EU’s withdrawal of GSP not to affect foreign investment flow in Myanmar: official

YANGON, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) — The European Union (EU)’s probable withdrawal of its Generalized Scheme of Preference (GSP) will not impact the foreign investment flow in Myanmar, the official Global New Light of Myanmar quoted an investment administration official as saying Sunday. This will be due to the fact that EU countries have never been […]

More foreign investment foreseen in 2016-2017: MIC secretary

More investment from western countries might be seen in the 2016-2017 fiscal, said Aung Naing Oo, the secretary of the Myanmar Investment Commission. Aung Naing Oo spoke to reporters during a forum titled “New Myanmar Beyond 2015: The Need for New Paradigm” at Yangon Economic University on January 11. “More investment from western countries will […]

Myanmar set to extend e-visa service to all EU countries, minister says

The recently introduced e-visas for tourists will soon be extended to all 28 member states of the European Union, Minister of Immigration and Population Khin Yi told a press conference on September 1 in Yangon. The e-visa is now open to tourists from 41 countries, including all 10 Asean member countries. The Myanmar’s Tour Operators […]