Myanmar rice exports to resume

The Myanmar Commerce Ministry plans to lift a temporary ban on rice exports, which was imposed due to shortages and inflation during last month’s flood disaster across the country, a senior official said. Permanent secretary to the ministry Toe Aung Myint said the government was moving ahead with the measure following a proposal by the […]

Telenor Tries to Keep Network Operational as Flood Worsens

Telenor Myanmar said it is working closely with tower companies and local relief authorities to ensure their cellular network remains operational in the face of worsening flood conditions in parts of the country. The Norwegian operator announced last week that 41 of the 2,585 sites on Telenor’s network have either been shut down due to […]