4d ago| Business

Grameenphone launches ‘GP Academy’ in partnership with Telenor, Cisco

Leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone has launched “GP Academy”, a future skills academy to prepare the young minds for the digital future through transformative upskilling.

5d ago| Business

213 unauthorised handsets seized from a Mirpur market

A joint operation by the Enforcement and Inspection Team of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) and Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-4) confiscated the handsets from eight shops at...

1w ago| Business

India tax authority froze $478 million of Xiaomi funds in February

Indian tax officials froze $478 million worth of deposits lying in local bank accounts of China's Xiaomi Corp in February as part of an investigation into alleged tax evasion, according to two...

Tk 10,645 crore worth 190MHz spectrum sold

The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission fetched around $1.23 billion or Tk 10,645 crore from spectrum auction as all operators acquired a total of 190MHz spectrum.

Spectrum auction begins

Spectrum auction for 2022 started today for bands that can support both fourth-generation (4G) and 5G technologies.

45% of Bangladesh population don’t use MFS: survey

The country's 45 per cent people do not use mobile financial service (MFS) and 32 per cent of them refrain from using the service for fear being victim of fraudulent activity, found a survey.

May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022

Grameenphone launches ‘GP Academy’ in partnership with Telenor, Cisco

Leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone has launched “GP Academy”, a future skills academy to prepare the young minds for the digital future through transformative upskilling.

May 17, 2022
May 17, 2022

213 unauthorised handsets seized from a Mirpur market

A joint operation by the Enforcement and Inspection Team of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) and Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-4) confiscated the handsets from eight shops at...

May 12, 2022
May 12, 2022

India tax authority froze $478 million of Xiaomi funds in February

Indian tax officials froze $478 million worth of deposits lying in local bank accounts of China's Xiaomi Corp in February as part of an investigation into alleged tax evasion, according to two...

April 28, 2022
April 28, 2022

Banglalink posts 8.6% rise in 2022 Q1 revenue

Banglalink posted 8.6 per cent year-on-year rise in revenue in the first quarter of 2022 on the back of strong data sales.

April 27, 2022
April 27, 2022

Sweden sees enormous potential in Bangladesh's ICT industry

Sweden sees enormous potential in Bangladesh's human resources in the IT sector and the Scandinavian nation believes both the countries can benefit by utilising this human resource.

April 26, 2022
April 26, 2022

Banglalink secures Tk 1,200 crore syndicated term loan

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

April 24, 2022
April 24, 2022

No bar to launch eSIM now

The bar on launching eSIM services has been finally removed as the National Board of Revenue (NRB) has set the tax regime for the sale of eSIM by operators.

April 19, 2022
April 19, 2022

Double bandwidth at 25pc higher investment

Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company will increase its planned investment to connect to a third submarine cable by 25 per cent to avail double the bandwidth.

April 17, 2022
April 17, 2022

‘Take steps to stop use of network repeaters, jammers’

The telecom operators today wrote a letter to the telecom regular seeking steps to stop the further spread of the network interference devices such as repeaters, jammers and boosters, which cripple...

April 17, 2022
April 17, 2022

BTCL launches prepaid telephone, internet services

Bangladesh Telecommunication Company Limited (BTCL) today launched its prepaid services enabling the customers to avail telephone and internet services without prior deposits.