Myingyan


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Myingyan

 

a city in Burma, in Mandalay District; situated on the Irrawaddy River. Population, 40,000 (1964). Railroad station and river port. There are textile and food-processing industries. The city is the center of a tobacco and cotton producing region.

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Consulate General of India, Mandalay celebrated Independence Day of India in Mandalay yesterday morning which was attended by Myo Myint Aung, Principal, Institute of Sport and Physical Education, Mandalay and about more than three hundred people of Indian origin community from Mandalay and many other towns of Upper Myanmar including Monywa, Myingyan, Meikhtila, Mogok, Pyin Oo Lwin, Kyukse, Sagaing, Kalay, Tamu, Taunggyi, Thazi, Chauk, Pyinmana, and Pyaw Bwe.
In Myanmar, ADB and IFC provided financing of $143 million and $37 million, respectively, as well as political risk guarantees from ADB and the World Banks Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency, to build the Myingyan natural gas power plant.
In recent times, the forum said projects such as the Myingyan Gas Project cofinanced by IFC, ADB, and the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) showed that various local grievances surrounding environmental degradation, labor violations and displacement are surfacing.
I'm heading to Myingyan to pick up my dad," said his son Myat Swe on his Facebook page, referring to a prison near the central city of Mandalay.
According to Kachinland News, Peace-Marchers of Myingyan, a town in the Mandalay Division, arrived Kachin administrative capital Laiza on 13 March at 2 pm.
This village was probably located in the Myingyan district on the east bank of the Irrawaddy near its confluence with the Chindwin River.
Welcoming the successful completion of the Industrial Training Centre in Pakokku, with India's assistance, the two sides expressed satisfaction at the progress on the setting up of another Industrial Training Centre at Myingyan with technical support from M/s HMTI.
Pagan towards the end of 1945 when the advance to Meiktila was delayed by a strong Japanese force holding a tributary south of Myingyan.
Monks serving sentences of life in prison reportedly included the Venerable U Thondara of Myingyan (arrested during the 1988 antigovernment demonstrations).
As the sole advisor, IFC helped structure the PPP framework of the Myingyan gas-fired power plant project in line with international best practices.
Hence, when dozens of Kachin peace activists and monks a march to Laiza from Myingyan in Magwe Division have been prevented from reaching the besieged stronghold of the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO) by the Tatmadaw.
Location : Myingyan district of the Mandalay division