Hotel charges vary according to each status during SEA Games

The Ministry of Hotels and Tourism has made changes in hotel charges to media, observer and sports fan for foreigners depending on the More »

Four Thai-Myanmar border crossings to be opened on August 28

Myanmar and Thai citizens, as well as foreign tourists, will be allowed to pass through four Thai-Myanmar border checkpoints, including Myawady, starting from More »

Ecotourism zone, hotel zone and religious zone to build in Mon State

Ecotourism zone, heritage zone and hotel zone will be established in the Mottama mountain ranges in Mon State, according to Dr. Min Nwe More »


Report to detail 1,000 political prisoners’ suffering

The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP) is going to finish research about the lives of 1,000 political prisoners currently in custody, said Aung Myo Kyaw from the organisation. …read more

NLD denies news report saying it demands to give citizenship to Bengalis

The story of The Independent news agency reported NLD demanded government to give citizenship rights to Bengalis so-called Rohingyas
Opposition party National League for Democracy (NLD) denied …read more

Making Myanmar’s first iPhone film

Having established a reputation as a talented filmmaker, Nyo Min Lwin is starting a new trend with his direct-to-video film made entirely with an iPhone. He …read more

Civil servants return to work in Laukkaing

Civil servants leave Lashio on May 20 (Photo-Tun Nay Hlaing/EMG)

LAUKKAING – Government employees who were originally assigning duties in Konegyan and Laukkaing townships in the Kokant …read more

Myanmar firm to run Thilawa jetty

Sector A of the Thilawa Special Economic Zone. (Photo-Aung Myo Thant/EMG)

Myanmar’s Diamond Star Company has been permitted to operate an international jetty and commodity production through …read more