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Investors' applications through the Thai Board of Investment (BoI), the approving body for strategic industry and commercial investments under a tax privileges scheme, will...

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An ambitious but costly high-speed railways system connecting Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City and other major towns in Vietnam has been modified by...

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Cash-dominated Myanmar is taking a huge step toward modern financial integration now that credit card company Visa has begun training employees of local banks...

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A new campaign is out to promote tourism in Southeast Asia with a swathe of initiatives, such as the creation of a new website...

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Myanmar's keenly awaited new investment law might be stricter than expected, after a draft leaked to the media showed that it contains various protective...

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Electricity-starved Myanmar wants to beef up its dilapidated power grid with investments of $26 billion over the next decade, local media reported. The country currently...

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ASEAN markets are the fastest-growing for both consumption and production of digital content globally and will further expand as a hub for digital content...

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Asked where they would currently see the biggest opportunities for profitable investments in ASEAN, Inside Investor readers voted equally for Myanmar and Indonesia as the countries where things are happening.

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About $100 million of a $500-million loan granted by India has been earmarked for building and improving roads in the Myanmar part of the...

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US beverage giant PepsiCo has signed an agreement with a local Myanmar distributor to sell its soft drinks in the former pariah state after...

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The Dawei deep-sea port and industrial zone project received support from Thai and Myanmar leaders on July 23 in an attempt to soften the...

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Myanmar's new investment law, eagerly awaited by companies ready to pour money into the newly opened economy, has still not been approved by the...

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The US Congress on August 2 voted for an extension of the disputed import ban against Myanmar products. Both the Senate and the House...

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The World Bank has opened up a new country office in Yangon, the commercial capital of Myanmar. The international financial institution will prepare a...

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Myanmar’s aim to attract investments into labour-intensive manufacturing may suffer a setback if the US renews it much-disputed import ban on all goods from the...

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SAIL Marketing & Communications, a Yangon-based advertising and consultancy firm, inked an MOU with the Myanmar Olympic Committee, becoming the sole advertising agency for...

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The Daiwa Institute of Research, a major Japanese think-tank, has been chosen by the Central Bank of Myanmar to spearhead a $380-million project designed...

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Myanmar aims to overtake both Laos and Cambodia in average income per capita by 2014 or 2015, Radio Free Asia's news service reported on...