Banglalink Digital Communications Ltd.
Banglalink Digital Communications Limited is fully owned by Telecom Ventures ltd. (previously Orascom Telecom Ventures Limited) of Malta, which is a fully owned subsidiary of Global Telecom Holding s.a.e. (formerly known as Orascom Telecom Holding s.a.e.). Following business combination in april 2011 between Vimpelcom Ltd and Wind Telecom s.p.a, Vimpelcom owns 51.92% shares of global telecom holding s.a.e. (formerly known as Orascom Telecom Holding s.a.e.). Vimpelcom (www.vimpelcom.com) is one of the world’s largest integrated telecommunications services operators providing voice and data services through a range of traditional and broadband mobile and fixed technologies in Russia, Italy, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Armenia, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Algeria, Pakistan, Burundi, Zimbabwe, Central African Republic, Canada and Bangladesh. Vimpelcom is headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and listed as an ads on the New York stock exchange under the symbol "vip".
Since Banglalink’s launch in february 2005, its impact was felt immediately: overnight mobile telephony became an affordable option for customers across a wide range of market segments.
Banglalink’s success was based on a (read more ...)
Grameenphone (GP) Limited
Grameenphone Ltd. is the largest telecommunications service provider in Bangladesh with more than 23.9 million subscribers as of March 2010. Grameenphone was the first company to introduce GSM technology in Bangladesh when it launched its services in March 1997. With a nationwide network that covers almost 100 percent of the population, Grameenphone’s entire network is EDGE/GPRS enabled and so all our subscribers have access to the internet. Grameenphone has introduced many services like Community Information Center, Healthline and Studyline to reduce the digital divide in Bangladesh. Grameenphone is a joint venture between Telenor (56%) of Norway and Grameen Telecom (34%) of Bangladesh. Grameenphone is a public limited company listed with the Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited and Chittagong Stock Exchange Limited.
Robi Axiata Limited
Robi Axiata Limited (formerly known as Axiata (Bangladesh) Limited) is a dynamic and leading countrywide GSM communication solution provider in Bangladesh with more than 10.96 million subscribers as of 31st May 2010 . It was awarded the Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific ICT Award 2010 for “Emerging Market Service Provider of the Year”. Axiata (Bangladesh) Limited trading under the brand name Robi commenced its operation in 1997 among the pioneer GSM mobile telecommunications service providers and supports 2G voice, CAMEL phase 2 and GPRS/EDGE service with high speed internet connectivity nationwide. Its GSM service is based on a robust network architecture and cutting edge technology such as Intelligent Network (IN), which provides peace-of-mind solutions in terms of voice clarity, extensive nationwide network coverage and multiple global partners for international roaming.