Myanmar Forms Anti-bribery Commission to Fight Corruption

Myanmar has formed an Anti-Bribery Commission to fight corruption and bribery in government organisations, according to an announcement from the President’s Office. The 15-member Anti-Bribery Commission is headed by U Mya Win, a retired military serviceman. Former ambassador U Tin Oo was assigned as secretary to the commission, the announcement said. The formation of the […]

Eviction of decades-long dwellers is unfair – law experts

It would be unfair to evict dwellers of 50 or 100 years, especially when the judges have been accused of corruption in relations to land scandals, legal experts and the victims of land seizures said. As the country’s real estate prices skyrocket reaching up to billions of kyats in certain purchases, judges are more likely […]