Mytel reaches five million subscribers in Myanmar

Mytel – Viettel’s brand in Myanmar – reached five million subscribers on Thursday just eight months after its launch. Mytel targeted to reach the milestone of 10 million subscribers this year. Viettel officially inaugurated Mytel in Myanmar on June 9, 2018 – its 10th international mobile phone network. Mytel is the fourth largest network provider […]

Vietnam MyTel stuns rivals in Myanmar with half-price blitz

Mytel captures 4% market share in two months since debut YANGON — Myanmar’s mobile phone market has seen a rapid shift in market share with the arrival of newcomer Mytel, which has offered cutthroat discounts that have won the hearts of the nation’s users. Supported by its powerful Vietnamese parent Viettel Group, the new entry […]

Vietnamese mobile carrier enters Myanmar in foreign drive

HO CHI MINH CITY — Viettel Group, the largest mobile network operator in Vietnam, said it will launch its services in Myanmar next month. Myanmar will be Viettel’s 10th foreign market, following the launch of operations in countries including Cambodia, Laos and Mozambique. Viettel, owned by Vietnam’s Defense Ministry, said on Tuesday it had successfully […]

Big 4G Push to Drive Myanmar’s Smartphone Use

YANGON — Smartphone use in Myanmar is getting a major boost as the country’s largest mobile carrier has bumped up the wireless data transmission speed in major cities, paving the way for more fluid video viewing. The government-affiliated Myanma Posts and Telecommunications on Tuesday began full service of 4G mobile data transmission in Myanmar’s three largest cities: Naypyitaw, Yangon […]

Ntegrator wins three contracts worth S$9m

NTEGRATOR International on Wednesday said it has won three contracts worth about S$9 million from repeat customers in Singapore, Myanmar and Vietnam. The latest contracts lift its order wins in 2015 to nearly S$68 million. The communications network company said the first contract was awarded by the Viettel Group, Vietnam’s largest mobile network operator. The […]

Myanmar to offer additional telecom licenses

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Myanmar will offer more telecom licenses in the future to “increase competition” in the telecom sector following its groundbreaking offering of two telecom licenses this year, a top government official said, according to Indian media reports. “Awarding these telecom licenses is a priority. Since there was limited spectrum, […]