Ooredoo Myanmar and China’s zte showcase 5G technology

Qatar’s telecom operator Ooredoo Myanmar and Chinese telecommunications equipment and systems company ZTE on Wednesday showcased 5G technology in Yangon, the first demonstration of 5G technology in Myanmar. The demonstration showcased 5G speed, immersive virtual reality (VR) and an innovative drone-based monitoring system amid rising global interest. The live speed test at the event reached […]

Govt to focus on supporting growth of digital economy, telecoms infrastructure

A senior government official says that the government is set to focus on supporting the digital economy next year. Deputy Director General of Posts and Telecommunications U Than Thun Aung said this in his speech during the Myanmar Connect 2019 Conference on Tuesday. U Than Thun Aung said regulatory areas that will be the focus […]

Microsoft eyes rapid growth in Myanmar

DRIVEN by the need for digital transformation in both public and private sectors in Myanmar, Microsoft Corporation, a US technology giant, is confident of rapid growth in the country, according to Sonia Bashir Kabir, managing director of Microsoft for Bangladesh, Myanmar, Nepal, Bhutan and Laos. Kabir said in an exclusive interview with The Nation that […]

Mangosteen PR, Dugro, Myanmar Times launch Myanmar’s first-ever moving photo release

The growing up milk brand, and Myanmar Times combined to launch the country’s first app-assisted photo release published in The Myanmar Times Daily on November 20, 2018. The video-photo release, a hybrid-media platform reminiscent of newspapers seen in Harry Potter movies, uses the iSmart Photo app—an online application that utilizes coding technology to identify a […]