Hlaingtharya, Yangon, June 2016. Wikimedia Commons


Myanmar Times-Dec 28

Recently a Malaysian friend who visited Yangon had this to say about the place: “Yangon is a quaint little city with lots of pretty colonial buildings, beautiful parks and marvellous gilded temples.”  There’s more though. She added, “Unfortunately, those buildings are also dilapidated, most places are rundown and there’s rubbish everywhere. Although among the loveliest, the Myanmar people are among the worse litterbugs I’ve seen in my travels around this region.”

Read more at: https://www.mmtimes.com/news/yangon-must-safeguard-environment.html

First published in: Myanmar Times