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Twitter continues to suspend accounts from Pakistan

December 5, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, December 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): Twitter has recently suspended accounts of number of Twitter users from Pakistan without any warning and on unsubstantiated grounds. PTA considers action of Twitter admin against set principles of freedom of speech. Social media users …

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PTA response to freedom house report on internet freedom

November 30, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 30, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has shared its concerns with Freedom House regarding its report “Freedom on the Net: The Crisis of Social Media” which carries misinformation and inaccuracies. PTA does not endorse the contents of …

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Illegal gateway exchange raided in Gujranwala

November 28, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 28, 2019 (PPI-OT): In its continuous efforts to curtail grey telephone trafficking, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Zonal Office, Lahore carried out a successful raid, in coordination with Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), in Gujranwala.

The raid was conducted at …

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Illegal gateway exchange raided in Gujranwala

November 28, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 28, 2019 (PPI-OT): In its continuous efforts to curtail grey telephone trafficking, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Zonal Office, Lahore carried out a successful raid, in coordination with Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), in Gujranwala.

The raid was conducted at …

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Illegal gateway exchange raided in Gujranwala

November 27, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 27, 2019 (PPI-OT): In its continuous efforts to curtail grey telephone trafficking, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Zonal Office, Lahore carried out a successful raid, in coordination with Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), in Gujranwala.

The raid was conducted at …

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Clarification on fake advertisement

November 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): PTA is aware of a false advertisement circulating via WhatsApp chat groups for users of a mobile operator. PTA clarifies that the aforementioned advertisement is fake and would urge the public to refrain from circulating …

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Facebook latest transparency report

November 19, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 19, 2019 (PPI-OT): Reference to Facebook’s latest transparency report quoted in some media sections, it is stated that the report confirms Pakistan Telecommunication Authority’s (PTA) efforts to protect social media and internet users from harmful content available online.…

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Indonesian delegation visits Pakistan Telecommunication Authority

November 15, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 15, 2019 (PPI-OT): A delegation from Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (KOMINFO), Indonesia visited Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Headquarters in Islamabad, and held an in-depth discussion on Device Identification, Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS).

The meeting was …

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Pakistan Telecommunication Authority conducts workshop on Network Performance Scoring and 5G Technology

November 8, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), in collaboration with Rohde and Schwarz Pakistan, organized a two-day training workshop on “Network Performance Scoring (NPS) and 5G Technology” at PTA Headquarters, Islamabad. The workshop was attended by PTA officers …

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Clarification

October 26, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 26, 2019 (PPI-OT): With regard to news appearing in certain section of media, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) wishes to clarify that in order to meet statutory and policy obligations, Telecom industry as per their license obligations was asked …

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Illegal gateway exchange raided in Faisalabad

October 17, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in its ongoing efforts in curtailing grey telephone trafficking carried out a successful raid, in coordination with Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), in Faisalabad.

The raid was conducted at Janjua Business Centre, …

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International Training Course on Unlocking Rural Mobile Coverage

October 17, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in collaboration with GSM Association (GSMA) organized one day Capacity Building training course on “Unlocking Rural Mobile Coverage” at PTA Headquarters, Islamabad.

The training course was attended by representatives from MoIT, …

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