DHL aims to set Myanmar gold standard

DHL Supply Chain is aiming to be recognised as the best contract logistics provider in Myanmar within a short period, said Shisanupong Pitidhanyasawasdi, 36, country manager of DHL Supply Chain Myanmar. “The business objective in Myanmar is to establish our operation footprint within the market before expanding in the next three years. My short-term commitment […]

New marine breeding zones in Twante, Yangon to accelerate GDP growth

The plan will be implemented in the Twante and Yangon areas, he said at the meeting with the vice president and businesses. “The current government is very much interested in the fisheries sector. The sector can contribute immediate benefits for faster GDP growth. So, negotiations are underway to implement a special fisheries project in Twante […]

Horiba, Hitachi Zosen team up on wastewater treatment in SE Asia

TOKYO — Horiba and Hitachi Zosen are combining their technologies for a venture into wastewater treatment in Southeast Asia. As a first step, the Japanese companies have set up a demonstration facility in central Myanmar’s Wundwin township, a hub of the country’s weaving industry, where rivers run dark with the runoff from dye works. The […]

JFE Engineering to Build First Waste to Energy Plant Myanmar

Tokyo based waste to energy technology manufacturer JFE Engineering Corporation has received an order to supply the first waste incineration power plant in Myanmar’s (Burma) Yangon City using the bilateral Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) between Myanmar and Japan. The company explained that the JCM is a bilateral scheme that enables Japan to achieve its emission […]

Vietnam’s Hanel DTT plans Myanmar e-gov’t platform

The ceremony for the signing of the agreement was held at a Viet Nam-Myanmar business matching session in Yangon, Myanmar, on Wednesday. The two sides have agreed to share their resources to implement e-government projects in Southeast Asia, and work in government-to-government (G2G) systems on the projects. They will also exchange information, experience, technology and […]

Yatanapon Teleport Plc to raise $1bn capital

Yatanapon Teleport is planing to raise a total capital of Ks 1 trillion (over US$1 billion) as it switched from a wholly state-owned enterprise to the public company, said a source close to the company. Yatanapon Teleport is one of the two local rivals against the two foreign mobile operators in Myanmar_ Norway’s Telenor and […]