31 Aug 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - Experts submitted 32 recommendations on August 20 for the groundwater management bill in the Amyotha Hluttaw (Upper House) Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation Committee. U Myo Aung Htwe, project manager of the Yangon School of Political Science...
28 Aug 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - The construction of Nga Moe Yeik embankment was nearly 100 per cent complete, and it is expected to complete at the end of August, according to Yangon Region Directorate of Water Resources and Improvement of River Systems (Region 1). The proje...
27 Aug 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - Construction of the Dala Bridge is now being carried out around the clock to be complete within the targeted timeframe, said project manager Mr Jong Bo Choi. The bridge, also known as the Myanmar – Korea Friendship Bridge, is expected to cost US$168 million...
Due to the promotion of economic deregulation after shifting the policy to emphasize reforms on international relations and economy since 2011, Myanmar has been more powerful as a new investment frontier in Asia as well as worldwide. Myanmar's gross domestic product (GDP) per capita is estimated to ...
26 Aug 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - Flood warnings have been issued for people living on the riverbanks and in the low lands of the Thanlwin, Chindwin and Ayeyarwady rivers. U Kyaw Moe Oo, director general of the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology, said water run-off is flowing from the ...
26 Aug 2020 - Source: Communal NewsLocals told reporters that floodwaters had been flowing into the area since the evening of August 24 and were now rising up in some areas.According to locals, relief camps are being set up at places such as Islamic charity schools.The water level in Hpa-an is 750 c...
On 7th of August, 2020, Myanmar Water Portal broadcast the "Let's Talk About Water – Talk show". Episode 2 with guest speakers, Dr. Win Maung from Myanmar Environment Institute (MEI), Ma May Thazin Aung and Ma Than Htway Lwin from Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI – Asia). A regular host, Kyaw Ny...
25 AUG 2020 - Source: Eleven Media Group Co.,Ltd. သံလွင်မြစ်ရေကြီးခြင်းကြောင့် ရှမ်းပြည်နယ် တောင်ပိုင်းနှင့် မြောက်ပိုင်းတို့တွင် ရေကြီးရေလျှံခြင်းများ၊ နေအိမ် ရေနစ်မြုပ်ခြင်းများ ကြုံတွေ့နေရပြီး ရေထပ်တက်မည်ကို စိုးရိမ်နေကြောင်း ဒေသခံများထံမှ သြဂုတ် ၂၄ ရက်တွင် သိရသည်။ ရှမ်းပြည်နယ်တောင်ပိုင်း လင်းခေး...
HST's application knowhow and on-site innovation with KSB's efficient Amacan pumps designed for flood control successfully resolved the problems at the collapsed embankment The land on the eastern bank of the Irrawaddy River (also known as the Ayeyarwady River) where the Mandalay City sits is low an...
23 Aug 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - Two high Cutter Suction Dredgers- CSD 500 namely as Ayeyar Maung and Thalar Maung, bought from Netherlands based shipping company, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem were handed over to the Directorate of Water Resources and Improvement of River System...
22 Aug 2020 - Source: Khmer Times - China is ready to share data on water flows into the Mekong River, a longstanding request of downstream Southeast Asian countries, a Thai foreign ministry official said on Friday and reported by Bangkok Post. Control of the waters is politically sensitive, an...
16 Aug 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - A coordination meeting at the Yangon Region Chief Minister's office on 5 August agreed to convert 39,977.52 acres in Thongwa, Kyauktan and Kungyangon townships into protected mangroves. Director U Thein Toe of the Yangon Region Fores...
14 Aug 2020 - Source: Global New Light of Myanmar - Ever Flow River Group Public Company (EFR) joined hands with Ayeyar Hinthar Holdings Co., Ltd (AHH) to implement Ayeyawady International Industrial Port (AIIP) and set up a joint venture namely A Logistics Co., Ltd, according to the EFR's pres...
11 AUG 2020 - Source: Mizzima News from Myanmar A pipeline observation group and local residents want the government to conduct a field investigation for pollution in Thanzit River near Made Island, Kyaukphyu Township, Rakhine State and to give concrete solution for this issue. Pipeline observation ...
11 Aug 2020 - Source: Myanmar Times - Myanmar has suspended a 380-megawatt hydropower project at the Manipur River in Chin State due to high risks, U Tun Naing, Deputy Minister for Electricity and Energy, told the Hluttaw last week. "After a review at the State Economic Coordination Committee M...