The Myanmar Times
Thursday, 28 May 2015
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Parliament to stop Info Ministry’s tender

Parliament decided yesterday to suspend a large-scale tender for a media-related property following intense criticism, though the Ministry of Information says it will wait for the Cabinet’s decision before halting.

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YHT to survey for local peoples’ heritage views

The Yangon Heritage Trust (YHT), with assistance from the New Zealand government, will launch a project this month aiming to understand what Yangon residents value about their local environment.

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Thyssen- Krupp opens branch

German multinational conglomerate ThyssenKrupp opened its Yangon branch office on May 26, initially targeting the elevator market, according to company officials.

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Condo developers go small-town

As the market for condominium developments in Yangon becomes increasingly crowded, developers are looking at other locations across the country for opportunities to build new projects.

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Developers hope Condo Law brings life back to market

Developers are pinning their hopes on completed Condominium Law this year to jumpstart the quiet property market.

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HAGL begins presales of residential towers

HAGL Myanmar has begun presales for its 32-storey residential buildings, as it nears finishing its first phase of office space and a hotel.

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MIC talks projects with senior monks

Government officials met with Shwedagon Pagoda’s Senior Sayardaw Committee last week to discuss several nearby construction projects, a member of Shwedagon Pagoda’s trustee committee U Win Kyai told The Myanmar Times.

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Hluttaw urges tax retake

The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw has decided to discuss suspending the newly imposed 5 percent commercial tax on mobile phone top-ups.

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