China-Myanmar trade slows to a trickle

The coronavirus outbreak in China has caused trade between Myanmar and its neighbor to slow to a trickle, trade officials say. The clearest example of this is the plunge in the volume of watermelons from Myanmar that are crossing the border to the east. “About 600 truckloads of Myanmar’s watermelons used to cross the border […]

YCDC official says unutilised industrial land could be appropriated

No businesses have been set up on some 40 percent of the land designated as industrial zones in Yangon and action will be taken to rectify the matter, say city officials Yangon City Development Committee Associate Secretary U Than said that unused land would be appropriated in a press conference on Monday. “While some 60pc […]