News

Food aid slow to reach Rakhine refugee camps Food aid slow to reach Rakhine refugee camps
A woman and her children carry their belongings in Ohn Taw Gyi refugee...
Philippines resume talks with rebel MILF despite deadly clash Philippines resume talks with rebel MILF despite deadly clash
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III (L) gives his condolenses to...
Myanmar survey finds 20 previously unrecorded birds Myanmar survey finds 20 previously unrecorded birds
A Purple Swamphen bird flies over the water at Moeyungyee wetland wildlife...
Myanmar is India’s bridge to ASEAN Myanmar is India’s bridge to ASEAN
Myanmar President U Thein Sein (R) greets India Prime Minister Narendra...
Defence Ministry warns against blaming army for murders Defence Ministry warns against blaming army for murders
 Map provided by Kachin Land News and the Kachin Baptist Convention...
Dozens missing after Bangladesh migrant boat sinks Dozens missing after Bangladesh migrant boat sinks
Members of the Bangladesh Coast Guard searching for survivors of the...
Myanmar’s rights heading in wrong direction, says NGO Myanmar’s rights heading in wrong direction, says NGO
 Mr Brad Adams of Human Rights Watch is warning of an electoral...

Interviews

‘It’s a great time for collaboration and to develop partnerships’ ‘It’s a great time for collaboration and to develop partnerships’
Professor Robin Grimes, nuclear energy specialist   Professor...
‘The wounds in this country are deep’ ‘The wounds in this country are deep’
Cardinal-elect Charles Maung Bo Photo: Hong Sar (Ramonya)/Mizzima ...
‘We want our return to be guaranteed by policy and law’ ‘We want our return to be guaranteed by policy and law’
Ma Khin Ohmar, activist and Burma Partnership coordinator Ma Khin Ohmar...
‘Establishing a credit bureau is essential for banks to operate autonomously’ ‘Establishing a credit bureau is essential for banks to operate autonomously’
  Daw Nang Lang Kham, director KBZ Group KBZ Group is one...

Business

Central bank sells less than half of K50 billion govt bond issue Central bank sells less than half of K50 billion govt bond issue
Central Bank of Myanmar, Nay Pyi Taw. Photo: Central Bank of Myanmar...
Myanmar garment industry ‘could soon employ 1 million workers’ Myanmar garment industry ‘could soon employ 1 million workers’
Garment workers at a clothing factory in Pathein, Ayeyawardy,Myanmar....
China raps ‘distorted’ New York Times Myanmar editorial China raps ‘distorted’ New York Times Myanmar editorial
Chinese workers of Wanbao copper mine at the copper mine in Sarlingyi...
Bank Nagara Indonesia seeks representative office in Myanmar Bank Nagara Indonesia seeks representative office in Myanmar
A Bank Nagara Indonesia branch in Hong Kong. Photo: BNI Bank Negara...
Thai company building ‘high-standard’ hospitals in Myanmar Thai company building ‘high-standard’ hospitals in Myanmar
Thailand's Thonburi Hospital Group plans to build two hospitals in Yangon,...
Myanmar to raise beverage and tobacco taxes Myanmar to raise beverage and tobacco taxes
Tax on cigarettes is about to go up. A man smokes a cigarette in front...
Trade portal website will improve transparency Trade portal website will improve transparency
Workers unload cement from a ship at the port in Yangon, Myanmar April...

Features

‘Fighting cancer better’ ‘Fighting cancer better’
Palliative care in Myanmar: hospices and help from visiting specialists ...
Centres of excellence proposed Centres of excellence proposed
Visiting minister promotes Israel’s agricultural expertise Photo:...
Defeated by Hkakabo Razi Defeated by Hkakabo Razi
Bad luck and hostile circumstances   Which mountain is the...
Difficult access, funding shortfalls Difficult access, funding shortfalls
Winter brings more misery for refugees from war Children playing at...

Opinion

Fast progress possible on open budgets Fast progress possible on open budgets
The Central Bank of Myanmar building in Yangon. Photo: Bo Bo When citizens have access to information...
The Lady’s date with destiny The Lady’s date with destiny
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi delivers a speech during a central committee meeting of her party,...
Generational change in the hluttaw Generational change in the hluttaw
Photo: Soe Than Lynn/Mizzima The way that Myanmar’s first group of legislators was elected, in the jumbled...
The lowdown The lowdown
A libertarian dream country? American business is by and large staying out of Myanmar for various reasons, usually citing...
Build it and they will come Build it and they will come
The parliament complex in Nay Pyi Taw. Photo: Hong Sar When US President Barack Obama galloped through...

ED/OP

The other transition The other transition
Under the surface, what has changed? Myanmar soldiers participate in...
The year of talking fruitlessly The year of talking fruitlessly
High-profile talks are the favourite pastime of the Myanmar political elite of late,...
The value of the kyat has been going down lately. Will the national currency continue to fall? The value of the kyat has been going down lately. Will the national currency continue to fall?
The Debate When public debate heats up Mizzima reviews the landscape of opinion...
The NLD and the pursuit of democracy The NLD and the pursuit of democracy
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi at Sagaing in 2012, as she campaigns for NLD candidates....
Constitutional games Constitutional games
Constitutional matters have been dominating the political agenda of late, with Lower...

Culture | Life | Entertainment | Trave | Sports

Culture | Life | Entertainment | Trave | Sports

Aussies seek home-field glory in Asian Cup Final with South Korea Aussies seek home-field glory in Asian Cup Final with South Korea
A sell out crowd watch the Semi Final Asian Cup match between Australia...
President hopes for 5 million tourists in 2015 President hopes for 5 million tourists in 2015
Tourists travel by boat on Inlay Lake, Nyaungshwe Township, Taunggyi,...
Sleeping Beauty Sleeping Beauty
Pleasant and Peaceful Putao  Photo: Hans Hulst It takes...
Singapore SEA Games show to be ‘spectacular’ Singapore SEA Games show to be ‘spectacular’
Photo: Mizzima Singapore has announced its intention to hold the...
Top-end teashop fare Top-end teashop fare
A new take on some old Myanmar favourites Photo: H.M.A Photos/Rangoon...