MPT’s Swe Thahar plan reaches 10 million subscribers

23 Oct 2015

With a total of 16 million mobile active users,MPT confirms its leadership in Myanmar

Yangon, Myanmar, 23 October, 2015 – Myanma Posts and Telecommunications (MPT), the first telecommunications operator in Myanmar, today announced that their Swe Thahar plan has reached 10 million subscribers. With the largest client base of over 16 million active users, the company confirms its status as the leading telecommunications company in the country. To thank its loyal customers, MPT will reward the 10,000,000th Swe Thahar subscriber.

Initially launched in January 12, 2015, Swe Thahar is a comprehensive plan offering voice, SMS and Internet at more affordable rates for all GSM/WCDMA users. With a free and easy subscription, Swe Thahar. has been an increasingly popular plan for MPT users, now reaching 10 million subscribers. Contributing to the plan’s popularity is the attractive package offered by MPT to customers, including voice calls at 23 Ks/minute, SMS at 10 Ks/message, and data from 6 Ks/MB.

“We would like to thank all our faithful subscribers. MPT is the first and longest running telecom company in the country, and now entering a new era with more innovations, rewards, and promotions for our valuable customers. The Swe Thahar plan has been tremendously popular and we thank all our MPT customers who have made the switch and enjoyed even cheaper, faster, and better service. We are proud to continue to work towards ‘Moving Myanmar Forward,’” said Mr. Koichi Kawase, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM Joint Operations.

MPT will reward the 10,000,000th Swe Thahar subscriber offering a top-up card of a value of 1 million Ks. The lucky winner will be announced in the coming days.

MPT places a high emphasis on customer feedback and appreciation. Through their customer service and listening, social media activities, and CSR initiatives, the company is committed to improving the telecommunications landscape in Myanmar and contributing to the development of both the country and its people.

To enjoy Swe Thahar and its more affordable voice, SMS and higher-speed Internet services, customers on the Base Tariff plan can subscribe to Swe Thahar by sending a free SMS “SWE” or “POSTSWE” to 1332. New customers to take immediate advantage of all of MPT’s special offerings upon SIM activation.