What’s Happening with the Myitsone Dam

The stalled US$3.6 billion Myitsone Dam saga has left the area in a state of limbo. Local residents are still in a determined mood to...

Special Economic Zones

Like many things in Myanmar, the rumour mill has spun wildly as to why the current government decided to implement the much publicised economic...

Mandalay’s Ko-Thwe Rubies

It seems that nothing unpleasant can be heard about Myanmar nowadays. Formerly known as Burma, this exotic Southeast Asian country was once a jewel...

The Alamanda Inn

It’s probably not an unfair stereotype to say that, generally speaking, the French are pretty particular when it comes to food, and that is...

Navigating the Maze of Importing Goods into Myanmar

Importing goods is vital for nearly all of those seeking to profit in the recently opened Myanmar economy. Understanding the proper procedure to follow...

T he Food Puzzle: How ASEAN integration could help resolve it

While the world focuses on BRIC – Brazil, Russia, India and China – global investors may be missing agribusiness opportunities in ASEAN. Since its...

Chinese IPOs

Recently, there has been a lot of chit-chattering, specifically after the Third Plenum, about the pace, scope and direction of reforms in China. Specifically,...

Blooming in the Face of World Gloom

Its easy looking back, but there are always classic lessons to be learned, 1929 was not a good year for investors and it took...

Who Will Drive Forward Myanmar’s Auto Market?

There was once a time in Yangon when the city’s arteries were not bursting with vehicles desperately slugging it out over a few inches...

Foreign Investment in Myanmar

During the ongoing Lower House Parliament session, Deputy Minister of National Planning and Economic Development Dr. Daw Khin San Yi said that the country...

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