Metro Cash & Carry enters Myanmar, centres Thilawa

Metro Cash & Carry, an international specialist in wholesale and food retail with a presence in 25 countries, recently entered Myanmar by kicking off construction of its warehouse in Thilawa special economic zone earlier this month. Tiparayat Kaewsringarm, deputy CEO of Metro Wholesale Myanmar, the company’s Myanmar subsidiary, said in an interview that the firm […]

Digicel, Ooredoo sign Myanmar deal to construct telecommunications towers

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list YANGON—Digicel Asian Holdings, a consortium of Digicel Group, Yoma Strategic and First Myanmar Investment Co Ltd (FMI), announced today that its has signed an agreement with Ooredoo Myanmar to develop, construct and lease telecommunications towers in Myanmar. Digicel’s Myanmar unit, Myanmar Tower Company, will be among the first […]

Yangon to get fine dining eatery

Myanmar-born Pote Lee will open the first branch of his upscale restaurant Water Library in his homeland after launching the first two branches in Bangkok in 2008 and 2012. Scheduled to open by the end of this month, Water Library has been developed in a 100-year-old colonial mansion on Manawhari Road in Yangon, the same […]