Myanmar Military-Backed Firm Rejects Minister’s Account of Power Meter Bidding Problems

Military-run Myanmar Economics Holding Public Company Limited (MEHPCL) on Friday said that a deputy minister’s comments in Parliament regarding problems with the procurement process for electricity meters over the past three years were unfair and had harmed the company’s reputation. In a statement, MEHPCL said Union Deputy Electricity and Energy Minister U Tun Naing’s comments […]

Belgian firm withdraws from Myanmar military-backed Mytel

Belgian company Newtec’s decision to stop doing business with Myanmar military-backed Mytel will not seriously impact the company’s more than 15 million SIM-card holders across the country, according to Communication & Commerce (Com & Com), a technology and equipment supplier to Mytel. On Aug. 5, the UN’s Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar (FFM) published a list […]