Malaysian bio-fertiliser factories discussed

A malaysian bio-tech company is exploring plans to produce bio-fertiliser in Myanmar, after meeting with officials from the Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation last week. Bio-fertiliser differs from regular fertiliser by including living organisms that contribute to plant growth through warding off diseases. Sim Keng Huna, managing director of Agro Yuli Sdn Bhd, met with […]

Ch Karnchang eyes inroads into Myanmar

THAI construction firm Ch Karnchang has teamed up with its subsidiary TTW to explore business opportunities in Myanmar. TTW is conducting a feasibility study on water-treatment plants, starting with one in Mawlamyai. It expects to announce a decision early in the new year. “We’ve been working on expanding into Myanmar in the past few years. […]

Petronas executive keen on an Andaman Sea future

Malaysia’s state-owned energy firm Petronas is looking at new opportunities in Myanmar as part of a regional push, according to company senior executives. The firm has won four onshore blocks and intends to participate in future bidding rounds for offshore blocks, said Encik Sharbini Suhaili, vice president of Petronas Upstream International. “We are still looking […]