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    Broadband to all unions by 2018: Minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 09:56pm on February 07, 2018

    Expressing hope for making internet super highway across the country, post, telecommunication and information technology minister Mosatafa Jabbar said that every union will be brought...

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    GP fined Tk 2.67cr for unapproved border BTSs

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 09:55pm on February 07, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to impose Tk 2.67 crore in penalty on mobile operator Grameenphone for ‘breaching’ telecommunication rules by installing and using base...

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    Citycell drops out of 4G spectrum auction

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:02pm on February 05, 2018

    Country’s second largest mobile phone operator Robi and out-of-operation Citycell did not submit bid earnest money for spectrum auction by Monday deadline....

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    Telcos get nod to lay fibre optic cable on condition

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:56pm on February 03, 2018

    Mobile phone operators will have the right to layout optical fibre cable connectivity if the nationwide telecommunication transmission network providers fail to give connectivity within...

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    Only 36pc subscribers use 3G

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on February 03, 2018

    Only 36.49 per cent mobile subscribers use third generation mobile phone service (3G), more than four-and-a-half years after the service was launched....

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    18pc of people use net in Bangladesh: ITU

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on February 01, 2018

    An international report revealed that only 18 per cent people of the country use the internet, much below the government’s estimate. A report of Switzerland-based...

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    GP profit soars 21.7pc on rising data sales

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 31, 2018

    Net profit of the country’s leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone grew by 21.74 per cent in 2017 compared with the previous year because of rising...

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    No of mobile subscribers crosses 14.5cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:05pm on January 29, 2018

    The number of active mobile subscribers increased to 14.51 crore at the end of December last year with the country’s second largest mobile operator, Robi,...

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    BTRC rejects Summit co’s plea to take NTTN service from sister co

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:54pm on January 27, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has turned down a proposal from Cosmopolitan Communications, a nationwide ISP and a concern of Summit Group, to take NTTN service...

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    Telecom active infra sharing soon

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on January 27, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has proposed an amendment to the telecommunication infrastructure sharing guidelines with a view to introducing partial sharing of telecom operators’ active...