Martaban

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Martaban

Gulf of. an inlet of the Bay of Bengal in Myanmar
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Numerous companies from Britain, Australia, Japan, Italy and India respectively in last year inked production sharing contracts with Myanmar to explore oil and gas at blocks off Rakhine coast, Taninthayi coast and Mottama south Andaman basin.
The bridge, which took nearly four and a half years to complete, is located between Mottama and Mawlamyine, two towns in southern Mon state, about 160 kilometers southeast of the capital Yangon.
In the productive and globally significant Gulf of Mottama, this program supports the development of local institutions for sustainable resource management with an emphasis on equitable access to fisheries and improved livelihoods of the rural poor.
The Gulf of Mottama is a highly productive but severely over-fished, resulting in a reduction of catch by at least 60% over the last decade.
The contract will be located in the Gulf of Mottama in Myanmar.