Plans for wind power from Chinese firm fall apart in Myanmar

Myanmar’s first wind power project is in the doldrums after the government changes direction on how it backs projects While wind power projects have faltered, solar projects were given a recent boost after the government invited bids for 30 on-grid solar farms. Residents of Chaung Tha, a holiday resort and village on the Bay of […]

Ayeyawady Chief Minister proposes coastal road to Rakhine

According to Ayeyawady Region’s Chief Minister Mahn Johnny, a coastal road connecting Rakhine State and Ayeywady will be paved. He confirmed the news that it will be a great contribution to safeguarding Myanmar of threats from the sea, at a press conference with journalists when he and his delegation were in Rakhine State. “Both regional […]

Proposed port and highway to align Ayeyarwady with Belt and Road

Ayeyarwady may follow Kyaukphyu and Dawei to be the next region in Myanmar to embrace a deep-sea port together with other infrastructure projects, with a feasibility of the scheme currently under progress. U Ye Lin from Myanmar Construction and Development Public Co said that a feasibility study is being carried out jointly with South Korea-based […]