Myanmar’s large and emerging market has great potential for US tech companies and its geo-strategic location is also central to US security strategies. However, the exponential growth and spread of the Internet has created an environment wrought with privacy and security risks and low user awareness.
In 2013, the Myanmar government extended two invitations to foreign ICT companies — Norwegian Telenor and Qatari Ooredoo — to develop the infrastructure and services for public mobile data. For
While in Myanmar this summer, I had the opportunity on several occasions to connect with Ko Ye Tun Aung, an engineer in Myanmar who previously worked setting up and running