Mon parliament, state spar over factory move

The chair of Mon State Hluttaw and state’s chief minister on Wednesday argued about who should implement a parliament order to have a rubber factory in the state relocated over pollution worries. Mon State Chief Minister Aye Zan told the parliament that it is not possible for the state government to implement the Hluttaw resolution. […]

Plans for new rubber plant discussed in Thaton Township

Ministry of Industry and Thaton Township officials discussed plans to build a new rubber manufacturing plant in the Mon State, according to a report Myawady Daily newspaper. The plan for the No. 21 Heavy Industry Tyre and Rubber Factory – including the need for agricultural land leases, new manufacturing methods to produce good quality rubber […]