Myanmar’s economy performed better in the 2017-18 fiscal year with a recovery in agriculture, improved manufacturing performance and strong services growth, the World Bank stated
26 The News For 26 May 2018
Wage law must be enforced, and other forms of assistance such as low-cost housing are needed
U Kyauk Taung denies allegations of land-grabbing, says appropriation of customary land from farmers is in line with local tradition
U Phyo Min Thein said boosting the city’s economy would be one of his priorities this year, along with improving the rule of law and cleanliness — some of Yangon's main challen
Local woman accused of failing to return foreigners’ share when partnership collapsed
Regional chief minister says there are investment opportunities in industrial zones, city expansion, housing projects and more.
Soe and Associates Hotel Group project, which reportedly involves illegal sand mining, linked to First Myanmar Investment former shareholder U Soe Myint
Documents show upscale properties don’t have permission to accept foreign guests.
Only months after the latest outbreak of violence, Korean developer BXT says investors are lining up to buy newly reclaimed coastal land in the state capital Sittwe.
Chinese-backed project may involve large casino near the Thai border
State Counselor cites leading role of women in the economy.
Foreign investment since April is at more than $3.5 billion, according to the finance ministry.
At a forum on economic development in Naypyitaw, NLD and military economists lock horns on combatting Myanmar’s sluggish economy.
Philippine Investment, Lat War Group in health deal, Yoma profits, Thai investment in Shan State, India trade zone squashed.
Graft Fight Holds Key to Development, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Tells ASEAN Summit
No Easy Way to Improve Myanmar’s Economy, Experts Say
Myanmar Tycoon Says Economy Neglected by Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s Government
The Irrawaddy Business Roundup
Saving Cultures in Karenni
Burma Signals for Foreign Investment
KBZ Appoints New CEO
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Corruption-Tainted Planning and Finance Minister Resigns
ICRC Ready to Help With POW Handover If Asked
US House Backs Measures to Sanction Myanmar's Military, Nudge Gem Sector Reform
Ultranationalist Sued for Hate Speech