Second Tower Complete in Luxury Star City Condo Project

​​ The main structure of the second tower in Yoma Strategic Holding’s massive Star City-based condominium project was completed earlier this month, with work now set to begin on the interior units, a fivestar Club House and a public plaza. The Galaxy Towers project, which launched inFebruary last year, will have six high rise condos […]

JICA loans worth Ks358bn approved

Loans from the Japan International Cooperation Agency, totalling 31.051billion yen (Ks358.39bn) were approved during the 6th Day Meeting of the 2nd Pyidaungsu Hluttaw, 3rd Regular Session to fund the economically vital Thanlyin Bridge project that will span the Bago River, the finance ministry said. “Thanlyin Bridge No. 3 is the main one linking to the […]

Ministry of Construction sees urgent need for Yangon-Thanlyin bridge replacement

A bridge linking downtown Yangon with Thanlyin township across the Bago River is being tested beyond its limits and “could break at any time” according to an official at the Ministry of Construction, who said the government is planning to build a stronger second bridge as a matter of urgency. Yangon-Thanlyin 1 Bridge was designed […]

IFP No. PQ-ICB-05 Invitation for Prequalification Greater Yangon Water Supply Improvement Project, Closing Date 20 July 2016

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Date: May 17, 2016 Loan Agreement No.: MY-P5 IFP No.: PQ-ICB-05 The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency toward the cost of the Greater Yangon Water Supply Improvement Project. It is intended that part of the […]

IFP No PQ-ICB-04, Invitation for Prequalification Greater Yangon Water Supply Improvement Project, Closing Date 20 July 2016

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Date: May 17, 2016 Loan Agreement No.: MY-P5 IFP No.: PQ-ICB-04 The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency toward the cost of the Greater Yangon Water Supply Improvement Project. It is intended that part of the […]

IFP No. PQ-ICB-03 Invitation for Prequalification Greater Yangon Water Supply Improvement Project, Closing Date 20 July 2016

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Date: May 17, 2016 Loan Agreement No.: MY-P5 IFP No.: PQ-ICB-03 The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency toward the cost of the Greater Yangon Water Supply Improvement Project. It is intended that part of the […]

YCDC to build sewage treatment plants across Yangon

THE Yangon City Development Committee will build sewage treatment plants throughout the commercial city in cooperation with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). Daw Khin Aye Myint of YCDC said: “The current sewage treatment system in Yangon is no longer able to treat sewage water. We will build sewage treatment plants near Yangon River, Bago […]

Housing hopes pinned on Dagon Seikkan

Yangon has long struggled to provide affordable housing options to its lowest income citizens, due to a lack of financing options and high land prices. Real estate agents believe that new developments in Dagon Seikkan township may be the first step towards a solution. Housing demand in Yangon is high – rising to around 30,000 […]

Itochu Corporation to build Yangon-Thilawa Bridge

Japanese-based Itochu Corporation will build a Yangon-Thilawa bridge as part of the Thilawa special economic zone project, according to the Ministry of Construction. A Japanese delegation, led by Koji Umemoto from Itochu Corporation, met with construction minister Kyaw Lwin to discuss matters relating on implementation of construction project in Nay Pyi Taw on August 15. […]