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    BTRC to outsource telcos’ service quality checking

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:57am on October 27, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to deploy outsourcing agency to measure quality of services provided by the country’s telecom operators to their subscribers....

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    Smartphones emerge as bright spot for Indian manufacturing

    Reuters . Noida | Updated at 03:17am on October 26, 2018

    Smartphone-maker Lava is a small player in India’s booming mobile communications industry, but it has become a poster child for prime minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious...

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    Telcos add 49 lakh users in Q3 after dismal Q2

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 26, 2018

    The number of active mobile phone subscribers in the country increased by 48.65 lakh in the July-September period this year after a dismal growth in...

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    Worried about iPhone eavesdroppers? China says Trump may need a Huawei

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on October 26, 2018

    China’s foreign ministry has some suggestions for the Trump administration if they are worried about foreign eavesdropping on the US president’s iPhone: use a Huawei...

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    Bharti Airtel Sept-quarter profit plunges

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 26, 2018

    India’s Bharti Airtel Ltd posted a 65.4 per cent fall in quarterly profit on Thursday, as it faces pricing pressure amid aggressive competition in the...

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    IGW cos seek CDR of BTCL, Teletalk

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:28am on October 25, 2018

    IGW Operators Forum (IOF) has requested Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission to provide it call detail record (CDR) of two state-owned entities — Bangladesh Telecommunication Company...

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    GP profit soars 27.63pc in Q3 on data Vat cut, unifrom call rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:36am on October 24, 2018

    The net profit of leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone increased sharply by 27.63 per cent in July-September of 2018 compared with that in the same...

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    Japan tells FB to improve data protection

    Reuters | Updated at 01:52am on October 23, 2018

    Japan’s government on Monday told US technology firm Facebook Inc to better protect its users’ personal data following lapses this year affecting tens of millions...

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    BTRC asks operators to explain rising call drops

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on October 23, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Monday asked the mobile phone operators to explain the growing customer complaints about call drops....

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    3 telcos yet to return 47cr minutes as call-drop compensation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25am on October 23, 2018

    The three private mobile phone operators in the country are yet to return 47.32 crore minutes in talk time as compensation to their subscribers against...