Coronavirus

State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi held a videoconference yesterday with senior health officials stressing the need for continued vigilance among the public regarding COVID-19. Photo: Myanmar State Counsellor Office/Facebook
01 July 2020
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi said that was she worried over people’s carelessness...
01 July 2020
The Myanmar government has lifted the stay-at-home orders in all designated townships...
Soldiers from China's People's Liberation Army march during the military parade marking the 75th anniversary of the Nazi defeat in WWII, in the the Red Square in Moscow, Russia, 24 June 2020. Photo: EPA
30 June 2020
China's military has approved a coronavirus vaccine for use within its ranks that has...
People wear masks as they stand outside a private hospital in Yangon. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
29 June 2020
The total number of COVID-19 cases in Myanmar has increased to 299, with three more...
Yangon International airport. Photo: EPA
29 June 2020
Myanmar is imposing a 15-day extension of its virus measures and directives until July 15...
Photo: Thura/Mizzima
29 June 2020
The International Monetary Fund said Friday it will provide Myanmar with $356.5 million...
Myanmar farmers adjust the paddy field to grow rice crop at a farm in Moulmeingyun township of Ayeyarwaddy region, Myanmar, 23 June 2020. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
28 June 2020
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors have approved a $200 million credit from...
Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
28 June 2020
The latest edition of the half yearly Myanmar Economic Monitor- June 2020 of the World...
Sweden is not happy with the WHO (AFP Photo/Stina STJERNKVIST)
27 June 2020
Sweden accused the World Health Organization on Friday of a "total misinterpretation" of...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel during the weekly Cabinet Meeting in Berlin, Germany, 24 June 2020. Photo: EPA
27 June 2020
Anger against people from two districts in Germany under new coronavirus lockdowns is "...
People wearing protective face masks queue to show their health QR code to enter a shopping mall on the Chinese traditional holiday of Dragon Boat Festival, amid coronavirus pandemic in Beijing, China, 25 June 2020. Photo: EPA
27 June 2020
Beijing has partially lifted a weeks-long lockdown imposed in the Chinese capital to head...
Photo: Thura/Mizzima
27 June 2020
The global COVID-19 pandemic is dealing a severe blow to Myanmar’s economy.

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