Thai Junta Suspends New Labour Law, Extends Deadline After Exodus

BANGKOK/MAHACHAI, Thailand July 4 (Reuters) – Thailand’s junta delayed on Tuesday parts of a new labour law aimed at regulating the foreign workforce after the decree sparked panic and prompted more than 60,000 foreign workers to flee from the country. The military government, which has ruled since a 2014 coup, has invoked Article 44, a […]

Lippo Group Inaugurates First Myanmar Hospital, Plans $1b Investment

Yangon. Lippo Group, one of Indonesia’s largest conglomerates, launched on Saturday its first hospital in Myanmar, as part of the group’s plan to spend $1 billion to build 20 hospitals in the country over the next three to five years. The Mekong-river country serves as Lippo’s stepping stone in its expansion in the Southeast Asia […]

Video: Myanmar Investment Opportunities – What you need to know

Learn about the investment opportunities that are revealed by the new legal framework in Myanmar This is the 1st in a 2-part video series on Investing in Myanmar. This video outlines the business opportunities for foreign investors in the Reserved Sector and the Restricted Industry. Discuss about the size of investment required to be successful […]