Upbeat Telenor Myanmar expects further growth next year

TELENOR Myanmar maintains its optimism about the market outlook despite the possible entry of a fourth telecom player in 2016. Still in the roll-out phase, the company, which claims to own the biggest third-generation cellular network in Myanmar, has set its sights on expanding in less populated areas next year. “In 2015, our focus was […]

A smartphone love affair

Myanmar’s telecom boom is helping drive the country’s economy A rapidly rising number of smartphone users has spurred the growth of Myanmar’s telecoms sector, industry players say. Sunil Kamath, vice president for South Asia at Opera Software, says there has been an overall growth of internet users in Myanmar, given the aggregated data gathered from […]

Aging Asia Getting Left Behind in Mobile Revolution: Telenor

While mobile internet continues to expand across Asia, a recent research by Telenor Group in four of its regional markets revealed that senior citizens are not fully receiving the benefits of connectivity. The research note, “The unconnected senior citizens of Asia”, draws upon customer data from the Norwegian telecom firm’s four out of six markets […]