E-Commerce and the Digital Economy

E-Commerce in Myanmar

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a wakeup call to the world, showing that the digital age has come and is here to stay. Countries not ensuring a policy framework which aligns with digitalization are setting for failure in the 4th Industrial Revolution. Myanmar is one country that is willing to grab this opportunity put forth by the pandemic to ensure success. The Government has taken the opportunity to bring their e-commerce regulations up to speed. This note focuses on the current e-commerce policies in Myanmar and the challenges faced with regards to e-commerce in the region.