Policy silence hits car import demand

The market for imported luxury cars has been severely damaged by the government’s failure to provide direction on its import policy, according to showroom managers. Showrooms have been unable to import new cars for personal use, because the government in April told township officials in Yangon to stop issuing import recommendation letters, which are necessary […]

BMW to drive ASEAN summit

BMW is to provide vehicles for ground transportation for the 2014 ASEAN summit, a local representative announced last week. Officials will be ferried around town in up to 95 BMW chauffeur-driven limousines during the two summit sessions in May and November next year. “It is an honour to partner this ASEAN summit chaired by Myanmar,” […]