BRIEF – 1876 enquiries to be handled by blind, deaf people

Burma’s directory enquiries call centre has announced that it will hire 30 disabled persons, including deaf and blind people and those with physical impairments. Those with certificates confirming they have passed 10th grade are invited to apply to the Myanmar Independent Living Initiative. An official at the 1876 call centre said those employed will be offered a basic salary of 70,000 kyat (US$70).