3d ago| Business

GP says SIM ban unexpected as it performed better than benchmark

Grameenphone said the telecom watchdog’s latest ban on SIM sales is unexpected and the operator will take its next course of action after assessing the regulator’s letter related to the bar.

4d ago| Business

Grameenphone banned from selling new SIMs

The telecom regulator has banned Grameenphone from selling new SIMs for the country’s top mobile network operator’s failure to provide quality service.

4d ago| Business

Ban on sale of new GP SIM cards

The telecom regulator has banned Grameenphone from selling new SIMs for the country’s top mobile network operator’s failure to provide quality service.

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 Mirpur Shopping Complex.

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 sources and a court filing reviewed by Reuters.

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.

May 23, 2022
May 23, 2022

Grameenphone employees observe Green Week 2022

Grameenphone employees have observed “Grameenphone Green Week 2022” from May 16 to 19 this year.

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 Mirpur Shopping Complex.

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 sources and a court filing reviewed by Reuters.

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 the networks to deliver quality services.