Minimum Wage to be increased to 4,800/- MMK per day
In Nay Pyi Taw, Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population held 4th National Minimum Wage Committee meeting on 29th Dec 2017. The meeting decided Minimum Wage rate to be increased to 4,800/- MMK per day. It is 33% (one-third) increase from current rate 3,600. Employers with 10 workers or more will be responsible to pay Minimum Wage. Now it is in 60 days period for public comment or objection before it takes effect.
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MGMA's 4th Factory Award Dinner
The MGMA hold “MGMA's 4th Annual Factory Awards dinner 2017” successfully in Summit Parkview Hotel Yangon on 9th December 2017
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MGHRDC’s first Labour Law Training
Myanmar Garment Human Resources Development Center (MGHRDC) is training school of the MGMA. Daw Khine Khine Nwe, Secretary General of MGMA conducted first ever Basic Labour Law Training for trainees who will enter into employment very soon after their basic sewing course in MGHRDC.
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Skills Training for your Staff
The Myanmar Garment Human Resources Development Center (MGHRDC) is a full-time training facility in north Yangon.
MGHRDC offers two regular courses free-of-charge for garment sector workers.
The MGMA Press Release
A number of recent reports have placed a negative light on Myanmar's garment sector. We believe that these reports don't accurately portray the reality of the sector. We also acknowledge that there are some shortcomings. The MGMA is committed to using its limited resources and capacity to helping address these. So the MGMA published a press release on 2017-10-04.
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MGMA membership comes with a range of services to help your business grow. Services include: Business Matchmaking, Events and Exhibitions, Training & Worker Support Services.
MGMA possesses the best available knowledge on the Myanmar garment sector. Whether you are a supplier or buyer, we will work to link you with companies relevant to your business.
Events & Exhibitions
We organize monthly ‘meet the buyers‘ networking events. These gatherings bring together international retailers & brands + factory owners in an informal setting.
About the The Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association
The Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association is committed to supporting our factory members by providing valuable technical training services and supporting them in finding business opportunities. Together, our member factories provide jobs and livelihoods for approximately 200,000 workers. We are proud to be an anchor of support for an industry on whom so many families depend. We also facilitate responsible foreign investment in the sector.
With the best sectoral knowledge available, our association is well-positioned to provide expert advice regarding your business development plans. Whether you intend to launch a garment factory, supply for one or source from one, MGMA can help your business engage with one of Myanmar’s most exciting & thriving export sectors.
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