Myanmar Dealbook: Malaysia’s OCK to ink tower pact with Telenor; Shwe Taung Group partners Microsoft

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In a couple of investment and partnership activities in Myanmar, Malaysia’s OCK Group said it will build 900 more telecom towers for Telenor Myanmar even as Microsoft partners with Shwe Taung Group. Malaysia’s OCK Group to build towers for Telenor Myanmar  Malaysia’s telecommunication network service provider OCK Group Bhd is close… Read more »

Myanmar 2015: Battling infrastructure challenges, telecom & Internet sectors clock manifold growth

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Myanmar’s telecom business is still in early stages of developement with private operators – Telenor Myanmar and Ooredoo Myanmar  – barely 18 months old – with license acquired in February 2014. Before that, Myanma Post and Telecommunications (MPT) was the only operator, making the telecom market in Myanmar a profitable business to… Read more »

Myanmar sees surge in telecom investment

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Investment in telecoms has surged in Myanmar in the past year as operators begin to tap a rapidly expanding market, driving growth in the economy. Since the opening up of the mobile segment last year, there has been a boom in phone ownership and subscriptions in Myanmar. Currently there are… Read more »