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Telenor gets 100% ownership of Tameer Bank

Tameer Bank is regarded as the country’s first and largest microfinance bank. The bank set operational back in 2005 is now 100% owned by one of the largest telecos of Pakistan, Telenor. Prior to that, 51 per cent of shares of the bank  were owned by the Norwegian telecommunication company Telenor, and now they have acquired the entire Tameer Bank. As mentioned above Tameer bank is the largest microfinace bank of the country. Back in 2009, Tameer Bank teamed up with Telenor to unveil their mutual product Easy Paisa, which turned out to be game changer in payment regarding methods in Pakistan. According to the sources, before the final acquisition by Telenor, 49 percent of the sharers where held by …

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How to Register PTCL Complaint Online?

In order to timely entertain the complaint and queries of its subscribers and general users, Pakistan Telecommunication Limited (PTCL) have launched an online complaint cell where anyone can lodge complaints regarding any service of the PTCL or any kind of hardness being faced by the users. The aim of providing online complaint service is to provide the customer better care and get the customer satisfaction in response. PTCL offering the online complaint service in order to get the objectives of resolving the issues of its customers on the timely basis and eliminate the customer wait time at the call centers or helpline calls for complaint registration. Method to Register PTCL Online Complaint Step 1: Go to the PTCL Online Complaint …

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PTCL 6 Weeks Summer Internship Program 2016: Online Registration & Procedure

PTCL has opened its usual six-week internship program that remains open throughout the year for the entire country. PTCL has started to accept the applications for its 6 Week Summer Internship Program. It is a good opportunity for those who want to explore and learn about the way of working of a modern day corporate sector. Here are the further answers of the basic questions regarding PTCL 6 Week Summer Internship Program 2016. Eligibility Criteria for PTCL Internship Program Age limit: 18 to 25 years on the date of closing of advertisement Must be graduates of business, finance, IT and engineering sector Minimum CGPA or percentage is 2.80 and 70% respectively Graduation year should be 2015 or 2016 Last Date …

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Uber teams up with Mobilink for Transportation Services

Just days after Uber has launched, the U.S. based transportation service has entered a strategic partnership with Mobilink to expand and enhance its services rightly. Mobilink is the leading telecos of Pakistan, whereas Uber is worldwide acknowledged transport service, their team up will brought some great changes in the field. The officials of both the companies at signing ceremony welcomed the move of getting in a strategic partnership. Azfar Manzoor, VP Business Services – Mobilink, stated, “Our partnership with Uber showcases our leadership in the provision of state of the art communication services to customers throughout the country.  We are thrilled to have joined hands with Uber in assisting them to cater to the transportation needs of our country through …

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Online Mobile Balance Recharge Facility for Users in Pakistan

It’s getting late and you have to make an urgent call, now its not a big deal for you as you can get your balance charge while resting at your luxuries, Kudos to Recharge.pk. The initiative is pulled off by the Megasoft (Pvt) Limited , who are in aim to provide information technology and e-Commerce collaborated services within Pakistan and even in abroad. For this initiative Megasoft teamed up with Tameer Bank for accepting online payments via credit and debit cards. The online mobile recharge facility is an easy task which can be simply done by getting it on to the www.recharge.pk, although for the first time you have to get your identity verification to avoid any risk of fraudulent …

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Easypaisa’s Easypay is a game changer as it allows NFC Payments

You might be hearing about revolution coming through the smartphones popularity all around, although smarthphones are not the only one to be credited with it as there are many other factors which are rapidly changing our life style. As mentioned above the rapid growth in smartphone users in Pakistan have allowed many other services to go live in Pakistan. Out of all of them, we can’t deny the fact that most priorly it has changed our payment methods. If you know what I mean, according to the official report upheld by State Bank of Pakistan, 39% of rise in mobile account users is being witnessed in first quarter of 2015. And the other thing which reveals that Pakistanis are changing …

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Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Release Date, Specifications and Price in Pakistan

As compare to other smartphones, Samsung has always fascinated the Pakistani smartphone users that’s why Samsung smartphone share in Pakistan market is higher than any other smartphone in Pakistan. Samsung has announced its two long-awaited flagship smartphones namely Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge and these are really impressive just like the tradition of the Samsung to always stun its fans. Last year Samsung launched the predecessor of the both smartphones simultaneously and this year the successors in the shape of S7 and S7 Edge are also going to launch collectively. You can surely make the comparisons of Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge with the latest Sony Xperia Z6, LG G5, and HTC One M10. Both sets …

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Dunya Media Group acquires World Call

In a latest update, Dunya Media Group owned by Mian Amer Mehmood has acquired 70% of shares of World Call, the official words over this are still to come although reliable sources have told about Dunya Media Group to start another endeavor. The owner of Dunya Media Group also holds the largest Colleges chain in Pakistan, and acquiring World Call gestures about showing versatility in the field. Hereby, sources also told that official setup of Dunya Media Group have taken place, even the singing has also taken place, although the publicization of this will be made after getting approval from the regulatory authorities in Pakistan. The experts were also of the opinion that Omantel, which is the leading service provider …

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NADRA closes its Online CNIC Service within the country

The initiative of Online service providing by NADRA was pulled off last year in August and up the latest this service has been closed for the Pakistanis residing nationwide. The intention behind this innovative step was to facilitate the residents within the country and outside the country, and allow them to get the online CNIC issuance and renewal service while resting at their homes. Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan inaugurated this service which also gestured about a bold step towards a digital Pakistan. On the other hand, this initiative was perceived well within the masses as this avoids citizens to wait for long time in queues for their turn. If you would have got your CNIC issuance or renewal, …

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Zong gives Double Volume for Internet Only SIMs

Zong is one of the rapidly growing cellular service providers in Pakistan, with just several years of its inception in Pakistan it can now be counted as one of the most successful telecos of Pakistan. In battle to be the best, every cellular service provider brings some new innovation to the industry, although the inventiveness always not assures your success but it creates more chances of leaving your competitors behind. The other thing which boosts these providers is their intention of giving relief and providing more and more to your customers. Following these crucial steps of Telecom Industry, Zong who previously introduced the Internet Only SIM’s in Pakistan, have now brought Double Volume Bundle for Internet Only SIM’s on the …

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Zong Doubles the Volume Bundles for Internet Only SIMs

Zong who has the record of being the Pakistan first 3G and 4G service provider has now doubled the volume for its Internet-only SIM. Now the Internet SIM holders of the Zong can enjoy the double volume on their existing packages. However, before going further, it is worth to mention here that this Double Volume Offer is on the three bundles of the Zong Internet SIMs only and will remain active till February 29th, 2015. The super fast 4G Internet SIM will provide the users with a new level of browsing experience on all the 3G and 4G internet compatible devices. The Internet only SIMs of the Zong can be used on all 3G and 4G compatible device either it …

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Telenor Offers Best Deals and 50% Discount on 3G Smartphones

Telenor has placed its 3G smartphone on the shelf of 50% discount. Those who are looking for purchasing the 3G smartphone of the Telenor will now be able to get 50% discount on the Telenor smartphone. However, this 50% discount will be available on the second handset purchases by the customer. That means if you are looking for one smartphone only then you will be not offered with discount until you go for another smartphone as well and then the 50% discount will be offered on the second smartphone. Moreover, the customer has also required to purchases the smartphone of the same model. In a case of purchasing two different model, the customer will be not given the offer of …

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Ufone Launched UWatch Alongwith Child Tracking Application

Keeping the tradition of innovation alive, Ufone has introduced the first time in Pakistan a child tracking watch named UWatch to keep an eye on the child. UWatch that can be said as a nearly equal to smartwatch basically connects with the smartphone and then enable the parents to track the child by that it will provide via deploying its state-of-the-art tracking technology. There are various other functions this watch as well regarding rime, date and alarm system. The battery timing of this watch is up to two days. Price of UWatch with Annual Subscription Charges: The one time price of UWatch is Rs. 6,999 while the annual subscription charges are Rs. 3,000 in which tracking, minutes, SMS, and MBs …

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Huawei Mate 8 Launched in Pakistan; Price, Specs and Pics

After the successful launching of Honor smartphones in Pakistan, Huawei has launched its another efficient and powerful flagship smartphone with new style of business in Pakistan. It is the recently launched handset of the Huawei named Mate 8 that is now available in Pakistan against price of Rs. 60,000. The new stunning design with a whole new level along with the FHD display is doing well in the mobile market. Huawei has introduced various variations in Mate 8 either it is its ultra slim design or the new advanced fingerprint sensor. Everything in the brand new Huawei Mate 8 in addition to being perfect is faster and most reliable. Then the addition of the sleek aluminum unibody design has made …

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First time in Pakistan: Mobilink Introduces HD Voice Calling for 3G Customers

Mobilink has launched the HD Voice Calling services for its 3G customers announced by the Mobilink via a press releases. According to press releases hereby issued by the Mobilink Public Relation Department, the HD Voice Calling is activated by the Mobilink for all its customers who are on the 3G network. However, only those customers will enjoy this great service that have a smartphone supported for the HD Voice Calling option. Moreover, for a two way better voice communication, the other person is also required to have a 3G enabled smartphone that must be capable in supporting the HD voice calling system. The next big thing is here! Make your calls clearer & more enjoyable as Mobilink introduces HD Voice …

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Mobilink initiates HD Voice Calling nationwide

The Number 1 3G telco of Pakistan has once again proved the actual reason of staying on number 1, as the VimpelCom brainchild is a way ahead then the other cellular service providers in Pakistan, when it comes to 3G services and the new innovative services. Here it should be also kept mentioned that the other point which makes Mobilink superior is the vast coverage, as it is always been the first to show its presence even in the rural areas. In a latest bid, to make it more comfortable and convenient for its customers, Mobilink has officially kicked off their HD voice calling services nationwide. Here it should be mentioned that from last quarter of  2015, Mobilink was experimenting …

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Best Social Media Management Apps 2016

Social media management applications are those applications that assists the users in maintaining their social media accounts, projects, markets and much more. By using these apps, almost all tasks related to social media channels like posting, commenting, publishing, etc. comes at centralized platform. The aim of these kind of applications is to enable the users to maintain the connection and enhance the engagement with users. Following are the best social media management apps 2015. Buffer Buffer is the simple and powerful way for managing your social media accounts. Buffer is for those social media managers and marketers who have to publish their post regularly on various social media platforms. By using Buffer they can schedule their posts for all supported …

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Snapshot Of Pakistan Telecommunication Policy 2015-2016 by MoIT

As a milestone development for future years development and growth ICT as well as Telecommunications Industry of Pakistan the Economic Coordination Committee has authorized the Telecommunications Policy 2015 during its gathering held on 11th December 2015 under the provision of Section 8 of Pakistan Telecommunication (Re-organization) Act, 1996 (Amended 2006). Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication on 18th January 2016 officially introduced the “Telecommunication Policy 2015”, that was authorized by the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) last month Telecommunications providers named a policy as a landmark and switch for the field advancement; however, they connected it with the situation of execution. They appreciated the policy and termed it that it will open new doors of growth and expansion. Jeffrey Hedberg, CEO …

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New PTCL Broadband Packages 2016

PTCL is currently offering six broadband packages in year 2016. Under this six broadband packages, PTCL is providing high speed internet bandwidth to all its users. These six packages are Lagataar Offer, High Speed Broadband, Broadband Packages, Power Pack, Broadband Static IP, PTCL Videocon, PTCL Smart Spot (Wi-Fi) and USB Wi-Fi Adapter. Make it clear that these packages are simple broadband internet packages not the wireless broadband packages. Here is the detail for all these packages, prices and the procedure for avail. Lagataar Offer Price Freedom Plus Package charges: Rs. 999/- per month Smart TV Package charges: Rs. 449/- per month DSL 4Mbps Triple Play Bundle Package Charges: Rs. 2250/- Per month How to Purchase To subscribe to PTCL broadband …

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Ufone Internet Mobile Settings for GPRS and MMS Configuration

The procedure for getting mobile settings for GPRS and MMS configuration in case of Ufone is little different from other cellular operators in Pakistan. Just like other cellular companies, Ufone has a system for getting GPRS and MMS settings by calling at the Ufone Helpline Number 333. However, it is its manual system that is entirely different from other cellular companies. Unlike other cellular companies, Ufone provides the mobile setting for GPRS and MMS configuration in case of each handset separately. The users of Ufone can get the internet mobile settings for GPRS and MMS configuration for the following handsets and operating systems. Nokia Sony Ericson Samsung Ufone (Huawei) Android iPhone Motorola China Made Handsets The process for getting internet …

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iTube Alternatives – 10 Apps like iTube

iTube is an application for downloading YouTube videos and managing the playlists of YouTube videos. This application lets the iOS and Android smartphone users to manage their YouTube media content in playlists, watch in offline and even bookmark the videos as well. The best about iTube is that in addition to providing the service of streaming YouTube videos, the users can also play the top hundred songs or top hundred from different genres or both. The best about iTube is that in addition to streaming videos directly from the YouTube, the users can watch the videos in offline mode as well. Below are the ten those apps that can be used as an alternative of iTube. 1. Musi Musi is …

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EasyPaisa Mobile Installment Plan for Samsung, Qmobile and Nokia Phones

 The demand of the 3G network is increasing day by day, the enormous increasing  need of 3G coverage is pushing telco networks to stretch them as they can, therefore, telecom companies are keen to captivate the more and more customers. There is always a competition between the economical packages and smartphone gadgets to attain the attention of the masses, this ongoing rivalry between the companies urges them to facilitate public as much as they can. So, telecom operators are eager to capture the market and take advantage of the opportunities. Some of the initiatives taken by the companies are: Ufone’s 3G-enabled, U5 smartphone and Zong 4G LTE supported smartphone of its own. Moreover, they are planning a case in which …

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Nokia Soft and Hard Reset Codes for All Sets

Soft and hard resent in Nokia phones through codes or short keys actually restores the factory settings but these erases all personal content including application purchased, downloaded and installed by the users on their device. Normally the factory settings can be restored by simply from the settings of any device. Note: To perform the rest first backup all of your data installed on the internal memory. If you failed in saving your internal data, then all of your downloaded content, ringtones, applications, and contacts. However, it doesn’t delete data stored on the SD card and SIM card. The soft code for resetting any Nokia phone is almost same for all models and that is dialing *#7370# from the phone. It …

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Telenor introduces Internet Easyload Service

Telenor Pakistan, undoubtedly have the largest internet users nationwide and their Internet initiatives are also somewhat behind their success. The Norwegian based company has the strong hold in different global markets and is recognized as one the largest Telecos globally. Telenor has yet introduced another initiative, called Internet Easyload Service, which allows customers to get balance simply via Easyload and get it just dedicated for their internet usage. The other thing about this account is that you can neither take amount back from your internet dedicated balance and nor you can avail this by sharing or getting a card recharge. Simply, you just have to charge your Internet Easyload, the very same way as you previously get the simple Easyload …

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Telenor Internet Mobile Settings for GPRS and MMS Configuration

The customers of Telenor can configure their handset for all type of internet services, GPRS and MMS. To receive the internet services directly from the customer care center of Telenor, they are required to SMS internet to 131 following which they will receive the internet settings. The process to configure the handset settings for GPRS/WAP and MMS is also very simple. These can be performed either by way of Telenor Prepaid Website or through call center. The process for both are: Configure Handset Settings for GPRS and MMS via Telenor Prepaid Website: First logon to the Talkshawk website at www.telenor.com.pk Move to handset settings page Select desired handset model > Model Type > Desired Settings and now save the settings …

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