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    EU clears Vodafone’s $22b Liberty deal

    Reuters . Brussels/London | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    Brussels gave its blessing to Vodafone’s $22 billion purchase of Liberty Global’s cable networks in Germany and central Europe, clearing the way for the British...

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    BTRC restores GP, Robi bandwidth

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 18, 2019

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Wednesday restored Grameenphone and Robi’s bandwidth it had blocked to realise unpaid audit claims. ‘We have decided to restore...

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    BTRC likely to restore Robi, GP’s bandwidth but stop NOC issuance

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 17, 2019

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission is likely to restore Grameenphone and Robi’s bandwidth, which has been blocked over unpaid audit claims, by taking other regulatory measures...

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    GP profits drop by 8.12pc in Q2

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    The net profits of country’s leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone dropped by 8.12 per cent or Tk 84.47 crore in the April-June quarter this year compared...

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    Huawei plans layoffs at its US operations

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on July 15, 2019

    Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is planning extensive layoffs in the United States as the Chinese telecoms equipment company grapples with its US blacklisting, the Wall...

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    Apple’s India-made top-end iPhones to hit stores next month

    Reuters .  Mumbai | Updated at 01:04am on July 14, 2019

    Apple Inc’s top-end iPhones, assembled in India by Foxconn’s local unit, are likely to hit Indian stores next month, a source said, potentially helping the...

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    Australian banks, shops hit by telecom outage

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    Australian banks and retailers were thrown into chaos on Thursday by a telecoms outage that knocked out electronic payment systems and cash machines. The country’s...

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    US to approve sales it deems safe to blacklisted Huawei

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 02:41am on July 11, 2019

    The US government will issue licenses to companies seeking to sell goods to China’s Huawei where there is no threat to national security, commerce secretary...

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    Cambodia’s Smart Axiata tests 5G network with China’s Huawei

    Reuters   | Updated at 12:00am on July 09, 2019

    Cambodia’s Smart Axiata said it had begun 5G trials in partnership with China’s Huawei Technologies on Monday and could start rolling out the mobile network...

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    GP terms BTRC’s bandwidth cut move ‘illegal’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 08, 2019

    Grameenphone on Sunday proposed resolving the issue of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission’s audit claim worth Tk 12,579.95 crore under the Arbitration Act 2001 in a transparent...