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    Posted May 21, 2014 by
    Yangon, Myanmar
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    Housing in Yangon


    Today housing in Yangon , there are thousands of families do not have permanent home and so hard to get appropriate housing for the families .In accordance with the living cost.
    Some housing are located beside the railway lines and Some housing could be underneath of the main housing ,more than 10 family members stay within 10 square feet but not more than 5 feet in high ( It says a house with full of respect and warm ) because they have to bow down inside their house or sitting on the floor .But the updated renting fees is around 10,000 Kyats ( 11 USD) per month with very limited possibility .
    Its became one of the highlight issue for the 2015 presidential election in Myanmar.
    The recent central government says Implementing for reducing the poverty is their primary concern but it 's not effectively happening in a way for common daily life of the people in Myanmar.

    Zaw Zaw Aung
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