Japan, Myanmar hold talks on upgrading Yangon rail system

Myanmar officials have held talks with their Japanese counterparts to request loans to improve Yangon’s railway system and to streamline the Yangon-Thilawa rail transportation. Hideo Watanabe, the chairperson of the Japan Myanmar Association and Myanmar’s Rail Transportation Minister Than Htay and their delegates led the talks. The talks revolved around installing air-conditioned carriages, replacing old […]