Asian currencies.
Monday, September 14 2015

A broadly positive mood across Asian markets helped boost higher-risk currencies Friday, although analysts said traders ...

Friday, September 11 2015

Yet another freight forwarding and supply chain group has opened up its own office in Yangon as Panalpina strengthens its ties in a country which it has traditionally traded via ...

James Nugent, Director General of the Southeast Asia Department and Deputy Finance Minister Dr. Maung Maung Thein (Photo - ADB)
Thursday, September 10 2015

The Government of Myanmar and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a framework agreement that will allow ADB to ...

Mr Yi Huiman, CEO of ICBC Group; Dr Maung Maung Thein, Deputy Minister of Finance and Revenue; U Myint Swe, Chief Minister of Yangon Region; U Set Aung, Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Myanmar; Mr Hong Liang, the Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar; Mr Jiang Yun, General Manager of ICBC Yangon Branch (from left to right). Photo: Yoma Bank
Thursday, September 10 2015

Yoma Bank’s Chief Business Officer, Daw Khin Mu Mu Myint, and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China’s (ICBC) ...

Photo: Jeon Heon-Kyun/EPA
Thursday, September 10 2015

Nearly US$20 billion flowed illegally out of Myanmar between 1960 and 2013— draining domestic resources, driving the underground economy, ...

President of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) Yi Huiman (1st L) and other guests attend the opening ceremony of an ICBC branch in Yangon, Myanmar on September 8, 2015. Photo: Chinese Embassy in Myanmar
Wednesday, September 9 2015

China's Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) formally opened its branch in Yangon Tuesday, becoming the first Chinese commercial bank operating in Myanmar Xinhua reported on 8 September.

Tuesday, September 8 2015

Shell is planning to start 3D seismic acquisition offshore Myanmar following its return to becoming an operator in the country ...

Monday, September 7 2015

According to the Securities and Exchange Commission of Myanmar (SECM), all transactions on the soon to be opened ...

Myanmar girls work in a garment factory at Hlaing Thar Yar Industrial Zone in Yangon, Myanmar, 10 July 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Monday, September 7 2015

The introduction of a national minimum wage on 28 August has resulted in hundreds of workers losing their jobs in the commercial ...

Aerial view of Dawei. Photo: Theingi Tun
Friday, September 4 2015

Telenor Myanmar has expanded its 3G network to Dawei in Tanintharyi Division reported on 3 September. 


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