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MIBS and TASL Announced Key Partnership Unveiling World-Class Cyber Security Solutions for Businesses Worldwide

An exceptional partnership, Mascon International Business Services (MIBS) collaborates with Tata Advanced Systems Limited (TASL), to harness the vast scope of cyber security Solutions in the B2B market in India and neighbouring countries. MIBS, Myanmar’s leading business transformation organization today announced its new partnership with Tata Advanced Systems to establish a wide spectrum of services […]

Myanmar Strategic Unit Wins Security Contract From Paint Firm Jotun

(Alliance News) – Myanmar Strategic Holdings Ltd on Monday said that its subsidiary Exera Myanmar has been awarded a one-year security contract. The developer & manager of consumer businesses said Exera will provide security guarding services at Jotun Myanmar Co Ltd’s factory in Bago, Myanmar. Jotun manufactures decorative paints, marine, protective and powder coatings. “This […]

Security upgrade on the cards for Myanmar’s digital payments

For development of Myanmar’s digital payment sector, cyber security upgrades will be carried out in accordance with international norms, say officials of the Myanmar Information Security Association (MISA) and Myanmar Payment Union (MPU). Security for digital payment services in the country needs to be strong and it must be put in place so that the […]

Low-cost housing problems at Yuzana

Apartments in the Yuzana housing project, a low-cost residential complex in Yangon’s Dagon Seikkan township, first went on sale to the public in March 2016. The project was developed by the Department of Urban and Housing Development (DUHD). Though apartments at the complex have been available for purchase and rent, many residents have complained about […]

Yangon Police hope to tackle crime via CCTV

The Yangon regional government will try to control crime and security threats in the city through a closed circuit TV command centre, a government official said. “In Yangon, our police force is not big enough to carry out all police duties, so we have to enlist the aid of technology,” said Col Aung Soe Moe, […]

Digital landscape rapidly changing

Today’s smartphones can now show people what apps they use most frequently, how much time they spend on them and remind them to take a break. Moreover some mobile applications can have different settings for use by adults and children and limit applications and games by age, because many children use their parents’ phones. “Nowadays […]

Protests and demonstrations a key concern for extractive companies

Protests and demonstrations pose a serious security threat to the oil and gas industry as well as mining sector in Myanmar, a recent poll among industry players showed. Yangon-based Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business (MCRB) organised workshops aiming to raise awareness of the relevance of Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights (VPSHR) for Myanmar’s […]

Myanmar’s Yangon International Airport reveals growth plans

Myanmar’s Yangon International Airport is to be further upgraded to better equip it to accommodate more international traffic. Operator, Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited (YACL), has also revealed that it is stepping up its marketing efforts in a bid to develop its international route network. The announcements come despite the airport admitting that it is likely […]

Illicit imports threaten Myanmar’s e-commerce players

The commerce ministry committed to developing the country’s nascent e-commerce sector as a means to boost trade and create jobs, but the lack of infrastructure and rampant illicit trade pose a serious threat to the emerging industry. The report from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) titled “Rapid eTrade Readiness Assessment of […]

Yangon Aerodrome Company announces new milestones and upgrades for Yangon International Airport

Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited (YACL) is increasing the capacity of Yangon International Airport (YIA), the gateway to Myanmar, and stepping up marketing to open new international routes, even as YIA is likely to close 2018 with the slowest growth in air passenger traffic in five years. At a media briefing today to announce the five […]