Airtel Bangladesh Limited the fastest growing telecom operator of the country has crossed the coveted ten million customer base today.
Airtel Bangladesh started its journey in 2010 and in short span of five years reached a number of milestones including the latest ten million mark. PD Sarma, MD and CEO of Airtel commented “Ten million customer base is a very sought after cornerstone for any telecommunication company and is a mark of customers’ loyalty and trust in the company. I want to thank all the customers, partners, affiliated govt. bodies and other stakeholders for their trust in airtel. I also take this opportunity to thank my team members who worked with passion and dedication to make this dream a reality”.
Airtel is the youngest operator to enter the market and from the very start the company as a whole had focused on innovative products, services and technologies to serve its youth oriented customers better. Airtel’s customers are dynamic and their demand & appetite for technology is ever increasing. To cater to their needs Airtel has come up with some industry first and award winning services and products.
To support a growing and a more data centric digital society, Airtel Bangladesh has deployed its 3G smartphone network over more than 50% of their 2G network. In a bid to streamline the process and give customers better 3G experience, a number of 3G packs have been introduced with enhanced value for the customers.
Some of the award winning products and services driving growth are the first of its kind 1 paisa per second call rate with lifetime validity, Airtel’s Mobile Financial Services (MFS), Online Airtel Experience Center (OAEC), Airtel App, Choose Your Own Number (CYON) and many more.
Airtel Bangladesh has also won nine COMMWARDS in last two years alone because of their excellence in communication and promotions. This has been an unprecedented feat for the company. Aside from these Airtel has won international prestigious awards for Mobile Financial Services and Online Airtel Experience Center.
About Airtel Bangladesh Limited
Airtel Bangladesh Limited is one of the fastest growing mobile services providers in Bangladesh and is a concern of Bharti Airtel Limited, a leading global telecommunications services provider. The company offers a wide array of innovative mobile services, including voice, value added services, data and m-commerce products and is focused on expanding its state-of-the-art mobile network both for coverage and capacity.
About Bharti Airtel
Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 3 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high speed DSL broadband, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services and mobile commerce. Bharti Airtel had over 339 million customers across its operations at the end of September 2015.