Legal Framework

This chapter examines the legal system of Myanmar, focusing on the implementation of the Myanmar Companies Law and its online portal, the new Competition Commission and anti-corruption code, adjusted capital requirements for foreign firms and joint ventures and the increase in minimum wage in March 2018. It also contains a viewpoint from Cheah Swee Gim, Director, Kelvin Chia Yangon.
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