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Serge Pun, one of the richest individuals not only in Myanmar, but all over Southeast Asia, on July 6 criticised the government of Aung...

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While taxi hailing apps Grab and Uber are struggling with the Thai government over their legal status and over licensing issues, both companies are...

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A $700-million urban development project saw its groundbreaking ceremony in Yangon downtown on February 17: The "Yoma Central" complex, the country's largest real estate...

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Myanmar launched a new public transport system in its business hub and largest city of Yangon on January 16,  the first such network providing...

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Yangon’s property market finally cooled down in 2016 from a peak that began to ease in 2014 as a result of changing government policies. During...

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Farmers in Myanmar, notoriously under-equipped with agricultural tools, made a virtue out of necessity of deploying 3D printing technology to create bespoke parts the...

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Myanmar police said on November 26 that they arrested three Muslims for planting home-made bombs around Yangon and were investigating their links to what...

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Singapore remains the most expensive city for expats in the Association for Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, according to the 2016 Cost of Living...

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Myanmar Thilawa SEZ Holdings (MTSH) made a solid debut on May 20 as the second company on Myanmar's Yangon Stock Exchange, spurring a lot...

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Shortly after the presidential elections, Myanmar's property market is clearly cooling off, with prices in the two major cities of Yangon and Mandalay being...

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Getting around in Myanmar is becoming easier since Yangon-based company Oway Ride launched a Uber-style ride-hailing app. The car-on-demand service can be booked in...

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Now that the elections in Myanmar have passed, the country hurries to resume a number of delayed projects to win back investor confidence which...

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Sky-high property prices in Myanmar, which in the country’s commercial capital Yangon have reached or partly exceeded the level of New York, Tokyo or...

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Thailand and Myanmar signed an agreement on July 28 to allow citizens with ordinary passports to make visa-free travel of up to 14 days, provided...

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With ultra-high rents and stiff prices for utilities, clothes, transport and entertainment, Yangon has made it up in the list of costliest cities for...

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For expats in Myanmar, most of which are moving to the country’s business hub of Yangon, searching for a reasonably affordable apartment or office...

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The general strength of the US dollar and poorly managed currency control by the Myanmar central bank has led to another plunge of the...

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Danish beer giant Carlsberg became the first foreign brewer to open a facility in Myanmar. The launch of the new $75-million brewery took place...