Search ASEAN Briefing News



Showing 10 of 255 articles
  • by Reading Time: 2 minutes

    A Guide on Myanmar’s New Insolvency Law

    Myanmar’s new Insolvency Law aims to introduce a modern insolvency regime for investors and entrepreneurs. Read on to learn more.

  • by Reading Time: 2 minutes

    Myanmar Extends Visa Regulations to Five New Countries

    Myanmar has extended visa on arrival access to Austria, Hungary, New Zealand, Czech Republic, and Luxemburg. Read on to learn more.

  • by Reading Time: 4 minutes

    Emerging Opportunities in Myanmar’s Construction Sector

    Myanmar offers a promising economic environment for construction and real estate investors. The country’s construction sector is only expected to grow in the coming years. Find out more in our latest article.

  • by Reading Time: 6 minutes

    German FDI in ASEAN Part III: Malaysia and Myanmar

    ASEAN continues to be an important FDI destination for European investors. Read more about Germany’s investments in Malaysia and Myanmar in the third part of our five-part article on German FDI in ASEAN.

  • by Reading Time: 3 minutes

    Myanmar’s Investment Outlook for 2019

    A large and cheap workforce, natural resources and generally low production costs make Myanmar a perfect destination for foreign investment. Read our latest article to understand Myanmar’s latest FDI trends and outlook for 2019.

  • by Reading Time: 4 minutes

    Threading the Needle: the Rise of Myanmar as a Garment Manufacturing Alternative

    Myanmar’s clothing exports have grown from US$337 million in 2010 to US$1.46 billion in 2015, and could reach US$12 billion by 2020. Learn about opportunities for foreign investment in Myanmar’s burgeoning garment industry, and the driver’s of the country’s growing competitiveness.

  • by Reading Time: 3 minutes

    Myanmar Plans Economic Zones on Chinese Border

    Myanmar’s commerce ministry recently issued a call for investments in economic zones that are planned to be set up on the country’s border with China. Read our latest article to find out where these zones will be located and how they would impact trade and investment between the two countries.

  • by Reading Time: 2 minutes

    Myanmar’s Daily Minimum Wage Increased from Kyat 3,600 to Kyat 4,800

    Myanmar’s union government has increased the country’s daily minimum wage for an eight-hour work day from Kyat 3,600 (US$2.65) to Kyat 4,800 (US$3.54). The wage increase is the first since Myanmar introduced a minimum wage as part of the government’s labor market reforms in 2015.

  • by Reading Time: 4 minutes

    Banking Sector Reforms in Myanmar

    Myanmar recently permitted export-financing services by seven of 13 foreign banks operating in the country. In this article, we provide insight into Myanmar’s banking reforms and investment opportunities in the sector.

  • by Reading Time: 3 minutes

    Myanmar’s Investment Outlook for 2018

    Myanmar is among the fastest growing economies in Southeast Asia with significant market potential for the growth and expansion of foreign companies. Read more about Myanmar’s latest FDI trends and outlook for 2018 in our latest article.

Showing 10 of 255 articles