Commerce ministry losing patience with car centre closures

Defunct Yangon car sales centres are causing headaches for the Ministry of Commerce. Businesses are failing to formally report closures, leaving the ministry with an out-of-date registry on which two-thirds of listed sales centres no longer exist. ‘’Among some 190 Yangon sale centers 66 have closed but are still included on the Ministry of Commerce’s […]

Land Prices Soar in Pegu Division with News of Major Airport Project

Land prices have skyrocketed in Pegu Division, northeast of Yangon, following the recent awarding of a contract to build a major new international airport there. After an announcement last weekend that South Korea’s Incheon International Airport Corp. had been selected to build the Hanthawaddy International Airport, which is expected to be Burma’s biggest international airport, […]