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New Myanmar filmmakers shoot to rekindle golden years

A deadly race to find hidden treasure, car chases and slick fight scenes drive the breakneck narrative of one of Myanmar’s latest blockbusters, as a new generation of directors aim to revive the country’s golden era of film. YANGON: A deadly race to find hidden treasure, car chases and slick fight scenes drive the breakneck […]

Colliers Property Report – Retail Q1 2019

GROWING MOVIE GOERS: A STIMULI TO RETAILTAINMENT Summary & Recommendations As of Q1 2019, the citywideaverage occupancy rate remained at 90% with major shopping malls maintaining almost full occupancy rates. Meanwhile, Colliers anticipates 2019 to have an additional supply of more than 10,000 sq meters. This should continue to encourage tenants’ flight to quality as […]

Big tobacco eyes Myanmar market

A smoky haze greets customers walking into any of Yangon’s tea shops as patrons light up hand-rolled cigarettes known locally as cheroots. Elsewhere in Myanmar’s main city, vendors sell cheap cigarettes smuggled from China to drivers stopped at traffic lights. The pavement is painted red with the spit of people chewing tobacco wrapped in betel […]