Banglalink, the second
biggest mobile operator in Bangladesh has introduced “krishi
jigyasha 7676” which will provide suggestions and answers to any
queries related to agriculture, vegetable and fruit farming, poultry,
livestock, fisheries etc. Banglalink is the pioneer in Bangladesh in
launching such a service.
To use this service a Banglalink
customer just needs to dial 7676, talk and get expert’s advice on
the problem. At present, the service can address problems related to
harvests, pesticides, agro diseases, information on seeds,
fertilizers, poultry and livestock feed, fisheries techniques and
Also, Banglalink brought “babsha
jigyasha 7677”, a one stop solution for existing and potential sme
owners in need of business related advice. Now it is possible to just
dial 7677 and get useful advice on important issues relating to
business, which not only saves valuable time and effort but also
minimizes operational cost.
Babsha jigyasha 7677 gives information
on the following:
Access to finance: information
relating to the availability of finance for operating or starting a
new business. This will include account opening information, SME
loan, deposit, interest rates, etc. of different banks and micro
finance institutions of different regions across the country. The
customers can obtain specific information of banking and financial
services of their favorable location as well.
Business documentation process:
there are various types of formal documents which are necessary for
conducting business. Through this service, existing and potential
business owners will receive information on the processing of such
documents including trade license, tin, tax certificate, etc. to
facilitate the smooth operation of their business.
Bangladesh, being an agriculture
intensive country, this service will make a difference too many
earning their livelihood in these sectors. The service will give them
easy access to valuable advice and solutions to problems.