Singapore Company Plans to Expand Petroleum Exploration in Myanmar

YANGON, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) — A Singapore-based company, Interra Resources Ltd, is negotiating with Myanmar’s energy authorities to win an 11-year deal for expanding petroleum resources exploration and development in two oil fields, official media reported Thursday. The expansion project, which covers 1,800 square km, will be carried out in Chauk and Yenangyaung oil fields […]

MOGE Tender for 24 inch Yadana Offshore Domestic Gas Pipeline (13/2017) Closing Date 31 August 2017

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Open tenders are invited for service of the following operations in United States Dollars. Sr.No Tender No Description Remark (1) OS-001(17-18) 24″ Yadana Offshore Domestic Gas Pipeline (Side Scan Sonar Survey & Freespan Rectification) US$ Tender Closing Date &Time – 31.8.2017, 16:30 Hr Tender Document shall be available […]

Gas-fired plant in Mandalay to operate with BOT agreement

The biggest gas-fired power plant, with a capacity of 225 megawatts, will start operations in December this year in the Taungtha and Myingyan district in Mandalay Region, a senior official from the Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE), told The Myanmar Times. The project, which is estimated to involve US$300 million (K410.18 billion) investment, is […]

CNPC loads first crude oil into Myanmar-China pipeline

China’s state-owned refiner China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) said it has loaded the first crude oil through its Myanmar-to-China pipeline, the latest step towards supplying crude to its new refinery in Yunnan province. Some 1,150 cubic meters per hour of crude flowed into the 770-kilometre (480 mile) pipeline from Tuesday, CNPC said in a statement […]

China’s Trans-Myanmar Pipeline to Start Pumping Oil in May

A pipeline pumping crude oil from Myanmar ’s Rakhine coastline into Yunnan Province in China will finally be operational in May after several delays, according to the Thura Swiss market research company based in Yangon. An official from investors Southeast Asia Crude Oil Pipeline (SEAOP) was cited in local and Chinese media reports this week […]

MOGE Invitation for Tender 6/2016 – Closing 2 June 2016

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list THE REPUBLIC OF THE UNION OF MYANMAR MINISTRY OF ELECTRICITY AND ENERGY MYANMA OIL AND GAS ENTERPRISE ( INVITATION FOR OPEN TENDER ) ( 6 / 2016 ) Open tenders are invited for supply of the following respective items in United States Dollars and Myanmar Kyats. Sr No […]

Who’s who: Myanmar’s new cabinet

Take a look inside the National League for Democracy’s new proposed government with insider profiles of the party’s 18 candidates for ministerial posts: Daw Aung San Suu Kyi (foreign affairs; president’s office; education; energy and electric power) The National League for Democracy leader needs little introduction. Has vowed to rule “above the president”, and with […]

Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise invites open tender for 17/2015; Closing Date: Jan 11, 2016

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Ministry of Energy Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise Invitation for Open Tender (17/2015) 1. Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise will purchase the following items in US dollar. No Tender No Items Remark 1 IFB-059(15-16) Spares for HDD Rig Model H-046 (HK 250 T) 3 Items US$ 2 IFB-060(15-16) […]

Myanmar set to emerge Asian leader in oil, gas exploration

Despite the slump in energy prices, oil and gas fields in Myanmar will soon be the busiest in Asia as foreign and local investors begin to ratchet up their explorations, a recent seminar was told. Waranon Laprabang, senior vice president of PTT Exploration and Production, said oil prices are creeping up. “For now, operators need […]

Ministry scrambles after leaking offshore bidding news

The Ministry of Energy called an emergency meeting yesterday after an unnamed official told state newspaper Myanma Alinn that bidding rounds for oil and gas blocks would be announced next year. “In 2016, we will announce bidding rounds for 26 oil and gas blocks including onshore and offshore. The future bidding rounds are aiming to […]