Downside risks dominate Myanmar’s economic outlook due to both internal and external factors, including natural disasters, the Rakhine crisis, global trade policy uncertainty and the economic slowdown in China.
503 containers of plastic waste, paper waste, metal scraps and other rubbish have been sent back to their origins due to failures to meet Vietnam’s standards.
The coal-fired power plant has exceeded land use specifications, severely polluted the local environment, and jeopardized their health and their livelihoods.
The country has often come under criticism for land grabs in which, those protesting are reporedly being arrested and beaten or subjected to electric shocks in the days following their arrest, with one dying thereafter.
A senior government official confirmed on Tuesday that the water supply across the city’s south-east has been contaminated with styrene, a carcinogenic.