Tenders

This week’s new tenders

Oct 23, 2020
Department of Rural Road Development, Gangaw District to Buy Material Supplies for Road and Bridge C

This week’s new tenders

Oct 16, 2020
Ministry of Construction Invites Open Tenders to Purchase Construction Materials for Building Works

This weeks’ new tenders

Oct 09, 2020
Fisheries Department, Kayin State Invites Tenders for Construction Ministry of Construction Invites

This week’s new tenders

Oct 02, 2020
Department of Bridge Invites Open Tenders to Buy Material Supplies Kayah State General Administratio

Companies & Investments

Hot news regarding investments in Myanmar

Huawei cloud service lands major retailer

Oct 23, 2020
This week Chinese electronics giant Huawei announced that it had added Ga Mon Pyint, a major Myanmar

New Yangon City bidders submit expressions of interest

Oct 23, 2020
The period for companies to enter the “Swiss challenge” for a major contract within the

UK’s CDC Group names new Myanmar rep

Oct 16, 2020
CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution, has appointed Myo Zin as its new country repr

Commercial Plastics lands major investment

Oct 16, 2020
Plastic bottle recycler Commercial Plastics Company (CPC) will receive a USD 12.6 million investment

Economy

News impacting Myanmar's economic development

Government to update COVID relief plan

Oct 23, 2020
The government has announced a new long-term plan to help the economy recover from COVID-19. The new

Thailand closes crossing impacting trade

Oct 23, 2020
Myanmar passed 40,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases this week. Key industries continue to suffer, and the

Yangon factories re-open

Oct 16, 2020
The Ministry of Health and Sports has announced that it will grant approval to certain factories to

Trade exceeds target despite pandemic

Oct 16, 2020
Despite nearly a year of uncertainty, Myanmar’s trade volume has managed to weather the COVID-

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Politics

Most important political updates

UEC says turnout will be high despite pandemic

Oct 23, 2020
The Union Election Commission (UEC) believes the pandemic will not seriously harm voter turnout in t

AA claims it kidnapped 3 NLD politicians

Oct 23, 2020
The Arakan Army (AA) has admitted to the capture of three NLD political candidates. The candidates,

COVID update: Truckers tested, dollar weak

Oct 16, 2020
Myanmar’s pandemic has passed 30,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases, with no signs of slowing. Elect

NLD candidates kidnapped in Rakhine

Oct 16, 2020
An unidentified armed group has kidnapped three Three National League for Democracy candidates in we