Oct 13

PTCL One-Year Internship Program 2013

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PTCL One-Year Internship Program 2013

The country’s largest integrated telecommunications company is opening its doors to bring you a spectacular learning and professional development opportunity. After successfull graduation of 500 interns in various discipline in first batch. Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) now offers one-year internships to energetic, ambitious and qualified youth for the second time.
Features & Benefits:

  1. Hands-on experience of thriving business operations & practices
  2. Attractive stipends
  3. Live projects, extensive coaching & career counseling
  4. Exposure to cuting-edge ICTs & platforms
  5. Development of professional skills & competencies
  6. Access to a dynamic corporate environment & culture
  7. Interaction & engagement with acclaimed industry leaders

Last Date for Application Submission :

Wednesday, 23rd October 2013

 Online Reg
Information Technology (IT) MCS, BCS (Hons), BIT (Hons), BBA-IT Business Administration

MBA (HR/ Marketing), BBA (Hons)

Finance & Accounting

MBA (Finance), M.Com, B.Com (Hons), ICMA, CA Inter or 16 years equivalent degree/ Qualification in

(Accounts/ Finance/ Commerce) fields


BE/BS Engineering (Electrical, Electronics, Telecom, Computers)

Diploma Holders

DAE (Electrical, Electronics, Telecom, Computers) or B-Tech


Minimum criteria would be CGPA 2.80/70% aggregate for Business, IT Graduates & Engineers

Minimum 60% aggregate for Diploma holders or B-tech

Age limit 18-25 years

Study completion year should be 2012-13. Candidates completed their education before 2012 are not

eligible to apply.


The internship opportunities are available all over Pakistan.

Mar 14

How To Change DNS PTCL Blocked Torrents In Pakistan

How to Bypass Blocked Torrent By PTCLYesterday we heard about torrent downloading issue. Some people are saying that PTCL (Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited) has blocked torrent downloading in Pakistan. There is no need to change the DNS server. It makes no difference, torrents would remain blocked. If you guys do not beleive then i have shared a method to change DNS server for Windows/MacOS X/Linux etc. We came to know that PTCL will unblock torrents as soon as early, may be in this weak

Microsoft Windows

DNS settings are specified in the TCP/IP Properties window for the selected network connection.

Changing DNS server settings on Microsoft Windows 7/Windows 8

  1. Go the Control Panel.
  2. Click Network and Internet, then Network and Sharing Center, and click Change adapter settings.
  3. Select the connection for which you want to configure Google Public DNS. For example:
  4. To change the settings for an Ethernet connection, right-click Local Area Connection, and click Properties.
  5. To change the settings for a wireless connection, right-click Wireless Network Connection, and click Properties.
  6. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
  7. Select the Networking tab. Under This connection uses the following items, select Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) or Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6) and then click Properties.
  8. Click Advanced and select the DNS tab. If there are any DNS server IP addresses listed there, write them down for future reference, and remove them from this window.
  9. Click OK.
  10. Select Use the following DNS server addresses. If there are any IP addresses listed in the Preferred DNS server or Alternate DNS server, write them down for future reference.
  11. Replace those addresses with the IP addresses of the Google DNS servers:
  12. For IPv4: and/or
  13. For IPv6: 2001:4860:4860::8888 and/or 2001:4860:4860::8844
  14. Restart the connection you selected in step 3.
  15. Test that your setup is working correctly; see Testing your new settings below.
  16. Repeat the procedure for additional network connections you want to change.

Mac OS X

DNS settings are specified in the Network window.

Changing DNS server settings on Mac OS 10.5


In most modern Linux distributions, DNS settings are configured through Network Manager.

Changing DNS server settings on Ubuntu

  1. In the System menu, click Preferences, then click Network Connections.
  2. Select the connection for which you want to configure Google Public DNS. For example:
  3. To change the settings for an Ethernet connection, select the Wired tab, then select your network interface in the list. It is usually called eth0.
  4. To change the settings for a wireless connection, select the Wireless tab, then select the appropriate wireless network.
  5. Click Edit, and in the window that appears, select the IPv4 Settings or IPv6 Settings tab.
  6. If the selected method is Automatic (DHCP), open the dropdown and select Automatic (DHCP) addresses only instead. If the method is set to something else, do not change it.
  7. In the DNS servers field, enter the Google Public DNS IP addresses, separated by a space:
  8. For IPv4: and/or
  9. For IPv6: 2001:4860:4860::8888 and/or 2001:4860:4860::8844
  10. Click Apply to save the change. If you are prompted for a password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
  11. Test that your setup is working correctly; see Testing your new settings below.
  12. Repeat the procedure for additional network connections you want to change.
  13. If your distribution doesn’t use Network Manager, your DNS settings are specified in /etc/resolv.conf.

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Feb 19

Ufone, PTCL services disrupted in Sialkot, Gujrawala

PTCL UfoneLahore; Customers of Ufone and PTCL have not been getting services of telephony and broadband in central cities due to technical fault in the network.

The telephony and broadband services of Ufone and PTCL has been disrupted in central cities for many hours from Monday’s evening to Tuesday’s morning due to optic fiber cut.

Sources in the PTCL said that optic fiber has been reported disconnected between the cities of Gujrawala and Sialkot which caused outage of mobile phone, landline, broadband services of Ufone and PTCL.

There was a total blackout of the Ufone services in 55 destinations covered by cellular sites after the backup support from PTCL network was stopped by optic fiber hit by severe damages.

Besides services rendered by PTCL such as landline, broadband and smart tv had been stopped for many hours in different areas.

The technical teams have been deployed to repair the damages of optic fiber and the services will be hopefully restored with the restoration of network, sources said.

Oct 07

PTCL celebrates 100,000 Broadband DSL customers in Gujranwala

Gujranwala:Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) Gujranwala Region arranged special celebrations to mark the milestone of first 100,000 Broadband users in the region.ptcl

Mr. Walid Irshaid President & CEO PTCL and senior management specially travelled to Gujranwala to join and felicitate the regional teams who have worked hard to achieve this milestone.

To mark the occasion, a colorful ceremony was held at PTCL Regional offices in Gujranwala. PTCL SEVP Commercial, Naveed Saeed; SEVP HR, Syed Mazhar Hussain; CTO Muhammad Nasarullah; SEVP Business Zone Central, Jamal Abdalla Al Suwaidi and other senior PTCL officials also attended the event.

PTCL senior management cut a specially designed cake at the occasion in the presence of a large number of PTCL’s retailers, business partners and national distributors.

With more than 1.2 million customers across Pakistan, PTCL Broadband is the fastest growing broadband internet service in the country.

“Telecommunications and IT are bringing encouraging economic dividends and inspiring lifestyle choices for the people across Pakistan”, said President & CEO PTCL, Walid Irshaid, speaking at the occasion. “PTCL passionately believes in creating innovative yet affordable ICT and telecom solutions that meet the needs of all segments of Pakistan’s society”

President & CEO PTCL, Walid Irshaid also awarded special Shields to Regional General Manager (RGM) Naeem Shahbaz ul Haq & General Manager (GM) Technical, Mazhar ul Hassan for their outstanding performance.

Certificates & Cheques were also awarded to Senior Business Managers and Mangers by SEVP Commercial, Naveed Saeed; CTO Muhammad Nasarullah and SEVP Business Zone Central, Jamal Abdalla Al Suwaidi.

Since its launch in 2007, PTCL Broadband has become a household name. Available in more than 1,100 cities and towns, PTCL Broadband is revolutionizing the way people connect, work and surf the surf the web.

Sep 01

PTCL offers unlimited nationwide calls

Islamabad: Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL), country’s leading telecommunications network, has launched an exciting new ‘Freedom Package’ for its PSTN customers offering the freedom to make unlimited nationwide calls from PTCL to PTCL and Vfone (On-Net). PTCL

PTCL has launched the ‘Freedom Packages’ keeping in view the evolving needs of its customers. All Broadband customers can now make nationwide calls (On-Net) for only Rs 250 extra, while standard broadband charges will apply. PTCL customers who only use its landline facility can benefit from this offer for Rs 499 per month.

Both the packages are applicable for New Telephone Connections while standard mobile and international calling charges will apply. The Freedom Unlimited package will also be applicable for Triple Play and Quad Play Customers. Existing subscribers can also opt in for the freedom package.

“PTCL differentiates itself from its competitors by going the extra mile for its customer”, said Senior Executive Vice President (SEVP) Commercial Naveed Saeed. “PTCL Freedom Package is a unique offer which has something for everyone”

“PTCL always brings the most innovative products and reliable services for its valued customers”, said Executive Vice President (EVP) Wire-line, Aasif Inam.

The package will replace the existing PSTN and Double Play packages. Only International Packages, Mobile Buckets and Double Up Unlimited Packages will continue to exist for Opt In.

With Freedom Packages, PTCL offers the most affordable local and long distance call rates with unmatched voice clarity and seamless Broadband Internet experience.