Monday, August 23, 2004

1.8 Billion Rupees Only!!!

The daily times reports that: "The state-run Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited %28PTCL%29 has hired a Chinese firm to computerise its billing and customer care operations at the cost of Rs 1.8 billion. Officials at the company said the Chinese firm %97 ZTE Technologies %96 will be responsible to automate the whole system within 18 months and complete the task in accordance with international telecom standards."


KO said...

You would thing they were doing rocket science or something for 1.8billoin rs.

SQ said...

sigh... PTCL has been trying to fix their billing system since 1994-95, and have hired multiple foreign companies for it since then. All that money wasted for nothing.

Salman Siddiqui said...

yeah@rocket science. the amount of money these people are using is just retarded.