|A photo of an official Twitter account on a smartphone, pictured in The Hague, The Netherlands, 07 November 2013. Photo: EPA/LEX VAN|
MUMBAI (AFP) - Twitter said on January 20 it will buy Indian mobile marketing firm ZipDial, reportedly for $30-$40 million, as it looks to tap one of the world's fastest growing mobile phone markets.
Google Translate has just added 10 more languages including Myanmar to allow internet users to translate text on websites into their own language.
Myanmar aims to launch and orbit its first satellite within the next five years, according to a report in Satellite Today on December 11.
The ownership shareholding of Yadanapon Teleport Public Company is being changed so that it is in line with a public company and can be granted a communications licence, U Than Tun Aung, director of Myanma Posts and Telecommunications told Mizzima on November 16.
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Logos for Ooredoo and Telenor are everywhere on the streets of Myanmar’s main cities as the country’s first international telecommunications companies – as well as the reforming Myanmar Posts and Telecommunications – battle for a leading share in a booming telecoms market.
A Sweden and Singapore-based angel investor has stepped in with a US$150,000 injection of funds for the up-and-coming Myanmar IT start-up NEX to help continue its ascent in the mobile applications development sector, according to NEX founder and CEO Ko Ye Myat Min.