MNA plans to fly commercial flights to Thailand, Singapore

Myanmar National Airlines (MNA) is planning to fly to Bangkok, Thailand and Singapore once international commercial flight operations are allowed to resume. Discussions between Myanmar’s Directorate of Civil Aviation (DCA) and their international counterparts are now underway to permit international commercial flight operations to resume on January 1, 2021. In order for flights to resume, […]

UPP Gets MIC Nod on $46-m Power Plant

Singapore-listed conglomerate UPP Holdings Ltd said the Myanmar government has issued certificate of incorporation and the final form of permit to its power generation subsidiary to carry on a power plant project in the energy-starved Southeast Asian country. The new firm, UPP Power (Myanmar) Ltd, will see an investment of $46.511 million, approved by the […]

Unilever receives licence to open Myanmar branch

U.K-based multinational Unilever has been granted permission to open a branch office in Myanmar. The Directorate of Investment and Company Administration issued a temporary license to Unilever under services category through the one-stop service system last Wednesday. Established in 1930, Unilever is a consumer goods company which now distributes over 400 brands to 180 countries. […]