• Sat, 17 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Hitching a ride on growth in Myanmar banking
    Piers Leach, the country manager for Diebold Nixdorf in Myanmar, talks to The Nation’s KHINE KYAW in Yangon about the company’s expansion plans.
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 19:10:36
    Facebook defends track record on fighting Myanmar hate speech
    Yangon - Facebook said Tuesday it is "seriously" fighting hate speech in Myanmar, following blistering criticism from UN officials who said the platform had morphed into a "beast" that helps spread vitriol against Rohingya Muslims.
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  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 13:31:34
    Ultra-nationalist Myanmar monk walks free from prison
    Yangon - An ultra-nationalist Myanmar monk was released from prison on Friday after serving time for inciting unrest in an anti-Rohingya protest in 2016, a rare punishment handed to one of the country's hardline Buddhist clergymen.
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  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 11:03:24
    Sang captures vacant One light heavyweight title
     ONE Championship had another memorable and historic evening in Yangon as the capacity crowd at the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium witnessed an amazing display of heart-pounding martial arts action.
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:55:59
    Mix and a muddle
    World-class mixologist, Francesco Moretti from The Strand Hotel Yangon’s famous Sarkies Bar is coming to town this week and will take over Scarlett Wine Bar & Restaurant on Friday for one night only to mix, muddle and shake his award-winning drinks.
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Railway reforms in Myanmar pick up steam
    Since traffic congestion in Yangon has worsened due to the rise in internal migration, Myanmar has plans to speed up its railway sector reforms from this year onwards, according to a government official.
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:34:42
    PTTEP Myanmar golf tourney raises US$30,000 for Yangon monastic school
    PTTEP Myanmar Asset has raised more than US$30,000 (Bt955,500) for the Lo Ta Ya Monastic School in Yangon through its 5th annual Zawtika Charity Golf Tournament 2018.
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  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 14:41:24
    Suspect arrested for petrol bomb thrown at Suu Kyi's Yangon villa
    Myanmar police say they have arrested a mentally ill man who confessed to tossing a petrol bomb into the Yangon compound of de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi this week.
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  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 13:32:38
    Petrol bomb thrown at Suu Kyi's lakeside villa: Myanmar govt
    A petrol bomb was thrown at the lakeside Yangon compound of Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday while she was away from her home, a government spokesman said.
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  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Uber-Ooredoo partnership 
    Uber and telecommunications operator Ooredoo Myanmar Limited (OML) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) yesterday, announcing the start of a lasting strategic partnership, making mobility and connectivity accessible to more people in Yangon.
  • Sun, 28 Jan 2018 20:08:34
    Petterson outclasses field to win Myanmar OPen
    Yangon -  Paul Peterson of the United States secured his maiden Asian Tour title when he outclassed the field with a two-shot victory at the Leopalace21 Myanmar Open on Sunday.
  • Sun, 28 Jan 2018 07:08:47
    Weber takes route 66 to top Myanmar Open
     Yangon - France’s Lionel Weber enjoyed a flawless third round five-under-par 66 to top the leaderboard at the Leopalace21 Myanmar Open on Saturday.
  • Sat, 27 Jan 2018 09:14:46
    Rattanon remains in driver's seat with Peterson
    Yangon - Thailand’s Rattanon Wannasrichan remained in the driver’s seat together with American Paul Peterson as they stayed ahead of the chasing pack after the second round of the Leopalace21 Myanmar Open on Friday.
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 07:35:34
    Rattanon steals the limelight at Myanmar Open
    Yangon - Thailand’s Rattanon Wannasrichan delivered a short game masterclass by firing a flawless six-under-par 65 to set the early pace at the US$750,000 Leopalace21 Myanmar Open on Thursday.
  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 18:11:50
    Grab & Essilor partner to bring better vision to Grab Drivers in Myanmar
    Yangon, Myanmar – Grab, a leading on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia, has partnered with Essilor, a world leader in ophthalmic optics, to launch a vision care programme for Grab’s drivers in Myanmar.
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