Massive, hugely expensive landfill would be required to make development of Yangon River’s west bank feasible, they say, but chief minister is undeterred.
It won’t happen again, he vows; committee rejects minister’s revised 2018-19 spending plan
A new Gloria Jean’s outlet has opened just in time for Yangon’s ‘sweater weather.’
Regional minister vows greater transparency in accounting at Yangon’s major temples
The development projects will still be up for discussion after the Yangon govt resubmits its proposal.
Chief minister says scheme aims to address unequal development; YCDC vows farmers will be paid for land at market rates
Thar Gyi stopped painting what was popular and started following his inspiration.
Art and photo exhibitions, job fairs, an LGBT party and more – all in Yangon this week, as picked by The Irrawaddy.
Performances, exhibitions, a furniture expo, a guitar contest and more – all in Yangon this week, as picked by The Irrawaddy.
Concerts, art exhibitions, a runway show and more – all in Yangon this week, as picked by The Irrawaddy.
The Irrawaddy discusses how the regional government should proceed to improve the lives of locals in 2018.
Check a snapshot of the Yangon Bus Service's operations based on the latest available data, from December in infographics.
Charity concerts, book sales, a smart city talk and art exhibitions – all in Yangon this week, as picked by The Irrawaddy.
New Year’s countdowns, concerts, comedy, film, an art exhibition, a night market, a masquerade party, a charity circus and a one-man show — all in Yangon this week, as picked by
Rallies interrupt commuter traffic, cause a nuisance to the public, and raise safety concerns, the directive says.