The move marks the first time since the National League for Democracy took power in 2016 that commercial venues are to be allowed.
Opened nearly 20 years ago, Shwe Bon Thar Road flea market was the biggest not just in Yangon, but in the entire country.
The YCDC said the clean-up work will take several months as municipal workers will have to deal with the garbage that has been piling up in the alleys, in some…
A lackluster campaign was followed by a record low voter turnout – 26 percent – for municipal elections in Rangoon.
Residents of Thaketa Township in eastern Rangoon have been left without a garbage removal service and they say their health is rapidly deteriorating as a result.