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  • 17 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Thailand’s PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) celebrates its 25th anniversary of successful operation in Myanmar. The silver jubilee celebration, held in Yangon with guests of honor including H.E. U Zay Yar Aung, Union Minister, Myanmar’s Minister of Energy and his Thai counterpart Narongchai Akrasanee, the recently appointed Minister of Energy marks a […]

  • 17 December 2019

    The goal is to develop Myanmar’s first ultra-deep-water resource. 

  • 31 July 2013

    On July 29, the Myanmar-China natural gas pipeline was inaugurated in northern Myanmar’s Mandalay and started to deliver gas to China. Myanmar Vice President U Nyan Tun, Energy Ministers U Than Htay and U Zeya Aung, China National Energy Administration Deputy Director Zhang Yuqing, and a South Korean representative jointly started up the commissioning button. […]

  • 19 June 2012

    Two senior officials from Myanmar MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT will brief participants of the 6th Myanmar Business Conference on Opportunities in Port business and a Shipyard expansion plan respectively. The 6th Myanmar Business Conference on 16 & 17 July 2012 in Singapore will have 10 Key Myanmar officials speaking on Foreign Investment laws, Condominium laws, legal […]

  • 2 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    CGG has recently inaugurated an open subsurface imaging center in Yangon to service and support anticipated growth in Myanmar’s oil and gas exploration sector.   The new center is the first of its kind to be opened in Myanmar by a major international geoscience company. The inauguration ceremony was attended by Myanmar’s Deputy Minister for […]

  • 1 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    CGG announced today its recent inauguration of an open subsurface imaging center in Yangon to service and support anticipated growth in Myanmar’s oil and gas exploration sector. The new center is the first of its kind to be opened in Myanmar by a major international geoscience company. The inauguration ceremony was attended by Myanmar’s Deputy […]

  • 6 February 2020

    The Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to deliver the equipment for two LNG fueled power plants being urgently installed in Myanmar.

  • 9 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Shell and its partner Mitsui Oil Exploration Co.,Ltd. group (MOECO) have signed exploration and production sharing contracts (PSCs) with Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar for three deep-water blocks. Shell says that this step marks its return to upstream operations in Myanmar. “Exploration is a pivotal step […]

  • 25 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Chevron Corporation has announced that its subsidiary, Unocal Myanmar Offshore Co., Ltd., has entered into a Production Sharing Contract (PSC) with Myanma Oil & Gas Enterprise (MOGE), the national oil and gas company, to explore for oil and gas in the Rakhine Basin. The new PSC area, Block A5, lies 125 miles (200 km) offshore […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Jason Chiang, Director of Ocean Shipping Consultants, a company of Royal HaskoningDHV, will be discussing the topic of Myanmar’s port development at the 15th ASEAN Ports & Shipping Conference 2017, taking place for the first time in Yangon, Myanmar from 6-7 July. Mr. Chiang will be talking at the event on the topic of “Myanmar port development […]

  • 12 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    On a visit to Myanmar, where French oil and gas major Total operates the Yadana offshore gas field, Christophe de Margerie, Chairman and CEO of Total, met with government officials and representatives of civil society. Christophe de Margerie, Chairman and CEO of Total, traveled to Myanmar on Saturday, June 9. While there, he met with […]

  • 7 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Gardline’s Paul Salmon presented on best practice methods for marine Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) whilst Andy Campbell from Asian Geos and Gardline presented on International Standards of Marine Environmental Sampling at a knowledge-exchange event in Myanmar. In March 2014 Myanmar provisionally awarded 20 offshore oil exploration blocks to a number of national and international companies. Myanmar […]

  • 3 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) and Myanma Oil & Gas Enterprise (MOGE), an enterprise of the Government of Myanmar, have signed production sharing contracts for two offshore blocks (M17 and M18). The Ministry of Energy (MOE) of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar awarded the blocks to the company in March 2014. RIL will be […]

  • 6 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    The topic of Myanmar’s port development will be discussed at the 15th ASEAN Ports & Shipping Conference 2017 taking place in Yangon, Myanmar, from July 6 to 7, Royal HaskoningDHV informed.  Jason Chiang, Director of Ocean Shipping Consultants, a company of Royal HaskoningDHV, will be talking on the topic of “Myanmar port development – ‘From […]

  • 27 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Tap Oil Limited has been notified by the Myanmar Ministry of Energy of the successful award of a Production Sharing Contract for shallow water Block M07 in the Moattama basin, offshore Myanmar. The PSC award is subject to finalisation of terms with the MOE; and Tap will hold a 35.625% interest with Roc Oil Company […]

  • 22 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Unithai has signed a Joint Venture Agreement with Chin Corp Myanmar to establish Unithai Chin Corp Logistics (Myanmar) Limited, a joint-venture company that will operate as UNICHIN, providing an entire range of shipping and freight-forwarding services in Myanmar. Chin Corp is a leading Myanmar-based conglomerate that has strong partnership with major international firms in Myanmar. […]

  • 19 November 2015

    Two seismic acquisition vessels, Ramform Titan and Ramform Sovereign, operated by Norway’s PGS Group, are set to embark on their respective seismic data acquisition campaigns in Myanmar soon. According to Myanmar Times, the first vessel, the Ramform Titan, will start shooting seismic rays in the Rakhine Basin offshore Myanmar next week. The vessel will map the […]

  • 23 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Amyotha Hluttaw – Myanmar’s House of Nationalities (Upper House) – addressed strategies to mitigate erosion along the Yangon River during its meeting on August 21st in Nay Pyi Taw. According to U Kyaw Myo, Deputy Minister for Transport and Communications, the Myanmar Port Authority is working on a project that will dredge part of the […]

  • 25 July 2012

    Thailand and Myanmar have agreed to push forward the construction of a joint transportation route after receiving the green light from the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Committee. Following a recent visit to Laem Chabang Port in Chon Buri province by Myanmar President Thein Sein, Minister of Transport Charupong Ruangsuwan stated that the president is intent […]

  • 5 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a grant agreement (October 3) with the Government of Myanmar in Yangon, to provide grant aid of up to $53 million for the Mandalay Port Development Project. The objective of the project is to modernize the Port in Myanmar’s second largest city, Mandalay, which is located in the […]

  • 27 September 2012

    Thai and Myanmar leaders have introduced plans to form a joint committee to supervise the construction of the Dawei deep-sea port in Myanmar. According to, Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra in her meeting with Myanmar President Thein Sein discussed the Thai-Myanmar cooperation on the development of the Dawei deep seaport and other development projects […]

  • 4 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Myanmar Port Development Forum is scheduled for 11-13 November 2013, in Parkroyal Yangon, Myanmar. Officially endorsed by the Ministry of Transport, the first Myanmar Port Development Forum will showcase key Port projects, related infrastructure development and partnership opportunities being created. Myanmar is vigorously initiating trade and investment reforms across a range of industries, leading […]