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BNP against appointing administrators to GP, Robi

Dhaka – An unbeaten knock of 162 runs by Shadman Islam guided Dhaka Metro to 357 for 4 in 90 overs in the 4th round Tier-2 match of the National Cricket League (NCL) against Chattogram Division on the 1st day at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram on Saturday. In another match, veteran spinner Abdur Razzak reached a landmark ... Read More »

Walton launches new 4G smartphone

Dhaka, Oct 24 (UNB) – Local handset manufacturer Walton has launched its new smartphone ‘Primo G9’ which features octa-core processor with 4G VoLTE network support. Priced at only 6,399 BDT, the attractively designed device comes in three different colours- Blue, Purple and Red and is available at all Walton Plaza, brand and retail outlets across the country. Read More »

Banglalink expands 4G network across country

Dhaka, Oct 16 (UNB)- Banglalink, has expanded its strong 4G network across the country to provide customers with seamless connectivity and quality digital services. Along with the upgrading of nearly 1000 sites to 4G, Banglalink has expanded its coverage to another 400 locations. Read More »

Huawei releases white paper on 5G Applications

Huawei released the “5G Applications Position Paper” here Tuesday at a forum on the sideline of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Telecom World 2019, looking forward to 5G application scenarios in the areas of enhancing broadband, media and entertainment, industrial manufacturing, and intelligent transportation. Read More »

Regulators tell HC 3 mobile operators paid Google Taka 87 bn

Dhaka, Aug 21 – Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has submitted a report before a High Court bench stating that three mobile operators, Grameen Phone, Banglalink and Robi had given over Tk. 87.44 billion to Google and Facebook in last five years. Advocate AKM Alamgir Parvez Bhuiyan, counsel for the BTRC, submitted the report yesterday before the HC bench of ... Read More »

Huawei celebrates National Day with $54 smartphone deal

Singapore – Media OutReach – 24 July 2019 – Huawei Consumer Business Group, Singapore, has announced that it will be offering its popular casual smartphone series, the HUAWEI Y6 Pro 2019, at a mere $54 (original RRP of $198) for just three days, happening from 26th to 28th July. This offer, targeting Singaporeans and Singapore permanent residents, is poised to ... Read More »

Bandwidth limits of GP and Robi reduced for dues nonpayment

Dhaka, July 04 – The government has reduced the bandwidth capacities of two telecom operators Grameenphone (GP) and Robi as they did not pay its due amount to the government. The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BRTC) instructed the country’s five International Internet Gateways (IIGs) to limit GP’s bandwidth capacity at 144gbps (gigabits per second) and Robi’s at 125gbps. 30% bandwidth ... Read More »

Huawei unveils Y Max phablet in BD on the occasion of Eid

Dhaka, May 8 – Huawei has unveiled its new attraction Y Max phablet in Bangladesh with extra facility for gaming and watching features. The hybrid fabulous device, combining the size format of smartphone and tablet, is equipped with super large dewdrop display, strong battery support, high-performed processor and powerful RAM. Huawei Y Max phablet, the new device of the world’s ... Read More »

Grameenphone launches Tonic Booths in eight centres

Dhaka, May 8 – Grameenphone recently launched Tonic Booth in eight Grameenphone Centers (GPC) in Dhaka and Chattogram. Tonic Booth services are available in 6 GPCs in Dhaka which are GPC Gulshan, GPC Mirpur, GPC Dhanmondi, GPC Motijheel, GPC Farmgate and GPC GP House. It is also available in Chattagram at GPC GEC and GPC Agrabad. Grameenphone customers can visit ... Read More »

Huawei signs 5G MoU with Telecom Cambodia

Dhaka, Apr 30 – Huawei has recently signed a 5G Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) with Telecom Cambodia. Prime Minister of Cambodia, Samdech Techo Hun Sen and Li Jin’ge, Vice President of Huawei and HE Sok Puthyvuth, chairman of Telecom Cambodia and Li Xiongwei, CEO of Huawei Technologies (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. signed the MoU in Beijing. The MoU, would join two ... Read More »

Grameenphone touches 10,000 3G BTS landmark

Grameenphone Ltd. today crossed 10,000 3G sites at 10,000 locations across Bangladesh, bringing in around 90% of the population under GP’s 3G coverage. State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim inaugurated the 10,000th 3G site at a celebration ceremony, arranged at a local hotel. BTRC Chairman Dr. Shahjahan Mahmood was also present on the occasion as special guest along ... Read More »

Robi discusses digital lifestyle with UCEP students

Robi has recently organised another “Internet4U” session with the UCEP students under its Corporate Responsibility (CR) initiatives. Around 100 students and their faculty members took part in the engaging session. The UCEP students were provided with a clear guideline on safe digital lifestyle in the session. Internet4U is Robi’s signature CR initiative where discussion takes place on the potential of ... Read More »

Robi Dhonnobad prog brings special offer with Sigree

Robi customers under Dhonnobad programme can now avail themselves of special discounts while enjoying Indian delicacies at Sigree. In this connection, Robi’s General Manager (Loyalty & Win-back) Tawfique Imam and Sigree’s Deputy General Manager Md Emdadul Hoque have recently signed an agreement on behalf of their respective organisations. Dhaka, UNB News Agency Reported. Read More »

No SIM registration after May 31: Tarana

State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim on Sunday warned that there will be no time extension for registration of SIMs and RUIMs after May 31. “SIMs and RUIMs which remain unregistered after May 31 will be deactivated and the users could not activate them in two months,” said the state minister at a view exchange meeting with all ... Read More »

Teletalk owes BTRC Tk 1,614.65 cr

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has failed to collect the outstanding payment of Tk 1,614.65 crore from state-run mobile operator Teletalk Bangladesh Limited despite issuing several notices. Sources at the BTRC said the regulator has recently sent a letter to State Minister for Posts and Telecommunication Tarana Halim, seeking her directive to recover the dues. Dhaka, UNB News Agency Reported. Read More »

Telecomm services reach 84 pc, says Tarana

Noting that the rate of people using the telecommunication services in the country has reached 84 percent, Tarana Halim on Tuesday said they want to build an inclusive society with the use of telecommunication and information technology. The State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications was inaugurating a road show and a rally in the city marking the World Telecommunication and ... Read More »