Conditions at garment factories are said to be improving, but many of the underlying concerns over pay and long hours remain. Photo: Hong Sar
Monday, May 18 2015

Foreign clothing companies are licking their lips as they seek to set up shop in Myanmar, Asia’s new investment opportunity.

Sunday, May 10 2015

Three Thai men are marching from Chumphon town, in southern Thailand, to the gated walls of the Foreign Ministry in Bangkok in ...

China’s consul-general in Mandalay, Mr Wang Yu. Photo: Mark Yang
Tuesday, May 5 2015

(Interview) China has embarked on an ambitious plan to promote land and sea trade routes inspired by the ancient Silk Road that ...

Friday, May 1 2015

Talks between 12 Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) and ...

Violence erupts in Mandalay. Photo: Mizzima
Thursday, April 30 2015

A Western diplomat said recently that there are two cancers eating away at Myanmar society – one is the ethnic war and ...

Thursday, April 30 2015

(Interview) In late 2005, travel writer Michael Buckley visited Tibet to update a travel guide and learned about plans by the Chinese to ...

Tuesday, April 28 2015

Veteran specialist of Myanmar politics Professor Robert H. Taylor

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi out campaigning. Photo: Mizzima
Sunday, April 26 2015

(ANALYSIS) In late November 2013, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi wrote to...

Tuesday, April 7 2015

Whether it is a disappearing umbrella, a questionable dinner party for the well connected, a fake rape report, the wrong wrecked ,,,

Mizzima Office in Pazundaung Township, Yangon. Photo: Thawn/Mizzima
Tuesday, April 7 2015

First, I must apologize for having not written sooner. But, things are very busy with Mizzima at the moment. Between establishing our new office, launching the country’s irst digital daily newspaper, ...


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