Growth, living standards to rise as Mandalay aims to be second growth engine

Living standards in Mandalay Region are expected to rise this year with per capita GDP rising to K1.7 million compared to K1.5 million in the past, said regional chief minister U Zaw Myint Maung at the Mandalay International Trade Fair and Business Forum held on March 23. This will come on the back of rising […]

Myanmar to implement the ASEAN Economic Community by 1st Jan 2015

Myanmar plans to implement the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) by January 1 of 2015, according to the Minister for National Planning and Economic Development. The Minister was speaking at the first day of the 24th ASEAN Summit being held in the capital Nay Pyi Taw. “AEC is the one of the programmes. We plan to […]