10 August 2018
Myanmar Strategic Holdings Ltd.
("MSH" or the "Company" or the "Group")
Notice of AGM
Myanmar Strategic Holdings (LSE: SHWE), the independent developer and manager of consumer businesses located in Myanmar, announces that its Annual General Meeting ("AGM") will be held in Singapore at 80 Raffles Place #33-00 UOB Plaza 1 Singapore 048624 on Wednesday, 5 September 2018 at 3:00pm (Singapore time).
A copy of the Notice of AGM and associated proxy form have today been posted to Shareholders and will shortly also be available on the Company's website at http://ms-holdings.com. Members unable to attend the AGM in person may participate via videoconference facility, the details of which are included in the Notice of AGM.
For further enquiries:
Myanmar Strategic Holdings
Enrico Cesenni, Founder and CEO
Allenby Capital Limited
+44 (0) 203 328 5656
+44 (0) 203 735 8825
Notes to editors
Myanmar Strategic Holdings Ltd.
Myanmar Strategic Holdings Ltd. is an independent developer and operator of consumer-focused businesses located in Myanmar, one of the fastest growing economies in the world. The Company's portfolio currently focuses on Hospitality, Education and Services with the view to expand within the broader consumer sector in Myanmar as it grows.
Hospitality sector: through its portfolio the Company currently manages over 470 beds across 4 boutique hotels in 3 core tourist locations across Myanmar, operating under the award winning Ostello Bello budget hospitality brand. MSH operates an asset light strategy, entering into long-term operating and management agreements with local hotel owners.
Education sector: the Company currently has exclusive development and franchising agreements with Wall Street English for ten English language centres across Myanmar over the course of the ten-year agreement. Two centres were opened in 2017, and, as of March 2018, they served over 1,000 students. Through the franchise MSH also partnered with the Directorate of Company Administration in Myanmar to provide English language courses to its civil servants. A third centre is scheduled for opening in August 2018.
The Company has a joint venture with Auston Institute of Management to develop and operate the Auston College Myanmar. The private school opened in May 2018 offering diplomas in Engineering Technology, Construction Project Management and Networking, Information Systems, and Security. English language learning is also provided by the Company's nearby Wall Street English centre.
Services sector: through its recent acquisition of EXERA, the Company now offers safety, security and cash in transit services. Founded in 2013, EXERA employs approx. 1,000 guards making it one of the largest safety and security operators in Myanmar.
Myanmar was one of the fastest growing economies in Asia in 2017 (Source: Asian Development Bank). In 2018, its annual GDP growth is expected to be about 8.0% (Source: Asian Development Bank), making it one of the fastest growing economies in the world.
MSH is well positioned to provide investors early exposure to Myanmar's strong economic fundamentals enhanced by ASEAN's wider growth prospects.
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