Myanmar telecom operators ordered to complete SIM card registration

YANGON – Myanmar’s telecom regulators have demanded all operators in the country to complete the registration of all SIM cards before next March. Without the registration, the unregistered SIM cards would be temporarily suspended, said the Directorate of Telecommunications. The order is aimed at boosting mobile banking and online shopping in the country. “Many SIM […]

Myanmar Postal Service to extend services with Japan’s assistance

Myanmar Postal Services will extend its services with the help of Japan as of April 1 this year, according to Shwe Tun Maung, manager of the Myanmar Postal Office. Under the new scheme, the Myanmar Postal Office will no longer be under the management of the telecommunications and postal training centre, he said. “In the […]

Singaporean telecoms companies to cooperate with license winners

Singaporean telecommunication companies including Myanmar Fibre Optic Communication Network Co. Ltd., Digicel Myanmar Tower Co. Ltd. and Apollo Towers Myanmar Limited based in Myanmar are working together with two license winners, Ooredoo and Telenor, to strengthen the telecommunication network in Myanmar, sources say. They have been granted the permission in Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) (8/2014) […]