The Department of Trade under the Ministry of Commerce announced that it has stopped issuing import permits for vehicle imports starting from October 1st aiming to reduce foreign currency needs as the country's economy is stalling and export has dropped. According to the announcement, the junta will stop issuing permits...
Zin Thu Tun/Myanmar Business Today Volvo distributor Performance Auto International opened a showroom in Mandalay on November 23. The showroom on Thiekpan road will showcase XC90, XC60, XC40, S90 and V40 Cross Country with prices ranging from $55,000 to $220,000. “The new showroom will give new experience to our buyers as it...
Road Transport Administration Department (RTAD) announced that it will ease fines and other fees for overdue or expired vehicle licenses and driver’s licenses since the operations of the department have been suspended during the pandemic.  The department will relax initial registration, overdue fines, and extension of vehicle licenses and driver’s...
Cycle & Carriage Automobile Myanmar Co Ltd, the authorised dealer of Mercedes-Benz in Myanmar, is to introduce buses manufactured by the German automaker to the Myanmar market.U Aung Thet Lwin, head of the company’s sales department, said that buses produced by Mercedes will be introduced as buses currently in...
The Ministry of Construction, aiming to streamline trade flow, will allow all the freight trucks to drive on the Yangon-Mandalay Highway paying toll charges. It will allow the trucks to use the highway between October 6 and November 30 and the trucks must follow the instructions and inspection of the...

Suzuki Carry Sales Edge Up

Japanese automaker Suzuki’s Carry-branded minitrucks have seen a considerable rise in sales in recent months in Yangon amid increasing demand for cargo and passenger carrying vehicles in the commercial hub of the country, auto dealers say.“In February, Suzuki Carry was the best seller in the automobile market. The model...
Audi Yangon to Offer the Latest from German Luxury Carmaker Audi importer and distributor Automotive Asia (Myanmar) Limited is building an official sales and service center on a prime site in front of Inya Lake in Myanmar’s commercial capital. As the first official Audi dealership in the country, Audi Yangon...
By Ei Thandar Tun / Myanmar Business Today The 7th CarsDB Auto Show Yangon 2019, will showcase vehicles from 14 auto brands. The brands included BAIC, Borgward, Chevrolet, Ford, GAC, Gold AYA, Hyundai, Isuzu, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Suzuki and Toyota. “The show will provide a one stop service where visitors can learn...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Volvo Car Myanmar will bring in the new XC60 Inscription 2020 with the new price starting from $112,000, thanks to new taxation system. XC60 2019 model was sold at $130,000 and all of them at showrooms in Myanmar have been sold out. Volvo car enthusiasts can purchase XC60...
အောက်တွင် မြန်မာလို ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည် Written by Tayzer Bhone Myint New Transportation System, employed in Yangon to replace the old system in 2016, now faces technical and financial challenges that undermine its sustainability, according to the World Bank's report called "Urban Transport in Yangon".  Although YRTA’s institutional setup is improving, it is still precarious,...