Companies & Investments

Hot news regarding investments in Myanmar

Railroads dominate Myanmar Project Bank

Aug 14, 2020
This week the Myanmar Times reported that the Myanmar Project Bank, a new collection of ongoing proj

Myanmar Airways International weighs Sri Lanka route

Aug 14, 2020
Amid a major industry downturn, Myanmar Airways International (MAI) is looking to expand, including

Japan’s Aeon to build Myanmar’s biggest mall

Aug 07, 2020
Japanese retail giant Aeon will invest USD 180 million in what will be Myanmar’s largest shopp

Singapore firm to build USD 230 million industrial park

Aug 07, 2020
Singapore’s Sembcorp Industries has been cleared to build a USD 230.4 million industrial park

Economy

News impacting Myanmar's economic development

India-Myanmar association seeks to rebuild border trade

Aug 14, 2020
The Upper Myanmar India Association, a trade organization of around 150 members, is gearing up to re

Workers may fly to South Korea and Japan

Aug 12, 2020
The international flight ban has been lifted for citizens traveling to South Korea and Japan for wor

Shan State aims to triple FDI

Aug 07, 2020
Shan State has unveiled an ambitious investment plan that seeks to boost its annual foreign investme

USD 480 million loan approved for new highway

Aug 07, 2020
The Union Parliament approved a USD 483.8 million loan from the Asian Development Bank last week to

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Politics

Most important political updates

New US ambassador throws shade on China

Aug 14, 2020
The United States’ and China’s war of words in Myanmar continued last week when incoming

Myanmar will embrace Russian COVID-19 vaccine

Aug 14, 2020
The Myanmar government will begin importing and administering Russia’s new COVID-19 vaccine, p

Myanmar imports more COVID cases

Aug 07, 2020
Two Myanmar citizens returning from abroad have tested positive for the coronavirus, apparently cont

Peace Conference brings new government concessions

Aug 07, 2020
The Union Government has announced several concessions to ethnic organizations before the upcoming f