Japan investment to change the face of train travel in Yangon

YANGON – Tourists visiting Myanmar’s largest city, Yangon, could be set to lose one of the star attractions of the former capital, as Japan invests in upgrading the railway which encircles the city. While the responsibility for upgrading the 46 kilometers of track which makes up the Yangon Circular Railway rests with Myanmar Railways, the […]

Japan gets 3 out of 9 Foreign Banking Licenses in Myanmar

Singapore is also a winner. Nine foreign banks have recently been awarded preliminary Foreign Banking License in Myanmar. According to a release from Consult-Myanmar, the award of the banking licence also shows the influence that the countries that the banks come from – in financing development and trade in Myanmar with the rest of the […]