Househelp, handypersons for busy Yangon couples

It was a beautiful Saturday morning and Ma Hla Htet was just too lazy to get out of bed and do her weekly house cleaning and other domestic chores. She felt that after working for five days as a sales consultant in an information technology company, she deserved a really good weekend. But her husband […]

Ministry of Agriculture: Invitation for quote for office equipment supplies.

The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) towards the cost of the National Community Driven Development Project (NCDDP). The IDA N° of the financing agreement is N° H814MM. The Department of Rural Development (DRD) of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation, in its role as […]

Lack of safety measures threatens shopping malls

Despite Myanmar’s softer-than-expected growth, there are still fairly visible developments compared to the years before 2010. A rise in the number of shopping malls is a striking testimony to the recent economic changes of Yangon. This trend has intensified since 2012, when plush shopping malls started reaching beyond downtown into other areas of the city. […]