MOU opens doors to Myanmar for more Singapore firms

SINGAPORE — Homegrown transport and logistics firm Bok Seng Group signed an agreement with Myanmar’s Ayeyar Hinthar Group earlier this year to develop a one-stop logistics hub in the Pathein Industrial City — the region’s first large-scale industrial park. Bok Seng is one of the growing number of Singapore businesses seeking to expand into the […]

Singapore Firms Wary About Rushing Into Myanmar

The expected wave of investment from Singapore firms venturing into Myanmar following the nation’s reforms has not occurred, mainly due to wary companies waiting for clearer policy direction. Many thought the rise to power of Ms Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) a year ago would trigger the piling of investors into […]

Singapore firms boost footprint in Myanmar

Singapore urban planning and development firm Surbana International Consultants is expanding its Myanmar footprint. Its new projects in the fast-emerging nation include a master planning project for i-Land Industrial Park in Bago division, just north of Yangon. Surbana has also snagged projects in facilities management and design services for developments in Yangon, said the Temasek […]