China wants Kyaukphyu project speeded up

Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi has put pressure on the Myanmar government to speed up work on the Kyaukphyu Special Economic Zone in Rakhine State, according to the state-owned Myanma Alin newspaper. The visiting Chinese delegation demanded the project be finished as soon as possible at a meeting with President Thein Sein on at the […]

Muse economic zone gets green light

The development of a 288-acre Special Economic Zone in Muse, Shan State, has been announced at a joint shareholder meeting of Myanmar construction companies Great Hawkham Public and New Star Light on June 15, according to state-run The New Light of Myanmar. The urbanization project is likely to sit on the bank of the Shweli […]