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    MNP seekers face telcos’ non-coop

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Tuesday warned the country’s mobile phone operators of regulatory measures if the operators do not allow their subscribers to take...

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    MNP to improve cos’ service quality: BTRC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:56am on October 02, 2018

    The much-awaited mobile number portability service was launched Monday morning in Bangladesh. The MNP service allows mobile phone subscribers to change operators keeping their existing...

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    MNP service rolls out from midnight

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2018

    Long-awaited mobile number portability service is set to roll out at 12:00am on Monday as per a decision of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission....

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    Trump administration looks to speed 5G networks, ease hurdles

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2018

    The Trump administration said on Friday it is seeking to remove hurdles to faster deployment of the next generation of wireless communications, known as 5G,...

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    India expects $100b in telecom investments, approves new policy

    Press Trust of India . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on September 27, 2018

    The India cabinet on Wednesday approved the new telecom policy, now named National Digital Communications Policy (NDCP) 2018, which aims to attract $100 billion investment...

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    StanChart to stop financing new coal-fired power stations

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 03:00am on September 26, 2018

    Standard Chartered said on Tuesday it will stop financing new coal-fired powered stations, joining the growing ranks of lenders and financiers ending support for the...

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    HC stays BTRC order on Bangla Phone’s licence cancellation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:59am on September 26, 2018

    The High Court on Tuesday stayed a Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission’s order that cancelled the licence granted to Bangla Phone Limited for providing internet service....

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    Motorola back with 3 new handsets in Robishop

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 25, 2018

    Global handset brand Motorola in association with mobile operator Robi has launched its latest three models in the country’s market after being absent for 10...

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    BTRC to assess impact of uniform call rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 25, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to assess the impact of recently introduced uniform call rate that drew widespread criticism from the mobile phone customers....

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    Firms pay fees for four tower sharing licences

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    Four tower sharing companies selected by Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission for awarding licences have deposited Tk 25 crore each in licence fees....