On Feb 17th 2016, FPT Software Myanmar has signed its first contract with a big Japanese name in finance & human resource services. The project is to provide IT outsourcing services, which is set to start from April 1st 2016. The client has been cooperating with few outsourcing companies in Myanmar, but with the presence of FPT Software in the market, the client is expecting to get more IT jobs done here as FPT Software has been proven a strong and trusted brand in the Japanese market. This project marked the initial success in the company’s decision to expand at Myanmar market.
FPT Software started its business in Myanmar since June 2015. The establishment of a new development center is Myanmar is under the purpose of providing more resources as a back-up pool for Vietnam to better meet the growing demands for software globally.
Earlier, FPT Corporation has entered Myanmar since the early days after the country opened to global economic integration. FPT established its branch named FPT Myanmar on May 7th, 2013, which originally focused on the field of system integration. The company believes Myanmar is an ideal destination for software industry given a population of nearly 60 million people, young abundant human resources with good English skill, low labor costs and the nation’s characteristics are to comply with principles and respect individual.