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  • 5G rollout by 2021

    Customers' appetite for data is expanding every year, compelling mobile operators to increase their capacity and invest huge amounts of money in it, said experts and representatives from mobile operators and vendors yesterday.

  • Telecom and ICT minister Mustafa Jabbar

    Shafi cannot hold back girls at home any more: Jabbar

    Telecom and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar says it is impossible to hold back girls in their homes any more as the prime minister has already brought them out for education and huge number of them are engaged in development activities.

  • Telecom and ICT minister Mustafa Jabbar

    Section 57 will go but case proceedings to continue

    Posts, Telecommunications and IT Minister Mustafa Jabbar yesterday said section 57 of the ICT Act would no longer be there after the passing of the Digital Security Bill by parliament.

  • E-commerce Market in Bangladesh

    Digital Commerce Policy gets cabinet nod

    Digital Commerce Policy gets cabinet nod which will help propel e-commerce and electronic payments, said Telecom and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar.

  • 5% VAT cut on internet from July: Finance ministry

    The Finance Ministry assures that value added tax (VAT) on using internet will be cut by about 5 percentage points at the end users’ level from the start of July.

  • Mustofa Jabbar

    France wants to fund Bangabandhu-2 satellite : Jabbar

    French company Thales Alenia Space expresses their willingness to build the country’s second satellite Bangabandhu-2, Telecom Minister Mustafa Jabbar says today.

  • 17th amendment of Bangladesh Constitution

    JS body to sit with journos over Digital Security Act

    The parliamentary standing committee on telecom and ICT says it will sit with newspaper editors, Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists and owners of the electronic media to know their concern about the Digital Security Act-2018.

  • Digital Security Bill 2018

    Digital security bill placed in JS

    The Digital Security Bill, 2018 is placed in the parliament with the aim of ensuring cyber-security and preventing cyber-crime.

  • Telecom and ICT minister Mustafa Jabbar

    Bangladesh will export smartphones in 2yrs: ICT minister

    Bangladesh will export mobile sets within next two years as several plants have started rolling to assemble smart devices, Telecom and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar says.

  • Island of Bangladesh

    Remote islands to get high-speed internet: Jabbar

    The government is going to start a process to ensure high-speed internet connectivity in isolated islands and remotest part of the country through satellite connectivity, telecom and ICT minister Mustafa Jabbar says.

  • ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar

    Reducing internet price is first priority: Jabbar

    Reducing internet using cost and improving the service quality are his first priority, says newly appointed Telecom and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar in a reception program at Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS).