Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the virtual third Mekong-Lancang Cooperation Leaders’ Meeting on August 24 (Photo: VNA)

PM attends 3rd Mekong-Lancang Cooperation Leaders’ Meeting

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the virtual third Mekong-Lancang Cooperation (MLC) Leaders’ Meeting on August 24, together with high-ranking leaders from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and China.

Mytel officially introduced the first 5G network in Myanmar on August 5

Viettel launches first 5G network in Myanmar

Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) officially launched the 5G technology in Myanmar on August 5 via Mytel, its Myanmar’s branch name.

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis (L) and State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi (Source: radio.cz)

Czech Republic, Myanmar boost economic ties

Trade cooperation between the Czech Republic and Myanmar is being fortified, particularly via a recent visit to  the European country by State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi from June 2 – 4 at the invitation Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis.
Myanmar and Bangladesh agreed in January to complete the voluntary repatriation of the refugees within two years ( Source: AP )

Myanmar willing to take back all Rohingya refugees

Myanmar’s National Security Advisor Thaung Tun said the country is willing to take back all 700,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees who have fled to Bangladesh due to violence if they volunteer to return. 
Mytel has been working for a long time, but it has not been officially launched.

Viettel to launch service in Myanmar

The Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) announced on May 27 that it would formally launch its mobile network service named Mytel in Myanmar next month. This is the tenth international market and the most crowded one that Viettel has ever invested into, with the population of nearly 53 million people.

n Myanmar state of Rakhine (Source: AFP)

Series of bomb blasts hit Myanmar’s Rakhine state

At least four bombs exploded in different places in Sittwe, capital of Myanmar state of Rakhine on February 24 morning, including a residential compound of a senior official.