The Myanmar Mobile Education Project, or myME, takes the classroom to Yangon’s young teashop waiters.
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Police have taken action against the owners of more than 3000 illegally parked cars in downtown Yangon under a program to ease congestion on the city’s streets.
Arlein Nga Sint Pagoda in Yangon’s Insein township springs to life for the vibrant three-day celebration of Kayin New Year.
The Lawyers’ Network questions YCDC decision to lease parkland for construction projects, including a US$127.5 million development beside Kandawgyi Lake.
A fire in Mayangone township has claimed the lives of seven people, after a blaze broke out at the Gandamar Whole Sales Centre on December 10.
The US$400 million Landmark project in downtown Yangon is waiting on Ministry of Railways approval for a lease extension that developers say is essential to making it economically viable.
A November 29 accident in downtown Yangon that killed a 45-year-old woman has also claimed the life of her daughter, who succumbed to head injuries in hospital.
A man accused of murdering a woman in a downtown Yangon hotel in April has been found guilty and given a 10-year jail term with hard labour.
The broken windows, fading paint and locked doors are evidence enough that the building is abandoned and unloved.
The Yangon City Development Committee’s misguided efforts to deal with worsening traffic congestion threatens to destroy the unique character of the city’s downtown area and encourage the use of cars.
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