Seventeen Myanmar Firms Seek Myanmar Mobile Deal

YANGON (Reuters) – Seventeen local firms have applied to join a consortium that would operate Myanmar’s fourth mobile phone network, a Ministry of Communication and Information Technology official said yesterday. Chit Wai, a deputy permanent secretary at the ministry, said only companies which have operated for at least three months and have at least 3 […]

Thailand’s True Seeks Foreign Partner for Southeast Asia Expansion

BANGKOK — Thai telecommunications group True Corp PCL wants to take on a foreign partner in the second half of this year to help it expand in Southeast Asia, its chief executive said on Thursday. True Corp, controlled by Thailand’s richest man Dhanin Chearavanont, plans to offer any potential partner new shares equivalent to about […]