Ookala's speed test identified Ericsson's networks as the fastest in the months of June and July in Myanmar, where less than 10 percent of the population had access to mobile services in 2014 when Telenor Myanmar and Ericsson entered a partnership compared to 105 percent SIM penetration and 80...
Httpool Named Facebook Sales Partner for Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos Facebook, the most popular social network among Myanmar people, has selected Httpool as its authorized sales partner for Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos. In this role, Httpool will provide support and regional expertise to local businesses across Facebook, Instagram, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp. “At...
Infobip, the global cloud communications company, has announced the launch of its new digital cloud contact center solution - Conversations, that will enable businesses to deliver omnichannel support for customers through a single interface for agents. Consecutively, Infobip also announced the launch of its chatbot building platform – Answers,...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Ascent Myanmar Growth Fund I LP (AMGF), Myanmar-Focused private equity fund owned by Ascent Capital Partners Pte. Ltd, a Singapore-registered fund management firm, has made a combined $26 million minority investment in Frontiir Pte. Ltd, an internet service provider under the name Myanmar Net. “By supporting Frontiir, a...
Local payment app OnePay recently joined forces with Asia Green Development Bank (AGD) to offer safe and easy payments for a wide range of services. Designed to enable mobile financial transactions between users and businesses across one unified platform, the app aims to combine financial and lifestyle activities, making it...
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...
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...
Microsoft for Startups launches the Highway to a 100 Unicorns initiative in the Asia Pacific to strengthen the region’s startup ecosystem. This follows the initiative’s success in India, where only 56 startups were selected to the Emerge X program from six states, which have over 15000+ startups. The Emerge X winners...
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...
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...