Kaymu online shopping site hits 2,000 retailers

THE German online shopping website Kaymu has announced that it has successfully connected with over 2,000 retailers in Myanmar over the last two years. “We’ve seen an increase in sales by approximately 20 per cent, which is mainly to do with people having more trust toward online shopping,” said Alexander Wiederin, a business development executive […]

Ecommerce services for payment to start

Local consumers are increasingly taking to the web to make a deal, yet paying for products is still a major headache. While services like US-based PayPal and China’s AliPay are making it easy for seamless e-commerce around the world, Myanmar is still a cash-based society, with few of the solutions that has helped drive online […]

E-Payment Services to Come Online in February

RANGOON — Burma’s sole domestic card-based payment system, Myanmar Payment Union (MPU), will offer online services beginning in early February, according to an executive. Chief Executive Officer of MPU, Zaw Lin Htut, told The Irrawaddy that local cardholders will soon be able to make online purchases after companies enroll with one of the firm’s 20 […]