Govt Vows Action After Myanmar Villagers Demand Fertilizer Factory’s Closure Over Pollution

YANGON—The chief minister of Yangon Region on Tuesday promised villagers that he would assign two ministers to inspect a fertilizer factory whose closure has been demanded by local residents who say it exposes them to chemical pollutants. Residents of two villages in Yangon’s Twante Township have raised a stink about foul odors from the fertilizer […]