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Thailand offers tax cut to manufacturers quitting China

Thailand is proposing a new package to attract more foreign investment in the country, including a 50% tax break to entice manufacturers relocating production from China. The package of measures, called ‘Thailand Plus’, is targeting companies looking to move away from China as a result of the ongoing trade war with the US. “The new […]

NZMCC – Meeting of the Minds Forum, 26 Sep 2019

We are delighted to announce our next event on Thursday 26 September, ‘Meeting of the Minds’ – Experts discuss Myanmar’s Economic Performance and Outlook. What are the pressing issues in the villages and towns, in the international investment community, for commercial people on the ground? This event will be a panel discussion with experts deeply familiar […]

NYDC: Evaluation of Expression of Interest for Stage-2 Infrastructure Projects

CEO’s Weekly Blog – 20 August 2019   Dear Friends, On 11 February 2019, NYDC announced the Request for Expression of Interest (EOI) to participate in the Stage-2 infrastructure projects, which included six work streams, namely, 1) Power Supply and Distribution; 2) Natural Gas Supply and Distribution; 3) Cyber Connectivity; 4) Public Transport; 5)  Waste […]

Tourism Ministry : Tender for Marketing Collateral. Closing Date 14 Aug 2019

REPUBLIC OF THE UNION OF MYANMAR MINISTRY OF HOTELS AND TOURISM DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM PROMOTION Invitation for Tenders In conformity to the Tenders Guidelines of Myanmar government, Directorate of Hotels and Tourism under the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism would like to invite proposals for “Making Design for Tourism Promotional Materials such as Destination brochures, […]

Announcement of Life Insurance Winners by MOPF

THE REPUBLIC OF THE UNION OF MYANMAR MINISTRY OF PLANNING AND FINANCE ANNOUNCEMENT NO (3 /2019) 15th Waning of Waso, 1381 ME (31 July 2019) Announcement of successful applicants for life insurance business in Myanmar to be operated by a joint venture between a Myanmar insurer and a foreign insurer (“Life Insurance JV”) Following the […]

Announcement of Non-Life Insurance Winners by MOPF

THE REPUBLIC OF THE UNION OF MYANMAR MINISTRY OF PLANNING AND FINANCE ANNOUNCEMENT NO (4 /2019) 15th Waning of Waso, 1381 ME (31 July 2019) Announcement of successful applicants for non-life insurance business in Myanmar to be operated by a joint venture between a Myanmar insurer and a foreign insurer (“Non-Life Insurance JV”) Following the […]

PACE Survey on Citizens’ Political Preferences for 2020

Executive Summary In March 2019, PACE conducted its fifth nationwide public opinion poll, Citizens’ Political Preferences for 2020, covering 511 wards/villages in 233 townships. A total of 511 enumerators con- ducted 2,978 face-to-face interviews, including 782 in states, 544 in Yangon city and 428 in Shan state. As the country is one and half years […]

RFQ Provision of High Quality of Recruitment Services for UNDP and UN Agencies in Myanmar. Closing Date 13 Aug 2019

Request for Quotation – 2019/UNDP-MMR/RFQ/055, Provision of High Quality of Recruitment Services for UNDP and UN Agencies in Myanmar for Long Term Agreement Basic We kindly request you to submit your quotation for “Provision of High Quality of Recruitment Services for UNDP and UN Agencies in Myanmar”, as detailed in Annex 1 of this RFQ.  When […]

NYDC Blog: The Completion of New Yangon City Master Planning

CEO’s Weekly Blog – 23 July 2019 The Completion of New Yangon City Master Planning Dear Friends, The master planning for New Yangon City was recently completed by AECOM, which identified the most efficient land use planning and built environment. This included infrastructure, economic development, environmental planning, transportation planning, social and cultural planning. AECOM was […]

Only 4 consulting firms submit request for proposal to foreign bank selection group

Four firms out of eight consulting subsidiaries in Myanmar have submitted Requests for Proposal to provide consultation services for the selection of foreign banks. The RFPs were invited as the Central Bank of Myanmar is moving forward with the liberalization process. Following the announcement inviting RFPs, Deloitte Touche Myanmar Vigour Advisory Limited, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) Myanmar […]