Request for Expression of Interest, International Financial Management Advisor ; Deadline : 5th February 2021

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST Individual Consultant Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation Department of Rural Development (DRD) Myanmar: National Electrification Project (NEP) (IDA Project No. 152936) International Financial Management Advisor Ref. C2-TA 44 1. This Request for Expressions of Interest follows the general procurement notice for this project that appeared in Development Business online […]

Interview: Dr. Wanchai Sirisereewan Talks Medical Tourism

As interest for regional economic collaboration continues to grow in all sectors, healthcare is continuing to improve in many Southeast Asian countries. As a result, the region is quickly gaining interest from the global community. This is partially due private sectors who have worked hard to promote medical tourism and travel. One example is the […]

FDA sues 25 pharmacies for selling fake medical products

Dr Than Htut said all the 25 pharmacies which were sued also did not have valid licenses to sell medicines and medical products. Last year, the FDA sued 99 pharmacies for the same violations. “It is big amount. Every township in Myanmar has substandard, falsified and illegal medical products entering the market,” he told reporters […]

Consultations for Ecotourism Policy and Management Strategy in Myanmar

Ecotourism in Myanmar is set to receive a boost when the country’s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism (MOHT), Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry (MOECAF), and Myanmar Tourism Federation (MTF) will finalize the formulation of the Ecotourism Policy and Management Strategy for protected areas in the near future. “It will be a policy with a […]

Telenor Still Negotiating With Myanmar Govt Over Telecoms License

YANGON — Myanmar’s much-anticipated foreign-offered mobile telecommunications services are unlikely to be available before August 2014, as negotiations continue over finalizing network operator licenses and related telecoms rules. “We are in discussions with the government about the draft license and we expect that to complete by the end of this year,” Telenor Myanmar CEO Petter […]