|Myat Hnin Phyu ,Senior Manager of Digital Services with the award. Photo: Ooredoo|
Ooredoo Myanmar has announced it was awarded the GSMA’s “Connected Women: Leadership in Industry Award” for its work to empower women in Myanmar.
The mobile and telecommunications firm, Ooredoo, has launched in Myanmar becoming the first private company to compete with the state-owned, Myanmar Post and Telecommunications.
Telecoms firm Ooredoo has asked Mizzima to clarify that it plans to launch its service in the third quarter of this year.
|Photo: EPA/LYNN BO BO|
In response to one monk’s religious based campaign against the Qatari-based Ooredoo telecommunications company, U Ye Htut, the presidential spokesperson, has told Mizzima that he disagrees with anybody attempting to interfere in the decisions of others.
Yangon (AFP) – Radical Buddhist monks in Myanmar are urging a boycott of telecoms firm Ooredoo because it hails from Muslim-majority Qatar, despite its promise to boost access to affordable mobile phones, a monk said on June 5.