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    Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Kun-hee dies

    Agence France-Presse. Seoul | Updated at 11:06am on October 25, 2020

    Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Kun-hee, who transformed the South Korean firm into a global tech titan, died at the age of 78 on Sunday, the...

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    Huawei revenue growth wilts under ‘intense pressure’

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 10:36pm on October 23, 2020

    Huawei’s revenue growth slowed significantly in the first nine months of 2020, the Chinese telecom giant said Friday, citing ‘intense pressure’ on operations during the...

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    Nagad makes it to Fintech 50 cohort list

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25pm on October 22, 2020

    Inclusive Fintech 50 has named Bangladesh postal department’s digital financial service Nagad as its top cohort of fintech startups for 2020, said a press release....

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    China warns Swedish firms of action after Huawei ban

    | Updated at 10:52pm on October 21, 2020

    China on Wednesday told Sweden to reverse a ban on Chinese tech firms from its 5G network, warning of ‘negative impacts’ if it did not....

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    Grameenphone awarded for highest online Visa transactions

    | Updated at 10:51pm on October 21, 2020

    Telecom operator Grameenphone has been recognised for ‘Excellence in E-commerce Merchant Acceptance’ at the Visa Excellence Awards 2019-2020 for the highest number of online Visa...

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    Sweden bans China’s Huawei, ZTE from 5G network

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 12:52am on October 21, 2020

    Sweden has banned Chinese telecoms groups Huawei and ZTE from its 5G network for security reasons, the Swedish telecoms regulator said on Tuesday. The ban...

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    Grameenphone profits increase by 22.42pc in Q3

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:11pm on October 19, 2020

    Net profit of leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone increased by 22.42 per cent or Tk 162.98 crore in the third quarter of the year 2020...

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    Huawei launches all-scenario connectivity solutions

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:30pm on October 17, 2020

    Chinese technology giant Huawei has launched allscenario intelligent connectivity solutions for home and enterprise scenarios at the sixth Ultra-Broadband Forum 2020 held online in Beijing...

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    Tech glitch takes Twitter offline

    AFP | Updated at 10:57pm on October 16, 2020

    Twitter went offline for almost two hours on Thursday, in an outage that the social media platform — used by hundreds of millions worldwide —...

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    BSEC asks Robi to issue employee shares after IPO subscription

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on October 16, 2020

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission has asked mobile telecom operator Robi Axiata Limited to allot employee shares, subject to two years of lock-in, after...