Hantharwaddy airport priority for govt

THE planned Hantharwaddy International Airport is the only priority in the area of aviation under the National League for Democracy-led government, said U Win Khant, permanent secretary of Ministry of Transport and Communications. He made his comments in relation to the government’s Transport Master Plan during the sideline interview with The Myanmar Times at Myanmar […]

New Hantharwaddy airport to finalise plans in early 2018

Myanmar’s Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) is set to sign the final agreement for the construction of Hantharwaddy International Airport in early 2018, the agency’s deputy director general told The Myanmar Times. The new airport, located on the outskirts of Yangon, would be able to handle more passengers and it will have modern facilities, according […]

Hanthawaddy Airport Agreement in Final Stage

RANGOON — A final concession agreement will be signed by the end of this year with the Japanese-Singapore consortium which won a tender to construct the Hanthawaddy International Airport north of Rangoon, according to a government minister. U Thant Sin Maung, Burma’s Minister for Transport and Communications, told lawmakers during the parliamentary session on Tuesday […]

Ministry of Transport: Yongnam-CAPE-JGC Successful Tenderer for Hanthawaddy International Airport Project

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list THE REPUBLIC OF THE UNION OF MYANMAR MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT Announcement of Successful Tenderer for Hanthawaddy International Airport Project The Department of Civil Aviation had announced Incheon Airport Consortium and Yongnam-CAPE-JGC Consortium as the successful tenderer and back up tenderer respectively for the Hanthawaddy International Airport Project on […]

Bidders to re-summit financing for Hanthawady airport construction

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list The shortlist of four bidding contractors for the construction of Hanthawady airport has been invited to re-submit their financial proposals within the April 22 deadline, according to the Department for Civil Aviation. The bidders are Yongnam-CAPE-JGC Consortium, TAI SAE Corporation, VINCI Airport and Incheon Airport Consortium. The four […]

Myanmar’s new int’l airport to begin construction in 2014

Construction work for a new Hantharwady International Airport will be start in early 2014, as Myanmar gears up to receive growing numbers of visitors. Yangon International Airport, currently the country’s main entry point, handles 20 million passengers a year and will be upgraded to receive another 6 million. Major extensions, however, are restricted due to […]

Corruption issue raised in tender process for Yangon airport upgrade

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Questions are being raised about corruption in the process to select the tender winner for the upgrade of Yangon International Airport following the release of scorecards by the experts who were hired to evaluate the bidders. Local company Pioneer Aerodrome Services Consortium, a subsidiary of the conglomerate Asia […]