Posts Tagged: Myanmar


Phew app for learning Burmese alphabet

Startup aims at Myanmar’s youngest of early adopters with educational iPad app

Phew is designed to help kids learn how to write the mellifluously flowing characters of the Burmese language.

  • August 16, 2014
  • at 11:29 am
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This new app helps Indonesians get the most out of their used cars

Car classifieds portal Carmudi announced its new app for the Indonesian market last night, throwing its hat into the country’s mobile ring...

  • July 11, 2014
  • at 9:30 am
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Myanmar Viber Facebook usage

Myanmar’s new mobile internet users embrace Android smartphones, pick Viber over Facebook

Half of Myanmar’s mobile internet users came online during the past 12 months. They're using Android smartphones and checking out messagin...

  • June 24, 2014
  • at 3:27 pm
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Myanmar - straight to the future of tech

What I learned setting up a startup incubator in Myanmar – and what you need to know about the country itself

Here's what experienced tech entrepreneur Phil Morle learnt about Myanmar while setting up the new Ideabox startup incubator.

  • May 26, 2014
  • at 1:45 pm
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Highlights from day 1 afternoon sessions at Startup Asia Singapore 2014

Check out the highlights from the day one afternoon sessions at Startup Asia Singapore 2014.

  • May 7, 2014
  • at 7:15 pm
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How’s Southeast Asia performing in the internet speed race? (INFOGRAPHIC)

According to a new infographic released by ASEAN DNA, Southeast Asia’s average internet speed is currently 12.4 Mbps.

  • April 21, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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Reaching Myanmar’s 60 million people (Startup Asia preview)

Building a startup is never easy regardless of what market it’s in. There will always be challenges – and the best thing any startup...

  • March 26, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm
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barcamp yangon burma

The world’s hippest tech gathering booms in nations with the world’s lowest internet penetration rates

I’d like to think Beijing has got a pretty solid Barcamp community. Each event here usually attracts over 400 people, and I never miss...

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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2C2P funding GMO

Southeast Asia-born Paypal competitor 2C2P secures $2 million funding

2C2P, an online payment processing company, has concluded a $2 million Series B financing round, led by $1.5 million from an undisclosed inv...

  • January 29, 2014
  • at 11:09 am
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Viber claims an early lead in Myanmar with 5 million registered users

Wassup WhatsApp? Viber claims an early lead in Myanmar with 5 million registered users

Viber is claiming an early lead ahead of all its messaging app rivals in the newly opened up country of Myanmar.

  • August 1, 2014
  • at 5:16 pm
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Future looks bright in Myanmar as jobs platform Work gets 600,000 monthly pageviews

With just four million internet users in the country, is it the right time to venture into Myanmar's tech space?

  • July 4, 2014
  • at 11:20 am
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Canadian founder of MySquar, Myanmar’s up and coming social network, claims she was ousted in ‘hostile takeover’

If you’ve been watching the startup space in Myanmar, you’ve probably heard of MySQUAR. It’s a social network that recently pivoted to...

  • June 12, 2014
  • at 4:40 pm
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Myanmar poised to have ‘60 million citizens come online almost overnight’

Speaking at Startup Asia Singapore, Rita Ngyuen, CEO of Squar.asia, explains how Myanmar is ready for a technology revolution.

  • May 8, 2014
  • at 10:24 am
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Who we are - Ooredoo Group

Rocket Internet and Qatar’s Ooredoo team up to create an ecommerce empire in Asia

The two companies will join forces to create Asia Internet Holding, which will cover Pakistan, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indon...

  • April 23, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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Rocket Internet’s property search site Lamudi gets $7 million to fuel Asian expansion

The competition in Asia's property search space has intensified.

  • April 14, 2014
  • at 9:23 am
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2C2P Myanmar

2C2P launches Burma’s first mobile point-of-sale payments in hotels

It seems like 2014 will be a big year for a Singapore-based payment solutions provider 2C2P. Following its US$2 million series B funding, 2...

  • February 19, 2014
  • at 2:30 pm
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2C2P Myanmar

As Myanmar opens up, payment solutions startup launches POS service with Visa and MasterCard

2C2P, a comprehensive payment solutions provider headquartered in Singapore, today launched a complete point of sale (POS) service in Myanma...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 3:30 pm
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The state of 4G in Southeast Asia

GSMA predicts that by the end of 2017, there will be close to 500 live LTE networks across 128 countries worldwide. Right now, territories i...

  • December 25, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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