The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

China to restore Thatbyinnyu Pagoda

State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi will sign an agreement for the restoration of quake-hit Thatbyinnyu Pagoda in Bagan during her visit to China.

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Malicious call raises false alarm at airport

A lawsuit has been filed against an individual for a malicious call under Section 66(d) of the Communications Law.

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Residents yet to get Myanmar-China pipeline compensation

Despite the fact that the Myanmar-China pipeline has started to import oil, local residents have yet to receive the compensation due to them for damage to their crops arising from digging works on the pipeline.

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Former Magwe chief minister returns K800 million, vehicles

The former Chief Minister of Magwe Region, U Phone Maw Shwe, has returned K800 million as well as vehicles to the regional government. The money and assets were part of the missing K7 billion or so Magwe Region Development funds.

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Southern Indian merchants, Mandalay UMFCCI ink MoU

Southern Indian business concerns and the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI) of Mandalay have signed an MoU, linking merchants from both countries to explore opportunities.

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Mandalay to hold inaugural mango and tea leaf fair

Tea drinkers and mango lovers in Mandalay are in for a treat. For the first time, a mango and tea leaf fair will be held at the Mandalar Thiri football stadium from May 20 to 22.

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Despite high prices, Mandalay car sales still robust

Prices of used cars remain high in Mandalay even after the Thingyan festivities, and sales are still robust.

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Prices of pigeon peas, green grams drop

Prices of pigeon pea and green grams have taken a dip as trade in the beans with India has stopped.

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Laying treks to boost tourism in Pyin Oo Lwin

Trekking routes are to be mapped out and constructed as well as regional guide training are to be provided in Pyin Oo Lwin township, Mandalay Region, where locals and foreigners frequent.

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Smoking ban on pagodas in Mandalay

Public Health Foundation chair Dr Than Sein said that three pagodas in Mandalay will be defined as no-smoking zones to protect visitors paying homage. He was speaking on Wednesday at a workshop on establishing smoke-free areas.

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