Myanma Petrochemical Enterprise to invite Expression of Interest (EOI) for Joint Venture Project of No.3 Fertilizer Factory (Kyawzwa); Closing Date: May 4th,2015

  The Republic of the Union of Myanmar Ministry of Energy Myanma Petrochemical Enterprise Title: Request for Letter of Expression of Interest (LOEI) for Joint Venture Project of No.3 Fertilizer Factory (Kyawzwa) 1. The Myanma Petrochemical Enterprise, Ministry of Energy of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar hereby announced an invitation to the experienced […]

PTT plans distribution hub for LNG in Myanmar

PTT is conducting a feasibility study into the construction an LNG (liquefied natural gas) distribution/receiving terminal with an annual capacity of 5 million tonnes in Myanmar, in order to facilitate onshore LNG transportation to Thailand. The facility would be built not far from the Dawei industrial-estate zone at a location where the distribution pipelines for […]

MPT widens distribution of cheap SIM cards

Myanmar Posts and Telecommunications says it has selected 13 companies to sell its new Ks 1,500 SIM cards in Yangon, including Elite Tech, Asia Mega Link, Tarmoe Nyae Chan Thar and Fortune Company. The move follows chaos at mobile phone shops in central Yangon that were overwhelmed by customers eager to snap up the SIM […]

Bidders shortlisted for jet fuel distribution

The Ministry of Energy has recently announced the shortlisted companies, including Shell, BP and PTT, for a joint venture contract distributing jet fuel. The ministry invited tenders interested in forming joint venture for fuel distribution in Mingaladon Township. The contract would be handled by the ministry’s Myanmar petroleum trading enterprise. A total of 23 bidders […]

In Myanmar, Newly Free Media Struggle to Turn a Profit

YANGON, Myanmar — Myanmar’s journalists celebrated this year when the government lifted a five-decade ban on private newspapers. But six months after a dozen dailies rushed into production, journalists who had withstood the wrath and cruelty of a military dictatorship are struggling against something much more mundane: market forces. Despite expectations of pent-up demand, publishers […]

Myanmar approves manufacturing and distribution of Nissan cars

Myanmar Investment Commission has approved the manufacturing and distribution of Nissan cars in Myanmar by Tan Chong Motor (Myanmar) Co Ltd on August 15, according to a report from the Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development. Malaysia-based Tan Chong Motor Holdings Bhd (TCMH), the business partner of Japan’s Nissan Motor, has engaged in discussion […]

Ministry extends electricity tender for 15 industrial zones in Yangon

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. A power and natural gas tender to supply electricity to 15 industrial zones has been extended to August 15, according to the reports from the Ministry of Electric Power. Natural gas will be used in power plants operated […]

Hin Leong Group to expand business in Myanmar

Singapore based Hin Leong Group is planning to expand its business and start the distribution and selling of fuel products in Myanmar, according to Reuters News Agency. Hin Leong Group has businesses in oil trading, bunkering, lubricants blending, diesel retailing, logistics support and storage support. The group is planning to expand their business in South […]