Myanmar Shipyards builds 528 new vessels, repairs 1,598 ships

Myanmar Shipyards under the Ministry of Transport said that 528 new ships were built and 1,598 ships were repaired up until August this year. Myanmar Shipyards was formed in 1970 as a state-owned enterprise and it has carried out construction and repairing processes of vessels as commercially since the beginning of 1976. “We built 528 […]

Department of highways, Ministry of Construction, Invitation for bid, Submission Date: 9 November 2018.

1. The Government of the Union of Myanmar has received a loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) towards the cost of “Regional Development Project for Poverty Reduction Phase 2 MY-P17”. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this loan will be applied to eligible payments under the Contracts for the construction of […]

The Ministry of Construction, Department of Highways, Invitation to Pre-Qualify for the Yangon Elevated Expressway Public Private Partnership Project Phase 1 , Submission deadline: 30 October 2018.

September 7, 2018 Invitation to Pre-Qualify for the Yangon Elevated Expressway Public Private Partnership Project Phase 1 The Ministry of Construction (“MOC”) of the Union Government of Myanmar, coordinating with the Yangon Regional Government, is inviting interested parties to pre-qualify to undertake the design, engineering, financing, construction, operation and maintenance of the first phase of […]

MI signs MoU with foreign insurance companies for housing projects

Myanmar Insurance (MI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Japan, Germany and Malaysia to cooperate on insurance services for the construction of one million housing units to be developed by the Ministry of Construction, at Myanmar Insurance on August 28. Dr Sandar Oo, Managing Director of Myanmar Insurance said: “The country needs to develop […]

New bridge linking Mingalar Taung Nyunt and Dawbon to open next year

A new bridge that will link Mingalar Taung Nyunt and Dawbon townships will be opened early next year, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) said. The New Tharketa bridge over Pazundaung Creek will be completed in February, JICA said in a statement. The construction of the bridge cost 3.36 billion yen (K41.88 billion). It is […]

Korean investments could kick start long-delayed construction of Dala Bridge

An industrial zone to be developed by the Yangon regional government and Myanmar Wooree Co, a South Korean firm, at the west bank of the Yangon River could be the impetus needed for construction of the much-touted Dala Bridge to commence. Once the bridge, which will connect downtown Yangon to the western side of town, […]

Request for expressions of interest, Flooding and Landslide Emergency Recovery Project (FLERP), Submission Date: 31 August 2018.

IDA Credit 5889-MM Assignment Reference Number: C4-DOH-CS08 Assignment Title: International Road and Bridge Hydrologist Individual Consultant Position The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the World Band towards the cost of the Flood and Landslide Emergency Recovery Project (FLERP). The Department of Highways (DOH) of the Ministry of Construction (MOC) who […]

Ministry of Construction, Department of Rural Road Development, Invitation of Open Tender,Submission Date: 14 September 2018.

1. The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Grant from Federal Republic of Germany (KfW Bank) through its Department of Rural Road Development (DRRD) under Ministry of Construction towards the cost of Rural Road Rehabilitation Programme (RRRP) in Kalay Township. 2. The DRRD invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the following […]

Major International Contractors Express Interest in Elevated Expressway Project

YANGON – More than 5o local and international conglomerates, mostly from Asia, have submitted Expressions of Interest (EoI) applications for the Yangon Elevated Expressway project to the Myanmar government. An announcement from the Ministry of Construction (MOC’s) on Wednesday noted that the highway project aimed to alleviate the severe traffic congestion in Yangon and that […]

53 companies express interest in building Yangon’s ring road

A total of 53 local and international companies/ consortiums are interested in the 47.5-kilometre elevated ring road in Yangon, the Ministry of Construction announced on July 4. On May 18 last year, the Ministry of Construction (MOC) invited local and foreign investors to submit Expressions of Interest (EOI) for the construction of an elevated four-lane […]