Myanmar, Thai media firms link up to boost quality content

AMID intense competition in the emerging broadcasting industry of Myanmar, leading media companies are seeking content partners from Thailand in order to improve the quality of their content to serve increasing demand from local audiences. Recently, Shwe Than Lwin Media, Myanmar’s leading operator of free-to-air and subscription-based TV services, formed a 70:30 joint venture with […]

Norway Digital media firm Vizrt sets sights on Myanmar

Norway-based Vizrt, a leading provider of content-production tools for the digital-media industry, is eyeing business expansion in Myanmar to cash in on the prospects for the broadcasting business there after the country opens more doors for foreign investment. Yupapak Tawanna, regional manager of Vizrt Thailand, said the headquarters in Oslo had assigned its Bangkok office, […]

Thailand True Corp eyes mobile and broadcasting industries in Myanmar

True Corp’s chief has expressed the interest in tapping the mobile phone and cable TV industry in Myanmar. President Supachai Chearavanont said that the company is prepared to apply for the licenses, as soon as Myanmar opens for the application. He said that Myanmar is expected to issue the licenses within this year: 3 for […]