• Fri, 07 Jun 2019 16:41
    World Bank warns of Myanmar’s urbanisation challenges
    With more people moving to Yangon and other key destinations for better opportunities, the World Bank has warned of the challenges related to urbanisation in Myanmar at the launch of its latest report on Thursday.
  • Tue, 04 Jun 2019 01:00
    Zeddite brings smart experience
    WITH more people living among the hustle and bustle of Yangon, a group of young techies has put together Myanmar’s first on-demand service platform for home appliances called “Zeddite”, said Nyan Lynn Htet, the firm’s chief executive, in an exclusive interview with The Nation.
  • Tue, 28 May 2019 01:00
    Wanted Myanmar firebrand abbot summoned by Buddhist council
    Yangon - An ultra-nationalist monk dubbed the "Buddhist Bin Laden" for his anti-Muslim vitriol has been summoned for reprimand by Myanmar's top religious council, as police pursue him on charges of stirring up unrest.
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  • Wed, 29 May 2019 14:33
    Hot :  Arrest warrant issued for Myanmar firebrand monk Wirathu
    Yangon - Myanmar police issued an arrest warrant Tuesday evening for an ultra-nationalist monk known as the "Buddhist Bin Laden" for his vitriol against Islam and particularly the Rohingya Muslim community.
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  • Tue, 28 May 2019 16:36
    Myanmar frees soldiers jailed for Rohingya massacre
    Yangon - Seven soldiers jailed for killing a group of Rohingya Muslims have been freed from a Myanmar jail despite serving less time than two reporters imprisoned for exposing the massacre.
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  • Fri, 24 May 2019 09:18
    Myanmar detains Sri Lankan bombing suspect in Yangon
    Police in Myanmar arrested a Sri Lankan man on Thursday evening, just hours after Facebook users in the country posted a warning about an overstaying foreigner thought to be linked to those involved in the Easter bombings that killed more than 250 people.
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  • Wed, 22 May 2019 14:50
    THAI Smile launches a campaign for Smile Plus tickets for Indochina routes
    THAI Smile Airways would like you to experience the superior service in the Smile Plus or Premium Economy class in Indochina routes including Yangon, Vientiane, Luang Prabang, Phnom Penh and Siem Reap with a special promotion, starting at Bt13,855.
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  • Mon, 13 May 2019 01:00
    Myanmar woos foreign investors to ‘fast-growing’ Yangon
    WITH MAJOR infrastructure and logistics initiatives being pushed, on top of being home to seven million people, foreign investors should not hesitate to invest in Yangon, officials told the Yangon Investment Forum 2019 on Friday.
  • Thu, 09 May 2019 13:10
     Latest : Eleven injured as plane slides off Myanmar runway
    Yangon, Myanmar - Eleven people were injured as a plane slid off a runway while landing at Yangon airport in Myanmar Wednesday, police said, as a freak storm hit the city.
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  • Tue, 07 May 2019 13:45
    Myanmar frees two Reuters journalists after global outrage
    Yangon - Two Reuters journalists jailed for their reporting on the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar walked out of prison on Tuesday, freed in a presidential amnesty after a vigorous global campaign for their release.
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  • Fri, 26 Apr 2019 01:00
    Empowering businesses with one-stop ICT services
      AMID RISING demand for technology among companies to improve performance in Myanmar, locally-owned YangonNet Technology Solutions Co is set to expand its |business to fill the gap through a |wide range of ICT solutions and products, according to Lin Htet Aung, the firm’s founder and chief executive.
  • Mon, 15 Apr 2019 10:34
    Titan Pest eyes better performance, expands in Myanmar
    Following the three-year success of its commercial operations in Yangon, Titan Pest Management Co, an international subsidiary of Singapore’s Killem Pest Pte Ltd, is planning to expand into other major cities in Myanmar, according to Krystian Zycinski-Singh, the firm’s co-founder and managing director.
  • Mon, 08 Apr 2019 01:00
      Myanmar Voyages gearing up  for a ride on tourism boom
      IN VIEW of the Asian Development Bank’s projection that tourism will become a key driver of Myanmar’s economic growth in the next two years, Myanmar Voyages Co, the leading destination management company (DMC) in the country, is boosting its readiness to cash in on the tourism boom, said the firm’s managing director Thet Lwin Toh in an exclusive interview with The Nation in Yangon. 
  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 23:18
    THG opens Ar Yu hospital in Myanmar
    Thonburi Healthcare Group Plc officially opened its Ar Yu International Hospital in Yangon to increase the efficiency of integrated in-patient and out-patient services.
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  • Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:19
    THAI Smile adds flights to Changsha, Mumbai and Yangon
    THAI Smile Airways has increased its flights for three international routes to facilitate travellers. 
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