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Chairman PTA Meets with Head of APAC, GSMA
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Chairman PTA Meets with Head of APAC, GSMA

Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), Major General (R) Hafeez Ur Rehman, met with Mr. Julian Gorman, Head of APAC GSMA, at the PTA HQs. This meeting is part of PTA’s ongoing efforts to strengthen collaboration with GSMA and to discuss key initiatives shaping the future of Pakistan's telecommunications sector. During the meeting, both sides engaged in substantive discussions about PTA’s current and future initiatives, regulatory frameworks, and technological advancements in the telecommunications industry.   Sub Editor: Ghufran
3 Day SATRC Meeting on PRS concludes Successfully
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3 Day SATRC Meeting on PRS concludes Successfully

3 Day SATRC Meeting on PRS concludes Successfully Meeting of the South Asian Telecommunication Regulators’ Council (SATRC) Working Group on Policy, Regulation, and Services (PRS) concluded today after three days of intensive discussions and deliberations, shedding light on pivotal aspects of the ICT regulatory landscape in South Asia. Through 10 insightful sessions, participants exchanged ideas and shared best practices, fostering a collaborative environment aimed at driving progress in the sector. Dr. Khawar Siddique Khokhar, Chair of the SATRC Working group on PRS and Member (Compliance & Enforcement), PTA, commended SATRC as a model of regulatory collaboration. He stressed upon the importance of fostering sub-regional collaboration among SATRC member countries to achieve shared ...
Mobile Operators Provide Relief in the Aftermath of Heavy Rains in Gwadar
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Mobile Operators Provide Relief in the Aftermath of Heavy Rains in Gwadar

In response to recent heavy rains in Gwadar, mobile operators quickly mobilized to support subscribers while maintaining their networks. Jazz extends support by offering 50 free minutes (Jazz & PTCL) to subscribers in affected areas for a period of 3 days. In addition, Zong also offers free services to subscribers in affected areas. Subscribers are entitled to 20 minutes of on-network time per day by dialing *9090# for free. 9,87, Ufone users in the affected areas will get 70 free Ufone minutes to Ufone and PTCL with a validity of 7 days without call setup charges being deducted from these free minutes.Telenor users can dial *345*29# to get 10 free Telenor minutes for the next 4 days. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) stands in solidarity with those affected and ...