Trash privatisation opposed

Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC)’s plan to privatise the waste collection operations has faced opposition. Opponents were worried that the privatisation may lead to layoffs of waste collectors as well as the increasing collection fees. Nyo Nyo Thin, a member of the Yangon parliament representing Bahan Constituency No.2, recently asked the city to continue collecting […]

Yangon defends Kyaikkasan project

Yangon’s regional government has opposed the proposal submitted by MP Dr Nyo Nyo Thin on April 2 to cancel the business project to develop the famous Kyaikkasan Grounds. Nyo Nyo Thin urged the regional government to stop the project, as it was not in accord with existing laws and regulations but her proposal was rejected […]