Myanmar businesses characterized by low level of company formation, low diversification, low productivity and small firm of less than 10 workers according to Myanmar Business Survey

A report which provides an overview of businesses in Myanmar and sheds light on the constraints they face, was launched today by the Deputy Minister of Planning and Finance, H.E U Maung Maung Win and the UNDP Assistant Administrator and Director of the Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific, Haoliang Xu. The Myanmar Business […]

Draft foreigner laws worry experts, expats

Two draft laws concerning foreigners are sending shockwaves through the expat community and could undermine the government’s stated priorities in attracting responsible foreign investment and promoting a human rights agenda, lawyers and business experts say. Both the draft Law Concerning Foreigners and the Foreign Worker Law are pegged as priorities for the next Pyidaungsu Hluttaw […]

Government to expand instalment system for farming equipment

The agriculture ministry is collaborating with private firms to help farmers facing a shortage of animals and labour purchase machinery on instalment. The government is hoping to help provide farmers with new tractors as part of a bid to improve mechanisation across the agricultural sector. Photo: StaffThe government is hoping to help provide farmers with […]

SolarHome installs PAYG solar system in Myanmar

SolarHome, a fresh new solar company, successfully launched its first product to reach the tremendous potential market in Ayeyarwaddy region. Importing the sustainable Pay As You Go model from from Africa, SolarHome is one of the first successful companies to pioneer this market in Myanmar. In order to enhance the benefits for customers, it aims […]

Myanmar interior design firm looking for foreign design partner

  Our client is a young and dynamic interior design company that has the capability to do interior fit out. Due to the rapid growth of its business it is looking for foreign design firms that have expertise providing design services for commercial projects such as condominium, office buildings and shopping malls to partner with. […]

Singapore Myanmar Investco warns of impending lawsuit by Golden Infrastructure Group

Singapore Myanmar Investco has received an email from the lawyers of joint venture partner Golden Infrastructure Group (GIG) threatening to file a criminal complaint to Singapore’s State Courts against the company’s directors and management for possible breaches. The complaint relates to SMI’s plans to divest its 97% stake in its telecommunications tower business, Myanmar Infrastructure […]

DICA’s Invitation to Shan State Investment Fair on Feb 10, 2017. Please response by Jan, 31st 2017

It is our great pleasure to invite you and your business community to the SHAN STATE INVESTMENT FAIR, which will be held at the Royal Taunggyi Hotel in Taunggyi in Myanmar on 10th February 2017(Friday), co-organized by Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and Southern Shan State Chamber of Commerce and Industry […]

Myanmar Trade Show, Exhibition & Conference Calendar for the month of Jan & Feb 2017

Name, Venue & Organizer Date Myanmar Oil and Gas Summit, Sedona Hotel,Yangon, Oliver Kinross Ltd. 26-27 Jan 2017 Myanmar International Franchise & SME Expo, Tatmadaw Exhibition Hall, Yangon, Myanmar, 981 Creative Myanmar Co., Ltd. 19-21 Jan 2017 Myanmar International Education and Career Fair, Tatmadaw Hall, Yangon, Myanmar, Dagon Exhibitions. 20-22 Jan 2017 AAPG, EAGE, MGS […]

Invitation for Prequalification to supply 4 Train Sets for Myanma Railway. Closing Date 9 March 2017

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens.   INVITATION FOR PRE-QUALIFICATION Date 9th December 2016 Loan Agreement No MY-P4 dated 5th September, 2014 IFP No MR/PQ/104   The Government of Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received ODA Loan (Loan Agreement dated 5th September, […]

Invitation for Bids for Yangon- Mandalay Railway Improvement Project Phase I. Closing Date 9 March 2017

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens.   INVITATION FOR BIDS Date 9th December 2016 Loan Agreement No. MY-P4 dated 5th September, 2014 IFB No. MR/BD/104   The Government of Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency […]