Colgate Buys Myanmar Toothpaste Brand

U.S. Consumer Goods Company Buys Laser Brand Toothpaste for Around $100 Million Colgate-Palmolive Co. has acquired a local toothpaste maker in Myanmar, in one of the biggest acquisitions by a foreign company in the Southeast Asia nation. The U.S. consumer-goods company bought Laser Brand Toothpaste for roughly $100 million, a person with knowledge of the […]

US investment in Myanmar focus on natural resources, infrastructure and agriculture

Five broad sectors most interest American business people, including natural resource extraction and consumer goods manufacturing through companies such as Colgate, Pepsi Co and Coca-Cola, trade experts said. Other US interests lie in infrastructure development for electricity production and distribution, road construction, and agriculture; where US firms can provide mechanical equipment as well as seeds […]