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YSX traded stocks in 2019 reaches highest in August

The value of stocks traded on the Yangon Stock Exchange (YSX) hit the highest level of US$1.9 billion this year in August, according to the monthly report of the YSX. A total of 322,176 shares were traded on the exchange during the month. At present, shares of five listed companies — First Myanmar Investment (FMI), […]

MTSH to back other Myanmar SEZs, Yangon development projects

Yangon Stock Exchange-listed Myanmar Thilawa SEZ Holdings (MTSH) will invest in new special economic zones (SEZs) in Myanmar and development projects in Yangon for more growth, U Aung Soe Tha, Managing Director of MTSH, said at the exchange on Sunday. The move will see MTSH invest beyond Thilawa SEZ and in the growth and development […]

VC funding in tech on the rise even as trading on YSX dips

The Myanmar Stock Price Index hit an all-time low at the close of trading last week, closing the second week of the year at 450.14, down by almost 5 percent during the week. Over the period, only shares of Myanmar Thilawa SEZ Holdings (MTSH) were significantly traded. The company released its results for the six […]

The Peninsula Hotel to Arrive in Yangon

​​ First Myanmar Investment (FMI) has announced its luxury hotel venture The Peninsula Yangon as part of its real estate development Yoma Central, a move that coincided with a rise in its share price. On February 16, FMI held a groundbreaking ceremony for the Yoma Central project, formerly known as the Landmark Development, in Yangon. […]

Myanmar Agro Exchange Public Limited  making efforts to be listed on YSX

Myanmar Agro Exchange Public Limited (MAEX) may soon become a listed company on the Yangon Stock Exchange (YSX). Stock trading was approved for MAEX by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Myanmar under the Ministry of Planning and Finance on 11th Jan 2017, but there are still technical and legal changes to be accomplished. “We […]