U Than Myint, Union Minister of the Ministry of Commerce, said during the Seventh Joint Committee Meeting, that Myanmar will boost collaboration with India in trade and other sectors for mutual interest.  He expressed his confidence at the meeting saying that it will boost bilateral collaboration in trade, investment, agriculture,...
Japan has expressed interest to participate in the Dawei Special Economic Zone located in the Tanintharyi Region, according to U Myint San, Vice President of the Management Committee for SEZ.  Myanmar, on November 5,  invited international partners to invest in the SEZ project under Government to Government Collaboration and received...
TrueMoney Myanmar has provided a total value of 3.2 Billion MMK health insurance coverage to their long-serviced agents and their territory distributors and introduced a door-to-door remittance service. The long-serviced agents and their territory distributors will be provided with the one-year health insurance coverage from Myanma Insurance, which will benefit...
Customers in Myanmar, a developing country with an average annual income per capita of just over $1,000, often look at the price when they are thinking of buying a new smartphone. This offers opportunities for smartphone makers, who offer a very good price to performance products with a very...
The government of Myanmar is considering resuming domestic flights depending on the magnitude of the spread of COVID-19, according to the Civil Aviation Department. The National Committee on Prevention, Control and Treatment of COVID-19 on its meeting also discussed the possibility of resuming domestic flights, and allowing travellers, who need...
U Ohn Maung, Union Minister of the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, urged the civil servants serving in his ministry to transform it into a servicing ministry. He made that statement during the online meeting with the staff in the ministry held in the third week of November. The ministry...
The Ministry of Planning, Finance, and Industry will conduct a survey called Baseline Survey on Myanmar MSME’s Digital Utility on over 2,500 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to identify digitalization and improvement index so that the government can adopt the policy. The survey will be carried out by MinMyanmar...
In collaboration with MCI, a local advertising technology company, Grab Myanmar, a leading high-tech ride-hailing service in Southeast Asia and Myanmar has announced the launch of  GrabAds, a digital display advertising service, which enables private companies and corporations to place advertisements on Grab Taxis. The service will launch in...
Part 1 of the Yangon Elevated Expressway project is estimated to cost $800 million, according to U Han Zaw, Union Minister of the Ministry of Construction, at the meeting by Steering Committee on Implementation of Yangon Elevated Expressway and Outer Ring Road. The meeting was held to discuss the...
Britain-based Global Agriculture Joint Venture Co. will invest $115 million in establishing the private teak plantation and producing teak, according to the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration. The company will invest in establishing teak plantations and produce teak in Okkan Forest Reserve number 38, 39, 40, and 41 in...