Myanmar to grow by 6% in 2021: ADB

The Myanmar economy is forecast to expand by 6 percent in 2021, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in its latest report on December 10. “The outlook for developing Asia is showing improvement. Safe, effective, and timely vaccine delivery in developing economies will be critical to support the reopening of economies and the recovery […]

Analysis | India responds to Myanmar’s call for closer ties to balance out Chinese influence

For the first time, India’s foreign secretary and army chief made a joint visit to Naypyidaw earlier this week, fuelling talk that Myanmar has stepped up its efforts to balance China’s rising influence and New Delhi is ready to respond. In all previous Indian administrations, these officials would visit Myanmar at least once in their […]