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Burmese Women are Ahead of the Game
Everywhere you look, even Yangon, you see women carrying things on their heads, its incredible, no...
Mammoth, United Kingdom United Kingdom
March 12, 2013
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The Dazzling Carmen Lúcia Burmese Ruby
It is amazing that such a large percentage of the highest-quality stones can come from one place....
JenTheHornist, United States United States
May 20, 2013
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4 Places You Can Find Some Eco-tourism Thrills
good to hear! I really hope that we can promote eco-tourism and preserve the forests of Myanmar...
excinit, United States United States
March 06, 2013
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Myanmar: Sim City Excellence is Possible
Let's hope they get things right. Myanmar has such potential....
Asiatia79, United Kingdom United Kingdom
April 14, 2013
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The Uncertain Fate of Myanmar's Little People
None of us who have ever been lonely can even begin to image what it feels to be this guy!...
JenTheHornist, United States United States
May 20, 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