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    GP to get 63pc of proceeds from BR’s fibre lease to 3rd party

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:28pm on April 25, 2018

    Mobile phone operator Grameenphone, which holds the exclusive rights to use 1,600 kilometres of fibre optic cable of Bangladesh Railway under a lease deal, would...

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    BTRC issues directives on IoT device import

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:42pm on April 24, 2018

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has issued a set of directives on the import of devices related to installation and operation of internet of things...

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    GP employees hold protests at HQ seeking ‘logical’ pay hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:55pm on April 22, 2018

    Employees of Grameenphone on Sunday staged demonstrations at the company headquarters in Dhaka demanding ‘logical’ pay hike and protesting at the sacking of an elected...

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    Higher spectrum prices, taxes barrier to quality service: telcos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on April 22, 2018

    GSMA, mobile operators’ global platform, and the country’s mobile phone operators have claimed that they were serving customers with lower volume of spectrum due to...

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    Grameenphone Q1 profit drops after six quarters

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:30am on April 22, 2018

    Quarterly net profit of the country’s leading mobile operator Grameenphone dropped after six quarters in January-March in 2018....

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    Employees Union accuses GP of denying rights

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:29am on April 22, 2018

    Grameenphone Employees Union on Saturday said they were deprived as the country’s largest mobile phone operator was maximising its profits...

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    BTRC mulls outsourcing telcos’ service quality check

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on April 21, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has initiated a move to deploy outsourcing agencies to measure quality of services provided by telecom operators....

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    BTCL dues to BTRC rise to Tk 2,157cr

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on April 17, 2018

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has imposed a sanction on Bangladesh Telecommunication Company Limited’s local and international calls as the latter’s outstanding dues to the...

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    Number of mobile subscribers nears 15 crore

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 13, 2018

    The number of active mobile phone subscribers increased 17 lakh to 14.87 crore in February this year from 14.70 crore in the previous month...

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    Telcos seek VAT waiver on 4G service revenue sharing

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on April 09, 2018

    Association of Mobile Telecom Operators of Bangladesh has sought exemption from payment of value-added tax on revenue sharing with Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission for 4G...