Fisheries exports reaches about $450 million: MoC

Myanmar earned about US$450 million from the export of fisheries products over the first ten months of this fiscal year, $76 million more than at the same time last year, according to official figures issued by the Commerce Ministry. The country exported $368.843 million worth fisheries products to international trade partners from private sector in […]

Singapore’s Surbana Jurong JV builds local capacity

Singapore’s Surbana International Consultants will have a greater capacity to bid for large scale projects in Myanmar, following its recent merger with Jurong International Holdings, according to Gareth Wong, general manager of Surbana in Myanmar. Both companies were formerly part of the Singaporean government – Surbana was formerly under the Housing & Development Board (HDB) […]

Seeds No Longer Need Inspection: Ministry

The Ministry of Commerce (MOC) announced that it has withdrawn the need for phytosanitary certificates to import seeds. Previously, if a company wanted to import seeds, they needed both a phytosanitary certificate as well as an import certificate, which would have to be submitted together to the Department of Agriculture. Seed importers also had to […]