Omidyar considers tech and media firms in Myanmar for fresh investments

A Myanmar flag is seen at the Martyrs’ Mausoleum during a visit by Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Yangon on May 25, 2013. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun/Files

Global philanthropic investment firm Omidyar Network is considering technology-led businesses in the fields of media, finance and education in Myanmar for its next round of investments.

“We are actively conducting due diligence of a range of technology and media companies in Myanmar,” said Stephen King, partner and global lead for Governance & Citizen Engagement initiative at Omidyar Network.

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