- Chin State gets priority for future business development
- Long-term projects that caused grievances to people discussed at Pyithu Hluttaw
- Allocation of ambulances, medical staff stipends discussed at Amyotha Hluttaw
- Vice President U Myint Swe attends 7th regular meeting with Myanmar entrepreneurs
- Ministry of Information to work with press council for media freedom
Amyothar Hluttaw News
The allocation of ambulances to hospitals, clothing and food allowances for medical staff, and tobacco control were among the issues discussed at yesterday’s Amyotha Hluttaw meeting.
The Upper chamber of the parliament discussed funding for two new housing projects, restoration of pasture lands and upgrading of Basic Education schools, among other issues, yesterday.
Telecommunications towers, water overflow sections of the Mutha-Magyikone-Taunggya-Lintalu-Chinegyi Road and the Myanmar Coastal and Inland Water Transport License Law were among the issues discussed at yesterday’s meeting of the Amyotha Hluttaw.
Lack of access to sufficient underground water is the main challenge for establishing a model farm at the border of Punnagyun and Yathedaung townships in Rakhine State, it was learnt yesterday.
Effective protection and conservation of the Myanmar wild elephant is being implemented with the help of international organisations, said Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Maj-Gen Aung Soe.
Rights Committee of Amyotha Hluttaw held talks with Yangon Region Hluttaw’s Pledges, Guarantees and Undertakings Vetting Committee and the Committee on Scrutinizing the Hluttaw Representatives over the work process yesterday at the Amyotha Hluttaw Building Hall 20, Nay Pyi Taw.
Road tarring in Chin State, construction project monitoring, and the status of the Inland Waterway Transport Bill were among the issues discussed at yesterday’s Amyotha Hluttaw meeting in Nay Pyi Taw.
New buildings for a high school in Rakhine State, a bill amending the Myanmar Coastal and Inland Water Transport License Law, and reproductive health courses were among the issues discussed at yesterday’s Amyotha Hluttaw meeting in Nay Pyi Taw.
The Ministry of Education is implementing the national education strategic plan (2016-2021) in accordance with national education law to ensure all citizens’ right to basic education, higher education, technical education and vocational education, said Union Minister for Education Dr. Myo Thein Gyi in the 2nd Amyotha Hluttaw 5th regular session 11th day meeting.
Mahn Win Khaing Than, Speaker of the Amyotha Hluttaw, reported the amendment of authorities of the committee for Amyotha Hluttaw Women & Children’s Rights, getting the approval of the Hluttaw at the 10th day meeting of 5th regular session, 2nd Amyotha Hluttaw held at 10 am yesterday at the meeting hall of Amyotha Hluttaw in Nay Pyi Taw.