Myanmar Opens Bidding For New Yangon-Mandalay Rail Cars

​​ YANGON — Myanma Railways announced Friday that bidding has opened for train cars for upgrades to the railway linking the nation’s two largest cities of Yangon and Mandalay. The state-owned railway network operator seeks to acquire 24 carriages. The country’s rail network is not electrified, so Myanma Railways wants diesel-electric-type units. Bidding will close […]

Invitation for Prequalification to supply 4 Train Sets for Myanma Railway. Closing Date 9 March 2017

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens.   INVITATION FOR PRE-QUALIFICATION Date 9th December 2016 Loan Agreement No MY-P4 dated 5th September, 2014 IFP No MR/PQ/104   The Government of Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received ODA Loan (Loan Agreement dated 5th September, […]

Invitation for Bids for Yangon- Mandalay Railway Improvement Project Phase I. Closing Date 9 March 2017

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens.   INVITATION FOR BIDS Date 9th December 2016 Loan Agreement No. MY-P4 dated 5th September, 2014 IFB No. MR/BD/104   The Government of Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency […]

Myanmar’s Rickety Railways Poised for a Revamp

​​ YANGON — As they pass Insein Station, a farmer and her fellow workers drag five huge bundles of vegetables to the front aisle of a railway car on the notoriously inefficient Yangon Circular Railway Line, forcing passengers to climb over the fresh produce if they want to enter or leave the carriage. The group […]

Myanma Railways Invitation to open Tender. Closing Date 17 Nov 2016.

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Myanma Railways Open Tender. Closing Date 2 Nov 2016

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Ministry of Construction sees urgent need for Yangon-Thanlyin bridge replacement

A bridge linking downtown Yangon with Thanlyin township across the Bago River is being tested beyond its limits and “could break at any time” according to an official at the Ministry of Construction, who said the government is planning to build a stronger second bridge as a matter of urgency. Yangon-Thanlyin 1 Bridge was designed […]

Myanma Railways Invitation to Open Tender. Closing Date 6 June 2016

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Tender planned for $2b Yangon-Mandalay railway upgrade

A Tender for private companies to work on a US$2.2 billion upgrade of the railway linking Myanmar’s two largest cities will be called at the end of this year, an official said yesterday. Work on the Yangon-Mandalay railway, led by the Japan International Cooperation Agency, is scheduled to start next year and should be complete […]

Myanma Railways to put Yangon-Mandalay rail upgrade out to tender

THE Ministry of Transport and Communication plans will put a US$2.2 billion Yangon-Mandalay railroad upgrade project out to tender, said an official from Myanma Railways at a workshop on reforming and modernizing the public transport sector in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday. The upgrade of the Yangon- Mandalay railway line will be put out to tender […]