India Donates Cargo Vessels to Myanmar to Support Transport Project

 India handed over six donated cargo vessels to Myanmar to support the joint Myanmar-India Kaladan Multimodal Transportation Project, said a press release from the Inland Water Transport (IWT) late Thursday. Handed over at the Sittway Port in Myanmar’s western Rakhine state, the six cargo vessels, worth 81.29 million U.S. dollars, are in readiness to transport […]

Japanese company to build new airport in Haka in Chin State

A New airport is likely to be builtin Haka, the capital of remote Chin State, according to the Chin State government. Chin State Minister for Transport U Shwe Ceu said a Japanese company will make geographical survey in the project area next month. According to the first survey, the company plans to construct an airfield […]

Long wait for Chin airport nears end

After 70 years of lobbying, the last state in Myanmar without an airport is finally on the verge of receiving its own runway – a move advocates say could kickstart tourism in one of the remotest corners of the country. Earlier this month, parliament approved a request from the Ministry of Transport for K1 billion […]