Pyin Oo Lwin, home of the Defence Service Academy, was the site of protests last week as demonstrators demanded changes to the 2008 constitution, including reducing the provision of 25 percent of military representatives in the hluttaw.
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KTV bars and “stage show” restaurants in Mandalay have been ordered to close their businesses during matriculation exams so that students are not distracted from their studies.
A Mandalay social organisation plans to accept more elderly into its care facility in Chan Mya Tharsi township.
A Chinese temple that donors say is the largest of its kind in Myanmar officially opened its doors in Mandalay last month.
A land rights activist in Pyin Oo Lwin plans to stage a solo protest to mark Peasants Day on March 2 to show solidarity with farmers facing land confiscations.
A new road enabling trucks and other vehicles to bypass downtown Pyin Oo Lwin will open in June, local officials say.
Government officials in Mandalay have been accused of bias in their handling of rallies concerning proposed amendments to Myanmar’s constitution.
Drivers of sand trucks that pollute the city of Mandalay could face jail, city authorities warn.
Mandalay residents staged a demonstration on February 9 to call for amendments to the 2008 constitution and the removal of restrictions on public protest.
Mandalay City Development Committee will put out a tender later this month for rubbish collection in the city.
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