(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.
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