Ministers approve BTTB’s conversion to PLC

6 May 2008

Bangladesh’s interim Cabinet on Sunday approved a bill to turn state-run incumbent telco Bangladesh Telegraph and Telephone Board (BTTB) into a public limited company. Under the BTTB Amendment Ordinance 2008 all BTTB’s approximately 12,000 employees, and property, including its international submarine cable landing station, will be moved to the new PLC. Ministers had approved the ordinance in principle on 2 March.

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