Japan-backed bridge project begins in Yangon

Construction of a Japan-funded bridge in Myanmar, seen as a symbol of competing interests between China and Japan, kicked off Wednesday with a groundbreaking ceremony in Yangon, the country’s commercial capital. The bridge, funded by a ¥31 billion (K427.5 billion) low-interest loan from the Japan International Cooperation Agency, will be constructed over the Bago River […]

Kokkine junction flyover opens

The Kokkine junction flyover, which was built simultaneously with the Tamwe and 8-Mile junction flyovers, opened to public on 31 January. The bridge, whose construction cost Ks 13.93 billion, was completed two months ahead of schedule. Capital Construction, the company that was awarded the rights to build the bridge through a tender process, reported that […]

Yangon Plans Another Flyover to Relieve Traffic Congestion

The government has announced plans to construct a new flyover in Yangon’s Insein Township that will allow cars to pass over the railway track and relieve busy traffic in the area, state-run media reported. The project will construct a new two-lane flyover that will cost about US$6 million, Myo Zaw Too, engineer at Myanmar Railways […]

Yangon Regional Government invites Flyover and River over-bridge Tender, closing date: 30th June, 2014

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Yangon Regional Government (Invitation for Open Tender) 1. Businessmen are invited for the building of the following arched bridge and over-bridge in Yangon Region for 2014-2015 financial year: a. Myaynigone Junction Arched Bridge – Length of the bridge (650 m), (2132.65′) – Width of the bridge (14.5 m), […]