Infographic: Xayaburi Hydropower Dam in Lao PDR

Introduction Xayaburi dam project is one of the cascade of 12 dams proposed on the mainstream of the lower Mekong River. Situated in northern Laos, it is the first ever project that has materialized. Its developer is Thailand-based Ch.Karnchang Public Company Limited (Ch.Karnchang) since 2007. Later in 2010, the Xayaburi Power Company Limited (XPCL) was …

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Infographic: Coal-fired Power Plant Project Proposal in Ye Township, Mon State, Myanmar

Introduction At present, Investors find the country attractive and opportunistic for their businesses. The energy and electricity sector is among many investors. As electricity is an important infrastructure for economic development, TTCL Public Company Limited (TTCL)[1] exemplifies an example of a foreign enterprise interested in investing in a business in Myanmar’s energy and electricity sector. …

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Infographic: Coal-fired Power Plant Project Proposal in Ye Township, Mon State, Myanmar

Introduction 21 July 2014, Krungthep Turakij news[1] reported that TTCL requested the Myanmar government to move the site for a 1,000-megawatt coal-fired power plant from Thilawa Special Economic Zone to Mon State. It reasoned Thilawa SEZ’s coastline is relatively shallow, making it difficult for coal ships to dock and, subsequently, high electricity price. However, the coastal …

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Infographic : Dawei Special Economic Zone and Deep Seaport Project

Introduction Dawei Special Economic Zone (SEZ) and Deep Seaport Project will be one of Myanmar grandest investment project, both the size and the amount of capital invested. In the beginning, the project was released to cover nearly 250 square kilometers and to cost over 300 billion THB. In November 2010, the Myanmar government granted development …

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Infographic “Economic Land Concession: Sugarcane Plantation and Sugar Industry, Oddar Meanchey Province, Cambodia”

Introduction Around 2006,  Mitr Phol Sugar Corporation., Ltd. One of the major sugarcane and sugar companies in Thailand  began to expand their sugarcane production base to neighboring countries in order to produce sufficient quantity. This company is trying to compete in the global market by expanding production base to neighboring countries. This Infograhpic solely looks at the …

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