Bangladesh set to sue to recover BB cyber heist money

January 20 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said a case will be filed by this month to get back the money stolen from Bangladesh Bank (BB) reserve.


Against whom the case will be filed hasn’t been fixed yet, he said.


Bangladesh to launch 2nd satellite soon

January 17 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh has a plan to launch its second satellite soon in a bid to establish civilized, scientific and better society, said Planning Minister MA Mannan.



5 detained over fake Facebook accounts of PM family

January 17 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) detained five persons on accusation of fraudulence by using fake Facebook accounts named after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her family members.


They were detained in...

Sajeeb Wazed reappointed PM’s honorary ICT adviser

January 16 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Sajeeb Wazed Joy, the son of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, has been reappointed as her honorary Information and Communication Technology (ICT) adviser.


The premier appointed him under the power of Rules of Business 1996 3(B)x(i).


Joy, as a part-timer and unpaid, will work for his mother Sheikh Hasina as per her direction and suggestions...

Smartphone & tab expo ends at BICC

January 13 2019 | TW News Correspondent

The three day-long smartphone and TAB expo ended at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) Saturday (Jan 12). Huge turnout of gadget lo...

Nokia signs deal with Rangpur Riders

January 10 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Telecommunications and IT giant Nokia signed a sponsorship agreement with Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) defending champion Rangpur Riders. 

From now on, helmets of the Riders will be adorned with Nokia logo.

Rangpur Riders Chief Executive O...

Mustafa Jabbar at BASIS after taking oath

January 09 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Association of Software & Information Services (BASIS) greeted Post, Telecom and ICT minister Mustafa Jabbar when he visited its office in Dhaka after taking oath at Bangabhaban Darbar Hall.


Former BASIS Presidents, BASIS Executive Council (EC) Members, BASIS Standing Committee’s Chairman, Co-Charima...

Smartphone, tab expo kicks off Thursday

January 08 2019 | TW News Correspondent

A three-day Smartphone and Tab Expo will begin on Thursday (January 10) with the view to bring opportunities to the users in buying latest versions of smartphones and tabs.


The eve...

Mustafa Jabbar gets Posts, Telecom and ICT ministry again

January 07 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Mustafa Jabbar, former ICT minister, will continue as a technocrat minister in the new cabinet, who will be sworn in on Monday.


Jabbar, who earlier served as a Minister of Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology (ICT), will continue in this position in the new cabinet as well.