BTRC

March 31, 2019
March 31, 2019

Telcos asked to block 26 lakh illegal SIMs

The telecom regulator has made a list of about 26 lakh illegal SIMs and urged the mobile operators to deactivate the connections on April 26.

February 8, 2019
February 8, 2019

Thirteen out of 39 buses run without fitness certificates

An inquiry committee, formed following a High Court order, has found that 33 percent buses had no fitness certificate that run on the roads, said a survey report conducted on 39 buses.

December 28, 2018
December 28, 2018

Mobile internet speed slashed indefinitely

The telecom regulatory commission has slowed mobile internet by shutting down 3G and 4G services yesterday night.

December 27, 2018
December 27, 2018

Internet connections declined 6.48 lakh in Nov

The mobile phone operators were dealt a setback of its data users in November this year as they have lost 6.48 lakh active internet connections in the month, the telecom regulator publishes a report.

December 27, 2018
December 27, 2018

Be ready to implement instructions

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has asked the mobile operators and international internet gateways to be ready for immediate implementation of its instructions regarding internet...

December 24, 2018
December 24, 2018

Shutting down mobile internet or social media?

A complete shutdown of mobile internet services or a block on all social media sites for the December 30 election day are two of the four options that the telecom regulator will place before the...

December 11, 2018
December 11, 2018

News Sites: BTRC blocks, unblocks, then blocks again

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) unblocked 58 news sites yesterday evening, but blocked 54 of them again at 7:45pm.

November 19, 2018
November 19, 2018

BTRC to rank telcos, ISPs based on service

The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission will rank telecom and internet service providers based on different evaluation methods, including customer surveys, inspections, audits and...

August 14, 2018
August 14, 2018

Uniform call rate from today

A uniform minimum call rate of Tk 0.45 per-minute for mobile phones is going to be effective from early hours of Tuesday as the government approved the fresh tariff to establish a level playing...

June 7, 2018
June 7, 2018

Work started on second satellite

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday revealed that the government has already started work to launch the country's second satellite --'Bangabandhu-2' -- so that it could operate...