PETRONAS Withdraws from Yetagun Field Offshore Myanmar

[caption id="attachment_5175" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] Yetagun Offshore Platform[/caption] PETRONAS’ subsidiaries, PETRONAS Carigali Myanmar Inc (PCMI) and PC Myanmar (Hong Kong) Limited (PCML) today announced their withdrawal from Blocks M12, M13 and M14 located in the Yetagun field, offshore Myanmar.   The decision was made following a thorough techno-commercial review...

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Two Chinese firms will commence feasibility studies for the construction of an oil refinery in Dawei Special Economic ZOne (SEZ) in Tanintharyi Region soon.

Yunnan Indo-Pacific Group and CNPC East China Design Institute will conduct the feasibility studies in co-orperation with local company Myanmar Chemical and Machinery Co.Ltd (MCM). MCM last month asked for permission from the Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE) to conduct the study for the refinery,...

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Myanmar to announce winners for solar project tender “soon”

[caption id="attachment_4928" align="aligncenter" width="842"] Photo: Kang Wan Chern/The Myanmar Times[/caption] Myanmar will announce the winners for a 1060-megawatt solar project tender  "very soon," said U Soe Myint, Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Electricity and Energy. "The announcement will be made soon and we are screening...

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