26 Dec 2018
(Yangon, 26th December 2018) Myanmar first and leading telecommunication operator, MPT is inviting the public to join in the biggest New Year’s celebration in the country, the Myanmar Countdown Festival 2019, which will be held at Minder Ground, Yangon with activities scheduled to start from 4:00 pm on 31st December, 2018 to 1:00 am, 1st January, 2019.
Organized by media broadcaster MRTV-4, with MPT returning as proud telecom sponsor of the highly-anticipated annual occasion, the public can expect a huge line-up of entertainment and activities, including spectacular performances by Myanmar’s top entertainers, food and fashion fairs.
At the venue, which can be attended with no entry fees, festival merry goers have exciting opportunities to win amazing prizes at MPT’s event booth, by taking part in fun games for the entire family. The operator is offering attractive promotions for the customers, and will be setting up engaging activities such as a colorful photo booth for those looking to memorialize the New Year through pictures, dazzling magic shows and will also be announcing the winners of its recent “Htaw B Dance Challenge” contest.
Setting the festival stage alight will be some of Myanmar’s top entertainers, including performances from Thar Dee Lu, Ni Ni Khin Zaw, Mi Sandi, Sai Sai Kham Leng and many more.
This year, enthusiastic crowds can expect fireworks as the clock approaches midnight, with popular emcee Kaung Htet Zaw and other personalities to lead the countdown of the final seconds of the year.
Mr. Reizo Umeda, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM Joint Operations said, “All of us at MPT are very excited to again be a part of Myanmar’s New Year Countdown Festival, the largest countdown occasion in the country, as a the proud telecom sponsor. The public is invited join in the celebrations at Minder Ground, Yangon, as we bid farewell to an eventful 2018, and
usher in what will surely be a bigger and brighter 2019. Fun and engaging activities are planned and entertainment from Myanmar’s leading musical performers will make it a festival to remember, so we hope to see everyone there as we sign off the year in style!”
Title: Myanmar Countdown Festival 2019
Time: 31st December 2018 (4:00pm) – 1st January 2019 (1:00am)
Venue: Minder Ground
MPT invites the public to join the activities at their booth, which will be opened from 4:00 pm onwards. For those who are unable to enjoy the live performances, they can catch it live at MRTV-4, MRTV- 4HD, Chanel-7 and Channel-7 HD channels and online broadcast channels of Pyone Play, Channel 7 Facebook Official Page and Teen Radio, aired from 7:00 pm (31/12/2018) to 1:00 am (1/1/2019).