Myeik in urgent need of garbage facility

As there is nowhere to properly dispose of garbage in Myeik, locals are calling on the regional government to urgently find a dumpsite. Myeik is the capital of Taninthayi Region and its most economically developed city. Some officials said there is an urgent need for a disposal site and that it should be located a […]

Mechanics Forced to Retool as Newer Cars Flood Burma’s Market

As the sun set on Rangoon and the heat dissipated after a long day of rains, Ba Bu Lay sat and watched as his sons finished repairs in a shop full of imported Japanese and European cars. These days Ba Bu Lay, who owns Ba Bu Lay and Sons in a section of town known […]