Natural gas export earned US$1.2billion

The export of natural gas as of 9th September in this fiscal year 2016-2017 fetched only US$1.2billion, a slump of US$770million when compared to the similar period of the last fiscal year, it is learnt from the Ministry of Commerce. The export value of natural gas in this fiscal year amounted to US$1,230.765million, whereas that […]

Myanmar-China pipeline to supply natural gas to Mandalay

YANGON—The Myanmar-China natural gas pipeline has begun supplying daily two million cubic feet of natural gas to the Kyaukse industrial zone through sub-power departments in Mandalay, central Myanmar, as of November 24, according to Southeast Asia Gas Pipeline Co Ltd. The Kyaukse industrial zone has been regarded by the Myanmar government as a key part […]

Some wholesale businesses to jack up prices due to increased electricity charges

Some retail businesses in Myanmar have received notice from their wholesalers that prices for some commodities will be going up as electricity charges double starting this month. “With the meter charges going up, some wholesale businessmen have distributed notices in writing letting us raise our prices as the cost of electricity is higher for the […]