Bangladesh adds nearly 4 million mobile phone subscribers in August

Thursday 8 October 2020 | 08:26 CET | News
Bangladesh ended August with 166 million mobile phone subscribers, up from 162.2 million in July, according to data from the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC). Grameenphone saw its customer base increase to 77.01 million from 76.08 million in the previous month, while Robi Axiata ended August with 49.78 million, up from 49.10 million the previous month. Banglalink had 34.57 million mobile customers, up from 34.41 million, while Teletalk ended August with 4.65 million mobile customers, down from 4.68 million mobile customers in the previous month.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Banglalink / GrameenPhone / Robi Axiata / TeleTalk
Countries: Bangladesh
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Bangladesh adds nearly 1 mln mobile phone subscribers, internet user base declines in October

Published 19 Nov 2020 10:03 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladesh ended October with almost 168.1 million mobile phone subscribers, up from 167.1 million in September, according to ...

Robi launches data pack for university students

Published 16 Nov 2020 10:48 CET | Bangladesh
University Grants Commission (UGC) has signed an agreement with Bangladeshi operator Robi. The agreement is designed to help ...

Grameenphone releases GP Explorer youth upskilling programme

Published 06 Nov 2020 15:46 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi operator Grameenphone has launched the GP Explorer platform to upskill young people on the "National youth day", ...

Bangladesh adds 1 million mobile phone subscribers in September

Published 03 Nov 2020 10:49 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladesh ended September with 167.1 million mobile phone subscribers, up from 166 million in August, according to data from the ...

Banglalink's Q3 revenue almost flat, EBITDA grows more than 8%

Published 30 Oct 2020 04:16 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi operator Banglalink saw its total revenue slightly increase by 0.8 percent year-on-year to BDT 11.5 billion in the ...

Grameenphone's revenue decline slows down in Q3, sales fall 3%

Published 20 Oct 2020 13:53 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi mobile operator Grameenphone posted total revenues of BDT 35.6 billion for the third quarter of this year, which ...

Robi hits 50 million subscribers milestone in Bangladesh

Published 16 Oct 2020 07:32 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi operator Robi has announced it has reached the milestone of 50 million subscribers across the country. To celebrate ...

Robi launches digital distribution network in Bangladesh

Published 14 Oct 2020 08:19 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi operator Robi has introduced a digital distribution network for its retailers, distributors and customers. Close to ...

Bangladesh adds 3 million mobile phone subscribers in July

Published 15 Sep 2020 08:05 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladesh ended July with 164.2 million mobile phone subscribers, up from 161.2 million in June, according to data from the ...

Robi deploys 11,000 4.5G sites across Bangladesh

Published 30 Jul 2020 07:07 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi mobile operator Robi has deployed more than 11,000 4.5G sites across the country. Robi also reports that its 4.5G ...

Bangladesh adds 1.3 mln internet subscribers in June, mobile phone user base declines

Published 29 Jul 2020 09:03 CET | Bangladesh
Bangladesh ended June with 161.2 million mobile phone subscribers, down from 161.5 million in May, according to data from the ...

Bangladesh bans free internet offers for social media access

Published 23 Jul 2020 08:58 CET | Bangladesh
The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has ordered domestic mobile operators and other telecommunications ...

Regulator increases call termination rate for Grameenphone to BDT 0.07 per minute

Published 08 Jul 2020 11:15 CET | Bangladesh
The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has imposed another condition on Grameenphone, as part of the ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Jan Edgeware EGM
25 Jan The Things Conference 2021
26 Jan Verizon Communications Q4 2020
26 Jan F5 Networks fiscal Q1
26 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
26 Jan Meetup MENA
27 Jan KPN Q4 2020
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan MediaTek Q4 2020
27 Jan Calix Q4 2020
27 Jan Facebook Q4 2020
27 Jan AT&T Q4 2020
27 Jan Corning Q4 2020
27 Jan Uptime
28 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2020
28 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2020
28 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2020
28 Jan Comcast Q4 2020
28 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2020
28 Jan Skyworks fiscal Q1
28 Jan 8x8 fiscal Q3
29 Jan Charter Communications Q4 2020
29 Jan Telia Q4 2020
29 Jan Ericsson Q4 2020
29 Jan NEC fiscal Q3
::: More Calendar Items