It is time to level the playing field for ICT public tender

It is high time the government created a level playing field for local software developers to participate in public tender for the development of ICT, said BASIS president Mostafa Jabbar. He ad ...

Novoair to suspend Dhaka-Yangoon-Dhaka flight from Wednesday

Novoair, a private airliner of the country, is going to suspend its Dhaka-Yangoon-Dhaka flight from February 1 due to lack of passengers.   The airliner launched its first international f ...

Thales to use SpaceX’s Falcon 9 to launch

Thales Alenia Space, the Franco-Italian company that is developing Bangabandhu 1, Bangladesh’s first ever satellite, has signed a deal with US company Space Exploration Technologies Corporation ...

Biman signs deal with Etihad to rescue cargo business

Biman Bangladesh Airlines, the national flag carrier, has signed a code-sharing agreement with Etihad Airways to transport cargoes.   The management of the airlines signed the agreement recent ...

Gulshan attack didn’t change minds of Japanese tourists

That Bangladesh has grown into an undaunting tourist hub becomes vivid when it comes to a clear-cut expression by a group of Japanese tourists who paid a recent visit here and feel like visiting again ...

BTRC to take legal action if GP fails to pay fine

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has rejected the Grameenphone appeal and decided to take legal action against the operator if it fails to pay the fine imposed for rule violat ...

Citycell likely to shut down

The country’s oldest mobile phone operator Citycell is likely to close down its operation by August 16 as it sinks in debt to regulator, banks and different telecommunication operators. I ...

Citycell may shut down after August 16

Bangladesh’s oldest mobile phone operator Citycell may shut down after August 16 of this year. Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has served a notice to Citycell to pay ...

Tourism Board moves to regain foreigners’ confidence

Bangladesh Tourism Board (BTB) is going to undertake a ‘trust building’ program to bring back the tourism sector from the brink, which was hit hard by the July 1 Gulshan cafe terror atta ...

21,000 youths sign up at BPO Summit

The 2nd Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Summit has ended with a focus on job creations for both international and local businesses. Some 21,000 curriculum vitae were submitted by youths wanting ...

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