Myanmar

Banks, Fintechs Gear Up for Myanmar’s Digital Revolution

As Myanmar undergoes a digital revolution, international banks and foreign investors are perceiving the country’s large pool of unbanked as a still untapped opportunity. The latest move comes from the National Bank of Canada which became a strategic shareholder in

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Fintech in Myanmar, an Overview

In countries like Myanmar, financial inclusion is a topic of growing importance. The rapid advances in technology are changing the way people access and consume financial products. In Myanmar, fintech companies and corporations are capitalizing on the country’s rapid development

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Mobile Money Banking Conference in Myanmar

The latest cutting-edge technologies and innovative solutions for the mobile telecommunications and banking sectors will be showcased this month at the 8th Mobile Money & Agent Banking Summit 2017 to be held on February 21-22 at the Park Royal Hotel

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Myanmar Expands Access to Financial Services with World Bank Support

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved a $100 million credit to support Myanmar in improving the access of families and small and medium-sized businesses to financial services. Myanmar’s Financial Sector Development Project aims to promote the development

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This May: The Very First FinTech Conference in Myanmar

Emerging Asia FinTech & Agent Banking Summit 2016, to be at the PARKROYAL Yangon hotel on the 17th and 18th of May, will be the very first fintech conference in Myanmar. The conference is set to assess mobile money issues

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The Growing & Untapped Myanmar Mobile Payment Market

Myanmar is an untapped and growing market that has surprisingly quick uptake of mobile phones which opened the door for mobile payment.  We explain how Myanmar’s mobile payment system works from behind the scenes and for the ordinary citizen. There are 4

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