Dilemma on minimum wages could lead to better productivity

Concern is rising among employers over demands that the minimum wage be raised to K4,800- K6,600 ($4-$5.20) per day from K3,600 per day currently. That’s a potential increase in wages of more than 80 percent, a move which, if implemented, could put many companies out of business. The Confederation of Trade Unions in Myanmar (CTUM), […]

MPT, KDDI and Sumitomo introduce new products and services

Myanmar Post and Telecommunications (MPT) has announced the launch of new products and services after an agreement with Japanese telecommunication giants KDDI and Sumitomo on Friday at the Chatrium Hotel in Yangon. The ceremony was attended by officials from the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and MPT, plus representatives from KDDI and Sumitomo and […]