Oct. 17, 2017

MPT certified as Myanmar's fastest mobile network

Jointly with KDDI Corporation, Sumitomo Corporation is engaged in the telecommunications business in Myanmar through Myanma Posts and Telecommunications (MPT). On September 19, 2017, MPT received the Speedtest® Award in recognizing it as Myanmar's fastest mobile network. The Award is presented by Ookla®(*). Based on the data from measurement apps collected from January through June 2017, MPT was certified as the fastest mobile network carrier in Myanmar.

We have worked together in an effort to improve telecommunications quality and construct an environment in which many users comfortably use mobile phone services. We will continue to contribute to the development of the economy and industry in Myanmar, as well as the quality of living there, while string toward improving customer satisfaction.

The Speedtest® Award received for the second consecutive year
The worldwide leader in internet testing and analysis (headquarters: Seattle, Washington, USA). Used over fifteen billion times worldwide, Speedtest by Ookla is the most accurate way to measure internet performance and network diagnostics. Ookla provides people with independent insight into the speed and quality of their mobile and fixed broadband connections.
MPT achieved the fastest average speed in Myanmar, both in uploads and downloads.