Moving money for the masses

Wave Money, Myanmar’s largest mobile financial services provider, celebrates its fourth anniversary this year. The company, which envisions providing the Myanmar people with a simple, affordable and trustworthy service through which they can move and manage their money anywhere they want in the country, now has 24 million customers. That’s more than half the population, […]

Mandalay vows to maintain order at Thingyan Festival

Mandalay will ensure the orderly celebration of the Thingyan Festival by designating areas where commercial pandals (marquees) can be erected. U Kyaw San Myint of the Mandalay City Development Committee said the commercial pandals will only be allowed on the western side of the moat on 80th street. Other areas of the moat will be […]

Kanbawza Bank opens its 300th branches in Yangon

Kanbawza Bank opened its 300th branch in Myanmar on Bogyoke Road in Yangon, placing Kanbawza at the top of the list of private banks with the most branches in Myanmar, sources say. Kanbawza opened over 260 branches before August 2014 and opened the rest between August and November of this year. The saving amount is […]