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    Govt bars selling SIMs to Rohingyas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on September 23, 2017

    The government has warned the mobile phone operators that they would face legal actions if any of them is found involved in selling SIM cards...

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    Auction for 4G by Nov, service launch in Dec: Tarana

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on September 20, 2017

    State minister for posts and telecommunication Tarana Halim on Wednesday said that the government had planned to hold spectrum auction for launching 4G service within...

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    BR, GP start deal revision to open it to all ANS operators

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:45pm on September 18, 2017

    A joint committee of Bangladesh Railway and mobile phone operator Grameenphone has started working on reviewing an agreement between the two entities that was signed...

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    AMTOB urges BTRC to review service quality directive

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on September 15, 2017

    The Association of Mobile Telecom Operators of Bangladesh has expressed its concern over a number of provisions of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission’s directives on quality...

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    Whole country to come under broadband facility by 2021: BTRC chief

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:11pm on September 14, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission chairman Shahjahan Mahmood on Thursday said the whole country will be brought under broadband facility by 2021...

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    800 BTCL connections cut as telephone cabinet catches fire at Gulshan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on September 13, 2017

    Land phone connections of around 800 subscribers of Bangladesh Telecommunications Company Limited in the city’s Gulshan area got disconnected as a telephone cabinet of the...

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    Telcos must ensure 4G services in div HQs in 9 months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on September 13, 2017

    Mobile phone operators will have to give 4G services to their subscribers in all the divisional headquarters within nine months of getting licences, said a...

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    Global unions call for more brands to sign new Accord by Oct 5

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on September 12, 2017

    Global labour rights groups have recently called on global fashion brands and retailers to sign the new 2018 Accord by October 5, in time for...

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    Inoperative ISPs to lose licence

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:21pm on September 12, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to cancel licences of inoperative internet service providers which have failed to provide service to the end-users even...

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    BTRC initiates move against 5 telcos for non-payment

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:14pm on September 09, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has initiated a move against five mobile phone operators for non-payment of unused balance in the SIM cards which were...