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 the call rate.


It also issued a rule asking the government and the mobile phone operators to explain in four weeks why hiking mob...

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 Chowdh...

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-...

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 added IT distributor, held a knowledge sharing forum for their customers on Fortinet’s Security Fabric at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon, Dh...

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 Ba...

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 nod to the &ld...

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...

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 Banglad...

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...