EU Myan Ku Fund for garment workers extended amid coronavirus economic fallouts

Doubling support to 10 million euro, the EU Myan Ku Fund has been extended to help the tens of thousands of mostly unemployed women migrant workers in the sector amid the global economic crisis. The EU Myan Ku Fund’s extension phase is planned to operate from January 2021 until February 2022. Financial support for laid-off […]

Draft town plan to stabilise runaway prices: minister

Land speculators could get their fingers burnt if town planning rules prevent the construction of certain types of building on their property, a government minister has warned. U Soe Maung, Union Minister for the State President’s Office, says that city zoning could help stabilise land prices. Yangon land prices have soared since the introduction of […]