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Banglalink partners up with BiP Messenger

Staff Correspondent
22 Aug 2023 17:14:08 | Update: 22 Aug 2023 17:21:33
Banglalink partners up with BiP Messenger
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Banglalink, a leading digital communications service provider in Bangladesh, has formed a strategic partnership with BiP Messenger.

Through this exciting collaboration, Banglalink will stand as the exclusive partner and sole entity responsible for nationwide co-branding, co-marketing, and co-promotion of BiP services.

Furthermore, Banglalink will introduce BiP-exclusive data bundles tailored specifically for its 40 million+ customers, read a press release.

BiP Messenger, enjoyed by users spanning 192 countries, is an easy-to-use instant communication app that offers fast and secure and encrypted messaging, HD quality voice and video calls, instant translation in 106 different languages and more.  

In addition to being available in Google Play store and Apple App store for all smartphone users in Bangladesh to easily download and use, BiP Messenger is also available as a web version and desktop application which users can download and use from their computers and laptops at their convenience.

Moreover, Banglalink users will exclusively enjoy 1GB of free internet for using BiP every month.

Banglalink CEO Erik Aas, CCO Upanga Dutta, and BiP CEO Gökhan Yüksektepe signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on behalf of their respective organisations. Also present online at the ceremony were other high officials of both organisations including Kaan Terzioğlu, Group CEO, VEON Group.

Erik Aas said, “At Banglalink, we are focused on expanding our digital services to meet the dynamic needs of our customers, and partnerships are key to our growth.

“Our collaboration with BiP is a significant step toward achieving our goal of advancing digital communication technology in Bangladesh, which is a key step towards our digital operator strategy and vision of contributing to the development of a Smart Bangladesh,” he said.

Gökhan Yüksektepe said, “We are thrilled to see BiP gaining popularity among users in Bangladesh. Our aim is to make BiP a global communication app that offers personalized local experiences.

“Partnering with a prominent digital operator like Banglalink aligns with this global strategy and together, we are working to enhance BiP's presence in Bangladesh,” he added.