Institute seeks to encourage Silicon Valley-type start-ups in Myanmar

The Parkroyal Hotel conference room was abuzz with discussion on the weekend about how Myanmar tech company developers could help create conditions for a “Silicon Valley” in their country. Ravi Chhabra, a director of the Founder Institute who spoke at the event, “Bringing Silicon Valley to Yangon,” run by the institute on October 4, said […]

Vietnam’s FPT enters Myanmar’s telecommunication market

FPT, Vietnam-based information and communications Technology Company, recently signed a joint venture deal with Irrawaddy Towers Asset Holding to set up cellular towers in Myanmar. “The FPT has rich experience in telecommunications industry in Vietnam and other Asian countries. We would like to help Myanmar to develop its telecommunications sector,” said Duong Dung Trieu, FPT’s […]