Zong 4G and Huawei, have announced a partnership for digital transformation. The partnership will see the integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Big Data to enable Zong 4G in offering seamless connectivity and digitally enhanced solutions for its customers. The collaboration will ensure development of state of the art system to utilize the new technologies in optimizing processes for network expansion through higher levels of efficiency. With the market leading capability for accurate prediction to meet the capacity demands, the technologically advanced solution will improve the network planning and deployment... Read More.
Leading a Telecom company, Jazz awarded a contract worth PKR 192 Million by Universal Service Fund (USF). contract has been awarded by USF under its Broadband for Sustainable Development Programme. Jazz will work towards providing mobile broadband access to people of North Waziristan Agency, Frontier Region Bannu and Frontier Region Lakki Marwat. Chief Executive Officer – Universal Service Fund, Rizwan Mustafa Mir signed the contract with Ali Naseer, Chief Corporate and Enterprise Officer Jazz. While addressing the audience, Ali Naseer, Chief Corporate & Enterprise Officer at Jazz said, “Through this... Read More.
The leading e-commerce platform in Pakistan, Daraz has announced their partnership with Peshawar Zalmi. Daraz will serve as the Zalmi’s official e-commerce partner for the Pakistan Super League. The MoU, which was signed in Lahore by representatives of Daraz and Javed Afridi, Chairman of Peshawar Zalmi, signals exciting prospects for both organizations that are giants in their respective fields. As part of this partnership, official Zalmi merchandise and Zalmi membership cards will be available on Daraz. Ehsan Saya, Managing Director Daraz Pakistan, commented, “We are excited to team up... Read More.
Graana.com, the smartest property portal of Pakistan has signed MoU with Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and industry to hold biggest Property Expo Week on the 12th-21st of April 2019. Chairman Graana group Shafique Akbar and president Malik Shahid Saleem signed the MoU. DirectorGraana.com Farhan Javed and RCCI officials were also present on the occasion. This event is aimed to bring a perfect platform that provided a premium environment to showcase investment, real estate and housing projects under one roof. The MoU is an important step in bringing potential buyers and... Read More.
The Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is the most important festival in China. Celebrations begin about a week in advance and end with the Lantern Festival on the 15th day of the New Year. Receiving red packets of “lucky money,” having big family meals and welcoming the God of Wealth with deafening firecrackers are among the many highlights of the festivities. the festival has become a worldwide holiday as China plays a bigger role in world affairs and people all around the world share the wish... Read More.
Ehsan Mani Chairman PCB announced that Sarfraz would remain Pakistan captain until the World Cup as the PCB was always clear that Sarfraz would be the captain. “He will remain so until any other decision is taken. Sarfraz’s performance as captain will be evaluated only after the World Cup.Mani also praised Sarfaraz qualities as captain and cricketer. Chairman PCB said that from day one he stated that Sarfraz was Pakistan’s captain and I stood by what I said before. “We do analyse his performances but that does not mean... Read More.
To mark the Kashmir Solidarity Day, an event was organized by the Embassy of Pakistan, Beijing at the Pakistan Embassy College Beijing (PECB). The event marked 72 years of the epic and historic struggle of the valiant people of Kashmir against the unjust and illegal occupation by India. The event began with the recitation of Holy Quran and national anthem. Speaking on the occasion, Ambassador of Pakistan Masood Khalid highlighted the significance of the event and apprised the participants of the continuously deteriorating situation in the Indian Occupied Kashmir. Ambassador... Read More.
Live your life to the fullest by exposing yourself to more experiences – and reduce your stress levels – to “slow” time down, You’ve probably noticed this mind-boggling phenomenon: time seems to pass more quickly as we grow from youth to adulthood. While the speed at which time passes obviously doesn’t change, studies have shown that it is our perception of the passage of time that does. As a child, you encounter countless new experiences, which require more processing for the brain. But as things become more routine for you... Read More.
The Peshawar Zalmi enjoys a huge fan following among Pakistanis and is here to attend the Peshawar Zalmi’s kit and anthem launch ceremony ahead of the fourth edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL). The ceremony is scheduled to be held today in Peshawar at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor House. “The moment has finally arrived. I am elated to announce that Daren Sammy has landed in Islamabad and is on his way to meet all the Zalmi Fans in Peshawar. Peshawar Zalmi Chairman Javed Afridi received his team’s most prominent player... Read More.
Govt has decided to establish a high-powered Tax Commission to get back powers from the provinces to collect the GST on services, tax the agri income and place a unified valuation rates for the real estate The commission would comprise area experts and federal and provincial representatives. The approval of parameters would be the responsibility of the committee comprising federal and four provincial finance ministers. The medium term strategy paper envisaged by the government and exclusively available with Local News Paper disclosed on Sunday that for tackling fragmentation of taxes,... Read More.
Telenor Pakistan has revealed the financial performance and mobile subscribers in 2018.... Read More.
Pak-China fibre optic project is the first cross-border contact between the two neighbours Pakistan and China. The communication contact will prove to be positive for internet traffic from China to Middle East, Africa and Europe, The cable will be operated and maintained by the Special Communication Organization (SCO), Huawei Technologies LTD deployed the project at a total cost of $44 million. The Pak-China Fiber Optic Cable covers a distance of 822 kilometres and runs from Rawalpindi till Khunjerab pass to connect with China. Around 18.2 kilometres... Read More.
Pakistani Telecom Company, Ufone celebrated its 18th anniversary at Ufone Tower, Islamabad, and in other offices across the country with great zeal. Eighteen years of commercial operations reaffirm Ufone’s commitment to ensure seamless communication for all its customers. The cake cutting ceremony was attended by the entire U Family, including the President and CEO Ufone, Rashid Khan, along with members of the executive management team. Employees participated in interactive activities which included a quiz competition and scrumptious refreshments. With a growing customer base every year, and excellent retention, Ufone has... Read More.
The National Bank of Pakistan (NBP), in continuation of the two MoU’s signed with Mobi Direct in August 2018 has now signed a final agreement enabling it to become a consortium member and settlement bank for Mobi Direct’s digital payment switch. As a consortium member National Bank of Pakistan will be able to use Mobi Direct payment processing and transactions switching infrastructure and shared agent network for promoting nationwide branchless banking services to provide real growth to unbanked segment of population. Under the signed agreement NBP will act as a... Read More.
The web browser titled ‘SalamWeb’ is a mobile and desktop browser which designed to deliver a friendly web experience for Muslims. The app includes messaging, news and other features. According to Hasni Zarina Mohamed Khan, the managing director at Salam Web, the app is mainly being used in Malaysia and Indonesia. “We want to make the internet a better place,” Hasni Zarina said. “We know the internet has the good and the bad, so SalamWeb offers you a tool to create this window that lets you go to the internet... Read More.
“People from 98 countries can take advantage of the business visa facility,” he said after a cabinet meeting. “The government has opened Pakistan to boost tourism in the country.” Tourists from 175 countries will be given e-visa facility, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said Thursday. The minister said that journalist visa for Pakistan will be made easy; adding that visa on arrival facility has also been made available. Chaudhry said that the people can apply for Pakistan’s visa online. Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the authorities to reduce the visa... Read More.
South African legend Graeme Smith, who has made his mark as an accomplished voice behind the mic since retiring from international cricket, will be making his HBL PSL commentary debut this year. A star-studded HBL PSL 2019 commentary panel including former South African captain Graeme Smith, former Australian batsman Matthew Hayden and former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja was unveiled . The trio joins world-famous commentators Danny Morrison, Michael Slater, Bazid Khan, Alan Wilkins and Kepler Wessels on a panel that is set to enthral viewers from around the world “Pakistan... Read More.
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will hold its first festival next week.The event will run from Feb. 5-9 in Egypt, under the theme “One Nation, A Diversity of Cultures, Palestine in the Heart,” the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Thursday. The festival’s opening ceremony will take place at Cairo Opera House, and will, according to the source, honor a number of “eminent Islamic figures who have made an impact on the Islamic world.” Twenty OIC member states have so far confirmed their participation in the festival, including... Read More.
British Airways has announced commencing flight operations in Pakistan from June British Airways has announced commencing flight operations in Pakistan from June as three flights will fly from Islamabad to London each week. A delegation of the British embassy along with officials of the British Airways met Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Overseas Pakistanis & Human Resource Development Zulfiqar Bukhari and exchanged views on matters of mutual interest. The airline officials thanked Bukhari for cooperation and also praised the facilities available at the Islamabad airport. The British delegation... Read More.
A number of governments have put Huawei under watch, fearing its technology could be used by Chinese spies but also because Huawei was able to build its presence in global tech sector by piggybacking on China’s “One Belt, One Road” (OBOR, or Belt and Road Initiative or BRI) in recent years. Last October, Huawei Marine, a joint venture between Huawei and the UK-based submarine communications firm Global Marine Systems, announced its Peace Cable project, a 12,000 km (7,456 miles) long underwater high-speed internet cable system linking Pakistan, South Africa, Kenya,... Read More.