More Fish Auction Markets Planned for Myeik Despite Local Criticism

The government is planning to develop a quality fish-auction market as Japan helps draw up a masterplan for the development of Myeik town in Taninthayi Region, said Region Chief Minister Dr Le Le Maw. The chief minister revealed the plan in a recent meeting with local people and departmental organisations in Myeik after local residents […]

Myeik merchants seek direct export access

Merchants in Myeik are seeking avenues to exporting goods directly to other countries rather than doing so via Thailand and Malaysia, sources say. “The Thai authorities and some merchants from the Ranong Port came last week and talked about accessing international markets through their port. But we need direct exports because the EU has sanctioned […]