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Title: Ministry of Communications Posts & Telegraphs
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Communications Posts & Telegraphs
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


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


Title: Ministry of Culture
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Culture
Format/size: html
Alternate URLs: http://www.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/culture.htm
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 Electric Power
Description/subject: 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
Alternate URLs: http://moep1.blogspot.com/
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Finance and Revenue
Description/subject: "...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
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
Alternate URLs: http://www.mofa.gov.mm/
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Title: Ministry of Home Affairs
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Home Affairs
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 19 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
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
Alternate URLs: http://www.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/industry1.htm
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
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.mcit.gov.mm/
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
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
Alternate URLs: http://www.preventionweb.net/english/professional/contacts/v.php?id=11347
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.mora.gov.mm/
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: Ministry of Science and Technology
Description/subject: "The Ministry of Science and Technology has been promoted to a new one standing on its own in accordance with the official order No. (30/96) dated 2 October 1996 to produce skilled workers, engineers, technologists and technicians of advanced science and technology, to support the development of National Economy and to carry out Research and Development tasks more successfully. Nowadays, the Ministry has been implementing the projects and researches which provide the development of the country and producing highly qualified and such skilled workers as engineers, technologists and technicians."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Myanmar Ministry of Science and Technology
Format/size: html
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.un-spider.org/links-and-resources/institutions/myanmar-ministry-social-welfare-relief-an...
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.modins.net/myanmarinfo/ministry/sport.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
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


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.commerce.gov.mm/eng/index.html
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
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
Alternate URLs: http://www.mining.gov.mm/Minister_Office/3.Minister_Office/details.asp?submenuID=4&sid=59
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: Myanmar Ministry of Railways
Language: English
Source/publisher: Yangon City Development Committee
Format/size: html
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 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.burmalibrary.org/show.php?cat=1626
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