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Banglalink Subscribers Can Browse 45,000 Government Websites For Free

March 10, 2016 |
Banglalink Subscribers Can Browse 45,000 Government Websites For Free

Banglalink subscribers can now browse 45,000 government websites for free. An agreement was signed during a program organized by A2I on the eve of women’s day. State Minister for Post and Telecommunications, Tarana Halim, was present at the occasion as chief guest. With this initiative, Banglalink subscribers can now freely browse the Bangladesh National Portal...

Bangla E-Learning Book Launched

March 8, 2016 |
Bangla E-Learning Book Launched

For the first time in Bangladesh, an e-learning book in Bangla has been launched. The launching ceremony took place at the SSF briefing room in the Prime Minister’s office on Monday. The book, authored by Dr. Badrul Huda Khan, has been translated in Bangla for readers including students and teachers by a2i. Chief Guest at...

Microsoft Signs MoU With a2i To Create Women Entrepreneurs

January 18, 2016 |
Microsoft Signs MoU With a2i To Create Women Entrepreneurs

With the aim to create Women Entrepreneurs in technology for Digital centers, a2i, Prime Minister’s Office and Microsoft Bangladesh signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today, on 18th January, 2016, said a recent press release. Sonia Bashir Kabir, Managing Director of Microsoft Bangladesh signed on behalf of Microsoft Bangladesh and Kabir bin Anwar, Director General...

Dissecting the strategy behind Digital Bangladesh

November 2, 2015 |
Dissecting the strategy behind Digital Bangladesh

By “Digital Bangladesh” we understand that the government envisions providing all state services to its citizens with the use of technology to make life easier and ensure maximum welfare to the society. In order to do so the government should transform itself into a “Digital Genie” who will carry technology at the forefront of everybody...

A2I And Mozilla Join Forces With Open Web Tools

July 6, 2015 |
A2I And Mozilla Join Forces With Open Web Tools

Access to Information (a2i) program under the Prime Minister’s office and Mozilla Foundation is working together to make government and private e-services more easily accessible and easy to use for the general public. In a meet the press event yesterday, 5th July, Mozilla Foundation announced to make web tools freely available to the government to bring...

eLITEs And A2I Bring Bangladesh Emergency Services App

June 29, 2015 |
eLITEs And A2I Bring Bangladesh Emergency Services App

eLITEs and Access to Information (A2i) under the Prime Minister’s Office have collaborated to bring us the Bangladesh Emergency Services app. This app is a compilation of the contact numbers of police stations, fire stations and hospitals all over the country. Thus, you can contact the appropriate authorities in an instant whenever trouble strikes. Once...

Dream71 And A2I Collaborate To Develop Educational Games

June 28, 2015 |
Dream71 And A2I Collaborate To Develop Educational Games

Dream71 in collaboration with A2i program under the Prime Minister’s Office has taken an initiative to develop games based on the science text books of grades six through eight. The science books have been selected as a pilot; gradually, games will be developed based on all other text books as well. Following the contract signing...

PM Receives WSIS Award For a2i Project

June 23, 2015 |
PM Receives WSIS Award For a2i Project

National Information Window of the a2i program has won this year’s WSIS award for the ‘Access to Information & Knowledge’ category. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina received the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Award-2015 last Monday. International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the specialized organization for ICT of the United Nations picked Bangladesh for the award at...

A2i’s Public Service Campaign Receives 770 Ideas

June 11, 2015 |
A2i’s Public Service Campaign Receives 770 Ideas

The Prime Minister’s office’s Access To Information (a2i) program is generating quite the buzz. A2i has launched a special campaign titled ‘Jibon Theke Niye’ commemorating the international public service day on the 23rd of June. The institution has called upon the general people of the country to come up with ideas to solve issues relating...