9h ago| Telecom

Robi profit drops 20pc

Mobile phone operator Robi Axiata has experienced a 20 per cent year-on-year fall in profits in April-June quarter of this year despite posting higher revenue and lower net finance costs during the...

11h ago| Business

Robi’s profit falls 20%

Mobile phone operator Robi Axiata has experienced a 20 per cent year-on-year fall in profits in April-June quarter of this year despite posting higher revenue and lower net finance costs during the...

1w ago| Telecom

GP profit drops in Jan-Jun

Grameenphone’s profit declined 3 per cent year-on-year to Tk 1,741 crore in January-June as it paid higher tax and amortisation resulting from spectrum purchase, the company said yesterday.

1 crore mobile phone users left Dhaka during Eid holidays

Some 1.06 crore of mobile phone users left Dhaka until May 15 after the exodus began on May 4 despite strict restriction on movement to curb the spread of Covid-19 infections, according to data of...

Mobile financial service providers charge Tk 1.5 extra to transact every Tk 1,000, experts say at TRNB’s webinar

Mobile financial service providers are taking an additional Tk 1.5 from the clients by charging Tk 20 instead of Tk 18.50 as cash-out fee for every Tk 1,000, telecom experts said today.

BTRC cracks down on rogue operators

The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has launched a drive to crack down on the telecom value-added service providers that stealthily activate service on the phones of...

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021

Robi profit drops 20pc

Mobile phone operator Robi Axiata has experienced a 20 per cent year-on-year fall in profits in April-June quarter of this year despite posting higher revenue and lower net finance costs during the...

July 27, 2021
July 27, 2021

Robi’s profit falls 20%

Mobile phone operator Robi Axiata has experienced a 20 per cent year-on-year fall in profits in April-June quarter of this year despite posting higher revenue and lower net finance costs during the...

July 16, 2021
July 16, 2021

GP profit drops in Jan-Jun

Grameenphone’s profit declined 3 per cent year-on-year to Tk 1,741 crore in January-June as it paid higher tax and amortisation resulting from spectrum purchase, the company said yesterday.

June 28, 2021
June 28, 2021

200 Grameenphone employees show interest for voluntary retirement

Some 200 employees of Grameenphone have shown interest to accept the voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) offered by the country's biggest mobile phone operator as of today.

June 27, 2021
June 27, 2021

Laid-off GP employees protest retrenchment

Around 100 former Grameenphone staff who were recently laid off organised a press conference at Dhaka Reporters Unity and formed a human chain in front of National Press Club yesterday demanding...

June 9, 2021
June 9, 2021

Telcos seek corporate tax cuts

Telecom operators yesterday placed a slew of demands before the government, including slashing corporate tax from 40 per cent and 45 per cent to 25 per cent and 32.5 per cent for listed and non...

May 17, 2021
May 17, 2021

1 crore mobile phone users left Dhaka during Eid holidays

Some 1.06 crore of mobile phone users left Dhaka until May 15 after the exodus began on May 4 despite strict restriction on movement to curb the spread of Covid-19 infections, according to data of...

May 9, 2021
May 9, 2021

Mobile financial service providers charge Tk 1.5 extra to transact every Tk 1,000, experts say at TRNB’s webinar

Mobile financial service providers are taking an additional Tk 1.5 from the clients by charging Tk 20 instead of Tk 18.50 as cash-out fee for every Tk 1,000, telecom experts said today.

April 28, 2021
April 28, 2021

BTRC cracks down on rogue operators

The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has launched a drive to crack down on the telecom value-added service providers that stealthily activate service on the phones of...

April 25, 2021
April 25, 2021

Stopping barrage of promotional messages just a dial away

Mobile phone users can stop receiving promotional messages on their handsets by dialling codes, said the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) in a notice yesterday.