Myanmar Rivers Network calls suspension of dam projects

Due to Myanmar’s environmental impact, Myanmar Rivers Network has called on China and Thailand to suspend the implementation of dam projects in Thanlwin River for power generating, according to the Network. Despite the potential environmental impact, the deputy minister for Electric Power in March announced that the ministry was going to build six dams along […]

Strategic Approach to Investing in Myanmar’s Power Market

Foreign companies are set to play a big role in helping develop Myanmar’s inadequate power generating capacity. Only 26% of Myanmar’s populace has access to electricity, and a lack of reliable supply is a stumbling block for business. Indeed, many international manufacturers that had been enthusiastic about entering Myanmar have already been stymied by the […]