Some restrictions in Bagan’s property zone to be relaxed

Three points submitted by people in the property zone of Bagan will be considered for easing in consideration of their continued cooperation in achiev...

Free Literature, Free Voice  – Literary Conference 2017 opening ceremony

The opening ceremony of Literary Conference 2017, held under the theme “Free Literature, Free Voice”, was held yesterday afternoon on a stage set up i...

Mid-Year Myanma Jade and Gems Emporium commences

The 2017 Mid-Year Myanma Jade and Gems Emporium was held yesterday morning at Mani Yadana Jade Hall in Nay Pyi Taw, with Vice President U Henry Van Th...

President and First Lady in Tokyo to attend health forum

The President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar U Htin Kyaw and the First Lady Daw Su Su Lwin departed for Japan yesterday morning to attend the...

Third Asia-Pacific Water Summit:  Water Security for Sustainable Development

Yangon Declaration: The Pathway Forward The Asia-Pacific region, with the largest and most dynamic economies in the world, is experiencing vigorous gr...

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Air pollution in Yangon exceeds WHO standard

Air-pollution levels in some townships of Yangon Region exceed World Health Organisation (WHO) recommended levels,...

Bamboo production still not keeping up with domestic,  foreign demand

Inefficient methods of bamboo cultivation have resulted in a dwindling supply of bamboo, which cannot meet either d...

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State Counsellor participates in 31st ASEAN Summit

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi holds talks with US Secretary of State, UN Secretary-General State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi held talks with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the s...

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