30 Aug 2017
(Yangon, 30 August 2017) – MPT, the first and leading telecommunications operator in Myanmar, has launched an official soccer app, BalloneStar, which gives fans of the “beautiful game” instant access anytime and anywhere to the latest updates on their favorite teams, players, scores and more from around the world, all in one convenient place and in Myanmar-language.
Featuring a rich, deeply personalized experience, the MPT-exclusive app puts the world’s most-loved game into the hands of fans with round-the-clock coverage from over 7 major international leagues and tournaments across the globe. Users can even personalize the app by selecting their favorite clubs, national teams and players to follow. The intuitive user interface lets users view all the exciting content such as videos, schedules, injury updates, live scores and line-up predictions.
Mr. Reizo Umeda, Chief Commercial Officer, MPT-KSGM Joint Operations said, “We are excited to now offer soccer enthusiasts in Myanmar all the latest and hottest updates on the top teams and players the world over through a Myanmar language app exclusively developed for them. It eliminates the time required to wait for the sports news segments on television and news publications, ensuring they never miss a moment of the beautiful game. With BalloneStar, users can easily keep track and follow eagerly anticipated matchups with real-time scores, expert analyses and videos through MPT’s fastest and widest nationwide network.”
MPT customers simply need to subscribe to the BalloneStar service and run it with mobile data as usual. Android users can download the application from the App Portal, Lotaya,
(http://bs.lotayamm.com) where usage of the internet charges will not be incurred. Similarly, users may also send an SMS “DL” to 8118 to download the app.
After subscribing, the service can be made available on a daily and weekly basis, per the users’ preference at very attractive rates. With just Ks 105, a service fee deducted from their mobile balance, users can subscribe to a one-day access by sending an SMS “DD” to 8118 and “ww” to 8118. One-week access can be had at Ks 525.
Upon first subscription, MPT will provide one week of complimentary access to the application as a trial. After the trial, users will be subject to charges based on their selected subscription. In even further appreciation of customers, MPT will have weekly lucky draws activities where MPT subscribers can win M-50A 4G compatible smart phones as part of the app’s launch.
|Daily||105||SMS DD to 8118|
|Weekly||525||SMS WW to 8118|
Note: Charges include 5% Commercial Tax*
For information on the BalloneStar Mobile application, users may contact our call center number 106 and the MPT’s helpful customer service team at 09-4555 00440 or 09-4555 00880.