Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Commission (BTRC)

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

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.

January 29, 2020
January 29, 2020

Mobile phone users’ association asks BTRC for weekly hearings

Mobile phone users’ association today demanded Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Commission (BTRC) to arrange weekly public hearings to take note of their complaints.

January 27, 2020
January 27, 2020

GP wants to pay Tk 575cr in 12 instalments

Grameenphone yesterday filed a review petition with the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court seeking its permission to allow the operator to pay Tk 575 crore to the telecom regulator as an adjustable deposit.

January 26, 2020
January 26, 2020

Grameenphone files review petition to pay BTRC Tk 575 crore

Grameenphone today filed a review petition with the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court, seeking its permission to pay Tk 575 crore in 12 equal monthly instalments as adjustable deposit to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC). Earlier on November 24, the Supreme Court directed Grameenphone to pay Tk 2,000 crore, around 10 times higher than what the carrier was willing to pay as adjustable deposit, to the telecom regulatory body.

November 14, 2019
November 14, 2019

GP agrees to pay Tk 200cr to BTRC

Grameenphone has agreed to pay Tk 200 crore, out of Tk 12,580 crore dues, to Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Commission (BTRC) initially as the mobile phone operator settled the matter with the mobile phone regulator in presence of posts and telecommunication minister and finance minister.

October 24, 2019
October 24, 2019

SC wants to know how much money GP can pay to BTRC now

The Supreme Court has wanted to know how much money Grameenphone can give to Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Commission (BTRC) from its Tk 12,580 crore dues at present.

October 21, 2019
October 21, 2019

SC to hear BTRC’s plea seeking stay on HC order

The Supreme Court has fixed October 24 for hearing the petition filed by Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Commission (BTRC) seeking a stay on the High Court order that issued an injunction on its move to realise Tk 12,580 crore from Grameenphone.

October 17, 2019
October 17, 2019

Ad-interim injunction issued on realisation of GP’s Tk 12,579.95cr due

The High Court issues an ad-interim injunction for two months against the realisation of Tk 12,579.95 crore from Grameenphone by Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC)

September 18, 2019
September 18, 2019

'GP-Robi's conflict with BTRC to be resolved in 3 weeks'

The ongoing conflict of Grameenphone and Robi with the BTRC over the payment of the telecom regulator’s dues will be resolved through discussion within three weeks, says Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal.

July 22, 2019
July 22, 2019

BTRC scraps 48 ISP licences for not clearing dues

The telecom regulator scraps licences of 48 internet service providers after they failed to pay their renewal fees in time.