Myanmar

Myanmar gaining two new 4G providers as MyTel and Ananda enter fray
Ooredoo launches LTE-A upgrade; Telenor adds seven cities to LTE footprint
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
PTD publishes draft Universal Service Strategy
MPT expands LTE-A to every state and region
MPT demonstrates 3C, VoLTE; will extend LTE+ to 280 townships by end-2018
Telenor pays USD80m for additional 1800MHz spectrum
Ooredoo plans 500Mbps LTE upgrade
Myanmar to launch orbiter in mid-2019
GlobalNet unveils LTE launch plans
PTD opens consultation on E-GSM band
MyTel to spend USD1.5bn on 4G network rollout
MPT completes tower upgrades, expands network coverage in Kachin State
MPT launches residential FTTH in Yangon
MPT expands LTE+ coverage to 16 cities
Ooredoo Myanmar rolls out LTE on 1800MHz band
MPT upgrades to LTE-A a month after launching LTE
MPT launches commercial LTE in 1800MHz band
Telenor Myanmar snaps up 1800MHz spectrum
MCIT publishes draft law for creation of new regulator
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
ACS picks Alepo for BSS and managed services
MCIT publishes consultation paper for 1800MHz allocation
Telenor rolls out LTE to six new cities
New licensee to operate under Mytel brand, use MECTel infrastructure
Myanmar awards fourth telecoms licence
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments
Myanmar delays 1800MHz allocation to Q1 2017
Tower Talk: a guide to the latest major cell site developments
Telenor Myanmar to shift focus to data services
Tower Talk: a guide to the latest major cell site developments
MPT soft-launches 4G services
MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments
Telenor Myanmar, MPT to bid for 2600MHz spectrum
Ooredoo hits 500,000 LTE user milestone, plans 1800MHz spectrum bid
Myanmar to block unregistered SIMs in 2017
Prolonged talks delay formation of Myanmar's fourth operator
NTT Com issued with Network Service licence in Myanmar; launches corporate service Digi-Path Premier
Telenor Myanmar launches LTE in Nay Pyi Taw
Telenor Myanmar tests 4G technology in five cities
Tower Talk: a guide to the week’s major cell site developments
Thailand’s regulator aims to standardise pre-paid registration platform for Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia
Myanmar boosts satellite connectivity with Hughes, AsiaSat, Intelsat deals
Tower Talk: a guide to the week’s major cell site developments
Ooredoo launches Myanmar’s first 4G LTE service
Ooredoo Myanmar lines up 4G launch
Viettel planning USD1.5bn investment in Myanmar
Myanmar selects Viettel to partner for fourth licence
Myanmar likely to delay 2600MHz sale
Ooredoo Group subscribers up 9% to 117m in 2015
Telenor, Ericsson transform network capabilities in Thailand, Bangladesh, Myanmar
Myanmar incumbents raise concerns over new mobile licensee
Cellcos question MCIT’s plans for spectrum management
Network development helps boost MPT subscriber base to 18m
Myanmar's MPT to increase 3G coverage to 90% by end-February
Seven companies submit bids for Myanmar’s fourth licence
IGT secures USD122m loan for Myanmar tower rollout
MCIT pushes back deadline for fourth mobile licence application
MPT hits 98% coverage of Mandalay
Telenor Myanmar inks tower deal with OCK Group/King Royal
Myanmar firms to choose foreign partner for fourth licence
Wave Money starts testing mobile financial services
Axiata to buy Digicel’s Myanmar tower company
MCIT delays allocation of fourth mobile licence in Myanmar
Price war, what is it good for? Absolutely nothing, say Myanmar cellcos
Telenor to up focus on data services
Telenor increases Myanmar footprint; claims 50% population coverage
MCIT receives 17 bids for fourth mobile licence
Myanmar begins search for fourth operator
FPT awarded Myanmar operating licence
KDDI, Sumitomo to increase MPT’s Myanmar footprint to 5,000 BTS
MCIT working on spectrum auction plans
Penetration passes 50%, govt postpones 5% telecom tax
Telenor, Ooredoo cut prices in scramble for mobile data users
YTP to form local consortium for fourth licence
Operators to enforce 5% service tax
Ooredoo signs build-and-lease deal with Singapore Windsor
Myanmar mobile growth beats expectations with 18.1m active users
JICA signs USD300m loan agreement
MCIT issues new licences
Ooredoo group revenue falls 2% in 2014
MPT refuses to engage in price war with newcomers
Viettel expected to unveil Yatanarpon Teleport partnership in the coming days
Viettel to ink USD800 million deal with YTP
Unicom completes Myanmar cable
MPT sells one million SIMs in a month
Telenor launches in capital, no shortage of SIMs
Telenor Yangon launch delayed for optimisiation
PAMEL secures USD85m to fund tower rollout in Myanmar
Telenor launches Myanmar’s third mobile network
MPT to crack down on illegal SIM sales
Myanmar suffering from tower shortage
True/YTP talks put on hold
MPT halts SIM sales
MPT looks to sell 5m SIMs before year-end
Cheap MPT SIM puts pressure on newcomer
Missing nine million will not impact new cellcos
Ooredoo to hold on post-paid offerings
MPT taps Dialogic for fixed line upgrade
Ooredoo enlists a million users in less than three weeks; MPT cuts costs
Ooredoo launch sees massive demand, cut cable impacts broadband speeds
Ooredoo activates network for trials
MPT to drop lottery for SIM sales
MPT to benefit from KDDI/Sumitomo expertise
KDDI/Sumitomo to invest USD2bn on Myanmar business
MPT/KDDI pact misses deadline as talks drag on
YSH increases investment in Digicel’s Myanmar division
KDDI to help run MPT operations in Myanmar
Telenor enlists Ericsson for rollout
Ooredoo mulling taking stake in Digicel tower company
True sizing up foreign partners for international expansion; sets domestic budget
Ooredoo’s consolidated customers reach 96m
Ooredoo gearing up for Q3 launch
True or false: Thai group entering Myanmar via Teleport
Pacnet expands Global IP-VPN to Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos
World Bank to help overhaul Myanmar market
YTP to receive updated licence
Myanmar hands out concessions to duo
First mobile money service launched in Myanmar
Japanese pair close to inking MPT tie-up
AIS claims first data roaming in Myanmar
Vietnam’s Viettel to invest in Tanzania, Myanmar telecoms markets
MPT inaugurates mobile roaming in Myanmar
MPT delays on tie-up deal
Ooredoo partners with NSN for Myanmar rollout
Govt to announce MPT partner on 18th Dec
Ooredoo working with Digicel on Myanmar tower rollout
Ooredoo/Telenor pact looking for tower partner; government delays licence award
Ooredoo reaches 1m mobile money customers
Myanmar invites firms to compete for MPT stake
Ooredoo plans 3G-only strategy
Chunghwa joins Orange and others to target Myanmar investment
Chief strategy officer divulges Ooredoo future plans; acknowledges Myanmar challenge
Ooredoo – I wanna share with you
Myanmar operators looking for cash injection
MPT looking for JV partner
YTP partners with Epsilon for data services
MPT to roll out temporary 4G network for SEA Games
Telenor CEO dials down Myanmar investment figure as deployment details emerge
Myanmar government passes bill to promote telecoms sector
Huawei heading for Myanmar hat-trick
MPT and Unicom to build fibre link
Telenor Myanmar expects Q2 2014 launch
Telenor and Ooredoo snap up Myanmar concessions
Concession winners to be announced despite parliamentary opposition
Huawei chosen for Myanmar rollout
Myanmar seeks bids for fibre-optic backbone network and internet services
Vodafone and China Mobile back out of Myanmar
Hutchison establishes PoP in Myanmar
Japanese firms to roll out Myanmar fibre
Myanmar opts for ‘beauty contest’ competition for licences
Govt: ‘You can’t win the SIM card lottery if you don’t buy a ticket’
12 selected for final stage of Myanmar licence tender
23 companies shortlisted for Myanmar concessions according to report
SingTel teams with satellite firm Al Noor to provide Myanmar services
Affordable SIMs to become available from 24 April
Vimpelcom pulls out of Myanmar licence race; up to 15 companies on shortlist
1800MHz band standardised for FD-LTE in Myanmar; trial expected in 2013
More than 90 applicants for Myanmar mobile concession
Telkom Indonesia throws hat into Myanmar ring
True and AIS confirm Myanmar expressions of interest
MTN latest to be added to Myanmar interest list
Bharti Airtel interested in Myanmar concession
Corruption investigation launched
Three submit expressions of interest for Myanmar licences
Thai operators eye Myanmar opportunities
Telecoms minister resigns over SIM card pricing
Myanmar to award two licences by end of 1H13
MPT to reduce price of SIM cards from USD240 to USD180!
KDDI opens Myanmar operation
Myanmar telecoms legislation proposals are too stringent say critics
SingTel ‘almost certain’ to win a licence in Myanmar
Myanmar hands international voice and data licence to Hutchison Global
Myanmar close to selecting consultant to manage telecoms liberalisation
Myanmar considering SEA-ME-WE 5 connection
MPT enhances DWDM infrastructure in Myanmar
More details of Myanmar liberalisation
Vimpelcom reportedly eyeing Myanmar
Myanmar prepares to open telecoms market
True to launch cable TV in Myanmar
Myanmar telecoms sector revamp on the cards
150,000 new CDMA lines for Myanmar
Wireless handsets reach remote capital
CDMA networks expanding in Myanmar
Myanmar introduces videocalling
WiMAX network to be expanded
Exotic Wing plans Wi-Fi network
3G arrives in Rangoon
MPT reports year end stats
MPT to add 10,000 new mobile lines