Census enumerators have travelled the length and breadth of Burma to take an early count of households in far-flung areas.
The Department of Meteorology and Hydrology says it is striving to improve its weather forecasting service in Burma but still lacks much-needed equpment.
Comment comes after the 11-party Federal Democratic Alliance meet for a closed door meeting with the ethnic armed groups’ Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team to discuss Burma’s ongoing peace process.
A fire in Irrawaddy division’s Henzada town on Wednesday has killed one person and destroyed five houses.
Built around 1850, the world’s longest teak bridge is straining under the effects of age and a lack of regulation to protect it.
In an effort to restore Burma as a top world rice exporter, critics of the government have advocated for improving and revising current rice policies and export regulations, says industry…