TOKYO, JAPAN - NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com)
announced today that its subsidiary NTT Communications
(Thailand) Co., Ltd. has begun operating a branch office in
Yangon, Myanmar. Working in collaboration with local
carriers, the branch will provide ICT solutions that enable
multinational companies to expand their operations
reliably, flexibly and securely in Myanmar.
The branch is the first to be launched in Myanmar by a
foreign telecommunications company. It is headed by
Tsuyoshi Kawashima, who is concurrently president of NTT
Communications (Thailand) and manager of its Phnom Penh and
Vientiane branches. The branch office is located at # 1504,
15th Floor, Sakura Tower, 339, Bogyoke Aung San Road,
Kyauktada Township, Yangon (tel. 951- 255-032).
NTT Com currently provides ICT solutions, including cloud,
international and local networks, data centers, system
integration and security, to multinational companies in the
Greater Mekong Subregion, including Myanmar.
Myanmar has excellent growth potential due to its abundant
workforce and natural resources. It has been emerging as a
new market, especially since returning to civilian rule in
A growing number of multinational companies are expanding
their operations in the Greater Mekong Subregion, supported
by ongoing improvement of infrastructure in the East-West
Economic Corridor linking Vietnam, Laos, Thailand and
Myanmar; the Kunming-Bangkok Expressway linking Thailand,
Laos, Myanmar and Mainland China's Yunnan Province; and the
Southern Economic Corridor linking Vietnam, Cambodia and
Multinational companies in the Greater Mekong Subregion are
rapidly establishing production, distribution and sales
systems, as well as working to secure business continuity
resistant to natural disasters and political uncertainties,
all of which are raising the demand for high-quality ICT
services available throughout the region and beyond.
With the addition of the Myanmar Branch, NTT Com's network
of subsidiaries and offices has expanded to seven cities in
five countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion, and 87
cities in 31 countries/regions of the world.
NTT Communications provides consultancy, architecture,
security and cloud services to optimize the information and
communications technology (ICT) environments of
enterprises. These offerings are backed by the
company's worldwide infrastructure, including leading
global tier-1 IP network, Arcstar Universal One™ VPN
network reaching over 150 countries, and over 130 secure
data centers. NTT Communications' solutions leverage
the global resources of NTT Group companies including
Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.
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