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    3 telcos demand 11.8MHz of spectrum

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:33pm on March 02, 2021

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has received demand for 11.8 megahertz of spectrum in 1800 MHz band from three mobile operators. The telecommunication regulatory commission...

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    Facebook, YouTube requested to remove Al Jazeera report: BTRC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:49pm on February 17, 2021

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has requested Facebook and YouTube authorities to remove an Al Jazeera television video documentary hours after High Court asked the...

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    Number of mobile connections tops 17cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:00am on January 12, 2021

    The number of active mobile phone connections reached 17.01 crore in December 2020, according to Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Commission data. According to the data, the...

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    BTRC to block illegal mobile phones

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:49pm on January 07, 2021

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission said that no illegal mobile phones would be allowed to be used in the country after the launch of National Equipment...

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    BTRC to work on resolving overhead cable issue: Shyam

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on December 29, 2020

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission chairman Shyam Sunder Sikder said that the commission would resolve the overhead cable issue along with bringing about updated solutions for...

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    Shyam Sunder becomes BTRC chairman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on December 15, 2020

    The government on Monday appointed former secretary Shyam Sunder Sikder as chairman of the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission. The public administration ministry issued a notice...

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    BTRC firm on previous price over Robi spectrum renewal

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:17pm on December 07, 2020

    Mobile phone operator Robi Axiata Limited will have to pay in full for the renewal of spectrum which was purchased by the operator 15 years...

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    BTRC enlists IMEI of 13.53cr handsets in database in 2 years

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:29pm on November 25, 2020

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has enlisted around 13.53 crore handsets in its NOC Automation and IMEI Database since its launch in January 2019 to...

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    Tower sharing cos contribute little in 2yrs of licensing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:33pm on November 16, 2020

    Tower sharing companies, licensed by the Bangladesh Telecommunication and Regulatory Commission, made very little contribution to improving the country’s telecommunication network infrastructure in...

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    BTRC awards NEIR work to Synesis IT for Tk 29.81cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on November 08, 2020

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has awarded the job of setting up the National Equipment Identity Register system to a joint venture entity at the...