A brewing brouhaha over buses in Yangon?

The Yangon Regional Government has offered the Myanmar Licensed Contractors Association (MLCA) the right to buy 200 school buses and operate a business transporting schoolchildren, U Kyaw Win, chair of the association, said on October 7. If accepted, the move will involve establishing a separate entity to run the operation under a public-private-partnership (PPP). It […]

Yangon University’s Hlaing campus to reopen on December 4

Yangon – Authorities are renovating Hlaing campus of Yangon University in preparation for re-opening it on December 4, nearly two decades after it was closed, according to sources. The Hlain campus will open to the large number of first year arts and science students attending Yangon University. Pho Kaung, rector of Yangon University confirmed that […]

Toyota to open further spare parts and service centers in Myanmar

Toyota Motor Corporation, the eleventh-largest company in the world, will open more spare parts and service centers in Nay Pyi Taw, the capital of Myanmar, and Mandalay, second largest city, an official from Toyota Tsusho Asia Pacific (T.T.A.S) Company said. “Toyota is planning to extend its market in Myanmar and open spare parts and service […]