More traditional hospitals to be opened nationwide

PLANS are underway to extend more traditional hospitals in wide parts of the country, said U Myint Oo, a director from the Department of Traditional Medicine. The Department of Traditional Medicine said it will officially open 19 hospitals and eight township departments of traditional medicine in the near future. These facilities have been constructed since […]

Myanmar arrests 31 timber smugglers in northernmost state

The Myanmar local military authorities have arrested 31 timber smugglers along with some small firearms and ammunition in a special operation against illegal logging and timber smuggling in Mansi, northernmost Kachin state, state media reported Friday. The so-called combing operation started from the end of September and lasted 20 days. During the period, the local […]