There will be water festival after two weeks.The water pavilions are being built everywhere in Yangon.In Myanmar,the water festival is held from 13th to 16th April every year. All of Myanmar believes that the water removes their devil and give peaceful for the whole year. New year holiday starts from 11th to 20th April.It is the longest holiday in the whole year.
Today, on 12th March, the matriculation examination is started to hold throughout the Myanmar. It is important for life because it decides to continue studying at university and to choose the major subject depend on its marks. Not only the students but also their parents excited and worried for it. It will hold until 22nd March, Thursday.
Japan Festival 2012 is being held at The Strand Hotel Ballroom from 09th to 11th Mar 2012. It is the first time for JETRO, organizing such different kinds of Japanese products and holding such Festival in Myanmar. It is the golden chance for Myanmar who like Japan made products as they can look around and buy Electronics products such as Sony, Toshiba, Canon, Epson, Yamaha, Hitachi, Mitsubishi, Consumer Products and Medical Equipments such as Juki, Aisin, Alteco, Nippon Paint, Rinnai, Nipro, Organ Needle, Solar Panels such as Kyocera, Koha, Sanyo, GW Solar, Cosmetics and Hygiene goods such as Kanebo, Kracie, Kao Mandom, Kose, Lion, and Food and beverages such as Kikkoman, S&B Food, Bourbon, UCC...etc only in one place.
On 03rd March, the declaration is made about the bill of Local calls for GSM, CDMA 450, CDMA 800, and WCDMA phones.
It costs 25 kyats per minutes for the calls from 23:00 to 07:00, which starts from 14th March 2012. For the rest time interval, it will costs 50 kyats per minutes as usual.