PTA, Ericsson Join Hands ICT Projects

Ericsson Pakistan and PTA signed a statement of interest for prospective Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) initiatives to be carried out by both organizations.

PTA Chairman, Dr. Mohammed Yaseen, and Ericsson Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd President, Mr. Mohsen Tavakol, signed the statement.

The statement of interest was signed in relation to International Telecommunication Union (ITU) theme of ‘Better City, Better Life with ICTs’ for this year’s World Telecom and Information Society Day (WTISD).

According to the statement, both entities would announce “PTA-Ericsson Mobile Excellence Award” by July 2010. The objective of this award is to honor students who have developed the most innovative, user generated or professionally produced, content and/or application in the areas of entertainment, social networking/ online communities and location-based services.