Revealed the names of seven foreign applicants for fourth telecoms licence

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Industry sources have confirmed the names of seven companies that sent in non-binding expressions of interest to become Myanmar’s fourth mobile operator. The seven companies are Singapore’s Singtel, Hanoi-based Viettel, China Telecom, France’s Free, MTN out of South […]

‘Beauty contest’ for Myanmar’s telecoms bid

International telecoms giants have been roped into a pageant as they jostle for two operating licenses in Myanmar ahead of final bids in June, following an announcement from the government on Monday that the winners will be selected through a ‘beauty contest method’. The government has hired Roland Berger, Munich-based strategy consultants that employ a […]