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  • Telecom and ICT ministry

    Allocation for telecom, ICT declined 6.64 per cent

    Allocation for the telecom and ICT ministry declines about 6.64 per cent to 6,064 crore in the proposed budget of 2018-19 fiscal which is placed by Finance Minister MA Muhith at the Jatiya Sangsad.

  • Opportunities and challenges of tower-sharing licences

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has decided to award telecom tower licences to four companies.

  • No internet, phone in Motijheel Jun 8-11

    Bangladesh’s telecom authority says they will keep landlines and internet off in Dhaka’s commercial hub Motijheel from June 8-11.

  • Samsung

    Samsung ordered to pay $533m for copying iPhone design

    A federal court jury in the US orders Samsung to pay Apple $533 million for copying iPhone design features in a patent case dating back seven years.

  • Huawei launches 2018 version of Y3 smartphone

    Huawei yesterday launched a new smartphone—Y3 2018 which runs the Go version of Android Oreo (8.1)—for the Bangladesh and global markets.

  • OAM technology

    Record-breaking 100Gbps wireless transmission

    Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) in Japan has successfully demonstrated the world's first 100Gbps wireless transmission, using a new technology that already surpasses the upcoming 5G standard. But this new tech, called Orbital Angular Momentum (OAM) multiplexing, isn't likely to roll out on a large scale before 2030.

  • Robi Logo

    Robi loses Tk 103cr in Q1 of 2018

    Robi, the country’s second-largest mobile operator, fails to register profit for the third consecutive quarter, counting net losses of Tk 103 crore in the first quarter of 2018 despite favourable growth in subscriber base and revenue.

  • 4G and 3G Mobile Internet Service back on

    Internet slows for undersea cable repair

    People in some parts of Bangladesh are experiencing slow internet, because of the ongoing maintenance work in the Chennai portion

  • Telecom tower business garners huge response

    The telecom regulator has so far found 15 parties interested in running Bangladesh's telecom tower business, which is more than triple the number of licences up for grabs.

  • 4G on iPhone

    iPhone users start enjoying 4G in Bangladesh

    Nearly around three months after the launch of fourth-generation (4G) mobile internet, the iPhone users have started to enjoy the speedy service as the country code on the Apple handsets is unlocked.