The Myanmar Times
Sunday, 05 July 2015
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Customers irate at futures trading firm

Unlicensed futures brokers have been accused of cheating large sums of money from clients who fear they will never be able to claim the money back because the companies are operating illegally.

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Myanmar property Awards 2

Condos and office for OEPG

OEPG office (photo below) nominated for: Best Office Development and Best Office Architectural Design

May Inya (photo left) nominated for:

Best Residential Architectural Design

Ocean  Emerald Pearl Group (OEPG) prides itself in the high level of materials that went into its office and residential project.

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Myanmar property Awards

Gems rises to the top

Nominated for: Best Residential Architectural Design and Best Condominium Design

Gems  Garden Condominium in Hlaing township comprises four 21-storey apartment blocks. Arranged in a U-shape to conform to the site, the project is designed with views and orientations of the main living spaces for its residents in mind.

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Entrepreneurs cash in on craze for football matches

While last night’s Myanmar-Thailand gold medal game was sure to be a heated contest, there was one guaranteed winner – the tea shops, restaurants and bars that are packed to the overflowing with high-profile sports matches.

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Pyin Oo Lwin real estate agent racks up the sales – for the same piece of property

A crooked real-estate agent who reportedly resold the same land to several different buyers could have made off with hundreds of millions of kyat, say those who were cheated in the scam. The victims of the fraudulent transactions have been meeting to try to resolve the issue.

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Yangon urgently needs low cost housing

Yangon is facing an affordable housing shortage and will need to build thousands of new apartments over the new few years to prevent homelessness, but high costs and a lack of funding are likely to delay progress.

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Circle line upgrade on track with Kyeemyindaing tender

Myanma Railways has invited companies to apply to redevelop Kyeemyindaing Station and the surrounding area. This is the third station upgrade tender to be issued as part of an ambitious project to modernise Yangon’s circular railway line.

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Shangri-La launches offices and shopping centre downtown

The Shangri-La Group has launched the Sule Square Mall and Office tower, a high-end commercial complex, which is being built in downtown Yangon, and is due to open in early 2016.

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