The Embassy has received information that there will be a planned demonstration on Sunday 29 October 2017 at 12.00 pm in Yangon. Protestors are expected to gather at the Shwe Kaung BBQ and Hot Pot Restaurant at Kabar Aye Pagoda Road and thereafter at City Hall near the Sule Pagoda. The demonstration is expected to last several hours.
2 You are advised to avoid the route which the protestors are expected to take (see attached map) and the City Hall/Sule Pagoda area. Please be alert, exercise caution, avoid crowded places and monitor the local news.
3 If you require any urgent consular assistance, please contact the Singapore Embassy in Yangon or the Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Office at:
Embassy of the Republic of Singapore in Myanmar
238 Dhamazedi Road, Bahan Township, Yangon
Duty Officer: 001-95-9-250-863-840
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Office (24 hours)
Tel: +65 6379 8800, +65 6379 8855 (24 hours)
Fax: +65 6476 7302