Business The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business.html Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:10:00 +0630 en-gb Japanese bank teams up with Apex http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12380-japanese-banks-teams-up-with-apex.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12380-japanese-banks-teams-up-with-apex.html Japan's Resona Bank has signed an agreement with Myanma Apex Bank providing for closer financial cooperation, as Japanese firms look to extend their investments in Myanmar.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aye Thidar Kyaw) Business Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:28:53 +0630
Stock exchange location selected http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12379-stock-exchange-location-selected.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12379-stock-exchange-location-selected.html The former headquarters of the Myawaddy Bank will be the Yangon Stock Exchange's new home, according to deputy finance minister U Maung Maung Thein.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Shwegu Thitsar) Business Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:42:51 +0630
FMI plans to list on Yangon exchange http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12373-fmi-plans-to-list-on-yangon-exchange.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12373-fmi-plans-to-list-on-yangon-exchange.html First Myanmar Investments intends to be one of the first to list on the Yangon Stock Exchange shortly after it opens in 2015, according to its chair Serge Pun.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Jeremy Mullins) Business Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:37:01 +0630
‘Stay tuned’ for mobile banking services from Yoma and Telenor, say CEOs http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12338-stay-tuned-for-mobile-banking-services-from-yoma-and-telenor-say-ceos.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12338-stay-tuned-for-mobile-banking-services-from-yoma-and-telenor-say-ceos.html

Service awaits regulatory clarity on rules governing non-bank-led mobile banking before it can launch, companies tell The Myanmar Times.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Jeremy Mullins and Aye Thida Kyaw) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Contract signed to improve Mandalay International Airport http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12339-contract-signed-to-improve-mandalay-international-airport.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12339-contract-signed-to-improve-mandalay-international-airport.html Mandalay International Airport will receive an upgrade after two Japanese firms and a Myanmar-focused company signed a 30-year concession agreement to operate and rehabilitate the airport.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Zaw Win Than) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Li Keqiang, Thein Sein ink large agreements http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12340-li-keqiang-thein-sein-ink-large-agreements.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12340-li-keqiang-thein-sein-ink-large-agreements.html China has signed agreements worth a claimed US$7.8 billion with Myanmar during a visit by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang to the country on November 15.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Nyan Lynn Aung) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Another wait for mine bill http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12342-another-wait-for-mine-bill.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12342-another-wait-for-mine-bill.html Approval of the Mining Amendment Bill has been delayed again as hluttaw members dispute whether or not some of its provisions are constitutional.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Ei Ei Toe Lwin and Htoo Thant) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
British lend a hand on governance http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12343-british-lend-a-hand-on-governance.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12343-british-lend-a-hand-on-governance.html The United Kingdom aims to assist with developing corporate governance standards, holding a workshop at Yangon business association UMFCCI’s headquarters from November 18 to 20.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aye Thida Kyaw) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
French firms find local business http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12345-french-firms-find-local-business.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12345-french-firms-find-local-business.html French businesses are making their push into Myanmar, according to French ambassador Thierry Mathou.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Zaw Win Than) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
BMW takes to the local roads http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12346-bmw-takes-to-the-local-roads.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/business/12346-bmw-takes-to-the-local-roads.html

German automaker BMW will officially begin Yangon sales through its flagship showroom on Pyay Road, after opening its doors on November 15.

 

 

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aye Nyein Win) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630