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ananda partners with Wave Money to enable a Digital Payment Solution for 4G+ data service in Myanmar

Top up with Wave Money and live more! YANGON, 10 October 2018 — Digital game-changers ananda and Wave Money are embarking into a strategic partnership that will enable easy and safe mobile payment for 4G+ internet in Myanmar. This partnership will enable ananda users to easily top up their internet accounts at any Wave Money shop across the country or via the Wave Money app. At the signing ceremony held today at the Novotel Hotel Yangon, ananda CEO Alan Sinfield said, “Wave Money is a driving force of financial inclusion in Myanmar. Their innovative products have made online shopping, money transfer, and access to digital services simple, swift and secure. We look forward to taking a big step closer to enabling universal broadband access with Wave Money as our partner.” The unveiling of this partnership is part of Wave Money’s drive towards leading innovation and enabling convenient cashless payments for good and services in Myanmar. “Wave Money shares ananda’s vision to enable a digital future for the people of Myanmar. As a leading fintech provider in South East Asia, Wave Money provides an open payments platform to facilitate the development and roll-out of innovative products and services from banks, Telco’s, e-commerce providers and other organizations in the region. By providing world-class digital payment solutions to technology players like ananda, I believe we can accelerate the achievement of Myanmar’s financial inclusion and digitization goals to create a fairer future for Myanmar.” said Brad Jones, CEO of Wave Money. Wave Money boasts

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Light up and live more with ananda

hoco. digital gadgets up for grabs this Thadingyut Festival YANGON, 17 October 2018 – There will be gadgets galore this season of lights as ananda gives away hoco. digital accessories to celebrate Thadingyut Festival with the people of Yangon. From October 15 to October 28, ananda customers who buy and activate a mifi or router starter pack are entitled to one lucky draw entry for a chance to win one of 14 hoco. gadgets. (Wireless Speakers, Earphones, Headphones and Power Banks) “Festivals like Thadingyut are very special to us here in Myanmar. We at ananda wish to share the joy and blessings of this occasion with our trendy customers who want to be stylishly connected all the time,” says Ma Su Myat Noe, Head of Branding and Communications from ananda. The list of winners will be announced two times through ananda Facebook page. ananda delivers high quality and high speed 4G+ data service to consumers and enterprise users. Launched in May 2018 in Yangon, ananda will be introducing its services in Mandalay later in the year. # # # About Amara Communications Amara Communications Co., Ltd. (ACS) is a leading provider of services to the telecommunications industry in Myanmar. ACS owns and operates ananda, a 4G+ data operator that enables a liberating digital experience for consumers and enterprise users. Launched in Yangon in Q2 2018 and later in the year in Mandalay, ananda is proud to be wholly Myanmar-owned with international service standards. Established in 2011, ACS has been providing

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