Telco


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 associatio...
READ MORE

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 was before. The organization failed very badly to sell their handsets in these two markets. As a result, the entire business operation of Sony mobile is likely to get shut down within next October.

Sony had never been able to succeed in th...
READ MORE

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 Grameenphon...
READ MORE

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 additional charge on making calls from one operator to another.

On the other hand, Mobile Number Portability or MNP service is supposed to be introduced from next August. Under this service, seeing the mobile number it...
READ MORE

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 exper...
READ MORE

‘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 so...
READ MORE

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 in 11 cities of Russia. In Bangladesh ‘My Sp...
READ MORE

BTRC Gets Application for Satellite License

May 17 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Communication Satellite Company Limited (BCSCL) has submitted an application in Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) last week to get the lic...
READ MORE

80 Million 45 Lakh Internet Users in Bangladesh

May 14 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Number of internet users in the country has been increased up to 14 lakh in a month. Current number of internet users in country is 80 million 45 lakh and 45 thousand. Previously in last February, the figure was 31 lakh 41 thousand.

This figure was mentioned in the statistics of internet users published by Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) during last March. Current internet users in the country is...
READ MORE