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    BTRC dept for curbing foreign dominance in VAS entity

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on October 04, 2017

    The engineering and operations department of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has proposed that the commission should not allow foreign entities to hold controlling stake in...

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    Deactivation of illegal mobile handsets soon: Tarana

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2017

    The mobile phone handsets which have been imported illegally will be deactivated once the database for handsets’ IMEI numbers will become functional, state minister for...

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    Govt bars selling SIMs to Rohingyas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:13pm on September 23, 2017

    The government has warned the mobile phone operators that they would face legal actions if any of them is found involved in selling SIM cards...

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    AMTOB urges BTRC to review service quality directive

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on September 15, 2017

    The Association of Mobile Telecom Operators of Bangladesh has expressed its concern over a number of provisions of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission’s directives on quality...

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    BTRC to take legal action against PSTN cos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:18pm on September 04, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has initiated a move to file cases against a number of public switched telephone network operators to recover the government’s long...

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    Same five entities apply for licence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on August 25, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has received proposals from the same entities under the amended mobile number portability guidelines to award a licence to provide MNP...

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    Irregularities in govt’s Info Sarker-3 project: ISP association

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:55pm on August 23, 2017

    Internet Service Providers Association of Bangladesh on Wednesday alleged that there were a number of irregularities in the tender process for awarding the job worth...

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    BTRC drafts fresh VAS guidelines

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:47pm on August 22, 2017

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Tuesday published afresh draft guidelines on value-added services mobile operators offer stating that the range of revenue sharing between...

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    BTRC fines Banglalink Tk 17cr for unapproved border BTSs

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:52pm on August 17, 2017

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has decided to impose Tk 17 crore penalty on mobile operator Banglalink for ‘breaching’ telecommunication rules by installing and using base...

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    4 telcos take VAT rebate of Tk 426cr ‘illegally’: NBR

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on August 17, 2017

    Four mobile operators had ‘illegally’ obtained rebate worth Tk 426.24 crore in value-added tax over the years, said officials of the Large Taxpayers Unit (VAT)...