Written by Published in Economy

An European Union(EU)-Myanmar Business Forum kicked off here Thursday to explore further development of Myanmar-EU ties of comprehensive cooperation.  

Written by Published in Economy

The Central Bank of Myanmar announced that the country  had 7.1539 tons of gold reserve and 8. 19 billion U.S. dollars worth of foreign exchange reserve as of the end of October 2013, the state media reported Wednesday.

Written by Published in Economy

Myanmar has won praise from the World Bank, with the international financial institution applauding the economy’s “strong” 6.5 percent growth in 2012-2013.

Written by Published in Economy

A Myanmar public company, which is one of the two Myanmar companies formed in joint venture with two Japanese counterparts to develop the Thilawa Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in the outskirts of Yangon, will sell its shares to the public soon, official media reported Friday without specifying the date of the move.

Written by Published in Economy

Asian countries are beginning to look at shale oil and gas resources but it could be years before anyone knows whether they can replicate the success of the United States.

Written by Published in Economy

Myanmar will start to set up a stock exchange market by 2015 with the help of Japan, local Eleven Media quoted Deputy Finance Minister Maung Maung Thein as saying on Tuesday.