telecom accompanied by IT sector is likely to attract $15
billion investment in the next few years. The World Bank
projects forthcoming investment around $8 to 10 billion,
while the local market players have their own assessment of
$5-8 billion in Pakistan telecom market.
If these projected figures were not exaggerated, this newly
emerged sector would certainly contribute significantly to
the economic growth besides lending a substantial support to
the exchequer as every call made through mobile phone
generates revenue in the form of taxes and duties.
for phenomenal growth, which promises a pleasant change in
social and economic life of a common man, however, goes to
the present team of the economic managers.