Local recycling company RecyGlo last week emerged as the winner of the Seedstars world competition in Yangon.
RecyGlo, a Yangon-based startup that offers recycling waste management solutions for business and households, has been named the winner of Seedstars Yangon 2019
A bit more than a decade ago, buying a cellular SIM card in Myanmar cost US$3,000 in 2001 and $250 in 2013.
Yoma Strategic Holdings has partnered with FOCUS Brands to bring pretzel chain Auntie Anne’s to Myanmar.
Interest in Myanmar’s startups has been on the rise as investors scour the market for potential returns.
MMTutors, an online tutor-booking platform, has raised a five-digit dollar investment led by Seed Myanmar, a venture capital targeting early-stage tech companies in the country.
The Yangon regional government is inking a deal with a Swiss start-up incubator to launch the Yangon Innovation Centre.
Swiss company Seedstars will invest over USD 1 million in development and operations of Yangon Innovation Center according to a televised statement from a Yangon minister Naw Pan Thinzar Myo at parliamentary session on 29 September.
The Yangon regional government is to sign with a Swiss-based company to implement Yangon Innovation Center (YIC), a project that aims to be an innovation and entrepreneurship hub for youth.