Banglalink officially launches 4G in Chattogram

Chattogram, April 3, 2018: Banglalink, one of the leading digital communications service providers in Bangladesh, has officially launched 4G in Chattogram today. A J M Nasir Uddin, Honorable Mayor, Chattogram City Corporation made the announcement today participating in a press conference held at The Peninsula Chattogram as the Chief Guest. Also present at the event were Erik Aas, CEO, Banglalink, Soumen Mitra, Regional Director, B2C, Banglalink, other management members, regional employees, distributors and related concerns of the organization. The press conference was followed by a celebratory rally that started from G.E.C and ended at WASA More.

The super-fast mobile internet provided by 4G network will enable the users of this region to enjoy zero-buffer HD video streaming, HD quality video calling, high-fidelity music streaming, online gaming, social networking and all sorts of other internet services. From the socio-economic perspective, 4G will play a vital role in improving healthcare services, facilitating remote education, easing transportation and making financial services more accessible.

A J M Nasir Uddin, Honorable Mayor, Chattogram City Corporation said, “We are living in an age when no sustainable development is possible without the technological advancement of each and every aspect of our life. Chattogram has made remarkable technological progress over the years, and I am quite sure that the arrival of 4G will facilitate the progress further. By providing super-fast internet, 4G will ease people’s access to internet services and inspire them to embrace the digital form of life. I would like to thank Banglalink wholeheartedly for availing this latest technology for the people of this region.”

Erik Aas, CEO, Banglalink said, “As a major commercial hub in the country, Chattogram deserves the best digital services to accelerate the rate of its growth in future. We firmly believe that our 4G and doubled capacity of 3G services can play a vital role in digitalizing the commercial landscape of Chattogram along with bringing about a qualitative change in the lives of people in this region.”

Banglalink has also acquired additional 5 MHz spectrum in 2100 MHz Band and 5.6 MHz spectrum in 1800 MHz Band that will result in seamless digital connectivity and better coverage nationwide.