Myanmar investors flock to Yangon bourse’s second listing

SINGAPORE — Myanmar Thilawa SEZ Holdings, or MTSH, made a raucous debut Friday as the second company on Myanmar’s Yangon Stock Exchange, riding a flood of interest from the country’s burgeoning equities market. The developer of the Thilawa Special Economic Zone, an industrial park southeast of Yangon, was to debut at 40,000 kyat ($34.10) a […]

Tourism tops investment poll

The tourist sector is receiving the most local investment, followed by industry and construction, according to the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC). Aung Naing Oo, secretary of the MIC, said: “Investment has been allowed since 2011-2012. There were 34 projects by Myanmar investors worth Ks 240 billion (US$240 million) in 2011-2012. A total of 65 projects […]