DICA and EuroCham sign investment promotion MoU

The Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) and EuroCham in Myanmar have signed an MoU to promote European investment in Myanmar. The partnership will include an annual Myanmar-EU Economic Forum as well as further events to encour
EU and Myanmar holding talks on human rights, EBA in the crosshair

EU and Myanmar holding talks on human rights, EBA in the crosshair

The European Union and Myanmar hold their 6th Human Rights Dialogue on October 14th, stated a joint press release made public by the European External Action Service (EEAS). The meeting, held by video-conference due to the COVID-19 related disruption
EU disburses USD 43 million to support Myanmar’s education

EU disburses USD 43 million to support Myanmar’s education

The European Union (EU) announced this week that it will be disbursing EUR 37.625 million (USD 43 million, MMK 59.693 billion) to further support education reforms in Myanmar. It is the third payment from a total of EUR 221 million provided by the Eu
EU suspends USD 100 million of Myanmar’s Debt

EU suspends USD 100 million of Myanmar’s Debt

Six European Union states have deferred debt payments from Myanmar worth nearly USD 100 million for the rest of this year to help the country’s efforts to focus on economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Reported by several media outlets last

EU provides relief to garment factory workers

As the COVID-19 pandemic slams Myanmar’s manufacturing sector, the European Union (EU) will contribute EUR 5 million to factory workers who have lost their jobs. Since the start of the pandemic, at least 40 garment factories have closed and mor
EU to impose sanctions on Myanmar individuals

EU asks Myanmar to investigate war crimes

The European Union has officially called on the Myanmar government to launch investigations into those suspected of war crimes in Rakhine State. Less than one week after the International Court of Justice ordered Myanmar to protect its Rohingya minor