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SBP works on data warehousing project


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KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), is working on a data warehousing project which would provide required data on demand This was stated by Sultana Mehmood, head of the ebusiness section of the SBP at a talk show, organized by MARKiT under the Information Technology Commerce Network (ITCN) Asia-2002 held at Expo Centre here […]


Indus launches 24 hours news channel


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KARACHI-Indus Entertainment has started a new channel -‘Indus News’ on Friday. It is Pakistan’s first Independent round the clock news channel. The man behind Indus Entertainment Ghazanfar Ali is the pioneer of private productions and Indus Vision, the first independent satellite TV channel from Pakistan. The idea of an independent News channel was in the […]


PTCL introduces range of new value-added services, says chairman


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KARACHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Co Ltd (PTCL) has taken a number of measures to facilitate its customers, promotion of telecommunications and information technology and cellular industry in the country. The PTCL has also taken major policy initiatives, in line with the global trends for meeting the emerging demand, to change the direction of business by upgrading […]


Media urged to highlight rights abuses


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KARACHI: Appreciating the role of the print media in creating awareness about human rights in the country, speakers at an Arts Council seminar on Friday criticized successive governments in Pakistan for keeping the electronic media under strict control. The seminar, titled “Human rights and the role of the media”, was organized by the press and […]


Pakistan Telecommunication Company plans cut in Internet bandwidth rates


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ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Ltd is actively considering to introduce new technology, which may further reduce the bandwidth rates in order to popularise Information Technology in Pakistan. This was disclosed by Nooruddin Baqai, Member Business Development, PTCL. The Internet Service Providers would benefit from this new product, he added. He said that as per directive […]


PEMRA unable to issue TV licences before Dec


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ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) will not be able to issue even a single licence for private television channel due to non-completion of procedural formalities before the next civilian government is in place, it is reliably learnt. The PEMRA will require at least four months to complete the formalities, procedural and others, […]


Election Commission issues code of conduct for electronic media


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ISLAMABAD : The Election Commission on Thursday issued code of conduct for electronic media and directed the Pakistan Television Corporation and Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation to observe it in letter and spirit. A meeting of the Election Commission was held here. Former Chief Justice Irshad Hassan Khan, Chief Election Commissioner of Pakistan presided over the meeting. […]


Pakistan Telecommunication Company earns Rs 19 billion net profit during 2001-02


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ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has earned a net profit of over Rs 19 billion during fiscal year 2001-02 as against Rs 18 billion profit last yearn In an interview with APP here Wednesday, Chairman PTCL, Akhtar A. Bajwa said the total gross revenue of PTCL is about Rs 67 billion with the pre-tax […]


Perma cancels licenses of five Cable Operators


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Islamabad: The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Perma) has cancelled the licenses of five cable operators for showing banned channels. The operators whose licenses have been cancelled include. The operators whose licenses have been cancelled include: Shabana Cable Network, Sheikupur; Sabah Cable Network, Lahore; Marhaba Entertainment Cable Network, Karachi; Welkan Cable Network, Islamabad and Danish […]


EC formulating code of conduct for electronic media


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ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan has started formulating a Code of Conduct for the state-controlled electronic media under which every political party would be given share in time to reach to the public. EC sources told Dawn that the details of the code would be unveiled after the lifting of ban on political activities. […]


PTA, PTCL accused of harassing SAMW


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KARACHI : The South Asian Media Wise has denied allegations of illegal voiceover Internet protocol termination. In a press release issued on Wednesday, SAMW said a team of the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority and the Pakistan Telecommunication Company officials was handed over access to the servers. The team members looked at the configuration and the SAMW […]


Media owners barred from private TV, radio channels


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ISLAMABAD- Non-Pakistanis and Pakistanis who own a newspaper or magazine or run a radio, television or cable network or an advertising agency will not be given a license to run a private television, radio or cable channel. To run a private television or radio channel, the eligible operator will not only have to obtain a […]


PTV to launch separate news channel


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KARACHI- Pakistan Television plans to launch a separate news and current affairs channel, PTV World, that will operate independently and telecast newsworthy items, said Federal Minister of Information Nisar A. Memon. He said from July 24 PTV World, which was watched in around 40 countries, would have a separate news bulletin daily at 10pm. PTV […]


PEMRA to expand cable network on modern lines


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PESHAWAR- Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) is mulling to expand the cable network on modern lines, said chairman of the PEMRA, Mian Javed. He was addressing a meeting of members of the Frontier Cable Network Association here. He said the authority would give due considerations to the views of the cable network owners and […]