21 Mar 2016
There was something of a wait-and-see sentiment on the part of the business community during the period leading up to Myanmar's historic elections on November 8 2015. The elections eventually culminated in the National League for Democracy, headed by Aung San Suu Kyi, securing almost 80% of the contested seats in the Myanmar parliament, and ending nearly 50 years of military dominance. M&A activities have been placed on hold during these past months, but will undoubtedly bounce back with renewed energy and force. Even in the months preceding the elections, the outgoing government had already embarked upon a series of game changing pieces of legislation, in readiness for post-election M&A activities in Myanmar.
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