Thanbuzayat war cemetery. Photo: Hans Hulst
21 February 2015
Those interested in the history of the Second World War in Burma will be able to learn...
20 February 2015
The search for a perfect weekend getaway may be over for those prepared to endure two...
20 February 2015
When the internet took one of its inevitable downtime moments at the Mizzima office in...
20 February 2015
Singapore has announced its inten- tion to hold the largest “extravaganza”; its National...
20 February 2015
Unlike the ‘Road to Mandalay’ the ‘Road to Pyay’ or Prome as it was known, is less well...
19 February 2015
After pacing the block in search of the tattoo studio we climbed the dusty steps of a...
A locomotive sitting on the last remaining portion of the "Death Railway" at Thanbyuzayat in Myanmar's eastern Mon state. Weeds have swallowed much of the old railway track and a modest cemetery is a lonely testament to the thousands of prisoners of war and Asian workers forced to build the railway. But the local authorities plan to reinvigorate the railway site with the aim to transform the area. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
22 December 2014
Thanbyuzayat provides dark memories for the few surviving slave labourers who worked on...
 Selling umbrellas to tourists in Myanmar. Photo: Mizzima
22 December 2014
Tourist arrivals in Myanmar are certain to exceed the expected number of over 3 million...
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18 October 2014
Myanmar have qualified for the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup for the first time in the nation’...
Celebrating success ... MySQUAR executives, from left: Han Tun Lwin, product manager; David Rossellat, chief technology officer; Linda Lim, chief executive officer; and San Lin, director, business development. Photo: Lwin Maung Maung
08 October 2014
“MyChat is tailored for Myanmar youth with localised language, authentic look and feel...

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