Timah plans to build smelter in Myanmar

State-run tin producer PT Timah is looking to expand its business to Myanmar, hoping to set up a smelter in the Indochina country to absorb raw ore. Timah president director Sukrisno said the publicly listed miner was currently conducting a study of the plant that was expected to conclude by year-end. “We hope to start […]

Myanmar’s resources star dims after mine reform delay

<a href=”http://consult-myanmar.com/myanmar-information-search-service-from-us99/” target=”_blank”><img src=”http://consult-myanmar.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/infosearch-thumbnail1.jpg” alt=”Myanmar information search service” width=”600″ height=”250″ /></a> A year ago Myanmar was the hot new destination for resources investors looking to make a fast buck in a country opening up to the outside world, but a new mining law is still not passed, the hot-money crowd has filed out and reality […]