2020 was a strange year. It was a year full of ups and downs, surprises, frustrations, self-realizations, and more.

In the startup world, everyone frequently gives this analogy of having to figure out how to make a parachute mid-air after being dropped from a flight without a parachute. …


Due to the recent circumstances with COVID-19, many of us are going to have to / have had to work from home for the first time. My company, nexlabs, has also recently started doing so.

Many teams rely on physical interactions in an office environment to get work done. All…


Disclaimer: The following thoughts are my own and they do not represent any organization or company.

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2 years ago, I tried to #GoCashless in Myanmar. If you have not read my article from back then, here’s the link.

I do not think it would be surprising to you that I…


It’s been phenomenal living in Myanmar for the past five years. Before I left the country to further my studies in Singapore less than a decade ago, I told my family that I probably would not be coming back to Myanmar and that I would be building my future elsewhere.

Evidence of Myanmar’s Telecommunication Leapfrog


In the last 30 days, I started using my credit and debit cards more and more. I wanted to understand why only a few people use cards here in Myanmar. There are so many different types of cards that you can use in Myanmar: JCB, UnionPay, VISA, mastercard, MPU and…


[This is a repost from my now defunct blog]

As a first-time startup founder, it’s quite overwhelming when it comes to preparing the paperwork for your first round of funding. …


Entrepreneurship has been made popular that every keyword that you drop into that Google search box, entrepreneurship comes up to be the first. When I first started, I thought that being an entrepreneur has opportunities for amazing learning experiences. That is true for most of the cases.

But there’s apparently…

Ye Myat Min

Forbes 30 Under 30 / Founder at nexlabs / FinTech / Digital Transformation / Experience Design / Myanmar

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