Mizzima Category: NewsDomesticTraffic is seen on Mahabandoola road, with the Sule pagoda in the background, in central Yangon. Photo: Romeo Gacad/AFP Under the supervision of Yangon Region government and Yangon Region parliament, partner organizations will jointly conduct the “Start With Me” Road Safety campaign. The "Start With Me" Road Safety cam […]
Global Times/Xinhua Category: BusinessDomesticOld and new apartment blocks and commercial highrise buildings across the Yangon skyline, with Shwedagon pagoda seen in top (C). Photo: Romeo Gacad/AFP Total trade value between Myanmar and Middle East countries reached 332.874 million US dollars in the first 10 months of this fiscal year 2016-2017 as of January […]
AFP Category: NewsDomesticA Rohingya boy uses a mobile phone near a shelter at Thet Kel Pyin internally displaced person (IDPs) camp near Sittwe of Rakhine State, western Myanmar, 07 March 2017. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA Myanmar on Saturday rejected the UN rights council's decision to investigate allegations that security officers have murdered, raped and […]
Carbon-neutral goal for Maldives Beach in the Maldives One-third of the Maldives’ economy depends on tourism The Maldives will become carbon-neutral within a decade by switching completely to renewable energy sources like wind and solar power, its leader has said. President Mohamed Nasheed told the BBC the Maldives understood better than most what would happ […]
The upcoming G20 meeting is critical if the world wishes to avoid the economic turbulence seen in the 1930s, the UK government has warned. Cabinet minister Douglas Alexander said the summit in London of the G20 group of rich and emerging nations next month “was an important moment”. G20 finance ministers pledged to make a […]
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