Kayin State opens tender for Hpa-an mall

The Kayin State government is calling tenders for building the first shopping mall in the state capital of Hpa-an, a senior planning official said. U Than Naing, minister of the municipality as well as of the planning and finance departments of the state government, said the project was planned to be built within a two-and-a-half-year […]

Government strengthens aim of distributing LPG to a million households by 2020

The Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE) is aiming to supply liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to one million households by 2020, U Win Khine, Minister of the MOEE said at a meeting with companies involved in the import, storage, distribution and marketing of LPG last week. LPG can replace the use of electricity as a […]

Used car imports through Myawaddy border up

Official imports of motorcars through Friendship Bridge in Myawaddy border have increased and mostly include cars used for tour transportation like mini-buses and pick-up trucks. “A car that will be imported to Myanmar needs Customs clearance document from Thailand and document from Road Transport Administration Department of Thailand. The car bought officially from Thailand might […]

Bus company to launch Yangon-Bangkok one day trip

YANGON – Yangon Air Bus-Taxi Company is planning to launch a Yangon to Bangkok overland day trip via the Myawaddy border crossing, according to company chairman. The program will start in the new year and will take approximately 12 hours. “We are going to launch Yangon-Bangkok in one day trip. The fare is Ks 30,000 […]