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Experts urge depressed people to seek help
May 25, 2018
Mental health experts urged individuals with depression to seek counselling in a bid to help the government’s efforts to reduce the suicide rate. Despite limited data on the suicide rate in the c... 87

Indoor Activities for those Rainy Season Blues
May 25, 2018
As the rainy season drips its way into Myanmar you may be thinking about what to do when Yangon is covered in nature’s watery embrace. Have no worry, we have you “covered” for those rainy season... 63

Nationalist Author Maung Thwe Chun filed against defamation law
May 25, 2018
Concerning talks in Mingin Township, Sagaing Region, Author Maung Thwe Chun whose works comment on national affairs, is being filed against Section 505 (b) and (c) of the defamation law, says MP Kyaw ... 66

Nantphae Bridge needs urgent revamp
May 25, 2018
Homalin – Nantphae Bridge mainly used by villages located in upper Uru River was damaged since four months ago and need repairs urgently, sources said. The five-year old wooden bridge, located at... 53

Kachin State government informs China about smuggled wood
May 25, 2018
MYITGYINA- Kachin State Government Committee informed China about seized timbers being smuggled into the China from Hsaultlaw and Chibwe Townships in northern Kachin State, according to the State Gove... 56

FAIR TRIAL STANDARDS: FAIR TRIAL STANDARDS GUIDEBOOK LAUNCHED
May 25, 2018
The launching ceremony of the fair trial standards guidebook was held at Hilton Hotel, Nay Pyi Taw on Friday and the union attorney general U Tun Tun Oo delivered the opening remark. In his opening... 60

Myanmar demands installation of CCTV cameras and solar-powered security lamp-posts be removed in Bangladesh side
May 25, 2018
Solar-powered lamp-posts are erected near the borderline in Bangladesh side. (Photo-Information Committee) Myanmar demanded that Bangladesh should remove the installation of four CCTV cameras and 10 ... 104

YBS must implement card payment system soon: Entrepreneurs
May 25, 2018
THE Yangon Bus Service (YBS) must implement the card payment system soon to solve the problem of shortage of notes and discontinue with the cash box system, according to private entrepreneurs. ... 85

Storm likely to head to Myanmar
May 25, 2018
Storm likely to occur in Bay of Bengal may move to Myanmar at the end of this month, said Dr Kyaw Moe Oo, Director General of the Department of Meteorology and Hydrology (DMH). “At the present, s... 84

Echoes from behind the prison walls
May 25, 2018
When I went shopping at Super One Supermarket on Shwe Bon Thar Street days ago, I saw packets of dried roselle displayed in the rack, and the memory of U Lat War, from a not so distant past, intruded ... 77

Ayeyarwaddy River erosion cause some houses to move
May 25, 2018
Some houses in Balaba village in Yesagyo Township, Pakkoku District are moving to safer places due to the danger of Ayeyarwaddy River erosion. Starting last week of May, some families have been movi... 58

Clinics prepared for Bangladesh returnees
May 25, 2018
YANGON- Clinics in and outside of repatriation camps and reception centers are being prepared for the returnees from Bangladesh to provide healthcare services, says Ministry of Health and Sports. ... 60

ARSA terrorists massacred Hindus in last year’s turmoil: Amnesty
May 24, 2018
Rohingya terrorists massacred Hindu villagers during last year's uprising in Myanmar's Rakhine State, Amnesty International said Wednesday in a report that sheds fresh light on the complex ethnic riva... 84

New UN envoy to travel to Myanmar next month
May 24, 2018
The new United Nations envoy for Myanmar will pay a first visit to Naypyidaw next month for talks on the Rohingya refugee crisis, UN sources said Wednesday. Christine Schraner Burgener, who was Swi... 84

Myanmar considering taking action over UAE entering no-fly zone
May 24, 2018
Myanmar's civil aviation authorities have warned they may take action against a passenger plane of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) that flew in Yangon's no-fly zone, Xinhua reported quoting state media... 91

Telenor Seeks Applications for 6th Telenor Youth Forum
May 24, 2018
Applications for the next Telenor Youth Forum (TYF) which will run in Oslo, Norway, from December 8-11, 2018 is now open in Myanmar. Anyone between 20-28 years of age in Myanmar who is fluent in Engli... 79

New coach selects Myanmar squad for China friendly match
May 23, 2018
New head coach for Myanmar national team has selected the squad to play friendly match against China national team in Nanjing on May 26. The selection came one day after Mr Antoine Hey became Myanm... 80

Social media team will not spy on netizens, official says
May 23, 2018
The Social Media Monitoring Team (SMMT) will not be watching over local Facebook users, said U Win Khant, permanent secretary of the Ministry of Transport and Communications. “The objective of th... 82

Mobile phone usage in Myanmar increases 110 percent
May 23, 2018
The mobile phone usage rate increased to over 110.43 percent in Myanmar, according to Xinhua quoting the Ministry of Transport and Communications. It was increased by 22 percent while there was o... 82

Judge accepts phone evidence in Reuters reporters case
May 23, 2018
Reuters reporter Wa Lone said while leaving the courtroom that they would fully defend against evidence allowed by the Judge that were allegedly extracted from their mobile phones. The two Reuters ... 79

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