- 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
Pyithu Hluttaw News
At yesterday’s Pyithu Hluttaw meeting it was decided that the Hluttaw would record the motion urging the Union Government to re-scrutinise long-term projects which caused loss of life and destruction of property, as well as those enterprises approved by previous governments which met with disapproval by the public.
CHILDREN born to Myanmar nationals working abroad are not automatically eligible for Myanmar citizenship, according to U Thein Swe, Union Minister for Labour, Immigration and Population, who replied to a question posed by Dr Daw Khin Sithu of Loikaw constituency.
Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker U Win Myint met Dr Albrecht Schnabel, Head of the Asia-Pacific Unit for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and party at the Hall of the Pyithu Hluttaw in Nay Pyi Taw at 2:00 pm yesterday.
Water scarcity in Ngapudaw, a sluice gate in Dagon Myothit (South) and agriculture loans for farmers in reserved forest areas were among the issues discussed at yesterday’s Pyithu Hluttaw meeting.
The inauguration of the Bogyoke Aung San statue and the square was held in Mandalay yesterday in commemoration of the centenary of the late national leader, with the attendance of Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker U Win Myint, Secretary of the Central Executive Committee of the National League for Democracy U Win Htein and Chief Minister of Mandalay Region Dr Zaw Myint Maung and officials.
Agricultural loans, efforts to increase exports, illegally installed TV satellite dishes were among the issues discussed at yesterday’s Pyithu Hluttaw meeting.
A total of six questions and discussion and approval of one report were accomplished on the 16th Day Meeting of 2nd Pyithu Hluttaw 5thRegular Session held yesterday morning.
The current English examination required for matriculation by Myanmar students will be reviewed by language experts and professors in an effort to change it into a questionnaire that measures language skills, including grammar, by the end of the 2017-2018 academic year, said Deputy Minister for Education U Win Maw Tun at the Pyithu Hluttaw meeting yesterday.
The government is planning to grant loans of Ks100 million each to small and medium-sized enterprises, said U Khin Maung Cho, Union Minister for Industry, at the Pyithu Hluttaw yesterday.
Land use in Nay Pyi Taw, reduction of flooding and the repair and construction of irrigation ditches were among the issues discussed at yesterday’ meeting of the Pyithu Hluttaw in Nay Pyi Taw.
June 09, 2017