Ei Thandar Tun/Myanmar Business Today Myanmar telecom operator Mytel announced its partnership with mobile game developer Shanghai Moonton Technology at the recent “Road To Legends: Forging A Powerful Connection” event. Mytel will serve as Moonton’s official national partner for 2020-2021 to empower the growing e-sports community in Myanmar. “As the official...
Yoma Bank and Mastercard, on June 18, signed an MoU that will enable the bank to substantially expand its digital offerings and accelerate the advancement of Myanmar’s digital economy.  The E-commerce industry, still at the nascent stage, is booming amid the pandemic as users turned to online shops and delivery...

Huawei Launches Mate 30 Pro

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei introduced its new flagship Mate 30 Pro with Huawei Mobile Services to the Myanmar market on November 20. “Huawei Mate 30 Pro comes with the best hardware. In terms of software, it comes with HMS, Huawei Mobile Services, offering unique user experience. Moreover, the cameras will...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် The Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population and Austria’s OeSD company is working together to sign an agreement under the government to government collaboration to implement the e-ID system, which is essential to e-government. As a prerequisite effort for the project, U Thein Swe, Union Minister of the...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Nearly three in four (72 percent) of Myanmar consumers have expressed a clear interest in adopting contactless card payments, according to the Visa Consumer Payment Attitudes Study. The study was conducted by ENGINE insights on behalf of Visa in August 2019 across Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, the...
Ted Loos (The New York Times) I will never forget the worst holiday gifts I have received over the years. Among them: A tech-accessory holder that lives between couch cushions. Countless Best Buy gift cards I never used. (More precisely, they were a bonus for Best Buy shareholders.) And the Chopula,...
vol ,7 Issue 43 By Myo Sanday / Myanmar Business Today Myanmar has collected K13 billion by collecting import tax on mobile phones and related devices. The tax has been earned over the last three months (July, August and September)...
Facebook said on February 12 that it had closed fake accounts in Myanmar and Vietnam that posed as “independent telecom consumer news hubs” in a bid to discredit rival telecom providers, marking the first time the social network has acted against commercial disinformation originating in these countries on its...
Teachers in Myanmar will be able to enjoy free access to the Ministry of Education’s online platform for six months as Telenor Myanmar strengthens its support to sectors affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. To ensure equal access to these benefits, Telenor is also donating DBE Box - Department of Basic...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Yangon Region Transport Authority (YRTA) introduced the card payment service called Yangon Payment Service (YPS) on some of its bus lines such as 43, 96, 12, 14, 25, 30, 38, 62, 72, 87, 88 and 89 on July 21. Around 500 buses are now accepting card payment. Between...