Make sure you don’t get left behind in move to Unicode

Local online users have recently been discussing the planned change on October 1 from the long-used Zawgyi computer font to a unified font conforming to the international standard called Unicode. The government has told mobile service providers, media and content producers, and the tech community to prepare for the adoption of Unicode. All government agencies […]

Mandalay moves closer to e-government with data centre

The Mandalay regional government has launched a data centre as part of its efforts to implement an e-government system. “With this system, people will be able to observe the government’s performance and access government services more easily and quickly,” said Mandalay Chief Minister U Zaw Myint Maung during the launch of the centre last Thursday. […]

Directorate of Telecommunications instruct import of Unicode handsets

Directorate of Telecommunications has instructed handset importers to import Unicode support handsets, said its deputy director general Myo Swe. At the present, mobile phone users are mostly using Zawgyi code support handsets as it is easy for them to use. “We told the companies to import handsets that can support Unicode system as it is […]