Ntegrator wins three contracts worth S$9m

NTEGRATOR International on Wednesday said it has won three contracts worth about S$9 million from repeat customers in Singapore, Myanmar and Vietnam. The latest contracts lift its order wins in 2015 to nearly S$68 million. The communications network company said the first contract was awarded by the Viettel Group, Vietnam’s largest mobile network operator. The […]

Malaysia’s OCK in talk with Telenor Myanmar to build towers

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Telecommunications network services provider OCK Group is in the final stages of getting a contract from Telenor’s Myanmar unit to build and lease more than 900 towers in the country. Sources told StarBiz that the contract would last […]

Ministry of Finance invites open tender to the bidders for Supply of IT Equipment; Closing Date: Dec 21, 2015

The Republic of the Union of Myanmar Modernization of Public Financial Management Project Credit No. 54020-MM/ Grant No.: TF017910/ Project Id.: P144952 Contract Title: Supply of IT Equipment: Desktop Computers, Laptop Computers, Printers Reference No.: MPFMp-MIAs-ICB-GS102, Lots 1 to 3 1. The Ministry of Finance, The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing […]

Department of Rural Development invites open tender for the procurement of motorcycles; Closing Date: Oct 26th, 2015

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. SPECIFIC PROCUREMENT NOTICE (PROCUREMENT OF GOODS / WORKS) REPUBLIC OF THE UNION OF MYANMAR NATIONAL COMMUNITY DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT PROJECT- NCDDP Loan No./Credit No./ Grant No.:H-814MM Contract Title: MOTORCYCLES 105cc (LOW CLEARANCE) Reference No. : ICB G 17 (a) […]

Sun shines on Magwe solar power project

Thai firm Green Earth Power Company has signed an agreement with the government to move forward on its plans to spend US$350 million building a 220-megawatt solar-power generating station near Minbu in Magwe Region. The facility will sit on 850 acres that are not suitable for agriculture, and will take three years to complete, said […]

MPs criticise govt contract to company without invitation to tender

Members of Parliament criticised the government for giving ACE Construction Company the contract to construct a stage in Nay Pyi Taw for a grand military review, estimated to cost Ks 6.4, without inviting tenders. MP Sandar Min said, “The additional budget for the grand military review is not included in the budget estimate. The Ministry […]

Pulse of the future: pilot trading program begins

Beans and pulses traders have begun a pilot program selling futures contracts, as business leaders look to develop a futures market for commodities in the country. Currently most agricultural commodities in Myanmar are sold “on the spot” for immediate delivery, but introducing futures contracts means an agreement to sell a commodity would come on one […]

Ignore contracts for construction at your peril

U Mg Mg’s problem is too common to many of Yangon’s would-be condominium unit owners. He signed a contract a couple years ago to purchase a unit in a building in Mingalar Taung Nyunt township where construction shows no signs of beginning. It has been two years since he inked the contract with the developer […]

Myanmar Airways slated to become Myanmar National Airways: Pending legislation

State-run Myanmar Airways is slated for rename as Myanmar National Airways upon the enactment of the new aviation legislation. Presently, the Myanmar Aviation Bill has been submitted and deliberated in the Lower House of Parliament after the approval of the Upper House. “The Bill has been approved by Upper House and now submitted to Lower […]

APR takes up the elephant dance

As Myanmar continues to emerge from the shadows of isolation onto the international stage, engagement with overseas investors is deepening further. There are some sticking points – the United States has yet to lift all of its sanctions, for example. But Ford and Coca-Cola are here, and nearly 1000 international businessmen and women visited Nay […]