Motorcycle repair shops dodge Yangon ban

More disconcerting, though, is the traffic. Motorcycles are outlawed from Yangon’s urban townships, markedly changing the manner of traffic in the city from the rest of Myanmar, and most of Southeast Asia. Yet there are a few motorbikes to be seen. Many are used for law enforcement, while some are driven outside the rules. To […]

Myanmar internet down to crawl speed as SEA-ME-WE undersea cable goes for repair

Yangon — Burma’s Internet users should expect delays in establishing connections for a period of about one month, after a disruption occurred with the underwater fiber cable that links the country with international cable networks, Myanmar Posts and Telecommunications (MPT) announced on Wednesday. “Works are being carried out to repair the fault as quick as […]

Bosch’s automotive repairing and components sales center to open in Yangon

Bosch, a German-based multinational engineering and electronics company, will open an automotive repairing and components sales center in South Okkalapa , Yangon in May, according to the company’s representative office in Yangon. The company will give services with the latest brand new machines in the center and has trained the technicians in Singapore. The center […]