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Mount Zwekabin’s viewpoint to open after thorough checks

GENERAL Mar 26, 2019
HPA-AN The glass-floored viewpoint on the Mount Zwekabin will be opened after Kayin State government officials and local experts perform checks, according to sources. “Glass flooring tasks on th... 17

Myanmar women win big in Women of the Future Awards Southeast Asia 2019

GENERAL Mar 26, 2019
Myanmar women were the biggest winners in the Women of the Future Awards Southeast Asia 2019, the second edition of the UK-born movement aimed at showcasing and strengthening the pipeline of female t... 13

Two Cameroon nationals arrested with counterfeit US dollars

GENERAL Mar 26, 2019
According to the Myanmar Police Force, two Cameroon nationals staying at Chan Myae guest house in Maha Bandoola Street, Kyauktada Township, Yangon were arrested with counterfeit US currency and equip... 14

Myanmar Supreme Court to hear appeal of jailed Reuters reporters

GENERAL Mar 26, 2019
The Supreme Court of Myanmar will hear an appeal by the lawyers of jailed Reuters news agency reporters Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone on March 26, according to a statement by the Committee to Protect Journ... 11

Myanmar to further regulate SIM cards

GENERAL Mar 26, 2019
Myanmar is taking measures against the sale of unregistered SIM cards, saying that the move is aimed at providing security for mobile financial services and individuals, the Ministry of Transport and... 11

Myanmar military denies random attacks in Mrauk-U

GENERAL Mar 26, 2019
The Myanmar military’s recent clashes with the Arakan Army (AA) in northern Rakhine state, including shooting and shelling incidents in Mrauk-U township, were counter-insurgency measures against th... 14

Arakan Army ambush Myanmar troops

GENERAL Mar 26, 2019
Myanmar armed forces have been ambushed by the Arakan Army (AA) in Yathedaung township, Rakhine state, and three AA members were killed in the clash, Xinhua reported. In Friday's two incidents, a ... 15

Myanmar trounce Timor Leste 7-0 in AFC U-23 Qualifiers

SPORT Mar 23, 2019
MYANMAR beat Timor Leste with a terrific 7-0 score during the AFC U-23 Championship 2020 Qualifier match at the Thuwunna Stadium in Yangon yesterday. The Myanmar men’s team used key players f... 94

AA attacks Tatmadaw column, kills one civilian in separate incidents

GENERAL Mar 23, 2019
ON THE evening of 21 March, a Tatmadaw column conducting regional stability and security operations in Yathedaung Township, Rakhine State, was attacked by the AA group who were equipped with sma... 64

Myanmar’s Su Nandar Win secures gold in Special Olympics World Games

SPORT Mar 23, 2019
Athlete Su Nandar Win captured first gold medal for Myanmar in the 2019 Special Olympics World Games on Tuesday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. She got the gold medal in 100m walk with a timin... 63