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Operators say uniform rate beneficial...

Operators say uniform rate beneficial...

Business

Mon, Aug 20 2018

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) implemented the new tariff rate from August...

Increase of minimum call rate troubles...

Increase of minimum call rate troubles...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 19 2018

Mobile phone users formed a human chain protesting this newly introduced call rate

BTRC fixes Tk0.45 as uniform minimum...

BTRC fixes Tk0.45 as uniform minimum...

Nation

Tue, Aug 14 2018

The new rate will go into effect from Monday midnight

BRTC’s special bus services a...

BRTC’s special bus services a...

Special

Fri, Jul 6 2018

The Office Jatri service was conceived to cater for office commuters, but it never arrives on time, is...

Bangabandhu-1: Minister Jabbar dismisses...

Bangabandhu-1: Minister Jabbar dismisses...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 17 2018

The posts, telecommunications and information technology minister has claimed that the Bangabandhu-1...

Bangabandhu-1 Satellite to take 3 more...

Bangabandhu-1 Satellite to take 3 more...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 15 2018

Dhaka’s Hatirjheel and Suhrawardy Udyan areas were decorated with lighting and fireworks were...

Escort services thrive on social...

Escort services thrive on social...

Crime

Thu, Apr 19 2018

At least 1.4 million people subscribe to groups and pages providing escort services on social media,...

An exercise  in futility

An exercise in futility

Opinion

Sat, Mar 31 2018

Platforms such as Facebook and YouTube are used just as much for business and academic purposes as they...

Bangabandhu-1 leaves space centre for...

Bangabandhu-1 leaves space centre for...

Sci & Tech

Wed, Mar 28 2018

With a capacity of 1,600 megahertz, the satellite will have 40 transponders - half of the capacity will...

Telecoms division approves VAS...

Telecoms division approves VAS...

Regulation

Thu, Mar 15 2018

Minister Mustafa Jabbar signed the copy of policy at his office at the Secretariat in Dhaka

Why isn’t 4G generating much...

Why isn’t 4G generating much...

Business

Wed, Feb 21 2018

Grameenphone's mobile phone subscriptions is around 66 million, according to the BTRC, but only 7.2 million...

Govt to hand over 4G licences

Govt to hand over 4G licences

Business

Mon, Feb 19 2018

Robi which merged with Airtel now has a total of 36.4 MHz spectrum in three different bands. Teletalk...

GP, Banglalink buy 4G spectrum

GP, Banglalink buy 4G spectrum

Business

Wed, Feb 14 2018

Government earns Tk5,268cr from the auction

Govt withdraws decision to suspend internet...

Govt withdraws decision to suspend internet...

Regulations

Mon, Feb 12 2018

BTRC has withdrawn the move to throttle internet speed

Internet services to be suspended across...

Internet services to be suspended across...

Regulation

Sun, Feb 11 2018

The BTRC has sent a strict instruction to all internet service providers to keep the internet services...

How to deal with unwanted SMS

How to deal with unwanted SMS

Special

Wed, Jan 24 2018

Mobile phone users, according to the  BTRC notice, are entitled to seek remedy for unwanted service

Ministers at odds over Facebook shutdown...

Ministers at odds over Facebook shutdown...

Education

Tue, Jan 23 2018

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid said he would discuss shutting down Facebook during the exams with...

4G spectrum auction to proceed

4G spectrum auction to proceed

Court

Sun, Jan 14 2018

The Supreme Court stayed a High Court directive that halted the auction of 4G spectrum

BTRC 4G spectrum auction halted

BTRC 4G spectrum auction halted

Court

Thu, Jan 11 2018

On December 4, 2017, a special commission of BTRC decided to publish two guidelines and invite for application...

Illegal sale of mobile phone jammers...

Illegal sale of mobile phone jammers...

Gadgets

Tue, Jan 2 2018

Some mobile operators have recently complained to the BTRC about illegal sale and use of mobile phone...

Can 4G internet actually offer 20Mbps...

Can 4G internet actually offer 20Mbps...

Tech

Fri, Dec 29 2017

Bangladesh is poised to embark with 4G internet even before 3G internet coverage was completed