4G in Pakistan

Posted on September 28, 2014  /  1 Comments

The rollout everyone is waiting for is from Reliance’s Jio Infocomm. The Ambanis tend to change the game.

But in the meanwhile, Zong has beaten Warid to announce a seven-city rollout in Pakistan

Dr. Fan said that Zong will inject 1 billion dollars in Pakistan over the span of three to four years. He said that his company aims to add 4,000 new cell sites to the network by year end. He explained that 4G, 3G and even 2G networks will be expanded over the time.

Zong’s CEO said that his company is committed to build the strongest digital ecosystem in the country to get the best out of next-gen mobile networks.

Dr. Fan revealed that Zong has already added 866,000 3G customers on its network.

On its first day of launch, Zong’s 4G network footprint spans around seven cities in the country with strongest network in Lahore where it is likely to face tough competition from Warid, another contender that has plans to start 4G LTE services with-in two weeks from now.


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