Govt. senior officials inspect relocation camps and development projects in Maungdaw


DMH warns of flash flood and strong wind in early rainy season


Three suspected Bengali terrorists arrested in Northern Maungdaw forest

Three Bengalis suspected to be terrorists were arrested with cell phones, knifes and Bangladeshi currency in a forest near Myawaddy village in Northern Maungdaw Township, Rakhine State, in the afternoon of April 28th even though no Bengalis villages live in the immediate vicinity.

Hpakant protesters demand fair compensation for seized land


Around 60 land owners staged a protest in Hpakant Township on April 28, calling for the payment of fair compensation for land confiscated in the time of military government and a probe into the involvement of staff from the jade mining office.

They protested in front of the jade mining office (Lonekhin) and then proceeded to Seinle Yadanar Win Company which is doing jade mining on the confiscated land.

Strong winds damage more than 1100 houses in Hinthada District


Strong winds destroyed more than 1,100 houses in Hinthada District in Ayeyarwady region during four days this month, according to the figures from the General Administration Department.

From April 23 to 26, strong winds destroyed around 130 houses and blew roofs off around 1,040 houses in 158 villages.

Apart from Myanaung Township in Hinthada District, Zalun, Hinthada, Lemyethna, Ingapu and Kyankhin Townships suffered the disaster.

Real estate sector expected to see more FDI inflows


More foreign investments are expected to inflow into the country’s real estate sector this year thanks to the emergence of the Condominium Law and many housing projects to be developed by the government, said Aung Naing Oo, secretary of Myanmar Investment Commission.

Fighting between army and KIA intensifies in Kachin


Firefighters control landfill fire at Htainbin dumping ground


Bio Foam A arrives in Myawaddy for use in Htainbin dump fire

MYAWADDY- 40 barrels of Bio Foam A ordered from Thailand to be used in Hlaingtharyar Township’s Htainbin Dump fire arrived in Myawady yesterday from Thailand.
The orders were palced by Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC) and sent to Aung Aung Warehouse in Mae Kanal village at the Myanmar-Thai border. From there, it will be sent to Htainbin rubbish dump in Yangon.

MCDC clears squatter huts

MANDALAY- Mandalay City Development Committee (MCDC) yesterday demolished over 60 squatter huts situated beside the road near Ayeyar Tun Building, on Strand Road, Mandalay.
The village of squatter huts had stretched along the road, west of Ayeyar Tun Building in Chanmyathasi Township.