Warid launches LTE service in Peshawar, First 5 Days are Free

Warid’s 4G LTE service has now finally made its way to Peshawar. Now users can enjoy 5GB LTE internet in 100 rupees month or 1GB in 50 rupees per month. However for the first 5 days service will be free (limited to 1GB only). How to subscribe: Dial *522# For Monthly LTE Bundle: SMS LTE<space>MP […]

Mobilink Announces to combine business with Warid Telecom

VimpelCom and Global Telecom Holding, the parent companies of Mobilink have announced today to combine business with Warid Telecom. The merger of Pakistan Mobile Communications Limited (“Mobilink”) and Warid Telecom (Private) Limited (“Warid”) will see the combined entity serving 45 million customers. The transaction is the first merger in the mobile telecommunications sector in Pakistan. […]

Warid brings Free Social Suite, but it’s not actually Free

Following the footsteps of other telcos, Warid has also started offering free social services. This includes Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp ─ so now Warid customers can use these social media services free of cost on their smartphones. But is it really free? The answer is No! How to get this offer: The free social suite […]

Warid Ramadan Offer, 100 on-net minutes and SMS from 7am till 7pm

Warid has recently launched Ramadan Offer for its prepaid and Glow customers. This offer is advertised as “Unlimited on-net calls & SMS” from 7am to 7pm daily at a price of Rs. 7+tax per day. However the word unlimited has a limit of 100 on-net minutes and 100 local SMS. How to Subscribe this offer: […]

Mobilink, Ufone, Telenor & Zong submit bids for 3G/4G Spectrum Auction

PTA has received four bids for spectrum auction for 3G & 4G license auction till the deadline as per the details, procedure, requirements and criteria laid down in the Information Memorandum (IM). Four existing Cellular Mobile Operators (CMOs) ie. China Mobile, PTML (UFone), Mobilink and Telenor Pakistan submitted their bids while Warid did not participate. […]

PTCL (Etisalat) confirms its interest in Warid Telecom acquisition

Warid Telecom, which started its operations 8 years ago in Pakistan has been put on the block by Abu Dhabi Group in a sale likely to fetch up to $1 billion. Currently Warid Telecom has the minimum number of customers and stands on number 5 in terms of revenue. Media reports from the past month […]

Warid Introduced International GPRS roaming for Prepaid customers

Warid Telecom has recently introduced International GPRS roaming service for its prepaid customers. Now with voice and SMS services, customers can also use GPRS while roaming in the specified destinations. Though the service is very costly but can help you at the time of emergency. The International Roaming service is currently available in Saudi Arabia […]

It’s time to bring out the BIG guns, Ascend Mate Review and Hands-on

Recently Huawei introduced its first phablet Ascend Mate in Pakistan with a reasonable price tag of Rs 38,000. Just in case if you don’t know, a phablet is actually a smartphone but with a big screen like a tablet and Ascend mate got a 6.1″ big screen. Thanks to our friends at Huawei for lending […]

Warid SMS delivery reports are back, ain’t free anymore

When every other telecom company in Pakistan started charging for SMS delivery reports, Warid was the only one providing this service for free. On May 21st Warid suspended the delivery reports due to some technical reason and told the customers that this service will be back soon. Well the SMS delivery reports on Warid are […]