28Apr

Copyright Protection in Myanmar

Country’s Background for European SMEs Myanmar is an emerging market showing steady growth rates since the country set itself on a course of political liberalisation. Despite being one of the poorest ASEAN nations, the country’s economy grew at around 8.5% in the 2014/2015 fiscal year, with ... Read More
26Apr

What is the status regarding the EU-Myanmar Investment Protection Agreement?

On 26 and 27 April 2017, the chief negotiators met in Yangon to discuss the issues outstanding from the 4th round of negotiations held in December 2016 on the Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) between the EU and Myanmar. Both sides discussed on the newest elements of the EU's reformed approach ... Read More
23Mar

Myanmar Patent Protection in Draft Patent Law

Country’s Background for European SMEs Myanmar is an emerging market showing steady growth rates since the country set itself on a course of political liberalisation. Despite being one of the poorest ASEAN nations, the country’s economy grew at around 8.5% in the 2014/2015 fiscal year, ... Read More
30Sep

Protecting Your IP at Trade Fairs in South-East Asia

Trade fairs in South-East Asia provide European SMEs with the opportunity to present their innovations and ideas to potential business partners and customers whilst also allowing them to learn from and collaborate with other innovators. There is, however, a risk in that disclosing their innovations ... Read More
30Jun

Trademark Protection in Myanmar and the New Draft Trade Mark Law

Background for the European SMEs Despite being one of the poorest ASEAN nations, Myanmar has shown steady growth rates since the country set itself on a course of political liberalisation. The economy grew at around 8.5% in the 2014/2015 fiscal year, with economic reforms bolstering consumer and ... Read More