Marsh Opens Myanmar Rep Office to Tap Insurance Broking Business

American insurance broking and risk management firm Marsh has opened its Yangon representative office in Myanmar. The Marsh Singapore Yangon Representative Office will conduct market research and feasibility studies for insurance broking business in Myanmar, and provide business support and liaison activities on behalf of Marsh Singapore’s businesses, the company said. Marsh Singapore is a […]

Strong pipeline’ follows first onshore loan by UOB

UOB has a “strong pipeline” of projects set to follow its loan to a hotel development this week. The deal marked the first onshore loan by a foreign bank in Myanmar, according to company representatives. Singapore-based UOB received permission to open its Yangon branch for May 4, and announced the loan to Rangoon Excelsior in […]

Singapore-Myanmar training institute aims to boost youth employability

YANGON: Young people in Myanmar can soon turn to a new training institute in Yangon to learn skills that will make them more employable. The Singapore-Myanmar Vocational Training Institute will open its doors in the first quarter of next year. It is the first time Myanmar has set up such a facility with a foreign […]