16+ Myanmar Capital Pics. National capitals are shown in bold. Myanmar's capital naypyidaw is a huge area with the construction cost over $ 4 billion, however, the number of residents is much lower than in other cities.
Yangon (rangoon) was the capital of myanmar till 2005. Since 2005 burma's new capital is naypyidaw, a planned city in central. The city is located at the center of the naypyidaw union territory.
The city is located at the center of the naypyidaw union territory.
The military government (the junta) decided to built a new capital: Brahmadesh is an archaic name for the country of burma (myanmar), whose traditional capital is yangon (rangoon), but whose new capital is at naypyidaw. The world bank is working with the government and other partners in support of reforms that will benefit all of the people of myanmar, including the poor and vulnerable. There was a lot of excitement in 2011/12 when myanmar initially opened up to the outside world after almost 50 years.