Online motor market gathers momentum

Internetfirms are attempting to promote online car sales in Myanmar, though some say consumers are slow to take up online vehicle retailing. With new brands and models entering Myanmar every day, proponents of an online auto marketplace say it allows for customers to conveniently browse a wide range of vehicles. “The main advantages for an […]

Ditching Clunkers, Car Imports Drive Burmese Demand for Oil

SINGAPORE / RANGOON — Burmese businessman Lay has doubled the number of cars he owns to six in just three years, as reforms in Southeast Asia’s poorest country unleash a wave of consumer spending. The opening up of the economy, with a loosening of military rule ending decades of isolation, has meant a surge in […]