Government procurement law needed, says deputy attorney-general

The government needs to enact a procurement law to ensure transparency and prevent corruption, said Tun Tun Oo, deputy attorney-general, at the session of lower house of parliament on September 29. He was replying to MP Tin Maung Oo’s question on “whether there is a plan to enact the government procurement law for the emergence […]

New legislation will redefine ‘child’ in Myanmar

Drafting of new legislation to replace the Juvenile Law will be completed in December and the bill sent to parliament next year, Social Welfare Department Deputy Director General Aung Tun said. The new legislation will raise the age of a “minor” from under 16 to nder 18, he said, adding that this change will bring […]