Yoma diversifies in booming Myanmar market

SINGAPORE — Singapore-listed conglomerate Yoma Strategic Holdings is planning to expand into education, agriculture and logistics in a bid to capture emerging business trends and diversify its income stream in Myanmar, a booming frontier market. The conglomerate, which has a portfolio that currently focuses primarily on real estate, yesterday announced plans to develop several educational […]

Eric Schmidt praises Myanmar’s mobile efforts, but says North Korea hasn’t called back

Google’s Executive Chairman, Eric Schmidt, was at the Chinese University of Hong Kong earlier today to launch a local entrepreneurship program with the institute. As a man who believes in free and open internet to aid startups and innovation, the exec was happy to give an update on North Korea and Myanmar since he last […]