Pedestrians walk past a branch of a United Overseas Bank (UOB) in Singapore, 18 June 2013. Photo: Sam Chin/EPA
21 April 2015
United Overseas Bank has just announced a financing agreement with Singapore-based...
Sand-mining at Ngapali beach. The “mass theft” of sand is destroying the beach, says the Alliance against Sand-mining at Ngapali and Myanmar Beaches. Photo: Supplied
02 April 2015
President U Thein Sein is being asked to order a halt to sand-mining at Ngapali beach in...
A girl in Myanmar is fed a meal after her mother received training in nutrition and hygiene from World Vision. Photo: World Vision 
30 March 2015
The World Food Programme in Myanmar is short of US$35 million [K35 billion] for the...
30 March 2015
PlaNet Finance, the lead implementing agency for the EU-funded project 'Supporting...
The partnership between ICIMOD and Myanmar works to protect mountain ecosystems. Madwe mountain, Putao, Kachin State, Myanmar. Photo: Shein/Panoramio
27 March 2015
Minister of Environmental Conservation and Forestry U Win Tun said Myanmar is helping to...
A Karen health worker gives a medical check up to a Karen pregnant woman at Paw Bu La Hta clinic in Kow Poe Kee village, Kayan State, Myanmar on April 3, 2008. Photo: Rungroj Yongrit/EPA
27 March 2015
Ms Grete Faremo, United Nations Under Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNOPS,...
Woodside is now the largest oil and gas player in the Rakhine Basin. Photos: Woodside Energy
21 March 2015
Woodside has signed production sharing contracts for offshore blocks AD-2, AD-5, A-4 and...
Myanmar children in Kayah State. Photo: Ye Min/Mizzima
20 March 2015
Four United Nations agencies have welcomed a grant of US$19.5 million from the Japanese...
The current Myawaddy bridge. Photo: Nudsikan Kaewjai/Panoramio
14 March 2015
The Thai Transport Ministry will seek 3.9 billion baht [K130 billion] to fund a second...
Children have lunch inside a monastery in Bago Division, Myanmar, February 19, 2014. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
14 March 2015
The World Food Programme has welcomed the Myanmar’s adoption of the Zero Hunger Challenge...
Forest in Yedashe Township, Taungoo District, Myanmar. Photo: Myanmar REDD+ Programme
12 March 2015
A new report reveals that the Myanmar government has allocated at least 5.2 million acres...
The Wealth Report waxes lyrical about the opportunities Yangon presents for investment and growth, along with a handful of other up-and-coming cities around the world. Photo: Mizzima
11 March 2015
Yangon is on the list of the world’s top cities that may soon become global financial...

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