Local call on MIC to halt ANNDIN coal-fired project

Locals from the Parlain Region of Ye Township in Mon State urged the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) to halt the Toyo Thai Corp. coal-fired power project planned for near Anndin Village in Ye Township. The request was made in a petition and letter handed in at the MIC offices by Parlain locals on 24 August. […]

Toyo-Thai Plans $2.7-b Coal Power Plant in Myanmar

Thailand-based Toyo-Thai Corp is in talks to invest $2.7 billion in a 1,280-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Myanmar’s southeastern Mon state. The engineering procurement and construction contractor expects to finalise the deal in the third quarter, said vice president and chief operating officer Surattana Trinratana, according to Thai media reports. The work on the plant […]