Month: September 2016

HTC MOBILE HANDSETS IN BANGLADESH

HTC, a handset maker, has introduced six PDA mobile phones in Bangladesh. The mobile phones, mainly meant for corporate users, will be available in local market by mid next month, Kevin Hou, South East Asian managing director of HTC (High Tech Computer Corporation), told a launching ceremony in Dhaka yesterday. “The growing corporate sector people […]

BTRC INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR CALL CENTRES

The country’s telecom watchdog has formally invited applications from eligible entrepreneurs for license to establish call centres. Any individual or enterprise, both local and foreign, can apply for establishing call centre, either individually or in joint venture, with a payment of Tk 5, 000 in favor of Bangladesh Telecommunicationand Regulatory Commission (BTRC). BTRC officials said […]

HONG KONG WOMEN TO TOUR BANGLADESH

The Hong Kong women’s team will tour Bangladesh for eight days starting next week. Between 20 and 29 March the side will play four one-day matches against the Bangladesh women’s team. The Bangladesh Cricket Board has selected 14 players for the training camp ahead of the tour, while there will also be four reserves. Bangladesh […]

THE BACKGROUND TO MOTH-EATEN AND TRUNCATED BANGLADESH TERRITORY

The geographical figure (map) of Bangladesh territory is exactly what a populist great leader once in late 1940s termed it exactly as the ‘Moth-Eaten and Truncated’ one. Neither the map of the one third of pre-1947 province of Bengal adjacently west of the Bangladesh territory anything pleasing to look at but somewhat still more odd […]