How does mining benefit Myanmar?

Author: Jan Dharmabandu is a mining engineer and a Chartered Environmentalist attached to Perth based Ensys Consultants. This article originally appeared in the Global New Light of Myanmar on 30th May 2017 as “What is & Why Mining: a Perspective from Myanmar”.   Each year about 5 billion tonnes of minerals are mined from the […]

Business people warned not to misuse vacant land granted to them

Businesses granted vacant land in Mandalay Region for development projects will have the land reclaimed by the regional government if they do not use it for the projects, the region’s minister of Agriculture and Livestock said on Monday. U Myint Than made the comments at a meeting with business people have or will apply for […]