Poor Record Keeping Hurts SMEs’ Chances of Getting Loans

Local small and medium enterprises are having difficulties getting loans as they cannot provide adequate data about their business, said Yangon Chief Minister U Phyo Min Thein at a December 8 monthly meeting between business leaders and the Vice President of Myanmar. Most SMEs are not registered and do not keep records of tax payments […]

Yangon airport arrivals hit record in 2014: govt

Tourist arrivals through Yangon International Airport hit a record high in 2014, rising more than 20 percent, figures from the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism show. The number of foreign visitors arriving through the Yangon gateway increased 21.11pc to 972,597, up from 803,014 in 2013. About 698,206 visitors, representing more than 70pc of total arrivals, […]