Poor slums are springing up in the suburbs of Yangon. (Photo: Connor Macdonald/Myanmar Now)
22 February 2016
Sitting in a tea-shop next door to the National League for Democracy’s Hlaing Tharyar...
A typical hostel in downtown Yangon. Photo: Myanmar Now
20 February 2016
Myanmar’s cities are attracting an increasing number of rural poor, but efforts to...
Photo: Soe Myint/Mizzima
20 February 2016
Ethnic media reporters, editors and publication owners are calling on the Myanmar...
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at the start of the trading day in New York, New York, USA, 12 February 2016. Photo: Andrew Gombert/EPA
20 February 2016
Global markets sagged Friday but still turned in one of the strongest weeks of 2016...
Rohingya people at the ThetKelPyin Muslim refugee camp in Sittwe, Rakhine State, western Myanmar, 12 May 2015. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
20 February 2016
The Burmese Rohingya Organisation UK this week published a new briefing paper calling on...
Sharky, right, takes a great deal of care in training his staff. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
20 February 2016
For 16 years, Sharky’s has satisfied Yangonite’s cravings for delectable cheeses, breads...
US President Barack Obama (C) meets with ASEAN leaders during the US-ASEAN Summit at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California, USA, 15 February 2016.  Photo: Laily Rachev/ Presidential Palace/EPA
20 February 2016
Independent Philippines Senatorial Candidate Walden Bello this week warned of the dangers...
Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge in Mae Sot. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
19 February 2016
A woman was killed and 14 other Myanmar workers and a baby injured when a passenger van...
19 February 2016
Preet Malik, the former Indian ambassador to Myanmar, ...
Fish ponds in Yangon. Photo: Mizzima
19 February 2016
The Myanmar Fisheries Federation (MFF) has warned of the impact of El Niño on fish...
Letpadaung copper mine protests in Monywa, Sagaing region on 8 February 2016. Photo: Man Zar Myay Mon/Mizzima
19 February 2016
The Chinese firm behind a controversial Myanmar copper mine on Thursday said it plans to...
18 February 2016
Are you a tourist who wants to experience a rural lifestyle and immerse yourself in a...

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