Transparency group launches phonebook for Mon State Hluttaw MPs

September 23, 2017 by Yupar Paloa

Mon State Hluttaw MPs are now more publicly accessible thanks to a book collating their information and contact details. The Myanmar Center to Empower Regional Parliaments (MCERP), an independent group promoting transparent politics and facilitating interaction between the public and legislators, launched the book on September...

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Mon State villagers protest after local administrator’s sacking

September 22, 2017 by Yin Chai

A group of Mon State villagers are furious at their parliamentary representative after the recent sacking of a local administrator.

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Women’s League of Burma denounces violence in Kachin, Shan and Rakhin states

September 22, 2017 by Network Media Group

The Women’s League of Burma (WLB) denounced all acts of violence and called for the country to come together and support peace in a statement issued to mark International Peace Day.

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General News

Transparency group launches phonebook for Mon State Hluttaw MPs

Mon State Hluttaw MPs are now more publicly accessible thanks to a book collating their...

September 23, 2017 by Mon News Agency

Mon State villagers protest after local administrator’s sacking

A group of Mon State villagers are furious at their parliamentary representative after the recent...

September 22, 2017 by Mon News Agency

Mon State to limit backyard livestock breeding

In order to clampdown on backyard livestock breeding and the disease outbreaks that can fuel...

September 22, 2017 by Mon News Agency

Activists call for greater inclusion of women in Myanmar’s peace, political processes

Promoting female leadership in peace, politics and local administration will benefit the entire country, activists...

September 21, 2017 by KIC

Myanmar Vice President Henry Van Thio speaks to the UN General Assembly

Henry Van Thio, Vice President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, addressed the...

September 21, 2017 by Mizzima

Two Burmese journalists arrested in Bangladesh while covering refugee exodus

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on Bangladeshi authorities to act judiciously in the case...

September 21, 2017 by Mizzima

Feature

The Bilu Kyun Bridge controversy

Outrage and protests that a new bridge in Mon State will be named after General...

Opinion

To Hopeland and Back: The 32nd trip

Everyman is my superior in some way In that I learn from him.