Singapore firms rush to Myanmar, a slice of good life in hand

SINGAPORE — Three years after Myanmar liberalised its economy, a second wave of Singapore companies is flocking to the rapidly-developing South-east Asian country — setting up upmarket pre-school centres, swanky bars and eateries, as well as building posh condominiums. Quaich Bar and the Whisky Store, the Les Amis Group, as well as pre-school operator Modern […]

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, […]