Tag Archives: BTRC

IPTV and VOD banned in Bangladesh

Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) and video-on-demand (VOD) services have been requested by the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory (BTRC) to be immediately suspended. Both services were launched by internet service providers (ISP) last year but the BTRC does not have official guideline for either services. The BTRC is actually developing a triple play service which is going [...]

Bangladesh place satellite order to improve DTH service

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has signed an agreement with Thales Alenia to build the telecommunications satellite, Bangabandhu. This satellite will narrow the digital divide, as it will take broadcasting and telecommunication services to rural areas and introduce profitable services, including direct-to-home services, across the country and over the region. The satellites coverage zone encompasses [...]