Digicel’s Myanmar connundrum

Digicel has indicated in its SEC filings that it is listening to offers for the vestiges of its Burma tower business Digicel inched closer to its listing in New York this week by updating its SEC filings, although it is still likely to be November before Denis O’Brien’s Caribbean telco is a fully fledged member […]

Digicel’s Burmese days in doubt

Denis O’Brien: there is speculation that Digicel may be preparing to sell the vestiges of its business in the emerging economy of Myanmar, or Burma if you have an old-school colonial bent. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times. It may seem to regular readers that we are obsessed by Denis O’Brien’s Caribbean telco […]

Myanmar Tower Co in talks for firm’s sale

Myanmar Tower Company (MTC), which is owned by Digical Asian Holdings, a joint venture between Digicel Group and YSH Finance, has been put up for sale, including all its contracts and sites, according to several market sources. Several companies have made an initial bid and are now carrying out the due diligence process on MTC, […]