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    Citycell pays BTRC another Tk 100cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on November 18, 2016

    Mobile phone operator Citycell on Thursday paid another Tk 100 crore to the telecom regulator following an order of the Appellate Division, said officials of...

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    Robi, Airtel merged

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on November 16, 2016

    More than one year after the announcement, mobile phone operators Robi and Airtel have merged with the name of Robi Axiata Limited, said Robi on...

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    GP declines to pay Tk 30cr in fine as BTRC deadline ends

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on November 16, 2016

    Leading mobile company Grameenphone declined paying Tk 30 crore in fine imposed by the telecom regulator for operating ‘illegal’ Go Broadband service as the BTRC...

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    Robi starts operation after merger with Airtel

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:40pm on November 16, 2016

    The commercial operation of Robi after its merger with Airtel, the first merger in Bangladesh's telecom sector, started on Wednesday...

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    IGW operator Apple Global loses licence for Tk 120cr dues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:39am on November 15, 2016

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Monday cancelled the licence of international gateway operator Apple Global Tel Communication for non-payment of Tk 120 crore in...

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    Complaints against telcos’ service quality pour in

    Ahmed Shawki | Updated at 02:08am on November 14, 2016

    The number of complaints lodged by the users against the country’s mobile phone operators with the telecom regulator has been increasing rapidly for the last...

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    BTRC to review ‘test’ IGW rates

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on November 12, 2016

    The telecom regulator has decided to review test rates for international call termination by the international gateway operators in a bid to change the rates...

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    Edotco gets BTRC nod to get independence from Robi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:53pm on November 09, 2016

    The telecom regulator has allowed Edotco Bangladesh, a tower business company, to gain independence from its parent company Robi by buying back majority shares of...

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    131 Airtel staff take VRS, won’t join merged company

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on November 09, 2016

    Among the 383 permanent employees of mobile operator Airtel, 131 employees applied for the voluntary retirement scheme by Tuesday, the deadline for seeking the scheme,...

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    BTRC to probe telcos’ illegal transmission business

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on November 07, 2016

    The telecom regulator has formed a four-member committee to investigate illegal network transmission business by the mobile phone companies...