New national agriculture strategy to drive growth, if properly implemented

The Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation (MOALI), with the help of Asia Development Bank (ADB), United Nations Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) and Livelihoods and Food Security Trust Fund last Friday launched Myanmar’s Agriculture Development Strategy (ADS) for the next five years. Building on the 2016 Agricultural Development Policy, MOALI, with the support of […]

Government needs to provide more info when seeking foreign loan approvals

Insufficient documentation when the Union government submits proposals seeking Parliamentary approval on foreign loans have made decisions difficult, some MPs pointed out Monday when discussing loans from the Asia Development Bank (ADB) and ASEAN Infrastructure Development Fund in Parliament. MP U Than Soe from Constituency 4 of Yangon Region said he had to search for […]