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  • Bangladesh High Court

    HC scraps BTRC order asking GP to pay Tk 30cr fine

    The High Court (HC) scraps orders of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) asking Grameenphone to pay Tk 30 crore of fine for providing broadband internet services under Go Broadband.

  • BTRC

    BTRC to issue notice for revoking licence

    The telecom regulator will issue show-cause notices to two leading mobile phone operators -- Grameenphone and Robi -- asking why their licences would not be cancelled for not paying audit claims worth Tk 13,447 crore.

  • Grameenphone hits 1 crore 4g internet users

    BTRC considers to block GP’s call to realise audit claim

    The telecom regulator says they will be tough on Grameenphone if they fail to pay the claimed value of Tk 12,579.95 crore and may consider to block calls volume of the market leader.

  • GP mobile operator

    Govt asks GP to pay Tk 12579.95 cr

    The government has sent a notice claiming Tk 12579.95 crore dues from Grameenphone. Of the total amount, the leading mobile phone operator owes Tk 8494.01 crore to Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) and Tk 4085.94 crore to National Board of Revenue (NBR).

  • GP mobile operator

    GP woes over unpaid dues get worse

    Grameenphone's woes over unpaid dues just got worse, with the government now likely to claim about Tk 800 crore more following

  • Grameenphone call drop

    GP subscribers suffer highest call drops

    Grameenphone users suffer the highest call drops and they wait longer to get connected to the number they dial, according to a report of the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission.

  • Grameenphone named significant market power

    The telecom regulator yesterday declared Grameenphone as the operator with the Significant Market Power (SMP) to enhance

  • Grameenphone's Profit in 2018

    GP logs record profit

    Grameenphone logged a record Tk 3,520 crore profit last year, its highest to date, driven by significant growth in voice and data

  • Grameenphone services

    GP bags 5m active 4G internet users

    Grameenphone hits the milestone of 5 million active users in 4G internet. The private telecom operator becomes the first operator of the country through this achievement this week, GP says in a press release.

  • GP 013 number series

    Now '013' too GP

    Grameenphone begins selling its new phone number series starting with ‘013’.

  • Sheba introduce first Service Award 2018 in Bangladesh to introduce Service Award 2018, a startup that provides various services through their app, will give Service Award 2018 to the best technical service providers of, as per a press release from the company.

  • Grameenphone celebrates 7-crore landmark

    GP celebrates 7-cr landmark

    Grameenphone crosses seven crore active mobile connections in Bangladesh, a magic figure for any mobile operators even in the global perspective.

  • 4G on iPhone

    iPhone users start enjoying 4G in Bangladesh

    Nearly around three months after the launch of fourth-generation (4G) mobile internet, the iPhone users have started to enjoy the speedy service as the country code on the Apple handsets is unlocked.

  • Mobile operators offer 4G on 3G Data packs

    Operators to offer 4G on 3G data packs

    The top three mobile operators rolled out the much-awaited 4G service in the capital and some other major cities last evening --

  • 4G Internet Service of Mobile operators in Bangladesh

    GP users in Dhaka to get 4G service 15 minutes into launch

    Grameenphone subscribers in Dhaka will be able to use fourth generation (4G) data service within 15 minutes after the telecom giant launches the service tomorrow.

  • Telenor closes down online platform

    Telenor, the parent company of market leader mobile operator Grameenphone, is shutting down its online classifieds marketplace in Bangladesh.

  • GP gets ‘013’ number series with existing ‘017’

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission decides to allow Grameenphone a new number series of 013 with their existing 017 prefix which is close to be exhausted.

  • Illegal int'l calls thrive on Teletalk

    State-owned carrier Teletalk's failure to kill around 22 lakh unregistered connections is allowing a huge volume of illegal international calls to be made, depriving the government of revenue.

  • SIM

    Legal notice seeks halt to biometric SIM registration

    A Supreme Court lawyer serves a legal notice seeking a halt to biometric registration for subscriber identity module (SIM) cards of mobile operators claiming it violates privacy and has a potential malafide intention.

  • Biometric SIM registration: Tarana unhappy with telcos’ non-cooperation

    State Minister for Telecom Tarana Halim says mobile phone operators are not cooperating with the government to ensure registration of SIM cards with subscribers’ fingerprints.

  • Carrying the Red & Green Flag to Telenor Youth Forum 2015

    The Telenor Youth Forum 2015, which concluded in December of last year, brought back the highly popular arena for debate, discussion and experience sharing. This time, the Telenor team scoured through 13 countries with Telenor’s presence to find 25 of the brightest young minds.

  • Be hungry, be Foodie along with Coca-Cola and Grameenphone is bringing in the latest edition of its Foodiez Fest – #FoodiezWinterFest 2015 – where more than 35 popular food brands will be coming with their mouthwatering food items, all in one place.

  • PM introduces 3G at Dahagram

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated 3G network at Dahagram enclaves in Lalmonirhat.

  • Stop using nat’l anthem as ringtone, SC tells Robi

    SC upholds HC verdict asking Aktel, now Robi, to stop using national anthem as ringtone. In May, SC issued similar order to Banglalink and Grameenphone.

  • Telcos sign deals to access NID database today

    Telecom operators will sign deals with the Election Commission today to get access to the national identification database to introduce biometric registration system for new SIM cards.

  • Digital hammer: Breaking geographical boundaries with internet for all

    Yasir Azman talks about Grameenphone's plan to bring in full internet connectivity for Bangladesh and how he draws insights into the Bangladeshi youth by following his 12 year old son's behavior.

  • GP to launch iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus

    Mobile phone operator Grameenphone will offer iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus from November 5.

  • Unregistered SIM cards seized at Uttara G&G shop

    A special team of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) seizes unregistered SIM cards and illegally imported electronic devices from a Gadget & Gear store in Uttara of Dhaka.

  • GP Music begins its journey

    With the aim of bringing a revolution in the country's music scene and stop piracy, telecom operator Grameenphone launched digital music store, GP Music, on July 7 at the Westin Dhaka.