Invitation for Prequalification – Greater Yangon Water Supply Improvement Project Phase 2 ; Deadline 28th December 2020

The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Yangon City Development Committee Invitation for Prequalification Greater Yangon Water Supply Improvement Project Phase 2 Date: 11 November 2020 Loan Agreement No: MY-P19 IFP No: MY-P19/PQ-02 1.The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received a Loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency […]

MFVP invites business partners for Yangon mobile market plan

Myanmar Fruit, Flower and Vegetable Producers and Exporters Association (MFVP) has called for the affiliated associations and businesspersons to cooperate in the distribution and retail business of Yangon mobile market scheme. MFVP planned to help support fast and smooth commodity flow of the producers and market stability amid the COVID-19 crisis and initiated the mobile […]

Yangon calls for EOI submissions for New Yangon industrial park

The Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) under the Yangon Region Government has invited expressions of interest (EOI) for the development of an industrial park in New Yangon City, according to the Swiss Challenge Tender Committee on October 15. This follows an unsolicited proposal to develop the industrial park by State-owned China Communications Construction Company (CCCC). […]

Yangon receives ADB loan to improve water supply system

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US$180 million loan to develop and upgrade the water supply system in Yangon. This comes after the Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) applied for funds under the Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA) for the Yangon City Water Resilience Project. The CDIA is an ADB-backed fund assisting […]

Yangon officials start inspecting QR codes of cars, people allowed to travel

Officials have commenced inspecting drivers on the road for the appropriate documents required for travel between one township to another in Yangon, according to the Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC). “Only those with the right documentation and ID will be allowed to pass,” said U Aung Nyein Kyaw, chair of Thaketa township YCDC office. “Roadside […]

Project to provide safe water for more people in Yangon

After moving to her squat seven years ago, Daw Than Mya soon regretted never digging a hole for the tube well at the back of her house. As a result, she buy a tank of water everyday, costing K600. Daw Than Mya lives in Dagon Seikkan with her two children.During the summer and winter months, […]

Builders grasp chance to apply for construction permits in Yangon City through online

Urban area of Yangon is wider and wider whereas newly-constructed buildings are mushrooming day by day. In constructing modern high-rise buildings, it was necessary to take a long time for seeking construction permits and for submitting applications at different levels. Currently, applicants are allowed for seeking construction permits through online system in Yangon City. Test […]

Smart parking project temporarily suspended

The pilot project for Yangon’s smart parking system has been suspended temporarily due to the outbreak of COVID-19, said Daw May Maw Thway, a Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) member. “We suspended the project due to health and safety reasons during the COVID-19 outbreak, as people were supposed to volunteer for the project. We’ll be […]

Yangon restaurants asked to close dine-in services, operate take-away only

Restaurants in Yankin township have been asked to close immediately and operate take-away services only, according to a letter signed by the Yankin Municipal Committee under the Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) and delivered by hand to restaurant owners this morning. Ko Thaw Zin, who runs restaurant Yankin Heights, said he received the letter advising […]

YCDC orders to shift to takeaway system

Yangon-Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) has ordered restaurants, tea shops and food shops to shift to a takeaway system as a measure to prevent the spreading of COVID-19. U Than, Joint-Secretary of YCDC said: “As a collaborative effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the YCDC has requested all buyers and seller to swift to […]