Two river pump projects to supply clean water to Yangon

To satisfy increasing demand for water in Yangon, the Yangon City Development Committee is planning to implement water-pumping projects in the Kukkowa River and Toe River this fiscal year. The two projects will have the capacity to distribute 100 million gallons of water daily. The Kukkowa project will supply 60 million gallons daily to Hlaingthaya, […]

Property website calls for foreign condo ownership

The draft of the condominium bill should keep the foreigners’ rights to buy condominium flats with some restrictions, according to The real estate website was responding to concerns that allowing foreigners to buy condominiums would lead to soaring prices. The bill has been in the drafting stage for more than a year and has […]

Japan to boost Yangon’s circular train sector

Japan will play a significant role in aiding the Myanmar government’s efforts at improving its circular train sector, which is essential to Yangon’s future transportation and the potential easing of traffic congestion. The population of Yangon is nearly six million people, but more than 100,000 people (about three per cent of the population) rely on […]