August 18, 2021
August 18, 2021
ICT

Korean mentoring for Bangladeshi startup teams

A demo-day and closing ceremony of Korea’s six-month-long mentoring programme for five Bangladesh startup teams were held virtually yesterday with the presence of Ambassador Lee Jang-keun and ICT...

August 16, 2021
August 16, 2021
ICT

Big Tech rolls on as investors shrug off regulatory pressure

Pressure is rising on Big Tech firms, signaling tougher regulation in Washington and elsewhere that could lead to the breakup of the largest platforms.

August 13, 2021
August 13, 2021
ICT

Increase use of ICT for skilled manpower

The use of information and communication technology (ICT) has to be increased to create skilled human resources to address the challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, according to speakers...

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021
ICT

e-GP tenders cross 5 lakh

The number of tenders invited through the e-GP portal crossed 5 lakh yesterday having a total value of about Tk 5,10,499 crore. 

August 1, 2021
August 1, 2021
ICT

Broadband Internet: User number hits 1cr milestone

The number of broadband internet connections has surpassed the 1 crore mark in June for the first time as a vast number of people now rely on the internet due to the pandemic which propelled work...

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021
ICT

Automation adds value to work process, speakers say at ICAB event

Technology has a great influence on the working environment especially during this pandemic time as people are now being able to work remotely instead of their physical presence at the workplace,...

July 27, 2021
July 27, 2021
ICT

Pandemic proves a boon for IT freelancers

Like a million others, Ridoy Saha was rendered unemployed within weeks after Bangladesh introduced a nationwide lockdown in March last year to limit the spread of coronavirus.

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021
ICT

Plug policy gaps to deepen digital inclusion: experts

Experts at a virtual dialogue yesterday emphasised addressing the gaps in policies to enhance digital inclusion since inadequacy in the ICT policies contributes to weak internet infrastructure in...

July 14, 2021
July 14, 2021

Govt launches digital cattle haat

The government yesterday launched a digital platform that allows customers from across the country to purchase sacrificial animals in a bid to maintain public health guidelines on Eid-ul-Azha amid...