Nagaland Declaration’ released at NE Connectivity Summit

DIMAPUR, Sept 24 – Following wide-ranging discussions during the two-day 4th North East Connectivity Summit in Kohima, Deputy Secretary General, FICCI, Arun Chawla released the ‘Nagaland Declaration’ for connectivity-led development of the North East region.As per the declaration, the Summit, which concluded last night, felt the need to create a North East Implementation Agency to […]

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 […]

Water express tender imminent

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list The Yangon Region government will call a tender before the end of this month for private companies interested in providing river transport services, U Maung Aung, secretary of the Yangon Region Transport Authority (YRTA), said. The regional government’s chief minister U Phyo Min Thein announced atransport reform initiative covering […]

IWT advised to SELL — IWT considers corporatisation or privatisation to recover losses

TO cover losses stemming from the water transportation business the Ministry of Transport and Communications is considering turning its Inland Water Transport programme to do either corporatisation or privatisation, said Union Minister for Transport and Communications U Thant Sin Maung yesterday. “The Asia Development Bank has suggested two options : Either corporatisation or privatisation for […]

Japan to Help Upgrade Inland Water Transport System in Myanmar

Japan will help upgrade inland water transport system in Myanmar for national transport sector development. Japan is expected to provide technology and assistance for the implementation of the master plan which has been drafting, said Myanmar deputy Minister for Transport U Han Sein at the coordination meeting of transport deputy ministers from both sides held […]

Tender for restoration of Dalla Ferry Terminal Jetty (Myanmar and Japanese companies only)

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Notice for Prequalification Japan International Corporation Agency (JICA) Myanmar Office Invitation to Qualification for Tender of The Pilot Project of Restoration of Dalla Ferry Terminal Jetty At Dalla Side Under The Urgent Project for Rehanutation of Yangon Port And Main Inland Water Transport In the Republic of Union […]