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    Illegal broadband service : BTRC asks Grameenphone to pay Tk 30cr fine in 10 days

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on November 06, 2016

    The telecom regulator on Sunday asked Grameenphone to pay in 10 days Tk 30 crore the regulator slapped as fine on the leading mobile phone...

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    Telcos demand interim pricing for MFS before cost modelling

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:39pm on November 02, 2016

    Country’s mobile phone companies have demanded immediate decision on the pricing of mobile financial services arguing that the regulatory move to conduct a cost modelling...

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    GP, Preneur Lab to hold 'Smart City Hackathon'

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54pm on November 01, 2016

    Mobile operator Grameenphone’s initiative White-Board and tech start-up Preneur Lab on Tuesday announced that they would organise ‘Smart City Hackathon’ with the aim of creating...

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    GP fined Tk 30cr for illegal broadband service

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:37pm on October 30, 2016

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Sunday slapped a fine of Tk 30 crore on leading mobile operator Grameenphone for violating telecom rules by providing...

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    BTRC likely to cut ownership period of unused SIMs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on October 26, 2016

    The telecom regulator is likely to reduce the ownership claim of the unused mobile phone SIMs to six months from existing 15 months to clear...

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    BTRC to hold public hearing on telcos' service quality on Nov 22

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:21pm on October 25, 2016

    The telecom regulator has decided to hold a public hearing on November 22 in a bid to get the subscribers’ perspective on various service quality...

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    Citycell moves SC against suspension of its operation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:17pm on October 24, 2016

    CityCell, country’s first mobile phone operator, on Monday filed an appeal with the Appellate Division seeking cancellation of shutting down the...

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    WB president visits bKash office

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:39pm on October 19, 2016

    The World Bank Group president Jim Yong Kim visited bKash head office on Monday, said a news release. Kim had an engaged discussion understanding how...

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    BTRC to propose cost modelling for MFS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on October 19, 2016

    The telecom regulator has decided to send a proposal to Bangladesh Bank for working out a cost model to determine the pricing of mobile financial...

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    GP profit rises by 55pc in Q3

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on October 19, 2016

    Leading mobile phone company Grameenphone on Wednesday announced that its profit in third quarter increased by 55 per cent to Tk 644.79 crore from that...