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Myanmar Dealbook: Thai SCI Metal to build towers; Mega gas pipeline project


Myanmar Dealbook: Thai SCI Metal to build towers; Mega gas pipeline project

Myanmar Dealbook: Japan’s Fujifilm, Thai packaging firm plan investments

Japan’s Fujifilm will set up a facility in Myanmar and invest $6 million in the country while Thai packaging expert Kim Pai will invest $7 million and focus on the domestic market.

Myanmar: Seedstars Yangon winner Digital Royal Net to get upto $1m funding, chance to expand

Digital Royal Net Solution, a tech start-up that created ‘E-School’ software, won the Seedstars Yangon.

Myanmar: Plan for $100m loan from World Bank under discussion

Myanmar is planning to get a loan of $100 million from the World Bank for the development of financial sector.

Myanmar Citizens Bank gets approval to trade on Yangon bourse from Aug 26

First Private Bank, Myanmar Agricultural Business Public Corporation and Great Hor Kham are expected to follow suit on YSX.

Myanmar: Seedstars World holds startup pitching session for tech startups

Seedstars World, a Switzerland based start-up completion is holding a pitching completion for Myanmar tech start-ups for up to $1m investment opp.

Myanmar Dealbook: Burst invests $8m for data center, Japan’s Aeon in shopping mall venture

Burst Networks has invested $8m to build data center. Aeon Co Ltd from Japan will build its first shopping mall.

Myanmar Dealbook: India to set up Sittwe SEZ; Industrial Zones to be upgraded

India is looking into supporting the Sittwe IZ; The industrial zones in Yangon are soon expecting better management.

Myanmar Dealbook: Yoma’s Landmark project to start in 2016-end; FMI makes changes in BOD

Yoma Strategic Holdings is ready to start their Landmark by end 2016 that could cost $660m; FMI changes its BOD while they add capital in Yoma bank.

Myanmar Dealbook: Yangon Door2Door looks beyond food delivery; AAT Business park to invest $8000 seed fund

Yangon Door2Door looks into expansion beyond food delivery and into two other regions outside Yangon. AAT Business park is organizing a training program for start-ups.