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Mandalay to host international gems expo in 2019

BUSINESS Jul 23, 2018
AN international gems expo is scheduled to be hosted in Mandalay next year, according to U Thein Win, Secretary of Mandalay Yadanar Mall Gems Entrepreneurs Development Committee. The aim of the... 21

Mandalay sees 4,244 traffic violations within a week

GENERAL Jul 23, 2018
WITHIN a week, from 15 to 21 July, 4,244 vehicles were caught violating traffic rules in Mandalay, the second largest commercial city in the central part of Myanmar. The installation of a 24-hou... 17

Over 5,000 flood victims confirmed in Tanintharyi

GENERAL Jul 23, 2018
The number of flood victims has reached over 5,000 until July 21 in at least 15 villages of Tanintharyi Township, Myeik District, Tanintharyi Region. Tanintharyi Township Natural Disaster Informati... 18

Trade deficit reaches $1.1 billion

BUSINESS Jul 23, 2018
Myanmar’s overseas trade value for the current financial year topped US$10.165 billion, with a trade deficit of $1.1 billion, according to the Ministry of Commerce’s weekly statistical report iss... 20

Chairman of the MIC gives Keynote address at ?Myanmar Insight 2018?

GENERAL Jul 23, 2018
The following is the Keynote Address by H.E. U Thaung Tun, Chairman of the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) at “Myanmar Insight 2018” Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok, 20 July 2018, the address was gi... 16

HAGL Myanmar Website Launching Ceremony

BUSINESS Jul 23, 2018
The leading property development company HAGL Myanmar has celebrated the launch of its website on the 14th of July from 3 pm to 5 pm at Myanmar Plaza promotion area where visitors will be able to lear... 15

Eight TNLA members dead in Nanhkan skirmish: Army

GENERAL Jul 23, 2018
A skirmish occurred between the army and Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) near Ewlaw village in Nanhkan Township in northern Shan State on July 11, resulting in eight TNLA members killed in ac... 14

More rain expected in Middle Myanmar regions: Meteorologist

GENERAL Jul 23, 2018
More rain is expected in middle areas of Myanmar starting from July 22 due to the remnant rain clouds from the storm, said meteorologist Chit Kyaw. “The storm may occur in north of Bay of Bengal.... 14

Negotiations to be made for Letpadaungtaung locals: Security Affairs Minister

GENERAL Jul 23, 2018
MONYWA- Col. Than Tun Aung, Border Security Affairs Minister of Sagaing Region promised compensation negotiation with locals as Letpadaungtaung Copper Mining Project continues in accordance with the r... 14

Sittaung River erosion causes six villages to relocate

GENERAL Jul 23, 2018
MAWLAMYING- Six villages in Kawa Township, Bago Region, are now moving to safer places due to the dangers of Sittaung River erosion, according to locals. Moreover, erosion of the bank of Sittaung ... 15