News

Photojournalist released after three days detention Photojournalist released after three days detention
Photojournalist Ko Aung Nay Myo has been released after three days of...
Southeast Asia has a central role in global climate fight Southeast Asia has a central role in global climate fight
Southeast Asia, including Myanmar, continues to rely heavily on polluting...
Questions over UK police conduct in Koh Tao murders case Questions over UK police conduct in Koh Tao murders case
A British police officer (C) is accompanied by his Thai counterparts...
Information minister explains need to detain photojournalist Information minister explains need to detain photojournalist
 Information Minister U Ye Htut says due process has to be followed...
Myanmar captures rare white elephant Myanmar captures rare white elephant
Female white elephants in the Royal White Elephant Garden in the outskirts...
Myanmar worker murdered on Thai island Myanmar worker murdered on Thai island
Two Myanmar workers have been murdered in one week on Koh Samui, Thailand....
India promotes investment in Myanmar, other ASEAN states India promotes investment in Myanmar, other ASEAN states
Myanmar President U Thein Sein meets with Indian Prime Minister Narendra...

Interviews

Media professional speaks on responsible information sharing Media professional speaks on responsible information sharing
  How can journalists reconcile the need to share information...
British Minister Lynn Featherstone: British Minister Lynn Featherstone:
‘More women should have their voices heard and addressed in the peace process...
‘Thailand does not need to engage in the destruction of the Salween’ ‘Thailand does not need to engage in the destruction of the Salween’
Kraisak Choonhavan, conservationist, human rights activist   Thai...
Free expression watchdog shares thoughts on Myanmar Free expression watchdog shares thoughts on Myanmar
Mr David Kaye, the UN special rapporteur on the promotion and protection...

Business

Govt focuses on Ayeyarwady dam plans Govt focuses on Ayeyarwady dam plans
 Paunglaung dam in 2013. Photo: Mizzima The Myanmar government...
Gmail now available in Myanmar language Gmail now available in Myanmar language
Gmail is now available in the Myanmar language, according to Google....
Rakhine farmers protest over gas pipeline compensation Rakhine farmers protest over gas pipeline compensation
The Chinese-built US$2.5 billion oil and gas pipeline project in Kyauk...
Myanmar, Bangladesh, Cambodia offer low labour costs: report Myanmar, Bangladesh, Cambodia offer low labour costs: report
Cambodian workers in a garment factory in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, June...
Korean company plans for Myanmar cable car Korean company plans for Myanmar cable car
The Kyaiktiyo Pagoda or Golden Rock in Mon State on November 7, 2014....
Growing opportunities for Thai companies in Myanmar Growing opportunities for Thai companies in Myanmar
Yangon residents shopping at a supermarket in Myanmar's commercial capital....
Care needed with tourism development: report Care needed with tourism development: report
Tourists visit the Mya Thein Tan pagoda in Sagaing, some 10 kilometres...

Features

The view from Mae Sot: gaining perspective in ‘little Burma’ The view from Mae Sot: gaining perspective in ‘little Burma’
An AAPP staff member briefs a tourist on Myanmar's political history....
‘Now they are speaking up’ ‘Now they are speaking up’
Karen News journal pushes boundaries as it expands Nan Paw Gay. Photo:...
‘Radio is access’ ‘Radio is access’
Inside the factory walls: Myanmar radio reaches migrants in Thailand Mae...
Action Aid, UMFCCI, MCU workshop Action Aid, UMFCCI, MCU workshop
Building a better future for the rural poor Rice farmers in Irrawaddy...

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Opinion

The bureaucracy’s keen young clerks The bureaucracy’s keen young clerks
Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima In the old days it wasn’t easy to get to know Myanmar government officials....
The long march to university reform The long march to university reform
Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima Myanmar’s university students are known at home and abroad for their strident...
The government should support private media The government should support private media
A street vendor reads a new private daily newspaper while selling newspapers and weekly journals at a roadside...
Rights that should be upheld Rights that should be upheld
  Last week two seemingly unrelated events attracted the attention of this writer. The first was...
The census and carpe diem The census and carpe diem
Photo: EPA Later this year the government will release more results from the 2014 census. We have already...

ED/OP

Letter from Pazungtaung
Myanmar’s media landscape five years on Dear Friend, I write to you today from...
Making the most of a legacy Making the most of a legacy
Archive photo of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi posing under a portrait of her...
The menace from abroad The menace from abroad
Myanmar soldiers stand guard in front of the three statues of former...
Tainting Buddhism Tainting Buddhism
Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA Friday January 16 wasn’t exactly a shining...
The other transition The other transition
Under the surface, what has changed? Myanmar soldiers participate in...

Culture | Life | Entertainment | Trave | Sports

Culture | Life | Entertainment | Trave | Sports

Head to Hpa-an: Soaring mountains, sacred caves and great detours Head to Hpa-an: Soaring mountains, sacred caves and great detours
  Like many of the weekend getaway spots that seem deceptively...
Pyay: Payas, pilgrims and Pyu civilisation ruins Pyay: Payas, pilgrims and Pyu civilisation ruins
    Unlike the ‘Road to Mandalay’ the ‘Road to...
The many faces of Yangon, revealed on Facebook The many faces of Yangon, revealed on Facebook
  A photographic project featuring the people of New York...
War graves innovate War graves innovate
‘Digital artefacts’ on display for visitors Thanbuzayat war cemetery....
Myanmar Wushu gold medalists set for China training Myanmar Wushu gold medalists set for China training
Member of the Myanmar Wushu team in action at the 27th SEA Games hosted...