Loss-making factories should be privatised, officials say

Government officials have raised the need to restructure most of Myanmar’s state-owned factories, as just four out of the 57 factories controlled by the Ministry of Industry (MOI) are now making money. Around one third of these factories need to be closed down with the MOI losing about K300 billion-K400 billion each year, said U […]

Centre set to help improve productivity in Myanmar

Myanmar’s plans to raise economic productivity through improving human capital development will now be backed by the Myanmar Productivity Centre (MPC), an agency that aims to help the economy move up the value chain. The MPC was launched on June 22 with the support of the Ministry of Industry (MOI), Union of Myanmar Federation of […]

JICA’s Create Team, MoI meet on improving quality of school textbooks

Japan International Cooperation Agency’s Create Team (Curriculum Reform at Primary Level of Basic Education), which is working with MoI for printing school textbooks, outlined the requirements for improving the quality of textbooks at the Ministry of Information yesterday. Deputy Minister U Aung Hla Tun, in his capacity as the chairman of the Committee for Accepting […]

Suu Kyi stresses trade relations and investment on Nepal visit

During a visit to the Nepal Chamber Expo-2018 in Kathmandu, Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi stressed the importance of trade between the two countries and talked about the opportunity of investing and doing business in Myanmar. The Myanmar State Counsellor is on a three-day official visit to Nepal. It is the first in […]

Myanmar’s food sector being transformed by investment in production and sustainability measures

A cleaner production and higher sustainability project for Myanmar’s food and beverage industry is bringing much needed transformation. Tha Bar Wa, a four-year project, it is being implemented by the World Wid Fund for Nature (WWF), in partnership with the Myanmar Food Processors and Exporters Association (MFPEA) and Savings Banks Foundation for International Cooperation (SBFIC). […]

Myanma railways to invite open tender; Closing Date: January 16th, 2015

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Ministry of rail transportation Myanma railways Invitation to open tender 1. Open Tenders are invited for supply of the following items in Euro: Sr No Tender No Description 1 12(T)47/MR(ML/ISN) 2014-2015 Ball Bearing & Roller Bearing for DEL (23) Items 2 12(T)48/MR(ML/ISN) 2014-2015 Prelubricating Oil Pump with Motor […]

Ministry of Rail Transportation to invite open tender; Closing Date: September 12, 2014

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list MINISTRY OF RAIL TRANSPORTATION MYANMA RAILWAYS INVITATION TO OPEN TENDER 1. Open Tenders are invited for supply of the following items in Euro: Sr No Tender No Description  1   15(T)4/MR(E)2014-2015   – Spare Parts for Automatic Levelling, Lining and Tamping Machine ED/ALL TM No.01&02 (139)-Items     […]