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Synonyms for Mawlamyine

a port city of southern Myanmar on the Gulf of Martaban


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This would comprise of a 60-mile, 66 kilovolt power transmission line linking Dawei to Mawlamyine through Ye township in southern Mon State, as well as an accompanying KV5 sub-station, that would be built in Ye.
According to the preliminary survey of ICRC in Myaungmya, Hpa-an and Mawlamyine prisons, solar powered water pumping system is installed by Myanmar Correctional Department under the Ministry of Home Affairs in cooperation with ICRC.
At the same time, a number of other place names were changed--for example, Rangoon became Yangon, Pegu became Bago, Moulmein became Mawlamyine.
In late 2006 a prominent Muslim religious organization planned to hold a golden jubilee in Mawlamyine, Mon State, to celebrate the founding of their organization.
The idea is to create a transportation corridor running the entire width of mainland Southeast Asia, approximately 1,500 km in length, linking the Andaman Sea from Mawlamyine in eastern Myanmar to the South China Sea at Vietnam's port city of Danang.
In addition to Yangon and Mandalay, this mainly covers Bagan, Chaungtha, Kyaingtong, Lashio, Mawlamyine, Monywa, Muse, Ngwesaung, Tachilek and Taunggyi.
26 earthquake and tsunami stands at about 60, a priest from Mawlamyine diocese, which covers Myanmar's southern panhandle down along the Andaman Sea, says as many as 2,000 people might be dead.
The development of an east-west economic corridor between Da Nang in Vietnam and Mawlamyine in Myanmar, and a north-south economic corridor between Kunming in China and Chiang Rai in Thailand are key components of sub-regional integration and will do much to facilitate the movement of people and goods.
Moulmein has become Mawlamyine and the Arakan, Rahine.
In partnership with the Mekong Institute, SDC supports to the capacity building of value chains actors and focuses on improving the environment for economic growth along the East West Economic Corridor (EWEC), which runs from Danang Port in Vietnam, through Lao PDR, Thailand, and to the Mawlamyine Port in Myanmar.
MAWLAMYINE, Myanmar - Japan's Nippon Foundation donated Saturday $70,000 in assistance to internally displaced people living in an ethnic cease-fire group-controlled area in Myanmar's southeastern Mon State.
One Muslim informant also described a case of inter-religious violence he had witnessed between Buddhists and Muslims in Mawlamyine, Mon State prior to leaving for Thailand.
Japanese official development loans are also helping a 1,500-kilometer east-west highway from Danang on the Vietnamese coast across Southeast Asia to Mawlamyine on the coast of Myanmar.
The geographical focus of the project is in five townships: Myawaddy, Hpa-an, Kawkareik, Mawlamyine and Tachilek.
The East-West Economic Corridor, which links the Vietnamese port of Danang in the east to Mawlamyine in Myanmar to the west, is one of several routes that will cross the region.