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Banglalink launched 4000 new 4G sites

Industry: Telecom, Telecom & Mobile
Industry Intelligence Tag: Industry insights, Marketing Insights

As part of its overall network development effort, Banglalink deployed nearly 4,000 new 4G sites last year. According to a press release, the expanded network has made it possible for more clients nationwide to utilize the fastest 4G network and high-quality digital services.

The successful deployment of these sites brought Banglalink’s total number of sites to over 14,500, expanding its overall coverage by almost 40% and solidifying its status as a fully national digital operator. Banglalink has maintained its status as the nation’s fastest 4G network in part because of its high spectrum utilization per client as well as other technological developments.

 

 

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