Yangon government yet to name start date of new bus payment despite tender winner selected

The service provider for the card payment system of Yangon’s buses has been selected. The regional government originally aimed to start the new service by February. But, four months after the target start date, the authorities have not named a date for the implementation of the cashless payment services. The Yangon regional government has chosen […]

Shan allows collection of entrance fees at Inle

The Shan State government has allowed local community organisations to collect entrance fees at Inle Lake so they can have funds to conduct conservation work on their own part of the lake. Speaking on Saturday, U Khin Maung Latt, general secretary of Save Inle Lake, said 16 civil society organisations and another six private associations […]

Corruption issue raised in tender process for Yangon airport upgrade

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Questions are being raised about corruption in the process to select the tender winner for the upgrade of Yangon International Airport following the release of scorecards by the experts who were hired to evaluate the bidders. Local company Pioneer Aerodrome Services Consortium, a subsidiary of the conglomerate Asia […]