HC bans mobile call rate hike, call drop charge

December 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The High Court on Thursday (December 13) issued a ban on hiking the mobile call rate and charge for call drop from subscribers.


The court also directed the government to form a committee to determine th...

Entrepreneurs’ Summit held at UAP in Dhaka

December 11 2018 | TW News Correspondent

A two-day summit on entrepreneurship was held on the campus of University of Asia Pacific (UAP) at Farmgate in Dhaka recently.  


UAP Vice Chancellor National Prof Jamilur Reza Chowdhury, Bangladesh Investment Development Authority Executive Chairman Kazi M Aminul Islam, IPDC Finance Ltd Managing Director Mominul Islam Nabin, Access to Information (a2i) Project Director M...

Kaspersky Lab to expand its business in Bangladesh with STBL as their distribution partner

December 09 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Kaspersky Lab to expand its business in Bangladesh with Smart Technologies (BD) Ltd. (STBL) as their distribution partner.

Kaspersky Lab co-operation with STBL conducted a press meet on 14th November 2018 at Bangabandhu International Conference Center, Bangladesh. The conference saw Kaspersky Lab along with their newest distribution partner together discussing how bullish the Bangladesh market look...

Smart Technologies brings Fortinet’s Third Generation of Network Security to Bangladesh

December 09 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Hosts a conference to demonstrate FortiOS 6.0 and its over 200 new capabilities to automate security operations and protect the digital attack surface

Smart Technologies (BD) Ltd., Bangladesh’s leading value add...

Samsung No. 1 mobile brand in Bangladesh

December 09 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Samsung Mobile has been recognized as Bangladesh’s No. 1 Handset Brand by Bangladesh Brand Forum. The South Korean electronics giant was also announced 3rd best brand in refrigerator category. Top officials of Samsung Bangladesh received the awards on behalf of Samsung Mobile and Samsung Consumer...

Aviation and Aerospace University gets cabinet nod

December 04 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The government on Monday (December 3) finally approved a bill to establish the country’s first aviation and aerospace university to produce more skilled manpower in the field, including pilots, aviation scientists and engineers.


In its last meeting, the cabinet, which chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, gave its...

Shibir men held for making fake news websites

November 29 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Law enforcement officials have found involvement of Bangladesh Islami Chattra Shibir, the student front of fundamentalist party Jamaat-e-Islami, in the creating and spreading of fake news websites in country.

Earlier in Wednesday night (Nov 29), Member of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested two people from Mohammadpur and Tongi areas in Dhaka for allegedly creating fake web...

A2i service tracker app launched in Fiji

November 24 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Aimed at distributing social security allowances among its marginalized people, south pacific island country Fiji on November 21 launched a service tracker named Start to Finish (S2F) made by access to information (a2i) programme of Bangladesh. 

Made with the assistance from UNDP Bangladesh and UNDP Fiji, the service tracker was launched...

EC to ask army for operating EVMs in national polls

November 11 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The Election Commission (EC) has planned to take Armed forces’ help operating Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) in casting and counting votes during upcoming national elections.

Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helaluddin Ahmed said it to reporters at EC building in city’s Agargaon area on Saturday afternoon (Nov 10).

He said members of the armed forces will...