Source: The Global New Light Of MyanmarDate: 27 March, 2018​The Township Rural Development Department has implemented the earthen lake construction project to supply drinking water to some 125 households in the summer.The project will directly benefit some 700 residents in Hsihsongon Village, Taungt...
Source: The Global New Light Of MyanmarDate: 26 March 2018​Union Minister for Natural Resources and Environment Conservation U Ohn Win attended the 8th World Water Forum in Brasilia, Brazil, which was held from 19 to 22 March.The forum began on 19 March at Ulysses Guimaraes Convention Centre. Presid...
Source: The Myanmar TimesDate: 23 March 2018Photo: GoogleYangon has the highest non-revenue water (NRW) rate -- or water that do not go to the customers because of leaks or theft, among others -- in the Southeast Asia region because of aging water facilities, said U Myo Thein, deputy head of city's ...
Source: The Myanmar TimesDate: 23 March 2018​Singapore's Lien AID has been improving the health and well-being of remote communities in Asia by providing potable water and sanitation since 2006. The charity has been able to mobilise funds and technical skills to be able to deliver drinking water and...
Source: The Global New Light Of MyanmarDate: 21 March 2018Photo: Google​As part of efforts to conserve Myanmar's ecosystem, the Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry has initiated discussions with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) to obtain funds from the Green ...
Source: The Global New Light Of MyanmarDate: 18 March 2018​Natural resources are resources that exist without actions of humankind which includes all valued characteristics of sunlight, atmosphere, water, and land along with all vegetation, plants and animal life.Natural resources are materials and ...
Source: The Global New Light Of MyanmarDate: 17 March, 2018​Some 72 per cent of Earth is covered in water and one-third of the world's population lives in "water-stressed" countries, defined as a country's ratio of water consumption to water availability. Moreover, there is much more freshwater stor...
Source: The Global New Light Of Myanmar Date: 15 March 2018​Some 30 Myanmar roofed turtles, a critically endangered species, have been released into the upper Chindwin River, Kani District, Sagaing Region.The roofed turtles have been released into the compound that was built inside the Chindwin...
Source: The Myanmar TimesDate: 12 March 2018Photo: Google​The infrastructure necessary for Thilawa Special Economic Zone (SEZ) will be fully completed within four years, according to Thilawa SEZ Management Committee (TSMC) and Japanese officials. These include roads, bridges, electricity, water supp...
Source: The Global New Light Of MyanmarDate: 12 March 2018​A research study under the project of mainstream biodiversity and ecosystem services in the Chindwin River Basin will be officially launched on 1 April in three townships along the river, said Daw Khin Ohnma Htway, Director of Myanmar Enviro...
Source: abcDate: 12 March 2018​As dawn breaks across the Ayeyarwady River, the rubbery silhouettes of fins break the surface.The dolphins that we expected to find half an hour down river have appeared on our doorstep, playing just meters from a riverside teashop, almost as if they overheard us the p...
Source: The Global New Light Of Myanmar Date: 12 March 2018​According to the Rural Development Department, 13 townships in Mandalay will be provided with water supply during the summer.Safe drinking water is a nationwide priority. In the future, more drinking water supply will be based on piped...
Source: The Global New Light Of MyanmarDate: 10 March 2018​Local fishermen in Ye, Taninthayi Region, are facing scarcity of fish in the rivers, and have blamed illegal fishing activities for the decline.Traditional fishermen have complained about illegal fishing with the use of poison to the lo...
Source: The Myanmar TimesDate: 9 March, 2018​Residents in the vicinity of the proposed Mong Ton Hydropower Project in Shan State have expressed alarm about the possible resumption of scheme following the visit to the site by executives from the China Three Gorges Corporation.China Three Gorges Corpo...
Source: The Myanmar TimesDate: 9 March, 2018Photo: Google​The government will issue national drinking water quality standards this year, the Occupational and Environmental Health Division (OEHD) announced on Thursday.Dr Kay Khine Aye, deputy director of the OEHD, said the standards have been under d...

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