Myanmar’s Road Construction Plans: Potholes Ahead

Despite a proven wealth of natural resources and a large, albeit suppressed, domestic market, Western interest in Myanmar has so far been limited. Asia, however, is taking far more notice. While immediate neighbors China and Thailand look to promote their own regional priorities in Myanmar, East Asian nations, such as Japan and South Korea, have […]

Denko gets green light for oil depot project

Denko Trading Company owned by business tycoon Chit Khaing has been granted permission to build an oil depot according to the Myanmar Investment Commission. The company will implement the project on 24 acres land of Thilawa Deep Sea port under a Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) agreement authorised by the transportation ministry and Myanmar Ports Authority. Denko’s project […]