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► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs As Myanmar emerges from decades of economic isolation, some are betting on the country's growth and starting up new businesses. The FT meets two entrepreneurs in Yangon. ► FT World News: http://bit.ly/1Exp0iJ ► FT Business: http://bit.ly/1KUK08s For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes
BBC World News presenter Babita Sharma explored the challenges for business looking towards Burma for new opportunities there. She spoke to the BBC's Chief Business correspondent, Linda Yueh, and to Dan Slater, a British businessman based in Tokyo who has just returned from a trip to Burma. #bbcimpact
What are “ah-nar-dare” and “ya-bar-dare”? Find out in this incredibly funny and insightful talk where investor Thura Ko Ko shares his observations on Myanmar’s business culture as the country opens up from five decades of isolation. Thura left his home country as a boy, growing up in the UK and pursuing a global career as an investment banker. Now back to his native land, his observations as an insider-outsider are poignant and informative, drawing laughter and applause from the delighted audience. Thura Ko Ko is the managing director of YGA Capital, a Myanmar advisory company focused on identifying and investing in attractive growth opportunities in Myanmar. Prior to returning to Myanmar in 2010, Mr. Ko worked for over 12 years in global investment banking and private equity fir...
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The Asia Development Bank estimates that Burma's income per capita could increase six fold by 2030. And another report from a wealth intelligence firm predicts that the country's economic growth will outpace that of all other nations. Banyol Kong Janoi takes a look at the country's emerging new rich in the business capital, Rangon.
The hair trading business in Rangoon is quickly developing. Many buyers and exporters are earning a steady profit. Often women cut their hair to support their families. But increasingly, hair is being donated and the money is used to build bridges, roads or fund social activities for local people. The hair is exported to China, India and Korea to be made into wigs or extensions.
Poppyland (2016): The heroin trade has long fuelled Myanmar's civil war. For some, opium provides a roaring illicit income; for others, a modest farming job. But even with the war slowing down, the drug trade shows no sign of abating in Myanmar. For similar stories, see: How Myanmar's Partisan Astrologers Could Swing An Election https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFpEs8gQ1mQ Are the TNLA A Threat To Peace In Myanmar? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CI7Gd2EpRGQ The Economic Boom Powering Myanmar's Development https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DYpo0wFfOIY Subscribe to journeyman for daily uploads: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=journeymanpictures For downloads and more information visit: https://www.journeyman.tv/film/6726/poppyland Like us on Facebook: https://www.faceb...
BBC Newsnight - Burma: doing business with the Junta. Produced, directed & filmed by Ian O'Reilly. This material is BBC copyright, it has been uploaded to YouTube for the benefit of contributors and other interested parties.
Call on US corporations to respect human rights in Myanmar: http://amnestyusa.org/riskybusiness In this clip from Amnesty's historic Rights Generation event with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burmese freedom fighter speaks with host Alex Wagner of MSNBC's Now with Alex Wagner and Amnesty International USA's executive director Suzanne Nossel about how businesses can act responsibly now that US sanctions have been lifted and Myanmar (Burma) is open for business. Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org/v/CETS/
Former general Thein Sein is working hard to make Burma the poster-child for political and economic reform. Since the end of outright military rule in 2011, the West has moved to ease sanctions despite ongoing international concern over the government's violent treatment of its ethnic minorities. Annette Young and her panel discuss if the West been too quick to reward the Burmese government. By Anelise Borges Jean-Michel LACOMBE. Former French Ambassador to Burma (2003-2007). Professor at Sciences Po Paris; Ah NOH. Burmese activist, Kachin Women's Association (from New York); David CAMROUX. Specialist in South-East Asia, Sciences Po Paris (CERI) (from London). Produced by Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Diaraye Bah. All shows: http://www.france24.com/en/taxonomy/emission/18881 FRANCE...
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