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Govt Picks 160 Youngsters to Develop as IT Leaders

Bangladesh Government has selected the first batch of 160 youngsters, aiming to build them as future IT leaders, official sources said. The Fast Track Furture Leader (FTFL) programme under the Leveraging ICT for Growth, Employment and Governance (LICT) project of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Division selected them from among 3,313 graduate youngsters who appeared

Mobile Operators Want Spectrum Neutrality

Bangladesh’s mobile operators are calling on regulator Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) to introduce a technology-neutral approach to spectrum licenses, to allow them to save on spectrum costs. The operators want to be able to use their 900-MHz and 1800-MHz spectrum holdings to offer data services. Currently licenses limit the use of these bands to

International Conference on Renewable Energy Meet at UIU From May 29

A three-day international conference on renewable energy will take place in Dhaka on May 29-31. Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) department of the United International University (UIU) is organising the conference, titled ‘3rd International Conference on the Development in Renewable Energy Technology (ICDRET)’ at its campus in the city’s Dhanmondi. “A huge number of participants

Bangladesh Want Japan for its Development: PM

Urging Japanese friends to keep on nurturing the wonderful relationship between the two countries, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said Bangladesh needs Japan by its side to have support in many fields like infrastructural and human resources development, and power generation. “Our government adheres to the ideology of our freedom struggle and intends to