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    3 mobile cos launch 4G service

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on February 20, 2018

    Three mobile phone operators— Grameenphone, Robi and Banglalink— on Monday launched 4G mobile phone services on a limited scale after receiving licences from the telecom regulator...

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    BTRC hands over 4G licenses to four telcos  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:21pm on February 19, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Monday handed over licenses of fourth-generation mobile internet to four mobile phone operators. Telecommunication and ICT minister Mustafa Jabbar handed...

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    Stocks slump on BB chief’s panic comments, BSEC wrangling

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 19, 2018

    Dhaka stocks plummeted on Sunday, stretching the rout for the second day, as investors went for panic selling following the Bangladesh Bank governor’s comments that there was panic in the financial market regarding liquidity crisis....

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    400MW solar power possible from textile units’ rooftops: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 19, 2018

    Electricity from rooftop solar photovoltaic system can be generated at a cost of up to Tk 8.50 per unit or kilowatt-hour during the daytime with a potential to install such system on the rooftops of textile mills in the country for generating 400 megawatts of power....

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    Bring EPZ unit inspections under labour inspectorate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 19, 2018

    An expert committee of International Labour Organisation has recently urged the government to bring the draft of Export Processing Zones Labour Act in line with the ILO conventions to provide equal rights of freedom of association to all workers and bring the EPZs within the purview of the labour inspectorate....

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    DSE likely to reconfirm share sales to Chinese group today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 19, 2018

    The Dhaka Stock Exchange board at a meeting today is likely to reconfirm its selection of a Chinese consortium for selling 25 per cent of its stake unless the government intervenes, DSE sources said....

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    4G mobile services start today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 19, 2018

    All the three private mobile phone operators—Grameenphone, Robi and Banglalink— will launch 4G services today immediately after getting licences from the telecom regulator....

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    Stocks snap two-week losing spell

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:59pm on February 17, 2018

    Dhaka stocks rebounded last week, after snapping from a two-week loss as investors’ concern over political tension surrounding the verdict against Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia eased and they shifted focus to companies’ financial disclosures...

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    3-day tea expo begins today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:58pm on February 17, 2018

    Bangladesh Tea Expo-2018 will begin today with a view to expanding market and promoting tea related products as well as boosting production with new varieties...

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    Strengthening institutional capacity of SA countries stressed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:45pm on February 17, 2018

    Regional and local economists on Saturday emphasised on strengthening and restructuring the institutional capacity of South Asian countries for ensuring inclusive trade and establishing a strong arrangement in the global value chain...

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