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    BTRC moves again to issue guidelines on ISP business

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on March 23, 2019

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has sent to the posts and telecommunications ministry draft guidelines on regulating and licensing of internet service providers after more than...

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    Xiaomi beats profit view, sees more global expansion

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp said on Tuesday its fourth-quarter net profit more than tripled to 1.85 billion yuan ($275.59 million), on stronger revenue.That profit...

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    GP launches IoT services, products

    Business Desk | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Leading mobile operator Grameenphone on Tuesday launched IoT (internet of things) services and products, said a press release.ICT Division state minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak, BASIS...

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    BTRC withdraws 4 SMP conditions on GP after 1 month

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Tuesday withdrew the four conditions it imposed in February on leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone as significant market power.The letter...

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    GP employees union pledges to work for employees’ welfare

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on March 17, 2019

    Leaders of the newly recognised trade union - Grameenphone Employees Union- on Saturday said that they would work for the welfare of employees working in...

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    GPEU gets registered after 7yrs of legal battle

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 11, 2019

    Grameenphone Employees Union (GPEU) has received registration certificate from the labour department after seven years of legal battle....

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    Singtel injects $525m in Bharti Airtel

    Reuters . Singapore/Bangalore | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2019

    Singapore Telecommunications Ltd (Singtel) said it will buy roughly $525 million worth Bharti Airtel stock as part of the Indian telecoms operator’s plan to raise...

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    Huawei sues US govt over curbs on its equipment use

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 10:09am on March 07, 2019

    Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd on Thursday confirmed it is suing the US government over a section of a defence bill passed...

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    BTRC’s SMP conditions not to ensure competition

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2019

    Fresh regulatory conditions imposed by the telecom regulator on Grameenphone as a significant market power would not help ensure healthy competition in the telecommunication sector,...

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    Telcos breach of call drop parameter deplorable

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 20, 2019

    EXPERIENCES of everyday subscribers do not depict an ideal situation in telecommunications facilities and mobile-based internet services. As a report of the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory...