Latest Telecoms News about Myanmar

US Agency Invests in Myanmar Tower Operator

  The USA government's development finance agency is making its first investment in Myanmar, with a loan to a telecoms company, Reuters has reported....

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Ericsson transforms network capabilities for Telenor Asia

  Ericsson has signed a five-year contract with Telenor Group for the design and implementation of 4G/LTE networks...

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ADB, IFC to Help Extend Mobile Telecom Services Across Myanmar

  The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the International Finance Corporation are providing loans of US$300 million to Ooredoo Myanmar for the rollout of a mobile telecommunication network across Myanmar....

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Myanmar to Name 4th Mobile Network Shortly

  Myanmar's fourth mobile network license is set to be awarded later this month, the government has confirmed, after seven companies submitted bids....

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Myanmar's MPT Boosting 3G Coverage

  Myanmar's state-owned mobile network operator, the MPT has said that it will expand its 3G network to reach 90 percent of the country's population by the end of this month....

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Digicel to Sell Its 75% Holding in Myanmar Tower to Edotco Group

  The transaction values 100% of Digicel Myanmar Tower Company, on a cash and debt free basis, at USD$221 million....

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Southeast Asia Smartphone Growth Continues to Climb Despite Sluggish 1Q15

  The total smartphone shipments in the South East Asia (SEA) region reached approximately 24 million units in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15), posting a year-over-year (YoY) growth of 65.6%, but a sequential decline of 9.5%, ...

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Ooredoo Reaches Milestone of 1 Million Customers in Myanmar

  Ooredoo says that it has already broken through the one million customer milestone in its newest market of Myanmar, less than three weeks after going live with its services....

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Ooredoo Launches 3G Network in Myanmar

  Ooredoo has belatedly confirmed that it launched its new mobile network in Myanmar last Thursday....

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Ooredoo Facing Boycott in Myanmar

  Qatar's Ooredoo is facing a boycott in Myanmar even before it has launched its new network in the country....

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