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DVB Debate: Hanging on the telephone

When will mobile banking come to Burma? (PHOTO: Reuters)

Two foreign communications firms are now operating in Burma, after over a decade of state control. Qatar-based firm Ooredoo and the Norwegian Telenor have introduced affordable sim cards and pledged faster, more reliable phone and internet connections. In this episode of DVB Debate, the studio examines what a modernising telecommunications market means for Burma.