A fire possibly caused by a burning mosquito coil yesterday destroyed a Coca-Cola warehouse in an industrial zone of Yangon’s Mingalardon township, with losses estimated at over K112.5 million, according to police.
Voter lists unveiled and listed publically for a second time this week caused a panic in Hlaing Taryar township where at least 250,000 names are missing, according to complaints sent to the election commission.
Three worker representatives on arbitration council reject decision to allow company to fire 189 workers.
Hundreds of drivers walked off the job on September 14 and 15 in response to a steep rise in traffic fines.
After years of campaigning, a park in central Yangon once again bears the name of U Ottama, a leading nationalist monk from Rakhine State who was repeatedly jailed under British colonial rule.
The newly launched yellow ribbon campaign against the militarisation of the judicial system has already hit a snag, just one day in: Yangon lawyers are not particularly supportive.
A new traffic control system that aims to reduce congestion while also cracking down on drivers who break traffic laws is now in the works.
Come and get your fill, public transport bosses are telling bus owners. Ma Hta Tha, the Yangon Region Supervisory Committee for Motor Vehicles, has reminded the owners that they now have the right to increase the capacity of compressed natural gas fuel the buses are permitted to carry.