Myanmar Trade Show, Exhibition & Conference Calendar for the month of Jan & Feb 2017

Name, Venue & Organizer Date Myanmar Oil and Gas Summit, Sedona Hotel,Yangon, Oliver Kinross Ltd. 26-27 Jan 2017 Myanmar International Franchise & SME Expo, Tatmadaw Exhibition Hall, Yangon, Myanmar, 981 Creative Myanmar Co., Ltd. 19-21 Jan 2017 Myanmar International Education and Career Fair, Tatmadaw Hall, Yangon, Myanmar, Dagon Exhibitions. 20-22 Jan 2017 AAPG, EAGE, MGS […]

Sule Square Project Stalled in Negotiations

RANGOON — The Sule Square project in Burma’s commercial capital of Rangoon is still under negotiation with the city’s municipal body to secure final approval of its construction, the Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) told The Irrawaddy on Monday, because the developer has yet to fully agree to the committee’s modification demands for the project […]

Sule Square Project Breaches Building Regulations, Says Inspection Committee

RANGOON—The High-Rise Inspection Committee (HIC) of Rangoon’s municipal body said that the Sule Square commercial complex includes two extra floors for which the developers do not have permission to add. Construction of the 23-floor structure is nearly complete. Aung San Win, secretary of the HIC within the Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC), told The Irrawaddy […]

Myanmar Trade Show, Exhibition & Conference Calendar for the month of January and February, 2016

  Name, Venue & Organizer Date Offshore Convention Myanmar 2016. Sule Shangri-la Hotel. Neoventure Corp 12 – 13 Jan 2016 Myanmar Electric Power Convention 2016. Sule Shangri-la Hotel. Neoventure Corp. 13 – 15 Jan 2016 International Franchise & SME Expo. Tatmadaw Exhibition Hall. 981 Creative. 22 – 24 Jan 2016 Myanmar Mining Development Summit 2016. […]

Yangon hotelier with the Midas touch

International hotel chains have descended on Myanmar but that has not deterred one local chain, Clover Hotels Group, from aiming to open 15 hotels in 10 years. “Most of our hotels will be opened in Yangon but we hope to open at least one hotel in each of the major tourist destinations,” managing director Nay […]

Social communication app WeChat launches in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar – June 23, 2015 – WeChat, one of the world’s leading social communication apps, celebrated its official Myanmar launch in Yangon with its latest user and brand embassador, hip-hop artist Sai Sai. Sai Sai demonstrated his favorite WeChat features to the audience, invited fans to come take photos with him on stage, and […]

South Korea’s Dongbu Insurance opens Yangon office

South Korean-based Dongbu Insurance has become the 16th international insurance firm to open a branch office in Yangon. International insurance companies are currently not allowed to operate in Myanmar. However, the Myanmar Insurance Business Supervision Committee was established last year with a view to eventually issuing licences to allow foreign companies to operate in special […]

On Scarcity and Human Resource Pricing in Myanmar

Rounding up a week-long business trip in Yangon, I was having a round of drinks with friends at the Gallery Bar in the Sule Shangri-La Hotel in downtown Yangon, while discussing all that we’d learnt and discovered over the past week. One comment came up as particularly poignant, “Anyone hoping to build a successful business […]

Myanmar Trade Show, Exhibition & Conference Calendar for the month of January & February 2015

No Trade Show/ Exhibition/Conference Event From Event To Venue 1 Myanmar Manufacturing Equipment, Components & Engineering Technology Exhibition 08/Jan/2015 10/Jan/2015 Gaw Yar Fairground (Mandalay) 2 Offshore Convention 14/Jan/2015 17/Jan/2015 Sule Shangri-La Hotel 3 Offshore Convention Myanmar Conference and Exhibition 14/Jan/2015 17/Jan/2015 Sule Shangri-La Hotel 4 Livestock Myanmar Expo & Forum 29/Jan/2015 31/Jan/2015 Tatmadaw Exhibition Hall […]

Myanmar Trade Show, Exhibition & Conference Calendar for the month of November & December 2014

  No Trade Show/ Exhibition/Conference Event From Event To Venue 1 Asia Coatings Markets 04/Nov/2014 05/Nov/2014 PARKROYAL Yangon 2 Livestock Myanmar 2014 10/Nov/2014 11/Nov/2014 Sule Shangri-La Hotel 3 Aqua Fisheries Myanmar 2014 10/Nov/2014 11/Nov/2014 Sule Shangri-La Hotel 4 Power & Electronics Myanmar 13/Nov/2014 16/Nov/2014 Myanmar Convention Center 5 DANA Timberland Investment Conference & Field Trip […]