Manager identified as Chinese but investigation continuing into identity of owners
Amendments to anti-graft law approved amid reports of a high-profile corruption investigation into Planning and Finance Minister U Kyaw Win.
The projects include plans for manufacturing, logistics, agriculture, housing and more in Yangon and Pyin Oo Lwin.
Sittwe locals call repair of colonial-era building a waste of public funds.
After three days of interrogation, a Mandalay police court decided to charge the five under the police code of conduct.
Humor is one of the few things that make life in Burma bearable for most people, but even this salve for the soul can rub the ruling generals the wrong way.
More than 70 percent of the region's 600 million-plus people do not use banks and e-commerce is projected to hit $88 billion by 2025.