Write on Thursday, 12 March 2015 Published in Economy
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Myanmar’s mobile subscription count grew 87 percent year-on-year, to 10.7 million at end-September 2014, pushing mobile penetration to 19.9 percent, up from 12.5 percent at end-2013, according to global analyst firm Ovum in a press release on March 12.

Write on Friday, 16 August 2013 Published in Investment

People speaks on mobile phones in Yangon on June 27, 2013.

Qatari telecoms giant Ooredoo on Friday pledged to introduce "affordable" phone services to Myanmar next year as it pumps $15 billion into one of the world's few remaining frontier mobile markets.

The firm, which in June along with Norway's Telenor won bids to provide mobile coverage to a nation where less than 10 percent of the population has telephone access, should be formally awarded its 15-year 3G licence by the end of this year.

Write on Thursday, 03 January 2013 Published in Investment

double-issue-Mzine-sThe education sector in Burma is badly in need of funds; the country’s telecommunications ...