Myanmar to draft two new investment laws

Japan remains committed to Myanmar Japanese companies invested US$22.8 billion in Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam in 2013, according to the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO). The trend is strong, following the first wave of Japanese investment in the 1980s and 1990s, which helped build up automotive and electronics sectors in Thailand, […]

Government, business leaders discuss Myanmar’s national export strategy

Government ministers and private sector representatives met at a workshop on Tuesday to formulate a national export strategy (NES) aimed at boosting Myanmar’s trade and economic development. The Deputy Minister for Commerce delivered the opening speech at the National Export Strategy for Myanmar workshop in Yangon where he outlined the plan. “The national export strategy […]