Archive for March, 2009

Buy a New Ufone SIM and Enjoy Free 100 Rs. Balance, 50 Minutes & 5000 SMS

Posted by 29 March, 2009 (12) Comment

Ufone Sales Promotion Offer

Ufone is running a sales promotion which offers new Ufone subscribers Free Balance, Minutes and Thousands of Free SMS. On every new SIM, user will get 100 Rs. free balance, and after using an additional 50 Rs. user will get 50 minutes free of charge. That’s not it. On further usage of Rs. 100 gets a user 5000 SMS.

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Zong Deactivates SMS Delivery Confirmation Facility?

Posted by 28 March, 2009 (3) Comment

Zong LogoSome of my friends and my readers who are Zong subscribers complained that they are no more receiving SMS delivery confirmation message. After the daily SMS Bundle Packages introduced by different Mobile Operators, they seem to fail to control the load on network. The subscribers are not happy with the situation and find it very irritating as they can not come to know whether their messages are delivered or not and it may cost a life.

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Mobilink Jazz Takes Back Daily SMS Bundle Offer

Posted by 27 March, 2009 (27) Comment

bundle-offer-noMobilink started its daily SMS bundle offer a while ago which allowed its subscribers to send 500 SMS per day charging a nominal price of Rs. 3.38 (Inclusive all taxes) but due to heavy load on network, Jazz took back the offer and no more offering the daily package.

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METRO Cash & Carry Now in Karachi

Posted by 26 March, 2009 (30) Comment

Metro Cash & CarryAfter successful launch in Lahore, Islamabad, and Faisalabad, METRO Cash & Carry Pakistan now opens it wholesale center in Karachi. Currently, with 5 wholesale center in Pakistan (Two in Lahore, One is Islamabad, One in Faisalabad) METRO Cash & Carry is continuing its expansion strategy in Pakistan.

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Warid Offers 60 Paisas Per 30 Seconds – Price War Continues

Posted by 24 March, 2009 (2) Comment


After Zong, Jazz, and Ufone, now Warid Prepaid (Zem) has come up with so far lowest call rates to all networks for as low as 60  paisas + Tax  for 30 seconds or Rs. 1.2 + Tax per minute from 9 AM to 5 PM. Calls to Warid network after 5 PM will be charges as 60 Paisas + Tax whereas calls to all other networks will b charged Rs. 1.7/- + Tax per minute. Friends and Family offer is not available with this package. If you already have FnF in your list, charges of on-net as per time will apply.

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PTCL Broadband Doubled Up Speed on Pakistan Day [Official Announcement]

Posted by 23 March, 2009 (7) Comment

ptcl broadband doubled up speed

Recently, many of the PTCL Broadband users experienced the increase in their Internet speed but it was not obvious that whether it is a glitch on PTCL Broadband part of they are in fact increasing the Internet speed for all users. But PTCL Broadband has officially announced the new tariff of broadband on Pakistan Day (23rd March).

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Mobilink Declares 12 Percent Growth in Revenue

Posted by 23 March, 2009 (1) Comment

mobilink1Mobilink, a part of Orascom Telecom Holding (OTH) and pioneer of GSM Services in Pakistan recently registered a growth of 12 percent in revenue hitting Rs. 86 Billion. The Earning Before Interest Taxation Depreciation and Amortization (EBITDA) reached Rs. 29.5 Billion which is 2.5 percent higher then the year 2007.

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Officials of China Mobile Meet President Zardari

Posted by 23 March, 2009 (2) Comment

chinamobilelogo_1Islamabad [Thursday 19, 2009]: Co-Chairman of China Mobile Zhang ChunJiang met President Zardari and a discussion had been held regarding the current investment and future potential areas. Secretary IT and Telecom Hifz ur Rehman and Chinese Ambassador in Islamabad Luo Zhaohui and other officials of China Mobile were also present in the discussion.

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History of the Internet

Posted by 19 March, 2009 (2) Comment

History of the History

We are living in a modern era and most of them have seen Internet in a developed shape and I am sure most of us didn’t even bother to know  where this technology started from including me. I am working on a project related to Internet History and learned a lot of things I never thought about.

In our daily lives, we use Internet to get information about almost everything and not only to the social and business elite, but to the entire world. In beginning no one even thought that it would grow that fast as it did in last decades. Internet concept was evolved after the 2nd world war but it took 12 years to generate an idea of having a web or network.

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Problem with Ufone SMS Packages Activation

Posted by 19 March, 2009 (15) Comment

Ufone LogoUfone is no more offering the message confirmation feature which in fact, is not appreciated by SMS lovers and even most of the mobile users. Ufone recently offered some attractive SMS bundle packages at very low price but now the network remains busy all the time. The purpose of taking back SMS confirmation feature was to control the load on server but they CLEARLY FAILED to do so.  Following are some common issues with Ufone SMS packages:

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