Request for Bids : National Electrification Project (NEP) ; Installation and Maintenance of Solar PV Systems : Deadline : 25th November 2020

Specific Procurement Notice Request for Bids Goods (Two-Envelope Bidding Process) Country : Myanmar Name of Project: National Electrification Project (NEP) Contract Title: Supply, Installation and Maintenance of Solar PV Systems for Households and Public Facilities RFB Reference No.: ICB S&I-DRD-3 1. The Department of Rural Development, Ministry of Livestock and Irrigation now invites sealed Bids […]

Myanmar govt channels funds to support fisheries sector

Calls for support from the fisheries sector are now being heeded by the government with the latest move involving a sum of K6 billion earmarked for fish breeders.The funds are being distributed as subsidies for breeders to develop fish ponds across 150,000 acres of land, said U Ye Tun Win, Director General of the Livestock […]

Myanmar allows Korean and Thai banks’ entry to boost investment

Competition in Myanmar’s banking sector is expected to intensify as more foreign banks enter the country. (Photo by Yuichi Nitta) YANGON — Seven banks from around Asia are to enter Myanmar, raising the prospect that a more active presence by foreign lenders will encourage further inward investment from other industries. The banks’ entry was approved […]

Farmers have Shirked Loan Repayments Since 2012

Farmers who owe some K200 billion to state-owned Myanmar Agriculture Development Bank (MADB) have not repaid their debts since 2012, according to bank records. Most of the farmers are from Ayeyarwaddy, Bago and Yangon. “These farmers need to pay what they owe to the bank. Currently, our situation is such that savings levels have fallen […]

Notice of Tender, For Consulting Services, Project Management Consultant,Deadline: 10th June, 2019

NOTICE OF TENDER For Consulting Serivces Date: 20 May 2019 1. The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA)’s Project Management Consultant (hereinafter referred to as the “PMC”) for the Project for “Establishment of Integrated Agriculture and Irrigation Master Plan (EIAIDMP), Ayeyarwaddy Delta Region” invites prospective bidders for Consulting services for the “Data Survey on Agriculture and […]

Ministry of Electricity and Energy invites sealed bids for Installation of Distribution Lines and Transformers, National Electrification Project, Closing Date: 7 November 2018.

Specific procurement notice Date : 05th October, 2018 Invitation for Bids IDA, Credit No 5727-MM Contract Title Installation of Distribution Lines and Transformers for Bago (West) and Ayeyarwaddy for National Electrification Project Reference No Moee-nep/c1-w7/18 & moee-nep/ C1-w8/18 1. The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the World Bank towards the […]

Waiting for Godot: farmers seek return of seized land

Farmers in Myanmar are still waiting for justice as many of their lands were confiscated by government officials, military personnel, authorities and their cronies for various reasons, a new report from New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) revealed. The NGO launched the report “Nothing for Our Land: Impacts of Land Confiscation on Farmers in Myanmar” […]

Myanma Apex Bank gives loans to almost 700 farmers this harvesting season

A pilot project which provides loans to farmers spearheaded by Myanma Apex Bank (MAB) and Myanmar Rice Federation (MRF) has supported almost 700 farmers for this harvesting season to date, according to the MRF. U Ye Min Aung, MRF secretary, said that the MAB has provided medium-term loans to farms in agriculture, livestock and fishery […]

Ministry of Construction, Request for expressions of Interest, Flooding and Landslide Emergency Recovery Project (FLERP), Submission Date: 9 July 2018.

IDA Credit 5889 – MM Assignment Reference Number: C1-C2-MOC- CS- 01 Assignment Title: Rural Roads and Highways Design and Supervision (Consulting) Firm Lot Project Office Project Site Contracting Agencies Lot 1 DOH project office Nay Pyi Taw Rakhine and Chin States Department of Highways Lot 2 DRRD project office Nay Pyi Taw Ayeyarwaddy, Bago, Magway, […]

Department of Highways (DOH): EOI for Flooding and Landslide Emergency Recovery Project (FLERP), Submission Date: 30 April 2018.

IDA Credit 5889-MM Assignment Reference Number: C1-MOC-CSO2 Assignment Title: Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) and Resettlement Action Plan(RAP) for the Kalay- Hahka Road Rehabilitation in Chin State The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the World Bank towards the cost of the Flooding and Landslide Emergency Recovery Project (FLERP). The […]