Yangon hotelier with the Midas touch

International hotel chains have descended on Myanmar but that has not deterred one local chain, Clover Hotels Group, from aiming to open 15 hotels in 10 years. “Most of our hotels will be opened in Yangon but we hope to open at least one hotel in each of the major tourist destinations,” managing director Nay […]

Retail Market in Yangon 1H, 2015

Subscribe to our Myanmar Property Mailing List and get notified immediately whenever we have a new report Research & Forecast Report Yangon | Retail Market 1H 2015 Global F&B chains flock to Yangon The presence of international F&B chains, through franchise agreements, strengthened over the past year with Kentucky Fried Chicken opening as the first […]

Myanmar smells fast food success as KFC heads for Yangon

YANGON — There is something in the air around Myanmar’s developing restaurant industry. It smells a lot like standard fried chicken, but this time it is seasoned with a liberal dash of high-end optimism. In a significant development for the country’s nascent fast food sector, Yum! Brands of the U.S. recently announced that its KFC […]

Thailand’s Oishi turns to ice cream in Myanmar

Oishi Group Plc is looking at producing ice cream as a new product to strengthen its food business. Paisarn Aowstaporn, executive vice-president for Oishi food business, said that the company recently introduced Aisu, a new ice-cream brand, at Nikuya Japanese restaurants in Bangkok to test the market response. “We’re interested in the ice cream business […]

Video: Myanmar Investment Opportunities – What you need to know

Learn about the investment opportunities that are revealed by the new legal framework in Myanmar This is the 1st in a 2-part video series on Investing in Myanmar. This video outlines the business opportunities for foreign investors in the Reserved Sector and the Restricted Industry. Discuss about the size of investment required to be successful […]

Panasonic eyeing to open a branch in Yangon

Panasonic Corporation from Japan is planning to open a branch office in Yangon, said Tin Zar, Assistant Manager from Panasonic (Myanmar) said. Panasonic is preparing for the branch office and will be opened in first week of June. It had a permission from Myanmar government to open. “Panasonic has allowed Myanmar companies to operate business […]