Govt reserves land for Rakhine state SEZ

The government has set aside 1708 hectares (4289.32 acres) for the future Kyaukphyu Special Economic Zone in Rakhine State, parliament heard on December 3. Deputy rail minister U Myint Thein, the chair of the Kyaukphyu SEZ management committee, said the zone would comprise two deep-sea ports of 148 hectares and 95 hectares in extent respectively, […]

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) […]

Roundup: Myanmar works for upgrading Yangon rail line

Myanmar is working for upgrading Yangon’s circular rail line by introducing a foreign loan of 207 million U.S. dollars for the project as part of its Yangon Central Railway Station expansion project. Provided by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the loan is to purchase trains which will enable to offer faster and more regular […]

Japan helps Myanmar maintain railroads

Japan has provided modern railway equipment to Myanmar to help the country maintain its railroads, official media reported Thursday. The kinds of equipment, worth 5.327 million yens (about 53,270 U.S. dollars), was provided by the Japan International Transport Institute (JITI) to the state-run Myanmar Railways. Myanmar has been seeking assistance from the Japanese government’s International […]