October 28, 2021
October 28, 2021
ICT

BASIS launches seventh edition of outsourcing award

The seventh edition of BASIS Outsourcing Award was launched yesterday aiming at bringing more youths into freelancing and creating skilled manpower to achieve a $5 billion export target from...

October 13, 2021
October 13, 2021
ICT

Local IT firms to get preference in govt procurement

The government is set to provide preference to local IT and software companies in public procurements for setting up digital systems.

October 11, 2021
October 11, 2021
ICT

Broadband internet providers eye growth

Over the last couple of years, Bangladesh saw a growing demand for broadband internet connections.

October 8, 2021
October 8, 2021
ICT

DataBird LaunchPad winners announced

DataBird, a Bangladeshi IT company working on building an internet ecosystem, recently celebrated the winning of six innovative ideas at the Grand Finale of DataBird LaunchPad 2021, held yesterday...

October 7, 2021
October 7, 2021
ICT

Burgeoning local demand to spur call centre business

The country’s call centre industry is set to undergo fast growth as the government alongside private entities such as banks has started to provide many services through helplines.

October 6, 2021
October 6, 2021

No bill if internet is down for 3 consecutive days: BTRC

Broadband users will not have to pay any bill in a month if their internet connection remains down for three consecutive days, said the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC).

September 30, 2021
September 30, 2021
ICT

ICT sector thrives on AI, IoT, big data warehousing

Bangladesh’s ICT sector is flourishing on the back of artificial intelligence (AI), internet of things (IoT) and big data warehousing, said Farhana A Rahman, senior vice-president of the Bangladesh...

September 26, 2021
September 26, 2021
ICT

Trial 5G on Dec 12 or 16: Jabbar

The government is planning to run a trial of 5G technology through Teletalk on December 12 or 16 this year, said Mustafa Jabbar, minister for posts, telecommunications and information technology,...

September 10, 2021
September 10, 2021
ICT

72pc of youths with smartphones use internet: survey

Over 72 per cent of youths out of the 86 per cent who have smartphones have access to the internet.

August 25, 2021
August 25, 2021
ICT

Next step of digital Bangladesh is cashless society: Sajeeb Wazed

Prime Minister’s ICT Affairs Advisers Sajeeb Wazed Joy yesterday said that the next step of digital Bangladesh is developing a cashless society to ensure transparency, accountability and mobility...