Nov 2, 2015

Mizuho Bank to open second office in Myanmar

Mizuho Bank said Monday that it has been granted permission by Myanmar’s regulatory authorities to open a front office in the Thilawa special economic zone. The unit of Mizuho Financial Group Inc. aims to open the office within fiscal 2015. The office will be ...

China courts hardline Myanmar party

Oct 16, 2015

China courts hardline Myanmar party

A powerful ethnic nationalist politician from one of Myanmar’s poorest and most volatile regions said Chinese officials made him an irresistible offer during a recent visit to the country: Ask for anything, and we’ll give it to you. Beijing’s courting of Aye Maung, chairman ...