Franchising Business in Myanmar: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

An energized economy The continuous flow of investments the country energized the economy and boosts the entrepreneurial spirit of the people. The dynamism has not been limited to urban centers but spread to rural areas where livelihood activities mushroomed as more people saw the opportunity to address the increasing demand for products and services. From […]

Long delayed IP law undergoing legal review

: A law to regulate intellectual property – covering essential matters of copyright, design, trademarks and patents – could finally be passed later this year as the latest draft is now undergoing legal review before its submission to parliament. A strong IP law is considered vital to attracting foreign investors who might otherwise be concerned […]

Intellectual Property Group to Be Formed Ahead of Expected Law

YANGON — The Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI) will launch a Myanmar Intellectual Property Association ahead of the expected passage of an Intellectual Property Law by Myanmara’s Parliament, according to a UMFCCI official. Aye Lwin, joint secretary general of the UMFCCI, said at a seminar on intellectual property (IP) […]