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...
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...
CB Bank launched CB Card+ mobile application for CB Bank card customers. The customers can view Card information as well as use the app to make payments at any stores which accept Visa contactless payments if their phones have NFC capabilities. CB Card+ application can be downloaded online at...
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...
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 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...
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...
While there are frequent power outages in Myanmar, the Ministry of Electricity and Energy under the State Administration Council said, in its second announcement on reduced power generation, that the power outage will continue due to the reclining power generation capacity of large power plants in the national grid. The...
Germany-based international wholesale company METRO has announced that it will cease its foodservice distribution business in Myanmar due to the volatile investment and business environment in the Southeast Asian country, which is expected to continue for some time. "We made this decision with regret because we started 2019 with positive...
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...