VimpelCom, a parent company of Mobilink, and the Abu Dhabi Group of Warid telecom, are in final stages on a deal for a merge of two networks in early 2016.
Warid telecom Pakistan have announced on their website that their Apna Shehar Offer, Daily/Weekly SMS bundles and FnF Offers will not be available for use during EID days. Other bundles such as monthly will continue to work. It is for all Warid customers.
Ufone 3G Coverage: Ufone customers can dial *3344# from their phones. They will receive SMS shortly which will tell them whether they are in 3G coverage area or not. Read more about Check 3G 4G LTE Coverage of Zong Telenor Mobilink Warid Ufone …
PTA (Pakistan telecommunication authority) have decided to block SMS service of those mobile connections which send more than 200 SMS in the duration of 15 minutes, to stop Spam and illegal marketing unwanted SMS messages. Read more about Outgoing SMS Blockage Upon Sending More than 200 SMS …
Peshawar High Court said that cellular companies will be held responsible if illegal sims are used by criminals or terrorists. Companies will have to pay the victims. Read more about Court: Companies will pay the victims if illegal sims are used by terrorists …
PTA have asked all cellular operators to stop all kind of SMS and Voice bundle offers. Offers such as daily, hourly, weekly, monthly etc. PTA have asked all operators to stop offering packages till 2nd September 2013. update: telecom operators said that PTA is asking to block only chatrooms like services.
Pakistani telecom providers are deciding to stop offering bundle offers on Eid days.
Pakistani telecom providers say that on special days calling and SMS bundles increase network traffic causing network outage and filling the network traffic handling capacity.
Networks could stop hourly, night, day and other calls and SMS bundles 8th of August to 12 August. (these are EidulFitr days)
Read more about Pak telecom operators to stop discounted offers during Eid days …
- No special offers, just advertising old Ramadan services such as Sehr, Iftar and Namaz timings alerts. While busy with some Ramadan prize schemes to empty pockets of their customers.
- No Ramadan offers, not even a single Ramadan message on their website.
- 200 talk minutes for calls to Ufone, PTCL and Vfone customers from your Ufone in 6Rs+tax from Sehar to Iftar (3am to 7pm). Offer is for tension free basic Ufone prepaid package customers. Offer will continue till 25th of Ramadan. Activation string *6161#