Our study of the Myanmar industry shows that Myanmar businesses are still lagging behind in the use of Internet technology. We studied 72 audit/accounting firms and 44 law firms in Yangon and were flabbergasted to find that 93% and 68% respectively do not have websites and 70% of them are still using Gmail. Our study […]
YANGON, Myanmar – June 23, 2015 – WeChat, one of the world’s leading social communication apps, celebrated its official Myanmar launch in Yangon with its latest user and brand embassador, hip-hop artist Sai Sai. Sai Sai demonstrated his favorite WeChat features to the audience, invited fans to come take photos with him on stage, and […]
Viber focuses on Myanmar market where its user base has grown exponentially in 3 years to 5 million.
I attended the media event held by Viber in Yangon this afternoon. Viber is the mobile messaging company that was bought over by Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten for US$900 million early this year. The team led by Miss Crystal Lee – Viber Country Manager for Philippines showed impressive Myanmar market share figure from OnDevice’s research […]
President Thein Sein has set as a target to grow mobile penetration from the current single digit penetration to 80% in 3 years. What does that mean in terms of the number of mobile phone that need to be sold per year to hit the 80% target? What is the impact of the entrance of […]