Is it a tender when the result is fixed?

An unusual urgent proposal was submitted to the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw on May 22. Its object was to suspend an invitation to tender. U Aung Thein Linn has proposed that a Ministry for Information tender for land in Mayangone township be suspended. (Aung Htay Hlaing/The Myanmar Times)U Aung Thein Linn has proposed that a Ministry for […]

Brand USA’s Opportunity in Myanmar

This week, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker is leading a delegation of American CEOs to Myanmar – a country whose opening remains filled with peril and promise. Escalating violence against Myanmar’s Muslims has caused more than a thousand deaths; the destruction of more than ten thousand homes, mosques, and schools; and the displacement of […]

Dawei SEZ impeded as Italian-Thai incapable to finance alone

DAWEI—Myanmar is going to invite more international investors to participate in the Dawei Special Economic Zone Project as Italian-Thai Development (ITD) has proved unable to fund it alone, officials told a press conference on Monday. The implementation of Dawei SEZ and its related projects has been delayed as ITD faces financial constraints. The project is […]