Ooredoo to launch 3G services in Myanmar next year

YANGON—Ooredoo Myanmar will introduce 3G mobile services nationwide in 2014, according to company sources. To achieve this, the operator has selected Nokia Solutions and Networks as the key supplier for its radio and core equipment and services. Ooredoo’s subscribers in Myanmar will soon have access to advanced mobile broadband services. “This initiative underlines our commitment […]

Govt Denies Report of Helicopter Maker’s Yangon Factory Plans

YANGON — Myanmar’s Department of Civil Aviation says there are no plans to allow a foreign helicopter company to open manufacturing operations in Yangon, refuting a recent report by the local Yangon Times daily. On Monday, the Yangon Times reported that US-based Robinson Helicopter Company was planning to open a factory in either Thanlyin or […]