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Axiata Game Hero season ends

Robi & Airtel, both the brands of the leading digital company, Robi Axiata Limited have successfully concluded the second international online mobile gaming competition in Bangladesh, titled, “Axiata Game Hero Season 2”. The event recently took place in Dhaka. Playing in multi-player format, the champion team received ninety-three thousand taka as prize money. Teams securing the second and third position received eighty-one thousand and sixty-eight thousand taka respectively in the second edition of national...

Robi takes strident steps towards sustainable growth

Riding on 9.7% revenue growth from last quarter, Robi ended the third quarter of this year with a profit of 38.9 crore taka. Consistent focus on innovation and analytics raised Robi’s revenue for the third quarter to 1,934 crore taka. Considering Robi’s effective tax rate of 77.06% for the first nine months of this year, the company’s profit of 116 crore taka for the period clearly indicates that Robi is run with excellent operational efficiency. Had it not been for the crushing 2% minimum turnover tax, this profit figure would have looked far more appealing.

KEY HIGHLIGHTS – Q3’20

Robi 4.5G network in country over 11,000 Sites

Robi has become the first mobile operator to have on-aired more than 11,000 4.5G sites in the country. This firmly puts Robi as the undisputed market leader in 4.5G network in Bangladesh. Robi has achieved this coveted milestone by expanding its 4.5G network to each and every Upazilla of the country. This means- Robi’s 4.5G network now ensures 80% population coverage. In other words, every four out of five citizens of the country are now being served by Robi’s video strong 4.5G network. Using the dynamic spectrum techno...

UCB, Robi sign corporate deal

United Commercial Bank Limited (UCB) and Robi have signed a corporate agreement recently. This comprehensive agreement paves the way for UCB to significantly enhance its ability to provide better customer service using Robi’s digital solutions. UCB and Robi signs corporate agreementUCB’s Managing Director & CEO, Mr. A. E. Abdul Muhaimen and Robi’s Managing Director & CEO, Mr. Mahtab Uddin Ahmed signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizatio...

Axiata Chief spends busy day in city

Managing Director/President and Group Chief Executive Officer of Axiata Group Berhad, Tan Sri Jamaludin Ibrahim, has wrapped up a daylong visit to Bangladesh with a pact schedule. During his visit, Tan Sri Jamal presided over review meetings to assess Robi’s business operation. He also attended an iftar gathering organized by Robi Axiata Limited where he exchanged views with a number of key Bangladeshi stakeholders. Hon'ble Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Posts Telecommunications and Information Technology, Imran Ahmed, MP, Hon’ble State Minister,

Robi hosts Google Developer Conference

 BDAPPS, an open for all mobile application store of Robi Axiata Limited has hosted the much awaited Google Developer Conference, Google I/O 2018 event in Bangladesh on the 8th and 9th of May, in collaboration with Google Developer Group (GDG) Dhaka and Lets Learn Coding (LLC). Robi is the first telecom operator to have hosted this prestigious event in Bangladesh. The event was streamed live from Google’s global headquarter at Mountain View, California. In total, around 1,500 professionals and tech enthusiasts registered for the event in Bangladesh. Kicking-off the event, Robi’s Vice President, IOT and Product Innovation, Mr. Showkat Kader