Sunday, December 20, 2009


G.P is now the leading telecommunications service provider in the country with more than 20 million subscribers as of June 2008.

Presently, there are about 30 million telephone users in the country, of which, a little over one million are fixed-phone users and the rest mobile phone subscribers.
Starting its operations on
March 26, 1997, the Independence Day of Bangladesh, Grameenphone has come a long way. It is a joint venture enterprise between Telenor (62%), the largest telecommunications service provider in Norway with mobile phone operations in 12 other countries, and Grameen Telecom Corporation (38%), a non-profit sister concern of the internationally acclaimed micro-credit pioneer Grameen Bank.

Over the years, Grameenphone has always been a pioneer in introducing new products and services in the local market. GP was the first company to introduce GSM technology in
Bangladesh when it launched its services in March 1997.The technological know-how and managerial expertise of Telenor has been instrumental in setting up such an international standard mobile phone operation in Bangladesh. Being one of the pioneers in developing the GSM service in Europe, Telenor has also helped to transfer this knowledge to the local employees over the years.


Pacific Bangladesh Telecom Limited is Bangladesh’s and South Asia’s pioneering mobile communications company and the only CDMA mobile operator in the country. Citycell is a customer-driven organization whose mission is to deliver the latest in advanced telecommunication services to Bangladesh
The company offers a full array of mobile services for consumers and businesses that are focused on the unique needs of the Bangladeshi community. Citycell growth strategy is to integrate superior customer service, highest standards of technology and a choice of packages at affordable rates. 
The company operates a 24-hour call centre with well trained operators to respond to customer queries. Citycell customer service are open 7 days a week to ensure customers can access Citycell at any convenient time.
Citycell is focused on innovation and creating new ways for customers to stay in touch and to do business. Citycell is offering a wide range of competitive pre-paid and post-paid mobile packages as well as Value Added Services such as SMS and information based services.