Media council vows to name those spreading fake news

The Myanmar Press Council has threatened to publicly name the people behind social media pages that intentionally spread fake news. U Kyaw Swa Min, secretary of the council, said some social media pages and accounts try to cause public panic by spreading fake news. “We have no power to take action against these social media […]

Revenue Dept to Improve Tax Collection from Soaring Rent Rates

YANGON — The Department of Internal Revenue announced Monday that it would improve tax collection on income earned from rent rates across Myanmar and warned property owners to submit their earnings from rent soon. The announcement comes at a time of skyrocketing rent rates in the country’s commercial capital Yangon, which has seen companies and […]