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MFF Urges Government to Ease K1 Million in Fines for Illegal Use of Farmland

BUSINESS Sep 22, 2018
Myanmar Fishery Federation is pushing the Government to ease K1 million in fines for using farmland as fish and shrimp breeding ponds, U Win Kyaing, General Secretary of the federation, said at the me... 56

Rethinking Operational Excellence in the Myanmar Retail Industry

BUSINESS Sep 22, 2018
There’s a transformation in the making in Myanmar, where 63 percent of the population belongs to the 10-29 and 30-49 age groups, the- economy is growing quickly and spending power is increasing. ... 49

EIA raises concerns over logging deal in Kayah

GENERAL Sep 22, 2018
The London-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) is sounding the alarm over what it calls a shadowy agreement made by the Myanmar government to allow the logging and export of 5,000 tons of... 41

Gunman Kyi Lin says mastermind in advocate’s murder is Myint Swe

GENERAL Sep 22, 2018
Gunman Kyi Lin said that the person who ordered him to assassinate advocate Ko Ni was Myint Swe. Kyin Lin and two co-accused appeared at the 78th hearing at Yangon North District Court on Septemb... 41

Myanmar fresh green tea leaf will be export to US market soon

BUSINESS Sep 22, 2018
Myanmar organic green tea leaf export will begin at the end of September. Myanmar has exported fresh green tea leaf to United States since 2015. Myanmar has exported nearly 20 tons of green tea leaf p... 46

FILM FESTIVAL: 17 EUROPEAN FILMS TO BE ON DISPLAY FROM 21-30 SEPTEMBER

MEDIA Sep 22, 2018
The European Film Festival is back again in Yangon with its 27th edition. The festival was organized by the delegation of the European Union to Myanmar and the Goethe Institute Myanmar with the su... 39

Three reported dead from dengue fever in Mandalay

GENERAL Sep 21, 2018
In 2018, out of 1,151 people in Mandalay Region who were infected with dengue fever, only three, died from the disease, including two from Meiktila and one from Wundwin Township, according to 18 Septe... 49

Myanmar’s Bozhena Antoniyar to fight Rika Ishige from Thailand

SPORT Sep 21, 2018
Myanmar women Mixed Martial Arts fighter Bozhena Antoniyar will fight Rika Ishige from Thailand as the Atomweight challenge fight, dubbed ‘’ONE: Kingdom Of Heroes” on October 6 at Bangkok’s Im... 43

Shan minister race kicks off in Mandalay

GENERAL Sep 21, 2018
A tough electoral fight is expected among several candidates for the post of Shan Ethnic Affairs minister in Mandalay Region in the November 3 by-election. Sixteen candidates from 11 political part... 43

More than 10,000 apartments of public and staff housings to build in Mdy

BUSINESS Sep 21, 2018
Companies will build over 10,000 apartments of public and staff housings in Mandalay within a two years time and 4,000 of them will be developed under public-private partnership (PPP), said Union Mini... 35