O'Brien to submit Burma bid tomorrow

A consortium led by telecoms tycoon Denis O'Brien will submit its bid for a lucrative mobile phone licence in Burma tomorrow.

1st June, 2013

A consortium led by telecoms tycoon Denis O'Brien will submit its bid for a lucrative mobile phone licence in Burma tomorrow.

The consortium, which includes O'Brien's Digicel and George Soros's investment group Quantum, will submit its bid for a mobile phone licence in Burma tomorrow.

Twelve groups have been shortlisted for two licences up for grabs in the country. But the field has been narrowed slightly after Vodafone-China Mobile announced its decision to withdraw from...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago