Second shipment of Myanma avocado to England planned in Jan 2021

Two avocado varieties originated in Myanmar will be delivered to England again in January 2021, Myanmar Avocado Producers and Exporters Association stated. “Myanma avocado is sent to the neighbouring countries China and Thailand through the land border. Additionally, they have been shipped to England on a trial basis and reaped fruitful results. That’s why we […]

Myanmar’s coffee export drops by half this year

Myanmar’s coffee export has fallen by half this year on the weak demand triggered by the coronavirus. Typically, Myanmar exports about 500-600 tonnes of coffee to external markets. The volume plummeted to 300 tonnes this year, said U Thi Ha, general secretary of Myanmar Coffee Association. Following the development of a vaccine for the COVID-19, […]

Myanmar official says ‘totally underestimated’ economic impact of Rohingya crisis

A Myanmar foreign investment official said on Wednesday he “totally underestimated” the economic damage of the Rohingya crisis, adding that the outcry over the jailing of two Reuters reporters would also have some impact on his country’s reputation. Asked at an investor forum in Singapore what impact the crisis had on Myanmar’s economy and investment, […]

Video: Myanmar Company Incorporation – What you need to know

Learn about the Foreign Investment Law and how it benefits capital intensive industry that incorporate in Myanmar under the new law. This is the 2nd in a 2-part video series on Investing in Myanmar. This video outlines the Myanmar Foreign Investment Law (FIL) and the role of the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC). It highlight the […]