Potential Liquidity Crunch in the many economy

There are number of measures which have been introduced and/or are being considered by authorities in the country which all need to be monitored...

Yangon retail market ripe for expansion

Yangon’s retail market is set for ma- jor changes with new and modern shopping formats slated to be intro- duced in the medium term....

Can Myanmar Become The World’s Leading Rice Exporter Again?

Rice is the staple diet of over 3 bil- lion people worldwide, close to half the global population, and over 11% of our planet’s...

Stalled or hindered reforms?

For 2015, the Economist Intelligence Unit forecasted Myanmar to attain a per capita GDP of $970. With growth projected at more than 7% and sus-...

Responsible Tourism – A Step Forward

As Myanmar is emerging fast as an attractive tourist destination in South East Asia, advocacy for the responsible tourism has also increased. Re- sponsible...

Real Estate in Yangon An Expatriate’s Perspective

Land, houses, apartments, hotel rooms, offices, and everything related to real estate is hitting the roof in terms of both sale prices and rents....

THE COST OF POVERTY

The reality of poverty in Myanmar Like most Asian countries, Myanmar also faces the problem of poverty. Decades of isolation from the rest of world...

Myanmar’s Immigrants and Ethnic Mix

Myanmar is a fascinating country for the rest of the world not just because it came out of seclusion in 2011, but also because...

Steps required to make a foreign investment in Myanmar

Step 1: Submission of applications for permits Applications are made simultaneously for permits from the MIC and the Directorate of In- vestment and Company Administration...

Yangon:Condominium Market witnessing high number of sales

Buyers veer away from low-quality projects  The number of project sales launches con- tinued to risew in the 2Q 2014 despite a lowering trend of take-up...

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