Defying the Pandemic Cathay United Bank Yangon Branch Officially Opens

The Yangon Branch of Cathay United Bank (the Bank) was granted preliminary approval by the Central Bank of Myanmar in April 2020, President Alan Lee said “This year, despite the impact of the COVID- 19 pandemics, we have successfully established the Yangon Branch with the efforts of our colleagues in Myanmar and Taiwan and the […]

Banking curbs stagnating trade with Myanmar : businesses

Improving economic ties with Myanmar may be a key agenda of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Neighbourhood First and Act East policies, but if the business community in Myanmar is to be believed, India’s commercial banking sector is not yet convinced about it. Though the US has withdrawn sanctions on Myanmar and top US banks are […]