28Apr
MOLIP announcement about compensation for Social Security workers

MOLIP announcement about compensation for Social Security workers

On 28th April, Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population announced that social security workers who had to stop working while waiting for their company to be inspected in accordance with the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Health and Sports on 19 April 2020, will be eligible to receive ... Read More
27Apr
Myanmar Government releases COVID-19 Economic Relief Plan (CERP) to mitigate economic impacts of COVID-19

Myanmar Government releases COVID-19 Economic Relief Plan (CERP) to mitigate economic impacts of COVID-19

On 27th April, Myanmar Government has released the COVID-19 Economic Relief Plan (CERP), detailing 7 goals to mitigate the economic and social impacts posed by the pandemic. Each goal is detailed in several action plans, a timeline, an entity in charge and indicators to monitor their ... Read More
24Apr
MoC announcement to importers and distributors to continue activities

MoC announcement to importers and distributors to continue activities

On 24th April, the Ministry of Commerce announces that importers and distributors should carry on with their activities in order to prevent the shortage of goods and price rise.More information in Myanmar language here.More information in Englishlanguage (unofficial translation) ... Read More
20Apr
 World Bank approved a $50Million credit for Myanmar COVID-19 Emergency Response Project

World Bank approved a $50Million credit for Myanmar COVID-19 Emergency Response Project

The World Bank has approved a US$50 million credit for the Myanmar COVID-19 Emergency Response Project, as part of global emergency support operations through a dedicated fast-track COVID-19 facility. For detailed press release in English please click here. 
For the detailed press release in ... Read More
20Apr
Customs department to ease imports and exports process

Customs department to ease imports and exports process

In lights of the COVID-19 situation affecting countries globally, the Customs department announced several notifications to ease trade operations. On 3rd April, the Customs department announced updated import procedures to enjoy tax reduction rate (Notification 2/2020). English unofficial ... Read More