In a continued attempt to boost income tax revenue, the government has drawn up an amended bill and submitted it to the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw yesterday.
It's time to stamp out illiteracy and strengthen people’s knowledge of the Myanmar's languages and literatures, MPs have been urged. Former Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker U Khin Aung Myint, proposing a measure to reduce illiteracy, said access to higher education should be broadened throughout the country, and ethnic-minority literature and language-learning tools should be developed.
Bustling Botout Hein Street in Pyinmana has become a congestion hot spot because of “undisciplined” parking, administrators complain. It seems plans to speed the passage of traffic along the crowded street have been lost in the shuffle during the transition to a new city government.
State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi voiced her support for education reform with a focus on critical thinking over rote memorisation at an Education Promotion Implementation Committee seminar in Nay Pyi Taw last week.
With the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement called upon in recent weeks as tens of thousands of people have been impacted by flooding, the man at the top assured media yesterday that aid delivery to those affected is being carried out properly.