Myanmar economy to post 8% annual growth in coming years: IMF

YANGON – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has estimated that Myanmar’s economy will grow by an average 8 per cent in the coming years led by rising gas production and investment. The IMF praised Myanmar for its economic reforms, but said more were needed at both policy and institutional level as the authorities’ capacity was […]

Foreign investment in private healthcare limited to 70pct

Foreign companies will only be allowed to invest in private hospitals and clinics on a 70:30 ratio with local partners, according to the Deputy Health Minister. Deputy Health Minister Dr Thein Thein Htay made the remark in response to a question raised by MP Dr Aung Than on the government’s agenda for private health services […]