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TikTok makes a comeback in Pakistan

Pakistan’s telecom regulator restored TikTok’s operations ten days after blocking the app, following assurances from …

Pakistan bans TikTok over immoral content claims

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) blocked the use of TikTok, explaining the social media app …

Pakistan bans dating, live streaming apps

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) pulled the plug on five dating and live streaming apps, …

Pakistan adds to TikTok woes with content warning

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) heaped pressure on TikTok, issuing a warning over its continued …

Jazzcash taps Mastercard for digital payments

Veon-owned Pakistan mobile wallet Jazzcash partnered Mastercard to expand the range of payment services available …

Probe underway into $3.3M fraud at Telenor bank

Several employees at Telenor’s Pakistan-based Microfinance Bank were accused of helping scam the operation out …

IMF hails mobile money growth in Asia

Mobile money has made rapid strides in Asia over the past five years, with the …

Pakistan high court clamps down on mobile taxes

Pakistan’s Supreme Court suspended what it called “exorbitant tax deductions” on prepaid mobile top-up cards …

Telenor sells stake in mobile money subsidiary

Telenor announced a deal worth $184.5 million to sell a 45 per cent stake in …

Pakistan 3G, 4G penetration accelerates

Pakistan’s mobile internet penetration continued a steady climb through July and August, though the bulk …