Ten Sports launches sports programmes

KARACHI (PR): Ten Sports Pakistan held a lively upscale event on Tuesdayat the Marquee, Pearl Continental Hotel Karachi to celebrate the launch of its brand new sports programming lineup. The event marked Ten Sports as the exclusive providers for live streaming of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 which will be provided to online users free of charge.

This is the first time in Pakistan where a global broadcasting partner of ICC will be providing an opportunity to cricket lovers for having multi-screen accessibility with ball to ball coverage, live score cards and instant access over desktops, laptops, tablets and mobile phones by simply going online at www.tensports.com.

 The new programming lineup mainly includes live coverage of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, the ongoing prestigious European Football Championship, UEFA 2015 and a programming revamp for WWE RAW and Smackdown.

Seminar on Feed lot Fattening Farms in Punjab

lahore (Staff Reporter): Representatives from leading banks and potential investors from Punjab participated in a seminar today to discuss investment opportunities in feedlot fattening aimed at enhancing quality beef production in the province. The USAID funded PEEP and the PHDA collaborated in hosting the seminar. “Today’s seminar will give participants an opportunity to explore investment opportunities in Punjab’s livestock sector. The U.S. govt, through USAID’s Punjab Enabling Environment Project, is providing support for the livestock, dairy and horticulture sectors to help boost investment and create jobs,” stated U.S. Consul General Zachary Harkenrider while addressing the seminar participants.

Warid shifts from 2G to LTE

LAHORE (PR): Following the successful launch of its LTE services, Warid has become Pakistan’s first operator to progress directly from 2G to LTE technology. Along with this news, the company has another exciting announcement.   

Warid Telecom has taken an initiative in collaborating with Bank Alfalah Limited that will allow Warid customers (with Bank Alfalah credit cards) to purchase LTE-supported handsets, with 0pc markup and on a simple installment plan. This offer comes with LTE Mobile Internet Bundle absolutely free and applies to all the latest Samsung, Sony, Nokia and Huawei LTE-supported devices.

Warid subscribers can avail this offer with 8GB high speed monthly mobile internet bucket for up to 12 months, depending on their installment plan.

The latest smartphones can be bought from selected Warid Business Centers including iPhones that are exclusively available here. Customers can avail 5GB of free mobile internet per month for 3 to 6 months depending on the handset purchased.  In addition to these innovative offers, Warid has recently announced its partnership with ‘Daraz.pk’, an online shopping portal that delivers the latest smartphones. This initiative is aimed at making LTE-supported mobile devices conveniently accessible to Warid Telecom’s customers from the comfort of their home.

K-Electric extends bill payments due date

KARACHI (PR): K-Electric has extended the deadline for payments of electricity bills, which were due on 29th January to the new date of 30th January 2015.

All banks have been informed to accept the late payment without any penalty, said K-Electric’s spokesperson. He added that the reason for the extension was to facilitate the customers.  In-case any bank fails to accept the utility bill at a later date, consumers can register their complaints at the following email ID, which will be addressed immediately: dde@ke.com.pk