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    Complaints against telcos’ service quality pour in

    Ahmed Shawki | Updated at 02:08am on November 14, 2016

    The number of complaints lodged by the users against the country’s mobile phone operators with the telecom regulator has been increasing rapidly for the last...

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    BTRC to review ‘test’ IGW rates

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on November 12, 2016

    The telecom regulator has decided to review test rates for international call termination by the international gateway operators in a bid to change the rates...

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    Edotco gets BTRC nod to get independence from Robi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:53pm on November 09, 2016

    The telecom regulator has allowed Edotco Bangladesh, a tower business company, to gain independence from its parent company Robi by buying back majority shares of...

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    131 Airtel staff take VRS, won’t join merged company

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on November 09, 2016

    Among the 383 permanent employees of mobile operator Airtel, 131 employees applied for the voluntary retirement scheme by Tuesday, the deadline for seeking the scheme,...

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    BTRC to probe telcos’ illegal transmission business

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on November 07, 2016

    The telecom regulator has formed a four-member committee to investigate illegal network transmission business by the mobile phone companies...

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    Illegal broadband service : BTRC asks Grameenphone to pay Tk 30cr fine in 10 days

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on November 06, 2016

    The telecom regulator on Sunday asked Grameenphone to pay in 10 days Tk 30 crore the regulator slapped as fine on the leading mobile phone...

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    Telcos demand interim pricing for MFS before cost modelling

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:39pm on November 02, 2016

    Country’s mobile phone companies have demanded immediate decision on the pricing of mobile financial services arguing that the regulatory move to conduct a cost modelling...

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    GP, Preneur Lab to hold 'Smart City Hackathon'

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54pm on November 01, 2016

    Mobile operator Grameenphone’s initiative White-Board and tech start-up Preneur Lab on Tuesday announced that they would organise ‘Smart City Hackathon’ with the aim of creating...

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    GP fined Tk 30cr for illegal broadband service

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:37pm on October 30, 2016

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Sunday slapped a fine of Tk 30 crore on leading mobile operator Grameenphone for violating telecom rules by providing...

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    BTRC likely to cut ownership period of unused SIMs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on October 26, 2016

    The telecom regulator is likely to reduce the ownership claim of the unused mobile phone SIMs to six months from existing 15 months to clear...