Myanmar Trade Centre to open in Singapore

Myantrade has plans to open a Myanmar Trade Centre in Singapore in the near future to provide support for the country’s agricultural exports. Secretary of the Myanmar Fruit, Flower and Vegetable Producer and Exporter Association said the trade centre – which will be monitored closely by the Myanmar Embassy to Singapore – can help Myanmar […]

Exporters urgently need COVID-free certificates to ship fisheries products to China via land borders: MFF reports

The COVID-19 free certificate, essential for fishery exports to China, must be issued at the soonest as it can cause disturbance on trading, said general secretary U Win Kyaing of Myanmar Fisheries Federation (MFF). China authorities have given the go-ahead for fishery exports only with the presence of COVID-19 free certificate on products since last […]

Beware what you eat!

Strand Road, Yangon comes alive at night with market stalls selling all sorts of food ranging from Chinese to local bites such as montdi, mohinga, ngaphee, bean curds, several salads and avariety of barbecues. However,customers have to be careful as some of these foods could contain formalin while salads may be dressed with sweetening agent. […]

UPP Gets MIC Nod on $46-m Power Plant

Singapore-listed conglomerate UPP Holdings Ltd said the Myanmar government has issued certificate of incorporation and the final form of permit to its power generation subsidiary to carry on a power plant project in the energy-starved Southeast Asian country. The new firm, UPP Power (Myanmar) Ltd, will see an investment of $46.511 million, approved by the […]

Myanmar needs to strive for more skilled workers

Myanmar‘s population is over 60 million and 32 million are working force but 70 per cent are unskilled laborers, according to Deputy Minister Htin Aung of the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Social Security. He made the remarks at the workshop on development of Myanmar workers that was held at Myanmar Info Tech on August […]