Symphony at Top in Local Smartphone Market; Transsion Goes Beyond Samsung

March 15 2018 | Bony Hamza

Chinese mobile phones have been popular in country’s smartphone market since a long time. Even, the South Korean brand Samsung too couldn’t sustain their position. Samsung had always been considered country’s second popular brand. But, now it has dropped to third position. Still, local brand Symphony has been able to retain the top position as the most popular brand in the country.

On the...

4G for Teletalk after 3 Months

March 05 2018 | TW News Correspondent

4G for Teletalk subscribers will be available after 2 to 3 months, as informed Post, Telecommunication and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar.  If any investment is available by this period, then it would be possible to introduce 4G service for Teletalk.

Teletalk doesn’t have sufficient investments like other mobile phone operators and so, firstly, we need to arrange some investments, as stated the minister at his o...

Robi’s Bank Accounts Frozen for 3 Days

March 01 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bank accounts of country’s mobile phone operator Robi Axiata Limited will remain halted for three days. Appeal Division has postponed High Court’s order regarding the suspension of Robi’s bank accounts that was given postponing the decision taken by National Board of Revenue (NBR). The Stay Order will be valid for three days.

Appeal Division consisting of four members led by the Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain...

Mobile and Internet Subscribers Increased Remarkably

February 28 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Number of mobile and internet subscribers in the country is increasing uninterruptedly. In just a single month, number of internet subscribers got increased up t...

Banglalink Lags Behind Due To Poor 3G Network

February 26 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Banglalink, once country’s second biggest mobile phone operator now lags behind in comparison with other two big operators of the country. Considering the number of subscribers, the operator dropped to 3rd position due to Robi-Airtel merge. Similarly, Banglalink’s revenue and investment too have started falling.

Due to not having stronger 3G network than...

iPhone Users not to Get 4G Service

February 17 2018 | TW News Correspondent

4G mobile phone service is supposed to be launched officially on February 19, 2018 as New Year gift from the government. But, the iPhone users are not going to enjoy this 4th Generation service. To avail the service, they may need to wait for couple of days or couple of weeks.

In this regard, one of the senior...

4G License to be Handed Over on February 20

February 13 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Formalities to launch the long awaited 4G are almost at the finishing level. After a long negotiation and discussion, to country’s four mobile phone operators will be provided the 4G license on February 20, 2018 following all the procedures.  

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC), on the same day, will handover the license of the much anticipated 4th Generation Mobile Technology service...

RadeKovačević Appointed as CTO of Grameenphone

February 08 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Rade Kovačević has been appointed as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Grameenphone, effective from 30 January 2018.Rade has been serving as the interim CTO at Grameenphone since June 18, 2017.

Rade has over 17 years of experience in the telecom industry, working in different senior positions. Prior to joining Grameenphone he was serving as Head of IT Asia (acting), Technology & Services of...

Teletalk to Launch 4G in May '18: Mustafa Jabbar

January 25 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Teletalk is likely to launch 4G services in May this year, as informed Post, Telecommunication and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar. He stated this replying a question asked by Mr. Didarul Alam, MP in National Parliament House on January 24, 2018.

The minister said- Teletalk has initiated a plan to launch 4G services in all the divisional cities of the country with their own finance of a...