Japan Reassures Commitment to Boost Myanmar’s Infra Dev’t

The Japanese government has reassured its commitment to help develop the infrastructure of Myanmar to attract foreign direct investments in the country. “We will continue to contribute to Myanmar’s infrastructure development with Japan’s wealth of experiences, technologies, and know-how of quality infrastructure,” Japanese Embassy councilor in Myanmar Kazuyuki Takimi said during the “Dialogue for Quality Infrastructure […]

Total in Talks with Myanmar to Build Power Plant, Supply LNG

Total SA is in talks with Myanmar to supply the country’s most populous city, Yangon, with liquefied natural gas. The French energy giant may also build a power plant, according to Xavier Preel, general manager of Total E&P Myanmar. Total, which sold about 11 million tons of LNG last year, is seeking to expand its footprint in downstream […]

No longer a backward nation’: Myanmar launches first stock exchange

The bourse is currently open only to domestic investors and firms, although there are plans to allow foreign involvement in the future. Myanmar launched its first stock exchange with just one listed company on Friday, with hopes the move could aid the country’s economic rise as it emerges from decades of isolationist military rule. The […]