The area of Yangon City will be expanded in seven places, adding over 100,000 acres to its area, according to Mayor Hla Myint.
The mayor revealed the plan while submitting the “’Yangon City Development Strategy 2040’ to the Yangon Region parliament yesterday.
Myanmar’s commercial city will be expanded in seven steps in order of priority:
1) 17,375 acres east of Yangon;
2) 21,716 acres to the south-west;