General News

Dive center to be opened in Thahtay Island in Kawthaung

GENERAL May 22, 2017
A DIVE Center is planned to be opened in Thahtay Island situated within Myeik Archipelago in the Andaman Sea, according to a spokesperson of Myanmar Dive Center... 31

US$ 15.5 trillion to be invested in construction sector by 2030

GENERAL May 20, 2017
The volume of construction will grow to US$15.5 trillion worldwide by 2030, according to PWC statistics. Companies from China, US and India can invest in the construction sector.... 61

Floating garden to be established in Inle Lake

GENERAL May 19, 2017
SAVE Inle Lake, the Inle farmer agricultural and development community, said it is working to establish a floating garden in Inlay Lake, a popular freshwater lake in Nyaungshwe Township, Shan Stat... 64

Hepatitis C patients to receive free medical treatment

GENERAL May 19, 2017
Over 2,000 Hepatitis C patients will receive free medical treatment in the last week of May under the National Hepatitis C Prevention and Control Programme, said an official from the Ministry of... 31

Mandalay Royal Palace to become Historical Park

GENERAL May 18, 2017
To attract more tourists, Mya-Nan-San-Kyaw-Shwe- Nan-Taw, Mandalay Royal Palace, Ancient city of Innwa and the three forts, Thabyaytan fort, Servant fort and Sin Kyone fort will be transformed into... 73

Authority to spend Ks15 million rebuilding power facilities in Yesagyo

GENERAL May 18, 2017
A BUDGET of more than Ks15 million has been allocated for a power improvement project to be implemented in Yesagyo Township in Magway Region, according to the Magway Region government.... 39

Apartments for Bo Ba Htoo Housing Project Go on Sale

GENERAL May 17, 2017
Developers have started construc­tion on the sec­ond phase of the Bo Ba Htoo affordable housing project in Yangon’s North Dagon township, the Yan­gon City Development Committee has said. The p... 64

Peace Music Festival competition to be held

GENERAL May 17, 2017
A nationwide, months-long Peace Music Festival in which contestants will compete for prizes for the best peace-related songs will be held starting next month.... 60

Rental price to be increased in major location of Yangon Region

GENERAL May 16, 2017
Rental prices will increase in parts of the Yangon Region because of the foreign companies based in Yangon, according to Yangon real estate agencies.... 78

HIV infection mostly occurs in migrant community in Mon State

GENERAL May 16, 2017
HIV infects mostly the migrants in Mon State, it is learnt. In 2016, 1,846 HIV infected patients were taking treatment at the general hospital in Mon state. Among them, most of the patients were... 58