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Members of Parliament raise concerns over consequences of Yangon expansion

​14 May 18 -  Since the start of the year, Yangon has announced ambitious plans for expansion and new infrastructure. ''The Yangon population will hit 10 million in the next two decades and it can be a mega city by 2040, said Daw Nilar Kyaw of Yangon regional minister for Electricity, Industry ...
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National Strategy for Rural Water Supply, Water and Sanitation(WASH), WASH in Schools and WASH in Health Facilities

The purpose of this Strategy is to set out the way to meet the needs of the rural populations for improved domestic water supply services, access to and use of improved sanitation with elimination of open defecation, and improved hygiene behaviour by the Year 2030. The Strategy is supported by Inves...
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Dala's water woes

10 May 18 - The Yangon Region government hopes a new tap system will help solve water shortages in the underdeveloped township of Dala, but residents would prefer authorities focus on improving more than 100 ponds where supplies are quickly diminishing. ​   THE RESIDENTS of Dala Township l...
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Foreign investors may be less interested in new projects

​08 May 18 -  Foreign investors will become less interested in the new projects if the government is unable to solve difficulties in the current industrial zones, leading to the manipulation of land prices, said Yan Shin, the regional member of parliament of Mayagone Township Constituency-...
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Investor interest in New Yangon City project rises, more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) expected

​ 24 Apr 18 -  Since its launch in early April, investor interest in the New Yangon City project from China, South Korea and ASEAN has been on the rise, Yangon Chief Minister U Phyo Min Thein said during a press conference at the 2018 Yangon Investment Forum on April 20. The Yangon Region Gover...
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Current Water Supply System and NRW Management

 Presented by Mr. Zaw Min Htut, Assistant Engineer from Yangon City Development Committee on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It Includes that  ​Current Situation of Yangon City Water Supply System Water Balance Analysis  Future Service Level Targets in Yangon City  NRW Reduc...
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Myanmar National Building Code-Water Supply, Drainage and Sanitation (Part - 5 D)

 This presentation is presented by Daw Zin Zin Hlaing, Assistant Director, Water Supply and Sanitation Division Building Department on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It demonstrates structure of the code including scope, terminology, general water supply, drainage and sanitation and ...
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The Phantom Menace in Yangon: Land Subsidence

Whenever most of the citizens in Yangon, especially those who live in an apartment, experience water shortage in their neighborhood, extracting groundwater is the first solution that comes to their minds. Of course, we know that water supply in Yangon is still inadequate to some parts of Yangon. Tha...
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Water Supply Activities of Rural and Urban in Myanmar

​This presentation is presented by Dr. Win Min Oo, WASH, DRD, MoALI at MyanmarWater 2017 . It includes the key highlights of WASH(Water, Sanitation and Hyginene) Sector Situation Analysis and the goal and objectives of Strategy. Dropbox - WS in Rural and Urban in Myanmarx.pdf Enter some description ...
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