KFC to open in Yangon Photo: Qilai Shen/EPA
Wednesday, May 6 2015

KFC one of the world’s largest fast food outlets is set to enter Myanmar.

United Oversea Bank in Myanmar.
Tuesday, May 5 2015

Singapore’s United Oversea Bank will help develop Myanmar’s energy, manufacturing, construction and tourism services, ...

Rakhine coast Photo: Air Bagan
Monday, May 4 2015

The Myanmar Government has awarded a contract to Statoil and Conoco Phillips to explore an offsore block for oil and gas off the Rakhine coast. 

Thura U Shwe Mann has called for a minimum wage for workers to be set at the earliest opportunity. Photo: Mizzima
Monday, April 27 2015

Speaker of Myanmar's House of Representatives and Union Parliament Thura U Shwe Mann has called for a minimum national wage for ...

Sembcorp hopes to relieve Myanmar's desperate power shortfall. Photo: Sembcorp
Saturday, April 25 2015

Sembcorp Utilities, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sembcorp Industries, ...

A businessman rides his bike past a Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ branch in Tokyo, Japan, 14 May 2014. Photo: Christopher Jue/EPA
Thursday, April 23 2015

The first foreign bank to operate in Myanmar for decades officially opened the doors of its Yangon branch April 22, ...

Myanmar is a popular frontier destination for foreign investors. Here, over 800 international and local business leaders, policymakers, financiers and economists attend the Myanmar Global Investment Forum at the Myanmar International Convention Centre Two in Nay Pyi Twa, Myanmar on September 16, 2014. Photo: Hein Htet/Mizzima
Thursday, April 23 2015

Myanmar received record foreign direct investment of more than US$8 billion in the 2014-15 financial year, according to ...

Myanmar has seen a considerable rise in the country's exports of rice. Photo: Mizzima
Wednesday, April 22 2015

Myanmar's rice exports reached nearly 2 million tons in the fiscal year 2014-15 which ended in March, up 40 percent year on year, ...

Monday, April 20 2015

BuildTech Yangon, the definitive trade show for the building and construction development sector, returns this year with a larger exhibition ...

Wednesday, April 8 2015

Thailand’s second-biggest construction firm, Ch Karnchang Plc, is studying infrastructure development opportunities in Myanmar with a focus on the greater Yangon region, the Bangkok Post reported on April 7.

The company is particularly interested in electricity, dam and highway projects and was awaiting the completion of an investment feasibility study, the report said.


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