Thursday, May 23, 2024

1,000 cos get VoIP licence

The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Wednesday allowed 1,000 companies to provide Voice over Internet Protocol service for the first time in the country. The companies were awarded VoIP Service Provider licence with a fee of Tk 5 lakh each which the companies were asked to deposit within next

VoIP licences set to fetch Tk 1,200cr

The government is expected to earn at least Tk. 1,200 crore revenue, each year, with the issuance of legal licences for voice-over-internet protocol (VoIP) services, an official of Bangladesh Telecommuni-cation Regulatory Commission (BTRC) said. To stop illegal use of VoIP, the telecom regulator has already invited applications for VoIP service provider (VSP)