At an investment fair held at Ngwesaung recently, the chief minister promoted the region’s potential for investment in oil, minerals, livestock, agriculture, property and tourism
Details of huge industrial park and port project remain vague, NGOs say
Three bridges have already been completed along the road project which aims to improve connections and security along the coasts of Irrawaddy Region and Rakhine State.
U Ye Myat Thu is leading Mandalay towards ASEAN smart city status by adopting smart technologies in the public services sector—changes which are already reaping rewards.
Talks with CCCC on details of plan to develop US$1.5 billion worth of initial infrastructure for the controversial mega-project are in their final phase, overseeing agency says.
Project is first of three border development projects in Shan, Kachin states agreed upon by Myanmar and China
The former Irrawaddy Region Chief Minister U Thein Aung allegedly transferred the funds to a foundation before handing power to the new government in early 2016.
The project agreement was signed by the outgoing government just one week before the handover of power to the NLD in March 2016.
Joint Myanmar-Chinese consortium will have concession rights to operate deep seaport in Rakhine as part of the project.
Improved road expected to speed construction of mega-seaport project, as well as boost development in Tanintharyi Region.
Tokyo believes a stable, democratic and prosperous Myanmar can only be achieved through engagement with global community
Tokyo looking to provide counterweight to Chinese influence in Mekong region
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi wraps up Mekong Summit with praise for Japan’s ‘understanding’ on Rohingya crisis
Livelihoods come under threat as customary land rights have been denied and a developer claims ownership of much of Pulau Pari Island.
Myanmar, Beijing finalizing locations in Shan and Kachin to support China’s Belt and Road Initiative