Doing Business in Myanmar
COST ITEMS COVERED IN THIS SURVEY
Land, space and building
Industrial, commercial, residential and others; multiple locations; industrial zones
Office space, commercial space, warehouse, residential place, etc.
E.g. Factory with reinforced concrete structure
Minimum wage, basic salary, overtime, typical allowances, social security etc.(Unskilled workers, skilled workers, engineers, supervisors, managers, etc.Human resource development,Vocational training, business management training etc.
Company registration and investment approval (DICA/MIC/SEZ)
Business establishment process
Governmental obligatory registrations and licenses for business start up (by labor/immigration offices, line ministries, local governments and designated associations)
Corporate tax, commercial tax, withholding tax, stamp duty, income tax etc.
Customs and clearance
Tariff rate, handling fee, documentation, COO etc.
Licensing, documentation etc.
20ft container maritime/aviation freight cost with major destinations
Land transportation via major borders with neighboring countries
Truck, railway, inland water between major cities, toll road fee, etc.
Cargo handling cost
Loading/unloading cost, warehouse etc.
Electricity, water, sewage, waste treatment, gas, fuel, generator etc.: for each item, installation/ initial cost, tariff table, running cost, service fee etc.
Mobile phone, landline, internet; subscription, rate for call/SMS/data.
Business services and others
Finance and insurance
Bank account, loan, transfer, saving and other financial services
Lawyers, accountants, translators/interpreters, business consultants etc.
Environment (EIA/IEE), building/fire/electricity inspection, IT etc.
Hotel room rates, rent-a-car rates, visas etc.
Foreigner’s living cost
Accommodations, commodities, medical and education costs, vehicles, etc.
Population of Ratio of States and Regions
Comparison of minimum wages between Myanmar and Selected Countries