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    Internet consumption in Bangladesh rises by 63pc in FY18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:22pm on August 17, 2018

    Country’s international bandwidth consumption increased 63.5 per cent in the financial year 2017-2018 compared to that of the previous year amid soaring internet usage in...

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    4 cos get BTRC award notice for tower sharing business licences

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:01pm on August 16, 2018

    Four companies on Thursday received notification of award from the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission as the entities became eligible for tower sharing business operation....

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    Govt facilitates Tk 387cr monthly prize for telcos as users pay more

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on August 16, 2018

    The government has created a scope for three leading mobile operators to earn additional combined monthly revenue of around Tk 387 crore by introducing unified minimum...

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    Telenor unhappy over BTRC snub

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2018

    Norwegian multinational telecommunications entity Telenor Group has expressed its dissatisfaction to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission for not being one of the four companies picked...

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    Bangladesh govt makes mobile calls pricy in the name of uniform rate

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 08:57pm on August 13, 2018

    The government has made mobile phone calls costly for the majority of the customers as the uniform floor rate (Tk 0.45 per minute) came into...

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    GP launches 2 co-branded 4G enabled smartphones

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:45pm on August 12, 2018

    Grameenphone on Sunday launched two new co-branded smartphones — Symphony G100 and Micromax B5 Pro — with an aim to bring general customers under 4G...

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    BTRC extends deadline for MNP service launch to Oct 1

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on August 11, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has again shifted the deadline for mobile number portability service launch to October 1 from July 31 as operators failed to...

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    After audits, govt claims on GP stand at Tk 11,530cr, on Robi Tk 867cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on August 09, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission, after completion of two separate audits, has finalised the government’s claims on two mobile phone operators — Grameenphone and Robi —...

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    BTRC picks 4 firms for tower sharing co licences

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:09pm on August 07, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has selected four companies from eight applicants for mobile phone tower sharing company licences...

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    BTRC to withdraw MNP service charge from guidelines

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on August 04, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has initiated a move to withdraw specification of Tk 30 charge customers pay for getting mobile network portability service from the mobile...