Japanese firms to supply Myanmar with train cars

Japanese companies have secured a 64-million-dollar deal to provide new train cars for an ongoing railway project in Myanmar. Leading trading house Marubeni and train maker Niigata Transys have announced that they will supply Myanmar Railways with 24 train cars. Myanmar is having trouble with its aging railway systems, but the country’s economy is experiencing […]

Int’l tenders to be invited for rail upgrades

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Myanmar government plans to invite international tenders to bid for railway upgrade projects including the Yangon-Mandalay railway line, said a ministry official at the recent Myanmar Infrastructure Summit. “Foreign investments are required for our projects. In terms of international aid, JICA [Japan International Cooperation Agency] has contributed the […]

Myanmar to invite tenders for upgrading Yangon Central Railway Station

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list YANGON—Myanmar will soon invite tenders from foreign companies for the upgrade of Yangon Central Railway Station, with local companies getting the nod for promotional needs, according to the Ministry of Rail Transportation. The ministry said companies from Japan and Singapore have already submitted proposals for the upgrade but […]