OGR Legal has been appointed by General Satellite Group, AG as its counsel in Bangladesh. General Satellite is negotiating with the largest Bangladeshi conglomerate Beximco to create the first official Pay TV DTH project in the country.
Last November, Beximco Communications Limited, a subsidiary of Beximco Holdings Limited, obtained permission from Ministry of Information to provide DTH service in Bangladesh with another company. This is the first time Bangladesh government provide such permission.
If the negotiation is successful, General Satellite will buy a stake in the Beximco Communications Limited and will provide technical and management support to Beximco to provide DTH service.
OGR Legal will advise General Satellite on all aspects of their transaction in Bangladesh.