Business The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:10:00 +0630 en-gb Japanese bank teams up with Apex 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.

]]> (Aye Thidar Kyaw) Business Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:28:53 +0630
Stock exchange location selected 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.

]]> (Shwegu Thitsar) Business Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:42:51 +0630
FMI plans to list on Yangon exchange 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.

]]> (Jeremy Mullins) Business Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:37:01 +0630
‘Stay tuned’ for mobile banking services from Yoma and Telenor, say CEOs

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

]]> (Jeremy Mullins and Aye Thida Kyaw) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Contract signed to improve Mandalay International Airport 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.

]]> (Zaw Win Than) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Li Keqiang, Thein Sein ink large agreements 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.

]]> (Nyan Lynn Aung) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Another wait for mine bill Approval of the Mining Amendment Bill has been delayed again as hluttaw members dispute whether or not some of its provisions are constitutional.

]]> (Ei Ei Toe Lwin and Htoo Thant) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
British lend a hand on governance 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.

]]> (Aye Thida Kyaw) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
French firms find local business French businesses are making their push into Myanmar, according to French ambassador Thierry Mathou.

]]> (Zaw Win Than) Business Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0630
BMW takes to the local roads

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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