A man talking on a mobile phone at a bus stand in Yangon. Photo: Mizzima
08 February 2016
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the International Finance Corporation—IFC, a member...
Photo: KIC
05 February 2016
Karen National Union (KNU) Brigade 7 will start running the first KNU highway express bus...
04 February 2016
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the Republic of the Union of Myanmar...
Computer generated architectural model showing Hanthawaddy International Airport. Graphic: YONGNAM-CAPE-JGC CONSORTIUM
02 February 2016
The consortium comprising JGC Corporation, Yongnam Holdings Limited, and Changi Airports...
Map: Asian Highway
02 February 2016
The Oriental Highway Company will upgrade the existing Mandalay-Muse two-lane highway to...
Another KFC branch opens - People queue outside the KFC first branch restaurant in Yangon, Myanmar, 30 June 2015. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
30 January 2016
KFC Myanmar will be opening its first store of the year at Dagon Centre 2 on January 31.
Near Kyaukphyu Economic Zone. Photo:
26 January 2016
The end of 2015 saw a series of major announcements and decisions regarding Myanmar’s...
Thilawa SEZ site. Photo: Bo Bo/Mizzima
22 January 2016
According to the National Planning and Economic Development Ministry, Thilawa Special...
A tourist withdraws money from an ATM machine in Yangon. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
22 January 2016
A dual-function co-brand debit card, MPU-Union Pay, will be introduced in Myanmar, aimed...
Credit- SMART Myanmar
21 January 2016
SMART Myanmar held a kick-off launch event on 19 January at the UMFCCI with approximately...
The consortium pledges to protect the environment once the special economic zone and port get up and running. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
18 January 2016
Comprehensive government standards for assessing the environmental and social impacts of...
Construction is underway at the special economic zone. Kyaukphyu SEZ site. Photo:
18 January 2016
The consortium of companies that will build energy and industrial projects in the...