Myanmar defence chief pledges to achieve everlasting peace

The Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services pledged that the Tatmadaw will participate in establishing everlasting peace using the six peace principles...

Mausoleum for Heroes  (Nay Pyi Taw) at Armed Forces Day

The opening ceremony of Mausoleum for Heroes (Nay Pyi Taw) was held at 9 am yesterday, at Zeyarthiri Township, Nay Pyi Taw Council, in honour of 72nd...

Celebration of the 72nd Anniversary of Armed Forces Day

The annual Armed Forces Day was celebrated in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday with an elaborate parade that featured thousands of troops, some riding on tanks a...

MPs need to be ever vigilant in carrying out the duties of the Hluttaw: Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker U Win Myint met with Hluttaw Representatives at the meeting hall in Haka, Chin State to discuss law amendments, regional develo...

Serious efforts made to ease local people’s difficulties in Rakhine State

Local residents in Rakhine State presented explanations about their sufferings on social difficulties and having to deal with natural disasters almost...

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Mobile app-based ridesharing service coming to Yangon

Mark Angeles, senior expatriate editor, GNLM Grab, the ridesharing taxi service that is accessed by use of a mobile...

Children’s literature festival goes with a bang

The closing ceremony for the Children’s Literature Festival was held by the Ministry of Information, Ministry of Ed...

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Myanmar students throng Japan Education Fair 2014 in Yangon

Yangon, 30 Sept— With as many as 18 stalls for Myanmar students planning to pursue their studies in Japan, the Japan Education Fair 2014 took place in Yangon on Tuesday with advice...

Bussiness

Taxation on jade exports to be assessed in local currency

In a bid toward ease of trade, the tax levied on exports of finished jade products in US dollar will now be assessed in Myanmar kyats, said U Myi...

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