Yangon Regional Government Re-Confirms Proposed Agriculture Master Plan

Yangon’s Chief Min­ister stressed the importance of in­creasing the distribution and export of vegetables as part of the Region’s famed agriculture master plan at a meeting of the chamber of commerce. Announced in early 2017,Yangon’s Chief Min­ister re-affirmed the mas­ter plan at a July 20 UM­FCCI meeting alongside Vice President U Myint Swe before local […]

Uncut blue emerald on sale to the highest bidder

An uncut blue emerald valued at €1 million will be sold to the highest bidder during the 51st Myanmar Jewellery Exhibition which runs from June 24 to July 6. The blue emerald is owned by Aung Htay, a small-scale dealer, and will be sold alongside other precious items including €300,000 uncut rubies, topaz as well […]

Shwelinpan low-cost housing to go on sale

Apartments in the Shwelinpan low-cost housing project in Hlaingthaya Township will be sold by end of June, according to Department of Human Resettlement and Housing Development. The project so far has ten buildings, each four storeys high with six apartments per floor, comprising of 468 square feet each. Prices range from US$13,000 and U$12,500 and […]