The Myanmar Times
Thursday, 29 January 2015
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Transaction tax relief spurs Yangon buying spree

Reductions in property taxes have done little to encourage more tax payments but have helped heat up the Yangon market, say realtors.

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YCDC looks to curb high-rises as developers push back

A zoning map of Yangon city has been drawn up for discussion among construction professionals, with YCDC hoping to have the plan submitted to the Yangon Region Hluttaw later this year.

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New East Dagon property market continues to climb

The price of land located near key roads in New East Dagon has doubled since last October, and are set to soar further over the next few months, say brokers.

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Nay Pyi Taw property sees resurgence

Nay Pyi Taw’s flailing property market is showing signs of rebirth as cautious interest from residential buyers and industrial investors gathers momentum, industry players said.

 

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Building codes to be implemented this year: Codes bring Myanmar in line with ASEAN standards

The nationwide building codes – which have been drafted last year – are likely to be issued before the end 2014, an official from Myanmar Engineering Society (MES) said last week.

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Movin’ with class

This large, detached, newly renovated two storey landed house in its own compound is in Thalawaddy Street, 7 Mile, Mayangone township. It is convenient both for Ocean Shopping Center.

 

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Canning firm defies govt order to leave factory

Long-standing dispute between government ministry and Myanmar Makro continues as two sides argue over lease agreement, outdated evictions law

 

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Privatisation law essential, say economists

Selling of public property and other assets has been plagued by unfair practices for years and experts believe that it is time for that to change

 

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