Yangon government eyeing second commuter tram

Transport authorities are planning to open another commuter tram in Yangon, depending on the number of commuters on the first tram, said Myanma Railways general manager Tun Aung Thin. Yangon’s first electric commuter tram since 1904 now runs from Wardan Street to Linsadaung with a ticket fare of Ks 100. The tram opened on January […]

After a Long Wait, Commuter Tram May Finally Reach Rangoon

An electric commuter tram is set to launch on Jan. 10, Myanmar Railways announced on Wednesday, after months of delays left passengers weary of waiting. The 150-passenger line, originally set to launch in October but set back by infrastructure delays, was envisioned by the company in a US$3.6 million collaboration with Japanese West Corporation as […]