Shae Thot: The Way Forward Integrated Community Development in Myanmar
Sat, 17/02/2018 - 15:30

Shae Thot is a USAID-supported six-year integrated community development project working in over 2,700 villages across Central Myanmar and Kayah State. Guided by Pact’s core approaches of civil society strengthening and enhanced self-governance, Pact, four international partners, and seven local...

Restoring mangroves with the help of drones
Thu, 08/02/2018 - 22:00

In partnership with Worldview International Foundation and Worldview Impact Foundation, BioCarbon Engineering has launched a project to restore and regenerate the degraded mangrove ecosystems in Myanmar in order to protect the lives of highly vulnerable communities. Mangrove forests are the vital...

Over $500m worth of investments flow into Mandalay Myotha industry park project
Tue, 30/01/2018 - 18:30

Global New Light of Myanmar: Local and foreign investments worth more than US$500 million were pumped into the Mandalay Myotha industry park project in Ngazun Township, Mandalay Region, as of the second week of January 2018.

The Mandalay Myotha Industrial Development (MMID) public company...

Prime Minister Modi Meets Aung San Suu Kyi, Discusses Bilateral And Regional Ties
Thu, 25/01/2018 - 16:30

NEW DELHI:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held bilateral meetings with ASEAN leaders, including Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, and discussed key bilateral and regional issues.

After the meeting between PM Modi and the Myanmarese leader, External affairs ministry spokesm...

Refugee repatriation won’t begin Tuesday as planned: Bangladesh
Tue, 23/01/2018 - 18:00

AFP: The repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar due to begin Tuesday will be delayed, a Bangladesh official said, citing the huge task of preparing transit centres and approving lists of returnees. 
Government: Ready to begin repatriation
Myanmar is rea...

State Counsellor and Laos Prime Minister in bilateral talks in Nay Pyi Taw
Mon, 15/01/2018 - 20:15

His Excellency Mr. Thongloun Sisoulith, Prime Minister of the Lao People's Democratic Republic and State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi at the signing ceremony in Nay Pyi Taw. A number of MOUs (Memorandum of Understandings) were signed between the two countries resulting in increased bilateral c...