Pilot project to begin shipping from Thilawa to upper Myanmar

Transport authorities are planning to ship goods from the Thilawa port to the Simikhone port in upper Myanmar this month, according to the Inland Water Transport Department. The arrangement is jointly operated by Inland Water Transport and SA Marine Co. The first shipment will include chicken feed from JAPFA Comfeed Myanmar and will be sent […]

Nepalese Phone Maker Color Mobile Eyes to Sell a Million Handsets in Myanmar

Nepal-based Colors Mobile announced that the company is expecting to sell over 1 million handset in Myanmar by the end of this year. Color Mobile introduced its 14 smart phone models recently at Sedona Hotel in Mandalay including four featurephones (bar model) and 10 smart phone models. The price of the featurephones range from K14,000 […]

Yangon River cruises to stop services in mid-May

River cruises on the Yangon River will stop in mid May due to a decreasing numbers of passengers. In addition to river day trips, one-night and two-night trips to Mandalay and upper Myanmar will also close for the months of June and July, which is the beginning of rainy season. “As for now, the number […]