Following Lakson and World Call Group, Warid Telecom is going to start an English Daily Newspaper to support its business entities in Pakistan. A source familiar with the situation confirmed that parent group of Warid Telecom was planning for their existence in Pakistani Media for a long.
Source told that initially Dhabi Group had TV channel in their mind, however, feasibility and market trends led them to conclude with a daily newspaper; however its name is not revealed yet. Islamabad based English Newspaper will publish its first paper on December 25th, 2008, added our source.
Editor ‘The News’ for Rawalpindi, who was associated with Jang Group for last couple of decades, has been assigned the editorship for this upcoming paper.