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Internet Service Providers Association of Pakistan (ISPAK) was formed in 1997 with an objective to provide a common and united platform for all the Internet Service Providers (ISPs) operating in the country where they can take up professional, infrastructural and regulatory issues and deal with national telecom regulator, i.e, PTA, national telecom infrastructure provider, i.e., PTCL, Ministry of Communications and other Governmental/Non Governmental organizations.


Internet Facts

updated: October, 2014
Internet users (estimated): 25 million
Mobile Internet users (EDGE/GPRS): 15 million
Broadband Internet Connections: 1.7 million (DSL, Wimax, HFC & Evo)
Cost of 2 Mbits IP Backbone connection: US$ 400 per month
Internet bandwidth to Pakistan: ~400 Gbps combined from PTCL and TWA
Operational ISPs: 50 (approx)
ISPs providing DSL services: 10
HFC Operators providing broadband Internet over cable: 5
Undersea cables connecting Pakistan to rest of world: Three with PTCL (, SMW3, SMW4 & IMEWE
One with TWA (
Domestic Fiber backbones: PTCL (
Wateen (
Mobilink (
Multinet (
Fiber to the Home (FTTH) Provider: Nayatel (
Domains Registered under .pk domain: ~ 30,000

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