The Myanmar Times
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Property prices to soar as high-rise limits enforced

A new plan to limit the number of high-rises could send property prices upward throughout Yangon.

 

 

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Shangri-La to invest $115m on new hotel

Hong Kong-based Shangri-La International Hotel Management has announced an investment of US$115 million to build a 350-room Lakeside Shangri-La hotel near Kandawgyi Lake.

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Downtown delight

This conveniently-located apartment is ideally suited to tenants wishing to do business in Yangon.

 

 

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Limited high-rises under new zoning scheme

Limiting the number of high-rise developments in Yangon will preserve the city’s heritage while continuing to attract foreign investment, say YCDC reps.

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Urban planners to receive training in Kayin State

The United Nations has launched a series of training programs in Hpa-an, Kayin State, that will teach dozens of local urban planners how to properly monitor the influx of property developments in Myanmar.

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Thilawa SEZ breaks ground

Representatives of Japan and Myanmar gathered to attend the ground-breaking ceremony for the Thilawa special economic zone.

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Harbour high-rises left high and dry

YCDC and the Myanmar Port Authority are clashing on whether Yangon’s waterfront should be developed for community or commercial use.


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Life of an expat realtor

David Ney is wearing Hawaiian print boardshorts. He’s standing in the corner amid the haphazard piles of guests’ shoes at a dark and crowded party in an apartment on Yaw Min Gyi Street.

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