Trade documentation, payments in Myanmar to be completed online

Myanmar will launch an online portal that will enable all paperwork and payments to be done digitally to facilitate trade in November. Administrative procedures such as applications and payments for export and import permits can be done online on the Myanmar Tradenet 2.0 portal, while the documents can also be issued digitally. These procedures had […]

Myanmar-born ‘dreamer’ snaps up U.S. drilling leases amid industry malaise

(Reuters) – A Myanmar-born perfume entrepreneur and missionary has snapped up nearly half of the oil and gas leases offered by the Trump administration since August, saying the coronavirus pandemic created an opportunity to buy them cheaply. FILE PHOTO: Pump jacks operate at sunset in Midland, Texas, February 2019. REUTERS/Nick Oxford Levi Sap Nei Thang, […]

Door2Door looks to the future

Six years after launching Yangon Door2Door online food ordering and delivery service in 2013, Shady Ramadan is thinking big. With the business thriving in Yangon and Mandalay, it expects to turn a profit this year, and plans are afoot for a mobile application to provide same-day pick-up and delivery of everything from groceries to documents. […]

Invitation for Open Tender for construction of bituminous roads (60 km) in Shan State. Closing Date 26 May 2017

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list 1. The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Grant from the Federal Republic of Germany (KfW bank) through the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation towards the cost of Rural Development Phase II & III. 2. Department of Rural Development under Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock […]

Digital tech slowly seeping into Myanmar, but still a long way to go

Myanmar is trying to learn the ropes of recent advances in digitization that ease the often frustrating burden of manual, paper-based administrative and business procedures. The country’s first digital customs management system, the Myanmar Automated Cargo Clearance System, was launched on Nov. 15 at the customs offices near the Port of Yangon, the largest trading […]