Civil Aviation Department has announced that the domestic flight ban, which ended on November 15, has extended until November 30 amid rising COVID-19 cases in the country  Myanmar has imposed the restrictions on domestic air travel since September 11 after locally transmitted COVID-19 cases soared starting from late August.  The country...
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the State Counsellor of Myanmar, has pledged that no one will be left out from K40,000 assistance, the fourth batch of government financial assistance. “We will never knowingly leave anyone . If someone does not get the assistance, we will provide him or her. Therefore,...
The first underpass in Myanmar, being built on Pyay Road in Kamayut Township, will be completed by the end of January 2021 as the construction process of the underpass is 85 percent complete with one entrance elevator on the side of Junction Square is under construction while others are...
Myanmar has exported three varieties of avocados to Britain for the first time in the second week of November, according to Myanmar Fruits, Flowers and Vegetables Producers, and Exporters Association.  The three avocado varieties are Amara Variety (local variety), Hass, and Buccaneer.  The avocados from Myanmar are shipped to wholesalers in...
Myanmar has imported over a quarter-million tons of diesel and gasoline in October through sea route as the consumption has increased in open season, according to the data from the Ministry of Commerce. On October 4, the country imported 48,390.86 tons of diesel worth $16.096 million while it imported 47,950.61...
The Ministry of Planning, Finance and Industry on November 11 announced that it will provide accommodation fees to the government employees, who need to travel domestic trips on duty.  According to the announcement, officials whose ranks are equal to General Director will be reimbursed K50,000 per day for accommodation in...
The Ministry of Commerce has launched Myanmar TradeNet 2.0 aiming to provide an easier and faster online platform for applying for export/import license/permit. The Myanmar TradeNet 2.0, an upgraded version for all the processes and procedures related to commerce under the Ministry of Commerce, was launched stage by stage starting...
Central Bank of Myanmar has purchased $43 million in October through bidding.  It purchased $3.7 million on October 2, $3.8 million between 5 and 8 October, $7.7 million on October 9, $3.7 million on October 19, $1.85 million on October 20, $3.8 million on October 23, $3.7 million on October...
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...
Development the Korea-Myanmar Industrial Zone will create around 100,000 jobs, U Han Zaw, Union Minister of the Ministry of Construction said during the first meeting of the Coordination Committee for Development of Korea-Myanmar Industrial Complex.  “KMIC project will create around 100,000 jobs supporting the economic development of the Yangon Region,”...