Tag: Telecommunication

Telco Irresponsible Adverts

Telco Irresponsible Adverts

In this day and age, where businesses are booming and vigilant about the information they provide to the consumer, advertising plays a major in influencing the society at large. I have had a keen interest in following these advertisements to learn the art and maybe one day practice it myself.

October 13, 2010 | By | 10 Replies More
Telecom Sector Cut in Sales Tax Rate to Cost Exchequer Dearly

Telecom Sector Cut in Sales Tax Rate to Cost Exchequer Dearly

The government will suffer massive revenue loss in case the sales tax rate for telecommunication sector would be brought down from 19.5 percent to 16-17 percent under the reformed general sales tax (RGST). It is reliability learn here on Monday that the telecom sector is subjected to 10 percent withholding tax as well as 19.5 percent sales tax.

October 5, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
FBR Empowered to Conduct Sale Tax Audit of Telecom Companies

FBR Empowered to Conduct Sale Tax Audit of Telecom Companies

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) would be empowered to conduct sales tax audit of telecommunication companies under the reformed GST even after levy of sales tax on such services by the provinces. Tax experts told Business Recorder here on Thursday that the Record Note on the implementation of the reformed GST has clearly specified that FBR would be the sole authority for carrying out sales tax audit of the telecom companies.

October 1, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More

PTA & Comsats Sign MoU For Telecom Research

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and COMSATS Institute of Information Technology have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in order to promote the telecom research that would be beneficial not only for both the organisations, but also for the country, an official said on Friday. PTA Chairman Dr Mohammed Yaseen said that the authority would provide data on telecom sector and expertise to COMSATS and the institute would encourage its students to undertake research in different areas of telecom.

September 26, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More

Relacom Donated Tents For Flood IDP’s to Faakhir For Its Project MADAD

Relacom, the leading independent and global supplier of network services has donated tents for flood IDP’s to pop star Faakhir for his initiative Project MADAD.

September 24, 2010 | By | Reply More

Final Warning, Another Public Notice For PTCL Employees

In our previous public notice dated 15 September 2010, we had clearly and unambiguously stated that names of those employees who will not be available to perform their duties latest by 15.9.2010 will be struck off the rolls of PTCL, for having abandoned their employment with PTCL.

September 16, 2010 | By | Reply More

Mobile Phones Import Doubled In July, 2010

Import of mobile phones has amplified by 100 percent during July 2010. The demand for low-priced multi-purposed Chinese handsets continued to grow up. Trade in of mobile phones has already outnumbered the country’s total import of cellular phones because they are inexpensive with elevated communication features.

September 14, 2010 | By | Reply More

Public Notice For PTCL Employees

Your Company (PTCL) is suffering as a result of illegal, unlawful and criminal activities of miscreants, who were or are employees of PTCL. Despite various Orders of the High Courts, National Industrial Relations Commission, Labor Court/s barring/ prohibiting injunction illegal strikes, closing of offices / exchanges / installations, and understanding given, miscreants have continued with their activities, which actually, are Anti State Terrorist’s Acts. A number of criminal cases have been registered against named individuals. Despite this, your company’s optical cables have and are being cut on a regular / recurring basis, which is being dealt with.

September 14, 2010 | By | 3 Replies More
Genuine Subscribers Must Be Our Top Priority – PTA

Genuine Subscribers Must Be Our Top Priority – PTA

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has made extraordinary efforts to curb illegal issuance of SIMs and to ensure authentic antecedents of mobile subscribers by implementation of one of its kind “Online Verification of Mobile Subscribers’ Antecedents through NADRA’s Database-789” in February 2009. After having successfully implemented the system for mobile operators, PTA has extended its efforts by bringing the WLL operators under the same umbrella. In this regard, Chairman Dr. Mohammed Yaseen has inaugurated the call centers of M/s Worldcall and M/s Wateen here at Lahore.

September 12, 2010 | By | Reply More
Zong Fast 50 Offer

Zong Fast 50 Offer

After launching many successful services we can very proudly say that for us, ‘Customer Satisfaction’ comes much before anything else! Keeping the tradition alive to extend the best services & offers to its customers Zong now brings Fast-50, a special package rewarding subscribers with fabulous tariff discounts each time on usage on any network!
Fast-50 is an innovative Package offering a solution to reward our subscribers with instant & guaranteed discounts upon increasing their usage and offering tariff as low as Rs 0.5/30 sec on any network!

September 12, 2010 | By | Reply More