Rakkhine State Investment Fair 2019
Fri, 22/02/2019 - 15:15

February 18, 2019 Japan’s top envoy to Myanmar said that economic development is an answer to Rakhine’s conflict and that Tokyo is considering providing aid for the state. “If there is economic development, I believe that there will be no conflict,” Japanese Ambassador Ichiro Maruyama said ahead...

“Criticism without any certain proof hurts the nation’s dignity,”
Sat, 16/02/2019 - 19:15

Myanmar’s army chief, Min Aung Hlaing, who is facing international calls that he be prosecuted for genocide against the Rohingya Muslim minority, has denied any systematic army persecution and said such accusations were an insult to his country’s honor.

Tokyo Reuters (15 February 2019)
State Counsellor visits Pearl Island, Lampi Marine National Park, meets Salon ethnic people
Fri, 15/02/2019 - 20:30

The Chairperson of the Central Committee for Development of Border Areas and National Races, State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi who was in Myeik Town, Taninthayi Region arrived to Bokpyin Township Pearl Island by Tatmadaw helicopter yesterday morning. She was accompanied by Union Ministers Lt-...

The Global New Light of Myanmar (15 February 2019)
State Counsellor meets with people from Kengtung, Mongton, Monghsat townships, discuss peace, rule of law and development
Fri, 08/02/2019 - 16:45

State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi met with the local people during her visit to Kengtung, Mongton and Monghsat yesterday, discussing the issues related with peace, the rule of law and development.
Speaking at the meeting the people in Kengtung yesterday morning, the State Counsellor str...

Global New Light of Myanmar (7 February 2019)
Invest Myanmar Summit 2019
Sat, 26/01/2019 - 16:30

28-29 January 2019, MICC-2 Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar Invest Myanmar Summit 2019 is a collaboration between the Union Government of Myanmar, the Region States of Myanmar and the business community to create a platform for businesses to meet. The two-day event is designed to provide international and lo...

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State Counsellor highlights protecting nature, traditional textiles on Chin State trip
Tue, 22/01/2019 - 05:00

State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi continued her tour of Chin State yesterday, attending a ceremony to inaugurate the Chin traditional archway in Haka and meeting with people in Falam. First, the State Counsellor unveiled Haka City View Point Tower offering scenic views of Haka and the Chin tr...

The Global New Light of Myanmar (January 21, 2019)