Hate speech and social media posts led to conflict - Riot police block a road in Mandalay, Myanmar, 04 July 2014. One Buddhist and one Muslim were killed and 14 people injured in two nights of clashes. The violence followed allegations that two Muslim brothers who own a teashop raped a Buddhist female member of staff. Photo: EPA
30 November 2019
Increasing hate speech and diminishing freedoms are of serious concerns as Myanmar gets...
(File) Myanmar workers with cables being attached to a newly built electric pylon on the hill at Kengtung district in Shan State, Myanmar, 24 June 2019. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
23 November 2019
Businesses and the general public in Myanmar are divided on the recent bold policy move...
An aerial view of Yangon city in the morning. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
18 November 2019
When it comes to protecting women from violence in Myanmar, what little difference a year...
Singapore Ambassador to Myanmar Ms Vanessa Chan talks to Mizzima TV. Photo: Mizzima
30 October 2019
Singapore might be a small island state but for Myanmar it looms large, a relationship...
Indonesian Ambassador to Myanmar Mr. Idra Fadri Duta Besar  (L). Photo: Thura/Mizzima
26 October 2019
This week the Indonesian Embassy held extensive celebrations to mark the 70th Anniversary...
Chief Minister of Mandalay Region Dr. Zaw Myint Maung looks at a copy of Pauk Phaw newspaper at an event in January. (Photo: Pauk Phaw 胞波 Facebook)
15 October 2019
The plight of thousands of women from Kachin and Shan states trafficked into forced...
24 September 2019
The first thing that strikes anyone approaching the Myingyan power plant is its size.
Figure 1 - U Saw Mu Lei, a 57-year-old indigenous farmer, who lives in Amar Township
11 September 2019
Saltwater intrusion caused largely by climate change is pushing indigenous farmers in the...
Finland’s Ambassador to Myanmar Ms Riikka Laatu.
07 September 2019
Finland’s Ambassador to Myanmar Ms Riikka Laatu recently sat down with Mizzima TV editor...
27 August 2019
The last time I wrote to you was on 3 July 2019 (55 days ago) on how we are looking to...
Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh. Photo: N.Biren Singh/Facebook
26 August 2019
In the galaxy of luminaries and parliamentarians from all over South East Asia that...
Illegal drugs before sit on display before a destruction ceremony held to mark the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Yangon. Photo: Nyeini Chan Naing/EPA
24 August 2019
Tackling the illegal drug trafficking problem in Myanmar is a major challenge for the...

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