Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 Sagaing

Schema-Root.org logo
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Sat. September 11, 2021

-
SAGAING- China is now hiring land plots aiming to grow watermelon in Tantse Township, Shwebo District, Sagaing Region, say locals. Currently, nearly 300 acres are being leased for watermelon plantations. “China offered to cultivate watermelon plantations in our region. They hired farmlands by paying ...
Gale force winds hit the Bago, Ayeyawady and Sagaing regions on 15, 16 and 17 April, killing one person and damaging more than 800 houses, state media reported. The winds hit four village-tracts in Paungde Township, Bago Region, on 16 April destroying 34 houses and ripping off the roofs of some ...

Sagaing Region government Chief Minister Dr. Myint Naing said that deaths and serious crimes did not happen during Chindwin Thingyan festival held on Chindwin River beach in Monywa, Sagaing Region. He was speaking at a press conference held on Chindwin Thingyan festival held at Monywa Town ...
Strong wind destroys some houses in Sagaing Region ... MONYWA- Strong wind blew in old Sede village in Sarlingyi Township, Yinmarpin District and Inntai village in Kyunhla Township, Kantbalu District, Sagaing Region on April 13th damaging some houses and schools, according to the villagers.
A PASSENGER ship built in Dumbarton in the 1920s and sunk by bombing in World War II has been raised from the Indian Ocean off the coast of Sri Lanka after 75 years underwater. The 8,000-ton SS Sagaing was built at the shipyard of William Denny and Bros on the Leven for the British and Burmese ...
The first ever Myanmar sand sculpture festival will take place at Chindwin Thingyan festival to be held in Monywa Township, Sagaing Region. The sand sculptures were created by Chinese sand sculptor Mr. John Han Tan from Singapore who came at the invitation of Sagaing Region government. Mr Han ...

More than K700 million of the Sagaing government's funds will be used to carry out renovation work on the Asaykahn Fortress in Sagaing, which was constructed under King Mindon's rule, said U Win Naing, chair of Sagaing City Development Committee on Tuesday. “In order to transform the fortress into a ...
The visit gave the ambassador the opportunity to meet Chief Minister of Sagaing U Myint Naing, with whom he discussed the strong commitment of the Italian government to Myanmar's democratic transition and ongoing peace process. He recalled several projects carried out by Italy in the country and explored new ways of ...
The SS Sagaing, a British passenger and cargo ship, was hit by Japanese bombers on April 9, 1942, while at anchor in Trincomalee Harbour. With fires raging, the ... On the day of the Japanese attack, the Sagaing was transporting aircraft and ammunition for the allied war effort, most of which was saved.
HOMALIN- The children of the migrants arriving in Kani Township, Sagaing Region are now studying at the monastic school. ... migrants' children are depending on the monastic schools, says Sayadaw Wi Thahta from Dhama Thiri monastic school in Shwe Myintmo village, Kani Township, Sagaing Region.
A PASSENGER ship built in Dumbarton in 1925 which was sunk by the Japanese in 1942 has emerged from the Indian Ocean at Sri Lanka after almost 76 years underwater. The 8,000-ton SS Sagaing was brought to the surface after painstaking work by the Sri Lankan navy. In a testament to its Clydeside ...
The wreck of the SS Sagaing, a famous naval ship, has been refloated after 75 years. The vessel sank in Trincomalee Harbor during World War II, and the successful salvage has been hailed as a landmark turning point for diving and salvage. According to the government new portal the 138-meter long ...
Sunken British WWII ship SS Sagaing refloated by Sri Lanka's navy to make room in harbour. A World War II British Navy ship sunk ... The SS Sagaing was anchored in Trincomalee Harbour when it was hit by a bomb on April 9, 1942, and abandoned due to a fire on board. On August 24, 1943 the damaged ...
A British Royal Navy ship that sank after it was bombed in a Japanese air strike in World War Two has been raised off the Sri Lanka coast after 75 years. The SS Sagaing, whose passengers and cargo were largely saved back in 1942, has been refloated with the help of a team of divers from Sri Lanka's ...
The wreck of the SS Sagaing, one of Sri Lanka's famous naval ships, has been refloated after 75 years. The vessel sank in Trincomalee Harbor during World War II, and the successful salvage has been hailed as a landmark turning point for diving and salvage in the nation. The 138-meter long passenger ...
COLOMBO, April 1 (Xinhua) -- A British ship, SS Sagaing which sank in Trincomalee Harbour in Sri Lanka's east during World War II, was refloated after 75 years, by a team of divers from the Sri Lanka Navy, the navy media unit said in a statement here Sunday. The 138-meter-long passenger-cum-cargo ...
A British passenger ship that sank after it was bombed in a Japanese air strike in World War Two has been raised off the Sri Lanka coast after 75 years. The SS Sagaing, whose passengers and cargo were largely saved back in 1942, has been refloated with the help of a team of divers from Sri Lanka's navy ...

COLOMBO (News 1st) – The shipwreck of one of the famous World War II vessels of Her Majesty's Naval Service (HMNS), 'SS Sagaing' was re-floated after 75 years by the Sri Lanka Navy. SS Sagaing caught fire and sank at Trincomalee harbor following a Japanese attack. The re-floating of the HMNS SS ...
A World War II British passenger ship sunk off north-east Sri Lanka has been refloated, 75 years after being damaged during a Japanese bombing raid. The SS Sagaing was anchored in Trincomalee Harbour when it was hit by a bomb on April 9, 1942, and abandoned due to a fire on board. On August 24 ...
A British Royal Navy ship that sank after it was bombed in a Japanese air strike in World War Two has been raised off the Sri Lanka coast after 75 years. The SS Sagaing, whose passengers and cargo were largely saved back in 1942, has been refloated with the help of a team of divers from Sri Lanka's ...
Mar 31, Colombo: A team of divers of Sri Lanka Navy making a landmark turning point in the field of Diving and Salvage refloated the Royal Navy ship, Her Majesty's Naval Service SS Sagaing, 75 years after it was sunk in Trincomalee harbor by the Japanese during World War II. The 138 m long Passenger ...
MANDALAY — Two villagers in the Letpadaung copper mining region of Sagaing Division's Salingyi Township were arrested after trying to prevent police from entering their village on Thursday. The two women, residents of Wat Hmae village, were among a group of villagers who were angered by the large ...
“Our country needs to look at international examples and access new ideas. We were separated from the world for such a long time,” says U Tayza Dipadi, 51, a monk from the Golden Monastery in Sagaing Region who took part in the Massive Online Open Course (MOOC), Making Government Work in ...
Farmers have harvested fewer melons this year due to climate disorder and pests, sources say. The melon season began in October in Myinmu Township, Sagaing Region. The farmers blamed late rain for an infestation of pests. “After the rain, the fields were drowned. They became a breeding ground for ...
Sagaing Region Legislative Assembly legislator Thein Han confirmed to Mizzima that a bomb exploded on March 12 at 1 p.m. at Hpu Pwint Wai boarding school hostel run by Khin Khin in Ahletaw village, Tigyaing Township, Sagaing Region. “There was a bomb explosion at about 1 p.m. but there were no ...
''The project is also aimed at educating local youth about its significance in a historical context and why it is important to preserve the site,” said Ko Nanda Myo of Shwe Min Wun ward in Sagaing city. Construction of the furnace, located in Tharsi ward of Sagaing city, began in 1858 but stopped briefly after ...
Yangon Region led the statistics with 223 crimes, Sagaing was second with 167, and Mandalay third with 160. In terms of deaths, Yangon had the most, Bago was second and Mandalay third. “I welcome and appreciate the regions for celebrating the Thingyan holidays in their own way. But they should focus more on safety ...
Movements denouncing child rape have reached Sagaing Region. Activists visited Monywa Township on March 4 and distributed handouts containing information about the issue to passersby. Jar Lay, one of the activists, said: “We have included dos and don'ts in the handouts. I hope parents will be able ...
Gov't plans three hydropower projects in Sagaing region. Submitted by Eleven on Mon, 03/05/2018 - 15:56. Writer: Kaung Khant Lin (Monywa). No. 1 Lahe hydropower plant. The regional government is planning to develop three hydropower projects in Homalin, Kani and Nanyon townships in Sagaing region under the ...
Sagaing Region Chief Minister, Dr Myint Naing, has said he is looking forward to working closely with India's Manipur on Agriculture, Infrastructure, and Tourism. He was speaking at the Floating Hotel, Mandalay on January 30, 2018. The following is the full text of his address. “Mingalarbar, Namaste and ...
MANDALAY — Sagaing locals are beginning a signature campaign to raise the issue of repainting the famed Kaunghmudaw Pagoda. The campaign is organized by a committee of Sagaing city elders in collaboration with local religious affairs and civil society groups. “We will start collecting signatures on ...
Sagaing Bat Cave Resort to display teak log from Inwa Dynasty. Submitted by ... A teak log believed to have existed since the time of King Tharlon and a giant teak door bolt will be displayed at the Bat Cave Resort in Sagaing Region. ... The Bat Cave Resort is located in Kanbalu Township, Sagaing Region.
Some sections of Nan Phar Lone market will reopen today, after a fire burnt down several of its shops and stores last week in Tamu township, Sagaing Region, the township's general administration office said Wednesday. The fire started at a godown in the west part of the market at about 9:50pm on ...
Officials at the Society said they would teach the residents how to make bamboo products,” said Khin Maung Win, director at the Sagaing Region forestry department. Thant Zin, chairman of the Society in the lower part of Sagaing Region, said: “We have two purposes. The first is to employ more residents.
... the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has started pumping water from the Ayeyarwady River to over 5000 households in Sagaing Region, ... the project near Taung Nyo village can pump over 400,000 gallons of water daily to Zayar, Shwe Min Wun, Mya Yadanar and Nilar wards in Sagaing.
The security of a park in Sagaing Region will be bulked up in the coming travel season, sources say. The Alaungdaw Kathapa National Park in Yinmabin District is crowded with pilgrims from all corners of the country during the peak season in March. “Now five police officers take security of the park.
Border trade in Tamu, Sagaing Region, came to a temporary halt after fire broke out on Wednesday night in Nan Phar Lone market, said U Myint Naing Oo, MP for Tamu township constituency 1. The fire started in the western part of the market at about 9:50pm and lasted for about three hours. The cause of ...
A committee will be formed to repaint a pagoda in Sagaing Region white, sources say. The residents had voted between January 12 and 17 to paint the Kaunghmudaw pagoda, which was painted gold in 2010, to its former white colour. “Sagaing residents have asked for repainting through a signature ...
An official at the meteorological department in Mawlaik Township said: “The temperature is as low as 4.5 degrees centigrade.” The region was always cold during the winter but the temperatures hardly went below 7 degrees before, he added. “According to a weather report from the Nay Pyi Taw office, this ...
Sagaing Region Chief Minister, Dr Myint Naing, has said he is looking forward to working closely with India's Manipur on Agriculture, Infrastructure, and Tourism. He was speaking at the Floating Hotel, Mandalay on January 30, 2018. The following is the full text of his address. “Mingalarbar, Namaste and ...
Delegates from Manipur State of India, Sagaing Region, Mandalay Region, India-Myanmar Chamber of Commerce and the Sagaing Promoters Group met in Mandalay on the 29 January to discuss cross-border and regional cooperation. The Indian government and the Indian business community has been ...
Start-up owners of Kalay and Tamu towns graduated the two-day training on January 23. Saw Nyein Aye, teacher at the Saw Myitta education centre, said: “My class is for both educated and non-educated people in our region.” She added her training would be helpful for small- and middle-sized enterprises ...
The Kachin State, Shan State (North), Sagaing Region, Mandalay Region and Yangon Region have a high incidence of HIV infection. Myanmar is now implementing third national strategic plan on HIV/AIDS (2016-2020) aimed at ending AIDS as a public health threat by 2030, in line with the global goal.
The National Malaria Elimination Project manager said all the townships are to be designated as places likely to be affected by malaria so that the disease can be uprooted, placing emphasis on Kachin and Rakhine states and Sagaing region which are most affected regions. Meanwhile, a health ministers ...
The Htamani Wildlife Sanctuary in Sagaing Region will offer a new destination for tourism in the hope of boosting the local economy. The Forest Department will arrange the tour with security guards. “Those adventurers need to contact the administrators of Htamanthi Wildlife Sanctuary to explore the area,” ...
MANY OF THE residents of a handful of villages on the vast plain in Sagaing Region between the Chindwin and Mu rivers have a special reason to celebrate the upcoming visit of Pope Francis, head of the Roman Catholic Church. The community has been living in the area for about 400 years. Today's ...
The Ooredoo 4G Plus network is currently available at 4 towns in Sagaing Region, namely Sagaing, Monywa, Tamu and Kale.
The number of foreign tourists coming to Sagaing city in Sagaing Region has increased this month, according to local sources. More than 500 foreigners daily visited Sagaing's significant places, including Sagaing Hill, Sitagu Buddhist University and Kaunghmudaw Pagoda. Tourist numbers in the area ...
A beans and pulses vendor at a local market. Sagaing Region, where most of the country's beans and pulses are produced for export purposes ...
Acheik are still being produced in Amapura, Mandalay and Sagaing. After the Yadanarbon dynasty, citizens were allowed traditional acheik.


 

news and opinion


 


 


 


 


schema-root.org

  asia
    burma
       sagaing

Burma states:
       ayeyarwaddy
       bago
       chin
       kachin
       kayah
       kayin
       magwe
       mandalay
       mon
       rakhine
       sagaing
       shan
       thaninthayi
       yangon