New version of health insurance to be introduced next year

Myanmar Insurance said it will launch a new version of health insurance, beginning January 2017.

The MI has classified the premium rates based on the age groups. Myanmar citizens aged between 6 and 65 and foreign citizens who have already got a temporary stay permit can purchase the product. People can purchase three others insurance coverage in addition to the basic health insurance.

Rice exports drop

Until mid-December this fiscal year, nearly 600,000 tonnes of rice have been exported, about 110,000 tonnes down on last year, according to the Ministry of Commerce.