Jovago Announces Myanmar Expansion

Present in over 40 African countries and in 2 Asian countries, Jovago – the first hotel booking online site in Africa has announced the opening of its third office in Asia and seventeenth in the world. This new expansion confirms the Jovago strategy to expands operations and presence in Asia with a local presence in […]

Maritime spat to aid rice exporters

Growing tensions in the South China Sea in recent months is leading China to shun Vietnam for its rice imports, opening the door for Myanmar exporters, according to traders. Much of Myanmar’s official exports currently go to African countries, but with Thai exporters dropping prices in those markets since the May 22 coup, Myanmar exporters […]

Rice exports fall short of 2.5 mln tonnes against target

Rice exports are falling short of 2.5 million tonnes against the set target of 3 million tonnes for this fiscal year. “Myanmar exported just over 410,000 tonnes of rice during the last eight months. It is half of the figure of the same period last year,” said Dr Soe Tun, secretary general of Myanmar Rice […]