Business

Author: Myanmar Business Today
19 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

LONDON — A bug in Facebook’s WhatsApp messaging service allowed hackers to take over users’ applications when they answered an incoming video call, technology websites ZDnet and The Register reported on Wednesday.

Author: Myanmar Business Today
19 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

LONDON — The world’s biggest trading houses said on Wednesday they saw oil prices not falling below $65 per barrel and possibly breaking above $100 next year as U.S. sanctions on Iran reduce crude exports from the Islamic republic.

Author: Myanmar Business Today
18 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

URUMQI, Oct. 9 -- Plastic film farming, although cost-effective, has brought a side effect of white pollution in China's vast rural areas. However, the problem has been basically solved through recycling in northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

Author: Myanmar Business Today
18 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

SEOUL, Oct. 8 -- South Korean financial companies planned to tighten loan standard for households in the fourth quarter of this year as the government unveiled measures to control speculative investment in the real estate market, central bank survey showed Monday.

Author: Myanmar Business Today
18 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct. 8 -- Malaysian planters are looking forward to exporting fresh durians to China, durian plantation advisor Lim Chin Khee has said.

In an interview with Xinhua, Lim said those planters even included palm oil planters who have recently diversified to durian farming.

Author: Myanmar Business Today
18 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

WASHINGTON — U.S.

Author: Myanmar Business Today
18 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

BEIJING - China’s services sector grew at its fastest clip in three months in September on improved demand, a private survey showed on Monday, though sentiment worsened as firms started shedding jobs after over two years of expansion while rising cost pressures pointed to a squeeze on profit marg

Author: Ei Thandar Tun
18 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

Yangon Regional Government will implement Ngwe Pin Le dry port project in four years’ time. (2018-2021) A total of K141 billion will be used under a PPP program, U Myint Thaung, Regional Minister for Planning and Finance, said at the Regional Parliament.  

Author: Zin Thu Tun
16 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

SINGAPORE - Microsoft Corp is investing in Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab as part of a partnership that the two companies said will allow them to collaborate on technology projects, including big data and artificial intelligence.

The companies did not disclose the deal value.

Author: Swe Lei Mon
16 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

Pride of Myanmar awards have for the first time been established as the 1st wide-range awards platform for Myanmar, to recognize and honor individuals and groups in their particular areas that have either brought Myanmar to the international stage through their work and acts or positively impacte

Author: Ei Thandar Tun
16 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

Nestlé Myanmar commemorated World Food Day 2018 with its inaugural “Nestle Nourishing Myanmar” event held at Maha Bandula Park. The event was open to public from on 6 and 7 October 2018.

Author: Swe Lei Mon
16 Oct 2018
Vol 6 Issue 42

In addition to 59 companies that have already been selling shares, the Directorate of Investment and Companies Administration (DICA) has allowed two more companies to sell shares, according to its statements made on October 1, 2018. 

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