use of mobile phone has depicted a sharp growth in Pakistan,
last two years. Last year it depicted a hundred per cent
growth pushing the number of connections to 1.8 million.
Despite the sharp growth the mobile phone penetration in the
country still remains much too low. However, the growth does
highlight the potential for growth of mobile phones
particularly with the induction of two more operators with
the planned deregulation of the PTCL. PAGE highlights the
benefits of developing a dependable and reliable
infrastructure not only for voice but also for data to
accommodate growing demand for value-added services.