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17 November 2017
NoC Notification 55/2017
permitting foreigners to import and sell agricultural machines in a joint venture

1 September 2017
MoL Announcement 4/2017
obliging employers with more than five employees to use the new labour contract template

1 September 2017
New labour contract template issued by the Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population
Replaces the template from 2015. Please subscribe to our premium service if you wish to receive an English translation.

28 August 2017
MoL Notification 140/2017
obliging employers with more than five employees to use the new labour contract template

15 August 2017
Revenue Appellate Tribunal Bill
Please subscribe to our premium service if you wish to receive an English translation. The link leads to our analysis of the bill.

1 August 2017
Petroleum and Petroleum Products Law
Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law 20/2017. Please subscribe to our premium service if you wish to receive an English translation. The link leads to our analysis of the law.

1 August 2017
Law Amending the Stamp Act

26 July 2017
Law Amending the Special Goods Tax Law

26 July 2017
Ministry of Planning and Finance Notification 76/2017
reducing the corporate income tax rate for YSX-listed companies from 25% to 20%

21 June 2017
Ministry of Commerce Notification 38/2017
establishing a system to discover and combat fraudulent import prices. Please subscribe to our premium service if you wish to receive an English translation.

12 June 2017
MoC Notification 36/2017 allowing foreigners to import fertilizers, seeds, pesticides, hospital equipment and construction
materials

11-14 March 2017
Draft of a Myanmar Gemstone Law, 2017

1 March 2017
Union Tax Law 2017

7 February 2017
Ministry of Commerce Notification 14/2017 on the import of used machines

12/13 January 2017
Draft Law to Prevent an Increased Quantity of Imports

10 January 2017
Ministry of Planning and Finance Notification 2/2017 on withholding tax

9 December 2016
Central Bank order on the submission and publication of financial statements of banks

5 December 2016
Central Bank notification obliging banks to report exporters who do not repatriate export proceeds

3-5 December 2016
Foreigners Bill

2 December 2016
Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population announcement on new visa rules

22 November 2016
Supervisory Committee for the Import of Vehicles and Related Business Notification 1/2016 on the types of vehicles permitted to be imported in 2017

22 November 2016
Ministry of Commerce Notification 74/2016 accepting the invoiced price in the application for an import/export license

7 July 2016
Ministry of Commerce Notification 56/2016 allowing foreigners to trade in construction materials

21 March 2016
Myanmar Investment Commission Notification 26/2016 on restricted businesses

29 January 2016
Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law 24/2016: Condominium Law

25 January 2016
Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law 22/2016: Union Tax Law 2016

25 January 2016
Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law 18/2016: Shops and Establishments Law, 2016

18 January 2016
Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law 11/2016: Special Goods Tax Law
The law was comprehensively revised by Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law 17/2017 dated 26 July 2017. We provide an updated version for our premium subscribers.

30 November 2015
Ministry of Finance letter on stamp duty rates for collateralized loans

11 November 2015
Ministry of Commerce Notification 96/2015 allowing foreigners to trade in fertilizers, seeds, pesticides and hospital equipment

13 October 2015
Central Bank letter revoking foreign exchange acceptor and holder licenses

7 September 2015
Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law 55/2015: Motor Vehicle Law

4 September 2015
Labour contract template of the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security
Replaced by a new template on 1 September 2017. Please subscribe to our premium service to receive an English translation.

4 September 2015
Work rules template of the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security

4 September 2015
Payment slip template of the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security

31 August 2015
Ministry of Labour Notification 1/2015 on the signing of labour contracts
Repealed by Notification 140/2017

27 August 2015
Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development Notification 1/2015 – Special Economic Zones Rules (first part)

26 August 2015
Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law 51/2015: The Protection and Preservation of Ancient Monuments Law

30 September 2014
Central Bank Notification 7/2014: Foreign Exchange Management Regulation

28 August 2013
Ministry of Energy Notification 100/2013: Import, storage, transport and distribution of petroleum products