High holiday count among productivity worries this year in Myanmar

Low private-sector productivity is one of the factors that could challenge growth in Myanmar and the number of public holidays in the country this year is among the top productivity killers, manufacturers said.

Myanmar will have a total of 27 public holidays in 2020, which is nearly a month, excluding Saturdays and Sundays. By comparison, Thailand has 23, Malaysia 14, and Singapore 11.  

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