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    Govt unblocks 58 online portals

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:26pm on December 10, 2018

    The government on Monday unblocked 58 online portals including several newspaper websites after keeping them blocked for almost a day.Earlier on Sunday, the Bangladesh Telecommunication...

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    Mos5 Tel gets BTRC nod for trial run of SM-FI

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2018

    Mos5 Tel, a Bangladeshi international gateway operator, has got regulatory approval for conducting trial run of satellite-powered smart mobile Wi-Fi technology (SM-FI) in the Dhaka...

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    Govt telecom unit seeks regulatory authority

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:31am on November 14, 2018

    National Telecommunication Monitoring Centre, ahead of the national polls, has requested Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission to empower it with regulatory authority over Internet Service Providers...

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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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    Bangladesh mobile users turn thrifty to avoid bill shock

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2018

    Mobile phone users have reduced volume of calls following implementation of the hiked uniform call rate in August 14 this year to avoid bill shock,...

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    3 telcos decline to disseminate govt ‘political’ texts

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:43am on October 05, 2018

    Mobile phone operators Grameenphone, Robi and Banglalink have declined to disseminate free text messages containing government slogans on development as the operators found those political....

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    Much-awaited MNP service launched

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:33pm on October 01, 2018

    The much-awaited mobile number portability service has been launched for the first time in the country on trial basis, enabling the customers to switch to...

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    BTRC to assess impact of uniform call rate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 25, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to assess the impact of recently introduced uniform call rate that drew widespread criticism from the mobile phone customers....

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    Firms pay fees for four tower sharing licences

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    Four tower sharing companies selected by Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission for awarding licences have deposited Tk 25 crore each in licence fees....

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    Internet users in Bangladesh hit 9.05 crore

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:59pm on September 20, 2018

    The number of the country's total internet users is now 9.05 crore, according to statistics published on Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission's website...