Property News The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:40:33 +0630 en-gb YCDC to take permits in all townships YANGON City Development Committee (YCDC) Department of Engineering (Building) will begin accepting building permit applications across all of Myanmar’s townships this week.

]]> (Myat Nyein Aye) Property News Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Myaynigone overpass opens to traffic Cars can now soar over gridlock via the new overpass in Myaynigone, Saunchaung township.

]]> (Noe Noe Aung) Property News Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Govt surveys Yangon bridge A new bridge being planned for Yangon’s Kyeemyingdaing township could mean the difference between life and death for villagers on the other side. The Ministry of Construction has been working with a Japanese company in initial preparations for the 2700-metre (8000-foot) bridge, parliament heard on March 25.

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Yangon New City forgotten by most but residents still hopeful The area of the once and possibly future Yangon New City project has been irrevocably changed following its announcement by Yangon mayor U Hla Myint last September 22.

]]> (Myat Nyein Aye) Property News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Offshore PSCs to finish before water festival The signing of the remaining Production Sharing Contracts (PSC) for offshore blocks will be completed before the water festival begins, say officials.

]]> (Aung Shin) Property News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Customers clamouring for microcredit When the people with the money arrive, all the women in the little room rise to greet them, like schoolgirls. The 100 or so village women are mostly middle-aged and elderly, with thanaka on their cheeks and flowers in their hair. The room is hot and cramped.

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Civil society frets land with investment law Civil Society is concerned that land rights may be left behind as the two main existing investment laws are to be replaced by a new law.

]]> (Ko Ko Aung) Property News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
ADB predicts higher growth, inflation Economic growth is expected to pick up in the fiscal year starting April 1, but inflation and a rising budget deficit may weigh on the economy, according to economic experts.

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