Thousands of Myanmar-registered companies risk being struck off

More than 20,000 companies are at risk of being struck off by the regulator, including local conglomerates and multinationals, after failing to respond to a request for confirmation that they are still in business. The Directorate of Investment and Company Administration published the request through state media in September, with a view to cleaning up […]

Financial intelligence for Asia’s healthcare markets

“Myanmar’s healthcare infrastructure remains underdeveloped,” writes Ang Wei Zheng, pharmaceuticals & healthcare analyst for BMI Research in Singapore in a new research paper that looks at opportunities for private healthcare providers in the country. Although many healthcare companies, like Malaysia’s IHH Healthcare, have shown interest, to date only three companies have made the leap. First […]