Stock market to arrive on time, like a Tokyo bus

The Yangon stock exchange will benefit from extensive Japanese support to meet a targeted October 2015 launch, said Daiwa Securities director Shinsuke Goto. Although the Securities and Exchange Law was passed in 2013, Myanmar has not yet set up a Securities and Exchange Commission necessary for licensing the exchange and securities companies, and has not […]

Telenor SIM cards set to arrive in September

Telenor will launch their K1500 SIM cards in September, CEO Petter Furberg announced last week. The over-the-counter sales will require no pre-registration. “The fixed-price cards will work immediately on insertion into the phone,” he said, adding that the cards would be sold to anyone producing an identification card. Mr. Furberg said “The 3G network will […]