Myanmar Payment Union Forms Public Company

RANGOON — Burma’s sole domestic provider of card-based payments, Myanmar Payment Union, has formed a public company comprised of its 23 member banks, according to the organization’s chief executive officer Zaw Lin Htut. Myanmar Payment Union (MPU) had planned to form a public company in 2014 and Burma’s Directorate of Investment and Companies Administration gave […]

Online future for highway bus tickets

The scrum for bus tickets in the lead-up to popular holidays like water festival could soon be a thing of the past, as more companies – and, they hope, customers – head online to make bookings. The country’s increasing interconnectedness, particularly in Yangon, is allowing people to save time they would have spent buying tickets […]