Chairman Piers Pottinger quits as Myanmar-focused apps developer MySQUAR probes ‘£1 million irregularity’

Piers Pottinger has stepped down as chairman at AIM-listed MySQUAR amid an ongoing internal inquiry into “financial irregularities” at the app developer. Pottinger had been leading the inquiry but he believes interim chief executive Stephen Chong and Stephen Austin, a non-executive director, are better placed to find out what went wrong. Pottinger — formerly of […]

Ayeyarwady Region Investment Fair on 30th Nov to 1st Dec 2018 at Ngwe Saung Beach

The Ayeyarwady Region Investment Fair is jointly organized by Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Ayeyarwady Region Government and supported by Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and Myanmar Survey Research (MSR). The Ayeyarwady Region Investment Fair will be held at Yamonnar Oo Resort Hotel, Ngwe Saung Beach, Pathein Township on November 30, […]

Vpower Group International Holdings Ltd Enters Power Purchase Agreement In Myanmar

VPower Group International Holdings Limited announced that the company and Electric Power Generation Enterprise, Ministry of Electricity and Energy of the Government of Myanmar entered into the power purchase agreement for the purchase of electricity and power generation of a 90MW gas engine power plant in Myingyan, Myanmar. The term of the agreement is for […]

Yoma Strategic to bring Auntie Anne’s Pretzel to Myanmar

First store scheduled to open in Yangon with ambitious expansion planned during the next five years Targeting Myanmar’s growing middle class, Auntie Anne’s™ will sit alongside KFC and Little Sheep Hotpot in Yoma F&B’s expanding franchise portfolio Yangon, 7 November 2018 – Yoma Strategic Holdings Ltd. (“Yoma Strategic”) and Auntie Anne’s™ parent company FOCUS Brands […]

EOI measuring limestone for building cement factory in Hakha district, Chin State. Closing date 27 Nov 2018

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation Department of Geological Survey and Mineral Explorer Expression of Interest in measuring limestone for building a cement factory in Hakha district, Chin State   The Department of Geological Survey and Mineral Explorer from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation has issued an expression of interest inviting […]

Mandalay Business Forum on 9th & 10th Nov 2018 at Mandalay Convention Centre

  Mandalay is stepping up efforts to enhance its appeal as a trading, production and logistics hub in Upper Myanmar and the second largest city with a population of over 1.2 million people.   Attractive Facts for Investors: Mandalay has set its sight on further industrialization and enhancement of its economic condition due to it’s […]

Myanmar Animal Feed Demand still Growing at Healthy Clip

Report Date: 11 October 2018 Report Highlights: Myanmar’s total 2018 feed demand is estimated at about 3.0 million metric tons (MMT) including about 0.5 MMT of aqua feed. Out of this, about 46 percent is commercial feed, 20 percent is local home mix, and 34 percent is raw feed ingredients. Total animal feed demand increased […]

Singapore’s luxury jewellery and gift brand RISIS looking for business partner

Introduction to RISIS Built from a dream to encapsulate natural orchid blooms in pure gold, a quest which led to the creation of the Singapore icon – the 24K gold plated RISIS Orchids, a work of art created by both nature and man. Since 1976, RISIS worked with dedicated craftsmen and designers to continue the […]

iDiscover launch the Yangon Circular Train Travel Guide

Discover the other side of Yangon with the circle line travel guide The iDiscover Yangon is a series of travel guides to Yangon’s old and authentic neighbourhoods. The guides come as a savvy set of a printed map and an easy-to-navigate app, packed with insider secrets, handcrafted walking itineraries, beautiful photography and intimate background stories, […]

Bridging the Energy Gap: Demand Scenarios for Mini-Grids in Myanmar – a research sponsored by PACT

Myanmar’s future growth and prosperity depends on reliable, affordable and high-quality access to electricity throughout the country. More than two-thirds of the country’s 55 million people lack access to reliable electricity, many of them live in rural villages. Currently, more than 30,000 rural villages across Myanmar are not connected to the national grid. Even if […]