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  • celebrates Brand Week with guaranteed gift has launched Brand Week' to shop all the essential products from trusted brands. The campaign will run from 7th to 8th September.

  • CodersTrust to train and create job opportunities for underprivileged women

    Recently an event titled`Developing the Skills of Women in the Freelancing World' was organised by CodersTrust, an IT training institute at the capital. This project by CodersTrust was aimed towards skill development, training, and employment at free of cost for the disadvantaged woman of the country.

  • ZKTeco's ZKX6550 X-ray inspection system available in BD

    To ensure the security of an organisation’s premises, ZKTeco ZKX6550 X-ray inspection system offers the operator’s ability to identify potential threats.

  • Huawei touts achievements in 5G for Asia-Pacific Innovation Day 2019

    This year’s instalment of the Asia-Pacific Innovation Day was held today at the Waldorf Astoria in Chengdu, Sichuan, China. This year’s theme, “Innovation Enables Asia-Pacific Digitisation”, saw over 200 representatives from a wide range of backgrounds—government, industry and academia included—discuss innovative 5G technologies and applications, along with sustainable development, advanced technology and their visions of the future.

  • Next apple event on the cards

    Apple has sent out invitations for its annual iPhone event which is scheduled for September 10th. It is anticipated that the company will

  • Visa-SSLCOMMERZ brings you the “Save and Save” offer

    SSLCOMMERZ has launched “Save and Save” campaign in partnership with Visa, the global payments solutions, to provide customers a discount of BDT 400* from over 30 merchants in 7 shopping categories when customers use their saved Visa card to make the online payment.

  • OpenStack celebrates 9th Anniversary at BRAC University

    On the occasion of OpenStack's 9th birthday, OpenStack Bangladesh organised a workshop on OpenStack Cloud at CSE Research Lab at BRAC University, Dhaka

  • Divine IT awarded with National Productivity & Quality Excellence Award 2018

    Divine IT Limited has been awarded in the Medium Industry category by Ministry of Industries of Bangladesh at the Institute of Diploma Engineers, Bangladesh (IDEB) last Sunday.

  • TigerIT blacklisted for corrupt practices in World Bank funded NID Card project

    TigerIT, one of the largest IT firms of Bangladesh, was blacklisted today by the World Bank. The news broke after a report by Prothom Alo based on a sanction issued by World Bank. In the sanction dated back on April 24, 2019, the Sanctions Board of World Bank imposed sanctions of debarment on TigerIT Bangladesh and Mr. Ziaur Rahman, the CEO of TigerIT for a period of nine years and six months, and six years and six months respectively.

  • Razor Capital invests in Loosely Coupled Technologies

    Razor Capital, through its Luxembourg investment vehicle Monsoon Tech, has concluded due diligence and proceeded in executing its investment in Loosely Coupled Technologies (LCT)

  • Array Network showcases networking and data centre solutions in Dhaka

    Focusing the importance of emerging networking and security trends, Array Networks has organised a summit titled “Reimagine Networking and Data Centres Summit” at Banani Club Limited in the capital city Dhaka on July 18, 2019 (Thursday).

  • ZKTeco issues cautionary note regarding grey market products in Bangladesh

    Due to the rampant supply of grey market products, ZKTeco, a leading biometric security solutions provider, has issued a cautionary note for everyone planning to purchase security solutions of ZKTeco.

  • Mobile Outfitters starts its journey in Bangladesh

    Mobile Outfitters (MO) launches its journey in Bangladesh to provide Mobile Clear-Coat, Fusion Bumper, Style Screen service for the smartphone user of the country. Mobile Outfitters declared its official launching by participation at the three-day long Smartphone and Tab Expo (Summer) 2019 held at Bangabandhu International Convention Centre at Agargoan in the city on last Thursday.

  • Digital shipment agency- launched

    Digital shipment agency started its journey recently. Former advisor of the caretaker government M Hafiz Uddin Khan inaugurated the service on Monday as the chief guest at a function at the agency's head office in capital's Uttara.

  • Pathao Downsizing

    Pathao undergoing massive downsizing

    Local ride-sharing startup Pathao underwent a massive downsizing today. According to several sources currently working in Pathao, nearly three hundred mid to top-level employees including the Head of Pathao Food and Ride Core Service were handed their letters of termination.

  • BIJF seeks transparency in the 2019-2020 budget

    Bangladesh ICT Journalist Forum (BIJF), the largest platform for ICT Media Professionals, finds maintaining transparency as one the biggest challenge for the implementation of the proposed budget. These findings were made public in a 'Post Budget Analysis Session' hosted by BIJF yesterday. The discussion concluded with the remarks that the lack of supervision will definitely impact the ICT industry.

  • Google calendar app down globally

    Alphabet Inc’s Google Calendar app users were unable to access their schedules on Tuesday as the app faced technical issues globally.

  • First ever community meet of AWS developers of Bangladesh

    Two years after its inception, Amazon Web Services (AWS) User Group Bangladesh for the first time arranged “AWS Developers Meetup Dhaka” to strengthen the developers' community in Bangladesh. This community with the help of AWS & Brain Station 23 arranged the meetup on May, 31.

  • Content startup JustStorys begins journey

    A new content startup, Juststorys started its journey to introduce digital contents for brands.

  • Online air ticketing agency '' takes off

    The official online air ticketing agency ‘’ started its journey to provide instant air ticket services. Air Ticket agency or travel agency can buy air tickets for domestic or international routes from here at the highest discounted price.

  • Scopes of empowering businesses with Samsung Knox

    Samsung has been promoting Knox as 'more than a security tool'. If you are a newbie then you might wonder, what is Knox? Simply put, Knox is Samsung's defense-grade mobile security platform.

  • TECNO to launch short film to celebrate the spirit of Ramadan

    Celebrating the spirit of Ramadan, TECNO is launching a short film soon. The film is inspired by a true story and brought to life by Nuhash Humayun, an acclaimed filmmaker.

  • PriyoShop brings with exclusive offers and country-wide free delivery for Eid

    PriyoShop recently launches online eid festival with exclusive offers and country-wide free delivery. The company has introduced a long list of benefits for the customers including discounts, cashback, offers, combos, value packs and much more.

  • Google I/O 2019: Bringing you the future now

    May 7-9, 2019 saw the Shoreline Amphitheatre, in Mountain View, California, host Google’s Keynote. Possibly the company’s largest public event of the year, Google had quite a few cool tricks up their sleeves for those attending. And might I say, a few mind-blowing ones too.

  • ZKTeco launches AL40B water-proof outdoor deadbolt fingerprint lock in Bangladeshi market

    ZKTeco has recently brought the AL40B solution to the local market. It is the latest deadbolt lock model introduced by ZKTeco. With a robust design, the lock is ready for outdoor usage. The semi-conductive fingerprint sensor and the function of fake PIN code have also brought your security to another level.

  • BIFFL organises a symposium on Financial Building Management System and Fire Safety

    Bangladesh Infrastructure Finance Fund Limited (BIFFL) organised a day-long symposium on “Financing Building Management System and Fire Safety” at CIRDAP Auditorium in the capital on 18 April 2019. M. Zakir Hossain, CE, YC & Project Administrator, EECPFP made the introductory remarks which was followed by speeches from Mohammad Sagir Hossain Khan,

  • Mustafa Jabbar becomes BIJF's 'Lifetime Honorable Member'

    Minister of Post, Telecommunication and Information Technology Mustafa Jabbar becomes ‘Lifetime honorable member’ of Bangladesh ICT Journalist Forum (BIJF). Members of the executive committee handed over the souvenir to the Minister at a small function at BIJF secretariat at Janata Tower in the capital on Tuesday.

  • bdNOG10 Conference & Workshop Registration is open

    Bangladesh Network Operators group – BDNOG, as a part of its continuous effort, is going to start its 10th Conference from April 26-30 at Hotel Shaikat in Chittagong. Online registration for the event has already been started. There will be one day conference on “Internet Operational Technology” and four days technical workshop on IPv6 Deployment and IP Multicast Technology for the Telecom, ISP, Bank and Enterprise organisations engineers.

  • Uber Eats will be available in Bangladesh from April 2019

    Uber Eats comes to Dhaka in April

    Good news for food lovers! Uber will start its app-based food delivery service in Bangladesh in next month.

  • Bicycle sharing service Jobike teaches girl riding bicycle.

    Hundreds of girls from Jahangirnagar University, Chittagong University and Shahjalal University of Science and Technology took part in this initiative on last Friday by Jobike, the first ever mobile application-based bicycle sharing service in the country.