India-Myanmar: partners in progress

After decades of isolation, India’s eastern neighbour – Myanmar is now perceived as a link to new markets. The transformation of ‘Look East Policy’ into the much coveted ‘Act East Policy’ has also added to the significance of Myanmar in India’s foreign policy considerations. Over the years, India’s policy towards Myanmar has been largely shaped […]

China hardsells big ticket but low on trust, India’s soft power push in Myanmar education and health

As Delhi seeks to expand its engagement with Myanmar, it is in sectors such as education, health and entertainment services that India hopes to make an impact in a country crowded with several international players, and completely dominated by China. In a state-of-the art classroom at the steel and glass Myanmar Institute of Information Technology […]

India explores “cheap power” sales to neighbours

India is exploring selling “cheap power” to its South Asian neighbours and Myanmar on a long-term basis and wants state utility NTPCBSE -0.92 % to expand overseas, its power minister said on Tuesday. Indian companies such as Reliance PowerBSE 1.98 % Ltd and Adani Power Ltd have already signed agreements to supply power to Bangladesh, […]

India to Develop Energy Network in Rakhine State of Myanmar

India is very keen to explore the shared future in energy network along with three key neighbouring countries, Bangladesh, Myanmar and Nepal. These three countries have assured India at the highest level that it will abide with the Indian proposal to build energy networks. Simultaneously, there has also been positive signs of giving greater participation […]

Tender for supply and installation of office furniture at Sittwe & Paletwa for the Kaladan Multimodal Transit & Transport Project. Closing Date on 20 July 2017

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Bids are invited from the Reputed Myanmar / Indian companies/ firms directly or through their authorized agent for supply and installation of office furniture at Sittwe & Paletwa for the Kaladan Multimodal Transit & Transport Project in Myanmar. The Details of NIT:- Estimated Cost- US$1,00,000/-, E.M.D – US […]

Indian Companies Mulling Purchase of Myanmar’s Peas

Indian companies which have won the tender are considering purchase of Myanmar’s peas, resulting in a decrease in the price, said U Min Ko Oo, the secretary of Myanmar Pulses, Beans and Sesame Seeds Merchant Association. India’s government has been intervening in controlling the pea price since August. Additionally, pea tenders are divided into 5,000 […]

China or India: Difficult choice for new Myanmar government

Even as the Aung San Suu Kyi-led National League for Democracy (NLD) is expected to form a new government in Myanmar, China has lost no time in diagnosing the import of the party’s victory and is all set to recalibrate its policy towards the country to steal a march over India towards gaining a deeper […]

Ministry of Construction to invite open tender for road upgradation projects; Closing Date: February 11, 2015

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Ministry of Construction Public Works (Invitation for Open Tender) 1. Open tender is invited (only Indian Companies) by the Public Works of the Ministry of Construction of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar for Feasibility Report and Detail Project Report of the following road upgradation projects under […]