Telenor Myanmar suspends unregistered SIMs

Saturday 8 April 2017 | 13:39 CET | News
Telenor Myanmar has announced that mobile services will be temporarily suspended for three months for SIMs that were not registered by the government-set deadline of 31 March. During this suspension period, customers with unregistered SIMs will not be able to access regular use of mobile services apart from receiving calls and SMS, and gaining access to Telenor's SIM registration website and My Telenor App. Customers may use these channels to then register their SIMs, at no data charges. Affected customers will be able to resume regular mobile services within one hour of submitting all

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Facebook / Telenor
Countries: Myanmar
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Myanmar disconnects 6.6 mln unregistered SIM cards

Published 08 Aug 2019 13:29 CET | Myanmar
Myanmar authorities have disconnected 6.6 million unregistered SIM cards, Xinhua news agency reports, citing an unnamed ...

Ooredoo extends SIM, balance validity to 365 days

Published 16 Mar 2017 17:20 CET | Myanmar
Ooredoo Myanmar has announced it has introduced a new SIM validity lifecycle. When Ooredoo customers top up their prepay account, ...

Ooredoo starts SIM registration campaign across Myanmar

Published 13 Mar 2017 11:23 CET | Myanmar
Ooredoo has launched the "Ooredoo on the move" campaign across Myanmar, to accelerate the SIM registration of its customers. ...

Telenor expands SIM registration at Kanbawza Bank branches

Published 24 Feb 2017 02:31 CET | Myanmar
Telenor Myanmar has announced that its customers can now register their SIM cards at 40 Kanbawza Bank (KBZ) branches in Yangon ...

Telenor starts SIM registration training programme

Published 15 Feb 2017 10:23 CET | Myanmar
Telenor Myanmar has partnered with Lighthouse entrepreneurs in 52 townships across the country to boost its efforts in helping ...

MPT to open stores at weekend for SIM registration

Published 02 Feb 2017 10:59 CET | Myanmar
Myanma Posts and Telecommunications (MPT) has announced that all of its 130 MPT branded stores will be open on Saturdays and ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

05 Aug Starhub Q2 2021
05 Aug Uniti Group Q2
05 Aug OTE Q2
05 Aug FireEye Q2
05 Aug InterDigital Q2
05 Aug Switch Q2 2021
05 Aug Cogent Communications Q2 2021
05 Aug BCE Q2 2021
05 Aug Gogo Q2 2021
05 Aug CommScope Q2
05 Aug DigitalBridge Q2
05 Aug Motorola Solutions Q2
05 Aug Tucows Q2 2021
05 Aug WideOpenWest (Wow) Q2
05 Aug Vonage Q2 2021
05 Aug United Internet Q2 2021
05 Aug Swisscom Q2 2021
05 Aug Viasat fiscal Q1
05 Aug ON Semiconductor analysts meeting
05 Aug Frontier Communications investors meeting
05 Aug FCC meeting
06 Aug NTT fiscal Q1
06 Aug RTL Group Q2 2021
06 Aug TDS, US Cellular Q2 2021
06 Aug PCCW H1 results
09 Aug Sohu.com Q2 2021
09 Aug Cable One Q2 2021
09 Aug Synchronoss Technologies Q2 2021
09 Aug Ceva Q2 2021
09 Aug Turk Telekom Q2 2021
::: More Calendar Items