Japanese technology boosts telecommunication

Myanmar, which is one of the last underdeveloped telecommunication markets in Asia, lags behind its neighbours in Southeast Asia. Only few people have access to fixed telephone lines here. Since the first Internet connections were established in 2000, Internet services in Myanmar still remain slow and unstable. Faults due to construction work causes frequent connection […]

Telenor to Spend $75m to Expand 3G Network

Telenor Myanmar will spend $75 million to acquire greater data bandwidth for its internet services from government-run data connections. “Some regions have had difficulty with their internet connections, requiring us to improve and expand our 3G network,” said Petter Furberg, Telenor Myanmar CEO. “When people use a lot of data, customers are switching to other […]

NZ’s role in getting quality internet to Myanmar

NZ’s role in getting quality internet to Myanmar Tom Linn has always wanted to use his expertise in telecommunications to benefit the country where he was raised, Myanmar. Now the Technical Director of fast-growing ISP Wireless Nation is working with old university friends to do just that, by helping bring the nation up to speed […]

Ooredoo ‘Reaches’ One Million Customer Milestone In Myanmar

Group Strives To Make A Difference In Newest Market DOHA, Aug 24: Ooredoo has already broken through the one million customer milestone in its newest market of Myanmar, less than three weeks after going live with its services. H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Saud Al Thani, Chairman, Ooredoo Group, revealed the significant achievement in […]

Ooredoo to Reach 30% of Myanmar’s Population Before the End of September

YANGON — Ooredoo Myanmar has announced it will make mobile phone and internet services available to 30 percent of Myanmar’s population sometime between July and September this year. Ross Cormack, CEO of the Qatari company, told the media on Sunday that the company is building up its mobile phone network and working out how it […]