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    BTRC to hold meeting with stakeholders on VAS guidelines

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:23pm on December 27, 2017

    The posts and telecommunications ministry has sent back the draft telecommunication value-added service guidelines prepared by the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission for revision...

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    Tk 1,257cr telecom SOF remains idle for years

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:42pm on December 26, 2017

    The social obligation fund, worth Tk 1,257.32 crore and collected by the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission from the mobile phone operators for extending telecom facilities...

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    BTRC to scrutinise overseas VASP activities

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 09:31pm on December 25, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has initiated a move to scrutinise activities of all overseas telecom value added service providers including Indian Hungama (Bangladesh) Pvt...

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    Chinese phone makers rapidly capturing Bangladesh market: report

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:58pm on December 24, 2017

    Mobile handset sales of Chinese brands in Bangladesh grew 125 per cent year-on-year capturing 29 per cent market share of the country in the third...

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    Robi yet to pay late fees, blames BTRC for delay

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on December 22, 2017

    Robi Axiata Limited is yet to clear Tk 3.06 crore in late fees that the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission imposed on the mobile phone operator for...

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    Citycell wants to vie for 4G licence, spectrum

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:46pm on December 21, 2017

    Embattled mobile phone operator Citycell has expressed its intention to apply for 4G licence and participate in the spectrum auction scheduled to be held in...

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    Number of internet users surpasses 8cr: BTRC data

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:34pm on December 20, 2017

    The number of total internet subscribers surpassed 8 crore at the end of November this year as 3.77 lakh new subscribers started using mobile internet...

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    Settle USSD charge issue soon, Joy asks BTRC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:33pm on December 19, 2017

    Prime minister’s ICT adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy has asked the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission to settle issue of Unstructured Supplementary Service Data charge of mobile...

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    GP seeks more time for BSEC notice reply

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:32pm on December 18, 2017

    Grameenphone Limited has requested Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission to extend time by around three weeks for submission of reply to a show-cause notice served...

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    Internet bandwidth use grows 73pc

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on December 18, 2017

    Total uses of international internet bandwidth in the country increased by 73.38 per cent year-on-year to 456 gigabits per second at the end of third...