Camera factory workers strike over allowance

Workers at a camera lens factory in Pyin Oo Lwin township, Mandalay Region, walked off the job because they say the introduction of the minimum wage has led to their pay being cut. The strike is the latest in which workers say factory owners have responded to the minimum wage law by apparently cutting allowances […]

Japanese firm to invest in Myanmar agribusiness

Japan-based Megumi No Sato will join hands with Myanmar’s City Mart Holding Company, to produce and sell vegetables and fruits, according to a company announcement. Megumi No Sato is a popular company back in Japan and is part of the G-7 Group which specialises in selling quality vegetables from select farmers. The Myanmar Investment Commission […]