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Investment

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Investment capital of over US$199 million from permitted foreign enterprises have entered Myanmar in first two months of present fiscal year (FY) 2020-2021 which started in October, comprising of 14 foreign […]

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Exports

As of Sept. 11 2020 of this FY, Myanmar earned over 16.7 billion U.S. dollars from the total exports. (Source: Ministry of Commerce) Exports of Goods and Services (2017-2019) Myanmar: 19.58 Cambodia: X Lao PDR: […]

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Agriculture

Myanmar agricultural sector accounts for some 38% of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), but yields are low due to farmers being cut-off from modern technology under the previous regime for decades. The agricultural sector […]

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Poverty

In 2017, 24.8 percent of Myanmar’s 53 million people lived below the national poverty lines, meaning roughly 13 million had less than 1,590 kyats (1.20 U.S. dollars) per day. (Source: ADB)