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    BTRC rejects telecom surveillance unit’s plea for NTTN licence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has turned down a request of National Telecommunication Monitoring Centre (NTMC), the telecom surveillance unit of the government, to get nationwide...

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    Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen, the man who persuaded school-friend Bill Gates to drop out of Harvard to start what became the world’s biggest software...

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    GP network disrupted as fibre cable severed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 16, 2018

    Network of the leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone faced disruption on Monday due to cut in fibre cable in two areas in Dhaka for government’s...

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    BTRC rejects Robi plea to review Tk 50cr fine

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 16, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has rejected a plea of mobile operator Robi Axiata Limited to review a commission decision to fine the company Tk 50 crore....

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    GP launches 013 number series

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on October 15, 2018

    Leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone on Sunday launched a new number series with 013 prefix....

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    Govt may waive TK 100 SIM replacement tax for MNP

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:45am on October 15, 2018

    The government in principle has decided to waive Tk 100 in taxes on the SIM cards which would be replaced with the mobile phone operators against...

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    Grameenphone introduces new number series ‘013’

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:45pm on October 14, 2018

    Grameenphone, a leading telecommunications service provider of the country on Sunday introduced a new number series '013,' alongside the existing '017' series.The new number series...

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    5th mobile phone assembling plant starts operation

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Gazipur | Updated at 02:16am on October 14, 2018

    Inaugurating country’s fifth mobile phone assembling plant, posts, telecommunications and information technology minister Mustafa Jabbar has said ‘Made in Bangladesh’ is a national pride and...

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    12 entities initially selected for TVAS registration

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2018

    Twelve entities have qualified for getting registered as telecom value-added service provider under the guidelines issued by Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission, BTRC officials said....

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    Veon backtracks on plan to take full control of BL

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2018

    Veon, formerly known as Vimpelcome, on Thursday backtracked on its announcement over acquiring Global Telecom Holding’s assets in Banglalink, the third largest mobile phone operator...