Mega Lifesciences marks 20th year in Myanmar

MEGA LIFESCIENCES, a Thai pharmaceutical firm, celebrated 20 years of operations and US$100 million (Bt3.5 billion) of business the company and its partners have secured since its inception in Myanmar. “From starting on a very small scale in 1995, to now having 1,400 staff, eight offices and presence in 50 towns and cities in Myanmar, […]

Bayer Opens New Office in Myanmar

German pharmaceutical company Bayer HealthCare has opened a new office in Yangon through its subsidiary Bayer Thai, the company announced. Bayer also signed an agreement with India-based Mega Lifesciences – a distributor of pharmaceutical and consumer goods – to distribute products of Bayer’s healthcare division in Myanmar. Bayer’s products to be distributed in Myanmar include […]

First-mover advantage: Mega Lifesciences

Mega Lifesciences poised to profit from the network it has built up in Myanmar since 1995, a model it has since applied to other underserved emerging markets. It has been 18 years since a Thailand-based company took a step that almost no one else dared make. Its decision to enter the then-closed economy of Myanmar […]