Asks Agriculture Ministry to explain how this year’s 69-billion-kyat repair budget was spent
Water levels in Sittaung and Shwe Kyin rivers at a dangerous level, officials warn villagers.
The floods have inundated thousands of hectares of paddy fields in Vietnam's rice-growing Mekong Delta region, but damage is limited and not expected to affect exports.
The National Disaster Management Committee today released its latest figures on this year's floods. Bago Region and Karen and Mon states have been the hardest hit.
Government urged to impose strict controls on jade mine operators in Kachin State after recent muddy inundations
Massive, hugely expensive landfill would be required to make development of Yangon River’s west bank feasible, they say, but chief minister is undeterred.