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Synonyms for Irrawaddy

the main river of Myanmar rising in the north and flowing south through the length of Burma to empty into the Andaman Sea

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Ironically, however, I was aboard a ship that's been cruising the Ayeyarwady since 1996, with a devoted crew whose long-term expertise pre-dates the political evolutions of late.
2 million people, 12 percent of Myanmar's population, live in the region, a southwest area where the Ayeyarwady and other rivers branch out into a delta leading to the sea.
When combined with neighbouring Ayeyarwady, the poverty share becomes 26.
Catering to guests of the Sanctuary Ananda, it will make its way through the Ayeyarwady and Chindwin rivers - with guided excursions to temples, pagodas, monasteries and ancient towns - over a period of 11 days.
persons to conduct most transactions--including opening and maintaining financial accounts and conducting a range of other financial services--with four of Burma's major financial institutions: Asia Green Development Bank, Ayeyarwady Bank, Myanmar Economic Bank, and Myanmar Investment and Commercial Bank.
A preliminary estimate of organic carbon transport by the Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) and Thanlwin (Salween) Rivers of Myanmar", Quaternary International vol.
23 July 2013 -- Ayeyarwady Bank Ltd and The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) said they have jointly launched Western Union Money Transfer services at all of the 38 AYA Bank branches in Myanmar.
Perhaps the best way to experience both the romance of the colonial era and see the Burmese people's day-to-day realities is by cruising on the Ayeyarwady River all the way to Bagan, disembarking at temples and viewing life along the river.
The general license, issued by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), allows individuals, companies and financial institutions to conduct most transactions -- including opening and maintaining accounts and conducting a range of other financial services -- with four of Burma's major financial entities: Myanma Economic Bank, Myanma Investment and Commercial Bank, Asia Green Development Bank, and Ayeyarwady Bank.
6 million freshwater seedlings in addition to 886,000 mangrove seedlings in the Ayeyarwady Delta.
Ko Aung Myint Thein, one of the company's managers, stated that the automaker has made the offer to purchase the rice through Kitsana Kyun Thar, a specialist rice company based in Danuphyu township, Ayeyarwady Region.
And when you sail down the Ayeyarwady, or Irrawady River in Myanmar, formerly Burma, on a luxury cruiser you feel little has changed since then.
When you sail down the Ayeyarwady River in Burma you feel little has changed since then.
IT'S more than 100 years since Rudyard Kipling painted a famous portrait of the East in his poem, Mandalay - and when you sail down the Ayeyarwady River in Burma on a luxury cruiser you feel that little has changed since then.