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Government and Trade

Myanmar Targets $2B in Apparel Exports

Myanmar’s apparel industry trade organization has set an export target of $2 billion for the 2015-16 fiscal year, the state-controlled Global New Light of Myanmar said, citing organization officials.

clock April 7, 2015Tim McLaughlin


Myanmar Apparel Association Hits Back at Protesters

Officials cautioned that those taking part in demonstrations need to abide by the law when protesting or face legal action.

clock March 24, 2015Tim McLaughlin

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Government and Trade

Myanmar Production Comes in From the Cold

The European Union is poised to become the largest export market for “Made in Myanmar” apparel this year, three years after the group of nations lifted economic and trade sanctions against the Southeast Asian country.

clock March 23, 2015Tim McLaughlin

Government and Trade

Myanmar Threatens Legal Action Against Strikers

Government officials said that they will continue to facilitate negotiations with striking garment workers but threatened to take legal action.

clock February 24, 2015Tim McLaughlin

Government and Trade

Strikes Hit Two Myanmar Factories

Thousands of garment workers at two industrial zones outside Yangon are continuing their strikes despite a skirmish with police over the weekend at one factory.

clock February 23, 2015Tim McLaughlin

Ready To Wear

Myanmar Introduces Code of Conduct

The country’s apparel industry is aiming to improve working conditions and boost exports to the European Union and United States.

clock January 30, 2015Tim McLaughlin



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