Pedestrians in protective masks cross a road in downtown Yangon, Myanmar, 18 May 2020. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
13 June 2020
Myanmar’s Ministry of Health and Sports has confirmed that the total of COVID-19 cases...
 In Indonesia, some teachers are taking on dangerous terrain, bad weather and the risk of contracting the COVID-19 coronavirus, to reach home-bound students across the world's fourth-most populous nation, home to a quarter of billion people (AFP Photo/AGUNG SUPRIYANTO)
12 June 2020
Teacher Henrikus Suroto vowed his students wouldn't be cheated out of their education...
12 June 2020
UNODC and the Myanmar Police Force (MPF) took an important step towards improving border...
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12 June 2020
Maubin Township Court sentenced three members of the youth Thangyat team to one-year...
Doctors prepare medicine for a patient inside the Community Fever Clinic which opens, temporarily, at Hlaing Thar Yar town hall in Yangon, Myanmar, 29 April 2020. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
12 June 2020
The total number of COVID-19 cases in Myanmar has risen to 260, with 11 more confirmed...
(File) Volunteer doctors work in quarantine centre in Yangon on May 8, 2020. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
11 June 2020
CSOs are essential for any country’s successful COVID-19 response. In Myanmar, civil...
People drive past the a Kanbawza Bank branch in Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar, 10 June 2020. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
11 June 2020
A group of four men robbed a bank in Sittwe, capital of Myanmar's Rakhine state on...
(File) Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi (R) and Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) pose for photos while shaking hands during a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Naypyitaw Myanmar, 18 January 2020. Photo: EPA
11 June 2020
Myanmar’s auditor general has cautioned government officials about continued reliance on...
Union Minister Dr Myint Htwe (right) presents the certificate of honour to Chinese Ambassador Mr Chen Hai (centre) at the Ministry of Health and Sports in Nay Pyi Taw on 8 June 2020. Photo: MNA
10 June 2020
The Chinese government has donated the fourth batch of medical supplies to Myanmar to...
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10 June 2020
Myanmar authorities seized 8.14 kg of heroin and 142,500 stimulants in Kachin state,...
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10 June 2020
Penang police scored a major win in their fight against drugs with the arrest of five...
Beijing reacted furiously to Australian support for a COVID-19 inquiry, targeting Canberra on a number of fronts (AFP Photo/WANG Zhao)
09 June 2020
China told students on Tuesday to be "cautious in choosing to study in Australia" citing...

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