YCDC’s $10m toilet and toll-gate tender

Yangon City Development Committee has finished its annual tenders for private companies to run 37 businesses under its Departments of Revenue and Markets, such as toll gates and public toilets. The 37 separate tenders have generated about K9.97 billion (US$9.65 million) in income for city coffers, with the winning companies set to take over the […]

Kabar Aye jade re-opens

The Myanmar Gems and Jewellery Entrepreneurs Association re-opened its own gems shops in the Myanmar Gems Emporium Hall on Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, aiming to attract foreign customers in particular. The renovations of 40 shops at the hall began in March and were backed by K500 million (US$500,000) from the association’s chair, prominent tycoon U […]