Import-export e-licences to debut by end of year

The Ministry of Commerce plans to launch an e-system for applications for import-export licences by the end of the year, deputy minister for commerce Dr Pwint Hsan said. “Entrepreneurs will be able to apply for import-export licences via the Internet instead of have to go to Yangon or Nay Pyi Taw,” Pwint Hsan told the […]

Burma to Allow Foreign Banks to Begin Some Operations Next Year

Ground clearance and basic infrastructure preparation work has begun on an industrial estate inside the Thilawa Special Economic Zone, said the Japanese Kyodo News agency. A ceremony marking the start was attended by Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation, Marubeni Corporation and Sumitomo Corporation plus nine Burmese business partners and Naypyidaw government representatives, said Kyodo. Mitsubishi, Marubeni and […]