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GP announces 100% mobile broadband data network coverage

  • Published at 10:18 pm March 16th, 2019

GP’s network caters to 36 million data subscribers

Grameenphone (GP) has reiterated its commitment to the quality of the country's mobile network with the official announcement of a 100% mobile broadband data network in Bangladesh, with every one of its more than 15,000 network sites under high-speed 3G or 4G coverage.

GP’s network caters to 36 million data subscribers out of which more than seven million are 4G data subscribers, according to a press release.

The achievement is a significant step towards the realization of the government’s ambition of Digital Bangladesh and meets the right of citizens to connect to the world through high-speed internet.

Speaking about this development, GP CEO, Michael Foley, said: “Grameenphone has always emphasized its network coverage and quality and this milestone makes it possible for all our existing and new customers to benefit from our high-speed internet access.”

GP Deputy CEO and Chief Marketing Officer, Yasir Azman, stated that since the launch of 3G in 2013 and 4G last year, the telecommunication company has completely upgraded its network, transforming it into a fully data integrated network.

“Although we can be proud of this achievement, the company continues to make significant investments focusing on improving customer experience and filling coverage gaps,” he added.