IIM-Shillong inaugurated an International Student Exchange Program with Mandalay University

In an initiative to facilitate business between India and Myanmar, the Indian Institute of Management-Shillong today inaugurated an International Student Exchange Programme with Mandalay University. The 10-day Refresher Course in Management is aimed at facilitating MBA students to understand management through a renewed perspective in tandem with the changing global scenario. IIM-Shillong chairman Falguni Rajkumar […]

Pedestrian-Only Zone at Mandalay Thingyan

​​ ​​ The 26th Street to the south of the Mandalay palace moat will be closed to vehicular traffic during the Thingyan festival next month and turned into pedestrian-only zone to avoid traffic congestion, said U Ye Mon, deputy mayor of Mandalay Region. He said 26th Street to the south of the moat was usually […]

Japanese brewer Kirin targets Myanmar’s hardy drinkers

Japanese brewer Kirin is hoping to tap into swift growth – and serious staying power – with its latest investment in Myanmar’s fizzing beer market, a senior executive said Friday. Last month the beer giant took a controlling stake in Mandalay Brewery for US$4.3 million, topping off its more than half a billion investment in […]

Mandalay to Auction off Fishing Lakes

​​ Mandalay is putting some 170 fishing lakes in the region under the hammer this coming budget year, according to the Fisheries Department. Head of department U Hla Win said the auction, either in April or May, would be conducted transparently when the new budget year starts, to prevent problems. He said previous auctions had […]

MIC divides country into three categories

The Myanmar Investment Commission has established three development categories, offering different income tax exemptions depending on the level of development. Under the Myanmar Investment Law, the least developed zones include 14 townships in Kachin State, seven each in Kayah and Kayin, nine in Chin, 35 in Sagaing Region, four in Tanintharyi, five in Bago, 13 […]

Invitation for Price Quotations for 35 Diesel Generators by Department of Rural Development. Closing Date 24 Mar 2017

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) towards the cost of the National Community Driven Development Project (NCDDP). The IDA N° of the financing agreement is N° H814MM. The […]

Invitation for Pre-qualification for Design, Build and Operate (DBO) of Mandalay’s Nankad Lake Waste Water Treatment Plant. Closing Date 28 April 2017.

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. The Government of the Republic of The Union of Myanmar Mandalay Region Government Mandalay City Development Committee Mandalay Urban Services Improvement Project Invitation for Prequalification Date: 3rd March ,2017 Specific Procurement Notice Invitation of Prequalification No: MYWW/4.0/01 Contract […]

Myanmar’s elusive gift from god

Ever since I was a little girl I had dreamed of going to Myanmar’s famed ruby mines of Mogok. My father was a gems dealer and I would spend hours watching him cut and polish the raw stones until they sparkled. Yet however much I nagged, he always refused to teach me the trade. “Gems […]

Invitation for Bids for Supply of Solar PV System for National Electrification Project

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens.   Myanmar National Electrification Project Credit No. 5727-MM Contract Title: Supply, Installation and Maintenance of Solar PV System for Households and Public Facilities Reference No. S&I – 2 (12 lots) 1. The Government of Myanmar has received financing […]

14,000 Tonnes of Wood Set for Tender

​​ ​​ Myanmar Timber Enterprise plans to call an open tender for about 14,280 tonnes of wood and timber, the tender committee said yesterday. The committee said timber and wood from Yangon, Sagaing, Mandalay, Ayeyawady, Bago, Tanintharyi regions and Shan, Kachin, and Rakhine states will be sold. The auction will be held from March 7 […]