Internet TV service iflix expands to Burma, garment industry sees revenue boost, and government plans to curb excessive imports.
24 The News For 24 March 2017
A survey of 98 companies looks into human rights-related practices in three industries: agricultural products, apparel, and extractives.
Access to capital important in any emerging market, says director
World Bank helps with audit of state-owned banks, Coffee Genius launches Shan State plantation tours and cruise specialist expands to Burma.
Lack of clarity in Burma’s laws and poor infrastructure are affecting investors’ confidence, say local and international business leaders.
PTTEP, the only upstream petroleum company listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand, secures a partner with which to invest in the MD-7 project.
Western oil producers likely to divest from Asia; Wa tin exports down; new committee assigned to Dawei SEZ; Inle Lake Resort earns sustainability certificate.
Key report indicates modest gains, but optimism among manufacturers is lowest in over a year.
FPT's data center facilities will help upgrade public finance system.
At 902,500 kyats per tical, the local gold price is the highest ever on record and upward trend is likely to continue.
Phandeeyar promotes Burma tech startups, Japan firm sells agricultural machinery in Thilawa, and Chinese Chamber of Commerce opens in Naypyidaw.
Rangoon’s Thilawa Special Economic Zone management committee says they expect to complete Zone B in mid-2018.
Beer, chili, and heavy machinery: Kirin plans purchase of Mandalay beer, Arakan State sends chili to Sri Lanka, and Kubota opens a facility in Thilawa.
Myanmar Business Survey published, Diebold Nixdorf opens in Rangoon, Burma and Thailand sign tourism MoU, SMI to distribute Shiseido cosmetics.
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CB Bank to Double the Size of its ATM Network in 2017
YSX’s Newest Trading Company Announces Base Share Price
Gold Exchange Market to Open in 2017
KBZ Bank, Army-Owned Companies are Tops on Highest Taxpayer List
Rangoon Chief Minister: Alcohol, For-Profit Pavilions Banned this Thingyan
MCDC Receives Two Billion Kyats in Tender Applications for Thingyan Pavilions
Hundreds Suffer Food Poisoning After Ordination Ceremony
UN Launches Fact-Finding Mission on Burma