Submitted by Eleven on Tue, 01/31/2017 - 18:51
Yangon Region government’s environmental and social impact assessment of the Shwemi plastic factory are yet to be finished one months after they began, according to the factory’s employees.
Submitted by Eleven on Tue, 01/31/2017 - 14:23
The current government should take international development loans as it may face high-interest commercial loans in the future. This is the best time to take soft loans for the country’s infrastructure development projects, said Dr Zaw Oo, executive director of the Centre for Economic and Social Development (CESD).
Submitted by Eleven on Mon, 01/30/2017 - 19:27
Hmawbi Paradiso Cinema was opened in Hmawbi Township, Yangon Region, as the first cinema hall of a 100-cinema project in Myanmar.
Submitted by Eleven on Sun, 01/29/2017 - 14:01
Submitted by Eleven on Sat, 01/28/2017 - 22:54
The Myanmar government plans to crack down on illegal trade from March and no car without a proper licence will be permitted to enter the country, Union Minister for Planning and Finance Kyaw Win said.
He said the country suffered a lot in terms of lost tax revenue because of the illegal flow of commodities from foreign countries. Also, some of the imported items are not suitable for use and some foodstuffs aren’t fit for consumption.
Submitted by Eleven on Sat, 01/28/2017 - 11:17
Submitted by Eleven on Fri, 01/27/2017 - 22:40
Top officials from Myanmar have discussed dams and hydropower projects with one of China’s biggest hydropower companies.
Ohn Win, the Minister for Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation, discussed hydropower projects and business with China’s State Power Investment Corporation (SPIC), the Ministry of Information revealed on Thursday.
Submitted by Eleven on Fri, 01/27/2017 - 16:48
According to Forestry Department sources, the recent discovery of illegal log exports via sea containers at Yangon's port was suspected long ago but officers were not given permission to investigate.
Submitted by ksmaw on Fri, 01/27/2017 - 16:15
Submitted by Eleven on Fri, 01/27/2017 - 16:13
"Affordable" 400-square-feet apartments will be made available to lower-income families with an estimated price of around Ks10 million (US$ 7,400).