Panasonic to expand smartphone business to Bangladesh, Myanmar

Panasonic will expand its smartphone business to Bangladesh and Myanmar in the next 3-4 months as the Japanese electronics major looks to cash in on the booming demand for mobility devices in the region. Panasonic will expand its smartphone business to Bangladesh and Myanmar in the next 3-4 months as the Japanese electronics major looks […]

Mandalay firms fight forex their own way

Betting the US dollar will continue to strengthen against the kyat, importers and distributors are raising prices to beat the exchange rate. “We set the price higher, but then offer promotions for our customers to encourage them to continue buying,” said U Hla Phone Kyaw, director of Rainbow Bridge Distribution Company, which imports high-end brands […]

As China slows, can Myanmar benefit?

THE news out of China is about a “new normal” of slower economic growth – down to about 7 percent. But at the recently concluded 2015 Asia-Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) held in Singapore, the focus was on the growth potential of the 10 nations comprising the Association of the Southeast Asian […]

Panasonic’s First Integrated Showroom Opens

Panasonic launched the first integrated showroom and service center last week to showcase its lineup of business-to-consumer (B2C) and business-to-business (B2B) offerings available for Myanmar. B2B solutions including the latest technology designed for the retail, security, hotel, office, eco and solar sectors will be exhibited alongside B2C solutions like home and kitchen appliances, beauty products, […]

Panasonic to distribute solar lanterns in Myanmar

YANGON—Panasonic will distribute its new solar lantern in Myanmar starting in January. Distribution of the lanterns is aimed at providing off-grid energy solutions to areas with limited electricity in Southeast Asian countries. They will be sold at a price of around Ks 50,000 in supermarkets and grocery shops across Myanmar. The 3.5-watt solar panel and […]

Panasonic signs up as first sponsor of Myanmar SEA Games

Consult-Myanmar welcomes you to the 27th SEA Games Myanmar, 11-22 Dec 2013 Panasonic Asia-Pacific has been announced as the first sponsor to sign up for the South East Asian (SEA) Games, which take place later this year in Myanmar. As part of its commitment to the biennial multi-sport event, Panasonic will exclusively provide a range […]

Panasonic eyeing to open a branch in Yangon

Panasonic Corporation from Japan is planning to open a branch office in Yangon, said Tin Zar, Assistant Manager from Panasonic (Myanmar) said. Panasonic is preparing for the branch office and will be opened in first week of June. It had a permission from Myanmar government to open. “Panasonic has allowed Myanmar companies to operate business […]