Ministry of Construction sees urgent need for Yangon-Thanlyin bridge replacement

A bridge linking downtown Yangon with Thanlyin township across the Bago River is being tested beyond its limits and “could break at any time” according to an official at the Ministry of Construction, who said the government is planning to build a stronger second bridge as a matter of urgency. Yangon-Thanlyin 1 Bridge was designed […]

Foreign companies to be invited to build Yangon low-cost housing

Foreign companies will soon be invited through a public tender to build low-cost housing projects in Yangon Region, according to the Ministry of Construction. This will mark the first time foreign contractors are given access to the affordable housing sector in Myanmar. Ministry officials have said they will prioritise building housing for the poor, after […]

Yoma revs up property development drive in Myanmar

YANGON — Singapore-listed Yoma Strategic Holdings is accelerating its real estate development drive in Myanmar to meet growing local demand for residential units, offices and commercial facilities. Yoma’s move comes as Myanmar has emerged from decades of international isolation and now enjoys high economic growth, making the Southeast Asian country an increasingly promising property market. Yoma […]

No winner for Thanlyin Oil Refinery

The Ministry of Energy will call another tender to refurbish the Thanlyin oil refinery, after the previous candidates have fallen short. In January, it was announced that two firms – Thailand’s PTT and Singapore’s Puma Energy – had been shortlisted, after about 20 international and local companies had flagged interest. Ministry of Energy director U […]

Myanma Petrochemical Enterprise to invite LOEI for Joint Venture Project of Construction of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) terminal and Supply Chain of LPG Business; Closing Date: July 15th, 2015

  The Republic of the Union of Myanmar Ministry of Energy Myanma Petrochemical Enterprise Invitation for the Letter of Expression of Interest   Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens.   Title: Joint Venture Project for the Construction of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) terminal and […]