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Publications, ministries, embassies and other Government-related sites
The main URL is usually to the site hosted by the corresponding ministry, with overview pages hosted by the Yangon City Development Committee (YCDC). Where, however, the YCDC site contains more information, we give this as the main URL. The internal search engines often do not work, but try a Google domain-specific search on myanmar.com -- e.g. into the google search box type: rice site:myanmar.com

Websites/Multiple Documents

Title: Seminar on Understanding Myanmar
Date of publication: 28 January 2004
Description/subject: Date 27~28 January 2004; Venue Myanmar ICT Park, Yangon; Host Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Keynote Address by General Khin Nyunt , Prime Minister of the Union of Myanmar. (27 January 2004)... All Round Development Speaker: (Dr. Kan Zaw) Cooperation with the United Nations: Speaker: U Win Mara... Historical and Cultural Aspects of Myanmar Speaker: Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt... Human Rights in Myanmar: Speaker: Dr. Kyaw Win... Myanmar's Foreign Policy: Speaker: Dr. Thaung Tun... Country Paper on Supression of Narcotic Drugs; Myanmar Road to Democracy: The Way Forward; Efforts for the Prevalence of Peace and Stability.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.myanmar.gov.mm/NLM-2004/Jan04/enlm/Jan29_it2.html
http://www.myanmar.gov.mm/Perspective/persp2004/1-2004/und.htm
Date of entry/update: 10 February 2004


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" and other publications
Language: English, Burmese
Source/publisher: SPDC
Format/size: html, pdf
Date of entry/update: 05 December 2003


Title: List of diplomatic missions in Burma
Description/subject: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This is a list of diplomatic missions in Burma. In November 2005, the Myanmar government transferred its seat from Yangon to Naypyidaw. At present, the former capital of Yangon hosts 29 embassies. 43 countries and the European Union have ambassadors accredited to Burma, with most being resident in elsewhere in New Delhi and Bangkok. Contents [hide]
Language: English
Source/publisher: Wikipedia
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 27 September 2010


Title: List of ministries from Modins.net
Description/subject: This list provides information about most minisries, though this is generally minimal (the list on myanmar.com covers about half the ministries, but where there is a link, it is usually more substantial
Language: English
Source/publisher: modins.net
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.modins.net/
Date of entry/update: 01 March 2012


Title: List of ministries from Myanmar.com
Description/subject: Only about half the links function.
Language: English
Source/publisher: myanmar.com
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 01 March 2012


Title: Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (MOAI)
Description/subject: 3 sites for this ministry: last edited in 2010 (primary URL); 2004 and 2002 (Alternate URLs in these metadata). Tables, photos, statistics. Sections on: Location, Topogaphy, Climate, Rainfall, Land, Water, RuraL Population and Farm Families, General Agricultural situation, Inputs, Agro-base Industries, Export, NFIS Agri Statistice, Organisation of MOAI, Statistics. I couldn't get any of the site search engines to work.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (MOAI)
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/e-com/agri/expind/agri-index/myanmar.com/ministry/agriculture/default_1.ht... (2004)
http://www.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/agriculture.htm (2002)
Date of entry/update: 16 December 2010


Title: Ministry of Co-operatives
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Co-operatives
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Ministry of Communications Posts & Telegraphs
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Communications Posts & Telegraphs
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/cpt.htm
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Construction
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Construction
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Culture
Description/subject: NO SITE - MARCH 2012...Extensive site. Ministry of Culture; Department of Fine Arts; Department of Archaeology; Department of Cultural Institute; Yangon University of Culture; Mandalay University of Culture; National Museum; Characteristic of Exhibitions.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.myanmar.com/ministries/index.html
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Defence
Description/subject: Tatmadaw for National Defence and Development
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Defence
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Education
Description/subject: There are six departments under the Ministry of Education. They are the Office staff, Department of Higher Education, Department of Basic Education, Department of Myanmar Language Commission, Department of Myanmar Board of Examinations and Myanmar Educational Research Bureau (MERB). The Office Staff of the Ministry of Education is responsible to the Deputy Minister and the Minister. They supervise the implementation of educational programmes, set the educational policies, are responsible for fiscal planning within the ministry and department personnel and administration of the ministry. Administration of Education: The administration process throughout the education sectors is centralized. The education process is also centralized; but decentralization of control and responsibility has been developed and community participation is active. Educational decisions and initiatives are largely the province of central ministerial departments.... ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE: The Ministry of Education is functionally the main sponer of education and training, especially in the areas of basic education. under the Ministry of Education: 1. Department of Basic Education (DBF); 2. Department of Higher Education (DHE); 3. Department of Myanmar Board of Examination(MERB); 4. Department of Myanmar language Commission... As regards decision making process at the ministry level; a special coordination Committee is formed with Directors General and chairmen of five departments as members in addition to the Minister and the two Deputy Ministers Decisions made at these Committee meetings are implemented by responsible personnel at different levels. DBE, DHE and MERB function in accordance with the directives of the following statutory bodies and organs. Under the Ministry of Education, there are ten departments, viz: 1. Department of Basic Education No. (1); 2. Department of Basic Education No. (2); 3. Department of Basic Education No.(3); 4. Department of Basic Education Planning and training; 5. Department of Higher Education ( Lower Myanmar); 6. Department of Higher Education ( Upper Myanmar); 7. Myanmar Board of Examinations; 8. Myanmar Education Research Bureau; 9. Department of Myanmar Language Commission; 10. University Historical Research Center...
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Education
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ministry_of_Education_%28Burma%29
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Electric Power
Description/subject: LOST IN THE MINISTRY OF ENERGY...Policy and Strategies, Demand and Supply, Existing Power System, Past Electric Demand Growth, Power System Expansion Program, Earmarked Projects for the Long Term Plan, Projects for Exporting Power to Neighboring Countries
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Electric Power
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Energy
Description/subject: Substantial site. Non Renewable Energy Sector: Petroleum Sub-sector: - Upstream Petroleum Sub-sector; - Downstream Petroleum Sub-sector; - Petroleum Products Marketing Sub-sector; Coal Sub-sector; Nuclear Energy Sub-sector; Renewable Energy Sector: Hydro Electricity Sub-sector; Wind Energy Sub-sector; Solar Energy Sub-sector; Geothermal Energy Sub-sector; Biomass Energy Sub-sector. Myanmar Foreign Investment Law; Energy Efficiency, Conservation and Sustainability; Environmental Consideration and Prospect of Clean Development Mechanism ("CDM") Technology; Regional Energy Cooperation; Useful Links; Site Map; Energy Institutions of Myanmar; There are many Departments and Agencies under various Ministries, which share responsibilities on various aspects of energy sector's operation and management. The main agencies are as follows :- - Ministry of Energy - Ministry of Electric Power - Ministry of Mines - Ministry of Forestry - Ministry of Science and Technology - Ministry of Education Myanmar Energy Policy - To maintain the status of energy independence. - To employ hydroelectric power as one of the vital sources of energy sufficiency. - To generate and distribute more electricity for economic development. - To save non renewable energy for future energy sufficiency of the nation. - To promote efficient utilization of energy and impress on energy conservation. - To prevent deforestation caused by excess use of fuelwood and charcoal.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Energy
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Finance and Revenue
Description/subject: NOT MUCH THERE, MARCH 2012..."...The Ministry of the Finance and Revenue is responsible is for provision of required State's expense funds, for collection of public taxes and duties, for budgetary provision, for containment of monetary inflation, for stabilization of consumer prize index, for escalation of saving funds and for assistance in private financial requirements..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Finance and Revenue
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Rangoon
Description/subject: Some sections empty, some texts of statements. Contents: About Myanmar (nothing there, 8/02); Foreign policy (nothing there, 8/02); Departments; Myanmar Missions ; Foreign Embassies; Declarations, etc.; News & Views.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Ministry of Health
Description/subject: HEALTH POLICY AND HEALTH PLAN; HEALTH INFRASTRUCTURE; HEALTH SERVICES IN MYANMAR; PARTNERSHIP FOR HEALTH DEVELOPMENT; FUTURE PERSPECTIVE; HEALTH STATISTICS; UNION OF MYANMAR (BASIC COUNTRY DATA) .
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 18 January 2004


Title: Ministry of Home Affairs
Description/subject: DEAD LINK, MARCH 2012
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Home Affairs
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Hotels and Tourism
Description/subject: Substantial, upgraded site.... About Myanmar| About Us| Destination| Eco-Tourism| Festival| Tourist Map| Services| Tour Itinerary| Embassy| Useful Link| Article| Publication| Latest News| Tourist Complaint| Photo Gallery| DOs & DON'Ts| Star Ranking Hotels....."The legendary "Golden Land" - this is still the Myanmar of today. Certainly one of the most exotic countries in the world-aland of astounding beauty and charm that moved Kipling to pen these apt words: "quite unlike any land you will ever know". Paradise... Myanmar is a paradise to discover, a destination for discerning travellers to explore and experience the mystical charms of the East in all its diversity - rich archaeological sites, glittering pagodas, a wealth of cultures, colourful festivals and arts. Myanmar is also blessed with an awe-inspiring range of natural sights - idyllic land- scape, lush fertile plains, vast virgin jungles, majestic snowcapped mountains, pristine beaches washed by crystal clear waters, fragrant pine trees and sunflowers bathed in abundant sunshine. But most of all, perfectly complemented by a most gracious and hospitable people...."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Hotels and Tourism
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Immigration and Population
Description/subject: Sketch of 1982 Citizenship Law, visa regulations, relations with ASEAN and neighbouring countries etc. The Population section has no content.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Immigration and Population
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.myanmar.com/Ministry/imm%2526popu/
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Industry-1
Description/subject: (1) Myanma Textile Industries (M.T.I); (2) Myanma Foodstuff Industries (M.F.I); (3) Myanma Pharmaceutical Industries (M.P.I); (4) Myanma Paper and Chemical Industries (M.P.C.I); (5) Myanma Ceramic Industries (M.C.I); (6) Myanma General and Maintenance Industries (M.G.M.I).
Language: Burmese, English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Industry-1
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Industry-2
Description/subject: NO SITE- MARCH 2012...* Office of the Ministry of Industry (2); * Directorate of Myanma Industrial Planning (DMIP); * Myanma Automobile and Diesel Engine Industries (MADI); * Myanma Agricultural Machinery Industries (MAMI); * Myanma Machine Tools and Electrical Industries (MTEI); * Myanma Tyre and Rubber Industries (MTRI); * Myanma Industrial Construction Services (MICS)... In addition to these enterprises, there are joint venture companies involving the industrial enterprises and foreign firms as stated below : * Myanmar Fritz Werner Industries Co., Ltd. a joint venture between Myanma Agricultural Machinery Industries and Fritz Werner Industrie-Ausrustungen GmbH of Germany. * Myanmar Daewoo Electronics Co., Ltd. a joint venture between Myanma Machine Tools and Electrical Industries and Daewoo Electronics Co., Ltd., and Daewoo Corporation of South Korea. * Myanmar Suzuki Motor Co., Ltd., a joint venture between Myanma Automobile and Diesel Engine Industries and Suzuki Motor Corporation of Japan. * Myanmar Ekarat Transformer Co., Ltd., a joint venture between Myanma Machine Tools and Electrical Industries and Ekarat Engineering Public Co., Ltd., of Thailand and * Myanmar Matsushita Electric Works, Ltd., a joint venture between Myanma Machine Tools and Electrical Industries and Matsushita Electric Works, Ltd., and Kinsho Corporation of Japan.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Industry-2
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.industry2.gov.mm/
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Information
Description/subject: Short overviews of: Organizational Set-up; Myanmar Radio and Television (MRTV); Information and Public Relations Department; Printing and Publishing Enterprise Literary Promotion; Library and Literary Research; News and periodicals Enterprise (NPE); News Department; Myanmar Motion Picture Enterprise; Myanmar Film Promotion Board.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Yangon City Development Committee
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/info.htm
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries
Description/subject: Organisation; Fisheries Sector; Livestock Sector; Beekeeping; University of Veterinary Science; Insestment oppoetunities; Contact Details.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.yangoncity.com.mm/ministry/ministry_of_Livestock_and_Fisher.asp
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development
Description/subject: In accordance with newly introduced economic policy which is deemed to bring about effective economic development of the country former Ministry of Planning and Finance was reorganised in February 1993 into two Ministries as Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development and Ministry of Finance and Revenue. Former Ministry of Planning, and Finance itself was a merger of the Ministry of Finance and Revenue and Ministry of Planning which were combined at the time of the Government of the Revolutionary council.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Progress of Border Areas and National Races and Development Affairs
Description/subject: "The Ministry for Progress of Border Areas and National Races and Development Affairs is implementing development of border areas and urban development in 284 townships throughout the country with 519 officers and 24,090 other ranks, totalling 24,609 personnel..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Progress of Border Areas and National Races and Development Affairs
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Religious Affairs
Description/subject: The Union of Myanmar has a population of more than 48 million (1995 Census). According to the country's basic principles, anyone can freely profess any religion he or she likes. Currently, the population consists of Buddhists 89.28 %, Christians 5.06 %, Islamists 3.78 %, Hindus 0.51 %, Animists 0.21 % and others 0.16 %. As to Theravada Buddhism, the Union of Myanmar officially recognizes nine ganas (sects). They are: Sudhamma gana; Shwekyin gana; Dhammanu-dhamma mahadvaranikaya gana, Dhammavinayanuloma muladvaranikaya gana; Anauk-chaung dvara gana; Veluvanna nikaya gana; Catubhummika mahasatipatthana ngettwin gana; Ganavimutti gadoh gana; and Dhamma- maharin gana.
Language: English, Burmese
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Religious Affairs
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/religious.htm
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Science and Technology
Description/subject: The Ministry of Science and Technology was formed based on the existing Department of Myanma Scientific and Technological Research Deparment (MSTRD) which had been undertaking research and development [asks for the industrial development of the nation. Yangon Institute of Technology (YIT), Vandalay Institute of Technology (MIT), Institute of Computer Science and Technology (ICST) and the Department of Technical and Vocational Eductation (DTVE), which had previously been under the Ministry of Education were transferred to the Ministry of Science and Technology with effect from 1 January 1997. In addition, two new departments, namely, -Department of Advanced Science and Technology (DAST) and Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) have been established under the Ministry of Science and Technology.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Science and Technology
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.yangoncity.com.mm/ministry/Ministry_of_Science_and_Technology.asp
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement
Description/subject: Social Welfare Department; Legislative Aspect; Types of Social Welfare Services; Child Welfare Service; Youth Welfare Service; Women Welfare Service; Care of the Aged; Rehabilitation of Disabled; Rehabilitation of Ex-drug Addicts; Rehabilitation and Socialization of Vagrants; Grants-in-Aids to Voluntary Organizations; NGOs Activities and Relationship Between Government and NGOs; Myanmar National Committee for Women's Affairs; National Committee on the Rights of the Child; Myanmar National Committee on Social Development; Myanmar Fire Services Department; Duties and Functions; Performance; States and Divisions, Districts, Townships Set-up and Functions; Fire Services Training Schools; Fire Appliances; FSD Inspections; Relief and Resettlement Department; Providing Assistance for Victims; Stock Piling of Relief Supplies; Providing Assistance to Rescue Drifting Persons; Providing Assistance on Special Occasions; Measures for Natural Disaster Preparedness; International Co-operation.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.myanmar.gov.mm/ministry/MSWRR/main.htm
http://www.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/social.htm
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Sport
Description/subject: Overview. Myanmar Olympic Committee; The Department of Sports and Physical Education; Institute of Sports and Physical Education; Sports grounds and gymnasiums; Marathon.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Sports
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.mosports.gov.mm/min_sport.htm'>http://www.mosports.gov.mm/min_sport.htm
http://www.mosports.gov.mm/
http://www.mosports.gov.mm/index.htm
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Transport
Description/subject: "The Ministry of Transport was reorganized in 1992. The Ministry is made up of the Department of Transport, the Department of Marine Administration, the Department of Waterways, the Department of Civil Aviation, the Institute of Marine Technology, Inland Water Transport, Myanmar Five Star Line, Myanma Airways, Myanma Dockyards and Myanma Port Authority..." Lots of photos and figures. Contains: A Brief History; Department of Transport; Department of Marine Administration; Department of Civil Aviation; Directorate of Water Resources and Improvement of River Systems; Inland Water Transport; Department of Meteorology and Hydrology; Myanma Five Star Line; Myanma Port Authority; Myanma Shipyards; Myanma Airways; Institute of Marine Technology; Air Mandalay; Yangon Airways.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Transport
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/transport.htm
http://www.mot.gov.mm/
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) - upstream
Description/subject: "Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) is the 100% State Owned Enterprise and is responsible for Upstream Petroleum Sub-sector". Paras and tables include: Oil and Gas Bearing Areas of Myanmar, Oil and Gas Fields of Myanmar, Natural Gas Pipelines of Myanmar, Capabilities of Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise, Onshore and Offshore Blocks of Myanmar. It invites cooperation in the sector, with paras on Objectives of Production Sharing Contract, Current Operating Multi-national Companies, Major Discoveries in Offshore Area (incl. paras on Yadana and Yetagun fields), Available Blocks, Exploration and Production of Crude Oil and Natural Gas with Multi-national Companies, Details of production-sharing contracts, Onshore Natural Gas Pipelines existing, under construction and planned.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Energy
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Myanmar Central Committee for Drug Abuse Control
Description/subject: Opium yield surveys, seizures, photos of drug burnings etc
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.ccdac.gov.mm/
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Myanmar Information
Description/subject: 900 members (December 2005) "This is Free Discussion mailing list of the Union of Myanmar. Everybody is free to subscribe, unsubscribe and post his/her news and views here but everybody is requested NOT to use this mailing list as a battle field and NOT to post the Adult advertisements that are not suitable for Myanma culture. Members are also requested to avoid personal attacks and rude usages."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Information
Subscribe: myanmar_information-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Myanmar Information Committee
Description/subject: Information Sheets from late 1996, "The Truth", and "Political Situation". Slowed down from early 98 by silly pictures, and from early 2000, by jolly muzak. The muzak is still there for the unfortunate users of Internet Explorer, but for Netscape (and Mozilla?) users, it is, mercifully, absent. However, the site tries to get Netscape users to download a plugin (probably for the muzak) and switches you to a download dialogue box. If you cancel this stuff, you can get back to the information sheets etc. in silence.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Ministry of Defence: The Office of Strategic Studies
Format/size: html, jpg
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Myanmar Medical Association
Language: English
Source/publisher: MMA (GONGO)
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Myanmar Ministry of Commerce
Description/subject: A lot of material, lists, figures etc. on this site: About MOC; Minister's Office; Directorate of Trade; Department of Border Trade; MAPT. Business Guide: Doing Business in Myanmar; Import & Export Procedures; Trade & Investment Opportunities; Importer & Exporter List (a couple of thousand); Trade Data & Charts; Trade Exhibitions Information; Agro Products For Sale.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Commerce
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.commerce.gov.mm/
http://www.yangoncity.com/ministry/Ministry_of_Commerce.asp (summary)
Date of entry/update: 06 September 2010


Title: Myanmar Ministry of Labour
Description/subject: Overview
Language: English
Source/publisher: Yangon City Development Committee
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.mol.gov.mm/index.asp
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Myanmar Ministry of Mines
Description/subject: Situated in South East Asia Peninsula, covering an area of 676578 sq km, Myanmar is endowed with rich mineral resources in which mining of precious minerals date as for back as second century BC. Myanmar Rubies, Sapphires and Jade are admired around the world. Silver Lead and Zinc were extracted since 15 century AD and Myanmar stood as one of the leading exporters of tin and tungsten in the world market during 1930's. "Ministry of Mines is responsible for Formulation of Mining Policy, Exploration and Extraction of Minerals and Gems. Department of Mines is responsible for Mining Policy Formulation, Granting of Mineral Permits and Coordination of Mining Sector. Mining Enterprise No. 3 is responsible for production of Coal. Department of Geological Surveys and Mineral Exploration is responsible for exploration of Coal Deposits."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Mines
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Myanmar Ministry of Railways
Language: English
Source/publisher: Yangon City Development Committee
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/transport.htm
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Myanmar Mission Geneva
Description/subject: Quite a lot of stuff. No images, therefore faster loading than myanmar.com. Holds the archives of "The New Light of Myanmar"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Myanmar News.Net
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar News.Net
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Myanmar Petrochemical Enterprise (MPE) - downstream
Description/subject: Myanmar Petrochemical Enterprise ("MPE") is a "100% State Owned Economic Enterprise responsible for Downstream Petroleum Sub-sector". Lists its refineries and plants producing urea fertilizer, methanol, LPG, bitumen, carbon dioxide, lubricants etc. and invites cooperation in this sector
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Energy
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.energy.gov.mm/downstreampetroleumsubsector.htm
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Myanmar Petroleum Products Enterprise (MPPE) - downstream
Description/subject: Myanmar Petroleum Products Enterprise is the State-owned Organization vested with authority and responsibility to carry out retail and whole sale distribution of Petroleum products in Myanmar. The Enterprise has conducted the effective and intensive distribution of Petroleum Products, dedicated to Agriculture, Fishery, Transport, Power Generation, Defense, Construction and Industries in the Government Sector and also to the Private Sector from the existing 4 Main Fuel Terminals, 26 Sub Fuel Terminals, 11 Aviation Depots and 256 Filling Stations." Lists its terminals and filling stations and carries an interesting little invitation regarding "Import of Crude Oil, Diesel Fuel and Motor Gasoline on a Deferred Basis
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Energy
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Myanmar.com
Description/subject: Myanmar Government website. Bits and pieces, including list of ministers, NGOs, ethnic groups etc
Language: English
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2011


Title: Myanmar.Com Site Map
Description/subject: Various business-related sections and documents
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC
Format/size: The fastest way to get into the Golden Land
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: The Golden Land
Description/subject: Very jolly site, full of pics of soldiers, dancers and temples. Very slow; set aside a whole afternoon. This site contains "The New Light of Myanmar" snippets, with slow graphics; the "Information Sheets" with slow graphics from mid-1998. The earlier stuff, basically text, is much faster
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: The Myanmar Maternal and Child Welfare Association (MMCWA)
Description/subject: THE SITE SEEMS TO HAVE BEEN OCCUPIED. I WILL CHECK IT FROM TIME TO TIME... The Director is the wife of the Head of Military Intelligence. "The MMCWA is a voluntary organization dedicated to serving the Myanmar society in promoting the health and well being of mothers and children with the aim to improving the quality of life of the people. Health education and dissemination of IEC materials. Provision of ante-natal, intra-natal and post-natal care. Exclusive breast feeding promotion. Birth Spacing counseling and services. Maternal and child immunization. Growth monitoring and health education or nutrition. Supplementary lunch programmes for under five children. Provision of child daycare centers for early childhood development and to enable mother to work. Provision of financial assistance (scholarship) to students to enable them to enroll and remain in school. Functional literacy programmes for children as well as adults. Income-generation programmes with provision of training, loans and supplies. Care of the elderly. Health education programmes for adolescenters and youth. Screening programmes for early detection of breast and uterine cancer. Training programmes for trainers at all levels of MMCWA." Section on Violence Against Women.
Language: English
Source/publisher: MMCWA (GONGO)
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: The Myanmar National Committee for Women's Affairs
Description/subject: "The patron of the committee is the Secretary -1 of the State Peace and Development Council, Lt. General Khin Nyunt..." [the Committee] "was formed on 3rd July 1996, to systematically implement activities for the advancement of women. Subsequently, the Myanmar Nationaal Working Committee for Women's Affairs (MNCWA) was formed on 7 October 1996, to facilitate the activities. The government also designated the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement as the National Focal Point for Women's Affairs." Section on Violence Against Women.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003