A planned expansion in Myanmar’s business capital, Yangon, will nearly double the city’s residential capacity, helping to support its property market.
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Economic Update | Myanmar’s construction sector looks to fill order books
31 Aug 2015
Economic Update | Myanmar has difficulty dampening dollar demand
27 Jul 2015
Recent attempts by the Central Bank of Myanmar (CBM) to reduce the use of dollars triggered an unexpected backlash in the form of dollar hoarding and black market trading, providing a timely reminder...
Economic Update | Myanmar’s mining growth hinges on new legislation
25 Jun 2015
The mining industry in Myanmar could see a rise in investment from 2016 if the government can overcome roadblocks to pass new legislation, delays to which have slowed the pace of development in the...
Economic Update | Myanmar sees surge in telecoms investment
27 May 2015
Investment in telecoms has surged in Myanmar in the past year as operators begin to tap a rapidly expanding market, driving growth in the economy.
Economic Update | Myanmar’s budget targets infrastructure and education
27 Apr 2015
A new budget signalled major funding boosts in Myanmar for the power and education sectors, both of which have been identified as structural weaknesses in the economy.