Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi delivers an address at Asia Society in New York on her country's political and economic development on September 21, 2016. Photo: Ellen Wallop/Asia Society
22 September 2016
“People ask me to make speeches and they usually tell me what they want me to talk about...
17 September 2016
Almost two years ago, Khin Myat Noe Swe had to make a tough decision.
US President Barack Obama (L) meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping (not in picture) at the West Lake State Guest House in Hangzhou on September 3, 2016 ahead of the 11th G20 Leaders Summit which will be held from September 4 to 5. Photo: Wang Zhao/EPA
05 September 2016
A long list showcasing the outcomes of the bilateral talks between Chinese President Xi...
Prisoners are working at Zinkyeit rock quarry run by the prison department in Paung township in Mon State. Photo: Swe Win/Myanmar Now
01 September 2016
Under the glare of the midday sun, several dozen men wearing blue outfits, with shackles...
The opening session of the Union Peace Conference - 21st Century Panglong in Naypyitaw on 31 August 2016. Photo: Nay Thar/Mizzima
01 September 2016
The 21st Century Panglong Conference commenced with great fanfare as leaders from the...
A man smokes a typical Myanmar cheroot with added marijuana and tobacco leaves in a house on the outskirts of Yangon. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
18 August 2016
Several young men were standing near the entrance of Thingang-yun Hospital in central...
Photo: Myanmar Now
09 August 2016
Several forest rangers and policemen were manning a sleepy checkpoint on a dirt road near...
Myanmar women carry baskets loaded with fruit to sell. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
05 August 2016
Last month, Phyu Phyu made a life-changing decision that few women in Myanmar dare to...
Kachin refugee children attend class at the Je Yang Camp in Laiza, Kachin State, 31 October 2013. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
30 July 2016
It’s nearly dinner time at the dormitory in Mai Ja Yang and teachers are busy in the...
25 July 2016
37th Street, a narrow street in Kyauktada township downtown Yangon, has experienced...
Members of the State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee (State Buddhist Authority) leave a conference room after the committee members meeting in Yangon, Myanmar, 13 July 2016. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
22 July 2016
Several revered Buddhist monks from across Myanmar have spoken out against the...
Ayeyarwady Myitsone, near Myitsone dam project in Myitkyina, Kachin State, Myanmar on 6 March, 2016. Photo: Theingi Tun/Mizzima
18 July 2016
Just a few months before 2012 by-elections, a group of concerned citizens worried about...

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