Impact of Agricultural Investment in Myanmar

After years of international isolation, Myanmar is liberalizing its economy and seeking to attract growing levels of foreign investment. Agriculture currently plays a crucial role in the country’s economy and more than 60 percent of the population depend on agriculture for their livelihoods. The Government of Myanmar (GoM) has acknowledged the need to support smallholders […]

Department Of Rural Development Invites Expression of Interest For Support Services Provider In Ywa Ngan Township; Closing Date: Oct 22nd, 2015

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST Ministry of Livestock, Fisheries and Rural Development (MLFRD) Department of Rural Development (DRD) G9174-MYA (JFPR): Enhancing Rural Livelihoods and Incomes Project (ERLIP) Assignment Title: SUPPORT SERVICES PROVIDER (SSP) – YWA NGAN TOWNSHIP (Package No. 7) The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has […]

Myanmar Can Double Rice Exports Through Policy Reforms: WB

Myanmar has the potential to more than double its rice exports by implementing policy reforms, a new World Bank report said. In a bid to increase rice exports, Myanmar has to diversify and increase its rice production, open its rice milling sector to direct foreign investments and reduce export procedure costs, thereby alleviating rural poverty, […]