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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