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    Bangladesh’s Reneka becomes Telenor top exec for a day

    Business Desk | Updated at 09:13pm on October 28, 2020

    Grameenphone and Telenor Group have collaborated with Plan International Bangladesh to organise the #GirlsTakeover campaign on the occasion of International Day of the Girl, said...

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    GP staff protest against sacking of GPEU general secretary

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:19pm on October 28, 2020

    A section of employees of the country’s leading telecom operator, Grameenphone, formed a human chain in front of the company’s headquarters in the capital on...

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    TECNO Mobile launches Spark 6 smartphone

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:56pm on October 26, 2020

    TECNO Mobile has launched its latest Spark 6 smartphone in Bangladesh packed with six powerful state-of-the-art upgraded features at an affordable price range, said a...

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    Reliance to push on with retail deal in battle with Amazon

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 11:50pm on October 26, 2020

    Indian conglomerate Reliance has dismissed Amazon’s push to delay its acquisition of domestic retail giant Future Group, despite an arbitration panel suspending the deal following...

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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...