Foreign companies show growing interest in Thilawa SEZ

A total of 45 companies from 11 countries – including Japan and the United States – have submitted proposals to invest in the Thilawa Special Economic Zone (SEZ), a major industrial complex located on the outskirts of Yangon. More than 17,000 intended subscribers offered to buy a total of more than 4 million shares, at […]

US-based Ball Corp to invest in Thilawa SEZ

Ball Corp, the American beverage cans manufacturer, will invest US$40 million to build its plant at Thilawa special economic zone, according to the company’s announcement on Friday in Yangon. “We are a leading manufacturer of steel and aluminium cans,” said a company official. The company signed a lease to set up its business in the […]