5 Operators Eligible for 4G

January 24 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has announced country’s five mobile operators eligible to get license to initiate 4G telecommunication service and the operators are Grameenphone, Robi, Banglalink, Teletalk and Citycell. BTRC is going to disclose the names officially next Thursday.

As per BTRC source, the applications submitted by the operators containe...

Obligation to 'Minimum 4G Speed' Omitted from Policy

January 22 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Obligation to the lowest 4G speed 20 mbps has been omitted from the policy. Firstly, 1 GBPS, then 100 mbps and lastly, after 20 mbps, the speed issue has been totally omitted from the policy.

In replace of clear references...

4G to be Launched in March '18

January 15 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Country’s five mobile phone operators have applied for availing license to initiate 4th Generation (4G) telecommunication services in Bangladesh. The operators are Grameenphone, Robi, Banglalink, Teletalk and Citycell. Among them, Citycell’s activities are temporarily stopped. After following all the procedures, 4G service is likely to be launched within next March, as expects B...

Robi Introduces Gaming Service 'MyPlay'

December 13 2017 | Ujjal Chandra Barman

Mobile phone operator Robi Axiata has launched a service ‘MyPlay’ for gaming. MyPlay launched jointly with a private organization GAC Media is country’s biggest gaming platform. The platform consists of above 21 thousand different games. Robi an...

Huge Response for 3G SIM

December 04 2017 | TW News Correspondent

3G internet at last has been able to acquire a remarkable position in regard of connection figures. As per the annual report published by Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC), number of active 3G internet connections in the country is around 50 million by the end of 2016-17 fiscal year.

20 million 9 lakh 3G SIMs h...

Success in Digital Services, Failure in Infrastructure

December 31 2017 | TW News Correspondent

Number of mobile phone and internet users has been raised higher in the current year along with the consequence of last couple of years. Simultaneously, the usage of different application based digital services of smartphones also got increased. But, the biggest failure in the current year is not to introducing 4G telecommunication service despite making...