အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Asia Development Bank's latest report estimated the GDP of Myanmar to grow to 1.8 percent in 2020 compared to 6.8 percent in 2019 while the GDP of most Southeast Asian economies are estimated to contract. Like Myanmar, Vietnam’s GDP growth is expected to have 1.8 percent and Burnie’s...
In recent years, the Myanmar bean and pulses industry often suffers from the impact of import policy changes by India, the biggest buyer of Myanmar’s beans and pulses, and whose production is on the rise. Years when crop productivity is strong, India lowers import to protect local farmers, which...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် The Ministry of Health and Sports has relaxed its restriction on public gatherings by allowing up to 30 people to gather starting from August 16 as Yangon, the most important commercial city in Myanmar, has not reported any new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases for other three months....
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် The Myanmar economy is projected to rebound faster than regional and global averages and will benefit from China’s relatively swift recovery, according to Oxford Business Group’s report called Covid-19 Response Report (CRR) , produced in partnership with the medical equipment supplier Okkar Thiri. While no economy remains immune to...
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, at Myanmar-Japan Investment Dialogue on Economic Recovery After COVID-19 and New Investment Opportunities, held on July 29, has invited investments for a new industrial park in the west of Yangon and a new economic zone in Mon State. “Quality job creation remains at the heart...
This article was written by Sean Turnell and posted on East Asia Forum On 1 July 2020, the European Union and six of its member governments announced a moratorium on debt repayments due from Myanmar. The agreement allows Myanmar to ‘focus efforts on economic recovery from COVID-19’ and is worth...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Securities and Exchange Commission of Myanmar (SECM) is planning to convince state-owned enterprises (SOEs) to become listed companies at the five-year-old Yangon Stock Exchange, which only has six listed companies so far. “For the SOEs, which need government funding, they can remain as state-owned ones. For the rest,...
Myanmar’s economy is likely to suffer a blow from a sudden economic slowdown and its subsequent lower FDI, according to the report on the impact of the COVID-19 on Myanmar’s export published by Myantrade. Domestic consumption, the main driver of Myanmar economic growth, will weaken as a result of reduced...
Written by Andrew Delaney Last year, Thailand was the third-largest foreign investor in Myanmar at $6.6 billion in 2018-2019 following Singapore then China. However, due to the unofficial border trade, this figure understates the value of the trade relationship. Thailand has the longest border with Myanmar at 2,416 km. Myanmar shares...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Hundreds of thousands of migrant workers are returning home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which caused factories to suspend their operations. This can worsen the unemployment rate in the country where there is strangely no official unemployment rate. The government of Myanmar is trying to find a way...