Technology The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology.html Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:35:00 +0630 en-gb All Greek no more – Google adds Myanmar http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12564-all-greek-no-more-google-adds-myanmar.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12564-all-greek-no-more-google-adds-myanmar.html In an historic move, Google Translate has added “Burmese” to its portfolio, enabling the easy online translation of Myanmar language into other tongues and back.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Catherine Trautwien) Technology Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0630
New app store to bridge payment gap http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12566-new-app-store-to-bridge-payment-gap.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12566-new-app-store-to-bridge-payment-gap.html Yangon tech company Technomation will launch a new app store that prioritises resolving big payment problems for apps developers.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Catherine Trautwien) Technology Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Yangon network not complete, says exec http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12471-yangon-network-not-complete-says-exec.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12471-yangon-network-not-complete-says-exec.html

Telenor’s network in Yangon is not complete enough, Telenor Group president and CEO Jon Fredrik Baksaas said at an informal press briefing December 2.

 

 

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Catherine Trautwien) Technology Mon, 08 Dec 2014 06:00:00 +0630
Pasteur Institute cements local ties http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12472-pasteur-institute-cements-local-ties.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12472-pasteur-institute-cements-local-ties.html French Minister of State for Development and Francophony Annick Girardin stopped by the National Health Laboratory (NHL) last week to tour the facility and “formalise” a Myanmar Ministry of Health-signed funding agreement for two initiatives with the Pasteur Institute.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Catherine Trautwien) Technology Mon, 08 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Telenor absorbs commercial top-up tax http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12473-telenor-absorbs-commercial-top-up-tax.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12473-telenor-absorbs-commercial-top-up-tax.html Telenor absorbs commercial top-up tax Telenor has been subsididing a 5 percent commercial tax on telecoms since its launch, says Telenor Myanmar CEO Petter Furberg.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aung Kyaw Nyunt) Technology Mon, 08 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Light House shines on in Nay Pyi Taw http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12422-light-house-shines-on-in-nay-pyi-taw.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12422-light-house-shines-on-in-nay-pyi-taw.html Telenor Myanmar has opened the doors of its first community information centre (CIC) in Nay Pyi Taw’s Lewe township, the company announced on November 20.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aung Kyaw Nyunt) Technology Mon, 01 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Thrusters on for a national satellite http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12364-thrusters-on-for-a-national-satellite.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12364-thrusters-on-for-a-national-satellite.html

The Union Government of Myanmar is prioritising putting a national satellite into orbit, according to government representatives at a recent conference.

 

 

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Catherine Trautwien) Technology Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
‘Starting up in Myanmar’: It’s hard but it’s happening http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12365-starting-up-in-myanmar-it-s-hard-but-it-s-happening.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12365-starting-up-in-myanmar-it-s-hard-but-it-s-happening.html A new guide outlines challenges fledgling businesses face trying to take off

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Catherine Trautwien) Technology Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
SuleTech, a new community centre and office space, brings the future downtown http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12277-suletech-a-new-community-centre-and-office-space-brings-the-future-downtown.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12277-suletech-a-new-community-centre-and-office-space-brings-the-future-downtown.html

Only a handful of buildings in Yangon are taller than MAC Tower. Its 11-storey stature affords a fresh perspective of the downtown proper, including Sule Pagoda – a landmark that lends its name to a new office and community and co-working space called “SuleTech” coming to MAC Tower’s top floor.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Catherine Trautwien) Technology Sun, 16 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Fiber connection freeze from leading ISPs http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12278-fiber-connection-freeze-from-leading-isps.html http://www.myanmar.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/technology/12278-fiber-connection-freeze-from-leading-isps.html Two of Myanmar’s largest internet service providers have stopped accepting applications for fiber service in order to expand on internet bandwidth.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aung Kyaw Nyunt) Technology Sun, 16 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630