Netflix streams into Myanmar

Netflix – the world’s largest internet television network – has come to Myanmar as part of the firm’s expansion into 130 new countries. But slow download speeds and expensive data fees mean Myanmar’s DVD shops are not under threat from online streaming just yet. During a keynote speech at the International Consumer Electronics Show in […]

Private telecom companies soon to be given licenses

The government is expected to issue two private telecom licenses within the next two weeks, according to sources from Ooredoo Myanmar. This will allow both Ooredoo and Telenor, the two winners of last year’s bid to operate private telecommunication businesses in Myanmar, to begin providing mobile services. “We are preparing to work out building 3G […]