MPT Improves Voting Experience for Week 3 of The Voice Myanmar as Competition Intensifies

09 May 2018

(Yangon, 9 May 2018) – MPT, the first and leading telecommunications operator in Myanmar, today announced that MPT mobile users can now dial *9011# to get easy access to the voting portal to support their favourite singers competing on The Voice Myanmar. With this more convenient, easier voting method, MPT hopes that even more customers can engage with the hit TV show, shown weekly on Sunday nights at 9pm on MRTV-4.

To use this simple voting system, please call *9011# from your MPT SIM and SMS message will be delivered to you to access the portal while you don’t’ need to remember the portal address. While watching the show from MRTV-4, MPT subscribers can also vote through the online portal as usual to the link thevoice.mptvote.com, which is free-to-browse with no data fees. At the portal, passionate The Voice Myanmar fans can also buy multiple votes at once as a “voting pack” to save money when supporting their favourite singers.

The Voice Myanmar has been a great hit for MPT and MRTV-4. With an amazing set, and a global-standard of performance by some very high-quality singers, The Voice Myanmar is gaining fans around the country and the world. Fan-favourite couch Han Htoo Lwin is known for giving very productive feedback as the competition heats up towards the finale in early June.

The following 16 contestants remain as of today:

• Andrew
• Ce Ce
• Grace Monica
• Hnin Eaindary Shin
• IP Shen Paung
• Jawa Aung Moon
• Khaine Myael Thit Sar
• Mark Jason
• Myet Myet Myo Htet
• Ngwe Soe
• Oishi
• Pyae Say Maung
• Sai N
• Thaw Di
• Wai Hnin Maung
• Ye Naing Htoo

“We are excited to be the main sponsor of The Voice Myanmar, and we’re always looking for ways to make it even easier to let our millions of customers engage better with this hit TV show. Today we’re very happy to announce a more simple voting system via USSD. The full-featured online portal is there while you stream the show from MRTV-4 and vote at the same time, but now our USSD voting line makes it super-easy to vote. As the country’s leading mobile operator, we hope you enjoy the next round of The Voice Myanmar,” said Mr. Reizo Umeda, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM Joint Operations.

The Voice Myanmar Grand Final will be held on 3 June and the regular Live streaming contest of The Voice Myanmar will continue on 13th, 20th and 27th May. Until the finale, during battle rounds, contestants will be selected for next battle through the combination of the online voting system and coach judgements. Accordingly, viewer votes are very important for The Voice Myanmar as it continues to be the top-rated TV singing competition in Myanmar for 2018 with a cumulative viewership of over 11 million people so far.

For more information about our voting system, the tutorial video is available at MPT’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/mptofficialpage/videos/1399246546842754/, or contact our MPT Call Centre 106, and now MPT users can get the voting link via SMS by dialing *9011# to vote their favorite singers.