Ayeyawady contributing largest timber revenues

Ayeyawady Region is the largest contributing state for timber revenues to the central government in the fiscal year 2013-14. The government received Ks 400.57 million of Ayeyawady’s timber earnings, according to the study on natural resources, regional governments and wealth sharing in Myanmar. The study, under the title “Natural Resources and Sub-national Governments in Myanmar: […]

Myanmar ranks 41 in natural gas reserves

Myanmar ranks 41 internationally in volume of natural gas reserves, according to a research paper by the Myanmar Development Resource Institute and the Asia Foundation. The paper quoted a report on energy sector from the Asian Development Bank that says the country has about 20 trillion cubic feet of untapped natural gas reserves. The report […]