Development

Young children in a village a few miles outside of Sittwe in Rakhine State. Photo: Seng Mai
Thursday, February 25 2016

Nearly 50 years ago, books such as Asian Drama: ...

Sunday, February 21 2016

The Mizzima Media Group and Action Aid hosted a conference on media policy in Myanmar at Novotel Yangon Max, Yangon on 21 February, 2016.

Wednesday, February 3 2016

On February 2nd 2016, JJ-Pun unveiled a new Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative, which plans to bring solar ...

Monday, January 25 2016

IHH Healthcare Berhad through its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Parkway Healthcare Indo-China Pte Ltd, today broke ground for ...

Letpadaung mine in Monywa, Sagaing region. Photo: Bo Bo/Mizzima
Tuesday, January 19 2016

The delegation of UK government, business and academic sectors will meet with Myanmar government officials and others to support ...

A visitor uses his mobile phone camera to take photograph of a 2014 Chevrolet Corvette car at Myanmar's international automotive parts, accessories and servicing expo 'MYANAUTO 2015' exhibition in Yangon, Myanmar. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Monday, January 18 2016

While the internet, mobile phones and other digital technologies have spread rapidly in the developing world, the benefits of more jobs and ...

Saturday, December 26 2015

School children who live off the electrical grid around the ancient temples of Bagan, the site of a proposed UNESCO World Heritage ...

Polio alert by WHO. Here is a measles vaccination initiative. Photo: Measles Initiative
Wednesday, December 23 2015

The World Health Organization has issued an alert that two cases of polio have been found in Rakhine State, according to a press release ...

Wind turbines in service at the Dabancheng Wind Power Plant in Urumqi in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, 20 October 2007. EPA/IRIS SA
Saturday, December 19 2015

As Myanmar has adapted many of the 21st century’s technological advancements, is it also likely to adapt to renewable energies at the same pace?

The aerial view of Upper Paunglaung hydroelectric power project in Nay Pyi Taw council area, Pyinmana township. Photo: Ministry of Electric Power
Saturday, December 12 2015

Myanmar's 140-MW Upper Paunglaung hydropower project officially opened this week in a ceremony that included officials from ...

Pages

Subscribe to Development