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    US Congress to see push to regulate Big Tech in 2019

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on January 07, 2019

    The newly installed US Congress is expected to see a fresh effort to develop new regulations for big technology firms, with a focus on tougher...

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    Transaction growth through mobile financial service falls

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on January 06, 2019

    Growth in transaction through mobile financial services slowed down in 2018 despite significant growth in active MFS accounts....

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    Huawei punishes employees for iPhone tweet blunder

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:00am on January 05, 2019

    China’s Huawei Technologies has punished two employees for New Year greetings sent on the smartphone maker’s official Twitter account using an iPhone, an internal memo...

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    Govt earnings from telecom operators’ revenue sharing drop in FY18

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2019

    Government earnings from revenue sharing from telecom sector operators dropped in last fiscal year (2017-2018) although overall earnings from the sector increased riding on 4G...

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    3G, 4G mobile internet restored after three days

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:15am on January 01, 2019

    Mobile phone internet services were restored to normalcy on Tuesday after keeping high-speed 3G and 4G internet services suspended almost three days due to national...

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    Robi wants to run agent banking thru its outlets

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on January 01, 2019

    Robi Axiata Limited, the second largest mobile phone operator in the country, has initiated a move to become agent of Bank Asia for providing agent...

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    Mobile internet services restored

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:26pm on December 30, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Sunday evening withdrew its suspension order from the internet services after keeping suspended for 20 hours starting from 11:00pm on...

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    Robi, Banglalink lose 2 lakh users in Nov

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2018

    Robi and Banglalink, two mobile phone operators, lost nearly two lakh subscribers in total in November this year despite having performed well in mobile number...

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    3G, 4G data services restored after around 10 hrs

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2018

    The 3G and 4G mobile phone data services resumed on Friday morning after they were suspended across the country for around 10 hours....

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    US considers new year order to bar Huawei, ZTE purchases

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on December 28, 2018

    President Donald Trump is considering an executive order in the new year to declare a national emergency that would bar US companies from using telecommunications...