4 ways to boost e-commerce in Myanmar

e-Commerce industry growth will need banks and telcos to reduce service fees, provide better APIs, and simplify procedures to eliminate the hassle of payments Since 2012, foreign investors have been on a gold rush in Myanmar. GDP has climbed up steadily from US$58.68 billion in 2013, to US$64.33 billion in 2014, then US$64.87 billion in 2015. In July 2016, the new […]

Ex-swimmer Daphne Teo makes waves in Myanmar real estate

Investing in a new market can be risky business, but former national swimmer Daphne Teo is no stranger to diving into the deep end. Ms Teo, now chief investment officer of D3 Capital, is overseeing the development of a mixed-use luxury project that boasts some of Myanmar’s tallest skyscrapers. Called Golden City, the project in […]

Ex-Google exec returns to his native Myanmar with big plans

Consult-Myanmar welcomes you to the 27th SEA Games Myanmar, 11-22 Dec 2013 Myanmar-born former Google business operations and strategy manager Nay Aung has an ambitious goal: to make online activities, from payment to bookings to e-commerce, the norm in his hometown. Nay Aung, a graduate of Stanford University in California and the London School of […]