29 May 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times Ko Aung Ye Zaw has spent more than a year at sea, in a place he refers to as "the water prison." The water prison is a colloquial expression that refers to being stuck at sea, as a Myanmar sailor. Although sailors like Ko Aung Ye Zaw earn a good wage, they pa...
29 May 2020 - Source: The Global New Light Of Myanmar A total of 172 traps, which can hunt deer and wild pigs, were found in April and May in Shwesettaw Wildlife Sanctuary areas, according to wildlife sanctuary administration office. The Shwesettaw Wildlife Sanctuary located in Minbu district is ove...
29 MAY 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - Coral reefs are rising out of the water of Manaung island in the Bay of Bengal of Rakhine State but the phenomenon does not indicate an earthquake or tsunami is coming, a senior official of the Myanmar Earthquake Committee said. U Myo Thant, deputy committe...
27 MAY 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times The Ministry of Construction last week submitted a proposal to Parliament for an additional US$20 million loan from South Korea for the construction of the Myanmar-Korea Friendship Bridge, or Dala Bridge. The loan, which will be drawn from Korea's Economic Develop...
26 May 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Co.,Ltd. KALAY-Locals from Teddim Township, Chin State had water scarcity since the beginning of early December. "Water shortage occurred in early December. We have no enough to cook the rice. We have to carry water from a place about 5-mile away from our vil...
25 MAY 2020 - Source: the pioneer - According to NASA, the tropical cyclones are the most violent weather incidents on the earth. Each year, in the Northern Indian Ocean, half a dozen cyclones develop and sustain to hit the coastal boundaries of Myanmar, Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka. The Bay...
23 May 2020 - Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar ver 30,000 acres of mangrove forest will be raised to withstand the impact of natural disaster in Yangon region, according to the Yangon Region Forest Department. The department has planned to designate about 31,353 acres of mangrove as protected...
22 May 2020 - Source: Frontier Myanmar Communities in biodiverse Tanintharyi Region are spurning big, top-down projects and seeking recognition for their own approach to conservation. By JACK JENKINS HILL | FRONTIER From its forested borderlands in the east to vast mangrove forests and hundreds of i...
22 MAY 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - The Ramsar Convention, also known as the Convention on Wetlands, inscribed Myanmar's Nantha Island and Mayyu Estuaries as a Ramsar Site on 22 May, according to the convention's secretary office.The proposal to list as a Ramsar site was submitt...
21 MAY 2020 - Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar A conference on promoting Participatory Irrigation Management (PIM) was held at the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation yesterday. Union Minister Dr Aung Thu, Deputy Minister U Hla Kyaw, Permanent Secretary U Kyaw Min Oo, director-g...
20 MAY 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - Ayeyawady dolphin conservation poster and warning signs were erected in Ayeyawady region to protect and conserve the Ayeyawady dolphins. These activities are being carried out because people are selling the fish without obtaining the lega...
19 May 2020 - Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar The Department of Meteorology and Hydrology released the report (14/2020) issued on 18 May afternoon and the Emergency Management Centre of the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement also published its finding on this weather situati...
19 MAY 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - Logistics services provider Ever Flow River Group Public Co (EFR) will list on the Yangon Stock Exchange (YSX) on May 28, according to an announcement filed with the local bourse. The company had been scheduled to list in March but this was delayed due to C...
18 May 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times The Dala township of Yangon faces severe water shortages, said regional MP U Tun Yin from Dala township. "The township has a shortage of drinking water, but the township municipal committee and other organisations are working to deliver water on request," he said....
14 MAY 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - The Myanmar Maritime Police Force in Mandalay Region has impounded 18 fishing boats for illegal electrofishing in the Ayeyarwady River so far this year, a senior officer said. Police Major Myo Ko Ko said that as of May 12, the maritime police had seized 18 ...

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