New international airport project in central Myanmar in progress

YANGON, Feb. 1 (Xinhua) — Myanmar’s new Hanthawaddy International Airport project, being implemented as a national project in the country’s central Bago region, some 76.8 km north-east of Yangon, is in progress. Upon completion, the airport will represent the fourth and largest of its kind in Myanmar after Yangon, Mandalay and Nay Pyi Taw’s and […]

Japan May Build First Waste-to-Diesel Fuel Plant in Bago

Japan’s Garbage Collection Co Ltd has expressed interest in constructing a waste-to-diesel factory in Bago Region, according to the Bago Regional Government. The diesel produced will be used as fuel for tractors and harvesters in the agriculture sector. Bago Region, which is next to Yangon Region, is heavily reliant on the agri-business. The region mainly […]