Internet Use Is On The Rise In Myanmar, But Better Options Are Needed

Myanmar is one of the great internet stories of recent years, with millions of people coming online after decades of being virtually cut off from the rest of the world due to government oppression. In less than a decade, the country’s digital population has soared, with 97% growth in internet users in a single year […]

Telenor Myanmar SIMs will work in five neighbouring countries

Telenor Myanmar SIM cards will work in Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Malaysia and Thailand, a spokesperson for the company told Mizzima on October 8. Ko Soe Thu Tun, information officer for Telenor Myanmar told Mizzima added that they were currently testing the network in Yangon and would soon release SIM cards in Myanmar’s most populous city. […]

Telecoms keep improving but expectations are high

The mobile race is nearly in full swing, though consumers need to be realistic as service rollouts across the country have years to go, industry observers say. The introduction of foreign telcos has already led to visible communications improvements, with SIMs now routinely sold at K1500 and speeds and communication reliability better than a year […]