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Specific Procurement Notice, National Electrification Project, Closing Date 4th March 2019

Date :  1st February, 2019 Invitation for Bids IDA, Credit No: 5727-MM Contract Title: Installation of Distribution Lines and Transformers for Adaptation Villages in Mandalay for National Electrification Project Reference No: MOEE-NEP/C1-W14/19 The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the World Bank towards the cost of the National Electrification Project, and […]

Get All Myanmar aims high for rapid growth to expand overseas

WITH online to offline (O2O) platforms on the rise across Asia, Get All Myanmar Co, a locally owned enterprise that began commercial operations in February this year, is confident that it will be able to expand overseas in a few years, according to Nyein Chan Soe Win, the firm’s co-founder and chief executive. “We have […]

Mandalay Business Forum on 9th & 10th Nov 2018 at Mandalay Convention Centre

  Mandalay is stepping up efforts to enhance its appeal as a trading, production and logistics hub in Upper Myanmar and the second largest city with a population of over 1.2 million people.   Attractive Facts for Investors: Mandalay has set its sight on further industrialization and enhancement of its economic condition due to it’s […]

2.0 launches ride-hailing app which includes bikes, boats and horse carts

2.0 Limited has launched a new transport mobile app in Yangon, Mandalay and Nay Pyi Taw that could rival Grab’s taxi app. The new OK app, which launched earlier this month, offers both drivers and passengers more flexibility and options compared to the other taxi apps in Myanmar. ‘’We created this app with Myanmar citizens, […]

Japan’s cold chain logistics helps Pyin Oo Lwin farmers

Japanese cold chain logistics expertise is buoying the spirits of strawberry farmers in Myanmar, radically reducing damage from poor transportation methods and heat before produce is delivered to consumers in Yangon. Refrigerated trucks supplied by Premium Sojitz Logistics Co, a Japan-Myanmar joint venture, transport strawberries daily from Pyin Oo Lwin in Mandalay Region at temperatures […]

Pyin Oo Lwin residents to protest mining rules

Residents from five townships in Mandalay’s Pyin Oo Lwin district plan to hold a protest against the Myanmar Mine Rules, which they consider weak and not beneficial to the government. The rules, which were drawn up by the Amyotha Hluttaw Bill Committee, do not include clear punishment of those who violate the rules, and the […]

Myanmar’s first coffee growers receive GAP certificates

Goood Agricultural Practice (GAP) certificates will be issued to coffee farms in Myanmar, according to Daw May Thet Hlaing, an officer from the Coffee Research, Information, Extension and Training Centre at Pyin Oo Lwin, Mandalay Region. It is the first time GAP certificates have been issued to a coffee business in Myanmar and represents a […]

Myanmar’s once-sleepy coffee industry reborn as ‘premium’ origin

MANDALAY, Myanmar — The Southeast Asian nation of Myanmar is making waves in the coffee business, thanks to a climate and topography that lends itself to coffee growing and new technology from abroad that has improved the quality of its beans. This has brought Myanmar recognition as a producer of high-grade, “specialty” coffees with unique […]

Burmese Tobacco Trading Company Announces the Expansion of Tobacco Farmlands

Burmese Tobacco Trading Company announces that Myanmar Farms located in Pyin Oo Lwin, Myanmar (Burma) has now almost doubled their farmlands after their initial success and increased demand for their uniquely grown tobacco. Burmese Tobacco Trading Company looks forward to increasing their production of raw tobacco to be used for handmade premium cigars for the […]

Myanmar Aims to Harmonise Hotel Industry, Environment

The newfound political stability in Myanmar since the peaceful transition to democracy began two years ago has led to a boom in the country’s hotel industry, buoyed by the influx of tourists. But in the rush to construct more hotels to provide accommodation for the bourgeoning tourism sector, issues related to environment and environmental conservation […]