Pun Hlaing International Hospital was opened officially on May 29. OPD will open on June 8 and IPD on 10. Foreign doctors are also employed at the hospital. Opening ceremony was later than previously scheduled.
A shop in which sells computers and other peripherals. Peripherals for Mac computers, which are not used widely in Myanmar, are available here. Accessories for “iPod” are also available at this shop, run by Access Spectrum Co.,Ltd. Tel 380900
Clothing made in Myanmar of imported cotton materials is popular and sells well.The high quality clothing can be available at about half of the price of foreignmade.There comes out many manufacturers of Myanmar brand clothing.
Regular broadcasting of a new TV channel "MRTV4" has started. A special receiver and a smart card are needed in order to receive the broadcasting. Viewers can watch four channels_foreign films with Myanmar subtitle, cartoon, MRTV4 and MRTV3. A receiver costs 98500 kyats and a card 5850 kyats.
A la carte menu will be available at the restaurant in Sakura Residence starting from June. We recommend original dishes and desserts prepared by Chef Takeda.
The office of Pan Hlaing Hospital has opened. The hospital will be fully operated soon. A lot of patients are expected at the hospital, which is No.1 in terms of medical equipment and doctors. They have planned to employ foreign doctors at the hospital.
"Kyan Sit Min" (King Kyan Sit), a historical movie, was made among the movies with the theme of love and married life, which dominate the movie world of Myanmar. Director Lu Min has realised his dream making this movie.
MOON SOON Restaurant and Bar was opened in Theinbyu Street in Yangon. The first floor is a bar and Myanmar, Thai, Cambodian and Laotian foods are available on the second floor.
Renovation project of Yangon Aquarium is about to finish. Efforts are being made with added momentum so that it can open on May 14.
Mr.Takeda, a Japanese chef, who prepares French Foods, is working for the restaurant (Brasserie The Thiripyitsaya) in Sakura Residence. He is going to move to Thiripisaya Sakura Hotel in Bagan, which is under the same management as Sakura Residence, starting from October.
It was advertised as horse racing. But, actual competition was hurdling and riding horses in a beautiful ways. The competition was held from April 30 to May 1 in Yangon.
The movie "Shou hwe Thow Hnin" (Secret Snow) will be on at the cinemas in downtown. It was made in Khaka Borazi Mountains in Kachin State and subtitled in English.
Construction of observation tower in Bagan has finished. Visitors are no longer allowed to go up to some temples and pagodas in the cultural heritage site on completion of the tower. Enterance fee into the tower is US$ 10 per head.