“Announcement of COVID-19 Positive Cases Found”

(Yangon, 30th December 2020)

MPT confirmed that total of three employees with two employees from Yangon Region and one employee from Magway Region have tested positive for COVID-19. 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.

MPT Appreciates the Trust and Support of its Customers and Wishes Everyone – A Happy New Year 2021

(Keeping Myanmar Connected and Providing Better Customer Experience Through Innovation, Service Offerings, Partnerships)

(Yangon, 30th December 2020) – The new year is coming soon and MPT, Myanmar’s first and leading telecommunications operator wishes a “Happy New Year 2021″ filled with renewed energy, optimism, happiness, and prosperity for the people and communities across Myanmar.

Each new year brings excitement for what is ahead, but it also highlights the importance of reflecting on what has happened in the past year. Despite all unforeseen circumstances, unprecedented challenges, and emotional moments of 2020, MPT continues to spearhead the positive changes in the industry while providing steadfast efforts in support of the nationwide fight against the pandemic.

Our priority has been the health and safety of our customers, partners, employees and community as a whole. In support of that, we have continued to monitor and adhere to the guidelines of the Ministry of Health and Sports (MoHS) and continuing the safe business operations of all its units. Enhanced safety measures have been implemented at all offices and shops, with a particular focus on its frontline staff.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, MPT has been providing FTTH and B2B high-speed fiber internet connectivity as well as Wi-Fi access at more than 60 treatment and quarantine centers across all States and Regions. Moreover, in support of the frontline medical professionals, volunteers, and vulnerable communities, MPT has made more than 100 million Kyats in cash donations along with the donation of masks and top-up cards to the quarantine centers as well as basic food items to orphanages worth of 40 million Kyats. During the year 2020, even in the midst of the COVID-19 situation, MPT continues its support in health and education sectors such as building tube wells, hand washing facilities at schools and supporting necessity equipment and internet to nursing schools for their off-campus program as part of its commitment to support the development of future generations.

MPT’s fast and reliable FTTH and B2B fiber internet services have been playing a key role for customers, businesses, and communities across Myanmar empowering them to stay connected with their loved ones, have access to the latest news, games, and entertainment on top of conducting daily activities such as work and school.

“Undoubtedly our business remains solid and we stand strong to Keep Myanmar Connected. We have made further progress in improving the consumer experience, and our B2B business continues to lay the foundations for the digital transformation of the country. Telecommunication is rapidly reshaping the world around us, and we want to make sure that this future is inclusive and everyone can benefit from the changes new technologies bring to us. Next year, we aim to enhance our capabilities, expand our service offerings and improve customer experience to lead the post-COVID recovery of Myanmar economy”, said Dr. Noboru EDAGAWA, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of MPT-KSGM Joint Operations.

“While it is clear the pandemic still has a grasp on Myanmar, I truly believe that with determination, and the abundance of creativity that exists within our field, we will find a wealth of opportunities for lasting change in 2021. At the cusp of New Year, I would like to thank all of our customers and partners for ongoing trust and support. On behalf of the MPT, I also wish you a healthy, happy and prosperous New Year!”, he added.

MPT is dedicated to enriching the digital lives of its customers by providing access to innovative and affordable products and services and in 2020, MPT launched several amazing all-in-ones offers such as “Sone Sone Lin Lin” and “Kyike Yar Khaw” packs, special promotions in collaboration with alliance partners such as Facebook, Viber, Instagram, JOOX, Food Panda, etc., and launched a digital insurance services called MPT U-Life Insurance.

2020 also marked two important milestones for MPT, the 7th anniversary of the partnership between MPT (Myanma Posts and Telecommunications) and KDDI Summit Global Myanmar (KSGM) and reaching the 13 million active MPT Club users. Furthermore, as part of its mission to support the next generation of Myanmar’s youth, the operator extended its involvement in e-Sports, music as well as launching unique “Make Dreams Come True with Shwe Eain Mat” Campaign.

MPT will continue to offer innovative products and services with the partners to help people transform efficiently, pursuing to enhance the digital lives of its customers. For the New Year, the operator aims to champion the development of the telecom industry in Myanmar, while staying true to the promise of “Keeping Myanmar Connected” by providing coverage and connectivity where it matters with enhanced capabilities, service offerings and improved customer experience.

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.

 

MPT Offers All-day Unlimited Data Access To Instagram In Sone Sone Lin Lin Package

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

(Yangon, 28th December 2020) Today, MPT includes all-day use of Instagram in Sone Sone Lin Lin Pack to offer enhanced all-in-one bundle benefits for its valued customers. MPT customers can enjoy more on their favorite social media apps: Instagram, Facebook, Viber, JOOX as well as fan-favorite game Mobile Legends on MPT’s nationwide network with amazing value only spending 167 Ks per day for 30 days.

With new feature of full day use of Instagram, “Sone Sone Lin Lin” pack will be the one that can fulfill all the desires of customers especially to those who like using Social Media platform to showcase their photographs, videos to stay connected and to share their moments. Apart from Full day use of Instagram, Sone Sone Lin Lin packages allows its customers the unlimited Facebook, Mobile Legends, Viber and JOOX usages and 2 GB for all data usage, MPT-MPT phone calls with affordable price of 10 Ks/min plus 1,000Ks main balance for only 4,998 Ks with a validity of 30 days.

MPT GSM/WCDMA Prepaid customers (Swe Thahar/Shal Pyaw/Shwe Zagar) can subscribe to the “Sone Sone Lin Lin” Pack. Customers can take advantage of this promotion via MPT4U App or by dialing *4998#.

The benefits of Sone Sone Lin Lin Pack are as follow-

Price (Ks) [Tax Inct:]All in One BenefitValidityChannel
4998 Ks• Unlimited Data (Facebook, Mobile Legends, Viber, Instagram, JOOX)
• 2GB (All Data)
• MPT-MPT calls with 10Ks/min (excl; tax)
• Main Balance 1000 Ks
30 DaysMPT4U app
*4998#

Mr. Tetsunori Nagashima, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM JO, said: “We have noticed that Instagram is getting popular among people in Myanmar especially people aged 18 to 24 as Instagram is a visual platform where they can share, communicate, follow to people (celebrities) or topics they are interested in. Its integration with Facebook has given users a greater platform. Hence, we are happy to include Instagram to Sone Sone Lin Lin to fulfil many customer’s desires. Now our customers of all ages can use Instagram to showcase their photography talent, their creative videos or get inspired by professionals on Instagram with Sone Sone Lin Lin pack. I hope services MPT offers would make MPT’s customers’ daily life more enjoyable and motivated and wish all of you to stay connected with your family and friends for coming days especially with New Normal Living style.”
Customers can also choose the different types of Sone Sone Lin Lin Packs such as Sone Sone Lin Lin Mini Pack and Sone Sone Lin Lin Maxi Pack to suit their various lifestyle and different usages which can also be purchased through MPT 4U and USSD codes of *4998# and *106#.
For more detail information about Sone Sone Lin Lin Pack of other services of MPT please call 106 or visit the official MPT Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/mptofficialpage/ or MPT official website www.mpt.com.mm.

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

(Yangon, 23rd December 2020) – MPT announced today that in order to improve quality and provide better services, following exchanges were upgraded with the advanced system. Therefore, existing auto telephone numbers are required to be migrated to new unique 7-digit numbers as below table on 31st December 2020.

AreaExchangeExisting auto telephone numberNew auto telephone number
Ayeyarwady RegionWakhema Exchange042-60xxx042-2060xxx
Bago Region (West)Inn Ma Exchange053-58xxx053-2058xxx
Magway RegionMyit Chay Exchange062-65xxx062-2065xxx
Sin Hpyu Kyun Exchange063-40xxx063-2040xxx
Pwintbyu Exchange063-60xxx063-2060xxx
Nay Pyi TawMRTV Office Exchange067-79xxx067-8079xxx
Rakhine StateTaungup Exchange043-60xxx043-2060xxx
Sagaing RegionSeik Khun Exchange075-75xxx075-2075xxx
Shan State (South)Sitekhaung Exchange081-48xxx081-2348xxx
Tanintharyi RegionLaunglon Exchange059-33xxx059-2033xxx

Additionally, the following exchanges were upgraded with the advanced system and existing copper cable system will be upgraded to high speed fiber cable system telephone numbers to be changed as below table.

AreaExchangeMigration Start DateExisting auto telephone numberNew auto telephone number
Magway RegionGangaw Exchange01-02-2021062-50xxx062-2050xxx

Mandalay Region

Meiktila Exchange
01-02-2021064-23xxxx064-2223xxx
01-02-2021064-24xxxx064-2224xxx
01-02-2021064-25xxxx064-2225xxx
01-02-2021064-26xxxx064-2226xxx
Sagaing RegionTigyaing Exchange01-02-2021075-60xxx075-2060xxx
Shan State (North)Kyaukme Exchange01-02-2021075-60xxx075-2060xxx
01-02-2021082-41xxx082-2941xxx
Mon StateThaton Exchange08-02-2021057-40xxx057-2040xxx
08-02-2021057-41xxx057-2041xxx
Sagaing RegionTamu Exchange08-02-2021073-40xxx073-2040xxx
Yangon RegionKhayan Exchange08-02-2021056-30xxx056-2030xxx
Taik Kyi Exchange08-02-2021055-20xxx055-2220xxx
08-02-2021055-21xxx055-2221xxx

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.

“Announcement of COVID-19 Positive Cases Found”

(Yangon, 24th December 2020)

MPT confirmed that total of five employees with two employees from Yangon Region, two employees from Mandalay Region, and one employee from Magway Region have tested positive for COVID-19. The concerned five 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.

MPT Collaborates With Viber To Celebrate These Holidays With Special Gift to its Customers

(Yangon, 24th December 2020) – MPT further extends its partnership with Viber to offer its customers access to Viber branded paid stickers for free with “A wonderful Christmas & New Year Treat” Campaign. Between 24, December 2020 and 31, January 2021, all MPT customers will be able to download selected premium stickers in the Viber Sticker Market without any charges for select branded stickers but applicable data charges are applied on download stickers.

Paid stickers pack offer as free to MPT customers include stickers with Viber characters about Positivity, Long Distance Relation, Cartoons (Natsumi & Lana the Sheep), Holiday Themes, Based on interests (Space & Movies).

“It is our special Christmas & New Year gift for our loyal customers to help them express emotions and share stickers with their loved ones”, said Mr. Tetsunori Nagashima, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM JO. “This year’s festive season, we want to make messaging more personal. With stickers, everyone can easily express themselves in more creative, fun, and exciting ways. That is why we have partnered with Viber to open the Viber Sticker Market exclusively to MPT customers. Simply download sticker set with your favourite character and send greeting message with sticker now!”, he added.

All MPT customers can take advantage of “A wonderful Christmas & New Year Treat” campaign from 24th December to 31st January. MPT has collaborated with Viber since the first launch of Sone Lin Lin package and as a result, customers who have subscribed Sone Sone Lin Lin pack (Mini Pack and Maxi Packs) can enjoy unlimited access to Viber.

“We are very pleased with the significant growth through our partnership with MPT, as we see our users continue communicating and expressing themselves in the most secured messaging platform through stickers and in the communities. And during this coming holiday, it is a perfect time for us to celebrate with this special gift from us, for our users and partnership to cross this special milestone in 2020!” said Anna Znamenskaya, Chief Growth Officer of Rakuten Viber.

Communication with the use of stickers is very popular on all messaging platforms. Viber is one of the most popular instant messaging apps in Myanmar. The average Viber user opens the app to check for new messages 12 times during a single day. The Viber Sticker Market offers hundreds of localized stickers with popular emoticons, catchphrases, and funny expressions. Some stickers are animated, while others include sound effects. By downloading premium stickers, users will auto-subscribe to MPT’s Viber Community Group.

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.

Holiday Cheer

MPT Teams Up with Microsoft to Offer Integrated Enterprise Level Services for its B2B Customers

(As a part of the new offering, B2B customers can enjoy 6-month free trial of Microsoft Teams – a cloud-based communication and productivity hub for businesses to seamlessly transition into remote workforce during the COVID-19 pandemic)

(Yangon, 23rd December 2020) – MPT has collaborated with Microsoft to offer a Microsoft 365 Enterprise Level Services to B2B customers in Myanmar. With this offering, MPT creates a one-stop-shop to offer its corporate customers B2B high-speed fiber connectivity, B2B business mobile plans, and seamless access to the whole range of innovative cloud-based software-as-a-service products.

Microsoft 365 is a comprehensive subscription-based (Monthly fees/Annual Fees) productivity and security toolkits for businesses ‌across the world and MPT will provide access to the Microsoft products for its B2B customers with MPT’s special support.  Apart from the classic Microsoft 365 apps such Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, or Excel, the Enterprise Package also includes Microsoft Exchange, Teams for unified communication between employees with secure instant messaging and videoconferencing features, trusted by organizations across the world.

MPT will begin offering Microsoft enterprise-level services from 23rd December including initial assessment, migration, tech support, system updates and training. The advantage of MPT’s new service offerings are special support services for B2B customers combined with the state-of-the-art mobile and data services, fixed internet service, PC, Tablet, Handsets and more which are crucial business tools to improve remote workforce collaboration during the current COVID-19 outbreak.

Additionally, MPT will offer special pricing plan to its B2B customers for their conveniences as a one-stop-service solutions to match with the customers’ requirements.

“We are excited to create new ways to increase collaboration, productivity, information sharing, and connectivity for our B2B customers including Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and Large Enterprises, using Microsoft products. Our aim is to accelerate the digital transformation of businesses in Myanmar where most of the businesses now have a remote workforce due to current COVID-19 pandemic. We are now offering low-cost-of-entry access to Microsoft’s ecosystem including Microsoft 365 Enterprise level services. Our trusted B2B telecom services along with the new cloud-based Microsoft Enterprise solutions with top-notch security and MPT’s special support services will empower Myanmar companies to build competitive advantages without costly long-term investment in technology infrastructure. We aim to support ICT needs of expanding Myanmar businesses and grow together as a trusted solutions partner,” said Mr. Tetsunori Nagashima, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM JO.

“MPT will be able to provision a more comprehensive and personalized service to our customers and help the people of Myanmar build new solutions in critical areas. MPT will now act as a one-stop shop of Microsoft solutions for Enterprises and SMEs across Myanmar, offering direct sales, technical support and managed service of the industry-leading products, such as Microsoft 365, Azure and Dynamics 365,” said Soe Thu Aung, Country Manager, Microsoft Myanmar. “Congratulations, MPT! Together, we can help the people of Myanmar move forward and become more resilient in the face of a global pandemic. At Microsoft, our mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.”

MPT is continuously expanding its B2B service offering. MPT offers a wide range of business mobile services as well as fixed lines, including dedicated high-speed fiber internet. For more information on the Microsoft 365 managed service and current promotions, call B2B Hotline 0800 800 9990 (Free of Charge for MPT customers) (or) 09426000323 (for Any Other Operators) (or) 106 (or) 01- 2399106 or email: [email protected]

Please visit https://www.mpt.com.mm/en/business-home/ for detailed information about MPT’s offering for Myanmar companies.

“N OO L” Crowned As The Winner of the Voice Myanmar Season 3 with Overwhelming Support of the Fans

(A new star has been born as the next of The Voice Myanmar deservedly selected by the fans)

(Yangon, 21st December 2020) – After weeks of exhilarating live performances, emotional moments, and unwavering support by its devoted fans, MPT today announced N OO L as the Winner of “The Voice Myanmar Season 3”. Winner of this season’s competition who will be awarded 20 million Kyats prize, a solo music album deal with FG Entertainment, and a brand-new car by Morris Garages.

MPT, the Official Telecom Partner of the Voice Myanmar Season 3, is also proud to announce the 16 lucky winners of the “Choose A Winner, Be A Winner” contest to show appreciation to the fans across the nation for their tremendous support of the contestants throughout the competition, especially through the challenging times of COVID-19 pandemic.

MPT prepaid customers participated in the contest by voting for their favorite singer via the official Voting Portal and SMS Voting, during the 4 Live Rounds of The Voice Myanmar Season 3. MPT announced the lucky winners of Week 1, Week 2 and Week 3 of  the “Choose A Winner, Be A Winner” at MPT Facebook page and today announced the lucky winners of Week 4.

The lucky draw winners selected at random as follows –

Week 1 (Live Round – 1)

No.NameLocationContact No.Prize
1Daw Lwin Sandar SoeBago Region09450509xxxiPhone 12
2U Aung Thu PhyoeYangon Region09440609xxxiPad Air
3Daw JuliaYangon Region09455727xxxAirPods Pro
4U Myo Tun AungYangon Region09445980xxxAirPods Pro

Week 2 (Live Round – 2)

No.NameLocationContact No.Prize
1Ma Kay Htar KhineKayin Region09893614xxxiPhone 12
2Ko Win Naing SoeYangon Region09428025xxxiPad Air 2020
3Ma YuparYangon Region09441303xxxAirPods Pro
4Ma Hay Mar HninNaypyitaw09421716xxxAirPods Pro

Week 3 (Live Round – 3)

No.NameLocationContact No.Prize
1Ma Kap Lam NamSagaing Region09225798xxxiPhone 12
2Ko Min Min OoYangon Region09421285xxxiPad Air 2020
3Ko Zin Naing PhyoMandalay Region09459895xxxAirPods Pro
4Ko Myint NaingYangon Region0989414xxxAirPods Pro

Week 4 (Live Round – 4)

No.NameLocationContact No.Prize
1Ma Thinzar TunMandalay Region09441004xxxiPhone 12
2Ma Khin Mi Mi KyawYangon Region095024xxxiPad Air 2020
3Ma May Thet KyawYangon Region0943006xxxAirPods Pro
4Ma Jue Jue SanMandalay Region09892953xxxAirPods Pro

Mr. Tetsunori Nagashima, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM JO, said: “As a long-standing partner of The Voice Myanmar, it has been our privilege and honor to be part of a journey to discover and promote amazing Myanmar talents through The Voice Myanmar. There is no doubt that all the contestants are all incredible singers as they showcased great performances and voices throughout the competition but there can only be one winner. I would like to congratulate N OO L on becoming the winner of the Voice Myanmar Season 3.”

“The Voice Myanmar has proven to be a major hit for Myanmar music enthusiasts, and we are proud to be a part of this amazing story, especially this season which was affected by the harsh challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. MPT, as the Official Telecom Partner, has been at the forefront of the tremendous team-effort, by providing necessary technical support and digital channels, to overcome these challenges as the show was restricted to continue online only as part of the new normal during the pandemic” he added.

The winner of “The Voice of Myanmar Season 3” N OO L expressed his gratitude to the amazing fans and partners of the competition and said, “I could not express how honoured and thrilled I am to be the winner of The Voice Myanmar Season 3. It has been a long and exciting journey but thanks to the passionate support by the fans across Myanmar, backing me and voting for me throughout the competition, my dream is now a reality. I would like to thank my fellow contestants, the judges, the show organizers, and official partners, especially the show’s Official Telecom Partner, MPT. Because of their aspiration, hard work, and commitment, we managed to successfully overcome challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.”

MPT’s partnership with the Voice Myanmar began in the competition’s inaugural season in 2018 and is the testament of MPT’s commitment to discover, promote, and facilitate opportunities for talented individuals across Myanmar and help lift the morale of Myanmar citizens with great entertainment during these challenging times.

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.

MPT Welcomes New Year By Introducing “Happy & Lucky 2021” Program with Exciting Prizes Up-for-Grabs

(Loyal MPT customers can win exciting prizes including 10 Million Kyats Grand Prize, iPhone 12 Pro, and Mobile Data by playing Top-Up Hti Pauk via MPT4U App)

 (Yangon, 21st December 2020) – MPT, Myanmar’s first and leading telecommunications operator, has launched a special “Happy & Lucky 2021” lucky draw program, marking the turn of the year and to give back and bring happiness to its loyal customers across Myanmar. All MPT customers can enter to win exciting rewards such as 10 million Kyats, iPhone 12 Pro &1,000GB, 100GB by playing Top-Up Hti Pauk via MPT4U App between 21st December 2020 and 27th December 2020.

Customers are eligible to collect One (1) Top-Up Hti Pauk Chance for every 1,000 Ks Top-Up at any channels and to get Lucky Draw tickets by playing Top-up Hti Pauk via MPT4U App to participate in the “Happy & Lucky 2021” lucky draw program. Top-up & collect the tickets more to get chances to win the bigger prizes!

Chance conditionPrizeNumber of Winners
1 chance per 5 Tickets10,000,000 Kyats1
1 chance per 3 TicketsiPhone 12 Pro +
1,000GB (valid for 365 days)
1
1 chance per 1 Ticket100GB (valid for 60 days)10

Mr. Tetsunori Nagashima, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM JO, said: “This year has been full of tremendous challenges especially due to the on-going COVID-19 global pandemic.  As we welcome the new year 2021, we are ramping up the excitement for our loyal customers with special new year lucky draw program called, “Lucky & Happy 2021”. It is a way of giving back to our loyal customers, where they can win big and exciting prizes. This is our way to express gratitude to our loyal customers for their support during this difficult year. I also would like to wish everyone a happy, healthy, joyous and prosperous New Year 2021.”

 

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.

“Announcement of COVID-19 Positive Cases Found”

(Yangon, 18th December 2020)

MPT confirmed that total of four employees with one employee from Magway Region and three employees from Yangon Region have tested positive for COVID-19. The concerned four 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.