Knowledge Highlights 11 May 2020

As of early May 2020, Myanmar has a relatively low figure of less than 200 Covid-19 cases. The government acknowledges, however, the economic consequences of Covid-19, which have been felt in Myanmar. These include disrupted supply chain and trade flows, falls in retail and discretionary spending, a near cessation of tourism and an understandable slump in consumer and investment sentiment. In managing the Covid-19 situation, the Myanmar government has systematically issued a variety of measures, some of which are tabulated in this article. The article reflects information available as of 6 May 2020.

To read the article, please click here.

For a full list of measures, including those which have expired or have been superseded, please click here.

Further information

Allen & Gledhill has a Covid-19 Resource Centre on our website that contains knowhow and materials on legal and regulatory aspects of the Covid-19 crisis.

In addition, we have a cross-disciplinary Covid-19 Legal Task Force consisting of Partners across various practice areas to provide rapid assistance. Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us at


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