Business The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business.html Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:36:16 +0630 en-gb Grey skies for natural gas prices http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13839-grey-skies-for-natural-gas-prices.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13839-grey-skies-for-natural-gas-prices.html Income  from natural gas exports could decrease by US$1.5 million a day as an international price slide hits home, according to a senior official from the Ministry of Energy (MOE).

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aung Shin) Business Tue, 31 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
CDSG, Mitsubishi in $200m tie-up http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13841-cdsg-mitsubishi-in-200m-tie-up.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13841-cdsg-mitsubishi-in-200m-tie-up.html Local  conglomerate Capital Diamond Star Group and Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation will form a joint venture for food manufacturing and distribution, according to a press release.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Jeremy Mullins) Business Tue, 31 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Capital Diamond Star and Mitsubishi to tie up in food venture http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13821-capital-diamond-star-and-mitsubishi-to-tie-up-in-food-venture.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13821-capital-diamond-star-and-mitsubishi-to-tie-up-in-food-venture.html Local conglomerate Capital Diamond Star Group and Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation will form a joint venture for food manufacturing and distribution, according to a press release.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Jeremy Mullins) Business Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:00:48 +0630
Headaches for banking sector staffing as companies expand http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13813-headaches-for-banking-sector-staffing-as-companies-expand.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13813-headaches-for-banking-sector-staffing-as-companies-expand.html The  banking industry is booming, but finding skill workers and training staff is a constant challenge.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Jeremy Mullins , Myat Noe Oo) Business Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Everyday people fear inflation with budget http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13814-everyday-people-fear-inflation-with-budget.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13814-everyday-people-fear-inflation-with-budget.html Economists and everyday people say they are concerned about rising prices resulting from a large planned civil servant salary increase, as members of parliament spoke in favour of planned pay raises during parliamentary sessions on March 26.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Ko Ko Aung) Business Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Experts warn on black money flowing into stock market http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13815-experts-warn-on-black-money-flowing-into-stock-market.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13815-experts-warn-on-black-money-flowing-into-stock-market.html Care needs to be taken to prevent illegal money flowing through the planned Yangon Stock Exchange, or it risks its reputation as a reliable place to do business, according to experts.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aye Thidar Kyaw) Business Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Apex to launch at end March http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13778-apex-to-launch-at-end-march.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13778-apex-to-launch-at-end-march.html Myanmar's  newest carrier Apex Airlines will begin operations from the end of March, making it the 10th airline to enter the country’s increasingly crowded skies, officials said yesterday.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Zaw Win Than) Business Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Hong Kong touted as window to world trade http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13782-hong-kong-touted-as-window-to-world-trade.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13782-hong-kong-touted-as-window-to-world-trade.html A Hong Kong business delegation visiting Myanmar touted the special administrative region as a gateway to commerce throughout the world.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Ko Ko Aung) Business Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Microfinance stagnates due to tough rules http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13784-microfinance-stagnates-due-to-tough-rules.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13784-microfinance-stagnates-due-to-tough-rules.html The  domestic microfinance industry is being held back by a number of constraints on funding, preventing more small-scale loans from being disbursed, according to industry insiders.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Jeremy Mullins) Business Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
First ship arrives for strategic petroleum reserve program http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13757-first-ship-arrives-for-strategic-petroleum-reserve-program.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/13757-first-ship-arrives-for-strategic-petroleum-reserve-program.html Myanmar has begun building a strategic petroleum reserve (SPR) program, hoping to take advantage of declining international crude prices to build up its own stock.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aung Shin) Business Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630