MPT mobile Internet connection is now even faster in Mandalay and Bagan

This week, MPT DC-HSPA+ network upgrade was completed in Mandalay and Bagan, after having first being installed in other locations such as Yangon. Swe Thahar users can already feel the difference, seeing their mobile Internet connection getting even faster than before.

This new network upgrade is part of MPT’s continuous effort to offer the highest Internet speed to everyone in Myanmar, by further upgrading its network to DC-HSPA+. With this new technology, MPT customers can enjoy faster speed and higher reliability, will be able to access a wide range of Internet services. MPT will continue upgrading its network to faster technologies and offer continuously improving customer experience.

MPT is Myanmar’s operator with the largest coverage. With the help of its partners KDDI and Sumitomo Corporation, MPT is continuously improving its network to provide the best coverage and service quality to customers. By mid-2015, 100% of MPT’s mobile network will be 3G, allowing faster Internet connection for all. More areas will be covered by MPT network soon: 70% of Myanmar territory will have MPT network by the end of 2016, giving almost all Myanmar people access to quality mobile telecommunication services at affordable prices.

MPT extends its promotions until further notice

Following the great success encountered by the promotions on Swe Thahar plan and packages, MPT has decided to extend them after March. Indeed, customers have expressed their satisfaction with Swe Thahar Internet promotion and favorite numbers promotion and have been requesting MPT to extend its term after March. Listening to customers’ voice, MPT has decided to continue applying the promotional rate until further notice.

Swe Thahar customers will thus continue to enjoy high speed Internet with 50% discount, at only 7.5Ks/MB. They will still be able to get even better rates by purchasing the Internet packages at discounted prices: 400MB at 2,800Ks, 1GB at 6,500Ks and 5GB at 25,000Ks. The customers can enjoy the current promotion tariff until the further notice.

MPT goes even beyond discounting the Internet rate. The telecom operator now allows all Swe Thahar users to call 3 MPT mobile numbers for 25ks/min, without limitation in the promotion period, and without any subscription fees. To enjoy these competitive rates, customers just have to register their favorite numbers by sending an SMS to 1332, mentioning ADD followed by the phone number (ADD 09XXXXXX). Those who had already enjoyed this promotion, previously limited to only 30 days, can enjoy it again from April 1st. For those who have registered their numbers after March 1st, the promotional rate will be automatically applied until further notice to their registered numbers. For those who had registered their favorite numbers before March 1st (included), they just need to register them again from April 1st and the rate will apply until further notice. Customers can even change up to 1 favorite number every 30 days.

This announcement is a new sign that MPT is willing to become more competitive, more customer-oriented and that it is fully ready to move Myanmar forward.

To enjoy this promotional rates, it is necessary to be on Swe Thahar. Those who have already subscribed to Swe Thahar will simply continue getting discounted rates. For the others, they simply need to send “SWE” to 1332. Subscription to Swe Thahar plan is free and it is possible to unsubscribe at any point in time.

MPT offers up to 50% discount on high speed mobile Internet from 2015, March 4th to March 31st

To celebrate the full moon of Tabaung, MPT is launching a new promotion on Internet tariff: all Swe Thahar users can enjoy high speed Internet with a 50% discount: pay-as-you-go promotion price is 7.5Ks/MB instead of 15Ks/MB  from 2015 March 4th to March 31st. To enjoy this promotional rate, it is necessary to be on Swe Thahar (available for GSM/WCDMA users only). For those who are already on Swe Thahar, the promotion rate will be applied automatically. For others, they need to send SWE to 1332 (for prepaid users) or POSTSWE to 1332 (for postpaid users). Subscription is completely free, there is no data activation fee and you can unsubscribe at any time.

In addition, MPT is giving discounts on Internet Packages: the 400MB package is now at 2,800Ks instead of 5,000Ks and the 1GB package is now at 6,500Ks instead of 10,000Ks. MPT is also introducing a new promotion package for heavy Internet users, allowing them to surf for as low as 5ks/MB. Customers get 5GB for 25,000Ks. This package is for customers who download a lot of images, songs and movies, or who use their phone as a wifi hotspot. To enjoy these attractive rates, customers need to purchase Internet package between 2015 ,March 4th and March 31st. To purchase these packages, it is necessary to have subscribed to Swe Thahar.

Details about Internet packages

ContentPackage PriceLower PriceValidityFor Prepaid UsersFor Postpaid Users
400MB5,000Ks 2,800 KsAs low as 7Ks/MBValid 30 daysSend ”400MB” to 1332 (by March 31st)Send ”POST400MB” to 1332 (by March 31st)
1GB10,000Ks 6,500 KsAs low as 6.5Ks/MBValid 30 daysSend ”1GB” to 1332 (by March 31st)Send ”POST1GB” to 1332 (by March 31st)
5GB25,000 KsAs low as 5Ks/MBValid 30 daysSend ”5GB” to 1332 (by March 31st)Send ”POST5GB” to 1332 (by March 31st)

To enjoy voice call rate of 25Ks /min to 3 favorite MPT mobile numbers during 30 days, Swe Thahar customers can register their favorite numbers by sending ADD 09XXXXXXX to 1332 (replace XX with the relevant numbers).

With this promotion, MPT wants to make fast Internet usage more affordable for everyone and answer to consumers’ request for better rates.

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