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    BTRC gets equipment, to start checking telcos’ service quality

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:16pm on December 29, 2016

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission will start checking mobile operators’ service quality soon as the equipment required for the purpose have already reached the Chittagong...

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    BTRC to reduce WiMAX operators spectrum fees

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:57pm on December 25, 2016

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission is likely to amend broadband wireless access service guidelines to reduce the annual spectrum fees in a bid to facilitate...

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    Nokia sues Apple for infringing technology patents

    Reuters | Updated at 09:20am on December 22, 2016

    Finland's Nokia Corp said on Wednesday it had sued Apple Inc, accusing the iPhone maker of violating 32 technology patents...

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    GP wants revision of Tk 30cr fine

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:41pm on December 21, 2016

    Leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone has requested the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission to revise a decision of imposing fine amounting to Tk 30 crore on...

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    Robi asked to submit merger completion report by Dec 26

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on December 20, 2016

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has asked mobile phone company Robi to submit a completion report of its merger with another operator Airtel by December...

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    GP to lose exclusive rights to BR’s fibre network

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:08am on December 20, 2016

    The telecom regulator has asked Bangladesh Railway and mobile operator Grameenphone to amend an agreement in a bid to open up BR’s unused fibre optic...

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    Robi, Teletalk using fibre optic grid of banned co

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:34pm on December 18, 2016

    Private mobile phone operator Robi and state-run operator Teletalk are using fibre transmission network of Bangla Phone although the telecom regulator warned mobile operators not...

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    11 GP sponsorships breach internal guidelines: Telenor

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:43am on December 15, 2016

    The country’s leading mobile phone company Grameenphone has violated internal guidelines set by its parent company Telenor in awarding 11 sponsorships to public entities and...

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    BTRC likely to launch QoS drive on telcos early next year

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:30am on December 13, 2016

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission is planning to launch a drive against mobile phone operators’ quality of service early next year after the poor service...

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    S’pore co wants to connect B’desh bandwidth to E Asian countries

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:01pm on December 08, 2016

    A Singaporean Telecommunication Company has proposed to connect Bangladesh with five East Asian countries through undersea cable for bandwidth sharing...