COVID-19 being tested in Hpakant Mar 28, 2020
COVID-19 test is being conducted at the entrance of Hpakant, where jade are excavated. Together with health staff and social workers, health checks are carried out in Karming, Lone Khin, Leipyin, ... 13
Ten arrested over factory protest Mar 26, 2020
Myanmar police fired their guns during a raid on a village in Mandalay region Wednesday and arrested more than 10 residents who had protested against a Chinese-backed coal-powered cement factory, ... 82
More Myanmar migrants return to Myawady Mar 26, 2020
More Myanmar migrant workers are returned to Myanmar through Segal jetty in Myawady though travelling is restricted on No.2 Friendship Bridge on March 24.
They are welcomed by Minister for Soci... 85
Closer to lockdown Mar 25, 2020
The Daily Star/ANN - The government has decided to suspend all public transport services to slow the spread of novel coronavirus, inching closer to enforcing a lockdown.
It already suspended op... 161
Myanmar passenger stranded in India Mar 25, 2020
He failed to get on board the last Indigo flight to Yangon from Kolkata on the night of 20th March.
Since then, life for 50-year old Thin Nyay has come to an uncertain standstill.
He has been ... 91
Landslide survey conducted in Haka Mar 25, 2020
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) conducted a landslide survey in Haka Township in Chin State on 22 March in cooperation wiht the Disaster Management Department and Department of Mete... 89
Alaungdaw Kathapa closes about one month earlier Mar 21, 2020
Alaungdaw Kathapa in Sagaing Region is closed about one month earlier, said Hti Maung, member of Alaungdaw Kathapa Pagoda Trustee Board.
“The instruction from the regional government and ... 162
MR disinfects trains Mar 21, 2020
Yangon--As a measure to prevent the spreading of COVID-19, Myanma Railways (MR) is working on the temperature screenings on passengers and the disinfection of circular and express trains.
As a ... 156