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    India SC rejects AGR review petitions filed by telecos

    Press Trust of India  .  New Delhi  | Updated at 12:00am on January 17, 2020

    The Indian Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed review petitions of top telecom firms including Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea seeking review of its earlier order...

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    Nagad, Robi sign deal on financial inclusion

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:00am on January 17, 2020

    Bangladesh Post Office’s digital financial service Nagad and mobile phone operator Robi Axiata Limited have signed a deal on financial inclusion with the aim of...

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    Sajeeb expects ICT exports to soon exceed RMG earnings

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on January 17, 2020

    Prime minister’s information and communication affairs adviser Sajeeb Wazed Sajeeb on Thursday predicted that the ICT exports would ‘within a short time’ exceed the amount...

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    5G services, products on display at Digital Bangladesh Fair

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 17, 2020

    Three multinational technology vendors — Huawei, Ericsson and ZTE — on Thursday demonstrated a number of 5G-enabled products and services to visitors at the Digital...

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    Yasir becomes 1st Bangladeshi CEO of GP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35am on January 16, 2020

    The board of directors of the country’s leading telecom operator Grameenphone has appointed Yasir Azman as the GP’s new chief executive officer with effect from...

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    BDCom offers broadband internet pack at Tk 300

    BSS | Updated at 12:00am on January 16, 2020

    Broadband service provider BDCom Online on Wednesday announced the launching of the country’s lowest broadband internet package in line with the ‘Digital Bangladesh’ campaign. The...

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    GP should follow Robi, clear audit claim of regulator: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 16, 2020

    Posts and telecommunications minister Mustafa Jabbar on Wednesday said he expected that mobile phone operator Grameenphone would follow Robi Axiata and start clearing an audit...

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    MI5 dismisses UK-US relationship fears over Huawei: FT

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:00am on January 15, 2020

    The head of Britain’s MI5 security service has dismissed suggestions UK-US intelligence sharing could be damaged if Chinese telecoms giant Huawei develops Britain’s 5G network,...

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    Robi pays BTRC Tk 27.60cr in first installment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:14pm on January 14, 2020

    Mobile operator Robi on Tuesday paid Tk 27.60 crore to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission as the first out of five instalments of Tk 138 crore against...

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    Huawei to demonstrate 5G tech at Digital Bangladesh Mela

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:53pm on January 13, 2020

    Huawei will bring the first 5G demonstration in Bangladesh at the ‘Digital Bangladesh Mela 2020’ which begins at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre at Agargaon in...