Yangon to build 200,00 units of low-cost housing

Low-cost housing projects totalling about 200,000 units will be built in Dagon, Hlinethaya and Shwepyitha townships in Yangon Region starting in December to provide homes for the increasing number of migrant workers, said Chief Minister Phyo Min Thein. “There are a large number of people entering Yangon for job opportunities. We are planning to provide […]

MoU Myanmar Workers Migrating to Thailand is Higher Than Previous

Thousands of undocumented workers are returning home from Thailand due to a new labour law, while the number of MoU workers migrating to Thailand is higher than last month. The Myawady District Immigration and Population Department said that there were 8,491 male and 6,582 female workers going to Thailand in June. Thousands of Myanmar migrants […]

Myanmar to Extend Business Visas to a Year

Myanmar plans to extend visas for international investors, experts and workers to six months or one year, said Union Minister for Labour, Immigration and Population Thein Swe. The minister revealed the plan after MP Myint Lwin for Pazundaung Township constituency brought up the subject at a session of the Lower House held in Nay Pyi […]

Workshop on investment opportunities for foreigners in Myanmar agricultural sector held in Mandalay

A workshop on investment opportunities for foreigners in the Myanmar agricultural sector organised by the Myanmar Fruit, Flower and Vegetable Producers and Exporters Association took place in the meeting hall of the Mandalay Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MRCCI) in Mandalay on Monday 22 August. At the workshop, the Director General U Aung Soe […]