Myanmar eGovernment Initiatives
Thu, 20/02/2020 - 19:30

“Out of 193 global countries, Myanmar’s e-Government index stood at 169 in 2016, and it jumped up to 157 in 2018 thanks to improvements in online services and telecommunication infrastructure. However, Myanmar’s index is still under the average rank of ASEAN member countries. It shows that we nee...
President U Win Myint attends Bogyoke Aung San Statue unveiling ceremony
Fri, 14/02/2020 - 08:00

Bogyoke Aung San, who is also the founder of Tatmadaw, also said, “The Burma independence army will not involve itself either in administrative or political
affairs. Our soldiers must not be involved with nor interfere with party politics and administrative sectors.” It was mentioned in his...

Glonal New Light of Myanmar
New Yangon - Master Plan
Thu, 13/02/2020 - 19:15

New Yangon's vision is to be Myanmar's "Productive City, Livable City" with world-class infrastructure and high quality and transparent delivery and governance. Development Co. Ltd.
Myanmar watermelon farmers feel pinch as coronavirus hits China trade
Sun, 09/02/2020 - 18:45

BAGO, Myanmar (Reuters) - In a field in southern Myanmar, Naing Lin Htet stands among hundreds of overripe watermelons he intended to export to neighbouring China but will instead leave to rot because of the fast-spreading coronavirus that has hammered sales.

Independent Commission of Enquiry concludes with Final Report
Sat, 01/02/2020 - 04:45

The Independent Commission of Enquiry (ICOE) held its 15th meeting on 20 January 2020 in Nay Pyi Taw. It met for the last time before submitting its Final Report. The ICOE signed and submitted its Final Report to H.E. U Win Myint, President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar at the President...
Myanmar's Suu Kyi urges World Court to drop genocide case
Fri, 13/12/2019 - 03:00

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi called on World Court judges on Thursday to dismiss an accusation of genocide against the country’s Rohingya Muslim minority, saying its own justice system should be given the chance to work first. Gambia has accused Myanmar of violating the 1...