Myanmar poverty drops 16 percent since 2004

It is the second part of a two-part national poverty assessment, which was launched in Naypyidaw on Tuesday. According to the report, poverty in Myanmar dropped from 48.2 percent in 2004 to 32.1 percent in 2015. Among the 15.8 million people living in …

by · Thursday, 14 December 2017 · Myanmar, Thailand

Post-election Myanmar: Asia’s rainbow nation

It’s time for the country to take advantage of the growing international goodwill spawned by the historic 2015 election to create jobs, attract investment, and spur economic growth.

by · Friday, 8 January 2016 · Myanmar