BTRC

February 21, 2020
February 21, 2020

Grameenphone agrees to pay BTRC Tk 1,000 crore

Grameenphone today agrees to pay Tk 1,000 crore on 23 February to telecom regulator BTRC, following a Supreme Court order on a petition yesterday .

February 19, 2020
February 19, 2020

GP offers Tk 100 crore against audit claim, BTRC refuses

Grameenphone has offered Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) Tk 100 crore against the much-discussed audit claim. The regulatory body has refused the offer.

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.

September 22, 2019
September 22, 2019

20 lakh new internet connections in August: BTRC

The number of internet users in the country grew by 19.60 lakh in August which is by far the highest in a single month in recent years, according to a report published by the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC).

September 15, 2019
September 15, 2019

BTRC verifying if 3G, 4G still available in refugee camps

A technical team of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has started an inspection to see if the recent restriction on 3G and 4G mobile data services was working in the Rohingya camp areas in Cox’s Bazar.

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 speed and content from December 29 to 31.