Stamen of lotus flower which grows in the water are being sold in Yangon because it tastes sweet and delicious.
Myanmar restaurant 'Padonmar' moved from the former place to the new one.
Address :No. 105/107, Kha-Yae-Bin Road.Between Pyay Daung Su
Yeik Tha (Halpin) and Ahlone Road
Tel :01-538895 ,095409469, 098032909
Mingalar market was on fire since 8am of this morning, May 24. It is a famous market especially for wholesale of clothes and was built for a long time. The fire began from the 4th floor of the market and keep on burning till 12pm.
Admission fee for 'Inle' lake rose to $5 from May 1.
Padauk (kind of flower which usually blossom in Summer especially in Thingyan water festival) which has been expected by many people blossom at last. This year rainy season is later than usual. Now all yangonites are so glad because of the rain and Padauk.
A seminar about King Alaunghpaya in the Konbaung era (eraencompassing the dynasty of eleven kings founded by Alaunghpaya constituting the final succession of Myanmar monarchs (1752-1885)) is to be held by a French researcher on May 21 at France embassy, starting at 6pm.
Rain which has been expected by Yangonites suddenly poured down on 17th May 2010. All are so happy as it happened water shortage in many places throughout the country.
Solo art exhibition of Aung Kyaw Tun, one of the famous artists in Myanmar was held at Bogyoke market between May 6 to 11.
Mother's Day which fell on 9th May of this year was celebrated everywhere in Yangon. In celebration of Mother's Day, discount sale had been held until 12th May at City Mart Super Market and singing contest & concerts were also held on May 8th and 9th at East Point shopping center.
"Myanmar Travelers' Directory 2010-2011" has been published by Myanmar Travels & Tourism Association. It is the directory that which is important for hotels and travels & tours company.
It is worried that declining of the water level in Inle lake. The bank erosion and late rain in recent years cause decreasing of the water level and it is preventing for the living of the people in Inle lake.
From May 2010, tourist travelers can get their visa directly at the Yangon and Mandalay airport on arrival and it is unnecessary to apply tourist visa in advance.
Hot weather is going on in Myanmar.Durine, one of the sesonal fruit in Myanmar is being sold in market abundantly can be seen.