Commercial real estate is booming in Myanmar’s capital city of Yangon as foreign companies respond to economic and political reforms by setting up shop in the Southeast Asian nation.
Top-end office spaces in the city are commanding rents higher than anywhere in Asia with the exception of Beijing, Shanghai and Tokyo, and numerous skyscrapers are in development to meet the rapidly increasing demand.
For years, Yangon’s buildings remained stunted compared to cities in more prosperous...
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The Burmese or Myanmar script developed from the Mon script, which was adapted from a southern Indian script during the 8th century. The earliest known inscriptions in the Burmese script date from the 11th... ... More