Faster, easier loans for Mandalay SMEs

The chair from Loan Implementation sub-committee, U Maung Maung Win, who is also the deputy minister for planning and finance, headed the meeting. It was held on Sunday at the Mandalay Regional Chamber of Commerce (MRCCI) premises. U Maung Maung Win said a working committee will ensure that a separate loan facility will be set […]

Bandwidth Tender Suspended Again

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list The tender for a 2600MHz licence has been suspended yet again due to objections from two major telco players, Ooredoo and Telenor. “We will call tender for two types of frequencies. 2600MHz will be offered first, then 1800MHz will be next. Any spectrum licence holder can apply for […]

ICT City Inches Forward, But Still an Empty Lot

The Myanmar Computer Professionals Association said it has earmarked land for the development of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) city. The over 300-acre land is located near Yangon East University in Thanlyin. The tech park, to be developed by the Myanmar Computer Professionals Association, is aimed at creating job opportunities for local IT technicians. […]

ISP licenses to be issued after new IT law

The Communication and Information Technology Ministry announced that new Internet Service Providers (ISP) licenses would be issued to operators after the Information Technology Law is enacted, at the annual General Body Meeting of the Myanmar Computer Professionals Association (MCPA) held in Yangon on September 20. Min Zeyar Hlaing, Chairman of the Myanmar Computer Industry Association […]

Myanmar Trade and Business Association List

We get alot of questions about what are the various business and trade associations other than UMFCCI that a foreign investor should know about. Appended below is the list that we recommend: Myanmar Gems & Jewellery Entrepreneurs Association     29,Min Ye Kyaw Swar Rd.,Ward (8),LMDW 218451, 2300159   Association of Myanmar Architects [AMA]     Ward (9),HLG 519673~76 […]