Joint Initiatives Taken by Banglalink and Priyoshop for E-Commerce Expansion

August 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Aiming to expand e-commerce in the rural areas of Bangladesh, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between Banglalink and As per the MoU, Banglalink in association with Priyoshop will take initiatives to create awareness regarding digital services and product supply system development in especial...

Off Net-On Net Mobile Call Rate Tk. 0.50

August 02 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Minimum on net and off net call rate will get fixed tk. 0.50 and its maximum limit will be tk. 1.50. Making calls within same operator is on net calls, whereas on other operators is called off net calls. Current minimum on net call rate is fixed tk. 0.25 and off net call rate is tk. 0.60. And maximum limit of call rate is tk. 2.00.

Prime Minister’s ICT Advisor Sajeeb Wazed Joy gave his de...

6 Digital Startups Selected for `IT Incubator 2.0’

July 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Aiming to progress the potential digital entrepreneurs of Bangladesh, 6 digital startups have been selected for ‘IT Incubator 2.0’ organized by mobile operator Banglalink in association with Hi-Tech Park Authority. The six startups were officially announced at a local hotel in Dhaka on July 12.  

The selected startups are Genie IoT, Chobir Baksho,, Parkly, Teach it and...

Sony Mobile to Quit Business!

June 30 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Due to the failure in business, Sony Mobile is to quit their business from the Middle East and African market. But the sales of other Sony products will remain same as it w...

Mobile Phone Users in Bangladesh above 150 Million

June 27 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Number of mobile phone users in Bangladesh was 150 million 7 lakh 20 thousand till last May. By the end of last March, the figure was 150 million 3 lakh 30 thousand, as per report of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC).

As per statistics of BTRC, by the end of May, number of subscribers of country’s biggest mobile phone operator Grameenphone was 60 million 86 lakh 90 thousand. On the other ha...

BTRC Working on Fixing Similar Call Rate

June 26 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Aiming to fixing similar call rate for any operator to save subscribers’ cost, Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) is working on new ‘Tariff Plan’. Subscribers are to pay additi...

Airtel and DoT Come Together to Boost Broadband Penetration in Rural Areas

June 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Telecom major, Bharti Airtel has partnered with the Department of Telecom (DoT) to pilot broadband experience centres in rural areas. The aim is to boost broadband penetration in rural India using the BharatNet infrastructure.

As part of the partnership, Airtel has set up broadband experience centres in three villages of Ghazipur, Gorakhpur and V...

‘5G to be Launched in 2021’

June 07 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Post, Telecommunication and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar said- We aim to launch 5G service in Bangladesh in 2021. But, the minister also considered it a great challenge to introduce this latest technology coping up with country’s socio-economic condition.

Mustafa Jabbar shared this in the fourth annual ‘Huawei Asia-Pacific Innovation Day’ held at Bangkok in Thailand on June 6.

In the co...

Live Telecast of Fifa World Cup Russia on Mobile by ‘My Sports’

June 02 2018 | TW News Correspondent

21st Fifa World Cup Russia is going to kick off on June 14. Finally, total 32 teams are to take part in this giant world cup football event. Total 64 football matches are to be taken place at 12 stadiums...