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Regulator blocks Grameenphone's, Robi's bandwidth capacity for unpaid debt

Thursday 11 July 2019 | 08:58 CET | News
Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has partially blocked Grameenphone's and Robi's bandwidth capacity on 4 July for non-payment of dues detected in audits, local newspaper The Daily Star reports. Grameenphone and Robi currently serve around 122.5 million subscribers on the local market. The BTRC says there is no scope for arbitration under the existing law over its action against the two operators. BTRC claims Grameenphone has to pay BDT 125.79 billion and Robi has around BDT 8.67 billion in unpaid dues.

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Companies: GrameenPhone / Robi
Countries: Bangladesh
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