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    Mobile phone services restored as Afghan truce holds

    Agence France-Presse . Kunduz, Afghanistan | Updated at 12:45am on February 24, 2020

    Mobile phone services were restored across swathes of Taliban-contested areas of Afghanistan over the weekend as a partial truce with the militants held for a...

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    GP alleges BTRC disobeying court order

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

    Mobile phone operator Grameenphone on Monday alleged the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission disobeyed a court order that barred the commission from taking any measure against...

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    Most civic services to be digital by 2021: Joy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:49am on October 21, 2019

    Prime minister’s ICT affairs advisor Sajeeb Wazed Joy on Sunday said most of the civic services will be available either using fingertips on mobile phones...

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    UP govt bans mobile phones in colleges, universities

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:57am on October 20, 2019

    The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has banned the use of mobile phones in colleges and universities in the state, reports India Today on...

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    BTRC forms body to review 3 telcos’ appeals

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2019

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has formed a one-member committee to review the penalty it imposed on three mobile phone operators for improper maintenance of...

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    Sylhet mayor Ariful gets threat on life

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:00am on September 29, 2019

    Unidentified callers on Thursday threatened Sylhet City Corporation mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury on his life over mobile phone. The corporation’s public relation officer Shahab Uddin...

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    Bangladesh to snap telecom connections of Rohingyas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:29pm on September 02, 2019

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has asked all telecom operators to snap mobile phone connectivity which were issued to the Rohingya refugees in violation of the...

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    Telcos’ multiple licences to be replaced with one

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 27, 2019

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Monday published draft licensing guidelines for the mobile phone operators, scrapping provisions regarding requirement for...

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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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    Talking gets costlier

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:26pm on June 13, 2019

    Government has made usage and purchase of mobile phone costly from now on by slapping increased taxes on different level. In the proposed budget for...