Floodwater in Ayeyawady Region has fallen by up to two feet but most of the flood victims are still unable to return home.

Flood victims in Ayeyawady Region have expressed fears that when water levels fall, rehabilitation and relocation will take a long time to complete.

The Ministry of Construction says it has built 2,200 low-cost flats in Yangon and will be selling them soon.

State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi has met Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang on August 18 to discuss the peace process and the contentious Myitsone dam project.