Myanmar’s State-Backed Telcos Seek Backing to Take on New Rivals

Burma’s two state-backed telecommunications operators are seeking investors to put in more than US$1 billion as they prepare to compete with foreign newcomers, Norway’s Telenor and Qatar’s Ooredoo. Telenor and Ooredoo won the bidding for two new licenses in June to provide telecoms services in the country but are still waiting for final approval, expected […]

Myanmar’s Yatanarpon Teleport Hooks Up to Epsilon

SINGAPORE — Epsilon, a privately owned global communications service provider, and Yatanarpon Teleport (YTP), a leading provider of telecoms services in Myanmar, have agreed to work together to deliver local data access services in the country. This agreement will provide data services to commercial buildings within Myanmar and deliver the international connectivity local and foreign […]