Highly Inflow of CP Chicken to Kyaukpyu Adversely Effects Indigenous Chicken Husbandry

Those engaged in traditional poultry farming are facing difficulties due to the high influx of CP chicken into Kyaukpyu’s retail and wholesale markets, with some of them shutting down their businesses, indigenous chicken breeders said. Some locals in Kyaukpyu Township are involved in family chicken farming on a manageable scale so that they earn a […]

Political parties wary of foreign election aid

Pledges of financial assistance by six Western governments and the European Union in the run-up to November’s general elections have left political parties confused over who will benefit and the legality of foreign aid. A joint statement on March 3 by the EU and six embassies in Yangon said that as “development partners” they would […]