State Minister of Post and Telecommunication Division Tarana Halim has handed over 3 international awards to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina achieved by the Division. The State Minister handovers the awards to the Prime Minister on November 20 at Prime Minister’s Office before the Cabinet Meeting begins, as the Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam informed at the secretariat after the meeting.
Asian-Oceanian Computing Industry Organization (ASOCIO) provided our Post Division ‘ASOCIO-2017 Digital Government Award’ on September 18, 2017 as recognition for making digital services available to rural community.
Before that, Asia Pacific Council for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business (AFACT) provides the Post Division Silver Award as Runner-up for eCommerce service related ‘Postal Cash Card: Banking for Unbanked People’ in e-Asia Award Contest held in Taiwan on September 12, 2017.
The World Information Technology and Technology Alliance (WITSA) rewarded Post Division with WITSA Merit Award in the Digital Opportunity category on September 12, 2017 in Taiwan for the transformation of 8.5 thousand post offices among country’s 9 thousand 886 post offices into e-Center.
All the three awards were handed over to our Prime Minister. Source-Banglanews24