IFAD helps Myanmar improve farmers’ income World

IFAD helps Myanmar improve farmers’ income

The IFAD and Myanmar signed a financial agreement to improve income of 62,400 poor rural households living on small agricultural production, agro-forestry and seasonal jobs in Kayin and Shan states.
Myanmar's national political dialogues open World

Myanmar's national political dialogues open

Myanmar's first regional national political dialogues between the government, armed groups and political parties began in the southernmost region of Tanintharyi on January 5, according to an official of the Joint Ceasefire Monitoring Committee (JMC).
Speaker of Myanmar upper house named World

Speaker of Myanmar upper house named

Myanmar’s new Parliament elected Mann Win Khaing Than as Speaker of the House of Nationalities (upper house) and Aye Tha Aung as Deputy Speaker on February 3.
ADB loan to help upgrade GMS corridor route ASEAN

ADB loan to help upgrade GMS corridor route

The Asian Development Bank has approved a 100-million-USD loan to upgrade a 66.4 km section of road connecting the towns of Eindu and Kawkareik in Myanmar’s Kayin state.
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Myanmar receives rice from WFP

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has provided Myanmar with 175,544 tonnes of rice, worth 167.69 million USD, reported the country’s media on April 11.