MRTV Names 10 Companies Shortlisted for TV Licenses

​​ RANGOON — The Ministry of Information announced on Thursday that 10 companies have been named to a shortlist for television content provider licenses. Late in 2016, the ministry put out a call to local companies interested in becoming content providers. The selected companies will be licensed to broadcast digital free-to-air television under the umbrella […]

Four firms win high frequency internet services

In order to provide nationwide high-speed internet service, and also to allow the Union to earn more tax revenue, tender bids were invited by the Ministry of Transport and Communication. To ensure fair bidding, a Simultaneous Multi-Rounds Auction (SMRA) was exercised. The auctions were held 32 times on October 17, 18 and 19 at the […]

Winners of 2600MHZ Telecom Spectrum Auction to provide 4G/LTE Service

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list The 2600MHZ spectrum allows for the provisioning of broadband data service such as 4G/LTE services. The results of the auction that concluded on 18th October 2016 is listed below:   Regional Lot No. Bidder Name Price USD (Mil) Region 1 (Nay Pyi Taw, Magway, Bago, Mon, Kayin, Tanintharyi […]

Telecom licence awardees announced

The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology has granted communication licences to three telecom companies, according to Than Tun Aung, director-general of the telecommunications directorate. Those licence awardees are KDDI, E-Lite and Yatanarpon Teleport companies. A total of 50 local and foreign companies have applied to the directorate of telecommunications for communication-related services such as […]