Celebrate SEA Games 2017 With MPT’s Free Incoming Call And Enjoy Data Roaming At 8 Kyats/MB In Malaysia

22 Aug 2017

(Yangon, 22 August 2017) – MPT is introducing special roaming rates for its customers participating and supporting at the 29th  SEA Games in Malaysia, in conjunction with the region’s premier international sporting tournament. With the new offer, MPT customers can now receive incoming calls from anywhere free of charge while in Malaysia.

Prior to this new promotion, MPT SIM card users had to pay a voice roaming rate of 700 Ks/min while in Malaysia whereas now, customers can receive incoming calls free of charge with no subscription required to access the special offer.

Moreover, MPT users within the SEA Games host country may also enjoy an affordable fast data tariff for surfing the internet while roaming in Malaysia for only 8 Kyats per MB. Starting from 22nd August, GSM/WCDMA prepaid users can use their MPT SIM card while abroad to make and receive calls, send/receive SMS and use data on their mobile devices with no subscription fees charged to access the special offer. However, in order to activate data roaming, users can simply send RMDON to 1332.

MPT customers visiting Malaysia for the event can also access special benefits for calling any local numbers in Malaysia at promotion rate of 150 Ks/min. In addition, calling Myanmar numbers will only cost 200 Ks/min.

Making calls to countries other than Myanmar under the promotion rate is 500 Ks/min. Sending text messages to any destination also comes at an affordable rate of only 50 Ks per SMS.

Mr. Reizo Umeda, Chief Commercial Officer, MPT-KSGM Joint Operations said, “MPT’s special low roaming rates lets MPT customers cheering on Myanmar’s talented contingent in Malaysia to share the sporting event’s excitement with friends and family back home. With the attractive call, SMS and data rates, we hope that supporters at the SEA Games take the opportunity to enjoy the offer as they support the amazing athletes striving for medal success for their country.”

The recent promotion offered in conjunction to the SEA games will not only be beneficial to the participants and supporters in Malaysia but also to Myanmar nationals working there wanting to stay connected with their loved ones and feel closer to home.

Malaysia outbound roaming

Call TypeExisting rate (MMK)Promotion rate (MMK)
User making a call from Malaysia  (Ks/min)900150
Making Call To a Myanmar number  (Ks/min)1000200
Making A Call To Other Countries Other Than Myanmar (Ks/min)1500500
Receiving a call from Malaysia from anywhere (Ks/min)700Free
SMS (Ks/SMS)40050
Data (Ks/MB)5008