Development

Intha, people of the Inle Lake (also know as Inlay Lake) fishing in Inlay Lake, Nyaungshwe Township, Taunggyi, Shan Sate, Myanmar, 08 December 2014. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
10 July 2015
The Myanmar government launched two conservation plans, a five-year planand a long-term...
Mandalay International Airport Photo: calflier001/Flickr
09 July 2015
Japanese firms are increasingly involved in the infrastructure development business in...
Construction labourers working on an elevated platform at a deep sea port project in Mayingyi, part of the Dawei Special Economic Zone development. Photo: AFP
07 July 2015
Japan, Myanmar, and Thailand have signed an agreement for the mutual development of the...
Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
02 July 2015
A resource centre, which will help government staff learn how to collect and analyse data...
Left to Right (front line): Dr. Win Zaw Aung, Managing Director, Sea Lion Company Ltd.; Mr. Kovit Kantapasara, GE CEO of Thailand, Myanmar, and Laos; Professor Dr. Myint Han, Director General, Department of Medical Services, Ministry of Health; Dr. Daw Aye Aye Thein, Professor and Head (Neonate), Central Women’s Hospital
29 June 2015
In partnership with the Myanmar Ministry of Health, GE and ...
The Girl Determined fundraiser will be held this Sunday June 28 from 4pm until 7pm at the Goethe Villa on 8 Ko Min Ko Chin Road, Bahan Township. Photo: Andrew Standbridge
26 June 2015
Myat Aye is 15 years old and it is her job to take the family cow out to graze for a few...
Three Pagodas Pass, a border checkpoint between Thailand and Myanmar.  Photo: Joaquinuy/Flickr
24 June 2015
A new border crossing between Kayah State and Thailand’s Mae Hong Song province will open...
Photo: norstarshipping.com
18 June 2015
Norstar Ship Management has opened a new crewing office in Yangon, Myanmar, which will...
An aerial view of the Mekong river, which separates Thailand and Laos, in Vientiane on Tuesday 22 March 2005. Photo: EPA
17 June 2015
The Thai cabinet has approved the draft Nay Pyi Taw Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic...
Yangon region government is pursuing a major plan to redevelop several parts of the commercial capital. Photo: Mizzima 
13 June 2015
The Yangon region government has its local parliament for over K8,000 billion [US$8...
Wild ducks take flight from the surface of Inlay Lake, Nyaungshwe Township, Taunggyi, Shan Sate, Myanmar, 08 December 2014. EPA/NYEIN CHAN NAING
10 June 2015
Inlay Lake has been inscribed as the first Biosphere Reserve of Myanmar at the 27th...
10 June 2015
Poverty is a leading cause in student dropouts across rural Mon schools in southern...

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