BUSINESS – Western Union expands in Burma’s banks

Western Union has announced that it is expanding operations in Burma with nine local banks, namely Ayeyarwady Bank, Co-operative Bank, First Private Bank, Kanbawza Bank, Myanmar Apex Bank, Myanmar Treasure Bank, Myanmar Oriental Bank, United Amara Bank and Yoma Bank, which altogether have 460 Western Union outlets across the country to send and receive funds, an important service for Burma’s estimated two million migrants around the world.