Myanmar

dolby atmos coming to netflix

Imagine watching your favorite TV show or movie without the sounds that truly moved you and made you feel the impact of each moment. In creating an immersive atmosphere, sound is just as important, if not more important, than the picture itself. It is a critical tool to extend the storytelling beyond the screen and draw audiences into the narrative. …

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telenor ensures network stability aftermath of natural disasters

Yangon – Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) ensures its network are stable and operational during monsoon and aftermath of natural disasters. Telenor made sure a recent heavy rain that inundated most part of Yangon did not disrupt its network in the commercial city. The company also confirms its network in cyclone-affected areas aftermath of Cyclone Mora that made landfall on 30 …

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telenor group survey: myanmar’s millennials point to virtual reality as possible gateway to achieving peace

YANGON/OSLO – Telenor Group today released the findings of its regional online survey that assessed the attitudes of Asia’s millennials towards technology and social impact, as well as the support they feel necessary to become future leaders committed to peace. Organized to support Telenor Youth Forum 2017 recruitment, the online survey engaged 2,500 respondents aged 15 to 30 years in Asian markets …

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digital education project introduced for underprivileged kids from remote areas

Yangon – Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) introduced a digital education project to enable education of underprivileged children especially in remote areas across Myanmar. The project is launched in partnership with Monastic Education Development Group (MEDG), community-based organization that supports the improvement of monastic education across the country. Telenor and MEDG signed an agreement in early April for implementation of the …

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telenor to accept two internship intakes

Yangon – Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) is accepting interns for two intakes (May and October) starting this year and a new batch of interns for May intake will begin their internship at the company in early May. Thirteen students and fresh graduates from government and private universities/colleges are eligible to join the May intake internship program. They will join the company’s …

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manila water and mitsubishi corporation completes pilot project with ycdc; turns over improved water system for 5000 residents to ycdc

Yangon – The consortium of Manila Water and Mitsubishi Corporation (or jointly, MMC) has successfully completed its Pilot District Metered Area (DMA) Project in partnership with Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC), fulfilling its promise to demonstrate its technical capabilities by undertaking a pilot project and successfully improving the water system in selected area. In a turnover ceremony yesterday led by …

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telenor launches wowbox lifestyle app in myanmar

Yangon – Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) today officially launches its lifestyle app, WowBox to customers in Myanmar. The app is free to use and serves as a one-stop-shop for great, localized content, competitions and entertainment. WowBox has been available as a pilot to customers in Myanmar since February and has already become a popular app in Google Play before local …

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galaxy star myanmar 2017”, program created for young talented vocalists, will soon be aired

Yangon, Myanmar – Samsung Myanmar, together with Namin Co. Ltd, have united to produce a new television series,  aspiring to cultivate some of Myanmar’s newest, and most talented stars. The program named “Galaxy Star Myanmar 2017” was created for the first time with the aim to raise talented stars more than four months ago. After undergoing tough competitions between numerous participants …

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obg annual roundtable highlights myanmar’s legal reforms as “powerful signal” to investors.

Yangon – Energy, power generation, tourism and infrastructure are among the sectors of Myanmar’s economy ripe for growth. These are critical areas that need long term investment, and the new regulations should help address a series of risks and questions on how to evaluate shares between public and private players, Paulius Kuncinas, managing editor for Asia at the global research …

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strengthening digital literacy in myanmar’s rural: telenor opens the first lighthouse in rakhine

Yangon – Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) today opened its 64th Lighthouse in Rathedaung Township, Rakhine State. It is the first digital literacy centre established by Telenor in Rakhine State as part of the company’s efforts in helping narrow rural and urban digital divide across Myanmar. “As Myanmar leapfrogs into the smartphone age many evidences highlight that the majority of Myanmar …

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telenor’s 32nd net monday introduced students to online business opportunities

Myeik – Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) this week held its Net Monday at Myeik University in Tanintharyi Region introducing students to business opportunities available online. The 32nd edition of this Net Monday, joined by representatives from the university, Café International, ZYAM and Telenor, attracted more than 400 students. At the panel discussion, representatives together with the students discussed about the …

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telenor to promote safe internet in remote areas of all ethnic states

Yangon – Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) aims to assist in educating the underprivileged communities in the rural and remote areas of all ethnic States throughout 2017 for safely using internet and fully utilizing opportunities available online. “Our channel to reach out the rural areas is through our well-trained State Liasion Officers (SLO). They are local ethnic people who are able to …

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telenor to hold career and online education talks in universities

Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) will continue its flagship monthly Net Monday talks in government and private universities nationwide. Net Monday events to be held throughout 2017 are expected to benefit more than 5,000 youths and university students. Telenor held its 31st edition of Net Monday at Pyay Technological University in Pyay Township, Bago Region on 23 January. Representatives from the …

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telenor’s fourth special numbers auction fetched mmk 123.8 million

Yangon – Telenor Myanmar Limited’s (“Telenor”) fourth public special numbers auction held on 19 January raised a total of MMK 123.8 million, from 24 special numbers auctioned. Telenor announced earlier that all profits above the reserve price of MMK 5 million for seven & eight repeated special numbers, and MMK 3 million for the rest special numbers will be donated …

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telenor appoints goldie shwe yee win lei as chief people officer

Yangon – Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) today announced the appointment of Goldie Shwe Yee Win Lei as Chief People Officer (CPO), effective 9th January 2017. She takes over the role from current CPO Anne Birgitte Kverum, who returns to Telenor Group in Norway. Goldie joined Telenor in December 2013 and is currently Head of Telenor’s Human Resources Business Partners. She …

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