Myanmar workers can now go to Malaysia

The Myanmar government will allow Myanmar migrant labourers to return to Malaysia after a six month work suspension by Malaysian authorities, according to Daw Khin Nwe Oo, the deputy director-general of the Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population’s Labour Department. Myanmar had been sending about 4,000 workers to Malaysia, monthly, until 6 December, when Malaysian […]

One to two million flats required for urban people

One to two million apartment rooms are required for urban people, said Mr. Jack Finegan, a UN-habitat’s Urban Programme Specialist. According to statistics from the 2014 Population and Housing Census, about 1 to 2 million of rooms are needed for urban people. About 2 million of apartments are likely to be needed in 2030. Myanmar’s […]