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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...

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    BTRC to hold public hearing on telcos' service quality on Nov 22

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on October 25, 2016

    The telecom regulator has decided to hold a public hearing on November 22 in a bid to get the subscribers’ perspective on various service quality...

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    Citycell moves SC against suspension of its operation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:17pm on October 24, 2016

    CityCell, country’s first mobile phone operator, on Monday filed an appeal with the Appellate Division seeking cancellation of shutting down the...

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    WB president visits bKash office

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:39pm on October 19, 2016

    The World Bank Group president Jim Yong Kim visited bKash head office on Monday, said a news release. Kim had an engaged discussion understanding how...

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    BTRC to propose cost modelling for MFS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on October 19, 2016

    The telecom regulator has decided to send a proposal to Bangladesh Bank for working out a cost model to determine the pricing of mobile financial...

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    GP profit rises by 55pc in Q3

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on October 19, 2016

    Leading mobile phone company Grameenphone on Wednesday announced that its profit in third quarter increased by 55 per cent to Tk 644.79 crore from that...

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    Citycell pays BTRC Tk 130cr in dues in first installment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:27pm on October 19, 2016

    Mobile phone operator Citycell paid Tk 130 crore in dues to telecom regulator on Wednesday contradicting with the regulator’s estimation of Tk 318 crore the...

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    Furberg appointed CEO of Grameenphone

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:55pm on October 19, 2016

    Petter B Furberg has been appointed as the interim chief executive officer of Grameenphone...

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    Samsung faces potential class action in US over Note 7

    Reuters | Updated at 12:30pm on October 19, 2016

    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's (005930.KS) US unit is facing a proposed class action lawsuit from three Galaxy Note 7 customers, according to...