 1.0 billion for Broadband projects through participation in competitive biddings.
ITU Secretary-General Hamadoun Touré has issued a global appeal for contributions to assist the flood-affected victims in Pakistan. ITU’s emergency telecommunications team is also working with the Government of Pakistan towards rehabilitating the telecommunication infrastructure, which has been rendered inoperative in many parts of the country. The floods ravaging Pakistan are the worst ever in [...]
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Pakistan has sought an emergency payment of at least $500 million from UAE’s Etisalat the majority shareholder of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) to avoid a breach in the current year’s fiscal deficit target. In return, the government has made a firm commitment to the Etisalat that it would transfer the company’s all properties to [...]
The U.S and Pakistani officials agreed to enhance bilateral cooperation in the fields of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and evolving a cooperation program for deploying socially relevant services using mobile phones and other IT platforms. This was agreed during the meeting of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke Special Representative of US for Afghanistan and Pakistan and [...]
Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani Saturday called on Saturday for promoting Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) education and adopting modern ICT techniques to improve governance and efficiency of public sector organizations.E-government, he said, would not only improve efficiency but also cut down costs and contribute the austerity measures. He stressed the need for leveraging [...]