Panglong Conference ‘sole channel to solve political questions’, president

February 23, 2017 by Khonumthung

Ahead of the upcoming national-level political dialogue in Chin State, President U Htin Kyaw this week reiterated the importance of channeling all political issues through the Union-level peace meetings.

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Over 2500 villagers protest against MCL’s coal power plant

February 23, 2017 by MNA

Over 2500 villagers, from 12 villages in Pyartaung area, Kyaikmaraw Township, Mon State, staged a protest on Saturday [Feb. 18], within the paddy fields of Kawpanaw Village, voicing opposition against the coal power-supplied electricity by Mawlamyine Cement Limited (MCL).

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Ah-kyaing robbery gang extort locals in Ye, Yebyu townships

February 23, 2017 by MNA

The robbery gang led by Ah-kyaing is currently extorting locals in southern Ye Township, Mon State and Yebyu Township, Tarnintharyi Region, according to local accounts.

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General News

Panglong Conference ‘sole channel to solve political questions’, president

Ahead of the upcoming national-level political dialogue in Chin State, President U Htin Kyaw this...

February 23, 2017 by Khonumthung

Over 2500 villagers protest against MCL’s coal power plant

Over 2500 villagers, from 12 villages in Pyartaung area, Kyaikmaraw Township, Mon State, staged a...

February 23, 2017 by Mon News Agency

Ah-kyaing robbery gang extort locals in Ye, Yebyu townships

The robbery gang led by Ah-kyaing is currently extorting locals in southern Ye Township, Mon...

February 23, 2017 by Mon News Agency

Ethnic politicians call for guarantees ahead of NCA signing

Several ethnic politicians have voiced the opinion that the Burmese government must offer greater guarantees...

February 23, 2017 by S.H.A.N

The following is a statement by His Eminence Cardinal Charles Bo for…

Myanmar is passing through some of the most agonizing moments in her history. With our...

February 23, 2017 by Mizzima

ANREN takes stock at Sittwe meeting

A prominent Rakhine State environmental network has reshuffled its senior leadership and will take on...

February 22, 2017 by Narinjara

Feature

Escaping Yangon to visit mesmerizing Kyaiktiyo

The golden light of the setting December sun flooded the hillsides of Mt. Kyaiktiyo, casting...

Opinion

STAKEHOLDERS BUSY WITH POLITICAL MANEUVERING AS PANGLONG CONFERENCE NEARS: The questions…

As renewed heavy fighting erupted since almost one month ago, between the Kokang or Myanmar...