World Bank Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Kaushik Basu delivers remarks at the 'Building Shared Prosperity in an Unequal World' seminar during the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group 2014 annual meetings in Washington, DC, USA, October 8, 2014.Photo: Shawn Thew/EPA
25 March 2015
The World Bank says access to finance is the top constraint for private enterprises as...
Short term, gas is Myanmar's easiest option. Photo: charltonsmyanmar.com
21 March 2015
While Myanmar has one of the lowest rates of electrification in Southeast Asia, it also...
An AirAsia plane about to take off behind a boarding Malaysia Airlines plane on the resort island of Phuket, southern Thailand, November 2, 2014. Photo: Barbara Walton/EPA
16 March 2015
Myanmar President U Thein Sein has offered Malaysia a chance to operate flights linking...
Located opposite the Sule Shangri-La Hotel and the Sakura Tower and adjacent to the famous tourist destination of Bogyoke Aung San Market, the Landmark Development project is at the heart of the downtown Yangon business district. The prime site currently hosts FMI Centre, the Grand Meeyahta Hotel building (which ceased operations in October 2013) and one of Yangon’s most famous heritage buildings, the former Burma Railway Company Headquarters, which was built in 1877. Graphic: Yoma Holdings
13 March 2015
Property developer Yoma Strategic Holdings has won approval from the Myanmar Investment...
Employees work behind the mobile phone handsets displayed at a mobile phone shop in Yangon, Myanmar, June 28, 2013. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
12 March 2015
Myanmar’s mobile subscription count grew 87 percent year-on-year, to 10.7 million at end...
QNET Director Mr Krishna Kumar, (L) signs the agreement with local partner, QNET Agent U Kyi Min Han (R) on March 9, 2015. Photo: QNET
10 March 2015
Asian company QNET, part of an estimated US$178 billion [K178,000 billion] global direct...
09 March 2015
Myat Hnin Phyu ,Senior Manager of Digital Services with the award. Photo: Ooredoo Ooredoo...
Millcon welcomes some visiting officials from the Ministry of Science & Technology, Myanmar on March 5, 2015. Photo: Millcon Steel Industries PCL
06 March 2015
Thai stock exchange-listed steelmaker Millcon Plc (MILL) is expected to start its...
Excavation work underway at the Dawei Special Economic Zone site in Myanmar. Photo: Mizzima
03 March 2015
The Myanmar government is expected to sign an agreement with two Thai construction...
The Chinese-built US$2.5 billion oil and gas pipeline project in Kyauk Phyu, Rakhine State, Myanmar, May 28, 2013. Photo: EPA
25 February 2015
Fifty farmers from Kyauk Phyu Township in Rakhine State recently demonstrated calling for...
Yangon residents shopping at a supermarket in Myanmar's commercial capital. Photo: Hein Htet/Mizzima
24 February 2015
Convenience and modernisation are major factors for Thai companies keen to attract...
The Kyaiktiyo Pagoda or Golden Rock in Mon State on November 7, 2014. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
24 February 2015
A Korean company is aiming to build and operate the first cable car in Mount Kyaiktiyo in...

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