Entrepreneurs investing in one of the globe’s most exciting frontier economy, Myanmar, may get a bit more complicated

Investing in one of the globe’s most exciting frontier economy, Myanmar, may get a bit more complicated for entrepreneurs. RANGOON — The Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC), the body that vets would-be foreign investors into Burma, could have its discretionary powers curbed as part of a review of investment policy being undertaken by the Burma government…

About 3,000 Thai SMEs want low interest fund to cushion higher wage impact

According to the Department of Industrial Promotion (DIP), over 3,000 small and medium sized businesses have requested that the government provide them with low interest loans in order to cushion the impact of the 300-baht-daily wage policy which has been pushed forward by the government since the beginning of 2013. Several academic reports points to Thai SMEs being hit hard by the higher minimum…