Digicel, the telecoms group owned by businessman Denis O’Brien, operates mobile networks in the Caribbean, Central America and the south Pacific .Photograph: David Sleator

Digicel, the telecoms group owned by businessman Denis O’Brien, plans to borrow more than €360 million from the capital markets to cover general compa(...)

Denis O’Brien couldn’t yet salvage a functioning mobile phone business in Burma, could he?“We were crying our eyes out,” O’Brien said in September, of(...)

Digicel chief Denis O’Brien: has formed an alliance with Myanmar tycoon Serge Pun.  Photograph:  Frank Miller

Denis O’Brien has teamed up with local Myanmar tycoon Serge Pun to form a consortium to build and lease a network of mobile phone masts to Ooredoo, a (...)

The consortium led by Denis O’Brien’s Digicel was not among the two successful bids for mobile phone licences in Burma.

The consortium led by Denis O’Brien’s Digicel was not among the two successful bids for mobile phone licences in Burma, which were announced yesterday(...)

The scheduled announcement today of the winners of a mobile phone licence competition in Burma, where Denis O’Brien’s Digicel heads a leading bid, app(...)

Denis O’Brien,  Digicel chairman: the Digicel consortium has committed to launching its fourth-generation mobile phone network across rural and urban Burma on December 1st this year, in time for the biennial Southeast Asian Games.  Photograph: Alan Betson

The Digicel consortium will invest almost $9 billion (€6.9 billion) in a mobile phone network in Burma if its bid for one of the two highly sought-aft(...)

Burma’s temples are a legacy of the country’s rich history

Fifty years ago Burma was one of the richest countries in Asia. Then the military took over and Myanmar, as the generals renamed the country, b(...)

Burma’s temples are a legacy of the country’s rich history

Fifty years ago Burma was one of the richest countries in Asia. Then the military took over and Myanmar, as the generals renamed the country, b(...)

Denis O’Brien’s Digicel has been confirmed as one of 12 telecoms companies pre-cleared to vie for two mobile phone operators licences in Burma.

Denis O’Brien’s Digicel has been confirmed as one of 12 telecoms companies pre-cleared to vie for two mobile phone operators l(...)

Denis O’Brien’s Digicel has confirmed it will pursue one of two new telecoms licences on offer in Burma.

Digicel, the telecommunications company controlled by Denis O’Brien, has confirmed it will pursue one of two new telecoms licences on offer in Burm(...)