Myanmar kicks off investment law modernisation

Until March 26, the Myanmar government will welcome civil society consultations on a new investment law, which will combine the Myanmar Citizens Investment Law and the Foreign Investment Law. Titled “The Investment Law of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar”, the law was drafted in cooperation with the World Bank’s financial arm, the International […]

Myanmar Business Forum to discuss key sectors

Infrastructure development is one of several key sectors to be discussed at the upcoming Myanmar Business Forum (MBF) in July this year, according to a press release. The forum will also focus on other sectors such as agriculture, fishery, forestry and breeding, natural resources, banking and finance, hotels and tourism, manufacturing, trade and investment, servicing […]

Forum to help implement business reform

The newly formed Myanmar Business Forum aims to provide a space for local entrepreneurs to meet and discuss business issues with the president. The Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI) said that the forum, formed by private entrepreneurs and government bodies, will allow local traders to present reports and will […]