4:56 pm - Wednesday June 30, 4494

Robi Keeps the beach clean for tourists

Robi is sponsoring a Beach Cleaning project to keep the longest beach in the world clean and the pride of Bangladesh for the tourists. Thousands of tourists flocking to the Beach city round the year are enjoying the benefits of the initiative.

Robi Beach Cleaning 2Recently, following a storm that hit the coastal areas of the country, the cleaning staff had removed all the debris left by the storm within no time; making it convenient for the visitors to enjoy the scenic beauty of the Bay of Bengal.

The project management team is closely coordinating their cleaning efforts with the Beach Management Committee. This initiative has also created employment opportunity for the locals as sixty (60) people are working in the beach cleaning operation in two shifts, seven days a week. AdFrame- a private firm is supervising the project.

About Robi Axiata Ltd

Robi Axiata Limited is a joint venture between Axiata Group Berhad, of Malaysia and NTT DoCoMo Inc., of Japan. Robi is the second largest mobile phone operator in Bangladesh in terms of revenue, with over 26 million subscribers, as of March 2015. Robi network provides nationwide coverage to nearly 99% of the population with more than 11,700 BTS and over 2,400 3.5G sites. Robi proudly claims to have the widest international roaming service in the market, connecting 600 operators across more than 200 countries. It is also the first operator to introduce GPRS and 3.5G services in Bangladesh. The Company has introduced many first of its kind digital services in the country and has invested heavily in taking mobile financial services to the underserved communities in the rural and semi-urban areas.