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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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    Internet likely to be cheaper from Dec: Minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:14pm on November 29, 2018

    The government is likely to reduce the value-added tax for the backward linkage of internet service providers to 5 percent with a view to lowering...

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    Bangladesh 5th in internet, 9th in Facebook use in Asia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2018

    Bangladesh has become the fifth largest internet using country in Asia with its 8.05 crore internet users and ranked ninth in using Facebook with 2.8...

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    Only 13pc Bangladeshis use Internet, finds survey

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:16pm on October 02, 2018

    A recently released research report shows that by late 2017 only 13 per cent of Bangladeshis aged 15-65 used the Internet and social media. This...

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    Number of internet users crosses 9 crore in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2018

    The number of internet users in the country crossed 9 crore in August this year as people’s dependency on internet is on the rise. As...

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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...

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    Internet group backs ‘national’ data privacy approach

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 10:35am on September 12, 2018

    A group representing major internet companies including Facebook Inc, Inc and Alphabet Inc said on Tuesday it backed modernizing US data privacy rules but...

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    Surveillance crosses creed line

    Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on September 11, 2018

    ‘LEARN about the dangers of the Internet before you start using it!’ ‘Anyone who thinks their computer or smartphone is not installed with government software...

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    Internet consumption in Bangladesh rises by 63pc in FY18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:22pm on August 17, 2018

    Country’s international bandwidth consumption increased 63.5 per cent in the financial year 2017-2018 compared to that of the previous year amid soaring internet usage in...

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    Mobile internet speed restored after 24hrs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on August 06, 2018

    Mobile internet returned to normal on Sunday evening after remaining almost suspended for around 24 hours across the country....