Heavy metal: U Tay Za’s ‘uranium’ find

Tycoon U Tay Za claims to have purchased uranium samples in upper Myanmar, and will return to the area in the future to search for a deposit. Speaking at a rare press conference held at his Yangon home on Inya Road on January 19, he said that if a uranium deposit is indeed found, he […]

Asian Wings, ANA deal cancelled

A planned partnership between All Nippon Airways and a private Myanmar airline, Asian Wings, has been cancelled because of concerns over the viability of the project, the two sides announced on July 30. The two airlines signed a partnership agreement in August 2013 under which ANA, Japan’s largest airline group, was to pay US$25million for […]