The $1.145 Million Rolex

Luxury timepiece aficionados were shocked late last year when an extremely rare Rolex made in 1950 was sold for more than four times the...

United nations invests in Myanmar’s young entrepreneurs

A new presidential initiative to create jobs for young people and investment opportunities in Myanmar’s IT sector was recently announced by the United Nations...

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...

The Price of Jade

Burma has long been the world’s biggest producer of jade and high quality gemstones. The vast majority coming from the small mining town of...

Who’s not paying their taxes?

In the United Kingdom, HM Revenue & Customs has beaten its “massively ambitious” target for total revenue collected as a result of its tax...

Moe Kyaw ’s Journey

The tale of how winning a competition in 1997 led to a trip to Manila and a career in accountancy. The Managing Partner of...

Empowering the Future of Myanmar’s Women

The construction industry has always been looked upon as the domain of the male of the species. This month, the Myanmar Insider interviews the...

yangon day Trips

Working in the city everyday can take its toll on our sanity. I try to get away for a few days every month to...

Investing in Rubies

Rubies are unquestionably the most sought after of all the precious gemstones in the world, and amongst the most expensive. There are only a...

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