Land dispute in Myotha industrial park nears end

Ninety percent of lands that were taken for an industrial project has been compensated for in the Myotha industrial park in Mandalay Region, said U Tun Soe, deputy staff officer of Land Records Department. The compensation for lands grabbed in the Myotha industrial park project is K2million per acre for farmlands with rights already granted […]

Developer brushes off concerns about Myotha Industrial Park

DEVELOPER Mandalay Myotha Industrial Development has brushed off human rights concerns and accusations in relation to the Myotha Industrial Park in Mandalay, while the International Federation for Human Rights argued that the process for the establishment of the park underscores the failure by the developer to conduct proper human rights due diligence. Tensions and confrontations […]

Vacant plots in Myotha industrial zone on sale in second week of August

Vacant plots from Myotha Industrial Park (MIP) in Ngazun Township, Mandalay will go on sale starting from 9 August with the cooperation of Mandalay-Myotha Industrial Development Public Company Limited (MMID) and Mandalay regional government, said an official from MMID. This MIP was built on 10,000 acres of land in 2013. A total of 600 40×60-foot […]

Farmers to be compensated for land lost to Myotha Industrial Park

U Kyaw Myint, Mandalay Region Minister for Electric Power and Industry, told Mizzima that the Mandalay Region government will coordinate with farmers over their confiscated farmland as part of the implementation of the Myotha Industrial Park project in Mandalay Region. “The region’s government will solve the farmland confiscation problems but not impossible issues,” the minister […]