Monday, May 4, 2015

Total devotion | Mizzima

Total devotion | Mizzima

UNICEF and Myanmar Government launch Birth Registration week | Mizzima

UNICEF and Myanmar Government launch Birth Registration week | Mizzima

Myanmar based Naga rebels suspected of attack on Assam Rifles | Mizzima

Myanmar based Naga rebels suspected of attack on Assam Rifles | Mizzima

Myanmar : Lecturer - Burmese Language - South & Southeast Asian Studies - HigherEdJobs

Myanmar : Lecturer - Burmese Language - South & Southeast Asian Studies - HigherEdJobs

Lecturer - Burmese Language - South & Southeast Asian Studies - HigherEdJobs

Lecturer - Burmese Language - South & Southeast Asian Studies - HigherEdJobs

18 Shan Students Complete Advanced Leadership, Ethnic Unity and Relief Team Training Free Burma Rangers

18 Shan Students Complete Advanced Leadership, Ethnic Unity and Relief Team Training Free Burma Rangers

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Myanmar’s Electoral Landscape - International Crisis Group

Myanmar’s Electoral Landscape - International Crisis Group

Grisly discovery may be bodies of Rohingya fleeing Burma persecution | Toronto Star

Grisly discovery may be bodies of Rohingya fleeing Burma persecution | Toronto Star

Myanmar ruling party chief says he’ll run for presidency if called | World | Malay Mail Online

Myanmar ruling party chief says he’ll run for presidency if called | World | Malay Mail Online

Denmark to fund support of free media | Mizzima

Denmark to fund support of free media | Mizzima

Global concern grows as Rohingya bodies surface in Thailand | Mizzima

Global concern grows as Rohingya bodies surface in Thailand | Mizzima

Dam protest prompts cancelation of Australian consultants’ meet | Mizzima

Dam protest prompts cancelation of Australian consultants’ meet | Mizzima

Ethnic armed groups meet in Wa region | Mizzima

Ethnic armed groups meet in Wa region | Mizzima

IDPs return home but ‘security concerns’ remain in conflict-torn Kokang region | Mizzima

IDPs return home but ‘security concerns’ remain in conflict-torn Kokang region | Mizzima

Chinese market for Myanmar’s Shwe Gas stalls | Mizzima

Chinese market for Myanmar’s Shwe Gas stalls | Mizzima

Soros says Myanmar ‘a longer-term investment that paid off’ | Mizzima

Soros says Myanmar ‘a longer-term investment that paid off’ | Mizzima

Thursday, April 30, 2015

73 political parties eligible for general election

73 political parties eligible for general election

Thura U Shwe Mann headed for the United States | Mizzima

Thura U Shwe Mann headed for the United States | Mizzima

Myanmar joins three other nations in drugs war | Mizzima

Myanmar joins three other nations in drugs war | Mizzima

‘If you start altering the rivers, you serious consequences’ | Mizzima

‘If you start altering the rivers, you serious consequences’ | Mizzima

Myanmar’s malaise and an Indian emperor’s message | Mizzima

Myanmar’s malaise and an Indian emperor’s message | Mizzima

Myanmar Peace Monitor Monthly Dashboard: April 2015

Myanmar Peace Monitor Monthly Dashboard: April 2015

Myanmar Peace Monitor

Myanmar Peace Monitor

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

‘We Among the Democratic Forces Should Have Unity’

‘We Among the Democratic Forces Should Have Unity’

2 Armed Men Attack Military-Owned Bank in Shan State

2 Armed Men Attack Military-Owned Bank in Shan State

Myanmar Photo Exhibit Closes Early Amid Fears that Content ‘Too Sensitive’

Myanmar Photo Exhibit Closes Early Amid Fears that Content ‘Too Sensitive’

Diarrhea ‘Rife’ in Parts of Myanmar’s Irrawaddy Region

Diarrhea ‘Rife’ in Parts of Myanmar’s Irrawaddy Region

Myanmar Ethnic Parties Split in Two on Four-Month-Old Appointment to Six-Party Talks

Myanmar Ethnic Parties Split in Two on Four-Month-Old Appointment to Six-Party Talks

Back With a Mission: Empowering Women in Burma

Back With a Mission: Empowering Women in Burma

Suu Kyi Drums Up Support in Rangoon

Suu Kyi Drums Up Support in Rangoon

Two Police Officers Arrested for Rape of Teenager in Chin State

Two Police Officers Arrested for Rape of Teenager in Chin State

‘It Is an Artist’s Job to Innovate’

‘It Is an Artist’s Job to Innovate’

Employers, Workers Far Apart in Minimum Wage Negotiations

Employers, Workers Far Apart in Minimum Wage Negotiations

ILO Urges Greater Protections for Burmese Migrant Workers

ILO Urges Greater Protections for Burmese Migrant Workers

Civilians Returning to Laukkai Say Myanmar Govt Support, Security Lacking

Civilians Returning to Laukkai Say Myanmar Govt Support, Security Lacking

From Aung San’s Driver to Myanmar Centenarian, a Long and Winding Road

From Aung San’s Driver to Myanmar Centenarian, a Long and Winding Road

DVB Claims Media Award for Laukkai Coverage

DVB Claims Media Award for Laukkai Coverage

Myanmar’s Electoral ‘Inflection Point’ Fraught With Challenges: Report

Myanmar’s Electoral ‘Inflection Point’ Fraught With Challenges: Report

ANP Urges Military to Respect Rights of Arrested Civilians

ANP Urges Military to Respect Rights of Arrested Civilians

‘Color Space’ Exhibit Shows Works of 17 Local Painters

‘Color Space’ Exhibit Shows Works of 17 Local Painters

Two Foreign Photographers Briefly Detained in Muse, Northern Shan State

Two Foreign Photographers Briefly Detained in Muse, Northern Shan State

Myanmar Presidential Adviser Lends Hand to Political Party Hopeful

Myanmar Presidential Adviser Lends Hand to Political Party Hopeful

Note to Washington: Use Your Blacklist Wisely

Note to Washington: Use Your Blacklist Wisely

Myanmar worker crushed in Thai pet food factory meat grinder | Mizzima

Myanmar worker crushed in Thai pet food factory meat grinder | Mizzima

Observers worry the Wa region meeting might scupper peace plans | Mizzima

Observers worry the Wa region meeting might scupper peace plans | Mizzima

Villagers protesting gold mine ‘warned by army officer’ | Mizzima

Villagers protesting gold mine ‘warned by army officer’ | Mizzima

Handmade Chate Longyi from Amarapura | Mizzima

Handmade Chate Longyi from Amarapura | Mizzima

Koh Tao murders trial set to resume | Mizzima

Koh Tao murders trial set to resume | Mizzima

Charter reform behind NLD poll boycott threat, say analysts | Mizzima

Charter reform behind NLD poll boycott threat, say analysts | Mizzima

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

A rite of passage | Mizzima

A rite of passage | Mizzima

UNODC report raises concerns on human trafficking growth | Mizzima

UNODC report raises concerns on human trafficking growth | Mizzima

Sweden seeks Rohingya solution within Myanmar | Mizzima

Sweden seeks Rohingya solution within Myanmar | Mizzima

Amnesty calls for release of activist Thein Aung Myint | Mizzima

Amnesty calls for release of activist Thein Aung Myint | Mizzima

US voices concern about Rakhine clashes | Mizzima

US voices concern about Rakhine clashes | Mizzima

‘The issue of ethnicity in Myanmar politics is now not being resolved but rather encouraged’ | Mizzima

‘The issue of ethnicity in Myanmar politics is now not being resolved but rather encouraged’ | Mizzima

Malaysian chemical company to tap Myanmar | Mizzima

Malaysian chemical company to tap Myanmar | Mizzima

Refugee and IDP Camps March 2015

www.theborderconsortium.org/media/59439/2015-03-mar-map-tbc-unhcr.pdf

Burma Air Force Destroys Timber Trucks in Order to Gain Timber Monopoly in Kachin State Free Burma Rangers

Burma Air Force Destroys Timber Trucks in Order to Gain Timber Monopoly in Kachin State Free Burma Rangers

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Woman raising funds to help students in Myanmar

Woman raising funds to help students in Myanmar

In DC Recently: Buddhist Monk U Tikha Nyana, Prominent Lawyer U Aung Thane and Justice Trust | U.S. Campaign for Burma

In DC Recently: Buddhist Monk U Tikha Nyana, Prominent Lawyer U Aung Thane and Justice Trust | U.S. Campaign for Burma

SNLD complains of being left out of loop on talks

SNLD complains of being left out of loop on talks

Familiar faces nominated to run for USDP

Familiar faces nominated to run for USDP

Pro-democracy Groups Demand Urgent Reform of Govt’s ‘Prisoners of Conscience Affairs Committee’ - Karen News Karen News

Pro-democracy Groups Demand Urgent Reform of Govt’s ‘Prisoners of Conscience Affairs Committee’ - Karen News Karen News

Burma's Myeik archipelago under threat from overfishing – in pictures | Global development | The Guardian

Burma's Myeik archipelago under threat from overfishing – in pictures | Global development | The Guardian

Victorian town gets $41m benefit from resettling Burmese Karen refugees | Australia news | The Guardian

Victorian town gets $41m benefit from resettling Burmese Karen refugees | Australia news | The Guardian

Suu Kyi criticises govt for hiring US lobbyist - The Nation

Suu Kyi criticises govt for hiring US lobbyist - The Nation

Strong Winds Disrupt Flights to and From Rangoon

Strong Winds Disrupt Flights to and From Rangoon

Kaman IDPs in Arakan State Ask Govt to Rebuild Homes

Kaman IDPs in Arakan State Ask Govt to Rebuild Homes

Mandalay activist handed maximum sentence under Article 18

Mandalay activist handed maximum sentence under Article 18

Arakan Army in retreat, says govt

Arakan Army in retreat, says govt

World Bank presents historic funding package for Burma

World Bank presents historic funding package for Burma

Migrant kids fall through cracks in Thai school system

Migrant kids fall through cracks in Thai school system

Archaeologist warns of historical treasures lost to global black market

Archaeologist warns of historical treasures lost to global black market

Burmese army using chemical weapons, say Kokang rebels

Burmese army using chemical weapons, say Kokang rebels

Thingyan violence lays bare 969 hypocrisy

Thingyan violence lays bare 969 hypocrisy

Holistic development for young children through early childhood care and development | Myanmar | Save the Children

Holistic development for young children through early childhood care and development | Myanmar | Save the Children

‘He Was a Tower of Strength for the Party’: Win Tin

‘He Was a Tower of Strength for the Party’: Win Tin

Myanmar News - UN Chief to Myanmar: Settle Rohingya Status Question

Myanmar News - UN Chief to Myanmar: Settle Rohingya Status Question

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Karen National Union’s Deputy Chairwoman Warns International Community to Read the Small Print on Nationwide Ceasefire and not Believe Govt’s ‘Manipulation” - Karen News Karen News

Karen National Union’s Deputy Chairwoman Warns International Community to Read the Small Print on Nationwide Ceasefire and not Believe Govt’s ‘Manipulation” - Karen News Karen News

Burmese TV Magazine - April 11, 2015 - YouTube

Burmese TV Magazine - April 11, 2015 - YouTube

Myanmar opens its doors to high-quality meat imports from Brazil, Japan and US

Myanmar opens its doors to high-quality meat imports from Brazil, Japan and US

Army clashes with ‘insurgents’ in Rakhine State | Mizzima

Army clashes with ‘insurgents’ in Rakhine State | Mizzima

NGO calls on Myanmar president not to sign race and religion laws | Mizzima

NGO calls on Myanmar president not to sign race and religion laws | Mizzima

First foreign bank in decades opens in Myanmar | Mizzima

First foreign bank in decades opens in Myanmar | Mizzima

Foreign investment in Myanmar sees sharp rise | Mizzima

Foreign investment in Myanmar sees sharp rise | Mizzima

No time schedule for referendum yet | Mizzima

No time schedule for referendum yet | Mizzima

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Burma’s Revolution From Below | Foreign Policy

Burma’s Revolution From Below | Foreign Policy

From Burma to Southport: Finding your way in an unfamiliar world | Chalkbeat

From Burma to Southport: Finding your way in an unfamiliar world | Chalkbeat

China’s Myanmar Conundrum | The Diplomat

China’s Myanmar Conundrum | The Diplomat

Parliamentarians call on ASEAN to address Rohingya crisis | Mizzima

Parliamentarians call on ASEAN to address Rohingya crisis | Mizzima

Myanmar ranks poorly in censorship index | Mizzima

Myanmar ranks poorly in censorship index | Mizzima

US ambassador visits Chin State | Mizzima

US ambassador visits Chin State | Mizzima

Troops ‘shoot local hunter’ in Kachin State | Mizzima

Troops ‘shoot local hunter’ in Kachin State | Mizzima

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Doctors Without Borders resumes medical work in western Myanmar a year after being expelled

Doctors Without Borders resumes medical work in western Myanmar a year after being expelled

Civil society submits suggestions on election observers

Civil society submits suggestions on election observers

Rights commission urges charges against Sagaing police

Rights commission urges charges against Sagaing police

Heavy metal: U Tay Za's 'uranium' find

Heavy metal: U Tay Za's 'uranium' find

Rights to learn in my native language and access to education in Burma - Independent Mon News Agency | Independent Mon News Agency

Rights to learn in my native language and access to education in Burma - Independent Mon News Agency | Independent Mon News Agency

Journey to Justice: The Par Gyi Case

Journey to Justice: The Par Gyi Case

Wirathu calls UN envoy a ‘whore’

Wirathu calls UN envoy a ‘whore’

Robert San Aung nominated for peace prize

Robert San Aung nominated for peace prize

NLD and UNA reaffirm cooperation

NLD and UNA reaffirm cooperation

Min Ko Hlaing: Media not impartial

Min Ko Hlaing: Media not impartial

President rejects constitutional reform dialogue

President rejects constitutional reform dialogue

Captured policemen handed over by KIA

Captured policemen handed over by KIA

Violent murder of teachers in Muse

Violent murder of teachers in Muse

Parliament urged by President to reconsider Education Law

Parliament urged by President to reconsider Education Law

Review of Burma’s Spring

Review of Burma’s Spring

Friday, January 16, 2015

Telenor faces Vietnam’s Viettel JV challenge in Myanmar | The Financial Express

Telenor faces Vietnam’s Viettel JV challenge in Myanmar | The Financial Express

Container lines launch direct Shanghai-Yangon services | South China Morning Post

Container lines launch direct Shanghai-Yangon services | South China Morning Post

Myanmar’s Investment Drive Hampered by Skills Shortage - Frontier Markets News - Emerging & Growth Markets - WSJ

Myanmar’s Investment Drive Hampered by Skills Shortage - Frontier Markets News - Emerging & Growth Markets - WSJ

Burma cruise: a maiden voyage that reveals how the nation is changing - Asia - Travel - The Independent

Burma cruise: a maiden voyage that reveals how the nation is changing - Asia - Travel - The Independent

Why institutions, not elections, should be Myanmar’s yardstick in 2015

Why institutions, not elections, should be Myanmar’s yardstick in 2015

SNLD: Many Chinese hold Myanmar national registration cards - Eleven Myanmar | Eleven Myanmar

SNLD: Many Chinese hold Myanmar national registration cards - Eleven Myanmar | Eleven Myanmar

Myanmar rethink airport plans : TTR Weekly

Myanmar rethink airport plans : TTR Weekly

BBC News - Electric shock fishing poses risk to Myanmar's dolphins

BBC News - Electric shock fishing poses risk to Myanmar's dolphins