A Proposal to Improve the Post Paid Bill System of Grameen Phone

Essay by rizwansmaisonUniversity, Bachelor'sB, April 2006

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1.0 Introduction

This report is a part of the course named Management Information System (MIS442). We are assigned it as a project report of this course. This report is prepared on the problem and solution formulation of the post-paid bill recording process of GrameenPhone.

1.1 Objectives

This project work is a material of the MIS442 course. This report has some important objectives as a course material. The objectives are as follows:

- To learn assessment and solution formulation process.

- To gather practical knowledge of Management Information System.

- To increase creativity on project report.

- To teach the risk measurement of a given solution.

1.2 Methodology

Visual basic and MS Project have been used as tools while making this report.

1.3 Description of GrameenPhone:

GrameenPhone (GP) launched its mobile phone services on March 26, 1997 and since then has become the largest mobile phone operator in the country. Its number of subscribers has grown rapidly, as has its coverage throughout the country.

The aim of GrameenPhone is to provide affordable mobile telephone facilities in urban and rural areas of the country. By 2008, GP plans to bring the whole country under its coverage.

Market Share:

GrameenPhone is a joint venture company comprising of:

Telenor ? A state-owned telecommunication company from Norway. It has a long history of successful cooperation with other operators in Russia, Hungary, Montenegro, Ireland, Bangladesh, Greece, Germany, Germany, Australia, and Malaysia etc.

Grameen Telecom - A sister concern of Grameen Bank. It was established by Grameen Bank to organize and assist those Grameen bank borrowers who wish to retail telephone services in the rural areas.

Marubeni Corporation ? A leading investment and trading company from Japan.

Gonofone Development Corporation ? A New York-based telecommunication development company having investments in many companies in USA, Russia and other...