Meet the most active venture capital & investment firms in Myanmar


Myanmar is witnessing replication of successful business models elsewhere.

Myanmar: Yoma’s $718m realty project takes off; Yangon low-cost housing scheme

Yoma Central, previously known as the Landmark, is set to kickstart its $718-million real estate project in Yangon.

Myanmar: bags ‘six-digit series A funding’ for expansion

It claims to have over 60,000 listings, connecting buyers or renters to sellers.

Myanmar Dealbook: Thai T2P partners City Mart; New tourism accelerators

Thailand’s fintech startup T2P signs a for a partnership with Myanmar’s City Mart Holdings. Tourism start-ups in Mekong Region opened for two accelerator programs under MIST.

Myanmar Digest: SMI to sell Shiseido products; Junction City hotel by end 2017

Singapore-listed Singapore Myanmar Investco Limited has signed an agreement to be an exclusive distributor of Shiseido products in Myanmar. Local Shwe Taung group plans to complete its five-star Pan Pacific Hotel by the end of 2017, developed as part of the Junction City project. Singapore’s SMI to distribute Shiseido products… Read more »

Myanmar Dealbook: Sakura project looking for investment; Wyndham launches first property project

Sakura Executive Condo to be built in South Okkalapa township seeks investors. Wyndham, has launched its first property in Yangon, the Tryp Yangon.

Myanmar: Nissan to invest $50m on assembly; $12m cable car project on cards

Nissan Motor starts sales for its new Sunny mainstay sedan in Myanmar and plan to assemble about 10,000 units per year. In Kayin State, Myanmar’s first cable car will be built using $12m.

Myanmar 2017: Investments to chase consumer, tech, financial service themes

Region-focussed PE funds, investment firms, VCs have been chasing deals here

Viettel-backed group gets licence to become 4th telecom operator in Myanmar

It will focus mainly on grabbing market shares in the rural areas.

Myanmar Dealbook: MAPCO invests in $12m in agri parks; Rakhine state to set up SEZs

MAPCO has put in $12 million for the establishment of agricultural industrial parks; Two economic zones are currently under preparation in Rakhine.