Challenged in Yangon, and loving it

Coming from a country where all rules have been set in place, when a five-minute delay of a train is considered a major disaster, Charlotte Tan regarded her first posting in Yangon six years ago a fortunate stroke of serendipity. The young executive from the global public relations giant Ogilvy & Mather has come to […]

Foreign investors still cautious about Myanmar

Despite strong effort by the Myanmar government to introduce reforms, especially in the business sector, the country still faces a lot of challenges that are keeping foreign investors away, a senior official has admitted. The key challenges faced by the business sector include infrastructure problems such as insufficient power supply, poor roads and logistics, as […]