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mobile phone

A portable telephone with wireless service from a cellular carrier. See cellphone, smartphone and mobile website.
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In a recent meeting of the Senate Standing Committee, it was revealed that over 47,000 international travellers' data had been misused for illegal registration of mobile phones through the DIRBS.
Aasif said the wing had arrested eight people involved in registering the smuggled mobile phones by using the passport number of Umra pilgrims and made a list of 52 travel agents and mobile phone shop owners allegedly involved in registration of smuggled phones.
The regulatory duty on import of mobile phones valuing up to $30 charged at a flat rate of Rs180 per set as against the earlier Rs250, while it charged at the rate of Rs18,500 on import of mobile phones valuing more than $500 per set.
'We, all Pakistan mobile phone association office bearers, are in contact with the government and we have requested the government that easy system should be introduced for the import of mobile phones.' If our demands are not catered millions of traders will be deprived of their bread and butter.' Babar Mahmood thanked the minister for revenue Hamad Azhar for his efforts to resolve their issues.
According to District Central SSP Arif Aslam Rao, law enforcement officials had decided to conduct a raid after receiving complaints regarding the sale of stolen and snatched mobile phones at the market located in the Sakhi Hasan area of the metropolis.
'We normally see mobile phones with our children, but they cannot connect to any network when they come home,' Nyakio said.
These are devices that are not registered with the Global System for Mobile Association (GSMA) and may be mass produced by manufacturers who do not comply with international standards of production, resulting in the infiltration in the market of counterfeit, possibly hazardous, mobile phones.
Mobile Phone Cases And Covers Market: Global Industry Analysis 2012 -- 2016 and Opportunity Assessment; 2017 -- 2027
It needs to be mention here that a number of pre owned and renovated mobile phones that are being smuggled into the country, by means of various channels will be blocked through Device Identification, Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS) mechanism.
Yet when they enter the classroom, there is more often than not the prediction - or, in fact, the absolute requirement - that mobile phones be switched off, or at least not used during a class.
All mobile phones made or imported to Kazakhstan in use are subject to registration.
We and others believe that mobile phones improve the quality, rapidity, and efficiency of communication in health care settings and, therefore, improve the management of patients.