ADB not worried about impact of technology on Myanmar jobs

Despite widespread automation of manual work functions, Myanmar jobs are not under “huge” threat by advancements in technology, economists at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) told the media during the organisation’s annual general meeting (AGM) in Manila on May 4. However, the government needs to monitor the impact of changing technologies on local jobs. Meanwhile, […]

Ranhill eyes power plant projects in Myanmar, Sabah

PETALING JAYA: Ranhill Holdings Bhd, which is close to partially divesting its waste water company in China, is eyeing a gas-fired power plant project in Myanmar and submitted a proposal to build a new power plant in Sabah. Its president and CEO Tan Sri Hamdan Mohamad said the Myanmar government is calling for expressions of interest […]

The Nordic House in Yangon – A promising perspective

A Thursday evening in Yangon, Myanmar. 700-800 guests are gathered to learn or explain about Scandinavia, the natural focal point when the Nordic House, hosting the Danish and Norwegian embassies and the Finnish and Swedish consuls, opened the doors for visitors to mark their move to new premises on the 3th of March 2016. A suitable […]