A group of senior former international peacemakers has said a key demand of ethnic armed groups in ongoing ceasefire talks is unrealistic.
Some enjoy living on the waterfront. There’s a cool and relaxing breeze and an impressive vista to show off to your friends. This week’s home in Yankin Township is perfect…
As mountains of rubbish pile up on Yangon’s streets, residents and environmentalists take it upon themselves to get the problem cleaned up.
After a nearly 20 year hiatus, the Myanmar National sports tournament began last week in Naypyitaw.
Gem traders are opposing plans to move the country’s largest gem market out of downtown Mandalay.
In an historic move, Google Translate has added “Burmese” to its portfolio, enabling the easy online translation of Myanmar language into other tongues and back.
Ecotourism is set to receive a boost as the government prepares to finalise a plan to link tourism with conservation.
Boxers from the Aphyu Yaung Thway Thit boxing club train in their makeshift gym in North Okkalapa township on Friday, November 16. Unable to afford a traditional gym, the club has been using the street and homemade equipment for the past four years.- Photos by Ko Taik / The Myanmar Times
Candidates in Yangon municipal elections begin campaign activities but find residents know little...01 December 2014