13 Aug 19 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - Chairman of the National Disaster Management Committee and Vice President U Henry Van Thio presided over a ceremony yesterday morning to provide relief assistance for the flood victims in Mon State.Organized by the Myanmar Rice Federation, the ceremo...
13 Aug 19 - Source: Mizzima - Local people said that they had concerns over building a dam on Tanintharyi River in Tanintharyi Township, Myeik district, at a workshop titled, 'Our hunger for energy', at Shan Chaung Ward, Kalwin village-tracts, Myeik on August 12.Foreign and domestic companies are st...
13 Aug 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - A senior Mon State official has critised the government's disaster management efforts in the wake of the flooding that hit the state severely over the past week. Mon State Assembly Deputy Speaker U Aung Naing Oo said more public announcements and supervision were ...
13 Aug 19 - Source: Eleven Myanmar - DAWEI- Flood and landslide occurred in the villages in Ye Phyu Township, Dawei District, Taninthari Region, caused house damages and drinking water shortage, say locals.Due to heavy downpours across Dawei District, villages were submerged and the road on Yangon-D...
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12 Aug 19 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - Construction of pipelines is underway from Lagwunpyin water storage facility to Thakayta and Dawbon townships, Yangon Region.The project is expected to distribute three million gallons of water every day at completion.U Myint Zaw Than, Deputy Directo...
12 Aug 19 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - Vice President U Henry Van Thio visited flood-hit areas in Mon State yesterday to lend encouragement to rescue teams and provide aid to flood victims in Mawlamyine and Ye townships.The Vice President visited the flood victims at the 500-beded People'...
By AFP12 Aug 19 - Source: Frontier Myanmar - MAWLAMYINE — Vast swathes of southeastern Myanmar lie under floodwaters that have already forced tens of thousands to flee their homes as the death toll from a massive landslide hit 59, firefighters said Monday.Seasonal monsoon rains batter the country ev...
By Khin Maung Myint11 Aug 19 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - During our younger days, we knew of only one city that was inundated the whole year round. The thoroughfares are a network of canals instead of paved roads. At school, when we first came to learn about that city, we were astonished...
11 Aug 19 - Source: The Irrawaddy - PAUNG TOWNSHIP, Southern Myanmar—The death toll from a landslide in southern Myanmar on Friday has risen to 52, according to local officials.Rescue teams are still searching for missing persons at the base of a mountain in Mottama, in Mon State's Paung Township—wh...
By Lawi Weng | 9 August 2019 Ten people have died and dozens are missing after a landslide in Mottama, a small town in Thaton District in Mon State, according to local sources. At least 30 others are still missing, according to the Mudon Recuse Association (MRA). According to the Mon State Governmen...
YANGON, Aug. 7 (Xinhua) -- Three people have been killed by monsoon flooding which occurred in Myanmar's states and regions since last month, an official from the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement told Xinhua."About nine states and regions including Kayin, Mon states and Bago regio...
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07 Aug 19 - Source: Myanmar Times - More than 2000 people have been displaced and some schools have been temporarily closed due to flooding, according to Myanmar's Department of Disaster Management. Kayin, Mon, Rakhine, Thaninthari, Bago and Ayeyarwady have been especially affected by this year's fl...
"ပင္း" ျမစ္ ႏွင္႕ "မယ္ခ" တူးေျမာင္း (Ping River & Mae Kha Canal) ***************************** ထိုင္းႏိုင္ငံေျမာက္ပိုင္းရိွ ျမိဳ႕ေတာ္ ဇင္းမယ္ (Chiang Mai) ၏ ျမိဳ႕ျပအမိွဳက္မ်ားကို ေျခရာခံေဖာ္ျပခဲ႕ရာမွ ျမိဳ႕ျပလိုအပ္ခ်က္ တစ္ခုျဖစ္ေသာ ထြက္လာသည္႕ ေရဆိုးမ်ားကို မည္သို႕မည္ပုံ အေရးယူေဆာင္ရြက္ေနသည္ကို တစ...

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