Robi, Trust Bank offer handset for arm forces

Trust Bank and Robi Axiata Limited have signed a corporate agreement recently. The corporate agreement paves the way for the members of Armed Forces having salary accounts with Trust Bank to enjoy Robi’s corporate smartphone bundle solution at an attractively priced rate.

In presence of Major General S M Matiur Rahman, afwc, psc Adjutant General, Bangladesh robi-trust-bankArmy and Vice Chairman, Trust Bank, Managing Director and CEO of Trust Bank, Ishtiaque Ahmed Chowdhury and Managing Director and CEO of Robi, Mahtab Uddin Ahmed signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations. The signing ceremony took place at corporate head office of Trust Bank. Senior Executives of both the organizations were present at the program.

Under the agreement, Trust Bank and Robi will jointly offer different handset bundle to the salary account holders of Trust Bank. Initially salary account holders of Bangladesh Armed Forces and Trust Bank employees will enjoy the facility. The offer enables a user to avail a handset from multiple choices including newly launched iphone 7 & 7 Plus with EMI facility. Besides, Trust Bank international credit card holders will also enjoy Robi’s international Roaming facility at a competitive price.


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 27.4 million active subscribers. Robi network provides nationwide coverage to 99% of the population with 13,496 BTS and over 4,600 3.5G sites. Robi proudly claims to have the widest international roaming service in the market, connecting 385 operators across more than 140 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.