Zip line planned at Yangon Zoo

Zip line planned at Yangon Zoo

The Htoo Group of Companies is planning to construct a zip line at the Yangon Zoological Garden, according to a local report. The site is currently managed by the company, but under the ownership of the Forest Department, which is part of the Ministr
Leeds United owner strikes deal in Myanmar

Leeds United owner strikes deal in Myanmar

Eleven Sports, which is owned by Leeds United FC chairman Mr Andrea Radrizzani, has signed a nine-year global deal for the TV rights of the Myanmar National League, shortly after his club completed a short but controversial tour to the country. The n
Rosewood to take over Yangon hotel

Rosewood to take over Yangon hotel

American hotelier Rosewood Hotels and Resorts is set to open a high-profile hotel in Yangon, which was originally to be managed by the Kempinski Hotel Group, according to industry reports. An international report said that the project, on Strand Road
Dagon plans agro expansion

Dagon plans agro expansion

Local company Dagon International is reportedly planning to develop a large-scale industrial park in Myanmar dedicated to food processing. In an interview with Nikkei Asian Review, the company’s chairman U Win Aung said that Myanmar currently lacks
Mottama Holdings involved in nine projects

Mottama Holdings involved in nine projects

Mottama Holdings Limited, a Yangon-based company owned by a Myanmar-Chinese businessman, reportedly has nine major projects lined up in Myanmar, mainly in the area of real estate. An article in the Myanmar Times, citing a company announcement from Ju
Kaplan to open Myanmar office

Kaplan to open Myanmar office

Kaplan Myanmar University College, a subsidiary of American education provider Kaplan Inc, has announced it plans to open its first campus in Yangon on June 28. An article in the Myanmar Times said that the school will offer a variety of programmes,