Trade centre to be rebuilt after bombing

The Yangon Trade Centre rocked by a 2005 bombing will be re-opened, as the Ministry of Commerce has announced a tender for local investors to re-build the project. The building in Mingalar Taung Nyut township has sat unused after closing following the 7 May 2005 attack during a scheduled Thai commodity trade fair. Some 11 […]

Yangon to improve airport facilities

YANGON, 28 November 2013: Yangon International Airport’s domestic departure lounge will be replaced by an entirely new building over the next 18 months, authorities confirmed this week. Airport general manager, Win Ko said: “The departure lounge will be demolished and rebuilt. Until it is ready we will have to use the lounge provided for VIPs […]