E-commerce site for the Postal Department is accomplished and now, the issue of signing MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with world famous Amazon and Alibaba is under process, as the Telecommunication State Minister Tarana Halim stated in the National Parliament House on Thursday, June 8, 2017.
In replying one of the questions asked by an MP, she said-The e-commerce site of the Postal Department ‘dakbazar.cpm’ has been initiated on trial basis and the connection procedure to different business institutions is going on.
Previously, last February, Tarana Halim stated in a meeting - Postal Department is willing to do e-commerce business with the world famous Amazon and Alibaba and besides, an initiative will be taken to pay e-commerce bill from the balance of the mobile phone operators.
Then, she also mentioned to initiate an experimental project in March regarding this issue and in April, that agreement would be officially signed, as she informed.
Postal Department has already started providing the distribution service from the orders received from 21 post offices of Dhaka City in November, 2016.