Bangabandhu Satellite’s commercial operation begins tomorrow

DHAKA, May 18, 2019 : Commercial operation of Bangladesh’s first communication satellite Bangabandhu-I (BS-I) will begin tomorrow on the occasion of launching anniversary ceremony following the successful trial run.... Read more »

DTH service will help bring discipline in broadcasting sector: Hasan

DHAKA, May 16, 2019 : Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud today said Direct to Home (DTH) service will help bring discipline in the country’s broadcasting sector and reach broadcast... Read more »

Judge rules Lyft must follow New York rules for driver minimum wage

NEW YORK, May 2, 2019 (AFP) : Ride-hailing company Lyft must abide by a new rule in New York guaranteeing the equivalent of a minimum wage to drivers, a... Read more »

GP is bound to pay outstanding Tk 12,579cr: BTRC

DHAKA, April 24, 2019 : Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) said the country’s leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone has no alternative to paying Taka 12,579 crore dues unearthed through... Read more »

Joy urges young ICT entrepreneurs to be innovative

DHAKA, April 21, 2019 : Prime Minister’s ICT Affairs Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy today called upon the young information and communication technology entrepreneurs to generate their own innovative ideas... Read more »

App launched for vehicle parking

DHAKA, April 17, 2019 : A ICT service provider today announced they developed a digital vehicle parking platform to facilitate car users in finding suitable parking places in the... Read more »

Two Bangladeshi youths in Forbes 30 Under 30 list

DHAKA, Apr 02, 2019 : Two Bangladeshi youths – Pathao cofounder Hussain Elius and cartoonist Morshed Abdulla Al – were named in the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia list... Read more »

Palak for utilizing prospects of fourth industrial revolution

DHAKA, Mar 19 2019 : State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak today called upon the private sector to cooperate the government for finding out a solution to meet... Read more »

NASA greenlights SpaceX crew capsule test to ISS

WASHINGTON, Feb 23, 2019 (AFP) : NASA on Friday gave SpaceX the green light to test a new crew capsule by first sending an unmanned craft with a life-sized... Read more »

Samsung launches folding smartphone, first 5G handset

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 21, 2019 (AFP) : Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a smartphone that folds open to be a tablet, becoming the first major manufacturer to offer the feature... Read more »