Commencement Date of the Myanmar Companies Law 2017

The Myanmar Companies Law 2017 (“MCL”) was issued on 6th December 2017 to replace the Myanmar Companies Act 1914 but the President of Myanmar did not determine its commencement date until last month.

On 21st June 2018, the Office of the President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar issued Notification No. 48/2018 to determine 1st August 2018 as the commencement date of MCL under its Section 1(b).


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