Women in business and the search for funding

Ma Su Whin Wha reckoned she needed a mentor if her business was ever going to get off the ground. She’s a budding entrepreneur, looking to open a coffee shop with a literary bent. She’s worked through the business plan and received training on the nuances of being a small business owner, but that’s not […]

Office space at a premium as rentals soar

Office space rental prices have surged as high as 1000 percent in some Yangon townships, fuelling demand for office space alternatives in the commercial capital. Growing foreign demand and a burgeoning start-up scene have increased demand for rental property by about 15pc year-on-year, creating an unyielding economy of scale of exorbitant rental prices and conditions. […]