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Network shutdown in Myanmar, 21 June 2019_Telenor Group

On 20 June 2019, the Myanmar Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) directed all mobile phone operators in Myanmar, including Telenor Myanmar, to temporarily stop mobile internet traffic in nine townships in Rakhine and Chin States. Arguments to ensure proportionality and limitations to the scope and time of the shutdown have also been put forward by Telenor Myanmar and will be further highlighted as part of continued dialogue with the authorities.

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Field Value
Document type Reports, journal articles, and research papers (including theses and dissertations)
Language of document
  • English
Topics Internet
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Myanmar
Copyright Yes
Version / Edition 12 June 2019

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Telenor Myanmar

Sule Square, 221 Sule Pagoda Road, Yangon, Myanmar

Publisher Telenor Group
Publication date 2019
Keywords Internet Shutdown
Date uploaded October 30, 2020, 04:54 (UTC)
Date modified July 13, 2021, 10:21 (UTC)