Bill committee rejects prison time for employers who break labour law

who break labour law The bill committee of the Pyithu Hluttaw (lower house) has submitted a draft Labour Dispute Law to parliament that excludes a provision for imprisonment of employers who break the law. According to the committee, the imprisonment penalty was not included in the proposal, as it was feared it could adversely affect […]

Income Tax Law should be amended: MP

The Income Tax Law should be amended as there are weaknesses compared to those in the foreign countries, said Upper House MP Myo Win. According to him, the Ministry of Planning and Finance is making necessary changes to the law. As I mentioned earlier, another point is incentives for tax payers. For instance, a taxpayer […]

Parliament Rejects e-Lottery Bill

Pyidaungsu Hluttaw has rejected the government-proposed Aungbarlay Lottery Bill which hopes to introduce e-lottery and provisions that would allow private-government partnership in lottery operations. U Tun Tun Hein, member of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Joint Bill Committee, told The Myanmar Times that as Aungbarlay Lottery Bill was sent back to the government. “Hluttaw cannot accept the fact […]