Inle chemical-free tomatoes to be available in Yangon market

The Inle chemical-free tomatoes, the first Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)-compliant crop produced in the country, is now being sold at the City Mart in Yangon, according to Nyaung Shwe Restaurants Businessmen Association secretary U Aung Kyaw. The Nyaung Shwe Restaurants Businessmen Association in cooperation with the Nyaung Shwe Agricultural Department in Shan State supported the […]

Real estate market remains cool, expert says

Interview on 9 June with U Khin Maung Than, chair of the Myanmar Real Estate Services Association by May Thet Hnin, a reporter for the Global New Light of Myanmar. Q: What is the current conditionof real estate market? A: First of all, let me give you a brief history of the real estate market […]

Sales of high-priced cashews boom in Ayeyawady Region

Cahsew sellers in the Ayeyawady Region township of Thabaung are enjoying the appreciation in the value of the nut, which has not affected sales. During the last five years, a viss (1.6 kilos) of cashews fetched K1,500, while the price for the same quantity increased by two thirds to K2,500 at the beginning of 2016. […]