Following the reports of fuel shortage at the Thilawa fuel storage facility, people rush into the gas stations across the country to buy fuel on April 19. In response to the unprecedented demand, some gas stations limited the volume of fuel that an individual car can buy in the...
JobNet.com.mm, Myanmar’s leading online job search site, announced today the launch of the second edition of The Best Companies to Work in Myanmar campaign after a 2 year break. The campaign returns for the second edition aiming to recognize and celebrate top companies in Myanmar based on employee engagement...
Recently, Ooredoo Myanmar changed their brand logo on Facebook baffling the users amid rumours that Ooredoo Group was planning to sell its Myanmar branch. But it turned out that the new logo was Ooreddo's new brand positioning with the new tagline UPGRADE YOUR WORLD. "This is a hugely exciting new phase...
Yangon Gold Enterpreneur Association (YGEA) is working on innitiating Paper Gold scheme, which allows people to trade gold using the gold certificate issued by the banks. Under the paper gold system, gold is deposited at the banks as assets, for which the banks issue certificate equivalent to the deposited gold....
The International Labour Organization (ILO) estimated that some 1.6 million jobs were lost in Myanmar in 2021 with the military takeover compounding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Among the population impacted by the weakened labour market, women workers were hit most. Working hours are estimated to have decreased 18 per...
Leader of Tatmadaw Information Team, Major General Zaw Min Tun confirmed during the press conference held on 19 May that mobile phone importers will require to registered International Mobile Equipment Identity-IMEI number of imported mobile phones. He added that this move is to prevent tax evasion on imported mobile phones...
Telenor Myanmar Limited has changed its name to Atom Myanmar Limited starting from 30 May 2022, according to the company's announcement. "The change of the company name is to reflect the post-transaction situation," the company said, "with this change, ATOM MYANMAR LIMITED will keep up the strength of our capabilities...
Ooredoo Myanmar announced that it is continuing to support the Tech Age Girls (TAG) Myanmar Program in 2022-2023 with the goal of empowering young women via digital technology by bridging the digital gender divide. 220 girls will be participating in the TAG 2022-2023. Tech Age Girls (TAG) is a year-long...
After the Central Bank of Myanmar has tightened the dollar exchange rate to between 0.5% of its reference rate by an order issued on November 9,  the dollar rate against Myanmar Kyat has dropped to MMK 1,778 per dollar today. Following the order, there were more buyers than sellers in...
Following an expected 18 percent contraction of the economy in the year ended September 2021, the World Bank’s Myanmar Economic Monitor, released on January 26, projects a growth of 1 percent in the year to September 2022. While reflecting recent signs of stabilization in some areas, the projection remains consistent...