Tuesday 30th June 2020 | 13:00 – 15:00 hours (Myanmar Time) TBAM, in collaboration with The Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Myanmar Young Entrepreneurs Association and Thai Chamber of Commerce invites you to an online panel discussion on the COVID-19: Economic Impact on Myanmar &...
Yoma Bank and Mastercard, on June 18, signed an MoU that will enable the bank to substantially expand its digital offerings and accelerate the advancement of Myanmar’s digital economy.  The E-commerce industry, still at the nascent stage, is booming amid the pandemic as users turned to online shops and delivery...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလိုဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Written by Linn Thit AYA Bank signed an agreement with the Ministry of Electricity and Energy in the first week of this month to allow users in Yangon, Mandalay and Naypyidaw pay electricity bills via AYA iBanking, AYA mBanking or AYA Pay. The bank will charge K200 for the service,...
(Reuters) Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus right now: Most infectious at the start Studies show people with the coronavirus are most infectious just at the point when they first begin to feel unwell, World Health Organization (WHO) experts said on Tuesday. Dr. Mike Ryan, WHO’s top emergencies expert, said...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Written by Linn Thit Asia Green Development Bank - AGD has launched an application called AGD Go on June 3 in a bid to transform its services to digital aiming to reduce crowd in its branches. The new app will enable users to deposit or withdraw cash into and...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Written by Linn Thit The World Bank will provide a $350 million credit to Myanmar from the International Development Association (IDA) to increase the output and efficiency of power generation and improve the resilience of Myanmar’s electricity system to climate change and disasters.  It also approved $110 million in...
By Josh Horwitz SHANGHAI, May 22 (Reuters) - The latest U.S. government action against China's Huawei takes direct aim at the company's HiSilicon chip division -- a business that in a few short years has become central to China's ambitions in semiconductor technology but will now lose access to tools...
SHANGHAI, May 20 (Reuters) - Xiaomi Corp reported a 13.6% rise in first-quarter revenue on Wednesday, beating estimates, as the Chinese smartphone maker sold more phones and benefited from sales of its higher-priced 5G models. The company managed to boost sales despite the impact of the coronavirus, which rattled supply...
Teachers in Myanmar will be able to enjoy free access to the Ministry of Education’s online platform for six months as Telenor Myanmar strengthens its support to sectors affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. To ensure equal access to these benefits, Telenor is also donating DBE Box - Department of Basic...
By Makiko Yamazaki TOKYO, May 19 (Reuters) - Sony Corp will turn its financial arm, Sony Financial Holdings Inc, into a wholly owned unit through a tender offer worth about 400 billion yen ($3.72 billion), the Japanese electronics and entertainment giant said on Tuesday. The deal will allow Sony to strengthen...