Thai fuel ban begins to hit Myawady

Myawady – Thailand banned the export of petrol, diesel and oil to Myawady since last Sunday and there would be shortages within a week, said filling station owners. “We are facing shortage of diesel right now. It can be imported officially through the Friendship Bridge but we have a lack of oil trucks and have […]

Myanmar attracts Japanese housing firms, car manufacturers

Myanmar’s transition to a democracy has opened new vistas for foreign companies. The country is now looking for better urban infrastructure and rapid economic development. Recently, “The Building and Housing Seminar between Myanmar and Japan” was held in Yangon to deepen cooperation between the two countries. Ichiro Maruyama, Minister-Counsellor, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of […]