May 25, 2022
May 25, 2022
ICT

48% mobile phone customers in Bangladesh have a smartphone

Smartphone penetration in Bangladesh is fast approaching 50 per cent as the coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the adoption of digital technologies to work, study and find entertainment using smart devices.

May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022

ICT Division, World Bank to work jointly to build ICT infrastructure

The ICT Division and the World Bank will work jointly to build ICT infrastructure in Bangladesh to take the economic development to the next stage, said Junaid Kamal Ahmad, a vice president of the World Bank.

May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022
ICT

a2i set to enter digital innovations sector as agency, tech companies worry

The government’s a2i programme is set to become a full-fledged agency, entering the software and digital innovations industry as a government-subsidised player, but creating uncertainty for local tech companies.

May 10, 2022
May 10, 2022
ICT

Bangladesh to introduce virtual business platform for global investors: Palak

The government will introduce a platform to help the global investors virtually operate their business in Bangladesh, said Zunaid Ahmed Palak, state minister for ICT.

May 9, 2022
May 9, 2022
ICT

Internet users rise in March

The number of internet users in Bangladesh rose in March thanks to increased usage of both mobile data and broadband services for educational, entertainment and professional purposes amid the improving Covid-19 situation.

May 2, 2022
May 2, 2022

UNDP and ICT Division to launch cybersecurity awareness campaign

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the ICT Division of the Government of Bangladesh recently reached an agreement to launch a cybersecurity campaign for the youth and children in selected Least Developed Countries (LDCs).

April 29, 2022
April 29, 2022
ICT

'Unlimited' monthly package has daily data usage limit; 'without expiry' valid for 1 year

Telecom operators yesterday rolled out a much-hyped “unlimited” and “without expiry” internet data packs, which apparently will come to little benefit to users.

April 27, 2022
April 27, 2022
ICT

Banglalink secures Tk 1,200cr syndicated loan

Telecom operator Banglalink yesterday signed an agreement with 17 banks in the country to secure a five-year syndicated term loan of Tk 1,200 crore.

April 27, 2022
April 27, 2022
ICT

Internet data caps, time limits to go soon

Mobile users in Bangladesh are set to avail data without expiry date and monthly limitless data, which will allow them to use internet to work, communicate, study, and find entertainment to their heart’s content.

April 25, 2022
April 25, 2022

Xiaomi introduces Mi Notebook and RedmiBook laptops in Bangladesh

Xiaomi Bangladesh has recently launched two new laptop series’ for the first time in the country. Xiaomi has brought the Mi NoteBook series and the RedmiBook series laptops to the local market.