Taninthayi govt takes tough stance on mining groups

The Minister for Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation for Taninthayi Region U Myint Maung said that mining organisations wishing to renew their mining licenses are required to seek approval from regional government. Despite the Union government having direct control U Myint Maung stated that mining groups who are polluting have been ordered to seize their […]

Thai investments promote tourism in Taninthayi

THAI investments are expected to promote tourism in Taninthayi Region, according to Thai media. A Thai company called Pongpipat has been building an international standard hotel in Taninthayi with an investment of US$125 million in an effort to capitalize on the promising tourism industry in the region. The hotel is being built on 50 acres […]