"The Myanmar Times" June 7-13, 2010, Volume 27, No. 526

 

LOCAL NEWS

China PM hails ‘deep friendship’

New book puts child mortality in spotlight

Iguanas in the undergrowth of Southeast Asia

Thirimingalar Market to move to Hlaing tsp: YCDC

Forced labour brochure released

Maternal and neonatal tetanus eliminated

Visa fee exemption boosts visits to Thailand

Norwegian delegation furthers dialogue with government

Hospital starts synthetic eye treatment

‘Coffee Flight’ prepares for boarding

Authorities preparing temporary market site

No payouts for traders: insurer

Yangon fire chief ‘proud’ of crews

Help us catch hit-run drivers: police

Stamp to mark Sino-Myanmar relations milestone

Home to offer course in nursing

Delegation to attend SKorea community development program

New school year, same issues for parents


BUSINESS & PROPERTY

Drug industry rallies after fire

‘Significant’ ASEAN trade barriers remain

Sturgeon farming moves forward in Shan State

Rice exports up 14 percent

A home away from it all in Thanlyin


TIMEOUT

Manis drops name and Asian menu

Artists raise funds to renovate film museum

Overcoming physical disability

‘Smile As They Bow’ in London stage adaption

Skulls in Ribcage group to perform

Film industry to celebrate milestone


EVENTS FLASH

Iron Man 2 now screening

Kites at Shae Saung cinema

Moe Myint Zon exhibition

Rare book fair

Art exhibition in tribute to painter Than Myint Aung

 

MEDIA ROUNDUP

Myanmar has ‘richest history of inscriptions’

Kayah businessmen exporting used wheels to Thailand

German company selling traditional bronze gongs

 
TRAVEL

Orchid tourism ready to bloom

Visa fee exemption boosts visits to Thailand