Department to call for tenders to upgrade three domestic airports

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list The tender call invites developers who are interested to upgrade the infrastructure projects through a public-private partnership (PPP) system, U Ye Htut Aung, deputy director general of DCA told The Myanmar Times. Public-private partnerships between a government agency and private-sector company can be used to finance, construct and […]

Kawthaung Airport to be Upgraded to Int’l Standard

Tanintharyi regional government plans to upgrade Kawthaung Airport to an international standard facility to attract more foreign flights to southern Myanmar. “We submitted a proposal for Kawthaung airport’s expansion to the union government earlier this year and are still awaiting a decision. If approved, the project will go on (under) the union government’s budget or […]

Kawthaung Airport Upgrade to Bring International Tourists

​​ Kawthaung airport in southern Myanmar will be upgraded to accommodate international flights to boost tourism in the Myeik archipelago. Union Tourism Minister U Ohn Maung told The Myanmar Times last week that the Tanintharyi regional government and the Ministry of Hotel and Tourism have held discussions with the Ministry of Finance on extending the […]