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    NBR starts 2nd phase scrutiny of telcos’ SIM replacement data

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 11:14pm on April 22, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue has resumed scrutinising the authenticity of SIM replacement data provided by the country’s leading four mobile operators to check whether...

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    Mobile cos request NBR to resolve VAT-related disputes

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:58pm on April 18, 2017

    The country’s mobile operators on Tuesday urged the National Board of Revenue to resolve long-pending disputes related to SIM replacement tax and value-added tax on...

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    Consumer rights watchdog fines Robi Tk 4.5 lakh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on April 17, 2017

    The Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection on Monday fined mobile operator Robi Tk 4.1 lakh on three separate charges of deceiving clients with internet...

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    Robi fined Tk 4.1 lakh for deceiving clients

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:53pm on April 17, 2017

    The Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection on Monday fined mobile operator Robi Tk 4.1 lakh for three incidents of deceiving clients for internet packages....

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    BTRC lowers MNP service licence fee to Tk 10 crore

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 01:25am on April 13, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has reset mobile number portability service license acquisition fee at Tk 10 crore as the license would be awarded through ‘beauty...

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    Mobile banking main reason for remittance fall: BB probe

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:09am on April 12, 2017

    Bangladesh Bank (BB) investigation teams have identified informal channels, including mobile banking, as the major reasons for downward trend in country’s remittance inflow....

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    Smartphone apps for Uber provisionally banned in Italy

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:03pm on April 08, 2017

    An Italian court on Friday banned the use of smartphone apps for the ride-hailing group Uber, saying they contribute to traditional taxis facing unfair competition,...

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    Ollo to invest $20m for LTE rollout, claims CEO

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:42pm on April 01, 2017

    Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) service operator Ollo plans to invest over $ 20 million for 4G LTE (long term evaluation) network expansion in Bangladesh...

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    India becomes net exporter of power for 1st time

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:09pm on March 29, 2017

    India has become a net exporter of electricity for the first time, the power ministry said on Wednesday, adding that upcoming cross-border transmission lines with...

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    Number of mobile subscribers nears 13 crore again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:08pm on March 29, 2017

    The number of active mobile subscribers again neared 13-crore mark in February this year as the acquisition of users by mobile operators picked up in...