Press Release

Telenor launches the most affordable tourist SIM

03 December, 2015 - Yangon

Pre-packed with 14-days unlimited Facebook data usage on the largest 3G network in Myanmar

Yangon, Myanmar, December 3, 2015 – Telenor Myanmar Limited (“Telenor”) has launched its first tourist SIM package in Myanmar.

The package includes 1GB Smart Internet and 5,000 MMK credits for phone calls and data usage, unlimited Facebook usage, and free both incoming calls and SMS. The SIM will be valid for 14 days upon activation by first call. The package price is 12,000Kyat.

Local calls to all operators will be charged 25Kyat per minute, and SMSs will be charged 15Kyat per message. The most affordable international call rates start from 100Kyat per minute to Canada, and 200Kyat to Thailand, China, Malaysia and Singapore. All international rates by destinations can be found at Telenor Myanmar website ( International SMS costs only 30 Kyat to everywhere.

After 14 days, when the pack validity is over or all credits are used, SIM cards will still be valid as standard life cycle if you top up within 30 days. Customers are eligible to subscribe all other promotions and offers except “Kyo Thone” – Emergency Credit Borrow service.

“The tourism industry in Myanmar is rapidly growing, and this new product provides visitors to the country with easy-, peace-of-mind access to stay connected with their love ones. We strongly believe customers will see the benefits of this product, while they enjoy their short stay here – whether for business of for leisure,” said Joslin E Myrthong, Chief Marketing Officer at Telenor Myanmar. “We have a 100% 3G network in Myanmar, with more than 3,800 sites nationwide, and this enables us to provide a solid data experience to customers in a large majority of areas in the country.

Tourist SIMs will be available at the Company- Owned Company- Operated (COCO) and Franchised-Owned Franchised-Operated (FOFO) shops, airports, hotels, and travel agents.

Sample Tourist SIM

For media enquiries, please contact:

Alex Nyi Nyi Aung (Mr.)
Corporate Communications,
(95) 9 79 100 0004

(95) 9 79 100 0004
Mango Media for Telenor Myanmar
(95) 1 512 884 ,(95) 9 450 001 087

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