Myanmar: The New Hotbed for Satellite

The stunning landscape of Myanmar hides a tempestuous past that features its struggle for independence and eventual democracy. In 2010, the country sat on the cusp of massive change when the military junta handed over power. After 48 years of oppressive rule, a metamorphosis is occurring across the country. The daily lives of Myanmar’s 51.4 […]

Myanmar, Thai media firms link up to boost quality content

AMID intense competition in the emerging broadcasting industry of Myanmar, leading media companies are seeking content partners from Thailand in order to improve the quality of their content to serve increasing demand from local audiences. Recently, Shwe Than Lwin Media, Myanmar’s leading operator of free-to-air and subscription-based TV services, formed a 70:30 joint venture with […]

MCIT Invitation to Open Tender for Telecom Equipment (Ref Tender 2013-B-OVS). Dateline 29th Nov 2013.

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. 1. Myanma Posts and Telecommunications(MPT), Ministry of Communications and Information Technology invite open tender for DWDM Backbone, Optical Fiber Network, IGW softswitch expansion and service quarter buildings that are described in the below table. MPT will pay in […]

SingTel Offers to Help with Satellite in Bid to Win License

Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel) is hoping to improve its chances of winning a mobile operating license in Burma with an offer to help the country design and build its own telecommunications satellite. “SingTel will invite the government to participate in feasibility studies for future satellite programs and lend its assistance in the launch of a Myanmar […]