Mandalay Airport to Become Logistics Hub

Mandalay International Airport will be upgraded into a logistics hub, according to the Department of Civic Aviation (DCA). The upgrade is expected to improve the airport so that it can provide cargo and distribution services for international and domestic goods. “First, the airport buildings and terminals will be upgraded. This will be followed by preparation […]

Govt approves bid to upgrade Mandalay Airport

A proposal to upgrade Mandalay International Airport has been approved by the government and submitted to the Myanmar Investment Commission, said Win Swe Htun, director general of the Civil Aviation Department. The department has concluded formal talks between Mitsubishi-Jalux and its Myanmar partner SPA Project Management, the consortium that last year won the tender to […]

Can Singapore capitalise on Myanmar’s opening?

Myanmar’s political opening has caught the world’s attention, and many countries are rushing to what has been called Asia’s last frontier market. Punishing sanctions by the European Union have been lifted, while Washington DC has suspended its measures. Seized by the economic potential of the country’s large market and rich resources, Western companies have responded […]

Investors Needed to Link New Hanthawaddy Airport to Yangon

Financial backing from the private sector is needed to link Burma’s proposed new international airport at Hanthawaddy with Rangoon, the country’ biggest city, government officials said. “We propose a highway and a high-speed train to Yangon,” Kyaw Soe, an official at the Department of Civil Aviation, told The Irrawaddy. Unable to put a number on […]

Mitsubishi-Jalux to upgrade Mandalay International Airport to airfreight logistics hub

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Mitsubishi-Jalux Inc. has been chosen as the winner of the final tender for a project to upgrade the Mandalay International Airport to an airfreight logistics hub in central Myanmar, the tender selection team announced yesterday. France’s VINCI Airport […]

7 pre-qualified firms studied Mandalay International airport for upgrading

Seven companies that have won the bid for a contract of the the Mandalay International Airport’s expansion made an onsite visit to make a last inspection before the official announcement as to which company will be awarded with the contract. “One of the companies among the seven who had passed tender will be chosen. Companies […]