Robi expands its Management Council

With a vision to prepare the organization for the ensuing digital transformation, Robi has announced a new organization structure. As part of the restructuring, the company has expanded its Management Council (MC) by including five strategic focus roles, a press release said Friday. Ruhul Amin, currently Deputy CFO, Muhammad Shahedul Alam,

Axiata makes 82.8% profit growth in Q2

Axiata Group Berhad (“Axiata” or “the Group”) reported a strong quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) performance leading to a better first half for 2017. The Asian telecom giant, recently published its Quarterly Financial report for the second quarter of 2017. Profit after tax (PAT) was up 82.8% to RM479.1 million from RM262.0 million in the

Robi margin remains flat despite slight post-merger growth

With continued investment in network expansion and the unchanged tax regime, the Robi Axiata Limited is bracing itself for a dismal financial performance by the end of the year, a press release said Wednesday. However, the customers have positively responded to the first ever merger in the country’s telecom sector, as

Samsung unveils Galaxy Note8 in Bangladesh

The newest addition to the Galaxy flagship devices, Samsung Galaxy Note8 was revealed at an event at GPHouse where Samsung and Grameenphone announced the Pre-order offer for the devices. Present at the launching ceremony were Michael Foley, CEO of Grameenphone, Mr Seungwon Youn, Managing Director, Samsung Electronics Bangladesh, Mr. Young-Woo Lee,

Smart Axiata launches 4.5G service in Cambodia

Cambodia’s leading mobile telecommunications company, Smart Axiata, has recently announced the commercial launch of 4.5G in presence of H.E. Tram Iv Tek, Minister of Posts and Telecommunications of Cambodia, a press release said Tuesday. At the “4.5G Evolution: Road to 5G” press event at Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra, Smart also showcased

Music Flyaway Contest to Thailand by Airtel and Robi Yonder

Airtel and Robi Yonder Music have announced its latest campaign called the Yonder Flyaway Contest recently, a press release said Tuesday. A total of six lucky winners of the campaign will be picked to fly to Bangkok to watch the Chainsmokers live in concert on the 15th of September at the

Robi launches special international data roaming campaign “Just Go”

Robi has introduced one of the most innovative and disruptive mobile data roaming campaigns seen in Asia, “Just Go”, for its customers, a press release said. Under the offer, Bangladeshi travelers visiting India, Malaysia, Singapore, Nepal, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Cambodia will now be able to avail daily unlimited data plan

Last leg of Airtel’s network integration with Robi begins in Dhaka

The integration of Airtel’s network in Demra, Gendaria, Jatrabari, Kadamtali, Kamrangirchar, Motijheel, Sabujbag, Shyampur, Sutrapur, Narayanganj Sadar, Rupganj and Sonargaon with Robi’s network has started yesterday, a press release said Friday. The integrated network will be combining spectrum, BTS and all other telecom network resources within the area to ensure the

Airtel, Robi launch Yonder Music Flyaway Contest to Thailand

Airtel and Robi Yonder Music have announced its latest campaign called the Yonder Flyaway Contest on 8th August, 2017. A total of six lucky winners of the campaign will be picked to fly to Bangkok to watch the Chainsmokers live in concert on the 15th of September at the Bi

GP launches co-branded affordable smartphones with Symphony, itel

Aiming to bring affordable smartphones in the hands of the Bangladeshi people, Grameenphone has partnered with Symphony and itel today to launch the Grameenphone Cobranded Symphony G20 and Itel it1409 in the Bangladesh market,a press release said Wednesday. The launch of the two devices in a ceremony at the Grameenphone Corporate