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Spanish hotel chain to open new hotel in Yangon
Thursday, May 7 2015

The newly built Meliá Yangon hotel will be next to Inya Lake and will feature 429 rooms, a spa, a variety of restaurants and ...

Best Western Premier Hotel Shwe Pyi Thar
Thursday, May 7 2015

The hotel chain Best Western International has continued its expansion in Myanmar with the opening of its first hotel in Mandalay.

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, ...

Axel van Trotsenburg will launch the World Bank Group’s new Country Partnership Framework Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Tuesday, May 5 2015

World Bank Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Axel van Trotsenburg will visit Myanmar this week to launch the World Bank Group’s ...

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. 

Saturday, May 2 2015

The laying of twin oil and gas pipelines cutting through northern Myanmar to China, sparked complaints of poor compensation to ...

Traders buying jade and precious stones to export. Photo: EPA
Wednesday, April 29 2015

An export strategy aimed at integrating Myanmar more broadly into the world economy has been launched by the government with ...

Samchem is interested in Myanmar and Vietnam. Photo: Samchem Holdings Bhd
Tuesday, April 28 2015

Malaysian chemical products distributor Samchem Holdings Bhd is looking to expand into Myanmar and Laos within the next ...

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 ...

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