Small spike in taxi registrations

A publicity campaign by Yangon Supervisory Committee for Motor Vehicles to register taxis has had some effect, though there is a long way to go until the city’s estimated 55,131 taxis are registered, said committee chair U Hla Aung. In the month of January about 290 taxis registered, leading the committee – which is commonly […]

Foreign Company Registration Fraud ‘Serious Problem’: MIC

Foreign investments fraudulently registered using the name of Myanmar citizens will be monitored and dealt with according to law, U Aung Naing Oo, secretary of Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) said during a meeting with the local press at MIC’s head office. “This might raise questions about when the actions will be taken, but we have […]

10 firms compete for IT licences

Since the enactment of the recent telecommunication bylaws, more than 10 local and foreign IT companies have applied for licences to construct towers, lay cables and provide other services, according to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology. The directorate of telecommunications enacted the bylaws on October 14. “More than 10 companies have applied for […]

Taxi registration to continue, YCDC insists

Yangon City Development Committee has denied reports that it plans to scrap the city taxi registration scheme, saying responsibility for registration will instead be transferred to another association. ”We will not do the city taxi registration in the future but it does not mean there is no need to do the city taxi registration,” U […]