Yangon Amata Smart and Eco City, expected to create over 33,000 jobs for local people, has kicked off the construction process with the official groundbreaking ceremony on December 27. AMATA Asia (Myanmar), a subsidiary of Amata Corporation, a listed company on the Stock Exchange of Thailand, holds 80 percent of...
In the world today, change is one of the few things that is certain. With the rapid evolution of technology, science, and globalization, it is not enough for our students to cope with uncertainty, but to embrace, adapt and thrive in the evolving 21st Century environment. To empower students...
2C2P, a payment platform, and KBZPay, the leading mobile wallet in Myanmar, have established a partnership to expand the digital payments network in Myanmar. The partnership will bring together 2C2P’s online payment systems and KBZPay’s mobile wallet technology to open up new possibilities for people in Myanmar to transact with...
The $168 million Dala Bridge Project, which will connect Yangon and Dala township, has caused the spikes of land prices again, according to the real estate service providers. Back in 2013, the land price in Dala Township increased tenfold since talks of a bridge linking Yangon and Dala emerged. The project...
Central Bank of Myanmar, which has been purchasing US dollar earlier this year, sold $3 million on December 14 at the rate of K1,372.2 per dollar. On the same day, dollar was traded around K1,365-1,370 in the domestic market. Myanmar Kyat against US dollar has been strong since the begining of...
CB Bank launched CB Card+ mobile application for CB Bank card customers. The customers can view Card information as well as use the app to make payments at any stores which accept Visa contactless payments if their phones have NFC capabilities. CB Card+ application can be downloaded online at...
Carlsberg Myanmar has once again been awarded for its excellence in HR and responsible business practices at the Myanmar Employer Awards. The company won one Gold and three Bronze Awards at the MEA Virtual Winners Presentation, held on December 11th, 2020. The Gold Award that Carlsberg won was for the...
Muse Wholesale Association has asked the Ministry of Construction to allow the use of Yangon-Mandalay Expressway for fruit trucks so that fruits can be transported without being spoiled. The Ministry once allowed freight trucks to use the expressway from October 5 to November 30, which resulted in a huge benefit...
The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale, the World’s Biggest Book Sale, will be returning to Myanmar from December 23rd to 30th December 2020 – but this time the event will be held entirely online at the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale’s official website. Redesigned to cater to the current need...
  Bringing in new investors Anthem Asia and DPI Energy Ventures, as well as prior investors TRIREC, Insitor Impact Asia Fund, Great Noble Ventures, and FORUM, the additional financing provides firepower for SolarHome, a pioneer in Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG) solar for off-grid households in Myanmar, today announced the closing of its Series A-2...