Myanmar MFI Alliance gets $5m from Asia Impact Investment Fund, return backers

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Asia Impact Investment Fund I is a JV between UOB Venture Management and Singapore branch of Credit Suisse AG.

VisionFund Myanmar secures $4m financing from Japan’s JAWEF, MIFA

The microfinance arm of the World Bank will use the loan to extend services to rural and urban communities.


Swiss startup enabler Seedstars raising capital for Myanmar operations

Seedstars is planning to establish an entity in Myanmar together with a possible investor.


Yangon social enterprise Proximity Designs in $5.38m funding pact with Yoma Bank

The local agreement will allow Proximity Designs to fully hedge U.S. dollar funding attracted from overseas.


Vulpes Investment backs Myanmar search tech firm Bindez

Bindez has previously raised seed and angel investments from international investors including 500 Startups.


Myanmar: MCM to invest $96.92m in offshore supply base, scouts for foreign partners

Construction is expected to take about two years.


Telenor, Yoma JV Wave Money looks to expand digital payments in Myanmar

Wave Money has been running experiments in digital payments for the time being.


Ride hailing firm Grab commits $100m to expand in Myanmar

Both Grab and Uber launched services in Yangon earlier this year seeking growth in the market


Myanmar Strategic Holdings plans to raise over $4m with LSE debut next week

MSH’s market capitalisation will be about $23 million.


Myanmar approves $184m mixed-use realty development in Bago region

Hantharwady Development Public Co Ltd is chaired by Than Tun and has over 500 shareholders.