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Telenor partners with top video apps to bring more exciting digital services in Myanmar

28 March, 2019 - Yangon

  • Telenor joined hands with Myanmar’s most popular video apps; myanflix, YouTube, Viu and WowPlay

As Telenor is always committed to standing at the forefront in bringing new and innovative digital services to its users in Myanmar, a partnership agreement was successfully signed with Myanmar’s best and most popular video apps; myanflix, YouTube, Viu and WowPlay with the intention to bring more attractive digital services in Myanmar.

Today, Telenor Myanmar ’s 4GSuperLTE+ best data network has covered 307 townships with network footprint in 90% of all states and regions providing the best 4G connection in Myanmar. Possessing the world-class telecom infrastructure, Telenor Myanmar aims to provide more exciting digital content services and entertainment products which will allow its customers to fully benefit from its digital solutions.

“Telenor is always keen to bring the best digital experience to everyone’s daily lives and we are glad to announce our partnership today with the best and most popular video apps. Through this partnership, we will bring better and more affordable digital services to all of our customers in Myanmar. In the near future, our customers will be able to enjoy all the videos including premium contents through our services and offers.” said Chan May Ling, Head of Digital Services of Telenor Myanmar.

Realizing the rising demand among the users in enjoying the video contents, exciting services will be introduced in the near future through the partnership. Telenor users will be able to enjoy and watch all the videos from partnered video apps including all the premium contents with amazing deals on Myanmar best 4GSuperLTE+ network. Details will be announced in the near future.

With the intention to empower the users with more user-friendly services and to digitize the customer journey, Telenor Myanmar has recently upgraded MyTelenor app into version 3.0 in which its customers can enjoy more digital features and specifically, “Chwin Chwin”, a special lucky draw program with the chance to win attractive daily prizes or mega draw prizes including a brand-new KIA Sportage 2018 SUV.

As the largest mobile 2G/3G/4G network in Myanmar with more than 8,600 sites nationwide and 100,000 points-of-sale across all states and regions, Telenor 4GSuperLTE+ has covered more than 90% of townships in the country with high speed and award winning 4G services.

About VIU

Viu is a leading OTT Video service available in 17 markets including Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Myanmar, South Africa and Middle East countries of UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar. Viu’s unique value proposition of fresh and localized regional and local premium TV shows, movies and originals entertain millions of consumers every day. Viu Originals bring to light compelling stories with world-class production quality, also providing the opportunity for local talent to showcase their skills on a world stage. Consumers can enjoy Viu by downloading the app available for free on the App Store and Google Play or directly on the web at www.viu.com.

About MyanFlix

Watch your favourite and entertaining Myanmar movies for free on Myanflix. Myanflix is an online video streaming service that has the largest collection of Myanmar movie titles just that you can stream live or download. Catch a glimpse of your movies in the trailers section. This will help you to get an idea of the movie and then you can decide to watch the full movie. Myanflix is a one-stop shop for Myanmar movies with a variety that you would love – action, comedy, romance, thriller, etc. It has even a lot of unreleased movies for you to enjoy in free time.

About WowPlay

Telenor Myanmar, in cooperation with Huawei launched a new video streaming application intended to leverage each parties’ capabilities in innovation, network and technology. The Android application is exclusively available for Telenor subscribers. In WowPlay users can find a range of short, medium and long videos so they can watch what they want, anywhere, anytime. Users will find thousands of hours of short clips, TV series’ and movies from Myanmar, Thailand, China, Hollywood and much more. For more information: https://www.facebook.com/WowPlayMyanmar/

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Telenor Myanmar

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