Twenty-seven new piers planned in Thilawa SEZ by 2020

Construction of 27 piers in Thilawa Special Economic Zone (SEZ) will begin this year for completion by 2020, according to a report in yesterday’s Myawady Daily newspaper. Some piers are used for general cargo while others are designated for specific goods. Five piers are expected to be completed by 2018. Six new piers were established […]

Myanmar, Vietnam to jointly operate vessel building

YANGON, Feb. 2 (Xinhua) — Myanmar and Vietnam have signed an agreement to establish a joint venture to operate vessel building, a semi-official media reported Monday. The 175.4 million U.S. dollars’ joint venture was established between state-run Myanma Shipyards and Dong A Shipbuilding Joint Stock Company of Vietnam with 89.5 million U.S. dollars or 51 […]