Yangon Stock Exchange weak on corporate governance rules: observers

While globally an initial public offering usually means throwing the doors to your company wide open and letting investors poke around, industry observers say the Yangon bourse has not gone far enough on provisions for transparency. According to listing criteria published in state media last August, companies that wish to go public on Yangon’s stock […]

UK accountants, Myanmar chambers of commerce ink development deal

YANGON—The UK-based Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce (UMFCCI) signed an agreement on Sunday (March 16) to cooperate in Myanmar’s financial and economic development tasks. “We’ll sign the Memorandum of Understanding with the ACCA’s Singapore office,” said an official from the UMFCCI. The UMFCCI also […]