Fuel-efficient cooking stoves in 22,000 households in Mandalay

Some 22,000 households in Mandalay Region are using fuel-efficient stoves as part of a government effort to reduce the use of firewood and the resulting destruction of forests and mangroves, according to the Mandalay Forestry Department. U Tint Swe, director of the department, said the stove campaign is aimed at addressing the energy shortage in […]

8,000 affordable flats to be established within five years in Mandalay Region

Mandalay Region authorities plan to develop affordable housing with 8,000 apartments across the region within five years, according to the Urban and Housing Development Department (Mandalay). The project aims to fulfill the housing needs of residents as well as to stabilise the local property market. The department recently invited eligible persons who do not own […]