Crony culture stands in our way

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Crony culture stands in our way

Post by Saiua » Fri Oct 11, 2013 7:38 am

DVB Debate this week discussed the obstacles that stand in the way of the next generation’s path to success.

Speaking on the panel at Pansodan studio in Rangoon were: youth writer Linn Thaik Nyunt; youth platform leader for the Myanmar Women Entrepreneurs’ Association, Thinn Thinn Sett; and founder of Mingalar Myanmar, Dr. Phone Win.

Dr Phone Win suggested that to be successful, it is not enough to have skills, you also need to have close ties with the government.

“If you find someone who is rich and not a crony, point them out to me,” he said.........................

Full Story: DVB

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