Lessons from Asia’s reversal of fortunes

The short flight from Bangkok to Yangon on Sunday took the usual 55 minutes and transported passengers from Thailand’s thriving metropolis to the more surreal world of Myanmar’s former capital. But this time, the “tale of two cities” – one just emerging from the shadows, the other on a rapid development track – had reversed, […]

Myanmar Telenor awards contracts to Huawei, Ericcson and Wipro

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Ericsson, Huawei and Wipro are likely to work with Telenor for rolling mobile services in Myanmar. Norwegian telecom giant Telenor confirmed that the company has signed memorandums of understanding with China’s equipment maker Huawei, Ericsson of Sweden and India’s Wipro to work in Myanmar to develop a mobile […]

Myanmar needs to strive for more skilled workers

Myanmar‘s population is over 60 million and 32 million are working force but 70 per cent are unskilled laborers, according to Deputy Minister Htin Aung of the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Social Security. He made the remarks at the workshop on development of Myanmar workers that was held at Myanmar Info Tech on August […]