Low-cost housing units set to hit market

The Department of Urban Housing Development (DUHD) under the Ministry of Construction will offer 388 low-cost apartments in the month of December. Around 4710 people with savings of over K3 million as of September will have the chance to apply for the Official Direct Assistance (ODA) loans. Applicants need to have a savings account at […]

Myanmar issues over US$8 billion worth of trade permits during COVID-19

Over $8 billion worth of export/import permits have been issued online system since the pandemic, said U Min Aung Aye, director of the Department of Trading under the Ministry of Commerce. From April 1 to September 23, a total of 23,820 licenses to trade valued at around US$8.3 billion were issued by the ministry. “Anyone […]

Myanmar extends eVisa

YANGON, 6 January 2015: Myanmar’s Ministry of Immigration and Population officially included another 32 nationalities that are now eligible for an eVisa, effective 2 January, 2015. They join a list of 68 countries that were eligible for eVisas when the scheme rolled out 1 September 2014. The eVisa costs USD50 paid for by Visa or […]