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    7 trade assocs want withdrawal of all taxes on internet use

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on June 20, 2018

    Seven information communication technology and telecommunications-related associations on Wednesday demanded that the government withdraw all types of taxes on internet use it proposed in the...

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    Key war crimes witness Shumon Zahid found dead on railway tracks

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:11pm on June 14, 2018

    A key witness against convicted war criminals Chowdhury Mueen Uddin and Ashrafuzzman Khan and son of martyred intellectual Selina Parvin, Shuman Zahid was found dead...

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    National ICT Policy 2018 on the cards

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:47am on June 11, 2018

    The government has taken a move to prepare a new national information communication and technology policy by amending the National ICT Policy 2015 to make...

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    E-traffic prosecution, fine payment system underway: Muhith

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:18am on June 08, 2018

    Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith in his budget speech said he was committed to make services of the law enforcing agencies pro-people with introduction...

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    Welcome to the ‘New Dark Age’

    Niki Seth-Smith | Updated at 12:05am on May 24, 2018

    DATA is making us dumber. This seeming paradox has been gaining currency, at least in the tech-saturated global north....

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    BASIS demands start-ups get 3 years to submit tax returns

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 22, 2018

    The Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services at a meeting with finance minister AMA Muhith on Monday proposed that the government should allow a...

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    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on April 26, 2018

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Wednesday briefly detained Bangladesh’s largest job portal chief executive officer AKM Fahim Mashroor in a case file under section 57...

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    Former acting NSI DG arrested as war crimes suspect

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

    Muhammad Wahidul Haque, a former acting director general of the National Security Intelligence, was on Tuesday arrested at his Baridhara residence in the capital, 90...

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    Construction works of 28 hi-tech IT parks underway

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:23am on April 18, 2018

    To establish infrastructure for information and communication technology in the country, the construction of 28 hi-tech IT parks is now underway. ‘With completion of the...

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    Bangabandhu-I satellite to be launched on May 4

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 09:39pm on April 11, 2018

    Bangladesh’s first communication satellite Bangabandhu-I is set to launch to the orbit on May 4 next by the American firm SpaceX from Florida....