SMEs in Myanmar struggle to survive COVID-19 pandemic

Small-and medium-sized enterprises have been especially hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an industry group in Yangon. “We plan to release data showing our members’ difficulties,” said U Min Thu, secretary of the Yangon MSME Association. Small businesses have been closed since early September, which has damaged their chances to make a profit, […]

South Korea to assist with Twantay canal development

South Korea is providing help to draw up the main plans for the Twantay canal development, sources say. The Directorate of Water Resources and Improvement of River Systems has signed an agreement with the ISAN Corporation from South Korea to conduct a survey for the canal’s development, according to a directorate official. “The ISAN Corporation […]