DICA issues revised list of ‘out of touch’ companies

The Directorate of Investment and Company Administration has published a revised list of companies to be struck off its register, after receiving a number of complaints from businesses named on the list that are still operational. In August, the regulator issued a request for confirmation from all companies still in business, as it seeks to […]

Singapore firms rush to Myanmar, a slice of good life in hand

SINGAPORE — Three years after Myanmar liberalised its economy, a second wave of Singapore companies is flocking to the rapidly-developing South-east Asian country — setting up upmarket pre-school centres, swanky bars and eateries, as well as building posh condominiums. Quaich Bar and the Whisky Store, the Les Amis Group, as well as pre-school operator Modern […]

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 […]