Myanmar to fully join AEC in 2018 ASEAN

Myanmar to fully join AEC in 2018

Myanmar will only be able to join the AEC in 2018 since the country is yet to stand ready for a full integration, said the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI).
Lao National Assembly opens ninth session World

Lao National Assembly opens ninth session

The 7th tenure of the Lao National Assembly convened its ninth session on July 1, intending to discuss a number of important issues of the country during the next three weeks.
Business

Second wave of mergers and acquisitions begins: paper

Experts have claimed a second wave of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) has begun in Vietnam, the Vietnam Economic News reported, citing experts as saying that the second one is stronger both in terms of numbers and value of the transactions.
ASEAN

ASEAN helps Myanmar build competition law

High-ranking officials from the Myanmar Ministry of Commerce have taken part in a training course on Competition Policy and Law with the support from the ASEAN Secretariat and the German Government.
Society

Pay TV needs stronger channels in Vietnam

In the 10 years since its inception in Vietnam, the pay TV industry has enjoyed spectacular growth, driven largely by the country's impressive economic expansion. The Ministry of Information and Communications estimates that out of the 22 million TV subscribers at the end of 2012, about million subscribed to pay TV.