Event Invitation: Euromoney’s Myanmar Global Investment Forum,12-13 Sep 2017, Naypyidaw

In the first year of the National League for Democracy (NLD) government, Myanmar’s economy decelerated and the pace of economic reform slowed. Yet, the government appears confident growth will return and has pledged to boost its economy in 2017-18. Foreign investors have reason for optimism too. A new Investment Law came into effect on 1 […]

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

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 during office hours commencing from 1st August, […]

International Consultant Lead Researcher – Rakhine Joint Assessment. Closing Date: 18 July 2017

Country : MYANMAR Description of the assignment : Lead Researcher – Rakhine Joint Assessment Period of assignment/services : 43 Working days Duty Station : Yangon and Sittwe (with possible domestic travel in Rakhine State and to Nay Pyi Taw) Type of Contract : International Consultant (Individual Contract) Proposal should be submitted at https://etendering.partneragencies.org submit on […]

 Invitation for Tender for Metal Concentrate. Closing Date 9 August 2017

  1. No. (2) Mining Enterprise, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation invites to submit the tender quotation for the following materials. Sr. No. Materials Classifies Weight (MT) Location Tender Closing Date / Time Delivery Term 1 Tin Concentrate 86.695 Dawei, Tanintharyi Region 9.8.2017 / 2:00 PM F.O.B (Dawei) 2 Wolfram Concentrate 2.560 3 […]

Myanmar’s Phandeeyar Accelerator startup graduates Chate Sat, White Merak secures six-digit funding

Myanmar’s Phandeeyar Accelerator startups Chate Sat, a freelancing platform and White Merak, an animated comic application have secured a six-digit funding each from local and foreign investors on Thursday. Chate Sat which means connect in Burmese, has raised the investment from Vulpes Investment Management Pte Ltd back in May, alongside additional investment from Theta Capital based in Singapore […]

Urbanisation does not mean all roads lead to Yangon

Linking secondary cities to Yangon or Mandalay as well as smaller towns in the regions will filter down economy activity in the two big cities to local regions, the author of Urban Myanmar said. Urban Myanmar, a policy note published by International Growth Centre, outlines how cities in Myanmar can become drivers of economic growth […]

Myanmar, Thailand negotiate to solve migrant labour issue

In an attempt to solve the growing problem of undocumented Myanmar migrant workers in Thailand who are returning to their homeland out of fear of a new labour decree, the two countries are negotiating on issuing official documents to workers, but the talks are still ongoing and incomplete, said Union Minister for Labour, Immigration and […]

Oway digitizes Myanmar’s taxi market

The Global New Light of Myanmar Daily spoke with U Nay Aung, founder and chief executive officer of Oway Ride, one of a number of mobile application-based transportation service company in Myanmar whose competitors include international taxi firms like Uber and Grab. Q: May I know how you got the idea to start Oway Ride […]

Ruili – A Frontier Market Marked by Soft Power

In southwest China’s city of Ruili, the gateway to Myanmar, visitors are surprised by the simple and practical ease with which a seamless international border has been drawn — and managed. There is no pageantry here, no elaborate change of armed guards and no bugles. A simple but prominent yellow line divides Myanmar’s Mangxiu village […]

Invitation to 54th Myanma Gems Emporium 2017 to be held from 2nd to 11th August 2017

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. 1. The significant 54th Myanma Gems Emporium will be held on August 2 to 11, 2017 at Maniradana Jade Hall in Nay Pyi Taw. Click here to see Google Map location. 2. Rough jade, rough gems, cut and […]