Myanmar remains worst place in ASEAN for doing business, World Bank ranking shows

Myanmar has failed to improve its ease of doing business ranking for the third consecutive year, with the latest figures from the World Bank showing that the country remains the worst place in ASEAN to conduct business. The newly-released 2019 Doing Business rankings by the World Bank showed that Myanmar ranks 171th out of 190 […]

Hong Kong to Help Myanmar Set up a Gold Exchange

The operator of Hong Kong’s gold exchange is in talks to help the government of Myanmar establish a bourse in the country for trading the precious metal, according to Haywood Cheung Tak-hay, president of the Chinese Gold & Silver Exchange Society. “This is the right timing for Myanmar to establish a gold exchange as the […]

Reliance Industries signs PSC with Myanmar Oil & Gas Enterprise for two offshore blocks

MUMBAI: Reliance Industries has signed a production-sharing contract with Myanmar’s state-owned Myanmar Oil & Gas Enterprise for two offshore blocks that it bagged through competitive bidding in 2013, the Indian energy major said in a statement late Tuesday. Billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries will be the operator of the blocks with a 96% participating interest. […]