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  • BTRC imposes two restrictions on GP

    The telecom regulator has imposed two new restrictions on Grameenphone. The move comes 16 months after it declared the country’s leading mobile phone operator a significant market power (SMP).
  • March was mean for MFS providers

    Given the need for social distancing and the push towards digital transactions to prevent the spread of the highly contagious coronavirus, one would have thought the mobile financial service sector would be having a bit of a purple patch.
  • Dream71 to develop video game for East Timor children

    Local software giant Dream71 Bangladesh is set to develop two educational videogames for East Timor, a Southeast Asian nation situated in the Pacific, a development that can be viewed as yet another feather in the cap to the country’s budding ICT sector.
  • Mobile operators caught in the cross-fire over SD hike rollout

    Mobile operators are in the most bewildering situation: they are caught in the middle of a misunderstanding in the interpretation of the law by the revenue authority and the telecom regulator.
  • Mobile Use Tax Hike: Users hurt, telcos irked

    Telecom companies and other stakeholders of the industry yesterday slammed the spike in supplementary duty on mobile data usage, calls and any service that requires a SIM card.