Two Myanmar electricity ministry officials arrested for corruption

Two directors of the Hydropower Implementation Department under the Ministry of Electricity and Energy were arrested in Naypyitaw for abuse of power and accepting bribes from tender bidders relating to the design and construction of hydropower projects on the Myitnge River in Mandalay Region. Myanmar’s Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) announced on Thursday it had opened […]

Anti-corruption team to hire more recruits

Myanmar’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has announced that it intends to recruit more than 100 new personnel. The commission is seeking to hire 25 deputy investigators, 30 assistant investigators, and 80 deputy assistant investigators. The ACC currently has a staff of over 300 people who were transferred from other government departments. “We aim to recruit new […]