Master plan for MSMEs to be released in February

23 Dec 19
The government plans to release its master plan Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) in February 2020, said U Min Ye Paing Hein, deputy minister for the Ministry of Planning, Finance ...

European firms have positive outlook on Myanmar

23 Dec 19
European companies in Myanmar have a positive outlook regarding their business in terms of services provided, market share, profits and overall business activities in the country, the EuroCham Myanmar Business Confidence ...

Russia keen to explore business opportunities in Myanmar

23 Dec 19
Earlier this week, U Thaung Tun, Union Minister for Investment and Foreign Economic Relations received a Russian business delegation in Nay Pyi Taw, where the group discussed opportunities for investments and ...

AIA teams up with two local groups for insurance venture

23 Dec 19
AIA Myanmar announced last week that it has entered into a partnership with AYA Financial Group and Max Myanmar Group (AFG Max) to form AIA Myanmar to offer life, health and ...

A deep dive into growth projections

23 Dec 19
Despite rising costs, teething problems as a result of economic reforms and a slower flow of foreign capital into the country, government officials and institutions like the World Bank and International ...

Investors focusing on real estate, power generation in Myanmar

23 Dec 19
Real estate and power became the sectors most focused on by investors in the months of October of November, the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) has revealed. Ref: https://www.mmtimes.com/news/investors-focusing-real-estate-power-generation-myanmar.html

Online payments now available for company registration

23 Dec 19
The Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) has announced that it is now able to accept online payments for the registration of companies at its Myanmar Companies Online (MyCO) website. ...

Tanintharyi offers good potential for investors: officials

23 Dec 19
The Tanintharyi Region government is focusing on promoting investment in hotels and tourism, agriculture and livestock, fisheries, power, mining, and real estate to help boost its economy. Ref: https://www.mmtimes.com/news/tanintharyi-offers-good-potential-investors-officials.html

Singapore businesses see Myanmar as ‘potential gold mine’

4 Dec 19
Myanmar is a “potential gold mine” and the “last frontier for” investors despite its low ranking in ease of doing business, said a Singaporean investor at a business to business matchmaking ...

Digitalisation will boost savings culture in Myanmar: expert

4 Dec 19
The prevalence of cash transactions and smart phone ownership in Myanmar provides an attractive opportunity for the spread of digital savings services to underserved or unserved households, a UN expert says. ...