Singapore, Myanmar to Start Talks on Investment Treaty

Singapore and Myanmar will begin talks on a bilateral investment treaty and update an agreement on avoidance of double taxation in a sign of growing economic ties between the two countries. The moves will send a positive signal to investors and boost economic growth, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong yesterday at a dinner which […]

Singapore brand flying high in Yangon

Yangon may be a three-hour flight and nearly 2,000 km away from Singapore – but it’s difficult not to feel the Lion City’s growing presence in Myanmar’s largest city and its thriving commercial centre. When I landed at the city’s international airport on Monday and made my way to the immigration counters, I spotted a […]