Myanmar more use of LPG, locally produced oil for cooking

Myanmar will distribute liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to one million local households this fiscal year as part of a national plan to reduce the use of electricity and firewood when cooking, said U Win Khaing, Minister for Electricity and Energy. At one million, it is estimated that around 10 percent of the country’s households will […]

Construction of Ayeyarwady coastal expressway to start this year

Implementation of the Ayeyarwady Coastal Region Development Project, an expressway connecting Ayeyarwady Region and Rakhine State listed under the Myanmar Project Bank, will start from this fiscal year, according to the Ministry of Construction. The project is estimated to cost US$94 million and expected to be complete in fiscal 2023-24. The project will involve the […]