Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has revealed that Pakistanis browse internet only for entertainment.
According to the report, the internet usage trends shows that average 4.5 million daily regular users surf only social media, Over the Top (OTT), online videos and gaming.
And about [...]
Ever since the introduction of 3G/4G services in Pakistan, subscribers have been moving towards the new data technologies that enable faster speeds and thus consumers can use their smartphones to the best of their abilities even while being out and about and away from WiFi network. People are using [...]
This Tuesday, Pakistan Telecommunications Authority(PTA) held a spectrum auction at their headquarters for Wireless Local Loop(WLL) services in Azad Jammu & Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan.
Pakistan Telecommunication Company Ltd(PTCL) and LinkDotNet Telecom Ltd(LDN) took part in the auction of 3 [...]
On Friday, 27th November 2015, 2nd Consumers IT Telecom Conference was held in Pearl Continental Hotel Karachi, hosted by Consumers Association of Pakistan (CAP) where many top ranking officials from the telecom industry came to sit together and discuss the persisting issues be [...]
At the recently held 3-day INET conference, the first ever digital economy conference of its type held in Islamabad by PTA (Pakistan Telecommunication Authority) in collaboration with ISOC-APAC (The Internet Society-Asia Pacific) the decision to build an Internet Exchange Point (IXP) in Islamabad [...]
Pakistan Telecommunication Authority(PTA) has recently issued a new Standard Operating Procedure(SOP) for all Wireless Local Loop WLL operators nationwide which implements Biometric Verification System(BVS). This comes after PTA previously implemented BVS on all Telcos and also ordered reverificatio [...]
With increasing subscriber base of mobile broadband in Pakistan as 3G services approach coverage of 100 cities, it is important to maintain the quality of broadband services and consistency of speed available to the people. [...]
So you know what we are all - Broadband and Internet in Pakistan - and we keep a close eye on trends and see how things are shaping up with respect to Broadband uptake and penetration in the country. [...]