Capital-hungry Myanmar firms cautiously drawn to Singapore listings

“Many Myanmar business owners admire the reputation of Singapore Inc and look forward to raising their own prestige that comes with a Singapore listing,” said Kim Huat Chia, head of corporate & capital markets at Singapore law firm Rajah & Tann. But hurdles to successful offerings are high. Singapore’s bourse says while it has seen […]

American fast food chain playing catchup in Yangon

The first Ya Kun store will be slated to open in the 1st week of June 2013 at the front of the new Parkson Department Store along the strategic Bogyoke Aung Sang Road. As the new Parkson Department Store is next to the historic Bogyoke Aung San Market – which is a must visit for […]