Corporate rules need improving

Strong corporate governance is essential for companies to succeed on the Yangon Stock Exchange when it launches – and local companies have a lot to do to be up for the challenge. The market is slated to launch in the third quarter 2015, and whether it survives depends on corporate governance, or the processes businesses […]

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 […]