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 […]

Myanmar’s media faces fresh challenges

It is a new dawn for media in Myanmar—censorship has been lifted; 10 daily newspapers are now being printed, with another 14 on the way; and, reporters are free to write what they please. But the rush to this liberalized market has brought with it a fresh batch of problems for journalists, editors and media […]