Thilawa to Get Fertiliser Factory

​​ The Myanmar Agribusiness Public Corporation (Mapco) says it will build an international-standard fertiliser plant named “the AFC” in Thilawa Special Economic Zone this year, in partnership with the Mitsui Company from Japan and the German Malaysia-based Behn Mayer Company, according to its annual report. The fertiliser plant aims to satisfy domestic demand and boost import-substitute production. Mapco signed the investment contract with the foreign companies last April and it is due to be completed in the next financial year. Mapco has also formed a fertiliser and agrochemicals business branch. In addition, Mapco has opened a fertiliser business in Nay Pyi Taw and plans […]

AFC President strengthens partnership with MFF

Yangon: Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President, made his first trip to Myanmar this weekend to visit Zaw Zaw, President of the Myanmar Football Federation (MFF), in the capital, Yangon. Shaikh Salman told the President and members of the MFF that the AFC is committed to building strong ties with its members under the […]