fbpx

Colliers Property Report: Yangon Hotel Quarterly Review Q2 2018

  Influx of Asian Tourists Spurred Demand Paul Ryan Cuevas Analyst | Research & Advisory As of H1 2018, Yangon witnessed a significant 6% YOY rise in the citywide occupancy rate. Resulting from the improvements in the overall tourist arrival figures coupled with the absence of project completions in Q2 2018, occupancy almost breached the […]

IRD will reward those who lodge complaints on businesses that fail to pay tax

The government is raising its efforts to collect taxes from commercial enterprises. Last week, the Internal Revenue Department said it will reward those who provide information on establishments that fail to collect commercial taxes, according to state media. Under the law, consumers who buy goods and services in Myanmar are liable to pay commercial taxes. […]

Request for Expression of Interest, International Environmental and Social Safeguards, Individual Consultant, Closing Date: 19 April 2018.

Client: Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) Country: Republic of the Union of Myanmar Project: Myanmar Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project Loan No. 60800-MM Assignment Title: International Environmental and Social Safeguards Consultant Reference No. (as per Procurement Plan): C4-CS2 The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) […]

EOI for International financial management consultant, Closing Date: 21 March 2018.

Client: Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) Country: Republic of the Union of Myanmar Project: Myanmar Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project Loan No. 60800-MM Assignment Title: International Financial Management Consultant Reference No. (as per Procurement Plan): C4-CS3 The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) in the […]

Squatters may be a problem during Yangon Railway Station upgrade

Problems in relocating thousands of squatters occupying the Yangon Railway Station’s existing premises are expected to arise as upgrades and construction take place in the area over the next eight years. The mixed development project will involve the construction of 27 new buildings including office towers, condominiums, hotels, serviced apartments, a public park and museum. […]

Yangon government earns big from karaoke

Karaoke parlours are doing good business in Yangon, with a total of 326 parlours licensed to operate in the region since the year 2000, according to Karen ethnic minister Daw Naw Pan Thinzar Myo at a Yangon Regional Parliament session on Wednesday. Karaoke parlours have gained in popularity in Yangon and other cities like Mandalay […]

Yangon home to over 300 karaoke places

Yangon Region has more than 300 karaoke places, according to a cabinet minister. Karen ethnic affairs minister Naw Pan Thinzar Myo revealed the information February 7 to a Yangon regional parliamentary session in reply to MP Kyi Pyar from Kyauktada Township who asked for the exact number of the businesses and the fees they pay […]

Yangon Regional Government, Invitation for Tender for Overall Master Plan and Architectural Design for housing in Kyauktada Township, Submission Date: 19 Jan 2018

Interested Parties for the submission of proposals which are to be selected in a competition format are invited to participate for the renovation/ rehabilitation and ensuring the strength and reusability of the former office building of the Ministry of Hotel and Tourism (Tourist Burma) while maintaining the building’s heritage and history. Overall Master Plan and […]

EOI for Consulting services (firm selection), Myanmar, Closing Date 17 Nov 2017

South East Asia Disaster Risk Management Project Project ID. P160931 Assignment Title: Component 3 Preparation of Detailed Engineering Designs and Bidding Documents for the seismic retrofitting of 20 buildings in Yangon, and Construction Management and Supervision of the Works. Reference No. C3 CS1 The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has applied […]

EOI for International procurement specialist, Individual consultant, Closing Date 17 Nov 2017

Client: Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) Country: Republic of the Union of Myanmar Project: Myanmar Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project Loan No. 60800-MM Assignment Title: International Procurement Specialist Reference No. (as per Procurement Plan): C4-CS1 The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) in the form […]