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    Foley becomes Grameenphone CEO

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:46pm on May 08, 2017

    Grameenphone’s board of directors has appointed Michael Foley as the company’s chief executive officer with an effect from May 26, said a news release...

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    FBI warns wire-transfer frauds via spoofed emails surging globally

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:12pm on May 06, 2017

    Attempts at cyber wire fraud globally, via emails purporting to be from trusted business associates, surged in the last seven months of 2016, the US...

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    Freelancers can bring in income thru int’l card

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:04pm on May 02, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank on Tuesday said ICT sector freelancers would be allowed to repatriate their foreign incomes (inward remittance) through their international credit cards...

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    BTRC to procure tools to regulate telco tower radiation

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:16pm on April 30, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to procure radiation measurement equipment to measure impact of electromagnetic field created by the base transceiver stations widely...

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    1-month notice before resales of unused SIMs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on April 27, 2017

    Mobile operators would be allowed to resell the SIM numbers which will remain inactive for 15 months at a stretch by giving 30-day notification to...

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    Decision on price cut of internet in 6 months: Tarana

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on April 26, 2017

    The government is trying to reduce internet price at the consumer-level within next six months, state minister for posts and telecommunication Tarana Halim said...

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    PM asks Teletalk to find foreign co for merger

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on April 25, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday directed state-owned mobile operator Teletalk to find a foreign company for merger so that it could get investment....

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    GP posts 18pc profit growth in Q1

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on April 24, 2017

    The country’s leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone on Sunday announced that the entity’s net profit grew by 17.85 per cent during the January-March quarter in...

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    BTRC bins IGW cos’ plea for Tk 137cr late fee waiver

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:17pm on April 22, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has again rejected a proposal of the Internet Gateway Operator Forum for waiving late fees of 21 IGW operators amounting...

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    NBR starts 2nd phase scrutiny of telcos’ SIM replacement data

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:14pm on April 22, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue has resumed scrutinising the authenticity of SIM replacement data provided by the country’s leading four mobile operators to check whether...