Mizuho Bank and MAX Myanmar inked an MoU for business cooperation

Mizuho Bank and Max Myanmar Holdings signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for business cooperation with an aim at facilitating foreign direct investment (FDI) in Myanmar by Japanese companies. Mizuho Bank will be the first Japanese bank to sign an MoU with Max Myanmar. Mizuho has been supporting Japanese companies entering Myanmar. It opened a […]

Myanmar-Thailand transportation agreement could be signed next year

Myanmar and Thailand are in discussions about a cross-border transport facilitation agreement and will enter into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) by July, 2017, according to the Ministry of Transport and Communications. Greater Mekong Sub-region Road Transport Permit is slated to initially launch on 1st July, 2017 to facilitate the cross-border road transport between Myanmar […]

Italian-Thai to construct $500m LNG terminal in Dawei, Myanmar

Thailand-based construction firm Italian-Thai Development is planning to construct a liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal at Dawei industrial zone Myanmar, with an investment of $500m. LNG The LNG terminal is part of the first phase of the $1.7bn Dawei project. It will be designed with an annual capacity of six million tons. The LNG […]