The Myanmar Times
Wednesday, 03 September 2014
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Mandalay land concession holders ordered to report to government

Businesspeople granted land concessions in Mandalay Region have been given until November 4 to submit a report on the status of the land holdings to the regional Settlements and Land Records Department.

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U Tay Za sponsors Mandalay water expansion project

A plan to ensure 90 percent of Mandalay residents have access to clean water has been approved by the city’s development committee.


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Debate on constitution hits Mandalay

Change it, keep it as it is – or scrap it and start from scratch. These are the three positions that people are taking in discussions on the country’s 2008 constitution, a group of former prisoners was told last week.

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Two arrested over killings at Panasonic office in Mandalay

Mandalay police have arrested two people over the killing of three people at the office of Japanese electronics company Panasonic earlier this month.

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Car dealers accuse Mandalay company of $3.1m fraud

A group of car dealers in Mandalay who say they were “duped” out of K3 billion (US$3.1million) by a local import firm have appealed to President U Thein Sein and the Mandalay Region government for justice.

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Confrontation looming over riverside homes

Families living in temporary huts and houses along the Ayeyarwady River in Mandalay’s Chan Aye Thar San township are petitioning the municipal authorities not to follow through with a threat to evict them.

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Mandalay family to pursue more charges against killers

Two men convicted over the brutal stabbing of a young mother in Pyigyitagun township could face further charges, as claims emerge she was sexually assaulted.

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MAI eyes more Japan services from Mandalay

Myanmar Airways International plans to start making regular flights to Japan next year from Mandalay, a company official says.


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Mandalay College founder immortalised with statue

A statue of Mandalay University founder U Ko Lay has been unveiled at the university, one month after what would have been the noted scholar’s 100th birthday.


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Lawyer to form party for farmers, workers

Protecting the interests of the common man and woman - that’s how the leader of the Party for the Defence of Farmers and Workers says he plans to shake up Myanmar politics.

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