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...

KonaCard to serve post office

January 03 2019 | TW News Correspondent

Payment solution developer Kona is set to provide payment solution for Bangladesh Post Office (BPO).

Representatives of KonaCard and Third Wave Technologies Limited (TWTL) signed the agreement in this regard in presence of BPO Director General Sushanto Kumar Mondal.

TWTL is the digital financial services operator for the Bangladesh Post Office, which plans to...

Lafifa Jamal BWIT new President, Rezwana Khan Gen Secy

December 31 2018 | TW News Correspondent

A 13 member Executive committee of Bangladesh Women in Technology (BWIT) was elected in 8th Annual General Meeting on 8 December 2018.


New elected committee will continue their activities for the period of January 2019 to December 2021.


BWIT formed on 29 December 2010, is dedicated to mobilizing women involved in all levels...

RAB opens FB page to check rumors

December 27 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) opened a Facebook page - ‘RAB-Cyber News Verification Center' in a bid to prevent circulation of fake news and propaganda in cyber world ahead of the 11th national election slated for December 30.


“Through this page, any piece of news can be verified easily,” Benazir Ahmed, Director General (...

Next Tuber Season 2 result announced

December 23 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The winners of the second season of Banglalink Next Tuber, the first-ever digital reality show in the country, were announced at its Grand Finale.READ MORE

Samsung’s “#MyGalaxyMyColor” campaign concludes amidst massive

December 22 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Recently, the award ceremony of Samsung Campaign ‘My Galaxy My color’ took place in Samsung showroom at capital’s Bashundhara City. Celebrity Shabnam Faria & Manoj attended the ceremony and handed the prizes to the winners - Mr. Ahmad Asif Sami, Ms. Farah...

Extra-Ordinary General Meeting of BASIS Held

December 20 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Extra-Ordinary General Meeting (EGM) of APEX ICT Trade Association-Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) has been held. On 19 December (Wednesday) evening the EGM took place at Lakeshore Hotel, Dhaka.


Bangladesh win first Gold medal at Int’l Robot Olympiad

December 19 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh team won one gold medal, two highly-commended medals and one technical medal in the 20th International Robot Olympiad (IRO) held in Philippines from December 1...

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 mobile charge without soliciting opinions from the subscribers s...