Singapore investments soar in Myanmar

SINGAPORE’S investments in Myanmar are soaring, with the amount pumped in by organisations rising 41.5 per cent from 2012 to hit $311.4 million in 2013. Spending has been particularly strong in the areas of urban development, connectivity and finance, said Ms Lai Shu Ying, the South-east Asia director of trade agency International Enterprise (IE) Singapore. […]

Singapore-Myanmar joint venture Modern Montessori International Group starts Yangon pre-school

A JOINT venture between Singapore and Myanmar has made an early entrance into the latter’s pre-school education market. The company has opened a $500,000 Modern Montessori International (MMI) Group centre in the nation’s largest city Yangon, in the affluent Bahan township. The pre-school was officially opened yesterday. It will be managed by MMI’s local franchisee, […]