Party leader calls for Yangon’s stronger ties with Vietnamese localities Politics

Party leader calls for Yangon’s stronger ties with Vietnamese localities

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong received Yangon Region Chief Minister Phyo Min Thein on August 25, noting that the Myanmar region, full of economic, cultural and tourism potential, should boost cooperation in these fields with not only Ho Chi Minh City but also Hanoi and other big cities of Vietnam.
Myanmar plans to expand Yangon city ASEAN

Myanmar plans to expand Yangon city

The authorities of Yangon city of Myanmar are planning to expand the city in the southwest direction with new seven satellite towns, reported local newspaper “Myawaddy” on November 7.
Myanmar cancels sea dyke project in Yangon World

Myanmar cancels sea dyke project in Yangon

Myanmar's House of Representatives has approved a proposal calling for an end to a sea dyke project in Yangon due to its negative impact on the environment, according to the country’s parliament.
Vietnamese fishermen rescued in Myanmar Society

Vietnamese fishermen rescued in Myanmar

All 14 Vietnamese crew members of the Dong Thien Phu Silver cargo vessel were rescued in Myanmar on January 25, according to the Myanmar Maritime Search and Rescue Co-ordination Centre (Myanmar MRCC).