The Rangoon chief minister pledged to review all controversial city expansion projects and prioritize the public good over corporate interests. The post Multi-Billion Dollar Rangoon Southwest Expansion Set to Begin appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
‘[U Min Min Oo] took responsibility and decided to resign, due to his leadership performance in the government,’ says NLD party spokesman U Win Htein. The post Mon State Chief Minister Resigns appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
A survey found around one dozen three-story buildings in Ngapali that breach height guidelines provided by the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism. The post Construction Guidelines Unclear in Coastal Areas appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
The French tourist’s body—with fractures to the head, hip, leg, and hand—is found in a tree about 52 meters (170 feet) below the summit. The post Foreigner Dies in Apparent Suicide on Mount Zwekabin appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
Sai Ba Nyan, volunteer vice chairman of a northern Shan State IDP camp with more than 900 people, feels that Burma’s govt has forgotten about them. The post ‘If We Waited for Aid From the Govt, the IDPs Would Have Starved’ appeared first on The Irrawaddy.