Auction nets extra K140m from fishing license

According to him, 122 ponds were auctioned by the regional fisheries department at its branch in Nat Yay Kan, Amarapura townhship, from May 3 to 9 and 105 ponds were sold. Figures from the statistics department show that over K400 million was received from ponds that were sold through tender blocks and over K130 million […]

Invitation of Expression of Interest( EOI) for Cooperation in Plastic Factory (Kyaukse) under No. 2 Heavy Industrial Enterprise, Ministry of Industry

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens.   Plastic Factory (Kyaukse) under No. 2 Heavy Industrial Enterprise, Ministry of Industry tended to cooperate with Local and Foreign entrepreneurs in it. As a first step, Companies who interested in those cooperation are required to Expression of […]

MIC permitted eight enterprises including four garment enterprises

Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) granted permission to eight enterprises including four garment enterprises, according to an announcement released by MIC. These permitted enterprises include manufacturing of garments under Cut-Make-Pack (CMP) system, manufacturing and marketing the corns, prawns and assorted snacks, sterilized, sweetened and condensed Milk, corrugated carton box and beautification corrugated carton box and cement, […]

Fire destroys a cement factory in Kyaukse

THE Two Rhino cement plant was damaged by fire early Wednesday morning in Kyaukse township. Firefighters attacked the blaze with 13 fire engines with help from the factory workers. Nobody was injured in the blaze. The fire destroyed one warehouse on the site. Police have taken action against the manager of the warehouse. Source: Global […]

Mango growers need agricultural certificate to enter international market

MANGO growers need to obtain agricultural certificate to help prove the quality of their products to enter the international market, local farmers say. The country has received a greater interest from Japan, Korea, Australia and the U.S, said Ma Zin Mar Than of Myanmar Fruits, Flower, Vegetable Producer and Exporter Association. Exporters say, nearly 10,000 […]

Myanmar state cement plant at Kyaukse to receive upgrade

Myanmar: The state-run No. 33 cement plant in Kyaukse, Mandalay will be upgraded to produce up to 5000t/day of cement in a partnership with Myanmar Conch Cement. The plant was established in 1983 and has been running under the Ministry of Industry with a capacity of 300t/day. The upgrade is expected to be finished in […]

Private gas-fired power project adds 230MW to national grid

A new privately run gas-fired power plant has joined the national grid system, boosting Myanmar’s power capacity, according to state newspapers. In 2011, Myanmar had 10 state-owned gas-fired power plants, with a total capacity of 270 megawatts (MW). Since then, 10 privately run gas-fired power plants have been connected to the national grid, bringing total […]

Myanmar govt suspends 68 projects, waiting for new administration

YANGON – The Thein Sein government has suspended 68 projects, including coal-fired power plants, mining and private sector deals, to allow the next government to manage the assets when it takes office, according to state-owned newspapers. The report was published shortly after MPs discussed an urgent proposal last week calling the government to scrutinise the […]

Double Rhinos cement firm plans to double capacity

Local company Arr Thit Man plans to double the quantity of cement it sells locally by next year, according to senior officials. The company is the maker of Double Rhinos brand, with a factory at Kyaukse in Mandalay Region. It claims to be the country’s largest, producing 5000 tonnes per day. “We are a new […]

APR Energy expands turnkey power plant in Myanmar

Jacksonville, FL – APR Energy, a global leader in fast-track power solutions, is pleased to announce that it has commissioned a 20 megawatt expansion of its power plant in Myanmar, providing the Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise (MEPE) with a guaranteed minimum of 102MW of power generation. Based in Kyaukse, in the Mandalay region, the expanded […]