submarine cable

July 4, 2022
July 4, 2022
ICT

$3.2m to raise capacity of undersea cable

Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company Ltd (BSCCL), the state-run bandwidth importer, is going to spend $3.2 million to upgrade the capacity of its first undersea cable by more than four times. 

February 20, 2019
February 20, 2019

Push for the third submarine cable

With existing internet bandwidth likely to be exhausted next year, the government is in talks with a consortium for a third undersea cable connection.

January 17, 2019
January 17, 2019

Govt to go for third submarine cable

The government has decided to connect Bangladesh with a third submarine cable to meet the demand for rapidly growing data

October 25, 2017
October 25, 2017

Internet Cable Down: Disruption not as bad as feared

The shutting down of Bangladesh's first submarine cable for maintenance started affecting internet users yesterday with many getting intermittent and slow internet during peak hours.

October 22, 2017
October 22, 2017

Internet to be slow for next 4 days

People in Bangladesh are likely to experience slow internet in the next three to four days due to maintenance work on a primary submarine cable in the Bay of Bengal.

August 31, 2015
August 31, 2015

Bandwidth price reduced by 43%

Wholesale prices of internet bandwidth will come down by up to 43 percent to discourage imports from India and also dispose of its huge amount of unused bandwidth from September 1.

April 2, 2015
April 2, 2015

Second submarine cable due next year

IT surely is good news for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) services, as work on the second submarine cable is due to be completed in 2016.