Asia

ICT data for Bangladesh

The CTO is committed to providing as much relevant and up-to-date information about the ICT sector in Member Countries as possible. A summary of ICT information for Botswana is provided below (link for a .pdf document containing a much fuller set of information).

Government Institutions
Principal Government Institution
Minister of ICT: Mr. Syed Abul Hossain,

Advocate: Shahara Khatun
Minister of Posts and Telecoms

Regulator Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Commission
Other agencies
Latest indicators
Mobile broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 0.24 (2009)
Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 0.34 (2012)
Estimated Internet Users per 100 inhabitants 6.30 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions 961,589 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 0.63 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions 97,180,000 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 63.76 (2012)
Mobile Operators
Airtel GSM, GPRS, EDGE
Banglalink GSM, GPRS, EDGE
Banglalion WiMAX 802.16e
Citycell CDMA2000 1 x RTT, EV-DO Rev.A
Grameenphone GSM, GPRS, EDGE
Ollo Fixed WiMAX 802.16d
Robi GSM, GPRS, EDGE
Qubee WiMAX 802.16e
Teletalk GSM, GPRS, EDGE
Useful publications

Further Information:

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Fargani Tambeayuk, Programme Officer
44 (0) 208 600 3800
44 (0) 208 600 3819