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Looking for a Kayaking Experience? Here It Is
Mergui, that's where is at for kayaking, incredible...
foxqueen, Sweden Sweden
April 08, 2013
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These 5-Star Facilities Are for Royalty ... Or for You!
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Traders is a four star, not five. But its very nice, seems like it could be a five star, anyways I...
JuliaFern, United States United States
April 26, 2013
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Two Scenic Train Trips a Fun Way to See Myanmar
I have to agree that taking trains is often the way to go when visiting an unfamilar country. I...
JenTheHornist, United States United States
May 17, 2013
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Come drive Myanmar’s Highways … Carefully
do NOT take the public buses! I saw MANY buses with malfunctioning brakes and what do they do? When...
Jennifer Johan, China China
March 10, 2013
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Meiktila: Military Capital with a New Future
I love places with mythical origins - I had to find out more about the lake after I read this...
BeckyBeck,
July 11, 2013
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Current Affairs

Current Affairs

Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for October 9th - 16th
18 Oct 2015
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Myanmar signs ceasefire with 8 armed ethnic groups
 Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for October 2nd - 9th
15 Oct 2015
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Suu Kyi vows to be leader despite inability to run for presidency
Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for September 25th - October 2nd
05 Oct 2015
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Infrastructure developments with India and Thailand
Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for September 11th-18th
20 Sep 2015
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The World Bank to help fund Myanmar's National Electrification Plan
Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for September 4th-11th
13 Sep 2015
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The campaigns for the November elections kick off
Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for August 28th - September 4th
06 Sep 2015
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The minimum wage has finally been set
Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for August 21st - 28th
29 Aug 2015
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Aung San Suu Kyi Approved to Run in November Elections
Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for August 7th - August 21st
22 Aug 2015
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Myanmar's politics are heating up even further
 Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for July 31 - August 7th
Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for July 31 - August 7th
08 Aug 2015
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Immense International Aid for Flood Victims
Myanmar: The Weekly Roundup for July 24-31
01 Aug 2015
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What have you been up to, Myanmar?
Music and Art Breaking Out In the New Myanmar Scene
16 Jul 2015
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Regulations loosen and artists taking advantage
Business e-Visas are now Available
02 Jul 2015
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Save a lot of time by applying for your Myanmar Business e-Visa online!
General Aung San Memory Is That of a Great Unifier
17 Jun 2015
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Principles still alive in Myanmar reform efforts
Promise of Electricity Sparks Hope, Progress
05 Jun 2015
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Government working to bring power to the people
Mrauk U is Coming Back With Help from UNESCO
20 May 2015
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Preserving the ancient capital is good for Myanmar
National Peace is Coming, Even as Conflict Goes On
01 May 2015
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Looking back, Myanmar has come a long ways
Jerdon’s Babbler Alive and Well in Myanmar
08 Apr 2015
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Discovery adds to country’s impressive bird population
White Elephant Capture Lifts the Entire Nation
27 Mar 2015
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It is a revered symbol of prosperity and good fortune
Dawei Project Spawns a Multi-Country Railroad
08 Mar 2015
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Myanmar initiative has impact clear to Vietnam
Taking Care of Business Helps Nation on its Feet
20 Feb 2015
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Entrepreneurs and businesspeople keys to progress
Poppy-Growing Just One Option for Rural Myanmar
10 Feb 2015
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National policies the key to reducing opium crop
Winning Team of Chefs Unites a Cheering Nation
27 Jan 2015
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Myanmar culinary artists brings national pride
Google offering Burmese on the WorldWide Web
23 Jan 2015
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Burmese now one of 90 languages in Google mix.
More Backpackers are Discovering Myanmar
18 Jan 2015
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Travel association beginning to cater to them