Nay Pyi Taw The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. Mon, 25 May 2015 13:35:23 +0630 en-gb Sugar factory workers plan wages protest Sugar factory workers in Nay Pyi Taw’s Pyinmana township will stage a sit-in next week to demand higher pay, their leaders say.

]]> (Pyae Thet Phyo) Nay Pyi Taw Fri, 08 May 2015 10:22:03 +0630
Hluttaw reps criticise Ministry of Agriculture for Nay Pyi Taw focus The Agriculture and Irrigation Ministry has been accused of favouring the capital in its efforts to boost productivity of the nation’s farms.

]]> (Htoo Thant) Nay Pyi Taw Wed, 06 May 2015 10:48:36 +0630
Pharmacies pledge not to sell sexual stimulants No sex pills please – this is Nay Pyi Taw. Pharmacies throughout the capital have pledged to clear their shelves of amphetamines and sexual stimulation drugs for the duration of the Thingyan water festival, Police Colonel Zaw Khin Aung, deputy head of Nay Pyi Taw Police Force, said yesterday.

]]> (Hsu Hlaing Htun) Nay Pyi Taw Thu, 09 Apr 2015 09:09:51 +0630
New team resumes search for bell

Four months after the latest search for the fabled Dhammazedi Bell resulted in claims of discovery, revelations of failure and accusations of fundraising fraud, a new team is having a go at the nation’s favourite treasure-hunt.

]]> (Shwegu Thitsar) Nay Pyi Taw Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:13:00 +0630
Government urges Malaysia to follow Nay Pyi Taw Declaration

The government has urged Malaysia to follow up on the Nay Pyi Taw declaration adopted at the last ASEAN summit, chaired by Myanmar, as well as other issues related to the future of the regional organisation.

]]> (Nyan Lynn Aung) Nay Pyi Taw Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:14:43 +0630
Food, cosmetics testing lab to open in Nay Pyi Taw A testing laboratory to ensure product quality is being built in Nay Pyi Taw, the government has announced.

]]> (Htoo Thant) Nay Pyi Taw Mon, 19 Jan 2015 13:05:14 +0630
Great Wall rents land to produce hybrid Agriculture firm Great Wall is renting about 440 acres of farmland in Nay Pyi Taw to grow a hybrid rice crop, farmers and officials said last week.

]]> (Htoo Thant) Nay Pyi Taw Fri, 02 Jan 2015 13:46:32 +0630
Elephant camp gets upgrade ahead of VIP visit

Managers of an elephant camp near Nay Pyi Taw are racing to complete renovation work before a planned visit by ASEAN agriculture and forestry ministers later this month.

]]> (Ei Ei Thu) Nay Pyi Taw Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:03:09 +0630
Traffic boss calls for tougher punishments A Nay Pyi Taw traffic police official says community road safety awareness programs have so far had little impact on the number of accidents occurring in the capital.

]]> (Pyae That Phyo) Nay Pyi Taw Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:43:58 +0630
U San Sint's bail application rejected Former Minister for Religious Affairs U San Sint has had an application for bail rejected by Dekkhinathiri District Court in Nay Pyi Taw.

]]> (Pyae That Phyo) Nay Pyi Taw Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:06:50 +0630