Central rubber market to open after legislation

A central rubber market will open in 2019 after the new Rubber Law has been enacted, U Khaing Myint, secretary at the Myanmar Rubber Planters and Producers Association (MRPPA), told The Myanmar Times. The drafting is expected to complete by late this year and, as the parliament is unlikely to have lengthy discussions, the bill […]

Mall operator, Thai healthcare group launch Yangon hospital on high demand

Myanmar mall operator Ga Mone Pwint Co has teamed up with Thailand’s Thonburi Healthcare Group to start a new facility, Ar Yu International Hospital, in Yangon, where demand for high quality standards of healthcare is rising fast. The new US$70 million hospital, which will open in mid August, is the first such project in Yangon […]

Myanmar’s e-commerce outlook bright

MYANMAR’S first online wholesale market has drawn over 30,000 visitors in 10 days after the unofficial launch, convincing the shopping platform operator Kaymu of Myanmar’s e-commerce potential. The wholesale category was officially launched on August 11 as a link for buyers and sellers in Myanmar and overseas. It is part of www.kaymu.com.mm, an online shopping […]