Traders seek to recoup losses on K5 billion in seized rice

About 50 rice traders from Mandalay Region and Katha, Banmauk, Htigyaing and Kawlin townships in Sagaing Region said their partner’s detention for the past two months has hurt their business. Their meeting at the Banmauk rice traders association office on Wednesday was attended by National League for Democracy MPs from Banmauk. U Aung Thein, who […]

Myanmar invites tender for building overbridge highway linked to new int’l airport

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list Xinhua News Agency | Tue,2016-08-16 Myanmar invites tender for building overbridge highway linked to new int’l airport YANGON, Aug. 16 (Xinhua) — Myanmar’s Department of Civil Aviation is inviting tender from home and abroad for building an overbridge highway to link downtown Yangon with the Hanthawaddy International Airport under […]

Temporary visa for foreign scribes covering Myanmar polls

Myanmar’s information ministry is arranging one-month visa for foreign correspondents who wish to cover the upcoming general election set for November 8, a statement said on Monday. The foreign correspondents have been asked to collect media accreditation cards, issued by the Union Election Commission, after their arrival and contact the local Myanmar Foreign Correspondents Club, […]