Corn price drops due to lower demand from China

A drop in demand for Myanmar corn in China is making it difficult for corn growers to hit their profit targets this year, it has been learned from local corn growers. Myanmar grown corn is mainly exported to China. Last year, the price of corn remained high and so domestic corn growers planted more acres […]

High-profile contractors blacklisted

Yangon authorities have revoked the licences of a number of well-known contractors. Owners of Shine Construction, Mother Land Group Construction and Great Father Land Construction Decoration were among 17 contractors and four engineers to have their licences taken away by Yangon City Development Committee last week. U Aung Zaw Win of Shine Construction, U Tin […]

Mandalay Electrical Infrastructure Budget Up 2.7X

The authorities will use K5 billion to upgrade Mandalay’s electrical infrastructure this year, U Kyaw Myint, minister for electricity and industry of Mandalay region, told Myanmar Business Today. This is a major increase over last year’s budget of K1.8 billion. “This budget will be used for every township in Mandalay. Some transformers, wires and posts […]

Farmers to be compensated for land lost to Myotha Industrial Park

U Kyaw Myint, Mandalay Region Minister for Electric Power and Industry, told Mizzima that the Mandalay Region government will coordinate with farmers over their confiscated farmland as part of the implementation of the Myotha Industrial Park project in Mandalay Region. “The region’s government will solve the farmland confiscation problems but not impossible issues,” the minister […]

Myanma Port Authority: Invitation for Procurement of Cargo Handling Equipment. Closing date 23rd April, 2014

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Invitation for Prequalification (For Procurement of Cargo Handling Equipment) 1. The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency toward the cost of the Sub-Project for Expansion of […]

Myanma Port Authority: Invitation for Procurement of Cargo Handling Equipment. Closing date: 23rd April, 2014

Invitation for Prequalification (For Procurement of Cargo Handling Equipment) 1. The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency toward the cost of the Sub-Project for Expansion of Yangon Port in Thilawa Area (Phase-I) under Infrastructure Development in Thilawa Area (Phase-I). It is intended that […]