Daw Aung San Suu Kyi cited improvements to investment policies, economic reforms and plans to improve the ease of doing business as reasons for ASEAN investors to look to Myanmar.
International banks’ local branches will now be allowed to provide loans and other services to Myanmar companies.
Increasingly out of touch with voters, the NLD’s failure to tackle economic issues and its own structural problems could force it into alliances with ethnic parties in the next e
Country languishes at 171st out of 190 economies—the same as last year—despite government’s vow to boost investment.
Agency plans to invite East Asian investors to major summit in December
The plan aims to see Myanmar in the top 40 of the ease of doing business index and the GDP increasing to $203 trillion within 20 years.
Myanmar, Beijing finalizing locations in Shan and Kachin to support China’s Belt and Road Initiative
The Bureau of Special Investigation under the Home Affairs Ministry interrogates currency and gold dealers in Yangon who are believed to be involved in manipulating dollar prices.
The government has blamed ‘hollow transactions’, re-exports and a lack of control over the informal market for the depreciation of the kyat—but the business community disagre
Minister failed to spell out how administration plans to tackle the country’s political and economic problems, they claim.
In a meeting with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, businesspeople says reducing the rates will attract investors and boost the economy.
Prices rise 7.56 percent during the period, compared to 4.45 percent last year, statistics agency says
State Counselor tells international audience in Singapore her government has made progress on Rakhine and the peace process, says Myanmar has ‘bright economic future’
Sean Turnell says global problems, Rakhine crisis hindering reform, but points to progress on GDP, inflation, banking sector
News that the world's two biggest economic powers, currently locked in a trade war, were showing a willingness to negotiate boosted investor sentiment after a worrying week.