YANGON, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) — A Myanmar Computer Company (MCC) and a Netherland servoy company will jointly establish an international servoy development center, claimed to be the world’s first, in the country’s largest ICT park in Yadanarbon cyber city in Pyin Oo Lwin, northern Mandalay division, sources with the MCC said on Monday.
Servoy is the 4th generation language rapid development tool, invented by the Netherlands company, to produce computer programs promptly and has been in use worldwide nowadays, the sources said, adding that the center, after completion, will invent softwares and computer programs not only for domestic use but also for sale in the global market.
Experts from the MCC and the Netherlands company will train and nurture more local computer professionals to be able to invent softwares and computer programs with Servoy system, it said.
The MCC Group company has taken the market in Asia regions to distribute softwares and promotion programs have been launched in Thailand, Myanmar and Singapore, it added.
Meanwhile, Myanmar will introduce its first largest ever national web portal in Myanmar language next January in an effort to develop its information and communication technology (ICT) industry.
With the website address of http://www.yadanarpon.net, the web portal, like other search engines of Google, Yahoo and MSN, is to provide the users with e-mail, education, entertainment, health, economic and communication services.
In addition, it will also provide search engine, e-mail, social network website, instant messaging system, songs and video stores, free advertisements, job vacancy announcements, online education system, television guide in both English and Myanmar.
In cooperation with local and foreign news media, the company’s website will also carry local and international news.