Announcement of COVID-19 Positive Cases Found

(Yangon, 26th November 2020)

MPT confirmed that total of three employees with one employee from Ayeyarwady Region and two employees from Yangon Region have tested positive for COVID-19 and the concerned three employees have no direct contact with customers.

We have taken prompt action in accordance with the instructions of MoHS and authorities for the additional confirmed cases.

We will continue our efforts to prevent the spread of infection both internally and externally under the guideline of MoHS and keep operating the telecommunication service which is the important lifeline of Myanmar people even under this hard situation of COVID-19.

We apologize for the inconvenience caused if any and thank you for your understanding.

The Voice Myanmar Fans Can Support Their Favourite Contestants To Be The Winner Of This Season 3

(Fans can vote for their favorite contestants via Online Voting Portal and SMS Voting)

(Yangon, 26th November 2020) – MPT, Myanmar’s first and leading telecommunications operator, has been supporting “The Voice Myanmar Season 3” as the Official Telecom Partner. MPT, in its capacity as the Official Telecom Partners of the most watch and most popular singing competition, aims to seize this unique opportunity to help discover and promote young talents and support them to become Myanmar’s next top artists.

The Voice Myanmar has proven to be a major hit for Myanmar music enthusiasts and the long-standing partnership The Voice Myanmar, which began in the competition’s inaugural season in 2018, is the testament of MPT’s commitment to facilitate opportunities for the talented individuals and help lift the moral of Myanmar citizens with great entertainment during these challenging times.

As Season 3 of The Voice Myanmar reached a fever pitch with the commencement of excitingly competitive Live Rounds, MPT has introduced new voting channels for the fans to support their favorite contestants. The Live Rounds will be broadcasted live on MRTV-4 and MRTV-4 HD, where 16 talented contestants will go head-to-head to be crowned the winner of the Voice Myanmar Season 3. The winner will receive 20 Million Ks, a solo music album with FG Entertainment and brand new car of MG (Morris Garages).

Mr. Tetsunori Nagashima, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM JO, said: “We are happy to announce new voting systems for our customers giving them an ability to seamlessly vote for their favorite contestants of the Voice Myanmar Season 3. The Voice Myanmar has proven a major hit for Myanmar music fans and as Myanmar’s leading operator, we want to support young local talents as much as we can to help make their dreams come true. I am sure that The Voice Myanmar Season 3 will bring electrifying entertainment and exciting discoveries to all music fans in Myanmar and we are proud to continue this partnership with Myanmar’s most-watched and most-popular singing competition”

Now, Hardcore fans of the Voice Myanmar will be able to conveniently support their favorite contestants by sending an SMS Vote using an MPT SIM card. Each contestant is assigned with a dedicated number, from 55501 to 55516. Fans may send 1 to any of the dedicated number to cast one vote for their favourite contestant. SMS voting is limited to 5 votes per episode and costs 35 Ks per vote.

Alternatively, fans seamlessly can cast their votes through a dedicated Online Voting Portal thevoice.mptvote.com using prepaid MPT SIM cards. No data charges will incur for using the Online Voting Portal, however, charges for casting votes will be deducted from the main balance.

The voting system will be launched on 29th November ahead of the Live Rounds as follows in details –


Type of Votes
PriceNumber of Votes
SMS VotingSMS35 Ks/SMSLimited
(5 times per episode)

Online Voting Portal (thevoice.mptvote.com)
Dynamic Vote35 Ks x No. of
Votes
Unlimited
(Customers need to type 1 ~ 100)
Single Vote35 Kyats/VoteUnlimited
(1 Vote/Time)

* Voting charges will be deducted from the main balance.
* Dynamic Vote method will allow fans to cast up to 100 votes each time.

“The Voice Myanmar” is Myanmar’s very own installment of the global phenomenon and it has been ranked the most-watched talent show in Myanmar. Due to its unique competition style, the contestants bring diverse styles and backgrounds, and the star-studded lineup of renowned vocalists – Ni Ni Khin Zaw, R Zarni, Kyar Pauk, and Yan Yan Chan, all returned as coaches for Season 3.

For more information about “The Voice Myanmar”, please visit the official Facebook page www.facebook.com/thevoicemyanmar. For more information about MPT call 106, visit the MPT official Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mptofficialpage/ or MPT official website www.mpt.com.mm.

The Voice Myanmar Season (3) ၏ Live Round ယှဉ်ပြိုင်မှု ပွဲစဉ်တွင် ပါဝင်ယှဥ်ပြိုင်မည့် ပြိုင်ပွဲဝင် (၁၆) ဦးနှင့် မဲပေးနိုင်သည့် နံပါတ်များ။

Auto-Telephone Numbers Will Be Changed As Exchanges Are Already Upgraded

(Yangon, 25th November 2020) – MPT announced today that in order to improve quality and provide better services, the following exchanges were upgraded with the advanced system and existing copper cable system will be upgraded to high speed fiber cable system and wireless cable system telephone numbers to be changed as below table.

AreaExchangeMigration
start date
Existing auto telephone numberNew auto telephone number
Kayin StateThan Daung Gyi Exchange30-11-2020054-45xxx054-4745xxx
Thin Gan Nyi Naung Exchange30-11-2020058-55xxx058-4755xxx

Shan State (North)

Muse Exchange
30-11-2020082-50xxx082-2950xxx
30-11-2020082-51xxx082-2951xxx
30-11-2020082-52xxx082-2952xxx
Tanintharyi RegionThayetchaung Exchange30-11-2020059-35xxx059-2035xxx
Kachin StateHpakan Exchange31-12-2020074-70xxx074-2570xxx
Lone Khin Exchange31-12-2020074-72xxx074-2572xxx
Yangon RegionKungyangon Exchange31-12-202001-265xxx01-8265xxx

During transitional period of old numbers to new numbers, starting from migration date, MPT will provide (3) months call forwarding services for free of charge to the incoming calls in order for the conveniences of customers. The customers can enjoy “call forwarding services” to be able to call both existing (old) telephone numbers and (new) changed telephone numbers during the transitional period.

New Sone Sone Lin Lin Mini Pack Offers Amazing Value with Great Bundle Benefits to Daily Online Users

We would like to announce that sales of SSLL series is stopped on May 15, 2021.

(MPT customers can enjoy the new budget-friendly all-in-one bundle package
with great benefits for just 83 Ks per day)

(Yangon, 25th November 2020) – MPT, Myanmar’s first and leading telecommunications operator, has launched a special, budget-friendly version of the popular Sone Sone Lin Lin Mini Package combining unlimited Night Facebook (11 PM – 6 AM), all-day unlimited data access for Mobile Legends, Viber, JOOX, 200 MB for all Data usage, MPT-MPT calls with 10 Ks per min and 100 Ks main balance for conveniences of our customers.

The new Sone Sone Lin Lin Mini pack costs only 2498 Ks (just 83 Ks per day) and has a validity of 30 days. Furthermore, by bundling online gaming, Facebook and Viber data, music streaming service, all-purpose data, and all-day access to MPT-MPT calls, MPT aims to cover different needs and data usage habits of its younger customer base.

With the introduction of the budget-friendly Sone Sone Lin Lin Mini pack, MPT is enriching the digital lives of its customers with a variety of service bundle, allowing them to stay connected with their loved ones through Facebook and Viber, enjoy a variety of entertainment options including music and gaming, and have access to valuable news and information online while staying at home. Additionally, customers can have chance to play Hti Pauk game to enjoy rewards data.The benefits of subscribing to Sone Sone Lin Lin Mini Pack are as below;

Price (Ks)
[Tax Incl:]
All in One BenefitValidityChannel
2498 Ks• Unlimited Data (Viber, JOOX, Mobile Legends)
• Unlimited Night Time Facebook (11 PM – 6 AM)
• 200 MB (All Data)
• MPT-MPT calls with 10Ks/min (Excl; Tax)
• Main Balance 100 Ks
30 daysMPT4U App
*2498#

Mr. Tetsunori Nagashima, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM JO, said: “At MPT, we are always finding innovative ways to provide our customers with money-saving offers and superior customer experience. With the new Sone Sone Lin Lin Mini pack, we pushed our customer-centric approach even further by offering our loyal customers easy and affordable access to their favorite digital channels to keep them informed, entertained on MPT’s 4G/ LTE+ Network during the Tazaundaing holidays and COVID-19 pandemic. ”

Subscribers will have unlimited access to Facebook App/ Browser (excluding external links) and Facebook Messenger (excluding voice and video calls) within 11 PM to 6 AM, can freely communicate with friends and families using Viber (excluding voice & video calls) enjoy playing Mobile Legends (excluding streaming, watching streaming videos, and voice communication), or listen to the latest hits on JOOX music without worry. Non-inclusive usage will be charged from respective data packs, if available or standard pay-as-you-go (PAYG) rates.

This special promotion is available to all MPT GSM/WCDMA Prepaid customers (Swe Thahar/Shal Pyaw/Shwe Zagar) however MPT Postpaid, CDMA and Base Tariff users are not eligible to subscribe.

For more information call 106, visit the MPT official Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mptofficialpage/ or MPT official website www.mpt.com.mm.

Announcement of COVID-19 Positive Cases Found

(Yangon, 20th November 2020)

MPT confirmed that total of 4 employees from Yangon Region have tested positive for COVID-19. The concerned employees have no direct contact with customers as they are working under the Work From Home (WFH) scheme.

We have taken prompt action in accordance with the instructions of MoHS and authorities for the additional confirmed cases.

We will continue our efforts to prevent the spread of infection both internally and externally under the guideline of MoHS and keep operating the telecommunication service which is the important lifeline of Myanmar people even under this hard situation of COVID-19.

We apologize for the inconvenience caused if any and thank you for your understanding.

MPT Money Announces Brand Name Change To “MPT Pay”

(Yangon, 19th November 2020) – MPT Money announces that beginning today, it will operate under the new brand name “MPT Pay”. While the user interface, features, and existing promotions will remain unchanged, the MPT Pay App ecosystem will have new adaption in terms of customer application, merchant announcement, POSM communications, alerts to agents, marketing communication, Facebook page, official website, in-app notifications, SMS updates, and call center operations.

 

The new name of Myanmar’s most trusted Digital Money Service signals strong alignment with the core service offering, focus on brand awareness development, and plans to increase customer recognition of the brand on the competitive Mobile Financial market. MPT Pay strongly supports the development of the digital economy and the cashless society in Myanmar. With a strong focus on financial inclusion for everyone, MPT Pay is utilizing modern technology to exceed the expectations of its customers.

 

MPT Pay (formerly known as MPT Money) is one of the fastest-growing mobile financial services in Myanmar, and network of more than 27,000 Agents located across the 278 townships. Offers a full range of digital money services such as Mobile Wallet Service, Money Transfer, Airtime e-Top-Up and Data Package Purchases, Merchant Payments, Bill Payments, Cash-In & Cash-out at the MPT Pay Agents, AYA and CB Bank ATMs, Bulk Disbursements, Payroll and Pension Services, etc., allowing customers to have instant access to much-needed funds and manage their finances securely and conveniently.

 

Detailed information about MPT Pay and its services is available on the official MPT Pay Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/MPTPayOfficial . Customers can easily download MPT Pay Application from Google Play Store for Android users and apple store  for iOS users.

 

Previous Name

New Name

 

MPT Money Introduces a Service Feature for Customers to Cash-In Utilizing MPU, Visa, MasterCard, JCB and UnionPay and the Powerful NearMe Platform

(Customers can conveniently and effortlessly cash-in to their E-wallets at any NearMe Shops without any transaction fees – for a minimum cash-in amount of 10,000 Ks)

(Yangon, 17th November 2020) – MPT Money, Myanmar’s most trusted Digital Money Service, has expanded its fast, free, and convenient cash-in service (converting cash into E-money) by allowing customers to cash-in using their MPU, Visa, MasterCard, JCB and UnionPay cards and NearMe Shops. The new convenient feature will allow MPT Money customers to cash-in on their E-Wallet accounts using their payment cards and customers can cash-in at the nearest shop accepting payments.

 

The new service feature will allow MPT Money customers with Myanmar-issued MPU, Visa, MasterCard, JCB or UnionPay-branded cards to cash-in safely, effortlessly and conveniently cash-in on their E-wallets by using the MPT Money app. The minimum 5,000 Ks cash-in amount will be required in order to proceed with the operation.

 

Moreover, NearMe Shops allow customers to make various kinds of payments at local shops, convenience stores, supermarkets, and petrol stations. MPT Money currently collaborates with more than 500 merchants including City Mart, City Express, Ocean, City Mart Marketplace, Oasis, Amazing Mart & Amazing Mall, Life Plus, RH & RV Mobile, Aeon Orange Super Market, and Carrefour Easy, as well as Denko petrol stations. Now, MPT Money customers will be able to utilize the powerful NearMe Shops to cash-in cash effortlessly and conveniently into their mobile wallets without any transaction fees with a minimum 10,000 Ks cash-in amount per transaction.

Now MPT Money customers can conveniently and effortlessly cash-in to their E-wallets at any NearMe shops and MPU, Visa, MasterCard, JCB or UnionPay payment cards without any transaction fees.

 

U Khin Maung Myint, Managing Director of MPT Money, said, “As safety and convenience has become the top priority for our customers during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are expanding and enhancing our services to offer a new convenient feature where customers can load cash into their MPT Money E-wallet using MPU, Visa, MasterCard, JCB or UnionPay cards and all available NearMe shops. Utilizing the powerful NearMe Platform now combined with the convenience, safety and effortless way to cash-in using payment cards, we are cementing our role as a leading digital financial services provider in Myanmar.”

 

Only MPU electronic payment cards that have already signed-up for E-commerce will be able to use the new cash-in service feature to load cash into MPT Money account. MPU card customers can sign-up for E-commerce service at  https://www.mpu-ecommerce.com/Payment/OnlineEnrollment/Check. The rest of the cards can be used without the need to apply for E-commerce registration.

 

For more information about MPT Money and its services, please call 990, or visit the MPT Money official Facebook page at www.facebook.com/MPTMoneyOfficial.

MPT Money Simplifies Access to Digital Insurance Service

(MPT Money customers will receive 5% E-money and 5% MPT Club points on total purchased amount paid for the digital insurance service)
(Yangon, 10th November 2020) – MPT Money, Myanmar’s most trusted Digital Money Service, has launched a direct digital payment channel for Personal Accident Insurance (Thet Taw Saunt) and Health Insurance (Zi Wa Ka) offered by MPT in partnership with AYA SOMPO Insurance and GGI Nippon Life. Until 18th November, all MPT customers will be awarded 5% E-money cashback and 5% MPT Club points calculated based on the amount paid for the insurance coverage when they use their MPT Money account to transfer payment for the insurance service.

Now, MPT Money customers can conveniently use their E-Wallets to easily pay for selected insurance plans and cover what they want when they need it. Moreover, they can receive e-money cashback and extra MPT Club points during the promotion period. MPT Money customers can effortlessly purchase the above two insurance policies to protect themselves and their loved ones, from the convenience of their own homes via MPT4U application and MPT Website, SMS notification, and MPT U-Life Digital Insurance Webpage https://www.mpt.com.mm/en/mpt-u-life/

“At MPT Money, we are working hard in order to accelerate the development of cashless society in collaboration with the leading insurance companies in Myanmar. We are bringing the benefits of health insurance to all our customers and their families with frictionless access to a modern MPT U-Life digital insurance service which has been very warmly welcomed by customers. We are also happy to offer new and effortless insurance payment options and additional benefits with every transaction. Until 18th November, all MPT Money customers are now eligible to receive a cashback reward and extra MPT Club points to enjoy special health protection even more,” said U Khin Maung Myint, Managing Director of MPT Money.

MPT Money customers can see how to make payment for Thet Taw Saunt personal accident insurance at https://fb.watch/1FHdy7PAS2/ and Zi Wa Ka health insurance at https://bit.ly/35uWUf7 .

MPT Money is dedicated to enriching the digital lives of its customers by providing access to innovative, secure, and affordable services. Earlier this year, MPT Money also offered fast and secure digital payments through its e-Wallet service while ordering groceries, foods, and household goods from Hi-So and Zay Chin Mart, also purchasing a variety of products at rgo47 online shopping. Additionally, MPT Money collaborates with Myanma Agricultural Development Bank (MADB) in the area of digital loan disbursement to farmers.

MPT Money application can be used over any mobile network. Customers can download MPT Money Application from http://bit.ly/MPTMoneyAndroid (for Android users) and from http://bit.ly/MPTMoney iOS (for iOS users) to start enjoying the exciting benefits Digital Payment Services has to offer.

For more information about MPT Money and its services, please call 990, or visit the MPT Money official Facebook page at www.facebook.com/MPTMoneyOfficial.

About MPT Money
MPT Money is committed to enabling greater access to financial solutions, promote the digital economy, contributes to financial inclusion and social well-being for Myanmar citizens by offering fast, secure, and convenient digital financial services with innovative solutions at affordable costs.

MPT Money’s user-friendly technology will make electronic financial transactions such as OTC Remittance, Payroll & Pension Services, Wallet Service, Mobile Top-Ups, Bill Payments Airtime e-Top-Up and Data Package Purchases, Merchant Payments, Cash-In & Cash-out at the MPT Money Agents and CB Bank ATMs, etc., will be seamless and convenient for both customers and vendors.

MPT Money is currently the fastest growing mobile financial Services platform in Myanmar, backed by a network of more than 27,000 Agents located across the 278 townships nationwide.

Announcement of COVID-19 Positive Cases Found

(Yangon, 10th November 2020)

MPT confirmed that 1 employee from Maungdaw MPT Own Shop in Rakhine has tested positive for COVID-19 and necessary measures have been taken promptly for such additional confirmed cases. The infected employee worked at that MPT Own Shop until 6th November 2020.

MPT has been following the guidelines of MoHS and closely cooperating with local authorities on this matter to support with extensive contact tracing efforts and pledge to support our customers and employees who may have been affected by this unfortunate situation. The relevant employee has been transferred to a treatment facility, receiving the care and treatment necessary for full recovery.

We have taken prompt action in accordance with the instructions of MoHS and authorities for the additional confirmed cases. Prior to this, MPT have taken all the rigorous precautionary measures protocols at MPT Own Shop locations to ensure health and safety of all our customers and employees.

We will continue our efforts to prevent the spread of infection both internally and externally under the guideline of MoHS and keep operating the telecommunication service which is the important lifeline of Myanmar people even under this hard situation of COVID-19.

We would like to encourage our customers to use MPT4U App, MPT Call Center 106, and MPT Facebook messenger for the convenient use of our services while staying at home.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused to our precious customers and business partners and thank you for your understanding.