Thailand Clears $133 MLN Loan for Long-Delayed Dawei Economic Zone

loan to kick-start long-delayed development of Myanmar’s Dawei Special Economic Zone, Thailand’s transport minister said on Friday. The two countries signed an agreement in 2008 to build the zone in Myanmar’s southeast. But the multi-billion dollar project has been mired in difficulties, including widespread local opposition and problems mobilizing funding for its construction. Thai Transport Minister Arkhom […]