Yangon goes live with Hikvision Traffic Management Solution

Hikvision, the world’s leading supplier of video surveillance products and solutions, is ensuring safe vehicle flow and helping to improve driving standards in Yangon, Myanmar (formally Burma), via an intelligent wide-area integrated traffic management solution installed across the entire city. The background As a result of economic sanctions on Myanmar being eased in 2011, a […]

Yangon govt may ban car imports next year

A majority of vehicle importers expect the Myanmar government to restrict imports of small vehicles next year to alleviate traffic congestion in Yangon, said Than Win, the joint-secretary of the Myanmar Region Public Transport Authority, in a lecture titled “Urbanisation and Transport” at the Yangon’s Orchid Hotel on September 3. “An increase in the number […]

Myanmar investors swot up for new bourse

YANGON – Inside the graceful halls of Myanmar’s first modern bourse business leaders crowd into a crash course on sharetrading, as the former junta-run country takes another leap towards economic revitalisation. Rangoon Stock Exchange (YSX) is due to debut its first listed company on Friday, just days before a new civilian government overseen by Aung […]

Successful Bidder for Rangoon Traffic Project Still Unknown

RANGOON — While an evaluation committee has finished its selection process, it has yet to announce the successful tender to lead a traffic control project in Rangoon, said Thein Aung, director of engineering company VANGUARD, at a press conference on Tuesday. The government put out a call for bidders to lead a traffic control project […]