Mongla Official Denies Chinese Firm Permitted to Set Up Autonomous Digital Economic Zone

The general secretary of the rebel-controlled Mongla Special Administrative Region on the Chinese border has denied any knowledge of a Chinese company’s plan to establish an independent political entity within its borders based on an “e-citizenship” system open to all with a digital economy supported by a cryptocurrency. In a program titled “Inside the Crypto […]

Implementation Mingwa hydropower plant project signed

A contract signing ceremony concerning the implementation of the Maingwa hydropower plant in Mongla, Shan State (East) was held in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday. The Ministry of Electric Power and Shan State East Development Company Limited inked the deal to implement the project for electricity generation of 66 magawatts under the Built, Operate, Transfer (BOT) […]