IFC, Australia Back Nationwide Study on Myanmar’s Hydropower

AS MYANMAR needs more electricity to realise its development goals during the first civilian government’s term, two ministries have been holding a series of discussions until the third week of January to finalise the countrywide strategic environmental assessment (SEA) on hydropower potential by March. The series of discussions started with a stakeholder meeting in Myitkyina, […]

Tender No.1/2018 for Cathode Copper. Closing Date: 15 February 2018.

(1) Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation, No (1)Mining Enterprise Invites to submit the Cathode Copper( 3000) Tonnes Sale open tender quotation in the United State Dollars. (a) Cathode Copper (1) (1) Lot (100) Tonnes each, 5 Lot Monywa, Minesite (2) (1) Lot (200) Tonnes each, 5 Lot Monywa, Minesite (3) (1) Lot (300) […]

Timber auctions temporarily suspended as illegal trading rises

Auctions for timber rejected by the Myanma Timber Enterprise (MTE), which are conducted by the Forest Department under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation, have been suspended since December 29, ministry officials confirmed. The auctions, which are typically held across the regions and states, have been temporarily suspended in an attempt to control […]

Licences for over 300 jewellery mining blocks to expire this month

Licences for some 300 jewellery mining blocks in Mogok in Mandalay Region; Lonekhin, Hpakant, Mohnyin and Nantyaseik in Kachin State; and Mongshu in Shan State, will expire this month, according to an announcement made by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation. The ministry had earlier announced that no licences would be extended or […]

Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation: Invitation for Opening Tender for Metal Ores. Closing Date 17 Jan 2018

1. No. (2) Mining Enterprise, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation invites to submit the tender quotation for the following materials. Sr. No. Materials Classifies Weight (MT) Location Tender Closing Date / Time Delivery Term 1 Tin Concentrate 25.815 Dawei, Tanintharyi Region 17.1.2018 /     2:00 PM F.O.B (Dawei) 2 Tin & Wolfram Mixed […]

Forest rights create new livelihoods in Myanmar

In Myanmar, the National League for Democracy (NLD) is transferring the rights to forest land – and all its potential bounty – to local communities. Duncan McQueen explains how this important move, supported by peer-to-peer learning, is helping to establish new long-term livelihoods. It is impossible to talk about Myanmar without acknowledging the persecution of […]

Metal Ore Open Tender No.2/2017. Closing Date 18 Oct 2017

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list (1) Ministry of Natural Resources And Environmental Conservation, No.(1) Mining Enterprise Invites to submit the sale tender quotation open tender in the United State Dollars. (a) Cathode Copper Lot.1 Cathode Copper Lot.2 Cathode Copper Lot.3 Cathode Copper Lot.4 657,903 Ton Monywa, Mine Site 700 Ton Monywa, Mine Site […]

Jade sales at 54th Gem Emporium down due to poorer quality

The jade exhibition, which opened on August 2 at the Mani Yadana Jade Hall in Nay Pyi Taw, closed August 11 after raking in €518 million worth of gems sold through an open tender system. A total of 105 out of 326 gem lots were sold for €3.07 million, while 5,092 out of 6,561 jade […]

Ten-day jade show yields €240 million in sales so far

Over 3,400 lots of jade have been sold for a total of €240 million in the first four days of the 54th Gem Emporium in Nay Pyi Taw, Jade Business Community secretary U Min Thu said. The sales figures are 998 jade lots sold on August 6 for €50.48 million, 753 lots sold on August […]

 Invitation for Tender for Metal Concentrate. Closing Date 9 August 2017

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list   1. No. (2) Mining Enterprise, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation invites to submit the tender quotation for the following materials. Sr. No. Materials Classifies Weight (MT) Location Tender Closing Date / Time Delivery Term 1 Tin Concentrate 86.695 Dawei, Tanintharyi Region 9.8.2017 / 2:00 PM […]