Mobilink-Warid Merger Gets Final Approval From Islamabad High Court

VimpelCom, Global Telecom Holding (GTH), together with Warid Telecom Pakistan and Bank Alfalah (Dhabi Group shareholders), today received the approvals from Islamabad High Court to merge Pakistan Mobile Communications Limited (Mobilink) and Warid Telecom (Warid).

Earlier this year Mobilink and Warid had received approvals from Pakistan Telecom Authority, Competition Commission of Pakistan, Securities and Exchange Commission Pakistan, local and international creditors and State Bank of Pakistan.

Jean-Yves Charlier, Chief Executive Officer of VimpelCom, said:

“The High Court’s approval of the merger between Mobilink and Warid, confirms the creation of a world-class champion in Pakistan, and it marks another major step in VimpelCom’s transformation into a leading global technology group with the ambition to bring digital opportunities and experiences to a tenth of the world’s population.”

Chairman of Dhabi Group, His Highness Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan,  said:

“I am pleased to know that courts of Pakistan have approved the merger of Mobilink & Warid along with all pertinent regulatory approvals for consolidating the two businesses. This merger of is yet another landmark achieved, which will further accelerate advancements in  telecommunication sector in Pakistan. I am confident that the merged  company will continue to contribute significantly to Pakistan’s economy while providing its customers with the highest quality of telecom services.”

Aamir Ibrahim, CEO – Mobilink and Warid said:

“The approval from Islamabad High Court marks a major and absolute milestone in our bid to merge the two businesses. The Group’s new digital systems will enable faster roll-out of new local products and services, particularly in the areas of mobile entertainment, communication, the Internet of Things, and mobile financial services. Through this, Pakistan’s digital development will be elevated to the next level, further reducing the digital divide as we transform the merged company from a legacy telecom to a leading technology company.”

The merged company will serve over 51 million customers in Pakistan who will benefit from high-speed mobile telecommunications and a best-in-class digital mobile network through its state of the art 3G and LTE services.

  • راولپنڈی کے کچھ ایریا میں وارد سروسز موبیلنک پر ٹرانسفر کر دی گئی ہیں وارد لوڈ والوں کو سم ریپ لیس دی جا رہی ہیں

    • wrong khabar hay………..
      jahan warid kay signal nahe aian gay….wahan warid, mobilink ke roaming service istamal kary ga
      with FOC

    • Salam . Aon bhai kya sirf pindi shift hua ha ya isb bhi ? Sara warid shift ho gya mobilink towers pe ya jahan jisk signals strong hn wahan wo chal rha ha ? Aur kya mobilink k weak areas mn mobilink bhi warid k towers pe chalna start hua ha ??

      • Aon bhai abhi mn multan mn warid ka network select karta hn to register nhn hota . Aur warid mn network search karta hn to mobilink aata hi nhn balk warid 2 times aata ha . Ek warid pe register hota ha aur doosre pe nhn

        • Oppo K Mobile Par Bhi App Register Kar Sakty Hain Chahy Dono Warid Hon Ya Dono Mobilink Dono Par Register Kar Lain

          • Aon bhai mn warid aur mobilink dono pe 3g aur 4g ka active user hn. Mere pas dono networks pe dono services active hn . Par mobilink pe warid select nhn hota aur warid pe mobilink select nhn hota

            • Bhai Oppo K Mobile Ya Huawei Ki 4G Cloud Main SIM Daal Kar Aasi Se Ho Jati Ha Otherwise Wait Kar Lain Kuch Din

        • app islambad main na bhe hon to simply *443#
          dial kar kay free main 3g 0r 4g active karwa sakty hain
          kyun logon ko lamby kam pay laga rahy ho???

      • ابھی آپ وارد پر جاز کارڈ سے اور جاز پر وارد وارڈ سے لوڈ کر سکتے ہیں

  • Please make one thing clear; would we see both Warid and Jazz exist or just Mobilink will be available in future?

  • Using Mobilink 4G in Karachi, just clutch your new SIM Card which is 4G enable. Call 111 or 777 and ask them to activate 4G LTE on your number. Restart your phone and start using it. I am at abdullah Haroon road and getting speed of around 19-21 Mbps .. Enjoy

  • Already using high speed 3G and 4G services of ZONG ! With excellent packages and smooth services ❤?

        • بھائی او ایل ایکس سرچ کر لیں یا یو ٹیوب پر چند انلاک کی ویڈیو دیکھ لیں تو خود بھی کر سکتے ہیں مارکیٹ میں 200 لے کر آسانی سے انلاک کر دیتے ہیں

  • Adnan Shafaat Assalam-u-Alaikum. Welcome to Jazz Customer Care. How may I help you?

    Kashif bhai kch details leni thi

    warid mobilink k hawaly sy

    Adnan Shafaat Jee btaye.

    Kashif warid ki sim ko replace karwana pde ga kya?

    Adnan Shafaat Kis liye ?

    Kashif bhai meine internet per news pdhi he, k warid khatam ho gya he, aur warid ki sim ko ab jazz k office ja kr replace krwana hoga

    Adnan Shafaat Sir,
    abhi jazz se replace nahi karwa sakte, warid ki franchise se he replace
    karwa sakte hain, jaise he jazz office se hui to ap karwa sake ge

    Kashif meri warid ki sim per automatic warid k signals chlen ge?

    meri warid ki sim per automatic jazz k signals chlen ge?

    aur mein easy load apni warid ki sim per jazz ka krwaunga kya?

    Adnan Shafaat Abhi nahi.

    Process jari hai jaise he sab kuch available hoga to mumkin hai

    Kashif aesa kb se ho skta he sir

    Adnan Shafaat Jald he ho jayegaKashif ok,. thanks shukriaya apka

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