Posts filed under ‘SOP’

Pakistan- New SOP for issuance, activation of SIMs begins

The Pakistan Observer is reporting that the new Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) issued by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), requiring user verification before any SIM card is activated, has been officially implemented. Under the new SOP in order to obtain a new SIM card subscribers will first be required to provide a national identity card and complete a service agreement form. After this they will receive a non-activated SIM, and in order to activate it will be required to call a specified number from using the SIM and answer questions verifying the data they had provided. The new regulations have been introduced as the government and the regulator look to limit the use of mobile phones in anti-social activities.

Wireless Industry News

February 2, 2009 at 20:03 Leave a comment


Feeds

Email Newsletter

Recent Posts

May 2017
M T W T F S S
« May    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

Categories