ကပ်ရောဂါထိန်းချုပ်ရေးတွင် ငုတ်လျှိုးနေသော စိန်ခေါ်မှုများနှင့် ရွှေ့ပြောင်းအလုပ်သမားများအရေး

Thousands of migrants return from Thailand amid border closures. It is crucial that Myanmar's Covid-19 response takes into account their sudden return and the impact that it will have on Myanmar's economy. You can read the full article in the at the Irrawaddy website in Myanmar language here.

Myanmar Times Article: Migrant workers must be included in Myanmar’s COVID-19 response

Thousands of migrants return from Thailand amid border closures. It is crucial that Myanmar's Covid-19 response takes into account their sudden return and the impact that it will have on Myanmar's economy. You can read the full article in the Myanmar Times here.

Dr. Zaw Oo interview with The Voice Journal and DVB News

On March 19th and 22nd CESD Executive Director Dr. Zaw Oo gave an interview with DVB News and The Voice Journal respectively on the economic and social impacts of Covid-19. In the interviews he outlines the likely economic and social impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic. The sectors most affected will be tourism, agriculture and manufacturing.

Myanmar Time Article: Myanmar must be prepared to deal with economic fallout from spread of COVID-19

Although Myanmar has not officially detected any COVID-19 carriers, the virus has wreaked havoc on the economy and could lead to full-blown economic crisis if not contained soon. You can read the full article written by CESD's Dr. Zaw Oo here.