Invitation to Open Tender for supplies, Myanma Railway, Closing Date 19.2.2019

Open Tender is invited for supply of the following items in Euro: Sr No Tender No Description 1 15(T)4/MR (E) Euro/18-19 – Spare Parts for Track Maintenance Machine (3) Lots – Flash Butt Welding Machine (15) Items – Automatic Levelling, Lining and Tamping Machine (45) Items – Profile Ballast Regulating Machine (1) Item Closing Date […]

Ministry of Transport and Communications, Myanma Rail Ways, Extension of Tender Closing Date

Myanma Railways extends the tender closing date as follows: Sr No. Tender No.                        Description Initial Closing Date & Time Extension Closing Date & Time 1 16/MR/INDIA(E) 2017-2018 Track Recording Car EM 80 And Small Track Maintenance Machineries 19.12.2018 (14:30) Hr 23.1.2019 (14:30) Hr   Managing Director, Myanma Railways Ministry of Transport and Communications, […]

New Sittwe port proposed to facilitate Myanmar-Bangladesh trade

To facilitate trade in Rakhine State, U Tin Aung Oo, chair of Rakhine State Federation of Chamber of Commerce and Industries, last week proposed the construction of a new port in Sittwe during a meeting with the vice president. He said the port, which should be able to handle vessels of up to 20,000 tonnes, […]

Japan mulls resuscitating failed Hanthawaddy airport proposal

Japan and Myanmar are in discussions about resuscitating the failed Hanthawaddy International Airport project, according to the transport minister. U Thant Sin Maung, Minister for the Ministry of Transport and Communication, held a meeting with Tsukasa Akimoto, Japan’s State Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism in Park Royal Hotel, Yangon, on April 30. The […]

Myanma Railways: Extension of Tender Closing Date to 22 May 2018

Myanma Railways Extends the Tender Closing Date as follows: Sr No Tender No Description Initial Closing Date & Time Extension Closing Date & Times 1 16/MR/INDIA (E) 2017-2018 Track Recording Car EM 80 and Small Track Maintenance Machineries 22.3.2018 (14:30) Hr 22.5.2018 (14:30) Hr Managing Director, Myanma Railways Ministry of Transport and Communications, Nay Pyi […]

Amara pledges 4G broadband lifestyle for Myanmar

GIVEN THE HIGHER data consumption in Myanmar, Amara Communications Co, a locally-owned turnkey solution provider with expertise in telecommunications, has been working around the clock to play a critical role in the nation’s digital transformation with the commercial launch of Ananda, its new 4G+ broadband data service. Aye Mya Mya Kyi, the firm’s CEO, said […]

South Korea eyes Myanmar investments in manufacturing, infrastructure

South Korea is eyeing expansion opportunities in manufacturing and infrastructure in Myanmar. At the Myanmar-Korea Investment Promotion Seminar in Yangon on Thursday, a delegation of 13 South Korean countries met with officials from the Ministry of Transport and Communication and Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE), seeking opportunities to invest in the two sectors. “We […]

Local airlines squeezed by expensive petrol and taxation

In Myanmar, there are 10 domestic airlines and 58 planes in total which are serving local and international passengers. Compared with the rest of ASEAN, flights are rather costly, according to local airlines and the Union of Myanmar Travel Association (UMTA). “During rainy season, only three out of 10 airlines can run. The main problem […]

Extension of Invitation for Bids for Rolling Stock for Yangon-Mandalay Railway. Closing Date 25 April 2017

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Date 6th March,2017 Loan Agreement No:MY-P4 dated 5th September,2014 1.The Government of Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency(JICA) towards the cost of the Yangon- Mandalay Railway Improvement Project Phase L.It is intended that part of the proceeds of this loan […]

Fourth Telco Hoping to Get Licence for Christmas

​​ The director of one of 11 local firms that will form part of Myanmar’s long-awaited fourth telecom operator says the consortium will receive its telecoms licence next week. A year has passed since the government announced a tender for a fourth operator, which Vietnam defence ministry owned-firm Viettel won through dint of being the […]