Medical Action Myanmar: Tender for Bulk Supply of Android Phones. Closing date 14 Nov 2017

  Medical Action Myanmar (MAM) is a medical organization whose mission it is to improve access to quality health care in Myanmar Medical Action Myanmar intends to award contract for the supply of 1,165 pieces GSM Based Android Smartphones for its project in Myanmar. Detailed specification are available in tender pack which can be obtained […]

Minding the IT gap

While mobile phones are quickly becoming an increasingly important aspect of Yangon’s social and business landscapes, the same cannot be said for large swathes of Myanmar’s rural regions. A survey conducted in a village in the Ayeyarwady delta earlier this month illustrates the extent of the urban-rural divide: The investigation found, for example, that none […]

In Myanmar, a Short Reprieve Expected for Newspapers

KUALA LUMPUR —The global newspaper industry’s very existence is threatened by the rise of digital media, editors and commentators said at a regional conference this week. In Myanmar however, as a post-censorship media landscape begins to take shape, observers say constraints on access to online news sources mean there may be some life in the […]