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    Samsung chief’s trial to start on Mar 9

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:33pm on March 03, 2017

    Samsung Group leader Jay Y Lee will go on trial for bribery and embezzlement on Thursday, a court said, amid a corruption scandal that has...

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    Founder of India’s $4 smartphone firm arrested on allegations of fraud

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:34pm on February 24, 2017

    The founder of an Indian tech firm that shot to prominence by offering a $4 smartphone has been arrested on allegations of fraud, after a...

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    Unplanned urbanisation hinders full utilisation of Dhaka’s economic prospect

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:28pm on February 23, 2017

    The full economic potential of the Dhaka city has remained unutilised mainly due to unplanned and unbalanced urbanisation of the city, said experts at a...

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    Robi counts Tk 390cr loss in 2016

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:27pm on February 23, 2017

    Mobile operator Robi incurred a loss of about Tk 390 crore in 2016 amid its merger with another operator Airtel. According to the data released...

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    BTRC accuses Robi of merger condition non-compliance

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:09pm on February 22, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has accused mobile operator Robi of non-compliance of a number of conditions, including non-payment of around Tk 109-crore dues billed...

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    Mobile app for Biman ticket soon

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:42pm on February 20, 2017

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines is going to introduce mobile phone-based ticketing for the convenience of its clients...

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    Stay of BTRC fine on GP extended by 3 months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on February 20, 2017

    The High Court on Monday extended by three months an order it issued on February 9 staying fine of Tk 30 crore imposed on mobile...

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    Bangladesh connects with 2nd submarine cable today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:31pm on February 20, 2017

    Bangladesh is going to be connected with a second submarine cable today that will provide another 1,500 gbps bandwidth to the country...

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    Indian IT industry faces Trump, automation challenges

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 10:11pm on February 18, 2017

    Automation and the new US administration were the big unknowns at the Indian tech sector’s annual shindig this week, with machines threatening to take away...

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    BTRC cancels licences of 157 call centres

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:04pm on February 17, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has cancelled licences (registration certificates) of 157 call centres as the firms failed to renew their licences in accordance with...