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. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. 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. […]

YCDC to Take Action Against Wayward Street Vendors

The Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) is taking action against street vendors who ply their trade in prohibited areas or streets and is mapping out a plan to ensure that trade will be carried out in a systematic manner. The announcement was made by regional Planning and Financing Minister U Myint Thaung at the Yangon Region Parliament session Since […]

Lump Sum Rent a Growing Problem for Tenants

​​ As rents in the commercial capital rise, the longstanding arrangement of paying six months’ or even a year’s rent upfront is increasingly a burden to Yangon’s residential and business tenants. U Soe Win Maung, who lives with his wife in a rented apartment on 40th street in Kyauktada township, said he cannot afford the one-time […]

Illegal foreign workers in construction sites to be scrutinized

Illegal foreign workers in Yangon construction sites will be inspected by regional authorities, said Yangon Regional Hluttaw Pabedan township Constituency 1 representative U Than Naing Oo. The inspection team will be formed with officials from regional Hluttaw and Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC). A list of construction sites will be request from YCDC, it is […]

Taxi-Hire Goes Mobile in Burma’s Car-Clogged Commercial Capital

RANGOON — A new mobile phone application linking passengers with taxi drivers has launched in Rangoon’s Hlaing Tharyar Township, billed as the latest initiative to help reduce traffic congestion in Burma’s car-clogged commercial capital. The phone app, named “hoho,” is created by Rangoon-based start-up company Myantel and officially launched in mid-June after a trial-run period […]

Authorities grapple with restaurants cheating on tax

A Scheme for tax labels to be affixed to local restaurant receipts is running up against widespread cheating, according to insiders. While some restaurants have taken to assiduously placing the stickers on each receipt, many others leave them off and avoid paying the taxes. “Different restaurants are taking different approaches,” said one 31-year-old resident of […]

Myanma Port Authority: Invitation for Procurement of Cargo Handling Equipment. Closing date 23rd April, 2014

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Invitation for Prequalification (For Procurement of Cargo Handling Equipment) 1. The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency toward the cost of the Sub-Project for Expansion of […]

Myanma Port Authority: Invitation for Procurement of Cargo Handling Equipment. Closing date: 23rd April, 2014

Invitation for Prequalification (For Procurement of Cargo Handling Equipment) 1. The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency toward the cost of the Sub-Project for Expansion of Yangon Port in Thilawa Area (Phase-I) under Infrastructure Development in Thilawa Area (Phase-I). It is intended that […]