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    ‘Cancer’ prevails in telecom div: Mustafa Jabbar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:15pm on January 03, 2018

    Mustafa Jabbar, the newly-appointed minister for Post, Telecommunication and Information Technology, said on Wednesday that problems like cancer disease was already prevailing in the telecommunication...

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    VSPs get another week for licence renewal application

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:44am on January 02, 2018

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has extended the deadline for the submission of licence renewal application for voice over internet protocol service providers (VSP) by...

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    DPDC prepaid consumers to get recharge from GP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on January 01, 2018

    Power consumers with prepaid electricity meters in the areas that fall under the Dhaka Power Distribution Company’s jurisdiction will now be able to recharge their...

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    Robi gets scope to use BR’s fibre optic cable

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:11am on January 01, 2018

    Robi Axiata Limited has availed the scope to use Bangladesh Railway’s fibre optic cable that was used by mobile phone operator Grameenphone exclusively for 20...

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    BTRC turns down GP, BL proposal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:46pm on December 28, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Commission has turned down proposals of mobile phone operators Grameenphone and Banglalink to reinstall fibre optic cable for ongoing highway development activities...

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    BTRC to hold meeting with stakeholders on VAS guidelines

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:23pm on December 27, 2017

    The posts and telecommunications ministry has sent back the draft telecommunication value-added service guidelines prepared by the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission for revision...

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    Tk 1,257cr telecom SOF remains idle for years

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:42pm on December 26, 2017

    The social obligation fund, worth Tk 1,257.32 crore and collected by the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission from the mobile phone operators for extending telecom facilities...

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    BTRC to scrutinise overseas VASP activities

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 09:31pm on December 25, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has initiated a move to scrutinise activities of all overseas telecom value added service providers including Indian Hungama (Bangladesh) Pvt...

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    Chinese phone makers rapidly capturing Bangladesh market: report

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:58pm on December 24, 2017

    Mobile handset sales of Chinese brands in Bangladesh grew 125 per cent year-on-year capturing 29 per cent market share of the country in the third...

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    Robi yet to pay late fees, blames BTRC for delay

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on December 22, 2017

    Robi Axiata Limited is yet to clear Tk 3.06 crore in late fees that the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission imposed on the mobile phone operator for...