Khilgaon telephone users get ‘4721’ number series

December 11 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Subscribers of number series-725 under Khilgaon Telephone Exchange will be switched into 8-digit format under series-4721. 

The change will begin gradually from Dec 17.

Bangladesh Telecommunications Company Limited (BTCL) General Manager (PR & Publications) Meer Morshed confirmed the matter.

The subscribers will be informed their new numb...

Be aware of ‘lottery’ trap over phone: BTCL

December 04 2018 | TW News Correspondent

A vested quarter across the country are attempting to cheat people by alluring them winning luxuries flats-apartment and car in a lottery through phone call.

Bangladesh Telecommunic...

Banglalink introducing new number series ‘014’

November 29 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Private cell phone operator Banglalink is going to launch a new number series '014' alongside the existing ‘019’ series.

The new number series will be inaugurated on Thursday (November 29) at Banglalink...

Govt incurs loss of Tk 1000cr for illegal handsets

November 28 2018 | TW News Correspondent

The government is incurring a direct loss of around Tk 1000 crore every year due to unchecked volumes of handset shipments into the country through unauthorized channels, said Bangladeshi Mobile Phone Importers Association (BMPIA) on Tuesday (November 27).


Robi 4.5G subscribers reach 55 lakh

November 24 2018 | TW News Correspondent

A total of 55 lakh subscribers have joined the 4.5G network operator, Robi recently.

Within less than seven months of the inauguration of Robi 4.5G services, its network is now covering 99.4% of all the thanas of the country.

The company has created the largest 4....

BTRC blocks 77,590 Teletalk SIMs for illegal VoIP business

November 20 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) blocked 77,590 SIM cards of the state-run mobile operator - Teletalk as those were used in illegal VoIP (voice over internet protocol) business.


BTRC seizes 42,150 SIM cards used for illegal VoIP operation

November 12 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) seized 42,150 SIM cards from Dhaka and Chattogram between October 14 and November 1 and also arrested 24 people on charge of running Illegal VoIP operations.

The telecom regulator along with members of Rapid action Battalion (RAB) conducted 23 drives in the two cities and seized equipment worth Tk 1.23 crore.

BTRC came up with the inf...

Mobile operator may lose license for poor service

November 06 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Mobile phone operators may lose their licenses finally if the quality of services is not properly maintained.

Postal, Telecommunication and Information Techno...

Teletalk launches 4G

November 06 2018 | TW News Correspondent

Teletalk is set to launch 4G network coving a lot of areas.

It may, according to the operator, minimize the gap with its competitors in the 4G race.

About nine months after the having the license, the operator has ensu...