As the World Moves to Renewable Energy, Myanmar Will Follow

YANGON — The government has been pushing plans for coal-fired power plants to address Myanmar’s great need for electricity. Renewable energy expert Hans-Josef Fell talks about how Myanmar can develop its energy plan. Fell is a former parliamentarian in Germany and the current president of the Berlin-based Energy Watch Group. The Myanmar government has been […]

Is the Groundwork Being Laid for a Return to Higher Tin Prices?

According to the World Bureau of Metal Statistics (WBMS) the global tin market recorded a deficit in the first 6 months of the year of 18,500 metric tons. Both refined Asian production and Chinese consumption were down for a number of reasons, but in spite of the deficit the price took a hammering along with […]

Rexam PLC plans to establish factory in Myanmar

Rexam PLC, one of the world’s top consumer packing companies, is planning to establish a factory in Yangon, according company sources. The company has founded Rexam Ashmore Beverage Can Myanmar Co. Ltd after making a joint venture with UK-based Ashmore Investment Company to operate in Myanmar. The Directorate of Investment and Companies Administration has allowed […]