Posted in Budget Transparency on Jul 07, 2020
ကိုဗစ် - ၁၉ကြောင့် ဖြစ်ပေါ်လာနိုင်သည့် စီးပွားရေးသက်ရောက်မှုအပေါ် ကုစားရေးလုပ်ငန်းကော်မတီမှာ လုပ်ငန်းတာဝန် (၆) ရပ်ရှိပြီး “ပြည်တွင်း အသေးစား၊ အငယ်စားနှင့် အလတ်စားစီးပွားရေးလုပ်ငန်းများ အပေါ် COVID-19 ဖြစ်စဉ် သက်ရောက်မှုကြီးမားလာပါက အခွန်ကင်းလွတ်ခွင့်နှင့် သက်သာခွင့်များပေးရေး နိုင်ငံတော်သမ္မတရုံးသို့ သုံးသပ်တင်ပြရန်” နဲ့ “လိုအပ်ပါက ပြည်တွင်းစီးပွားရေးလုပ်ငန်းများအတွက် သက်သာသည့် အတိုးနှုန်းဖြင့် ချေးငွေများ ထုတ်ပေးနိုင်ရေး နိုင်ငံတော်သမ္မတရုံးသို့ သုံးသပ်တင်ပြရန်” ဆိုတဲ့ အချက်တွေ ပါဝင်ပါတယ်။ ဒီလုပ်ငန်းတာဝန်အတိုင်း စီးပွားရေးလုပ်ငန်းတွေကို အစိုးရက သက်သာတဲ့ အတိုးနှုန်းနဲ့ ချေးငွေချထားမှုတွေ စတင်ခဲ့တာဟာ အခုဆိုရင် သတ္တမအကြိမ်မြောက် ရှိနေပြီဖြစ်ပြီး လုပ်ငန်းပေါင်း ၃၄၀၁ ခုကို ချေးငွေချထားပေးပြီး ဖြစ်ပါတယ်။
Posted in Legislative Research on Jun 11, 2020
The current amendment bill may be linked with the court-led mediation programme, as there is a new provision being proposed for adding into the Chapter “Arbitration” under the “Part V. Special Proceedings” of the Code of Civil Procedure. The bill includes provisions explaining mediation, which cases can be resolved by the court in this way, and how, and how to verify agreements reached during the process.
Posted in Legislative Research on May 25, 2020
The bill includes provisions relating to the classification of medical devices, including conformity assessment, registration, application for licenses and recommendations, as well as labeling, advertisement, market monitoring and reporting of adverse effects, and clinical investigation.
Posted in Legislative Research on May 22, 2020
Sales representatives have duty and rights – the disclosure of addresses while advertising goods/services, the prior explanation of side effects and additional costs to the consumer before the sales, the recording of the sales, and complaints about employers to the Department.
Posted in Legislative Research on May 21, 2020
Section 25 (b) says that those receiving healthcare services should not be arrested, disturbed, stopped and limited, if not within the law, based on their gender identity, sexual orientation and/or if they are a sex worker. This protects rights on one hand, however implies that arrest is allowed while receiving such care. And the phrase “within the law” should be carefully considered in the Myanmar context, where sex workers are criminalized.
Posted in Legislative Research on May 16, 2020
The bill includes provisions relating to the duties and powers of the relevant ministry and department, duties of canal officers, maritime supervisors, customs officers and heads of vessels, and related prohibitions.
Posted in Legislative Research on May 15, 2020
Following our March policy briefing on communicable diseases, The Ananda has worked with the Westminster Foundation for Democracy (WFD) to produce this policy brief with a selection of suggested questions from MPs to the government, ahead of the reconvening of Hluttaw on 18th May 2020. These questions could be raised during the debate.
Posted in Budget Transparency on May 14, 2020
The additional budget requests are stemmed mainly from personnel costs such as salaries, emoluments, travel allowances and pensions, debt repayments, costs incurred from increases in tax rates and electricity bill (for state-owned enterprises), costs for pending aids/loans, ongoing construction projects and compensations for land acquisitions.
Posted in Legislative Research on May 13, 2020
The bill includes provisions relating to the formation of a committee, the duties and rights of PLHIV, the rights of their families and other people considered more at risk from infection. It also covers the disclosure of information, testing and various prohibitions.
Posted in Legislative Research on May 04, 2020
The bill says that drilling permits should be applied to relevant working groups, and when drilling is not complete during the prescribed period, an extension must be applied for to the same working group. However, the bill also says that the Region/State working group or its authorised team will conduct field examinations and extensions. Again, the different roles of township and state/region working groups are not clear, nor how they will coordinate.