Dhaka, Sep 5 (UNB)- Local electronic brand Marcel has recently extended its ‘Lakhopati Offer’ until September 30, that offers Tk 1 lakh on purchase of its refrigerators or freezers.
The customers will get Tk 1 lakh cash or cash vouchers or free product through registering their refrigerators or freezers after the purchase from any Marcel outlet.
Earlier, the customers of Marcel fridges enjoyed the offer until August 30 while a good number of customers across the country got Tk 1 lakh.
Marcel has been conducting ‘Digital Campaign’ across the country to accelerate the initiative of building customers’ database for delivering online based swift and best after sales service.
The details of the customers and their purchased products including the name of customers, contact numbers and the model number of the products are stored on the server through the digital registration. As a result, customers can avail the service from any Marcel service center any time, even if the warranty card is lost.
Dhaka, Sep 4 (UNB) - Bangladeshi technology products manufacturing giant Walton has launched five new models of laptops in the market. The high-quality international standard laptops include three models of Passion series while rest of the two models of Tamarind series.
Prices between BDT 37,950 to 69,550, these laptops are available at all Walton Plazas and brand outlets across the country. The 'Made in Bangladesh' labeled new models of laptops will also be sold in US market through e-commerce giant Amazon, said a press release.
Engineer Liakat Ali, Executive Director of Walton and CEO of its Computer Products Division, said that the new laptops were manufactured at the Walton's own factory in Chandra of Gazipur. The configuration and prices of those devices have been selected considering the interest, requirement and affordability of domestic and international customers and these laptops are more affordable than any products of other brands with same configuration.
One of the major features of laptops is the multi-language keyboard. In addition to Standard English, there is also built-in Bangla font and Bijoy Bangla software for which anyone can easily type Bangla using these laptops.
The premium and elegant metallic design laptops feature 14-inch HD and Full HD IPS matte LCD display, Intel's eighth-generation core i3 to i7 processors, HD and UHD 620 graphics, 4 to 8 GB DDR4 RAM, one terabyte hard drive, 1-megapixel HD camera, 430 to 480 minutes battery backup with two years warranty.
In addition to Prelude, Passion, Tamarind, Karonda and Waxjambo series laptops, Walton has various models of desktops, monitors, RAM, SSD cards, memory cards, keyboards, mouse, pen drives, earphones and WiFi routers.
Customers can purchase all models of Walton laptops and desktops for 12-month installments at 20% down payment. There is also the opportunity to buy laptops with EMI facilities at zero percent interest rate.
Dhaka, Sep 4 (UNB)- PRAN Dairy held an awareness programme for farmers to produce safe milk at PRAN Dairy Complex in Shahjadpur of Sirajganj on Wednesday.
The speakers at the programme said that dairy farmers should not use antibiotic without prescription of veterinary doctors and after using antibiotic, farmers should not sale or consume it for specific time.
Cattle should be provided with safe and deep tube well water as harmful elements can be found in the milk for using polluted water and grass.
Rakibur Rahman, Chief Dairy Extension of PRAN Dairy said, “PRAN Dairy has contract with 12,000 farmers in five dairy hubs in the northern districts of the country. “The awareness programme aiming to produce safe milk will continue.”
Nasir Uddin, Mayor of Shahajadpur Municipality, Aktaruzzaman Bhuiyan, Sirajganj district Livestock Officer, Dr Mijanur Rahman, Shahajadpur upazila Livestock Officer, Afroza Akhter Sultana, Upazila Sanitary Inspector and Shariful Islam, representative of Bangladesh Food Safety Authority and Ullapara upazila Livestock officer were present at the programme.
Dhaka, Sept 3 (UNB) - Robi Axiata Limited and Southeast Bank have recently entered into a partnership to allow Robi and Airtel customers to avail various mobile financial services. As part of the partnership, Robi and Airtel customers will be able to do their mobile financial transactions such as Cash-out, Cash-in, send money, mobile recharge, etc. by dialing *206# from any Robi and Airtel numbers having Southeast Bank’s TeleCash account.
These services will be offered through USSD connectivity to begin with. Going forward, both the organizations will explore other digital means to offer the service, said a press release.
In this connection, Robi Axiata Limited and Southeast Bank celebrated their partnership at Robi Corporate Office recently. Robi’s Chief Digital Services Officer, Shihab Ahmad, and Southeast Bank’s Senior Executive Vice President, Head of International Division, Syed Faisal Omar cut a cake to celebrate the occasion.
Robi’s Executive Vice President, Digital Services, Ahmed Armaan Siddiqui, General Manager, M-Money Products & Partnership, Md Omar Faruq Ibne Hasan, and General Manager, Digital Recharge & Platforms, S. M. Sabbir, were present on the occasion.
Southeast Bank’s Senior Vice President, Information Technology, A. K. M. Monirul Islam, Assistant Vice President, Cash Management, Riad Hashim, and Assistant Vice President, Cash Management, Md. Rashadul Islam were also present on the occasion.
Dhaka, Sep 3 (UNB)- The local electronics brand Walton has extended the timeline of its 'Who will be millionaire today’ offer by one month until September 30, considering the rising popularity of the offer.
Customer can get Tk 1 million (10 lakh), Tk 1 lakh, free appliances of Walton or sure cash vouchers of different values after registering Walton refrigerators and freezers after the purchase from any sales outlets across the country during the current month.
Earlier, the customers of Walton fridges enjoyed the offer till August 30 while a good number of customers across the country got Tk 10 lakh, Tk 1 lakh under the offer.
Chandpur's mosque imam Mohammad Zakir, Cumilla's Nazmul Hasan and Mohammad Yasin from Feni, Khulna’s Miraz Hawlader, Bagerhat’s fish farmer Jakir Sheikh, Brahmanbaria’s housewife Mishu Akter Jui and Asma Begum Saida from Hobiganj, Cumilla's Aysha Islam, Mymensingh’s Shihab Uddin, Srijan Sarkar from Barishal, were among the winners.
Walton recorded 51 percent growth in its fridge sales during the period of January to August of 2019 compared to the sales of the previous year’s corresponding period.
Shahiduzzaman Rana, product manager of Walton fridge, said that Walton is offering a one-year free replacement guarantee in the refrigerator and a 12-year guarantee for compressor, providing maximum installment benefit of 36-month.’