Parami builds mini-grids for Yesagyo community

Privately-owned Parami Energy has inked a tripartite agreement with the agriculture ministry’s Department of Rural Development and the Village Electrification Committee (VEC) to develop a mini-grid system for almost 1,500 households across eight villages in Yesagyo township in Magway Region. When completed, the project will be the largest mini-grid system in the country, according to […]

Tea Touted as Solution to Budgetary Woes

​​ As the government has found itself without enough cash to complete development projects scheduled in the current fiscal year, one cabinet member has aired an unusual proposal for financing the shortfall: tea money. Speaking in parliament yesterday, the minister for agriculture, livestock and irrigation said that if the public truly wants all its roads […]