Plans for massive ‘high-end’ luxury development in Yangon unveiled

Multi-national developer Marga Landmark and its Myanmar-based partner Thu Kha Yadanar unveiled plans for a 22-acre (8.9 hectares) multi-use complex located at U Htaung Bo Circle between Shwedagon Pagoda and the Yangon Zoo at a media briefing on June 23. The majority shareholder Marga Landmark owns 70 percent of shares and is set to invest […]

Yangon Plans Another Flyover to Relieve Traffic Congestion

The government has announced plans to construct a new flyover in Yangon’s Insein Township that will allow cars to pass over the railway track and relieve busy traffic in the area, state-run media reported. The project will construct a new two-lane flyover that will cost about US$6 million, Myo Zaw Too, engineer at Myanmar Railways […]

British School to Open in Yangon, Offer UK Curriculum to Meet Education Demands

YANGON — In a further sign of Myanmar’s rapid opening-up, the British School Foundation, a prestigious international education organization, announced plans to open a British International School in Yangon on Thursday to meet growing demand for world-class education in the country. At the opening ceremony at the British Ambassador’s Residence in Yangon, deputy headmaster Adam […]