Trade-reliant Singapore is typically among the first countries to be hit during global crises because of its small and open economy (AFP Photo/Roslan RAHMAN)
26 March 2020
Singapore's economy, a bellwether for trade-reliant Asian countries, suffered its worst...
Arieal view of Thilawa Special Economic Zone. Photo: Myanmar International Terminals Thilawa
26 March 2020
Over 80 factories in Thilawa Special Economic Zone are operating as usual despite the...
A man sweeps the floor of the New York Stock Exchange after the closing bell in New York, New York, USA, on 20 March 2020. Photo: EPA
21 March 2020
Global stock markets pushed higher Friday at the end of another volatile week, as weary...
A view of the Federal Reserve building is seen in Washington, DC. Photo: AFP
21 March 2020
Leading central banks on Friday announced a new effort to keep dollars pumping through...
This photo taken on March 17, 2020 shows a high rise commercial building under construction in Yangon. Photo: Sai Aung Main/AFP
20 March 2020
Myanmar has attracted more than US$2.7 billion in foreign direct investments over the...
People wear masks at the departure lounge at the Yangon International Airport in Yangon, Myanmar. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
19 March 2020
Economic growth across the South-East Asia region is expected to slow to 4.2% in 2020, as...
Myanmar vendors arranging a display of gold jewellery at a jewellery shop at Chinatown in downtown Yangon. Photo: AFP
19 March 2020
With the gold price sliding in the global market, the price of the yellow metal in the...
Ships dock at the port in Yangon. Photo: EPA
16 March 2020
The value of Myanmar’s imports between 1 October and 6 March in the current fiscal year...
Tourists wear masks as they visit the Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
16 March 2020
As of 15 March, the United Kingdom’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has advised...
Empty shelves for toilet paper and sanitizer at a local Walmart in Dallas, Texas, USA, 13 March 2020. Photo: EPA
14 March 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on the global economy, but in the United States...
Nan Phar Lone market in Tamu town. Photo: Soe Thu Aung
14 March 2020
Chairman of Administrative Office of Nan Phar Lone market in Tamu, Pho Thar, told Mizzima...
14 March 2020
Within less than a decade, Myanmar has emerged from isolation to become one of the new...

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