All of Chin and Rakhine, Most of Kachin to Offer 7-Year Tax Breaks Under New Investment Rules

​​ The Myanmar In­vestment Commis­sion has released a list of townships that will be able to offer in­vestors special income tax exemptions under the new investment law, due to come into effect next month. The commission has di­vided the country’s town­ships into three categories from Zone 1, least devel­oped, to Zone 3, most de­veloped. Investors […]

‘Credible’ Plan for Electricity Supply Among Changes Needed to Boost Investment, Japanese Businesses Tell Suu Kyi

​​ A Japanese busi­nesses delega­tion has outlined a number of measures needed for Myanmar to foster more Japanese investment in a meet­ing with State Counsel­lor Aung San Suu Kyi in Napyitaw, state media reported. The proposal, put forth by the Japanese Cham­ber of Commerce and In­dustry (JCCI), led by its chairman Akio Mimura, emphasized the […]