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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...

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    4G minimum speed to remain 20 Mbps

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on December 17, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to keep unchanged the minimum download speed for the fourth generational (4G) mobile phone services at 20 megabyte per...

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    BTRC takes fresh initiatives to revise rate

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:51pm on December 15, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has initiated a fresh move to revise its decision on international call termination rate after nine months of finalisation amid pressure...

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    Overseas travellers can bring in maximum 8 mobile sets

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 11:51pm on December 14, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to allow individuals to bring in highest eight mobile handsets from abroad for non-commercial purpose without taking approval from...

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    Robi loses customers in Oct as other operators add 9.2 lakh

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on December 14, 2017

    The number of active subscribers of mobile phone operator Robi Axiata Limited has declined at the end of October this year for the first time...

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    AD upholds BTRC order imposing sanction on ICX cos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 13, 2017

    Appellate Division of Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a directive of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission, imposing ceiling on international call termination by a number of...

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    BTRC to float tenders soon to procure tools for radiation measurement

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 11, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to invite tenders soon for the procurement of radiation gauging equipment required to measure impact of electromagnetic field created...