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"The New Light of Myanmar" 2010

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Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 December 2010
Date of publication: 31 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Make sustained efforts for perpetuity of motherland [Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Than Shwe (From message sent on the occasion of the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day)]...Southern Command Commander in December Mass Walk...MYANMAR GAZETTE...One wounded in Kyaukkyi mine blast...KMD to mount New Year programme...Mingala Taungnyunt Tsp gets more five upgraded roads...Dy Construction Minister inspects upgrading of Gangaw-Kalay Road...SSA shooting spree kills two innocent civilians...Progress of 24-special development regions in the time of the State Peace and Development Council: Entire Myanmar have developed in all corners with progress of 24-special development regions project..Projects completed, under way and follow-up projects of 24-special development regions...Mahlaing Township boosts paddy per acre yield...Namtu TV retransmitting station launched..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia...Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of People’s Republic of China...Mines Minister receives Chinese Ambassador...Myanmar Ambassador presents Credentials to Queen of the Netherlands...UMFCCI officials meet ROK guests..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Yangon-Mandalay Union Expressway"..... ARTICLE: HAILING THE 63RD ANNIVERSARY INDEPENDENCE DAY: "Ensure perpetuation of inherited Union" Ko Myanmar ["...From the geographical point of view, Myanmar lies between two neighbouring countries, whose populations and areas are extremely huge. Myanmar had been able to stand between such mega giants and maintain friendly relations with the two neighbours and safeguard its sovereignty for thousands of years. That implies the diplomatic skills of our forefathers. Whenever necessary, our ancestors protected our land with lion heart and a sense of being hypersensitive to any forms of threats to the territory of the motherland. That is the reason why the Union of Myanmar has still existed up to now..."; "Ward off colonialist tricks with patriotism"] .....CARTOON: "Golden era not far-off" ["We need to cherish and safeguard our independence as well as to build a new democratic state aspired by the entire people. Yes, we are not far-off to reach the new democratic state. You see, the Constitution has already been approved by a great majority and the elections, successfully held."].....POEM: "POEM: If you cherish independence" [ "Never let independence be lost Nationalistic fervour we foster Courageous and blood red-hot Fighting back colonialists and fascists..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 December 2010
Date of publication: 30 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Construction of main Union Highway through collaborative efforts of Myanmar engineers and technicians during five-year period posts milestone of the united strength of State, people and Tatmadaw - Secretary-1 addresses inauguration of Nay Pyi Taw- Mandalay section of Yangon-Mandalay Expressway...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe inspects chosen site for construction of Khanaungto Creek Bridge in Seikkyi Khanaungto Township...Namtu TV relay station in action...Objectives of 63rd Anniversary Independence Day...Progress of border regions in the time of State Peace and Development Council - Further strengthening amity and unity of national brethren with developing socio-economic life through thick and thin...Development in Border Areas in the time of the State Peace and Development Council...Development in Border Areas in the time of the State Peace and Development Council...Model monsoon paddy plot harvested in Myawady...Defence Services Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy Football Tournament concludes..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Danger of neo-colonialists - Today, neo-colonialists are practising various forms of neo-colonialism such as interfering in the internal affairs of other countries, putting pressure on and coercing other countries to serve as their minions, and resorting to all possible ways of forcing a government to serve a puppet one that will dance to their tune with the intention of harming the sovereignty of their targeted countries. Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Than Shwe (From message sent on the occasion of the 61st Anniversary Independence Day)...Transport Minister meets Myanmar Daewoo’s MD...Ward off colonialist tricks with patriotism..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Safeguard precious independence and sovereignty"..... ARTICLE: HAILING THE 63RD ANNIVERSARY INDEPENDENCE DAY: "Safeguard independence at risk to life" Padaung Than Kywe.....CARTOON: Auspiciousness in every aspect [This year is our 63rd anniversary of independence….. Yes… This anniversary is more unique as we have seen the successful holding of the election recently. What is more, an elected government will emerge soon after the convening of the hluttaw. Truly, this anniversary is full of essence and auspiciousness for our country is in her democratization process].....POEM: "A nationalistic vow": ["O dear friend Know this we both Under own monarchs Lived our kin for years of many Country in grandeur Standing tall in world We Myanmars are Thaki race...]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 December 2010
Date of publication: 29 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commerce Minister calls for boosting beans & pulses production and trading...Commander meets officers, other ranks of Mongnaung Station...Victorious Myanmar sports contingents honoured...MWJA pays respects to doyen literati at homes...Silver Tiger hosts dinner to sale representatives...Tube wells opened in Shwegyin, Nyaungshwe Tsps...9th Obstetrics andGynaecological Conference on 13-14 Feb...International Business Communication course at WISE...Basic Computer Course, Management Course conclude...Health Minister discusses post-graduate academic matters...Gusto to open Graphic Design Course in Jan 2011...DMH issues weather forecast for first 10-day week of January...Model monsoon paddy plot harvested in Meiktila...Water supply will be cut temporarily...Significant night temperatures (28-12-2010)..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: A&I Minister meets ROK guests..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Donate safe blood"..... ARTICLE: "Nay Pyi Taw-Mandalay section of Yangon-Mandalay Expressway to be commissioned soon" Byline: Yan Gyi Aung; Photos: Aye Min.....POEM: "Nay Pyi Taw in all its glory"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 December 2010
Date of publication: 28 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Energy Minister visits No. 5 Fertilizer Factory construction project in Pathein...Health Minister visits Specialist Hospitals in Mingaladon, Thakayta Townships...Myanmar WWW Institute to open new classes in Jan 2011...Myat Mandalar Tun Bus Line to extend Yangon- Mandalay-Muse route...Eleven return to legal fold...Father Land to partake in Housing, Living and Furniture Fair...NetInfo to open CCNA course in Jan 2011...Night temperature outlook...Significant night temperatures (27-12-2010)..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: FM receives Vietnamese guests...Australian eye specialists to give free medical treatment at Sangha Hospital in Kyaukpadaung..... "PERSPECTIVES": "To be well convinced of national goals"..... ARTICLES: "Nay Pyi Taw-Mandalay section of Yangon-Mandalay Expressway to be commissioned soon" Byline: Yan Gyi Aung; Photos: Aye Min..."Fires in a decade" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 December 2010
Date of publication: 27 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 inspects progress of development tasks at Yangon Port area...L & F Minister inspects livestock farms...Prize presentation ceremony of Pyinnya Tazaung Literary contest held...Fire drill demonstrated in Tangyan...Inter-School Mini and Junior Tennis Tournament kicks off...New minimum temperature record...River Crossing Suspensions under construction for Hlinethaya-Ahlon power grid...MOFA’s English proficiency course concludes...Children’s painting contest on 4th January...Education Minister observes English, Maths skill contests...Energy Minister inspects drilling of deep test well No. 1 in Maubin (South)...& R Minister inspects banking services in Yangon...Victorious Myanmar Universities Sport Contingent honoured...Laymyethna tarred road opened...Semifinals of C-in-C’s Cup football tourney played...Information Minister attends Myanmar Sarsodaw (Literati) Day, ceremony to pay respects to doyen literati..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Round the youth in skills and attitudes"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 December 2010
Date of publication: 26 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Stakes driven for upgrading stadium of YTC (Thuwunna)...Reminder for watercraft...Industry-1 Minister inspects paper mills in Yeni...Sports Minister partakes in December mass walk activities...Passenger vehicles collide, plunge following negligence of drivers...Continuing Professional Development Forum on 29 Dec...7309.93 acres of poppy plantations destroyed in 2010-2011 season...www. yoyarlay.com on radar...Hole-in-one at No (1) Tatmadaw Golf Course...One dead, four injured, one vehicle damaged in two mine blasts...SWRR Minister inspects departmental tasks in Mandalay...Country will be able to stand shoulder to shoulder with world nations if education sector takes responsibility to forge patriotism and Union Spirit among nationals...Sawe Taw expands territory in Nay Pyi Taw...Yangon Region Inter-school Cricket Competitions end...Monsoon paddy harvested in Maubin..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Implementation of Chipwe Hydropower Project in Kachin State launched...Industry-2 Minister receives Executive Director of Sino Truck Import & Export Co Ltd of PRC...Myanmar universities sports team arrives back...Industry-2 Minister receives Korean guests..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Produce proficient physicians and victorious soldiers"..... ARTICLES: Conquest of Bago mountain range Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing [Photo: "Heavy machinery at work in construction of Minhla-Seinkantlant- Myochaung-Peinzalok (Penwegon) Road"]..."Taking fire preventive measures, key to cut fire outbreaks" Article: Kyaw Zeyar Myint; Photo: Aye Min (Fire Services Department)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 December 2010
Date of publication: 25 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Build on national reconsolidation that has been achieved, avoid all thoughts and notions that might lead to disintegration of the Union - Proficient physician and victorious soldier need to have full physical and mental attainments and to win battles on battlefield while at the same time serving as medical professionals who add to prestige of Medical Corps [NAY PYI TAW, 24 Dec—The following is the full text of the address delivered by Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Than Shwe at the Passing out of Parade of No. 12 Intake of the Defence Services Medical Academy today.]...Diploma in Banking (Part Time) Course No. 2 opens...Truck plunged into ravine in Kalaw Township...New Thiri Mingala Market inaugurated...Hlawga Park extends opening hours on X’mas Day...Vasmol brand cosmetics and hair dye invites sales agents...AUX air-conditioners on sale in X’mas, New Year...Senior General Than Shwe inspects progress of project for extended construction of stadium at Youth Training Centre (Thuwunna)...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend graduation dinner of DSMA 12...Father Land sells condo, flats, decoration materials at discount...Achievement already in place can be attributed to strengths in the nation, patriotism, Union Spirit, determination and devotion of the people...Senior General Than Shwe attends Passing out of Parade of DSMA 12..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Model villages indicative of rural progress"..... ARTICLE: "What is requirement for national reconsolidation in Myanmar?" Kyaw Myint Naing
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.46MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 December 2010
Date of publication: 24 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Stands of Youth Training Centre (Thuwunna) to be extended to an international standard stadium - Secretary-1 inspects football stadium extending project of YTC (Thuwunna), 550-bed Children’s Hospital construction project...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Football Tournament goes on...KMD Christmas Road Show on 25 Dec...Tube well opened in Thayawady Tsp...New model village, station hospital, road section, bridges opened in Kachin State...Samsung launches Bye Bye 2010 promotion...Industry-1 Ministry holds 2nd Men’s and Women’s Mini-marathon Contest...Commander’s Shield Volleyball Tournament opens...4th Myanmar, S Korea meeting on energy and natural resources cooperation held...One dead, one injured in boat accident...Chauk Township facilitated with tube-well, asphalt road..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Energy Minister meets ROK guests...UMFCCI, Thai delegation spotlight business prospects...Chinese media delegation arrives Nay Pyi Taw..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Cultivate and produce high quality Myanma coffee"..... ARTICLES: "Medium patriots" Theikpan Hmu Tin..."Myanmar-Canaan School, reliable for horticultural farmers" Article & Photo: Yamanya Thway Mon.....POEM: "Ever fresh with victory" [Honouring the Anniversary of Defence Services (Navy) which falls on 24th December]...
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 December 2010
Date of publication: 23 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Winners urged to attend prize-presenting ceremony for National Literary Award 2009...BIG M Group to offer technology, input, market guarantee for growers...Boneal and Haicneal to be on display...Commander’s Shield Volleyball Championship concludes...Toll gates use solar panels...Mandalay Mayor inspects production process of Aratic bottled water plant...Christmas Dinner hosted...Archaeological paper-reading session held in ancient Srikestra city...M.S.T. to open Networking courses in Mandalay...Model paddy plot in Buthidaung Township harvested...Dam projects being implemented in States, Regions...Model paddy plots harvested in Mawlamyinegyun Tsp...Second round matches of Tatmadaw football tournament go on...Basic tailoring course opened in Thongwa Tsp..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Emperor of Japan...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Japanese counterpart...Foreign Affairs Minister felicitates Japanese counterpart...Appointment of [Australian] Ambassador agreed on...Dy FM attends 3rd Political Consultations between Myanmar and Philippines...A&I Minister receives ROK delegation..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Promote national prestige and integrity"..... ARTICLE: "An interview with Daw Mya Kyi aged 119" Byline & photos: Ni Ni (Mandalay)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 December 2010
Date of publication: 22 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Harmonious cooperation, essential for Myanmar arts to become popular worldwide - Information Minister attends presenting of cash donations for 2nd ceremony to pay respects to old musicians...Hmawby (2) model monsoon paddy harvested in Katha...Minister U Thein Swe inspects dredging along course of Yangon River...Prize presentation ceremony of colour photo contest to mark 63rd Anniversary Independence Day held...New ‘Axe’ ointment to be on display at Yangon Expo 2010...Eye patients get free medical treatment in Thandwe Township...UMFCCI President meets JCCY counterpart...Saya U Wint Kyaw LCCI stipend comes out...Myanmar Akarat transformers available...Meeting on boosting gold mining held...Culture Minister inspects renovation of edifices in Mandalay, Sagaing Regions...Military codes of conduct contest held...Hospitality Management Course to be opened in Jan...Invitation cards for respect-paying ceremony to doyen literati available at MWJA...Football Tournament to mark Independence Day opens in Pobbathiri Township..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Easy access to highlands by train"..... ARTICLE: "Take fire preventive measures" Article & Photo: Aung Hla Sein
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 December 2010
Date of publication: 21 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Industry-2 Minister visits No. 2 Agricultural Machinery Factory (Malun)...MEGA [sic - probably MGEA] holds 2nd Annual General Meeting...Two golfers earn hole-in-one records at Myanmar Golf Club...No matter how expert the youth are in technology, they will not be able to serve interests of State and people without spirit of cherishing the nation and people - Information Minister addresses award ceremony for school library development and developing reading habit festival...Yangon Command Commander meets film stars...Archaeological buildings in Magway Region inspected...Course on Training of Trainers for Civil Service No (2/2010) commences...Kengtung-Wenkaung railroad section of Mongnai-Kengtung railroad project inaugurated...Defence Services C-in-C’s Shield Football Tournament-2010 goes on...Wegyi village in Lewe Township gets new library building..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Secretary-1 receives Vice-President of China Eximbank of PRC and party...U Paw Lwin Sein presents credentials to Governor- General of New Zealand...Technical Cooperation between Myanmar and Thailand discussed..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Promote tourism industry during peak season"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 December 2010
Date of publication: 20 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe pays homage to pagodas in PyinOoLwin, Mandalay, Sagaing...Commander tours Ottwin, Yedashe stations...Yangon Region Inter-Basic Education School Cricket tourney kicks off...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye attends Defence Services Commanderin- Chief’s Trophy Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Golf Tournament 2010..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Foundation laid for construction of port and waterway terminal of Myanmar-India Kaladan Multimodal Transit Transport Project...Book on “Chinese friend, a Myanmar poet’s remembrances” introduced..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work harder for speedy industrialization"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 December 2010
Date of publication: 19 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Head of State Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend graduation dinner of DSTA...Labour officers and staff trained in English and Computer Courses...Religious Affairs Minister attends X’ mas Service and dinner...Let’s take part in “Bye Bye 2010 Promotion”...IC graduates to pay respects to faculty members...Mass walk activities organized for third week of December...Equestrian contest 2-4 Jan 2010...Dy Construction Minister supervises unloading of steel trusses for Ayeyawady Bridge (Nyaungdon)...BCA Academy to hold entrance exam on 12 Feb...With smooth transport, national development will pick up momentum - Head of State Senior General Than Shwe inspects PyinOoLwin (Yenge)-Mogok Road Project..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Victorious Myanmar shooting team arrives back from Indonesia..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Continue to build a strong and capable Tatmadaw"..... ARTICLE: "New Thiri Mingala Market to be inaugurated soon" Article & Photos: Zaythegyi (Shwetaing)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 December 2010
Date of publication: 18 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: You can confront anything and win if you avoid your opponents’ strong points, exploit their shortcomings and strike at their weaknesses - Engineering professionals, part of human resources necessary for the building of a modern Tatmadaw...Sports Ministry holds Coord Meeting-2010...UEC Chairman meets Yangon Region Sub-commission...Lucky Bird distributes Optoma projector...Second round matches of Tatmadaw Football Tournament go on...Central Advocacy and TOT on IPPF’s A4 Strategy “Access to Birth Spacing and SRH Services” opens...Senior General Than Shwe addresses Graduation Parade of No. 13 Intake of Defence Services Technological Academy..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Qatar...Prime Minister U Thein Sein sends congratulatory message to Qatari counterpart...FM U Nyan Win congratulates Qatari counterpart..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Implement more hydropower projects for socio-economic progress"..... ARTICLE: "Namhkyan Dam supplies water for local consumption and agricultural purpose" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 December 2010
Date of publication: 17 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing go on pilgrimage to Bagan, Monywa...Information Minister attends opening of library in Nipatan Village of Salingyi Township...Engineering diploma courses of Dual Tech...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe looks into construction of Maubin-Twantay-Hlinethaya short-cut...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Fire breaks out in Mawlamyine...Great Casabella to hold special sales programme...Cold nights ahead!...Second round of 49th Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Football Tournament continues...Course on post-harvest handling of agricultural produce opened...Levono Christmas Road Show 20-31 Dec...Star to open hospitality operation & service course...Nay Pyi Taw-Hpa-an Tawwin bus line launched...Senior General Than Shwe inspects construction of Technological University (Yatanarpon Cyber City), Yatanarpon Satellite Town Project, works of Yatanarpon Teleport Co Ltd..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to King of Bhutan...Myanmar, Oman establish diplomatic relations...Appointment of Ambassador agreed on...2nd Japan Cup Karatedo C’ship ends..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Encourage greening of Mount Popa and thriving of tea plantations"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 December 2010
Date of publication: 16 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Head of State Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing pay homage to pagodas in Bagan region...Sittway holds December mass walk...Information Minister attends coordination meeting on construction of village-to-village roads in Pale Tsp...Dy Health Minister addresses TB workshop...All-out efforts made on self-reliant basis in a short time for generating electricity essential for daily socio-economic life of people and building industrialized nation - Prime Minister U Thein Sein opens No. 4 generator of Yeywa Hydropower Plant in PyinOoLwin Township...Nay Pyi Taw National Library invites collectors to donate books...EP-2 Minister inspects power stations in NyaungU and Myingyan...Significant night temperatures (15-12-2010)..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: China Industrial Products Expo-Myanmar (2010) opens...SWRR Minister receives Swiss Ambassador and party...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Cambodian Military Attachés..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Combine natural resources with technology"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 December 2010
Date of publication: 15 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe on inspection tour of Mount Popa region...Rakhine State PDC Chairman’s trophy inter-district men’s open football tourney opens...New models of Nikon DSLR hit local market...Information Minister provides cash and kind for regional development in Pale Township...Ninth respect-paying ceremony of BEHS Thuwunna on 2 Jan...Prizes presented for shooting contest, Mon State men’s open soccer tourney...Industry-2 Minister inspects factories and workshops in Magway Region...Talks on dental health on 19 Dec...49th C-in-C’s Trophy Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Football Tournament commences..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: SWRR Minister receives Australian Ambassador...2nd Japan Cup Karatedo Championship opened...14th DGICM, 6th AIIF conclude...Workshop on Myanmar-ASEAN Japan human resources held...Transport Minister attends contract-signing ceremony...ASEAN energy workshop commences..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Embrace the tradition of caring for elders"..... ARTICLE: "Taikkyi-Phaunggyi-Bago Road crossing Bago mountain range" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Kyaw Moe Lwin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 December 2010
Date of publication: 14 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe inspects No. 4 Steel Mill (Myingyan) and Ayeyawady Bridge (Pakokku) construction project...Yangon Mayor oversees concrete paving...Deputy Minister Dr Win Myint on inspection tour of Nyaungbingyi main power station...Educative talks on traffic rules given...Model monsoon paddy plot harvested in Yedashe Township...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe attends opening of Objectives of 63rd Anniversary Independence Day Tatmadaw Agriculture course No. 69...Commander partakes in December mass walk activity...YMBA holds respect-paying, prize presenting ceremony...Armed group members exchange arms for peace...Significant night temperature (13-12-2010)..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: 14th DGICM, 6th AIIF held...Appointment of Portuguese Ambassador agreed on...Transport Minister receives Chinese guests...Dy Minister U Maung Myint attends 3rd Bali Democracy Forum...Appointment of Chinese Ambassador agreed on..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Donate blood"..... ARTICLE: "Outstanding rubber farm owner in 2010" Article & Photo: Yamanya Thway Mon
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 December 2010
Date of publication: 13 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State Peace and Development Council Chairman’s Trophy Golf Tourney 2010 held...Western Command Commander inspects regional development tasks in Minbya, Myebon Tsps...School libraries development and reading-habit motivating festival celebrated...Special sale at New Mobile...YCDC starts construction of No. 2 road section to link Upper Myanmar and Ayeyawady Region...Staff of Forest Department donate hospital equipment to Nay Pyi Taw General Hospital...Yangon Command Commander attends opening of Tipitakadhara Tipitakakovida Selection Exam...Model monsoon paddy plot harvested in NyaungU District...Significant night temperature (12-12-2010)..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: A&I Minister receives Japanese Ambassador, Switzerland NGO...UMFCCI official meets Thai Minister-Counsellor (Commercial)...Myanmar contingent leaves for Guangzhou to partake in Asian Games for Disabled Persons...Myanmar universities sports contingent leave for Thailand..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Raise State economy through agriculture sector"..... ARTICLE: "A visit to hill station Falam" Article: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 December 2010
Date of publication: 12 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend graduation dinner of DSA 53...Yangon Command Commander attends opening of Int’l Trade Fair...Mass walk activities organized in second week of December...X’mas special sales of Technoland 1-31 Dec...Mountaineers of Mali snow-capped mountain honoured...Gusto to conduct JAVA/JEE courses...AGM of four fishery associations on 19 December...MMA to hold respect-paying ceremony...Prime Minister attends donation ceremony for construction of Chamber for Bodhi Pakkhiya Buddha Image...Workshop on traffic rules held in Zabuthiri Township..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Cash donated for Pakistani flood victims...A&I Minister participates in Meeting on Importance of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture...., "PERSPECTIVES": "A patriotic Tatmadaw"..... ARTICLE: "Myanmar, our country" Mi Pyi Chit
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 December 2010
Date of publication: 11 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Tatmadaw puts good foundations in place for national development with good will so that new government elected by people can build new nation...Commander attends opening of Mon State PDC Chairman’s Cup Football Tournament...Dy Health Minister receives guests...International Laws Training concludes...AUX Air conditioners at Yangon International Trade Exhibition 2010...Myanmar Brewery Ltd Family holds 6th blood donation...Religious Affairs Ministry concludes English Proficiency Course No. 2...Special weather news...International Bakery & Pastry Course at Star Resources Hospitality Management Academy...Myanmar-Malaysia entrepreneurs meeting to be held...Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Than Shwe delivers an address at Graduation Parade of No. 53 Intake of Defence Services Academy..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Walking is good exercise"..... ARTICLE: "The 63rd Sacred Tipitakadhara Tipitakakovida Selection Examination in the year of 2011" Ba Sein (Religious Affairs)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 December 2010
Date of publication: 10 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Objectives of 63rd Anniversary Independence Day...Maj-Gen Thet Naing Win on inspection tour around Myeik...National Literary Award, Sarpay Beikman Manuscript Award ceremony postponed to 31 December..MYANMAR GAZETTE...Electronic & Living Products Show in Mandalay on 17 Dec... Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe oversees regional development tasks in Kayan, Thongwa townships...Transport Minister visits multi-disasters prevention and alarm centre...3344.63 acres of poppy plantations destroyed in 2010-2011...Furniture at Yangon International Trade Exhibition-2010...Shine Group takes part in Yangon International Trade Exhibition-2010...Women’s vocational courses conclude in Pale...Weather report...Talks on traffic rules held..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: U Ko Ko Latt appointed as Ambassador to Kuwait...UMFCCI President leaves for Thailand...Labour Minister receives Australian Ambassador....US Deputy Assistant Secretary calls on Foreign Affairs Minister, Chief of MPF, departmental heads of S&T Ministry..... "PERSPECTIVES" : "Defend the nation in unity"..... ARTICLES: "Pathein-Monywa Road to unite lower with upper Myanmar" Byline & Photos: Yangyi Aung..."Taukkashat gaining access to Kanbalu along five miles gravel road" Article & Photo: Moe Myint (Kanbalu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 December 2010
Date of publication: 09 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Thet Naing Win looks into progress of Bokpyin Township...EP-1 Minister inspects Kunchaung Hydropower Project...MWF President’s Cup on 3-4 Jan...Ready-made floors displayed at Yangon International Trade Exhibition...Redlink Communications secures ISO certificate for first time...KNU mine injures one villager in Kayin State...Commander, Transport Minister inspect construction sites in An Tsp...AUX Air-Conditioner with long time quality on market...Hole-in-One at Nay Pyi Taw City Golf Course...Passenger bus accident leaves seven dead, four injured...Four kids drown in Mudon Township...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence visits Nyaunghnapin Agriculture and Livestock Breeding Special Zone in Hmawby Township...Talks on Sarsodaw Day held in Pyay...Storm news..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Maintain best literary works"..... ARTICLES: "Bodhi Tahtaung Kyaukkar Shwe Myin Tin becomes an oasis in arid zone" Byline & photos: Yan Gyi Aung..."Don’t trivialize the national cause" Banyar Aung ["...The government’s work programmes for national reconsolidation and national unity were not carried out only with political and military outlooks. They were a strategic plan carried out in consideration of all sectors such as politics, economy, military, social affairs, development and administration. As a result, many parts of the nation have achieved greater peace and stability, rule of law and progress ever than before..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 December 2010
Date of publication: 08 December 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION/7-STEP ROADMAP: "Like putting a small boat in a larger one" Ko Myanmar ["... In Myanmar, 98.12 percent of all eligible voters cast their ballots, and there has been a constitution approved by 92.48 percent of all the voters. There have been people’s representatives elected through the elections held systematically in accord with the constitution. The Hluttaws at various levels formed with those representatives and a government will emerge soon, and Myanmar will reach the new democratic era..." - ARTICLE]...Figures of multiparty democracy general elections for respective hluttaws announced ["NAY PYI TAW, 7 Dec—The Union Election Commission issued Notification No. 143/2010 today. The translation of the notification is as follows:- The Union of Myanmar Union Election Commission Nay Pyi Taw Notification No. 143/2010 1st Waxing of Nadaw, 1372 ME (7 December, 2010) Announcement on figures of multiparty democracy general elections for respective hluttaws"]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Objectives of 63rd Anniversary Independence Day 2011...All national people urged to have greater awareness in warding off all destructive acts to break up Union and national unity...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe attends donation of aids, arm crutches, crutches to patients...AVSS Myanmar, a know-all for schooling in Austr...State flag for victory presented to universities sports team...Storm news...Maj-Gen Myint Soe attends opening of Alaungmintaya U Aung Zeya Statue in Shwebo...Winners in Sarpay Beikman Manuscript Award for 2009 announced...EP-1 Minister visits Shwegyin NAY PYI TAW, 7 Dec— Hydropower Project...STI to conduct workshop on ECTBW 18,19 Dec...Maj-Gen Thet Naing Win on inspection tour of Kawthoung District...EP-2 Ministry opens financial skills refresher course..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for promotion of agricultural productive force"..... ARTICLE: "Like putting a small boat in a larger one" Ko Myanmar ["... In Myanmar, 98.12 percent of all eligible voters cast their ballots, and there has been a constitution approved by 92.48 percent of all the voters. There have been people’s representatives elected through the elections held systematically in accord with the constitution. The Hluttaws at various levels formed with those representatives and a government will emerge soon, and Myanmar will reach the new democratic era..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 December 2010
Date of publication: 07 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Myint Soe looks into progress of transport and regional development tasks in Sagaing Region...Winners in National Literary Award announced...Writer Dr Khin Maung Nyunt wins Life-time Achievement for National Literary Award 2009...Maj-Gen Thet Naing Win oversees regional development work in Kawthoung Township...Golf tournament to mark 500th birthday of Ketumadi concludes...Balaba BEHS to pay respects to old teachers on 29 December...Cash donated for paying respects to doyen literati in commemoration of Sarsodaw Day...Best Myanmar ITs announced...IT Diploma Course at Ocean Gate Training Centre... FOREIGN RELATIONS: "PERSPECTIVES": "Fight HIV/AIDS"..... ARTICLES: "The people duty-bound to ward off puppets under alien influence" Myo Chit Maung
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 December 2010
Date of publication: 06 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar traditional medicine practitioners are to collectively conserve all raw material sources and to ensure their sustainable development...Natural fertilizer needs will be fulfilled only when fertilizer plants nationwide can operate at full capacity - Prime Minister attends opening of No.4 Fertilizer Plant (Myaungdaga)...OSIM opens new showroom at Junction Maw Tin...Secretary-1 hosts dinner to traditional medicine practitioners...Saleroom of Champion Construction Materials Mall (Nay Pyi Taw) opens...11th Myanmar Traditional Medicine Practitioners Conference commences...Weather report...Ministry of Health can cure malaria, hypertension, diabetes, tuberculosis, diarrhoea and dysentery well due to development of traditional medicines and therapies throughout respective periods - Secretary-1 attends opening of 11th Myanmar Traditional Medicine Practitioners Conference..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preserve, promote cultural heritage"
Language: English
Source/publisher: Shan Herald Agency for News (S.H.A.N.)
Format/size: pdf (1.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 December 2010
Date of publication: 05 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Mandalay Region marks World AIDS Day 2010...Golf tournament hails 500th birthday of Ketumadi (Toungoo)...Mega Sales Promotion for Falcon engine oil...Masterpieces of Artist U Ba Nyan on art gallery...Coord meeting on Myanmar Traditional Medicine Practitioners’ Conference held...Mingalar Market receives major repairing...NRC Myanmar hands over new school buildings...Talks on economics, management, statistics on 11 December...Wise to conduct management courses...Construction Minister inspects Yadanatheinga Bridge construction site...First round of Tatmadaw football tournament goes on...Country sees first week of December mass walk..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to King of Thailand...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Thai counterpart...Contracts for Thaton and Mawlamyine main power stations signed [with Chinese companies]...FM felicitates Thai counterpart...Russian Embassy hosts Friendly Tennis Get-together...Secretary of MCIA and party attend ICT Summit..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for further development of Myanmar traditional medicine"..... ARTICLE: "Let’s participate in December mass sports activities" Byline: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 December 2010
Date of publication: 04 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: PWDs to participate in society as equal members, contribute to the economic and social goals of the State - Myanmar National Plan of Action on PWDs (2010-2012) developed, implemented - International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2010 observed...Commander attends World AIDS Day commemorative ceremony...Industry-1 Minister inspects factories in Yangon...MBE Network to conduct courses in early January...Thames to conduct Diplomas in Business and Marketing...Education Minister addresses coord meeting on basic education sector...4th Nay Pyi Taw Inter-ministry Volleyball Tournament commences...MWAF observes World AIDS Day 2010 in Nay Pyi Taw...Armed group members exchange arms for peace...Thandwe District achieves progress in regional development...Model paddy plot harvested in Monghsat Township, for right monsoon paddy production...Knowledge Garden library opened in Kayangyi Village of Twantay Township...Significant night temperatures (3-12-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "People to participate in keeping towns and villages clean and pleasant"..... ARTICLES: "Residents of Mawlamyinegyun enjoying better life" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe..."Stop AIDS, Keep the Promise. Avoid Stigma & Discrimination: Towards Universal Access" Hlaing Bwa (Parami) ["...Owing to effective encouragement and directives given by the government, the leading role played by the Ministry of Health, and participation of many organizations in HIV/AIDS prevention and control, HIV infection rate in individuals between age group of 15-49 years was on the gradual decrease in 2010..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 December 2010
Date of publication: 03 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe attends launching ceremony of Home Decoration and Furniture Electronic 2010...Myanmar achieves unique distinction of bringing gradual decline in HIV prevalence of 0.94% in 2000, 0.67% in 2007 and 0.61% in 2009 - World AIDS Day 2010 observed in Nay Pyi Taw...Deputy Minister inspects Thagyidaung oilfield...Special meeting of MWJA held...Respect-paying ceremony of Myanmar Department on 26 December...Nippon noodle introduced...Construction of Ayeyawady Bridge (Sinkhan) gaining momentum...Library opened in Kyaukhtu Tsp, Gangaw District...Second International Conference on Science and Engineering (2010) commences...Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Football Tournament goes on...Traffic rules educative talk given in Ywadaw Village..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: A&I Minister receives Japanese Ambassador, AVSI Country Director..... "PERSPECTIVES": "A new transport facility"..... ARTICLE: "Wagadok Dam helps green area within 30 miles radius of Yangon" Byline & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 December 2010
Date of publication: 02 December 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Ceremonies to mark 90th Anniversary National Day observed in Nay Pyi Taw; Pyinmana and Lewe Townships...Commander of Nay Pyi Taw Command awards winners in 1st Nay Pyi Taw-Mandalay- Nay Pyi Taw 390-mile Cycling Conte...Golden Arrow photo & video service centre opens...Paper Reading Session on Water Resources Development and Management held...90th Anniversary National Day observed in Gangaw, Magway Region...Rewards and certificates of honour presented for handing over of artifacts...Parquet-substitute floor blocks exhibited...National Day commemorative ceremonies held in Yangon...Timetable for 2011 matriculation examination announced..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to President of Lao PDR...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of felicitations to Vice-President of Lao PDR...Prime Minister U Thein Sein sends message of felicitations to Laotian counterpart...Minister for Foreign Affairs sends message of felicitations to Laotian counterpart..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Harmoniously march towards new nation"..... ARTICLE: "Shwegyin Hydropower Project, image of peace and tranquility" Article: Zaw Moe Thauk; Photos: Shwegyin (Hydropower)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 December 2010
Date of publication: 01 December 2010
Description/subject: 7-STEP ROADMAP: Plans underway to implement the two remaining steps to hand over the State power to the public - Honouring the 90th Anniversary National Day Great success achieved in carrying out the formidable task of building a new nation by the government, the people and the Tatmadaw is a landmark in the history of the nation..... DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander inspects sanitation work at Myeik General Hospital...Myanmar series books available at Today bookshops...Commander and Minister inspect Tattaung waterway and An Airport...Rare animals reach Safari Garden (Nay Pyi Taw)...Dy Energy Minister on inspection tour of oilfields...Workshop on librarianship management opens in Lashio...Significant night temperatures (30-11-2010)..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Secretary-1 Thiha Thura U Tin Aung Myint Oo receives Chinese CDBC Governor, attends signing ceremony on cooperation in loan disbursement...SWRR Minister meets Japanese Ambassador...Dy Health Minister attends International Forum for Development of Chinese Traditional Medicine...CEC of UMFCCI meets Chinese guests...Sports Minister receives Laotian Ambassador to Myanmar...Dy Health Minister Dr Mya Oo receives Japanese Ambassador... "PERSPECTIVERS": "The day of arousing independence struggles"..... ARTICLES: "National Day and national characters" Myint Maung (PhilQ)..."Yangon beautified with concrete roads" Byline: Reporter Than Swe (Pabedan)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 December 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 November 2010
Date of publication: 30 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Kaunghmulon Suspension Bridge plays important role in development of Kachin State, especially Putao region - Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing of Ministry of Defence unveils stone plaque of Kaunghmulon Suspension Bridge...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing of Ministry of Defence inspects Chiphwenge Hydropower Project...7,784 jade lots sold at Gem Empo...Objectives of the 90th Anniversary National Day...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing of Ministry of Defence visits Putao, Machanbaw townships...Central committee reviews 2010 mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium...Financial Management course on 4 Dec...Hlawga Park to open on National Day..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Forestry Minister attends International Tiger Forum in Russia...Victorious Myanmar Sports contingent arrives back..... "PERSPECTIVES": "For greater development of rail transportation"..... ARTICLES: "Myanmar, the Union established with patriotic spirit" Myint Maung Soe..."Pathein-Monywa Road, facility to improve west banks of Ayeyawady and Chindwin Rivers Ngathainggyaung Creek Bridge lies on Pathein-Monywa Road." Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Kyaw Moe Lwin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 November 2010
Date of publication: 29 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Plenary Meeting of 6th State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee concludes...SPDC Member Thura U Shwe Mann attends opening of Zeyathiri Township Hospital (50-bed) in Nay Pyi Taw District...Commander awards championship trophy to Tatkon Township in football tournament...Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium goes on...Mandalay Mayor inspects roadworks, asphalt factory...42nd State/Region Body Building and Physical Culture Contest held...Maj-Gen Hla Min looks into development tasks in Kyaukpyu, Taungup Tsps...Energy Minister visits LPG factory (Nyaungdon)...Roads in Dagon Myothit (North), South and North Okkalapa Tsps upgraded...International Culinary Course at Star Resources Hospitality Management Academy in Dec...Mulashide Bridge in Kachin State under construction...Minister visits universities in Yangon...2010 Inter Basic Education School Level Cricket Tournament continue...Myanma Railways opens RC Sleeper Factory (KhinU)...49th Tatmadaw Football Tournament continues...Model paddy plot harvested in Myaung Township..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Special Adviser to UNSG meets officials of political parties...Youth representatives from ASEAN and China leave Yangon..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Parents, teachers, students to work in harmony"..... ARTICLE: "National Day, which well deserves admiration of the people" Padaung Than Kywe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 November 2010
Date of publication: 28 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Venerable members of the Sangha meet at 12th Plenary Meeting of 6th SSMNC...Yangon Command Commander marks World Diabetes Day...MFF PEP Women’s Cup 2010 30 Nov-1 Jan...Mines Minister looks into sales of jade lots...Archaeologists uncover ancient town of Pyu Era...Construction Minister inspects Yangon-Sittway Road (Minbu-An section), Magway (Kanbya)- Myothit-Taungnyo-Nay Pyi Taw...Forum on integrated water resources management on Dec 3...200 helmets donated to Nay Pyi Taw Traffic Rules Enforcement Supervisory Committee...1st Nay Pyi Taw-Mandalay-Nay Pyi Taw cycling contest starts...Model paddy fields harvested in Pathein District...Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Football Tournament continues...Publications donated to libraries..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Special Adviser to UNSG and party arrive in Yangon...ASEAN-China youth representatives observe Yangon...Two gold for Myanmar in Guangzhou Asian Games...Myanmar wraps two golds in Asiad Sepak Takraw..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work in concert to develop Myanmar’s film world"..... ARTICLES: "Kutkai-Tamoenye-Tarpa-Tarshwehtan Road being upgraded to asphalt facility" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Kyaw Moe Lwin..."Nationalistic spirit and National Day" U Maung Maung Gyi (Legal Consultant)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 November 2010
Date of publication: 27 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: SPDC Member U Tin Aye attends ceremony to honour outstanding students in TadaU Township...Book “Forty-Day Kunlon Battle” in circulation...Calsome cereal organizes Family Challenge events...2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium continues...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence attends opening of Electronics &Automobile Show 2010...Commander meets Yangon Command sports contingents....Mayor opens upgraded roads...Geology alumni to pay respects to teachers...Go shopping at Eco Echo Exhibition (EEE) 2010...Construction Minister looking into roads, bridges in Rakhine State...Harvesting ceremony held in Mon State...Tatmadaw Football Tournament (N-W Command Zone) kicks off...Model paddy field harvested in Tamu Tsp..... FOREIGN RELATIONS: Dy FM attends 7th Meeting of Myanmar-Vietnam Joint Commission for Bilateral Cooperation...A & I Minister receives foreign guests...ASEAN-China youth delegation visits National Museum...Agreement on Consulting Services for Shweli (3) Hydropower Project inked..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preserve and maintain cultural heritage to promote world tourism"..... ARTICLES: "Chin State lush, green with thriving tea farms" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)..."Pwekauk Diversion Weir to ensure water sufficiency in PyinOoLwin and Yadanabon Myothit" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 November 2010
Date of publication: 26 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Our Three Main National Causes should have top priority whatever government is in office - Prime Minister makes inspection tour around Rakhine State...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe inspects regional development of Yangon South District...Youths visit University of National Culture and Fine Arts (Yangon)...Democratic State, Democratic Citizen...MoA, MoU signed for Shweli (2), Bilin hydropower projects...Commander attends shooting prize presenting ceremony...2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium continues its 9th day.....FOREIGN RELATIONS: MoA, MoU signed for Shweli (2), Bilin hydropower projects..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work in concert for stability, peace and development of the nation"..... ARTICLES: "Kalay area achieving progress with roads and bridges" Article & Photos: Kalay Win Thu..."Korean film stars Song Il Gook and Lee Hana arrive at Yangon" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 November 2010
Date of publication: 25 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Sharing my elation…" Dr Win Naing [ARTICLE]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar has experience to ensure better-than- past life in disaster-hit areas...Mines Minister visits 2010 Midyear Myanma Gems Emporium...On-job Auditing Course No. 33 opened...Golf tournament to be held to mark 500th Anniversary of founding Kaytumadi (Toungoo)...Slight earthquake hits Kalay Township...Significant night temperatures (24-11-2010).....FOREIGN RELATIONS: U Paw Lwin Sein accredited New Zealand...ASEAN-China Youth friendship camping kicks off...PBANRDA Minister lands in Myanmar after taking part in Vientiane’s 450th Anniversary and 35th Anniversary of the Founding of LPDR..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Nurture youths to become brilliant ones"..... ARTICLES: "Sharing my elation…" Dr Win Naing..."2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium bustling with gem merchants" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe & Htein Nan Naw
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 November 2010
Date of publication: 24 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Nation sees sound foundations in political, economic and social fields thanks to nationalistic fervor of the entire people...Commander attends gold foils donation ceremony...Minister inspects Kanyin Dam in Ingapu Tsp...Exam for accounting certificate on 28 Nov...F&R Minister on inspection tour of MEBs in Mandalay...Cash and kind donated for storm victims of Rakhine State...Measures to prevent HIV/AIDS, to give treatment to patients being taken systematically in Myanmar - MoH explains HIV/AIDS shelter in Dagon Myothit (South) about possible spread of infection from it...783.95 acres of poppy plantations destroyed...Commander looks into progress of Panwa...2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium goes on...Significant night temperatures (23-11-2010).....FOREIGN RELATIONS: ASEAN-China friendship youth delegations arrive in Yangon..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Protect and maintain sanctuaries"..... ARTICLES: "Haka, a beautiful mountain resort with rhododendron flowers and pine forest" Article: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)..."A visit to Kandayawady" Article: Hsu Hnin Lè; Photos: Aung Aung
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 November 2010
Date of publication: 23 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Special refresher course for basic education teachers opens...Web designing course to be launched by Gusto Computer Training School...Kaytumadi (Toungoo) celebrates 500th birthday...SSupreme Court honours outstanding students...Education Minister visits universities in Mandalay Region...First respect-paying of YIE (1967-1971) on 8 Jan...Hninzigon’s charity gala on 4 Dec...Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium goes on...Novice Cricket Tourney kicks off...Significant night temperatures (22-11-2010).....FOREIGN RELATIONS: Prime Minister receives Secretary of Yunnan Province CPC of PRC and party...ecretary of Yunnan Province CPC of the PRC and party arrive in Nay Pyi Taw...Chinese delegation led by Secretary of Yunnan Province CPC of the PRC arrives in Yangon...Secretary-1 meets Member of the Standing Committee of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Party Committee of the PRC and party..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Root out danger of narcotics"..... ARTICLE: "Namkyan Dam bringing development to Lashio Township" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 November 2010
Date of publication: 22 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Fullmoon Day of Tazaungmone observed on grand scale across the country...15th Buddha Pujaniya organized at Sacred Tooth Relic Pagoda (Yangon)...1,495 lots of jade sold at Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium (2010)...7th respect-paying of Chemistry major (1967-1973) on 26 Dec...Construction Minister looks into tarmacking of new PyinOoLwin-Mogok Road...Two roads, three tube-wells inaugurated in Dagon Myothit (South)...Aung Htet Myat sells Yangon tyres...Alumni of Institute of Economics to meet on 19 Dec...Invitations to get-to-gether...SWRR Minister inspects Technology and Research Building of Fire Brigade...STI to organize Marketing Management Seminar...Awards presented to winners in Aerobics Contest in Mawlamyine...The significant night temperatures (21-11-2010)...Talks given on eradication of CD piracy.....FOREIGN RELATIONS: Myanmar women leave for Malaysia..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Promote regional peace, stability and development of ACMECS member countries"..... ARTICLE: "Nyaungdon achieving cumulative development" Article & Photos: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 November 2010
Date of publication: 21 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Camp Commandant’s Office of Defence Ministry offers Kathina robes to KanU Pariyatti Monastery...Commander looks into harvest of monsoon paddy, progress of school building in Pyundaza...Paper-reading session on ancient historical evidences held...293 persons arrested in 167 drug-related cases...Yangon Command Commander on inspection tour of Hmawby Township...31 lots of jewellery sold at Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium 2010...Respect-paying ceremony of 1st batch staff of Myawady TV on 1 Dec...Talk on youths’ pioneering invention...Yangon Mayor’s Trophy Tennis Tournament commences...EP-2 Minister meets electrical staff in Lashio....Cyclists invited to sign up for 390-mile race...A blast occurs in precinct of Eindawya Pagoda in Mandalay - Investigation under way for the blast...Shining silver for motherland...Thakayta Township gets new building of selfreliant library...Monsoon paddy model plots harvest in Hlegu Township for ensuring correct production...Significant night temperatures (20-11-2010).....FOREIGN RELATIONS: Honouring ceremony for Myanmar Singapore Medical Friendship Mission 2010..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Fullmoon Day of Tazaungmone with cloudless starry skies"..... ARTICLE: "A diary of Kyeeohn-kyeewa Multi-purpose Dam Project" Article: Zaw Moe Thauk; Photos: Khin Maung Win (Kyemon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 November 2010
Date of publication: 20 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Advance voting and electoral procedures" A law analyst [ARTICLE]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: MORA to conduct Basic English Course for staff...MMA to pay respects to aged doctors on 18 Dec...Mines Minister visits 2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium...New Mandalar Tun offers free dinner to passengers........FOREIGN RELATIONS: Prime Minister U Thein Sein addresses opening ceremony of 4th ACMECS Summit...Prime Minister participates in 4th ACMECS Summit...PM U Thein Sein receives Laotian Ambassador...Transport Minister receives ROK ambassador...Cambodian King granted audience to Prime Minister U Thein Sein, leaders of ACMECS countries...Prime Minister U Thein Sein meets Prime Minister of Lao PDR...Myanmar entrepreneurs take part in ACMECS Business Forum...Foreign Minister and NPED Minister attend sideline meetings...Prime Minister U Thein Sein arrives back from Cambodia...Prime Minister receives His Royal Highness Prince of Saudi Arabia, attends cash donation ceremony for storm victims of Rakhine State, activities of MMCWA..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost trade and investment"..... ARTICLES: "Advance voting and electoral procedures" A law analyst
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 November 2010
Date of publication: 19 November 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Industry-2 Minister supervises rebuilding tasks in Kyaukpyu...MYANMAR GAZETTE...MoH, Global Fund sign MoU for fighting three diseases...Golf tournament to mark Ketumadi (Toungoo) centennial from 2-5 Dec...MHF gets Theo Ykema Award...Mines Minister visits 2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium...Four time bombs defused, people urged to come forward with information over suspect ones.....FOREIGN RELATIONS: Senior General Than Shwe welcomes back Prime Minister U Thein Sein on his return from Cambodia...Prime Minister U Thein Sein meets Cambodian Prime Minister...Prime Minister U Thein Sein arrives at Phnom Penh, Cambodia...PM U Thein Sein visits Myanmar Embassy...PM attends gala dinner hosted by Cambodian counterpart and wife...Prime Minister U Thein Sein addresses opening of 5th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam (CLMV) Summit..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Enhance tourism industry in open season"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 November 2010
Date of publication: 18 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw representatives- elect announced - Announcement of names of [10] Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw representatives...Pyithu Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [2] Pyithu Hluttaw representatives...Amyotha Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [2] Amyotha Hluttaw representatives..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 attends opening of 2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium...Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Track & Field Competition commences...CPT Minister inspects Yadanabon Myothit...Eco Echo Exhibition Electronics & Automobile Show 2010 on 26 Nov...Mdy Mayor oversees development tasks in Patheingyi Township in Mandalay...Yangon Mayor inspects upgrading roads in Yangon Region...Mandalarmin express transport services starts new bus schedules...Low pressure area over Southwest Bay of Bengal weakens...Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium for 2010 launched...Use of censored VCDs, DVDs, elimination of pirated CDs explained...MYANMA PORT AUTHORITY HOLIDAY NOTICE...MYANMAR INTERNATIONAL Programme Schedule (18-11-2010)(Thursday)... Myanmar TV - Thursday, 18 November View on today..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend reclamation of fallow and virgin lands"... ARTICLE: "A glimpse at thriving crop plantations in Kachin State" Article: Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung); Photos: Reporter Myint Aung (Ahlon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 November 2010
Date of publication: 17 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties can remonstrate with UEC about representatives-elect in accordance with rules and regulations...Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [2] Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw representatives...Supplement of ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate [The 24-page supplements carrying ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate are attached in this daily issued today.]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe observes preliminary display of 2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium...Hydropower projects inspected...MWJA to hold respect-paying ceremony to mark Sasodaw Day...Ocean Gate to open GIS technology courses...KMD’s Special Sales Road Show on 21 Nov...How to live 365 days a year...Commander assists in Sittoung Bridge (Natthankwin) construction...Health Minister meets UNICEF Deputy Resident Representative...Courses of H & T Ministry conclude...Work Proficiency Course for MADB staff...2nd Japan Cup Karatedo Championship 2010 on 14 Dec...Construction Minister attends opening of refresher courses...Myanmar wins one more silver in Asian Games..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Play a part in traffic safety measures"..... ARTICLE: "Pursuit of higher education no more a dream in Mon State" Byline: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon), Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 November 2010
Date of publication: 16 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Pyithu Hluttaw representativeselect announced - Announcement of names of [9] Pyithu Hluttaw representatives...Amyotha Hluttaw representatives- elect announced - Announcement of names of [8] Amyotha Hluttaw representatives...Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [18] Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw representatives...Announcement of remaining lists of representatives-elect to be continued...Supplement of ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate [The 8-page supplements carrying ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate are attached in this daily issued today]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence visits Mechanized Farming (Model) Special Zone in Dagon Myothit (Seikkan) Township...Korean Food Fair 2010 of Orange Supermarket kicks off...New stamp for 25th anniversary of Vienna Convention on sale...MMA donates books and publications for self-reliant libraries...Storm Giri-hit areas provided with health care...Central Committee for Organizing 2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium meets...Chinese super league football club arrives to play friendly against Myanmar...MES to organize talks on Geotechnical Engineering...9th anniversary of MAXXIS Tires marked...Low pressure area over southwest of Bay of Bengal...Talks on traffic rules and regulations given in Nay Pyi Taw.....FOREIGN RELATIONS: Head of State Senior General Than Shwe sees off Prime Minister U Thein Sein on departure for Cambodia...Maiden flight of Ho Chi Minh- Yangon-Ho Chi Minh...Chinese super league football club arrives to play friendly against Myanmar...Transport Minister arrives back from Brunei Darussalam..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Harvest, winnow and store monsoon paddy in time"..... ARTICLE: "Myitkyina gravel bypass, unique one" Article: Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung); Photos: Reporter Myint Aung (Ahlon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: English (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 November 2010
Date of publication: 15 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Pyithu Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [4] Pyithu Hluttaw representatives...Amyotha Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [5] Amyotha Hluttaw representatives...Region or State Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [8] Region or State Hluttaw representatives...Announcement of remaining lists of representatives-elect to be continued...Supplement of ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate [The 32-page supplements carrying ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate are attached in this daily issued today]...... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe attends opening of Super Seven Stars (SSS) Automobile Factory...MCPAA to hold educative talks...Commander inspects construction sites, monsoon paddy field, road work in Mandalay...Mayor oversees upgrading of roads in South Okkalapa Tsp...KNU attacks Kyaikdon Sub-Township, leaving four injured...Health care services for people inspected in Dagon Myothit (East) Tsp...World Diabetes Day observed...Nay Thway Oo secures second, Kyaw Oo third in Billiards event of XVI Asian Games.....FOREIGN RELATIONS: U Tin Yu presents credentials to President of Sudan..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Take part in urban sanitation tasks"..... ARTICLE: "2010 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium, first time in Nay Pyi Taw, making convenience of foreign merchants" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 November 2010
Date of publication: 14 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Pyithu Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [39] Pyithu Hluttaw representatives...Amyotha Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [22] Amyotha Hluttaw representatives...Region or State Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [76] Region or State Hluttaw representatives...Announcement of remaining lists of representatives-elect to be continued...Supplement of ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander looks into progress of roadworks in Pathein...Ministry of Culture holds coord meeting...Central Committee for Organizing Myanma Gems Emporium meets...Renovated Bahan Women’s Hospital opened...Hotels and Tourism Minister receives Lao PDR ambassador...Daw Aung San Suu Kyi (father U Aung San) granted pardon...ROK Embassy to host Korean Speech contest...Talks on PPA controversy given...Star Resources to conduct Hospitality Management Course...Commander Brig-Gen Tun Than meets sports teams representing Yangon Command...Yangon Mayor inspects road upgrading...First Nay Pyi Taw-Mandalay-Nay Pyi Taw 390-mile Cycling Contest 27-30 Nov...Publications for libraries in Bago...Significant night temperatures (13-11-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Always prevent against diabetes"..... ARTICLE: "Myaungmya District sees remarkable progress" Article & Photos: Maung Tin Hlaing (Hotels & Tourism)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 November 2010
Date of publication: 13 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Pyithu Hluttaw representatives- elect announced - Announcement of names of [52] Pyithu Hluttaw representatives...Amyotha Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [24] Amyotha Hluttaw representatives...Region and State Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [401] Region and State Hluttaw representatives...Announcement of remaining lists of representatives-elect to be continued.... "Welcome and accept national victory cheerfully" Myat Phone Lu ["...It is true that all Myanmar people are fully satisfied with the elections. They enjoyed the right to cast their votes freely in accord with their own views, convictions and wishes. They are looking forwards to the time when names of representatives they elected are announced..."][Article]...Supplement of ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate [The four-page supplements carrying ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate are attached in this daily issued today.]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Nay Pyi Taw Command Four political objectives Commander attends opening of Outara Thiri Hospital...Public Works, UMEHL ink BOT contracts...Cash and kind donated for storm victims...KMD Tazaungdaing Special Sales on 17 Nov...FSD holds paper reading session on research and development...Ho Chi Minh-Yangon-Ho Chi Minh direct flight on 15 Nov...Significant night temperatures (12-11-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "March towards the democracy goal with peace and stability"..... ARTICLE: "Welcome and accept national victory cheerfully" Myat Phone Lu [["...It is true that all Myanmar people are fully satisfied with the elections. They enjoyed the right to cast their votes freely in accord with their own views, convictions and wishes. They are looking forwards to the time when names of representatives they elected are announced..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (921K)
Date of entry/update: 13 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 November 2010
Date of publication: 12 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Pyithu Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [147] Pyithu Hluttaw representatives...Amyotha Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [86] Amyotha Hluttaw representatives-elect...Announcement of remaining lists of representatives-elect to be continued..."Hands held together, let’s march towards the goal" A law analyst [Article]...Supplement of ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate [The eight-page supplements carrying ballot counts for each Hluttaw candidate are attached in this daily issued today]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: 12th Plenary Meeting of 6th 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee on 27-28 November...Prime Minister U Thein Sein to attend 5th CLMV Summit, 4th ACMECS Summit...Yangon East District sees rapid development...SWRR Minister attends ambulance donation ceremony in Kutkai Tsp...Tatmadawmen and MPF members carry out rehabilitation tasks in Myebon Tsp...Respect-paying of Thingangyun BEHS No. 2 on 23 Jan...Supply of water for Pyawbwe, Yamethin townships inspected...KNU pounds Kyain-seikkyi with heavy weapons, leaving one civilian dead and another injured...Mayor inspects paving of concrete...Special appellate cases of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Daw Khin Khin Win, Ma Win Ma Ma (a) Ange Lay judged...Healthcare activities in full swing in Giri storm-ravaged regions...Coord meeting on boosting border trade held...MoU for development of Upper Thanlwin (Mong Ton) Hydropower Project inked...Universities and colleges to start courses for 2010-2011 academic year soon...Significant night temperatures (11-11-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work in concert for development of rural areas"..... ARTICLES: "Hands held together, let’s march towards the goal" A law analyst..."A visit to Katha-Ayeyawady Bridge (Sinkhan) railroad section" Article: Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung); Photos: Myint Aung (Ahlon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 November 2010
Date of publication: 11 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTIONS: ASEAN stands ready to assist Myanmar - ASEAN Chairman issues statement on Myanmar General Elections...Pyithu Hluttaw representatives-elect announced - Announcement of names of [60] Pyithu Hluttaw representatives...Amyotha Hluttaw representatives elect announced - Announcement of names of [13] Amyotha Hluttaw representatives...Representatives-elect for Region or State Hluttaws announced - Announcement of [109] names of Region or State Hluttaw representatives...Announcement of remaining lists of representatives-elect to be continued..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar sports contingent leaves for the PRC...Commander inspects electricity supply to Shwepyitha Tsp...Myanmar tennis team leaves for Thailand...Construction Minister visits Hsipaw Bridge construction project...Deputy Health Minister visits hospitals and rural health centres in Paungde, Thegon, Shwedaung...Golden Orchid opens Mandalay branch...Santini conducts hotel service courses...Myanmar-Vietnam business meet on 16 Nov...Eid day on 17 November...Book donation ceremony held in Myanaung...Harvest of model monsoon paddy farm demonstrated in Shwedaung Tsp..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Emphasize improvement of maritime trade"..... ARTICLE: "Flowers blossoming in educational garden of Kayah State" Article & Photos: Thet Htet Ko (Shwetaingmyay-Bawgarthar)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 November 2010
Date of publication: 10 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: China welcomes Myanmar’s smooth general election..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Storm victims in Rakhine State provided with rice and cash assistance...Commander attends harvest of monsoon paddy at model plots...Knowledge on traffic rules disseminated in Toungoo...Thames Management Centre to open business and marketing diploma courses...True Value launches Car Black Box (Car DVR Tv-S003) system...Kyaukse Association (Yangon) to hold collective donation on 20 Nov...KNU terrorists shell Myawady, Phaya Thonsu, leaving some innocent people dead, injured...October sees 50 cases of fire across the country...Para Sports Tourney to be held on 17, 18 Nov...Cash and kind donated to storm victims of Rakhine State...Mayor inspects development work...Specialists providing healthcare in storm-ravaged regions of Rakhine...Myanmar WWW Institute to open programming and website courses...MTF issues rules for 6thYangon Mayor’s Cup Tennis Tournament 2010...Para Sports Tourney to be held on 17, 18 Nov...Cash and kind donated to storm victims of Rakhine State...Mayor inspects development work...New asphalt street put into service in Maubin...Donations invited for storm victims in Myebon...Seminars on World-Class Management at Traders Hotel to start from 17 Nov...Telephone voice logging system for advanced businesses "PERSPECTIVES": "Speed up transport projects"..... ARTICLES: "Pathein-Monywa Road being upgraded to asphalt facility" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing..."A visit to Ye, a developed and pleasant town in Mon State" Article: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon); Photos: Reporter Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 November 2010
Date of publication: 09 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Diplomats of foreign missions observe voting process in Kachin State...Diplomats observe voting process in Mawlamyine...Diplomats of foreign missions visit polling stations in Magway, Magway Region...Diplomats, journalists observe casting votes in Haka and Falam...Diplomats of foreign missions, mediamen visit polling stations in Loikaw...Diplomats of foreign missions visit polling stations in Hpa-an Township...Diplomats of foreign missions, mediamen visit polling stations in Monywa Township..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message Four political objectives of felicitations to King of Cambodia...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Cambodian counterpart...Government rents stadiums to MFF and football clubs...Foreign Affairs Minister sends felicitations to Cambodia... Star Resources to open new class of Hospitality Operation & Service Course in Nov...Gallant to open engineering courses...22nd Ophthalmological Conference on 22 Nov...Specialists provide healthcare in storm-hit regions...Cyclonic storm “Jal” crosses between southern Andhra Pradesh and northern Tamil Nadu coasts of India...Stake driven for construction of library building in Shwegu Township..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Utilize sound foundations for uplifting living standard"..... ARTICLE: "A visit to Ayeyawady Bridge (Nyaungdon) construction site" Article & Photos: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 November 2010
Date of publication: 08 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing cast votes in Multiparty Democracy General Elections 2010 of the Union of Myanmar...Foreign diplomats, UN representatives and journalists observe casting votes...Diplomats observe casting votes in Kachin State...Diplomats and journalists observe voting process in Monywa Tsp...Diplomats, journalists observe polls in Nay Pyi Taw District...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence and wife cast votes...Diplomats of foreign missions and journalists observe voting process in Ayeyawady Region...Diplomats of foreign embassies observe voting process of Multiparty Democracy General Elections 2010 in Bago...Diplomats led by Nepalese Ambassador, correspondents of MFCC and reporters of journals view casting votes and counting ballots in Lashio...Ambassadors, correspondents observe voting process in Mandalay Region...Diplomats observe casting votes in Pyay...Diplomats, media men observe casting votes in Sittway Township...Multiparty Democracy General Elections 2010 held in Shan State (East)...Foreign diplomats visit voting in Taunggyi...Diplomats, journalists visit polling stations in Yangon Region...People freely cast votes for candidates for respective hluttaws...List of Amyotha Hluttaw representatives-elect announced...UEC issues Announcement on list of representatives-elect for Region or State Hluttaw...List of Pyithu Hluttaw representatives-elect announced...List of Pyithu Hluttaw representatives-elect announced..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander’s championship shield volleyball tournament concludes...New library opened in Insein Township..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Leinli Bridge to link hilly and plain regions"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 November 2010
Date of publication: 07 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC member meets members of Thantlang Township Election Subcommission ... New stamp for 2010 multiparty democracy general election on sale..."Achieve democracy goal through voting" ["Perspectives":] ..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Survey shows commercial-scale oil and gas in Gangaw Township - Pale Township has potential for large oil and gas deposits...Myeik Township sees regional development...Proceeds of 4 paintings go to social organizations...Taunggyi hosts Electronics and Personal Goods Exhibition...Myanmar Kowa International introduces Rinnai gas cookers...Yangon Mayor upgrades roads with concrete...EP-2 Minister visits Namkham Township Electrical Engineer’s office...First 390-mile Nay Pyi Taw-Mandalay- Nay Pyi Taw Cycling Race 27-30 Nov...Korean Film Festival 2010 at Thamada Cinema on 26 Nov...Yangon Region Inter-Township Basic Education Schools Football Festival concludes...Commander performs relief work in Giri storm-hit regions...Body beauty and physical culture contest, pageant held...BEHS in Phettaw Village-tract of Taungtha Tsp get upgrade...“Pyinnyar Alin Pya” Library newly-opened in Thakayta Township...Basic Librarian Course (1/2010) on 22 Nov...Physical Distribution Management on 13-14 Nov...Villagers in Kengtung Tsp get CSCs...Sereve cyclonic storm “Jal” is coded yellow stage and it is not moving towards Myanmar coasts..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Achieve democracy goal through voting" ..... ARTICLE: "Yatanarpon Cyber City striving for enhancement of ICT standard in Myanmar" Tin Htwe (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 November 2010
Date of publication: 06 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Successful holding of election—duty of all citizens ..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister attends inauguration of Leinli Bridge on Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Pinlaung Road ... Yangon Mayor signs condolence book for the demise of Former Chairman of Government of the Russian Federation ... Commander meets officials and other ranks ... Civilian wounded in mine blast in Htantabin Township ... Plans underway to build international-standard football stadium in National Sports Park Complex (Mandalay) project to host Sea Games, Asian Games ..... "PERSPECTIVES": Choose good and able persons ..... ARTICLE: Myanmar’s election will be free and fair (Po Yaychan) ..... POEM: "The future of Union" Lu Nyein Thit (Trns) ..... CARTOON: "New democratic nation" Ye Htet [...."As the government has adopted the seven-step Road Map and is implementing it steadfastly, the new democratic nation is not far off...."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.88 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 November 2010
Date of publication: 05 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Foreign diplomats, UN representatives, journalists invited to study casting votes and counting of votes in November 7 elections ..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Japanese Ambassador ... Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Italian Ambassador ... Medical teams make field trips to Giri-ravaged areas of Rakhine State ... Cash and kind donated to storm victims of Rakhine State ... Plan under way to extend seating capacity of Youth Training Centre (Thuwunna) from 20,000 to 50,000 Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe looks into preparations for upgrading YTC (Thuwunna) ... Myanmar-sponsored draft resolution on nuclear disarmament adopted at the First Committee of the UNGA "PERSPECTIVES": Unveil new era by casting votes ..... ARTICLES: We shall vote (Enjoying Fundamental Rights of Citizen) MYINT MAUNG (PHIL. Q) ... "Progress of education sector in Myanmar" Htay Aung ..... POEM: "A ballot so valuable" PYINNYA THU (TRNS) ..... CARTOON: "National opportunity" Khaing Hsu ["... We, all the people, have been looking forward to the opportunity to exercise voting rights for years...now we are going to enjoy the right to vote for the first time in 20 years. We must take pride in this...."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.25 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 November 2010
Date of publication: 04 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: New postage stamp to be sold on 7 Nov "New stamp in commemoration of 2010 Multiparty Democracy General Elections" ..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Egyptian Ambassador ... Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Brazilian Ambassador ... Health care services given in Giri storm-affected regions in Rakhine State ... CSSTB Chairman attends 15th ACCSM Technical Meeting and related meetings ... Myanmar Health Research Conference to share health knowledge on 10 January... Local people of Rakhine State urged to change lifestyle to live in buildings that can withstand natural disasters ..... PERSPECTIVES: Let’s go to polling station... ARTICLES: "Every vote is part of democratization" Khaing Myo Nyi Lar Aung ... "Health sector promises longevity and better health of people" Win Zaw Win ..... POEM: "We'll vote" Zaw Min Min Oo (Trns) ..... CARTOON: :Vote freely: ["...Rights and duties go together in democracy. We cannot shirk duty while expecting rights. Every one is to enjoy democratic rights and perform democratic duties as well....]
Author/creator: New postage stamp to be sold
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.23 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 November 2010
Date of publication: 03 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Every citizen duty-bound to participate in elections" ["Perspectives"]...Electoral work clarified in Kungyangon Township..."Democracy: true friend but bad master" Ye Yint Tint Swe [Article]...Coordination meeting on electoral works held in Yangon South District..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 attends signing of framework agreement for Dawei Deep Seaport, Industrial Estate and Road and Rail Link to Thailand Project - First-ever Special Economic Zone in Myanmar to be established...“Demo’s Birthday” artistes honoured...Appointment of [Lao] Ambassador agreed...Explore Myanmar to come out...NetInfo to conduct CCNA course on 6 Nov...Dy Education Minister meets storm victims in Myebon Township...Specialists give treatment at villages in Myebon Township...Progress of libraries in Hsenwi Tsp inspected...KMD to hold special sales programme on 5 Nov...Noni bottles donated to military hospital...Low pressure area may turn into a depression..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Every citizen duty-bound to participate in elections"..... ARTICLES: "Democracy: true friend but bad master" Ye Yint Tint Swe..."Significant endeavours of information sector for serving public interest" Hlaing Bwa (Parami).....POEM: "Let's Vote" Thaung Ko Ko (Trns)...CARTOON: "Let the world see" Min Htet ["...To let the world know that we are the citizens who deserve democracy, we all must dutifully cast votes..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 November 2010
Date of publication: 02 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Participate in building a new nation" ["Perspectives"]..."Let’s welcome free and fair general elections on 7th November 2010" Tin Myint (Shwepyitha) [Article]..."Grandpa, what are the advantages and disadvantages if the people boycott the election and if it does not take place resulting in nonexistence of the Hluttaw?" - "The opportunity to discuss freely and frankly in the Hluttaw will be wasted, there will be no check and balance and the people will then lose democratic rights, granddaughter" - "I see!" Ye Htet [Cartoon]... "The fifth step" ["...At the fifth step Let’s show our strength Multiparty elections We are ready to partake For a new system To be firm and perfect Let’s go en masse And cast votes" Maung Thin Pyant (Kyaikhtaw)(Trns)][Poem]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister attends 8th ASEAN-India Summit, 5th East Asia Summit, 2nd ASEAN-Russia Summit, ASEAN-Australia Summit, ASEAN-New Zealand Commemorative Summit...Foreign Affairs Minister U Nyan Win attends 17th ASEAN Summit and related summits...Rehabilitation works carried out in storm-hit regions of Sittway District...Prime Minister U Thein Sein calls on Vietnamese President...Prime Minister U Thein Sein receives Chairman of Viet Tel Corporation...Prime Minister U Thein Sein receives UN Secretary-General...Prime Minister U Thein Sein meets President of Philippines...Prime Minister U Thein Sein arrives back in Nay Pyi Taw...Embassy staff pay respects to Prime Minister...NPED Minister discusses economic matters at 17th ASEAN Summit and related meetings...Healthcare provided to storm-hit Rakhine State...Industry-2 Minister supervises relief work in Kyaukpyu...Prime Minister U Thein Sein attends concluding of 17th ASEAN Summit..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Participate in building a new nation"..... ARTICLE: "Let’s welcome free and fair general elections on 7th November 2010" Tin Myint (Shwepyitha).....CARTOON: "Grandpa, what are the advantages and disadvantages if the people boycott the election and if it does not take place resulting in nonexistence of the Hluttaw?" - "The opportunity to discuss freely and frankly in the Hluttaw will be wasted, there will be no check and balance and the people will then lose democratic rights, granddaughter" - "I see!" Ye Htet.....POEM: "The fifth step" ["...At the fifth step Let’s show our strength Multiparty elections We are ready to partake For a new system To be firm and perfect Let’s go en masse And cast votes" Maung Thin Pyant (Kyaikhtaw)(Trns)]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 November 2010
Date of publication: 01 November 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Elect trustworthy candidates for better future ["Perspectives"]..."Let’s vote for reliable candidates" Myo Myat Maung [Article]...[Cartoon against "don't vote" calls]..."Vote for the new era" Wai Yan Maung (Trns)[poem]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Algerian President...Senior General Than Shwe welcomes back Prime Minister on his return from Vietnam...Maj-Gen Hla Min of Ministry of Defence supervises relief work in storm-hit regions...Foreign Minister sends congratulations to Algerian counterpart...Myanmar bags eight gold in International Shaolin Wushu Festival...PM U Thein Sein attends 13th ASEAN-Japan Summit, 13th ASEANKorea Summit, 13th ASEAN-China Summit, 13th ASEAN+3 Summit...Prime Minister attends working dinner of Heads of State/Government of ASEAN...MASA awards winners of 10th paper reading session-2010...Prime Minister U Thein Sein participates in 3rd ASEAN-UN Summit...Prime Minister U Thein Sein attends Retreat Session of Heads of State/Government from ASEAN countries...Prime Minister attends 2nd Mekong-Japan Summit...Prime Minister attends working luncheon of Heads of State/Government of ASEAN countries...Prime Minister arrives in Hanoi of Vietnam...Prime Minister U Thein Sein attends Gala Dinner hosted by Vietnamese PM and wife...Prime Minister U Thein Sein attends opening of 17th ASEAN Summit...Prime Minister congratulates Algerian counterpart..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Elect trustworthy candidates for better future"..... ARTICLE: "Let’s vote for reliable candidates" Myo Myat Maung.....CARTOON: [against "don't vote" calls].....POEM: "Vote for the new era" Wai Yan Maung (Trns)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 November 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 October 2010
Date of publication: 31 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Multi-party democracy general election...Instructions to be followed in voting process...Notable points to avert having votes cancelled [these 2 items have appeared in NLM since 27 October]..."Although having different choices, let’s vote for the common goal" Kyaw Myo Naung [Article]... "Cast your votes to shape a democracy" ["Perspectives"]..."To the polling station" Yenatha Maung Kyaw Nyunt (Trns)[Poem]..."Join hands firmly. The goal is in sight. Multi-party democracy. Peaceful, modern and developed democratic nation. It is time all united" Lin Myat [Cartoon]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Hla Min of Ministry of Defence renders assistance to storm-hit areas...Sports Minister hands over State Flag to sports contingent participating in 16th Asian Games...Donation ceremony for cyclone victims held...Promotion Computer Training Centre shares computer knowledge...Fire engines, ambulances donated to FSD...FIFA Grassroots Coaching Course commences...Relief and rehabilitation work carried out in Myebon...AKP to start new hotel and tourism classes on 1 Nov..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Cast your votes to shape a democracy"..... ARTICLES: "Progress of ICT sector contributes to change of lifestyle in Myanmar society" Article: Zaw Moe Thauk..."Pyawbwe-Ywamon-Natmauk-Kanbya-Magway Road" Byline & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu).....POEM: "To the polling station" Yenatha Maung Kyaw Nyunt (Trns) .....CARTOON: "Join hands firmly. The goal is in sight. Multi-party democracy. Peaceful, modern and developed democratic nation. It is time all united" Lin Myat
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 October 2010
Date of publication: 30 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Remain vigilant against elements sowing hatred among national people" Myint Aung (Zeyamye)["...Our country will practise genuine and discipline flourishing multiparty democracy system. Today is in the transitional period to democracy, so the youth should not place trust in instigations. Indeed, politics is the affairs of a nation. In other words, politics means what is happening in the human society, isn’t it? And politics is of two types: party politics and national politics. Short and to the point, party politics means activities that are concerning with getting support for one political party in a country. My suggestion in that regard is that after a political party comes to power, it should continue to serve the interest of the people and the nation. So, you should vote for such candidates who are reliable for national interest or who keep the promises they have given since the run-up to elections..."[Article]..."Cast votes all eligible voters" Soe Moe-Pathein (Trns)[poem]...Instructions to be followed in voting proce...Notable points to avert having votes cancelled... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Hla Min inspects relief work for cyclone victims in Rakhine State...Indian Army delegation on study tour of Yangon, Nay Pyi Taw, Mandalay...Special criminal appeal cases heard...WFP Resident Representative calls on PBANRDA Minister...Cash and kind donated to cyclone victims...Computer Journal comes out...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence attends opening of Myanmar ICT Exhibition-2010...Upgraded BEMS opened in Kyaukka Ywama village...State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee Chairman leaves for Indonesia...UMFCCI meets Mitsubishi Corporation... "PERSPECTIVES": "Cast your ballot in view of a new era"..... ARTICLES: "Railroad networks cover the whole country" Article: Moe Myint Lin Let..."Remain vigilant against elements sowing hatred among national people" Myint Aung (Zeyamye) ["...Our country will practise genuine and discipline flourishing multiparty democracy system. Today is in the transitional period to democracy, so the youth should not place trust in instigations. Indeed, politics is the affairs of a nation. In other words, politics means what is happening in the human society, isn’t it? And politics is of two types: party politics and national politics. Short and to the point, party politics means activities that are concerning with getting support for one political party in a country. My suggestion in that regard is that after a political party comes to power, it should continue to serve the interest of the people and the nation. So, you should vote for such candidates who are reliable for national interest or who keep the promises they have given since the run-up to elections...".....POEM: "Cast votes all eligible voters" Soe Moe-Pathein (Trns).....CARTOON: "As we have the right to choose freely we are certain to achieve democracy."..."Kayah State achieving bumper harvests of crops" Byline & Photos: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1,4MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 October 2010
Date of publication: 29 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Registered political parties submit lists of party members to UEC..."Use democracy right by making correct choices" ["Perspectives"]..."Peaceful transition from military to democratic rule" Maung Sedana (B.A, B.Ed) [Article]["...If the election is held successfully, Myanmar will be transformed from old to new political system. Therefore, successful completion of elections means the victory of Myanmar people and the political end of internal and external pessimists. And if the forthcoming election is unsuccessful, subversives will celebrate a victory, and the entire Myanmar people will be in no position to achieve the democracy goal. So, I would say that voting is successful completion of elections and failure to vote is disruptive to elections..."]...Instructions to be followed in voting process ......Notable points to avert having votes cancelled... "Vying for beauty" Ponnawady Tint Hnaung (Trns)[Poem]...["Drawing nearer the elections Preparations underway All marching in unity Democracy their road"]..."What will you choose when you vote, “man” or “principle”? -- "Neither “man” nor “principle” alone will do. I’ll consider both" “man” and “principle” and make a choice Myay Zar [cartoon]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Turkish President...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Turkish counterpart...Commander, ministers supervise rehabilitation tasks in storm-ravaged regions...Foreign Affairs Minister felicitates Turkish counterpart...Disease preventive measures taken in storm-hit areas...MWJA CEC holds meeting (10/2010)...Information Minister attends prize presentation ceremony of MWJA...Free health care given to residents of Sangyoung Tsp...Soft Guide Computer introduces horoscope software...Fuji Xerox photocopiers on display at Myanmar ICT Exhibition 2010...Relief aids airlifted to storm-ravaged regions...Cash provided for storm victims...City Baby Club at China Town...Maj-Gen Thet Naing Win inspects regional development tasks in Mawlamyine...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut on inspection tour of Taunggyi District...A&I Minister meets foreign guest, Vietnamese Ambassador...Giri victims provided with cash and kind..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Use democracy right by making correct choices"..... ARTICLES: "Gradual development of marine and air transport" Article: Maung Chit Kyi..."Peaceful transition from military to democratic rule" Maung Sedana (B.A, B.Ed).....POEM: "Vying for beauty" Ponnawady Tint Hnaung (Trns) ["Drawing nearer the elections Preparations underway All marching in unity, Democracy their road"].....CARTOON: "What will you choose when you vote, “man” or “principle”? -- "Neither “man” nor “principle” alone will do. I’ll consider both" Myay Zar
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 October 2010
Date of publication: 28 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Strengthen democracy foundation by voting" ["Perspectives"]...Shan State election subcommission meets..."In a major democratic nation like USA, the people tend to disapprove of the person they have elected..." Myay Zar [Cartoon]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sees off Prime Minister U Thein Sein on his departure for Vietnam to attend 17th ASEAN Summit and related Summits...When Kyangin-Pakokku Railroad Project is completed, local products can be transported to arid regions at low cost - Senior General Than Shwe on inspection tour of Ayeyawady Region...Neyinzaya Bridge in Kalay Tsp inaugurated...Commander, Minister supervise rehabilitation works in Myebon...UMFCCI officials meet Chinese guests...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut attends ushering of Inlay PhaungdawU Buddha images, Inntha traditional regatta...Mon Peace Group hands over weapons to the State...Health care services provided to storm victims... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strengthen democracy foundation by voting"..... ARTICLES: "For them, the most important thing is..." Dagonthar..."Electric power projects to improve public living status" Ko Thitsar.....POEM: "To raise nation’s glory" Khun Ye Thwe-Ayethaya (Trns).....CARTOON: "In a major democratic nation like USA, the people tend to disapprove of the person they have elected..." Myay Zar
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 October 2010
Date of publication: 27 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Choose a representative capable of serving public interest by yourself" ["Perspectives"] ..."Inaugurate the new democratic state with correct voting" Kyaw Min Lu (Shwepyitha)[Article]..."Assess, decide and choose" [Cartoon]..."Be proud to vote" Aung Khant Min (Trns) [Poem]...Instructions to be followed in voting process...Notable points to avert having votes cancelled...UEC Chairman meets subcommissions in Nay Pyi Taw District..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Smooth transport will contribute to convenience in traveling from one place to another along with improvement in social, economic, education and health sectors - Better relations between one region and another due to smooth transport will further cement friendly ties between national races and help expand the horizons of local people...Relief supplies provided to storm victims in Myebon Tsp...Journalist U Thein Tan Library opened in Maubin Tsp...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut of Ministry of Defence inspects regional development tasks...YGN Mayor attends road inauguration...Fire preventive measures inspected...Attempted bomb attacks exposed due to public cooperation..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Choose a representative capable of serving public interest by yourself"..... ARTICLES: "Inaugurate the new democratic state with correct voting" Kyaw Min Lu (Shwepyitha)..."Road and bridge networks across the nation" Arkar Hein.....CARTOON: "Assess, decide and choose" ..... POEM: "Be proud to vote" Aung Khant Min (Trns)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 October 2010
Date of publication: 26 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Do not waste unique opportunity to vote" ["Perspectives"]..."Let’s go to polling station and vote" Maung Deh Doe [Article]..."Go away! Don’t disturb. We won’t allow you to destroy democracy which is now within reach. Don’t attempt to puncture the big drum as you stand no chance to play the leading role" [Cartoon]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Development of transport sector goes hand in hand with other economic, education, health and social sectors - Senior General Than Shwe on inspection tour of Bogale, Pyapon and Dedaye townships in Ayeyawady Region...Commander inspects rubber and teak plantations...WFP Representative presents entrustment and accreditation letter to FM...Fire at oil spill in Pakokku Tsp leaves 14 dead...Giri victims provided with cash and kind...Earthquake jolts...Myanmar Arts and Science Academy holds paper reading session...Tatmadaw (Navy) rescues two storm-hit foreign vessels...Giri leaves some destruction and casualities along its path - Responsible people carrying out relief and rehabilitation tasks in cyclone-hit regions..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Do not waste unique opportunity to vote"..... ARTICLES: "Let’s go to polling station and vote" Maung Deh Doe..."Myanmar’s food supply enough for its population of far furture" Maung Win Naing.....CARTOON: "Go away! Don’t disturb. We won’t allow you to destroy democracy which is now within reach. Don’t attempt to puncture the big drum as you stand no chance to play the leading role" .....POEM: "Of your own free will" Myo Myat Myat Myint Maung (Trns)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 October 2010
Date of publication: 25 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Embrace the right to vote" ["Perspectives"]..."Notable points about voting process" U Ko... [Article] "To the polling stations we all go" Zaw Min Min Oo (Trns)[Poem]...Just work really hard for the people, they’ll not be hesitant to cast votes" [Cartoon]...Multiparty democracy elections are set out to be held on 7 November 2010 - Whatever the challenges facing us, we are determined to do our utmost for the successful conclusion of the free and fair general elections..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends UN Day message - Myanmar has full faith in the important role being played by the United Nations in promoting social justice, economic progress and better standard of living of the citizens of the world...Yangon Port to be upgraded systematically through a plan according to day-by-day growing commodity flow - Senior General Than Shwe inspects development of Yangon Port...Pyinmana Township Association (Yangon) honours outstanding students...FM attends the 10th High-Level Roundtable Meeting in Laos...Central Committee for observing 90th Anniversary National Day meets...Relief supplies and cash assistance provided to storm Giri victims...EP-2 Minister visits power stations..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Embrace the right to vote"..... ARTICLE: "Notable points about voting process" U Ko.....POEM: "To the polling stations we all go" Zaw Min Min Oo (Trns).....CARTOON: "Just work really hard for the people, they’ll not be hesitant to cast votes"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: psd (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 October 2010
Date of publication: 24 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Let’s vote in free and fair election" ["Perspectives"]..."Let’s vote in elections" Mya Myinmo (Taunggyi) [Article]..."Let’s vote" [POEM]..."New democratic nation" [Cartoon]...Mandalay Region subcommission coordinates electoral process..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister U Thein Sein to attend 17th ASEAN Summit and related summits...Fullmoon Day of Thadingyut, Abhidhamma Day observed on grand scale across Myanmar...Construction Minister meets personnel of Caterpillar...Cyclone Giri victims provided with cash and kind...Hockey Tournament Final: Yangon Vs Mandalay...Hospitality Management courses at AKP on 1 Nov...New rainfall record...Nay Pyi Taw illuminated on Fullmoon Day of Thadingyut...Images and activities of Nay Pyi Taw on the Fullmoon Day of Thadingyut, Abhidhamma Day...Commerce Minister attends China-ASEAN Expo, China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit...Cyclone Giri centred near Salin Township, Magway Region...Inland storm centred near Myaung southeast of Monywa...Inland storm centred near Butalin likely to weaken...Public warning about possible landslide: Signs of landslide; Preparedness measures to be taken against landslide; Measures to be taken after landslide...Transport Minister receives personnel from Daewoo International Corporation...Myanmar ICT Exhibition 2010 kicks off on 29 Oct...Low pressure area clears...Inland storm reduced to green level, abating..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Let’s vote in free and fair election"..... ARTICLE: "Let’s vote in elections" Mya Myinmo (Taunggyi).....POEM: "Let’s vote".....CARTOON: "New democratic nation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 October 2010
Date of publication: 23 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Chairman of Rakhine State election subcommission meets members of election sub commissions in Sittway..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Hla Min of Ministry of Defence meets Ngwechi-6 long staple cotton growers in Minhla Tsp...A&I Minister receives Japanese, Italian guests...Chinese guests call on EP. 1 Minister...Fishery inspectors course (4) concludes...YCDC building new pavements...Civil service course for junior officers concludes...Cyclone Giri reaches red level...Cyclone Giri moving towards Rakhine coast...Cyclone Giri to make landfall this evening between Sittway and Kyaukpyu...Cyclone Giri reaches brown level...Cyclone Giri moving northeastwards crossing between Myaypon and An Townships...Warnings for preparedness measures against storm...Commander attends prize presentation of shooting contest...Warnings for preparedness measures against storm...Public warning about possible landslide Signs of landslide...Preparedness measures to be taken against landslide...Measures to be taken after landslide...Preparedness measures to be taken against storm...Measures to be taken during storm...Measures to be taken after storm...Forestry Minister back from Brunei...Industry-2 Minister meets Italian industrialist...Dy Health Minister visits hospitals and rural health centres in Paungde Tsp...Myanmar Wushu players to participate in 8th International Shaolin Wushu Festival...MHD, TV, radios, NDPCC issue cyclone Giri warnings...Cyclone Giri likely to abate into moderate storm...Akyitakan villagers’ thirst for knowledge fulfilled...Talks on fire prevention held in Tatkon Township..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Thadingyut Fullmoon Day, Abhidhamma Day"..... ARTICLES: "Motkhar Dam to boost agricultural production in west of Bago Yoma" Byline & Photos : Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)..."The Significant and Noble Day of Abhidhamma (The Fullmoon Day of Thadingyut, Mahapavarana Day)" Ba Sein (Religious Affairs)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 October 2010
Date of publication: 22 October 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State Flag Law, State Seal Law, National Anthem Law, State Flag Rules, State Seal Rules and National Anthem Rules issued...Prime Minister attends hoisting of State Flag of Republic of the Union of Myanmar...Transport Minister visits IWT offices...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Basic proficiency course (2/2010) for electricians opens...SLRD holds coordination meeting...Geology get-together 2 January...Maj-Gen Hla Min of Ministry of Defence meets families of local battalions in Pyay District...PBANRDA Minister oversees regional development tasks in Myaungmya, Nyaungdon, Twantay townships...Golf Masters Magazine Readers Tournament 2010 (Yangon) on 3 Nov...MMCWA’s Central Council meets...Insee Diamond launch party held...Want to work in Logistics & Shipping industry?...Fifth white elephant arrives in Nay Pyi Taw...Cyclone Giri likely to cross Rakhine State...Talks on traffic rules given in Zeyathiri Tsp..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Upgrade roads through Yoma mountain ranges"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 October 2010
Date of publication: 21 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Let’s vote to choose reliable public representatives" ["Perspectives"]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Hla Min of Ministry of Defence inspects Pyay-Paukkhaung-Toungoo Road...Chinese guests call on A & I Minister...Transport Minister visits MPA and IWT in Sittway...UMFCCI attends 7th China-ASEAN Expo 2010...Minister meets staff of Settlement and Land Records Dept...Commander tours Kengtung Station...Deputy Transport Minister meets Thai guests...Book on World Shipping in circulation...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence attends prize-giving ceremony of Latha Township BEHS No-2, tours Yangon North District...Shine Khant introduces Golden Rose & Classic Products...Polar Brand groundnut oil on market...How to enrol at MDIS in S’pore...Want to learn ACCA and CAT in Singapore?...First World Statistics Day observed...Low pressure area likely to intensify into moderate storm... Hlawgar Park to be kept open on Fullmoon Day, first Waning of Thadingyut..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Let’s vote to choose reliable public representatives"..... ARTICLES: "Pathein-Ngapudaw Road to complete road network in Ayeyawady Region" Byline: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Kyaw Moe Lwin..."Yazagyo Dam, prospect for development of Myittha Basin" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 October 2010
Date of publication: 20 October 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: With prevailing peace and stability, the State has built infrastructures in various sectors for regional development - Prime Minister on tour of Shan State (North)...Mid-Year Myanma Gems Emporium 2010 in November...Sixth anniversary of Sein Gay Har (Pyay Road) held...Axe brand universal oil to be on display in Mandalay Expo 2010...On-job training course for Post-Harvest Fisheries Technology concludes...Life Style & People’s Choice 2010 from 22 to 25 Oct...Mandalay, Bago regions see flood - Local authorities rendering necessary assistance...Railways Ministry of PRC presents locomotives to Ministry of Rail Transportation...Low pressure at Mid-east of Bay of Bengal...Knowledge on traffic rules disseminated in Pobbathiri Township...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (19 -10-2010) "PERSPECTIVES": "Electric power: driving force behind industrialization"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 October 2010
Date of publication: 19 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC explains preparations for the upcoming elections, voting process to diplomats, resident representatives of UN agencies, journalists and secretaries of Region/State subcommissions..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Industrial Zone Committee in Yangon Region meets...Appointment of [Turkish] Ambassador agreed on...Ceremony to mark World Post Day 2010 observed...Work proficiency course (1/2010) for Accountants (Grade-4) opens...Mangrove forests in Delta to be regenerated soon...UMFCCI General Secretary meets Japanese Counsellor...True Value introduces home/office security system...Order on Cosmetics issued...Yatanarpon (Mandalay) upriver bridge of Ayeyawady Bridge opened...Commander attends Commander’s Shield Championship Shooting Contest...Heavy rains cause floods in NyaungU and TadaU Townships...SANYO Eneloop battery put into market...Launching party of Shine tooth paste held...Taungle Village has access to solar power electricity...Zoological Garden (Nay Pyi Taw) to be kept open on Fullmoon Day of Thadingyut (Abhidhamma Day)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Make sustained efforts to ensure food security"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 October 2010
Date of publication: 18 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC member meets subcommissions of Mandalay Region, Districts and Townships...Thunder strike kills three..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: It is necessary to make efforts for development of the State through combined strength of nations’ natural resources and human resources - Myanmar has taken first step towards the goal of national industrialization...A & I Ministry honours outstanding students and athletes...Construction Minister inspects upgrading of Lashio-Mansan road section...Toyo Battery honours big sellers...LID Commander’s Shield Football Tournament concludes...Slight earthquake jolts...Talks on traffic rules given in Ottara Thiri Tsp..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Better health care of mothers and children"..... ARTICLES: "Taungdwingyi Township sees a growing number of plantations" Byline & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)..."Hopang, a land of rubber farms" Byline & Photos: Win Hlaing Oo
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 October 2010
Date of publication: 17 October 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar needs to bolster brain industry to manufacture sophisticated electronics, computers and software for industrialization - No. 3 Generator of Yeywa Hydropower Plant launched...Prime Minister inspects tasks to improve drainage system in Mandalay...Commander visits local regiments of Hmawby Station...Workshop on conservation of Myeik Archipelago held...207 narcotic drug cases exposed in September 2010...Talks on traffic rules held...Rice production of Myanmar increasing faster than demand contributing not only to local consumption but also to world food supply - World Food Day 2010 observed in Nay Pyi Taw...Bay Storm crosses Orissa Coast, India...Dokhtawady River at 892 cm...Traffic rule enforcement course concludes..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Build road networks to link the whole Union"..... ARTICLE: "Chipwenge Hydropower Project in Kachin State" Article: Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung); Photo: Myint Aung (Ahlon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 October 2010
Date of publication: 16 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Meetings on electoral process held in Shan State..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence attends opening of Food Fair 2010...Civil servants to refrain from party politics, but to continue pursuing national causes and national interest...A&I Minister receives Chinese guests...Mines Ministry’s assistance benefits students...MAT to conduct management course on 19 Oct...Heavy rains cause floods in Pwintbyu, Ngaphe Townships... Dokehtawady River at 885 cm in Myitnge...Basic Management Proficiency Course concludes...Indian clothes, utensils on sale at discount...Bay Storm crosses Orissa Coast, India...M’Jangyang TV retransmitting station commissioned...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (15-10-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Sound foundations for posterity"..... ARTICLE: "A visit to model agricultural farm in Bawaing village, Pantanaw Tsp" Article & Photos: Thet Htet Ko (Bawgarmyay)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 October 2010
Date of publication: 15 October 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar launched National Vision 2020 on 10 October 2000 in order to eradicate avoidable blindness and reduce the percentage of blind people to less than 0.5 - Only when governmental organizations, WHO, NGOs, and the people cooperate with added momentum, will Vision 2020 be achieved...Commander provides flood victims with relief aid in Ayadaw Township...Myanmar National Practitioner Workshop on Reintegration Assistance to Victims of Trafficking kicks off...Myanmar WWW Institute to conduct IT courses in Oct...KIA mine kills two, injures one...Winners awarded in Military Code of Conduct Contest...Commander looks into inundation areas in Mandalay...Officials repairing damages of heavy rain regions in some States/Regions - Flood victims evacuated to safe places...A & I Minister visits Kanyin Creek Dam Project...World Teachers Day celebrated in Mon State...Knowledge bank library opens in Mawlamyinegyun Tsp...Storm news..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Enhance utilization of farmlands for food security"..... ARTICLE: "Tawma Village of Yaw region enjoying development fruits" Article & Photos: Kalay Win Thu
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 October 2010
Date of publication: 14 October 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Local people in storm-hit areas enjoy better living conditions than that previously - Prime Minister addresses ceremony to mark International Day for Disaster Reduction...F&R Minister attends IMF, WB meetings...Crocodile captured four days after attacking man...Some traffic routes to be temporarily closed for White Cane Day Walking Race...Commander presents aid to flood victims of Sagaing, Myinmu townships...Korea EPS system resumes...MAC to hold prize-presenting ceremony on 20 Nov...English Proficiency Course No. 5/2010 opens...Floods and inundation occur in some areas - Authorities provide necessary assistance for flood victims...Storm news...Water level at Dokhtawady...Talks on traffic rules given in Zeyathiri Tsp..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Improve quality and production of goods"..... ARTICLES: "Myanmar Women" Maung Kyaa Nyo..."Kyaikmaraw Township enjoying cumulative development" Byline: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon); Photos: Reporter Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 October 2010
Date of publication: 13 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral process explained in Zabuthiri Township...National Development and Peace Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Mro (or) Khami National Solidarity Organization presents its policy, stance and work programmes..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Transport Minister inspects Thandwe Airport...Conference of MMA’s Rehabilitation Unit on 15-16 Oct...Book “Diabetes” in circulation...Calsome cereal game competition held...Fire engine on donation in Maubin Tsp...Commander inspects tea plantations in Falam and Haka Tsps...Foreign Affairs Minister receives Japanese guests...Commander inspects flood-hit areas as flood recedes in Mandalay...English proficiency course concludes at SWRR Ministry... CPT Minister visits staff quarters...UMFCCI Vice-President receives Japanese guests...Hospitality Management Course in Nov...Six wounded in train collision in Bago Township...Fire preventive measures inspected at Tatkon Myoma Market...Low pressure at Bay of Bengal...Dokehtawady at 903 cm in Myitnge...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (12-10-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Myanmar, Thailand to boost bilateral trade"..... ARTICLE: "Taninthayi Region achieving development in leaps and bounds" Article & Photos: Tekkatho Ko Latt
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 October 2010
Date of publication: 12 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Casting vote demonstration in Bawlake Township...Unity and Democracy Party of Kachin State (UDPKS) presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Kayin State Democracy and Development Party-KSDDP presents its policy, stance and work programmes..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to King of Spain...Senior General Than Shwe receives Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand Mr Abhisit Vejjajiva...Maj-Gen Myint Soe inspects Ayeyawady Bridge (Sinkhan) construction project...Foreign Minister felicitates Spanish counterpart...Industry-1 Minister visits factories in Kyaukse...Traffic rules clarified in Pobbathiri Tsp...Thai Prime Minister Mr Abhisit Vejjajiva tours Nay Pyi Taw...Thai goodwill delegation led by Prime Minister Mr Abhisit Vejjajiva leaves Yangon...PM U Thein Sein, Thai PM Mr. Abhisit Vejjajiva hold talks on strengthening bilateral friendship...Prime Minister U Thein Sein hosts luncheon in honour of Thai goodwill delegation led by Prime Minister Mr Abhisit Vejjajiva...U Thant Kyaw presents credentials to Belgian King...Upgrading of Pathein-Monywa Road in progress...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Spanish counterpart...Prime Minister U Thein Sein welcomes Thai counterpart..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Smooth transport: centre stage of regional development"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 October 2010
Date of publication: 11 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Khami National Development Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...National Democratic Force presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Member of UEC meets election subcommissions in Pathein...Advanced English Proficiency Course concludes...SRHMA concludes hotel services & management courses, academic courses..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Curriculum Vitae of H.E. Mr Abhisit Vejjajiva, Prime Minister of Kingdom of Thailand...Prime Minister U Thein Sein looks into Ayeyawady Bridge (Pakokku) construction project...Information Minister visits NyaungU District IPRD...Wai Yan (2) Electronic & IT shop opens...NetInfo to conduct Hardware A+ course on 14 Oct...SIMM to present stipend to students...New Rainfall Record...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut visits Kalaw Station, inspects coal-fired power plant (Tikyit)...Pyawbwe-Ywamon-Natmauk- Kanbya asphalt road inaugurated...Dokhtawady River remains above danger level..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Improve ecotourism with environmental conservation"..... ARTICLE: "Dockyards contributing a lot to transport service of IWT" Article: Ye Win Hsaung (Kyemon); Photos: IWT
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 October 2010
Date of publication: 10 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Kaman National Progressive Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Fijian President...Prime Minister sends message of felicitations to Fijian counterpart...The national railroad network, which will emerge the length and breadth of the country as railroad corridor, will contribute to improvement of socio-economic status of the national brethren...Information Minister attends book donation ceremony for Pakokku U Ohn Pe Library...Aung Su Paing introduces two-million gallon diesel tank...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut meets officers, other ranks, families in Shan State...Maj-Gen Hla Min inspects regional development tasks...FM sends message of felicitations to Fijian counterpart...SPDC Member U Tin Aye attends opening of Ruby Mart (Yangon)...Flood warning...Traffic rules talks given at Ottarathiri Tsp..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Establish more libraries to disseminate knowledge to rural people"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 October 2010
Date of publication: 09 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: National Democratic Party for Development presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Union Solidarity and Development Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...UEC chairman meets state/district/township/ward/ village-tract subcommissions in Myitkyina..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Myint Soe of Ministry of Defence supervises regional development tasks in Tanai Township...New Rainfall Record...Foreign Affairs Minister arrives back from Belgium...Dy Health Minister addresses coord meeting on research...Transport Minister visits staff housings in Zabuthiri Township...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut meets Tatmadawmen and families at Naungwoe local battalion in Ba Htoo station...Heavy rains cause floods in some parts of nation - Authorities provide assistance for victims...Special Appellate Bench hears appeal cases...Storm News..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Nurture highly-qualified national race youths"..... ARTICLES: "PCOs, a drive for emergence of modern and developed new nation" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe..."Construction of Ayeyawady Bridge (Sinkhan) swinging into action" Article: Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung); Photos: Reporter Myint Aung (Ahlon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 October 2010
Date of publication: 08 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC member meets Pyay district/township subcommission members...WA Democratic Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Phalon-Sawaw Democratic Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Voting process demonstration staged in Thaton Tsp...UEC Member U Saw Ba Hlaing meets subcommissions in Kayin State...Electoral process courses opened in Gangaw Tsp..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Thai Prime Minister Mr Abhisit Vejjajiva to pay official visit to Myanmar...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut inspects environmental conservation in Inlay Lake...A&I Minister discusses agriculture sector...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Talks on traffic rules given...Construction Minister meets Special Construction Groups (Road, Bridge, Building and Airport...Energy Minister inspects LPG station (Ahlon) and fuel station...19 dead, three missing in ferry accident in Labutta Township...Forestry Minister inspects plywood factory and saw mills in Bago...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence inspects road works, sluice gate...MES to conduct talks...Information Minister inspects MRTV retransmission station in Bawditahtaung...One civilian losts right ankle in landmine blast...Maj-Gen Hla Min views development of Thandaunggyi, Toungoo...Storm News..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Raise crops cultivation and production"..... ARTICLES: "A trip to Kayah State, facilitated with road and bridge network" Byline & Photos: Thet Htet Ko (Bawgarmyay)..."Yangon enjoying improved facilities" Article & Photos: Reporter Than Swe (Pabedan)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (408K)
Date of entry/update: 08 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 October 2010
Date of publication: 07 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Inn National Development Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Rakhine Nationalities Development Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Coord meeting for electoral process held in Myeik..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Myint Soe of Ministry of Defence inspects measures taken for Myitsone Hydropower Project...Commander inspects development tasks in Kalay District...Labour Minister visits Mingaladon Industrial Zone...EMP to display Haicneal shampoo at Yangon Trade Fair 2010...Mistral Air Cooler available at Yangon Trade Fair 2010...A & I Minister attends 30th FAO Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific...EP-2 minister receives Korean guests...Mayor inspects regional development tasks...ISO 14001- Environmental Management Standard (EMS) Course...Information Minister facilitates rural libraries in Monywa District...New building for rural library in Mongphyat Township opened...Divapali Day falls on 5 November..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Constantly uplift noble characters of teachers"..... ARTICLES: "More and more plantations for natural ecology" Byline and photos: Yamanya Thwe Mon..."Frog catcher’s pilgrimage" By H.K.Aye
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (335K)
Date of entry/update: 07 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 October 2010
Date of publication: 06 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Chin Progressive Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Electoral process courses open in Lashio..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives army, navy attachés of Thailand...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Chinese military attachés...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut tours Kayah State to inspect regional development...Industry-2 Minister inspects factories in Thaton, Bilin and Yangon...Online assessment course opens...Traffic, power supply return to normal in Hinthada after strong winds, rain...Information Minister attends opening of Pyinnya Yaungchi Library in Salingyi Tsp...Yoma Yaza Co Ltd conducts lucky draw programme...Champion Construction Materials Co Ltd to participate in Yangon Trade Fair-2010...UMFCCI Vice-Chairman receives Japanese guests...Teachers admired in Myanmar society as noble persons who are shouldering decent duties with goodwill, devotion and sacrifices for shaping the great future of new generations - Government striving for human resource development while putting efforts into promotion of teachers’ worth and national education standard..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strengthen friendly ties between Myanmar and Laos"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 October 2010
Date of publication: 05 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [National Democratic Force party]...Modern People Party presents party’s policy, stance and work programmes...Kayah State-in-charge, UEC member, supervises demonstration on casting votes..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing and party pay homage to That Louang Stupa in Vientiane...Senior General Than Shwe’s wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing visits Lao Women’s Association...Concordia to conduct survey, GPS courses...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing pay homage to Ing Hang Stupa in Savannakhet...Governor of Savannakhet Province of Lao PDR calls on Senior General Than Shwe...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing tour Savannakhet...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing meets with Laotian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defence...NPED Minister receives Chairman of Lao-Myanmar Friendship Association...Schwan-Stabilo stationery in distribution...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing seen off by Vice-President of Lao PDR Mr Bounnhang Vorachit..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Respect teachers constantly"..... ARTICLES: "Future comes from hands of today’s teachers" U Than Oo
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 October 2010
Date of publication: 04 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Chin National Party presents it’s policy, stance and work programmes...Wunthanu NLD (Union of Myanmar) presents its policy, stance and work programmes..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Mutual friendship and cooperation between the two nations would be further strengthened Lao-Myanmar Provincial Regional Border Committee needs to be formed - Senior General Than Shwe. We believe that Myanmar will be able to hold the upcoming elections successfully and we fully support the elections for their success - Mr Choummaly Sayasone...Myanmar delegation led by Foreign Minister attends United Nations General Assembly...Yangon Mayor opens concrete roads in Mingala Taungnyunt, Kyimyindine Tsps...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing accorded welcome from Laotian President...Senior General Than Shwe receives Prime Minister of Lao PDR Mr Bouasone Bouphavanh...CSSTB Chairman pays study visit to India...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing arrive in Vientiane of Lao PDR...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend dinner hasted by Laotian President and wife...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing arrive back from Lao PDR..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Give health educative talks down to rural areas"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 October 2010
Date of publication: 03 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union of Myanmar Federation of National Politics presents its policy, stance and work programmes...National Political Alliance presents its policy, stance and work programmes..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to German President...Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Korean President...Prime Minister sends felicitations to German Chancellor...Prime Minister attends opening of new building of Central Bank of Myanmar, Nay Pyi Taw...MPF observes 46th anniversary...Foreign Minister felicitates German counterpart...Myanmar selected junior volleyball team arrives back home...Sale promotion of Falcon engine oil launched...Essentials and Practical Engineering Course 11-29 Oct...Kayah State Chairman oversees regional development tasks...Dy PBANRDA Minister inspects regional development tasks...F&R Minister tours Zabuthiri Township of Nay Pyi Taw District...Talks hail World Rabies Day...MPA issues high tide warning...Durability of village library discussed in Pauktaw..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend fish and prawn exports"..... ARTICLE: "Let’s go to Mawtinsun Pagoda" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Kyaw Moe Lwin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 October 2010
Date of publication: 02 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: 88 Generation Student Youths (The Union of Myanmar) presents its policy, stance and work programmes...UEC Chairman meets with members of District/Township Election Subcommissions..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing leave for Lao PDR to pay a State visit...Maj-Gen Myint Soe inspects No (2) Inter-District Road...Rammar grand cars on the market...Star Resources to conduct SOP course for Hotel and Cruise Staff...International Day of Older Persons observed...Refresher Course No. (1/2010) for Junior Engineer concludes...Myanmar golf team waves victorious flag...Certificate in Retail Management Skills course on 9 Oct...MDA to hold educative talk...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe visits local battalions in Yemon Tatmyo, attends ceremony to mark 46th Anniversary MPF Day...Commander looks into progress of roads...Commander attends opening of Commander’s Shield Boxing Contest...Boneal embrocation and Haicneal anti-dandruff shampoo on sale...Traffic rules talks in Mawlam...Officials oversee construction of village libraries in Lashio, Muse Districts..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for timely completion of ongoing projects"..... ARTICLE: "Loikaw, beautiful city in Kayah State" Article & Photos: Thet Htet Ko (Bawgarmyay)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 October 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 October 2010
Date of publication: 01 October 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Democracy and Peace Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Shan Nationalities Democratic Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Electoral course conducted in Myeik..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Chinese President...Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Nigerian President...Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Cypriot President...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye felicitates Chinese Vice-President...Personnel to try their utmost for soonest completion of fertilizer plant to meet fertilizer demand of the State...FM sends felicitations to Chinese counterpart...Appointment of Ambassador agreed on...Commander meets servicemen of local battalions...EP-1 Minister receives Thai guests...Mini Thailand Exhibition 2010 kicks off...Explosion occurs in Bago, leaving no casualties Public urged to come forward with information...Strong earthquake hits 2970 miles outside Myanmar...FM sends felicitations to Nigerian counterpart...FM felicitates Cypriot counterpart...Dy Health Minister receives Japanese Professor of Okayama University...Moderate quake jolt outside Myanmar...Prime Minister sends message of felicitations to Chinese counterpart..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Towards a society for all ages"..... ARTICLE: "Advancing with the passing of times" Tekkatho Hla Maung (Yedashe)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 September 2010
Date of publication: 30 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Taaung (Pa Laung) National Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...All Mon Regions Democracy Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Pyinsalu making greater progress than in past - Prime Minister attends opening of Lunge Ahman Training School in Labutta, Pyinsalu 25-bed Hospital...Information Minister visits Journalism Course (1/2010) of MWJA...Prolink introduces new products...Ophthalmological equipment donated to MGH...MWJA holds CEC meeting (9/2010)...Committee for Prevention against Recruitment of Minors for Military Services meets...MGEA to organize annual meeting...As a party to the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT) and to the Treaty on Southeast Asia Nuclear Weapons Free Zone (SEANWFZ), Myanmar has all along recognized the legitimate right of every state to the use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes - As our new State Constitution subscribes to the present foreign policy, we believe that the new Government to be emerged after the elections will also continue to embrace the policy of maintaining and strengthening friendly relations with all nations and to work more closely with the United Nations..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Uplift health care services for people"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 September 2010
Date of publication: 29 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Kayin Peoples Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...UEC Chairman inspects staff quarters...Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 105/2010 - Revocation of the permission to set up political party and dissolving of the party [Myanmar New Society Democratic Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Taking lessons from success in Nargis rehabilitation that has been achieved through cooperative strength of government and people, all are to cooperate with the government in successfully holding upcoming multi-party democracy elections...Information Minister visits Pyinnya Alin e-Library, Sarpay Beikman Books Centre, Sarpay Beikman Children Library, Public Library...Mandalay Khind Electro World’s Thadingyut programme...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe visits local battalion in Thanlyin Tsp...Dy Transport Minister visits IWT Head office...Myanmar-Korea Economic Forum starts...Basic Education Cricket Refresher Course (Level-O)..... "PERPECTIVES": "Ayeyawady Delta to enjoy highest development rate"..... ARTICLE: "Myanma beans and pulses find ready markets abroad" Interviewer: Maung Chit Kyi, Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 September 2010
Date of publication: 28 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Kayan National Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Rakhine State National Unity Party, Myanmar presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Kayah State Election Subcommission Secretary visits polling station construction site in Loikaw...Multiplier electoral courses conducted in Singu Township..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing to pay a State visit to LPDR...For national development, government building economic, transport, education and health infrastructures in all places, whether hilly regions or plains...Maj-Gen Thet Naing Win on inspection tour of Myeik...Religious Affairs Minister meets Korean dean...“You can be an Entrepreneur” on 2 Oct...Dy Health Minister visits hospitals in Innma and Shwedaung Townships...EP-1 Minister visits Yeywa Hydropower Project...MRTV-4 coverage reaches Taunggyi..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Teachers responsible for guiding the youth"..... ARTICLES: "Technological University (Yatanarpon Cyber City) to produce skilled technicians" Kyaw Ye Min..."Tapain Hydropower Project taking shape" Byline: Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung), Photos: Reporter Myint Aung (Ahlon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 September 2010
Date of publication: 27 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Pa-O National Organization (PNO) presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Democratic Party (Myanmar) presents its policy, stance and work programmes...Electoral course conducted in Kawa Tsp..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 looks into Four political objectives development of Yangon Port, construction of New Strand Road...Government accepts basic education teachers as social architects shaping nation’s future - Special Refresher Course No. 38 for Basic Education Teachers concludes at CICS (Upper Myanmar)...Konica Chaw Su Thadingyut sales...Progress of main power stations in Theinzayat, Mawlamyine inspected...Myanmar golf teams leave for Malaysia...SWRR Minister receives Saudi Arabian Ambassador...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut supervises tasks for development of Kengtung...ISO 9001:2008, HACCP Certificates given to companies...Publications donated for rural libraries in Meiktila Tsp...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (26-9-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preventable is food poisoning"..... ARTICLES: "Yatanarpon Silicon Town distributing IT and products" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Kyaw Myint Than (Lanmadaw)..."Emergence of fifth white elephant, sign of prosperous future" Myat Phone Lu
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 September 2010
Date of publication: 26 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Lahu National Development Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes... Kokang Democracy and Unity Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Educated, healthy and strong citizens necessary for all-round development - Citizens need to be equipped with health knowledge to become fit and healthy ones...Special Refresher Course No. 72 for basic education teachers concludes...Philippines Ambassador donates books to MOFA...Dy Construction Minister inspects Taikkyi-Phaunggyi- Bago Road...Maj-Gen Aung Than Htut on inspection tour of Shan State...Maj-Gen Thet Naing Win inspects development of Myeik...Vice-Presidents of UMFCCI receive delegates from ITOCHU (Thailand)...SPDC Member U Tin Aye attends opening of Ramma Automobile Factory...Maj-Gen Hla Min on inspection tour of Maungtaw Township...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe attends opening of Lawkawidu Dhammayon...EP-2 Minister on inspection tour of Shwemyo Main Power Station...Mines Minister receives Chinese guests...Ahlon Dockyard with higher work capacity...Secretary-1 Thiha Thura U Tin Aung Myint Oo and wife attend reception to mark 61st Anniversary of National Day of PRC...Zeyathiri Township gets village self-reliant library...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (25-9-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Protect valuable natural teak forests"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 September 2010
Date of publication: 25 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: National Unity Party presents its policy, stance and work programmes [NAY PYI TAW, 24 Sept—Joint Secretary of the National Unity Party U Khin Maung Gyi presented party’s policy, stance and work programmes through radio and TV on 24 September. The translation of his presentation is as follows:..."]...Electoral process course opens in Pasawng Tsp..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Hla Min oversees development of Maungtaw District...Education, health and regional development in Dawei District inspected...One more white elephant emerges...PBANRDA Minister receives Vietnamese delegation...Work permits given to two companies to implement hydropower projects...New Epson printers, scanners introduced...Dy Health Minister on inspection tour...NPED Minister meets Vice-Chairman of Saudi Fund for Development...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe attends opening of Electronic and Yangon International Trade Exhibition-2010..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for development of modern science and technology"..... ARTICLE: "A visit to Loikaw Railway Station in Kayah State" Thet Htet Ko (Bawgarmyay)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 September 2010
Date of publication: 24 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Chairman meets district/township/ward/ village-tract subcommissions in Magway Region...Electoral process course opens in Bawlake Tsp..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe visits local battalions in Mingaladon, Twantay Tsps, inspecting development of Twantay...Commander on inspection tour of Hinthada District...EP-1 Minister receives Chinese guests...Talk on global supply chain on 2 Oct...Boneal embrocation and Haicneal anti-dandruff shampoo on sale...Commander-in-Chief (Air)’s Shield Volleyball Tournament concludes...MRTV-4 (Free to Air) channel for residents in Mandalay and surrounding areas through VHF antenna...Cricket refresher course (level-0) for basic education teachers opens...Concordia to sell Discovery Brand Digital Balances..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Bridges—contributing factors to regional development"..... ARTICLES: "Road and Bridge Security and Rule Enforcement Board" Byline: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing..."Kayah State sees advanced communication facility" Article & Photos: Thet Htet Ko (Bawgarmyay)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 September 2010
Date of publication: 23 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [The Kaman National Progressive Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates King of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia...Secretary-1 receives Chinese Ambassador...H&T Minister receives Nepalese guests...Foreign Affairs Minister sends message of felicitations to Saudi FM...Industry-1 secures trophy in Japan Cup Judo Contest...International Bakery & Pastry Course in last week of September...Commander oversees regional development tasks in Taungup Tsp...Construction Minister looks into progress of Pathein-Monywa Road...Religious Affairs Minister on inspection tour...Dy Minister inspects Gyaing (Kawkareik) Bridge, Gyaing (Zarthabyin) Bridge...Dhamma Alinyaung library opens in Zalun Tsp...High yield of Ngwechi-6 long staple cotton in Pyay Tsp discussed...Knowledge bank library in Kauthtin Village accepted aids...EP-1 Minister receives Chinese guests...Functions at wharves and container yards inspected...Mawlamyine-Mudon- Thanbyuzayat-Ye (Mahlwetaung) road section upgraded...Meeting on the development of Ayeyawady road networks held...Two female human traffickers arrested in Muse..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend cultivation of marketable long staple cotton"..... ARTICLE: "Doegwin Farm to export bitter gourd seeds" Article & Photos : Zaw Myo Aung (Agriculture)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 September 2010
Date of publication: 22 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe visits regiment in Shwepyitha Township...Industry-2 Minister visits Magway, Padaung Industrial Zones...SWRR Minister receives UNDP resident representative...Monsoon Sales of Myanmar Book Center...Wai De footwear opens new showroom...Myanmar hosts 31st ASEAN Ports Association Working Committee meeting...Educative talk for women given...Commander inspects development undertakings...Labour Minister tours Hlinethaya Industrial Zone...New school building opened in Maleto village...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (21-9-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Hard work, the key to national development"..... ARTICLES: "Naungtaya famous for quality potato and garlic" Byline: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe..."A visit to Mawlamyine Industrial Zone" Byline: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon); Photos: Reporter Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 September 2010
Date of publication: 21 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [Unity and Democracy Party of Kachin State (UDPKS) and Khami National Development Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe meets servicemen, Four political objectives family members at Hmawby Station...Myaukyama Creek Bridge in Yinmabin Township opened...Information Minister inspects Myanma Alin Daily...GMS Working Group meets for Trans-boundary Haze Pollution...STI to organize workshop on Logistics and Supply Chain Management...World Maritime Day-2010 observed...Energy Minister inspects main oil storage installation B-class (Mandalay)...High tide warning...MST to launch essential High tide warning network engineering course...MDR-TB research seminar held...Chinese delegation concludes visit...Pata Bridge, 245th of its kind in Kawkareik Tsp emerges...Aussino, OSIm showrooms at Junction Maw Tin Centre...MES to conduct paper reading session...Periodicals to serve democratization process as national interest-based fourth estate...DHF preventive measures taken in Pale...Primary school (branch) opened in Ohbo Village, Pale Tsp..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Railroad networks on western bank of Ayeyawady River..... ARTICLE: "Minywa River Water Pumping Station improves socio-economic status of local people" Byline: Pe Tun Zaw (Yesagyo); Photos: Tun Lu
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 September 2010
Date of publication: 20 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Better transport enables national brethren to have easy access to various regions - Minhla-Minbu railroad section of Kyangin- Pakokku Railroad Project inaugurated...Outstanding students of Myanmar Motion Picture Asiayon honoured...Best showroom awarded at Yangon Lifestyle Furniture Fair...National development, better future of film professionals interrelated to each other - Information Minister meets MMPA officials..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Keep balanced diet"..... ARTICLE: "University of Computer Studies (Loikaw)" Byline & Photos: Thet Htet Ko (Bawgarmyay)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 September 2010
Date of publication: 19 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Let’s harmoniously shape future of the new nation" Myat Phone Lu ["...Anti-government groups used to incite the people to cast ‘no’ vote in the national referendum for the State constitution by shouting slogans ‘voteno, no-vote’. However, the majority of the people did cast ‘yes’ vote of their own accord. Those antigovernment groups had the right to vote against the constitution. It was clear that when the public decision came out, the people no way accepted the instigation of the anti-government groups..."] OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Hla Min inspects construction of railroad sections in Maubin District...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe attends opening of Junction Center (Maw Tin) and Junction Cineplex...Energy Minister inspects installation of Myitnge River crossing pipeline...Book titled ‘Achieving success’ comes out...City Mart Supermarket Shwe MyaYar branch, Shwe MyaYar Center reopened...South-East Asia Archery Championship kicks off...Brightex Wood Coating Paints displayed at Yangon Lifestyle Furniture Fair...Talk for development of library... "PERSPECTIVES": "Rural people benefiting from construction of inter-village roads"..... ARTICLES: "Thriving teak plantations cover Thabeikkyin Township" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Kyaw Myint Than (Lanmadaw)..."Let’s harmoniously shape future of the new nation" Myat Phone Lu ["...Anti-government groups used to incite the people to cast ‘no’ vote in the national referendum for the State constitution by shouting slogans ‘voteno, no-vote’. However, the majority of the people did cast ‘yes’ vote of their own accord. Those antigovernment groups had the right to vote against the constitution. It was clear that when the public decision came out, the people no way accepted the instigation of the anti-government groups..."]..."A trip to Mawlamyine, capital of Mon State" Byline: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon); Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (863K)
Date of entry/update: 19 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 September 2010
Date of publication: 18 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "I am worried" A Law Analyst ["...Political parties will play a major role in shaping the nation into a democratic one. It is, therefore, obligatory for political parties to put in the fore “Non-disintegration of the Union, Non-disintegration of national solidarity, and Perpetuation of sovereignty”, to remain loyal to the nation, and to exercise the multiparty democracy system..."]...Union Election Commission issues Directive No. 3/2010 ["...According to the Directive, Hluttaw candidates who will stand for the general elections of the respective Hluttaws to be held in 2010 will have to bear their cost for running for elections in accord with the provisions of the Chapter XIII of the respective election rules. Hence, they will have to systematically compile an account on the expenditure in accord with the law and submit it to the sub-commission concerned within 60 days the Region or State sub-commission announces the names of the elected Hluttaw representatives..."]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister U Thein Sein receives Secretariat Member of CPC Central Committee of PRC and Deputy Secretary of CPC Central Commission of Discipline Inspection...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence attends opening of Chaungwainglay Bridge in Seikkyi Khanaungto Township...Gramophone and gramophone records donated to Culture Ministry...New designs of Chaw Su Bridal Corner...Sun Shine opens salerooms in Yangon, Mandalay...Prime Minister U Thein Sein receives Chinese Ambassador...13th book donation ceremony to schools in border areas held...Traditional Medicine Department issues warning...e-Government applied computer course concludes...244 drug-related cases exposed in August...SPDC member U Tin Aye meets Secretariat Member of CPC Central Committee of PRC and Deputy Secretary of CPC Central Commission of Discipline Inspection..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Grow tea to increase income"..... ARTICLES: "Pyinsa-Kabyu Road benefiting local residents" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Kyaw Myint Than (Lanmadaw)..."I am worried" A Law Analyst ["...Political parties will play a major role in shaping the nation into a democratic one. It is, therefore, obligatory for political parties to put in the fore “Non-disintegration of the Union, Non-disintegration of national solidarity, and Perpetuation of sovereignty”, to remain loyal to the nation, and to exercise the multiparty democracy system..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 September 2010
Date of publication: 17 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral rolls to be issued [Lists of eligible voters (electoral rolls) for elections to hluttaws to be held on 7 November 2010 will be issued on 20 September at ward/village-tract subcommissions across the nation]...Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 99/2010 [Areas where elections will not be held]... Union Election Commission issues Notification No.100/2010 [Areas where elections will not be held]... Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 101/2010 [Areas where elections will not be held]...Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 102/2010 [Areas where elections will not be held]...Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 103/2010 [Areas where elections will not be held]...Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 104/2010 [Revocation of the permission to set up as political party and dissolving of the party - All National Races Unity and Development Party (Kayah State)]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Ayeyawady Bridge (Nyaungdon) under implementation...World First-aid Day observed in Taunggyi...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Progress of Bhamo District inspected...Strengthening Border Trade between North East India and Myanmar...UMFCCI President meets Japanese Ambassador...Commander marks International Literacy Day in Sittway...A&I Minister receives Indian guests...Prize presentation for C-in-C Trophy Taekwondo Tourney held...SWRR Minister on inspection tour of Mandalay Region, Shan State (North)...Mdy Mayor attends ICT Expo-2010...MFF and MFPPEA officials leave for China...OK Myanmar introduces Sanyo Solar products...Signing ceremony between Public Works and companies for supply of straight asphalt held...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe looks into Myanmar International Terminal Thilawa (MITT)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend railroad networks for better transport"..... ARTICLE: "Myogyi Dam, Diversion Weir to help green Meiktila Plain, boost agricultural production in Kyaukse District" Byline & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 September 2010
Date of publication: 16 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of the United Mexican States...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe attends formation of Yangon Region Branch of Myanmar Rice Industry Association...Foreign Minister felicitates Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the United Mexican States...Appointment of French Ambassador agreed on...Tarmacking of Pathein- Monywa road section (1) inspected...Mdy Mayor inspects Concrete Block Factory...Bio-Deodorant available in Myanmar market...World First-Aid Day observed in Monywa...International Literacy Day observed in Lashio...PBANRDA Minister on inspection tour of Maubin Tsp...F&R Ministry holds coord meeting...Yangon Mayor views DHF prevention activities...Receptionist & Flight Attendant Course in third week of September...Book for bone disease...Commander looks into development of Kawthoung...Forestry Minister visits Kayah State timber depot...“Lift Me Up, What a Great Idea” in circulation...International Day for Preservation of Ozone Layer observed...Medical equipment for Yangon Children’s Hospital...Maw Cherry library to emerge in Manywat village, Bhamo Township...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (15-9-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Beware of hypertension"..... ARTICLES: "Plantations for greening Bago Yoma mountain range" Byline & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)..."Kataik Dam bringing about development to Mon State" Article & Photo: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (790K)
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 September 2010
Date of publication: 15 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 97/2010 [Granting permission to subsist as political parties, and dissolving political parties by revoking registration]...Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 98/2010 [The right to canvass on radio and TV]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence welcomes back Myanmar Tatmadaw Track and Field Team...FM arrives back from Kunming after opening new Consulate-General building...Myanmar, India to boost energy cooperation...Banks Supervisory Committee, Myanmar Banks Association meet...Electronics & Yangon International Trade Exhibition on 24-27 Sept...Myanmar, India to promote trade...Regional development tasks in Bokpyin Tsp inspected...Sanitation activity in Mandalay...Korean-made Nano Energizer brand products introduce...Seventh Japan Cup Judo contest on 21-22 Sept...Acer Showroom and Service Centre opened in Mandalay...Construction of Myitkyina- Waingmaw-Bhamo railroad section launched in Waingmaw...Dy Health Minister attends meetings held in Thailand...Coord meeting held in Yaksawk Township of Shan State...MMA to hold third Central Body meeting..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Youngsters responsible for preserving cultural heritage"..... ARTICLE: "Tanilale lake contributes to greening of Dimawhso Township" Byline & Photos : Thet Htet Ko (Baw Gar Myay)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 September 2010
Date of publication: 14 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing visit Shanghai World Expo...Commander’s Shield Boxing Tournament commences...Myanmar Ambassador to Belgium concurrently appointed as Ambassador to the Netherlands...Religious Affairs Ministry opens Advanced English Course No. 1...Construction Minister looks into construction site of Ayeyawady Bridge (Nyaungdon)...UMTA to hold educative talk...Two sustain serious injuries in bomb explosions...Senior General Than Shwe receives Secretary of the Standing Committee of CPC Shanghai Municipal Committee Mr Yu Zheng Shen...SPDC Member Thura U Shwe Mann meets PLA Chief of the General Staff...Senior General Than Shwe receives Mayor of Shenzhen City Mr Xu Qin...Secretary-1 Thiha Thura U Tin Aung Myint Oo receives Chinese Deputy Minister of Transport...Delegation Member Ministers hold discussions in respective sectors on State visit to China...1st meeting of Shweli-Kyaukpyu corridor project held...Talks on Avoidance of Double Tax Treaties and Withholding Tax on 26 Sept...Senior General Than Shwe and party visit Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd, Shenzhen Museum..... "PERSPECTIVES": "China-Myanmar economic cooperation on the increase"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 September 2010
Date of publication: 13 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe meets Chairman of National People’s Congress Mr Wu Bangguo...Senior General Than Shwe meets PRC State Council Premier Mr Wen Jiabao...Maj-Gen Myint Soe inspects Kyaukpadaung Township...Appointment of Danish Ambassador agreed on...Building Better People Seminar held...Myanmar delegation leaves for Thailand to attend meeting of ASEAN University Games...Mandalay Mayor inspects sanitation works in Aungmyaythazan Tsp...Gallant conducts engineering diploma courses...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing enjoy lunch hosted by Myanmar Ambassador to China...A&I Minister upgrades irrigation sector in Yamethin, Pyawbwe Tsps...Victorious Sports Ministry team honoured...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing visit Great Wall in Beijing..... "PERSPECTIVES": "China, Myanmar further strengthening paukphaw relations"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 September 2010
Date of publication: 12 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe meets PRC President Mr Hu Jintao - Myanmar fully understands and always adheres to One China Policy, her never-changing stance - China vows not to accept and support any groups who would carry out anti-Myanmar government movements in border areas to damage bilateral relations - State Peace and Development Council Chairman Senior General Than Shwe People’s Republic of China President Mr Hu Jintao...Maj-Gen Myint Soe inspects construction of Ayeyawady Bridge (Pakokku)...Junction Cineplex screens press show...International Literacy Day observed in Monywa...Fingerlings put into wetlands in Myaungmya Tsp...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing pay homage to Sacred Buddha Tooth Relic...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing arrive in Beijing...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing receive red carpet welcome from Chinese President Mr Hu Jintao...No. 11 LID Commander’s Shield Football Tournament concludes...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing arrive back from People’s Republic of China..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Play a part in conserving natural forests"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (856K)
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 September 2010
Date of publication: 11 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Voting: part of building a new nation" A Legal Scholar ["...As soon as the voting process is completed, the polling booth officer or a member of the polling station assigned duties by the polling booth officer has to count the votes and the votes in advance received from the ward or village election sub-commission in front of the members of the polling station, the people and the voters. In that case, the polling booth officer has to record the names of at least ten witnesses including polling station members, people and representatives of the polling station. In addition, he has to make sure that the number of the ballot papers issued with his signature on them is equal to the number of the ballot papers in the ballot box...."]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: PM awards Championship Shield to Sports Ministry in Fourth Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Football Tournament-2010...A&I Minister meets Israel-bound staff...Leading Committee for Organizing 2010 World Teachers Day meets...UMFCCI President meets Indian Ambassador...Dy Construction Minister looks into Pathein-Monywa Road...Coord meeting for 4th SEA Archery Championship Competition held...One soldier loses leg as Disposal Unit prevents grid pylon blow up - People expect the State to expose those behind sabotage acts...SGS (Myanmar) Ltd organizes seminar...Talks on Avoidance of Double Tax Treaties and Withholding Tax on 26 Sept...Time bomb defused in time on overpass near Bogyoke Aung San Market...Electronics & Yangon International Trade Exhibition 2010 on 24 Sept...Yangon Lifestyle Furniture Fair on 16-19 Sept...Commercial management Diploma courses to be opened in Strategy First Institute...Maj-Gen Myint Soe on inspection tour of Yeywa Hydropower Project, Myogyi Dam Project...Myanmar wins four prizes in ASEAN Silk Fabric and Fashion Design Contest in Thailand...MEPE, SHPC sign contract...Foreign Affairs Ministry concludes BDS course...Prime Minister receives Japanese Ambassador to Myanmar..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Cooperate in combating TB"..... ARTICLE: "Voting: part of building a new nation" A Legal Scholar ["...As soon as the voting process is completed, the polling booth officer or a member of the polling station assigned duties by the polling booth officer has to count the votes and the votes in advance received from the ward or village election sub-commission in front of the members of the polling station, the people and the voters. In that case, the polling booth officer has to record the names of at least ten witnesses including polling station members, people and representatives of the polling station. In addition, he has to make sure that the number of the ballot papers issued with his signature on them is equal to the number of the ballot papers in the ballot box...."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 September 2010
Date of publication: 10 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Let’s vote to choose reliable representatives" Maung Motion ["...If a citizen, despite having the voting right, does not participate in elections, such a person may be deemed to be an irresponsible opportunist. I do not think such persons deserve democracy..."]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Myint Soe of Ministry of Defence oversees river water pumping project, regional development tasks...Int’l Literacy Day observed in Yangon...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Practical demonstration on Wireless Router Configuration EnGenius 12 Sept...UMFCCI official meets Philippine guest...Concordia to conduct land survey, GPS & Google Earth Software course...Fire Services Department demonstrates rescue task in Mayangon...Myanmar Sports Meet for the Disabled commences...MCPA to hold symposium and workshop on 13, 14 Sept...Talks on geosciences on 11 Sept...Commander inspects upgrading of Minbu-An road...Commander looks into regional development tasks in Mawlamyine District...EP-2 opens basic course on storage of materials...Drunken brawl grows into gunfire in Bago...Want to learn engineering and design?...Gusto to open graphic design course...1st Myanmar-Korea ICT Products & Solutions Exhibition 2010 kicks off...Talks on anti-human trafficking held in Haka..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Gear up literacy campaign"..... ARTICLES: "Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon) reflecting national development" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Kyaw Myint Than (Lanmadaw)..."Let’s vote to choose reliable representatives" Maung Motion ["...If a citizen, despite having the voting right, does not participate in elections, such a person may be deemed to be an irresponsible opportunist. I do not think such persons deserve democracy..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 September 2010
Date of publication: 09 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Chairman of National Defence Commission of DPRK...Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of DPRK...Prime Minister felicitates Premier of Cabinet of DPRK...PM: the drive for building a modern developed nation will come true only if every citizen is literate - International Literacy Day 2010 observed in Nay Pyi Taw...MWVO opens Advanced Organizing Course...Foreign Minister felicitates DPRK counterpart...Myanmar, Serbia to enhance cooperation...Myanmar Brewery Ltd vaccinates blood donors against Hepatitis (B)...Advanced technologies, solutions on sale at ICT Expo (Mandalay)...Talks on Myanmar and ASEAN on 11 Sept...Regional development tasks inspected in Sagaing District...MM organic fertilizer on market...C-in-C (Air)’s Shield Volleyball Tourney commences...C-in-C (Navy)’s Shield Boxing Tournament concludes...Educative talks on traffic rules given in Mawlamyine..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Ward off menace posed by narcotics"..... ARTICLE: "Bagan rain brings prosperity" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photo: Than Oo (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 September 2010
Date of publication: 08 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing leave for PRC to pay State visit...Tree-planting ceremony held in Patheingyi Township...Myanmar Ambassador presents Credentials to Governor-General of Commonwealth of Australia...Myanma traditional Chinlon contests held...Concordia Int’l Co., Ltd to promote Fuji Xerox color printer...Industry-2 Minister receives Japanese guests...Upgrading of PyinOoLwin-Mogok Road into tarred one...Labour Minister visits Training School (Yankin)...Pyinnya Tanhsaung Literary Competitions invite enthusiasts...CENSTER brand Fuel Dispenser & Petroleum Equipment introduces...Libraries in Pale Tsp on track to development...Maj-Gen Tin Ngwe of Ministry of Defence sees off Myanmar Tatmadaw Track and Field Team..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Literacy programmes to gain higher momentum"..... ARTICLES: "Non-formal Education in Myanmar" Daw Ni Ni San (DMERB)..."Tanai, a naturally beautiful township in Hukaung Valley" Byline: Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung); Photos: Reporter Myint Aung (Ahlon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (848K)
Date of entry/update: 08 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 September 2010
Date of publication: 07 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral work courses opened in Lashio...Electoral process demonstrated in Tamu..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Brazilian President...Foreign Minister felicitates Brazilian counterpart...Information Minister attends opening of library in Yinmabin Township...Yangon Region Traffic Rule Enforcement Supervisory Committee meets...F&R Minister meets DIR Ltd President...Today Top Star Training Center (Hpa-an) opened...UMFCCI, AMEICC Secretariat hold talks...Commander inspects regional development tasks in Shwebo District...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (6-9-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Smooth transport, testament to better socio-economic status"..... ARTICLES: "Four-day trip to Ingapu" Byline: Maung Maung Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ye Htut (MNA)..."Myanmar’s Endeavours for Literacy" Daw Khin Myoe Myint Kyu, Director (DMERB)..."Padamya Oil Mill produces quality soya bean oil in Shwepyitha Industrial Zone" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (776K)
Date of entry/update: 06 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 September 2010
Date of publication: 06 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Rail Transportation Minister inspects maintenance of Nay Pyi Taw- Mandalay Railroad Section...Commander attends Electronics Exhibition...Education Minister inspects universities, colleges and BEHSs in Yangon...Student Dictionary in circulation...Construction tasks in Toungoo inspected...Commander oversees progress of Mon and Kayin States...Star Resources Hospitality Management Academy puts courses into youths (sic)...Chinese delegation of State Administration of Radio, Film and TV General Bureau visits Myanmar...Mawlamyine BEHS (9) gets traffic knowledge..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Paper reading sessions provide prehistoric evidences"..... ARTICLES: "A visit to developing Htugyi of Ingapu Township" Article: Maung Maung Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ye Htut (MNA)..."Mokkha Dam contributing much to growing of paddy and other crops in western Bago Region" Byline and Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 September 2010
Date of publication: 05 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral process courses opened in Maubin Township...Mindon Township Subcommission conducts electoral process course..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Construction Minister looks into progress of two bridges across Ayeyawady River...7th Myanmar traditional Chinlon competitions kick off...Panasonic Electronic participates in People’s Utility & Electronics Exhibition...Special refresher course for MPF officers...ISO QMS Training concludes...Shwe Sin Sekkyar to launch new Yangon- Kyaukpadaung-Bagan-NyaungU bus line...People’s Utility & Electronics Exhibition kicks off...Chef chicken powder on sale at People’s Utility & Electronics Exhibition-2010...Stake driven for rural library in Lashio Township...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (4-9-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Enjoy living in a drugfree society"..... ARTICLES: "Belu Creek No. 3 Hydropower Project moving into high gear" Byline & Photos: Thet Htet Ko (Bawga Myay)..."Reaching the Marginalized: Empowering women with literacy" Thein Oak Sein..."MBF swings into action for achievements not only in SEA but also in the world" Article & Photos: Zin Lin Tun (Danubyu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 September 2010
Date of publication: 04 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral process course conducted in Haka Township...Shan State, Pa-O Self-Administered Zone subcommissions meet..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing to pay State visit to PRC...Advanced Insulator Factory (Chauk) opens in Chauk Township...People’s Utility & Electronics Exhibition-2010 opened...Pyu settlement and cultural development discussed...Introduction and Implementation of Bar Code for Business Efficiency course conducted...Corrigendum...A&I Minister receives LIFT, NEDO guests...H&T Minister meets hotel managers...Archer brand casual wears on sales...Nay Pyi Taw BEHS No. 14 gets new school building...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (3-9-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost production of goods meeting market demands"..... ARTICLES: "U Pein Bridge, historic heritage of Mandalay" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe: Photos: Kyaw Myint Than (Lanmadaw)..."Valuable motor road bridging east and west regions of Myanmar" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 September 2010
Date of publication: 03 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral process course opened in Mongyai Township..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Agreement signed for scholarship programme on development of human resources...A&I Minister meets Australian, Japanese Ambassadors...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Mosquito repellent donated to Yangon Children’s Hospital...Chance for GIS enthusiasts...Tube-wells sunk to irrigate farmland in Meiktila, Thazi...Dy Health Minister makes inspection tour of hospitals in Bago Region (West)...MCF to organize ICT exhibition, seminar...Fourth Nay Pyi Taw Inter-ministry Football Tournament goes on...Talks on RCC Dam Construction & Civil Engineering Techno-Power on 4 Sept...MPA issues High Tide Warning...Kyeintali TV Retransmission Station in Rakhine State launches MRTV programmes..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Government, people and Tatmadaw join hands to overcome difficulties"..... ARTICLES: "Pathein-Monywa Asphalt Road under construction to help develop west bank regions of Ayeyawady and Chindwin rivers" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing..."Not to be swayed by killer broadcasts" Ko Ke ["...Now elections, the fifth step of the seven-step Road Map, are drawing near. The axe-handle groups and the West are found accelerating their destructive acts as they cannot stand for the process of shaping the nation into a democratic one. Therefore, the people are to remain constantly vigilant against such conspiracies in order to maintain the momentum of restoring stability and peace and we cannot miss the democracy goal that is now within the touching distance. The people have understood well that the broadcasts of the foreign radio stations are all groundless and tricky. So, the people should not place any trust in their stories. Without doubt, they keep on airing such baseless news stories. Hence, the people of us have to be aware of their broadcasts..."]... "Padaung, most developed, beautiful township in Pyay District" Article: Ko Tin Hlaing (Meiktila); Photos: Ko Thant Zin (Meiktila)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 September 2010
Date of publication: 02 September 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC, Region/State/District Election commissions meet...Electoral Work Course opens in Kayan Township...Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [Phalon-Sawaw Democratic Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of SRV...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of felicitations to Vice-President of SRV...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Vietnamese counterpart...Road constructions in Rakhine State come into high gear...FM sends message of felicitations to Vietnam...F&R Minister meets state/region in-charges...Corrigendum...Yangon Command Commander awards outstanding students and higher passed rate schools in matriculation exam...Public Works courses conclude...Myanmar, Japan to promote tourism industry...Book “Questions and Answers on Dhamma” on market...Sports Ministry wins over Industry-1 Ministry 4-1...Myanmar selected cycling team leaves for Thailand...No. 11 LID Commander’s Shield football tournament kicks off...Water transport services in Buthidaung inspected...MBE issues announcement for matriculation examination 2011...Bago River may fall below danger level..... "PERSPECTIVES": "National unity key to overcoming difficulties"..... ARTICLE: "Gwaygyo Dam laden with fruitful results" Byline: Pe Tun Zaw (Yesagyo); Photos: Pe Tun Lu
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 September 2010
Date of publication: 01 September 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Libyan Leader...As Ayeyawady Delta an open plain, cyclone shelters built in coastal areas as top priority to save lives with least damages and injuries in case of natural disasters - Those who built cyclone shelters under arrangements of Natural Disaster Preparedness Central Committee honoured...Health Minister receives Japanese Ambassador...FM felicitates Libyan counterpart...Supreme Court (Yangon) honours outstanding staff...EMP imports Boneal embrocation from China...Floods hit townships in Shan and Mon States...MPF Chief receives Vietnamese guests...Four human traffickers arrested in Lashio...Report on human rights in Myanmar to be submitted in Oct...Torrential rain causes floods in Bago, DaikU, Minbu (Saku)...Bago River rises to 924 cm..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Roads, bridges cement friendship among national brethren"..... ARTICLE: "PyinOoLwin-Mogok Road Project" Byline: Ko Thitsar ; Photos: Kyaw Myint Than (Lanmadaw)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 September 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 August 2010
Date of publication: 31 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [Ethnic National Development Party (ENDP)]...Electoral Work Course organized in Thanlyin Township..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to King of Malaysia...Prime Minister felicitates Malaysian counterpart...Upgrading of Minbu-An road section of Yangon-Sittway road in full swing...Foreign Minister felicitates Malaysian counterpart...Health care for expectant mothers in Mandalay...Concordia Int’l Co Ltd to launch Topcon brand land survey equipment...Two naval ships of Chinese PLA visit Yangon...Commander’s Shield Football Tournament kicks off...MWJA CEC meets...Bago River at danger level...Earthquake jolts...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (30-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Record paddy output on target"..... ARTICLES: "Thaukyaykhat Hydropower Project (2) under implementation" Article: Ko Tin Hlaing (Meiktila); Photos: Ko Thant Zin (Meiktila..."Pwintbyu in pursuance of five methods to get adequate irrigation water" Byline & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 August 2010
Date of publication: 30 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral process demonstrated in Loikaw..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Thayu (Pepadon) Suspension Bridge put Four political objectives into service in An Township...A&I Minister meets agricultural diploma holders...CPT Minister visits Yatanarpon Teleport...Trails for university/ degree college/ education college tentatively-selected swimmers held...Development tasks geared up in Shan State (North)...A&I Minister receives former member of Japanese House of Councillors...Talks on nursing knowledge held in Mandalay...Minister inspects construction of Technology and Research Building of Fire Brigade...Industry-1 Minister meets weaving entrepreneurs in Wundwin...Water level at Bago..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Promote own literature and culture"..... ARTICLES: "Yatanarpon Myothit Housing Project moving into high gear" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Kyaw Myint Than (Lanmadaw)..."Technical Training School (Pakokku) to produce skilled workers" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (513K)
Date of entry/update: 30 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 August 2010
Date of publication: 29 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Chairman meets subcommission members in Rakhine State..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Kanyin Dam in Ingapu Tsp to irrigate 25,000 acres...Progress of Nancho Hydropower Plant inspected...Lolane on display at Yangon International Product Showcase 2010...Minister meets Customs Department staff...SWRR Minister visits training schools in Yangon...Yangon Mayor attends opening of tube well...Free medical treatment given...Construction of Kyweshin Bridge, Nay Pyi Taw- Kanbya (Magway) Road kicking into high gear...New library building opened in Twantay Tsp...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (28-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Time to stand unitedly"..... ARTICLES: "Integrated farming helps improve rural economy Win Thein Oo (Fishery)..."Honest living behind Myanmar's popular cuisine Hmyit-chin (bamboo shoot pickle)" By A M Soe..."White Elephants of Myanmar" Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (8.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 August 2010
Date of publication: 28 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [The Inn National Development Party]... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: On-job training course for GAD staff concludes...OJT course 1/2010 for law officer Grade-4 (probation) concludes...Cosmetics available at 1st Yangon International Products Showcase 2010...Buddha Image handed over by Indonesian Ambassador as Dhamma gift...CDMA-450 system launched in Pauk...Dy Health Minister visits NHL...Management Course No. 15 for Officials concludes...Yangon International Products Showcase 2010 opens...Winners of Article, Essay and Poster Contests to mark International Literacy Day 2010 announced...Over 3mln acres put under monsoon paddy in Bago Region...Talks on traffic rules organized in Pyinmana Township...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (27-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Good citizens through good education"..... ARTICLES: "Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanatheinga) links east and west banks of Ayeyawady River" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing..."Integrated farm increasing income of farmers" Article & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 August 2010
Date of publication: 27 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Notification No. 96/2010 of the Union Election Commission: "Weekends included for submission of Hluttaw candidates"...Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [The "Wa" Democratic Party; the Peace and Diversity Party; the Rakhine Nationalities Development Party (RNDP)]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander attends rainy season tree planting ceremony...Construction Minister attends BOT contract signing ceremony...Programming courses for software developer to be opened...Nantkyan Dam inaugurated in Shan State (North)...EP-1 Minister receives Bangladeshi guests...Education Minister inspects universities/degree colleges/BEHSs in Sagaing Region...Lucky Bird to organize monsoon special sales...Wundwin, Mahlaing and Natogyi townships flooded...Knowledge on traffic rules disseminated..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Produce quality paddy strains"..... ARTICLES: "Natkar Dam in Pyawbwe Township to create better livelihoods" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)..."Special projects will bring present and future outcomes" Kyaw Myo Naung (continued from yesterday)..."Pyay-Taungup Road to emerge as all-weather facility" Reporter Singu Soe Win
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 August 2010
Date of publication: 26 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [Union Democratic Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Local people happy with formation of border guard forces for life security, higher living standard - Border Guard Force formed in Kyaikdon, Kya-in Seikkyi Township, Kayin State...Committee for Prevention against Recruitment of Minors for Military Service meets...Contract signed for Heavy Diesel Engine Manufacturing Factory Project...BCB Centre to conduct Confidence-Building Program on 6 Sept...Topcon products to be introduced on 30 August...MGS’s academic talks on 4 Sept...Copyright talks on 28 Aug...Bagan International Theravada Buddhist Research Dhammathabin Zabudipa Beikman opens...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (25-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Build powerful national strength"..... ARTICLES: "Special projects will bring present and future outcomes" Kyaw Myo Naung ["...The Tatmadaw government is making strenuous efforts in implementing the short- and long-term plans, undertaking social and economic development of border regions by establishing the Ministry for Progress of Border Areas and National Races and Development Affairs and constructing infrastructures. Now, remarkable progress can be seen in all aspects..."]..."Khabaung Dam contributes to growing summer paddy and other crops" Article: Ko Tin Hlaing (Meiktila) ; Photos : Ko Thant Zin (Meiktila)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 August 2010
Date of publication: 25 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for registration of political parties scrutinized, passed [National Development and Peace Party]...Political parties submit lists of members to UEC [Wunthanu NLD (Union of Myanmar)]...National Development and Peace Party granted permission to register as political party..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Means and ways to be sought for the prosperity of the nation and its people = Prime Minister U Thein Sein visits Model Agriculture Special Zone in Yangon Region...Special Refresher Course No. 38 for basic education teachers opens...Pediatric Diseases-2 in circulation...Safeguard hits skincare market...Prize presentation for 2010 World Cup forecaster...Introduction and Implementations to Bar Code for Business Efficiency course on 1 Sept...Mine blast leaves a villager dead in Kyaukkyi Tsp...Lightning strikes house in DaikU...Artistes honoured for composing and presenting songs featuring Dhamma and national interests...Myanmar, Timor Leste to promote cooperation...Health Minister inspects hospitals in Yangon...Deputy Transport Minister meets ADPC officials...Mayor inspects upgrading work...Border Guard Force formed at Atwinkwinkalay region, Myawady Township, Kayin State..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Spend Metta Sutta Day in contemplation of lovingkindness"..... ARTICLE: "Border guard force members, reliable citizens of the nation" Aung Shin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 August 2010
Date of publication: 24 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [Union Kayin League, Democracy and Peace Party, Chin Progressive Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe Four political objectives sends message of felicitations to President of Ukraine... Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Ukrainian counterpart...Officials to distribute quality strains to farmers and educate them to apply correct cultivation methods...Special Refresher Course No. 72 for basic education teachers opens...20,387.04 acres of poppy fields destroyed...EP-2 & Construction Minister meets staff in Pyay...Concrete Sleeper Factory (Oakshippin) commissioned into service...Foreign Minister felicitates Ukrainian counterpart...New Perspectives on Tuberculosis on 28 August...Insurgent’s landmine wounds innocent civilian...MWJA to start new journalism course on 1 Sept...Border Guard Force formed at Hti-hu-than village in Kawkareik Township, Kayin State...Educative talks on traffic rules given in Mawlamyine...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (23-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "National railroad network to emerge soon"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 August 2010
Date of publication: 23 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: 7 November election important to all citizens PM urges people to choose good, smart, patriotic persons who want to serve national interest - Pyay (Shwedaga)-Paukkaung railroad section opens..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Pyay (Shwedaga)-Paukkaung railroad section opens...Housing handed over in Yinmabin Township...Changhong Electronics at Botahtaung Pagoda St...Hole-in-One...Traffic rules lectured in Mawlamyine...MMA to hold golf tourney for August...Industry-1 Minister visits factories in Kyaukse, Paleik, Yamethin...Mandalay Mayor attends monsoon tree planting ceremony...40th ISD Volleyball Tournament concludes...Water level of Dokhtawady River likely to fall...Border guard forces take pride in having opportunity to discharge national defence duties - Border Guard Forces set up in Mepale of Myawady Township, Kayin State..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Ensure fresh air in our environs".....
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 August 2010
Date of publication: 22 August 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Border Guard Forces of South-East Command formed in Paingkyon of Kayin State - BGF members have great opportunity to discharge defence duty of State with Union Spirit...Commander attends finals of Men’s Table Tennis and Women’s Football tournaments...Refresher course on office work concludes...Supercool taking part in Lifestyle & Car Expo 2010...Ye Yint displays Stallion Lubricants at Lifestyle & Car Expo 2010...Star Resources to conduct courses for receptionists in August...Kaytumadi Cup football final match kicks off...Ready made floor tiles displayed at Lifestyle & Car Expo 2010...Basic Work Proficiency Course of EP-2 concludes...Earthquake report...Dokhtawady water level at 881 cm in Myitnge...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (21-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work in concert for emergence of industrial nation"..... ARTICLES: "Yazudaing Bridges contribute to uplifting living standard of Mawlamyinegyun populace" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos; Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 August 2010
Date of publication: 21 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Secretary of Kayah State Election Subcommission inspects sites for polling stations...Political parties submit lists of members to UEC [United Democratic Party (UDP), the Union of Myanmar Federation of National Politics and the 88 Generation Student Youths (Union of Myanmar)]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Divisions designated as Regions (Notification No. 32/2010 dated 20 August 2010)...District, townships designated in Nay Pyi Taw, the Union Territory (Notification No. 34/2010 dated 20 August 2010)...Self-Administered Division, Self-Administered Zones delineated (Notification No. 33/2010 dated 20 August 2010)...Myanmar Academy of Agriculture, Forestry, Livestock and Fishery Sciences holds 8th Annual General Meeting...Appointment of Japanese Ambassador agreed on...Second draft of Myanmar human rights report discussed...Researches done on fine arts...Lifestyle & Car Expo-2010 commences...Shine sells apartments, tiles, lifts at Lifestyle and Car Expo...MCPA, MCIA to meet for first time...Cash donated to funds for dredging lake in Thakayta Tsp...7th CAEXPO, an opportunity to seek new markets...Banknotes exchangeable at MEBs...Dokhtawady rises to 872 cm...Warning of high tide...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (20-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Upgrade rural earth roads into gravel ones for all-weather use"..... ARTICLE: "Thonze Dam leading to bountiful water supply for 50,000 acres of summer paddy in western Bago Region" Byline & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 August 2010
Date of publication: 20 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Kayin State Democracy and Development Party granted permission to register as political party...Application for registration as political parties scrutinized, passed [Kayin State Democracy and Development Party]...Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [Kayin State Democracy and Development Party]...Secretary of Kayah State Election Subcommission meets township/ward/village subcommissions..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: School Health Week Activities held in Kachin State...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Construction Minister receives Indian Ambassador, IWAI Project Coordinator...Mandalay Circular Road being upgraded...SWRR Minister receives UK Ambassador...New Mobile phone accessories in Life Style & Car Expo 2010...Talks on New Perspectives on Tuberculosis on 28 August...Indian, UK ambassadors call on Health Minister...D-G leaves for the PRC to attend GMS-BF...Flood warning..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Look forward to perpetual peace for serving national interests"..... ARTICLES: "Yintaw Tank under maintenance for agriculture purpose in Pyawbwe" Article & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Town Hall, glory of Bogale Township" Article: Yan Gyi Aung ; Photo: Kyaw Zeya
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 August 2010
Date of publication: 19 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of members to UEC [Union Solidarity and Development Party]...UEC members meet election subcommissions in Kachin State...Rights to assemble and canvass for Hluttaw candidates (Notification No.91/2010 8th Waxing of Wagaung 1372 ME (18th August 2010))..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Border Guard Forces of South-East Command formed - Members of BGF have opportunity to discharge State defence duty with Union Spirit...Commander looks into development tasks in Mongton Township...Appointment of [Norwegian] Ambassador agreed on...Industry-2 Minister visits Magway Industrial Region...Dy Transport Minister receives MRC Chairman...Gusto to conduct Java programming course...Prize awarded to whom entrust gold ring of Pyu era...D-G inspects fire stations in Yangon South District...Monsoon paddy grown in Ayeyawady Division..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for soonest completion of special projects"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 August 2010
Date of publication: 18 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Application for registration as political party scrutinized, passed [People's New Society Party (PNSP)]...Political parties submit lists of members to UEC [Shan Nationalities Democratic Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Whoever takes State duties will have to continue special projects for equitable development of all parts of the Union - Special projects to be completed ahead of schedule to achieve national goal of building modern, developed nation...F&R minister receives GM of Export-Import Bank of China...Incepta penetrates Myanmar pharmaceutical market...Noble Nine to launch business diploma course...Earthquake report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Special projects to be completed on schedule"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 August 2010
Date of publication: 17 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of members to UEC [Taaung (Palaung) National Party]...Public Announcement for Remonstration [National Development and Peace Party]...Applications for registration as political party scrutinized, passed [National Development and Peace Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Indonesian President...State benefiting a lot from important special projects being implemented on cooperative basis for national development - Senior General Than Shwe addresses meeting (2/2010) of Special Projects Implementation Committee...Foreign Minister felicitates Indonesian counterpart...Mdy Mayor inspects construction site of Yadanarpon Myothit (North) Housing Project...SUMMIT-A for healthy mind and body...Japan donates eight fire engines to FSD...Bhaddawady receives more visitors on weekends...“The Source” Photo Exhibition...Talks on production of long staple cotton of Ngwe Chi 6...Rinnai Sales & Service Station put into market...Unexploded grenades found in Phayathonezu Township...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye felicitates Indonesian Vice-President...Prime Minister felicitates President of Indonesia...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (16-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Scale up post-literary campaigns".....
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 August 2010
Date of publication: 16 August 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Eastern part of Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana to be covered with tea shrub...Activities of Nutrition Weeks launched in Bago Division...Budget Dept polishes staff’s skills...Deputy Health Minister meets faculty members of University of Pharmacy...New showroom of Crown Electronics opens...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (15-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Entrepreneurs to be party to meat, fish sector"..... ARTICLES: "Mezali suspension bridge contributes to better transport" Article & Photos : Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Union of Myanmar, source of gems" Aung Min Min (Nay Pyi Taw)..."Handphones now commonly seen in farmers’ hands" Article: Mohnyin Kyaw Soe Lay; Photos: Maung Sein Win (Mohnyin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 August 2010
Date of publication: 15 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Supplement of Region or State Hluttaw constituencies..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ko Ko looks into Four political objectives agricultural tasks, progress of Natthankwin Bridge (Sittoung)...MoI staff urged to carry on duties with all might and main - Information Minister attends 64th Anniversary of MRTV...Dy Construction Minister inspects Pathein Monywa Road...C-in-C (Air)’s Shield Boxing concludes...EP-2 Minister receives Korean guests...Talks on development of rural libraries held..... 'PERSPECTIVES": "Grow high quality fruit and vegetables"..... ARTICLES: "Tube-wells and artesian wells, in Pyawbwe Township" Article: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Emergence of fourth white elephant, an omen of good future" Wai Yan Maung (continued from yesterday)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 August 2010
Date of publication: 14 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC announces date to hold multiparty democracy general elections...UEC announces starting and final dates for submission of Hluttaw candidate list, date to scrutinize applications of candidates and final date to withdraw applications of candidates...Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [Kayan National Party]...Supplement of Region or State Hluttaw Nationalities constituencies..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: A&I Minister meets trainees on departure for Israel...Mdy Mayor inspects sewerage vans...Dunlopillo showcases at Yangon Expo 2010...Monywa, Sagaing Districts sustain sector-wise development...Ayeyawady Division concludes ploughing of monsoon paddy...Foreign Minister accepts Credentials of WHO Resident Representative...White elephant Bhaddawady attracting public attention...Mon State observes Nutrition Promotion Week...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (13-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Maintain tube-wells for longterm supply of potable water"..... ARTICLES: Boost production of fruit, vegetables for economic growth" Byline: Aung Maung (Taunggyi)..."Emergence of fourth white elephant, an omen of good future" Wai Yan Maung
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 August 2010
Date of publication: 13 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC...Applications for formation, registration of political party scrutinized, passed [Kayin State Democracy and Development Party]...Public announcement for remonstration [Kayin State Democracy and Development Party]...Supplement of Amyotha Hluttaw constituencies..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: White elephant shed crowded with visitors...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Basic Computer Course (3/2010) concludes...Mamee presents K 2 mln award to winner...Shwebo, Monywa Districts complete cultivation of monsoon paddy...Mon State honours outstanding students...Samsung Electronics equipments exhibited in Yangon Expo 2010...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing of Ministry of Defence tours Taunggyi, Hopong Townships...Bago Division concludes ploughing for monsoon paddy cultivation...School Health Week with full activities in Nay Pyi Taw... "PERSPECTIVES": "Gear up to supply potable water sufficiently"..... ARTICLES: "Myogyi Multi-Purpose Dam Project contributes to greening Meiktila Plain" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Maung Maung Than (MNA)..."Yangon Water Supply Project (Ngamoeyeik) Phase-II underway" Byline & Photos: Than Swe (Pabedan)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 August 2010
Date of publication: 12 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission designates constituencies...Supplement of Pyithu Hluttaw constituencies..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Taunggyi District makes progress in regional development tasks...Activities of School Health Week...Anti-mosquito lotion on market...Katha and Shwebo districts on track of development...BCB Centre to conduct Capacity Enhancement Programme...Educative talks on traffic rules given...Yangon Division Industrial Zones Management Committee holds meeting...Mon State concludes ploughing fields for monsoon paddy...Knowledge on traffic rules disseminated...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (11-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend livestock breeding zones"..... ARTICLES: "Mechanized system becomes popular among farmers" Article: Myint Maung Soe Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)..."Pwintbyu in dry zone sees green paddy field" Article & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 August 2010
Date of publication: 11 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Kayah State Sub-commission Secretary inspects ward sub-commission offices in Loikaw..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Regional development tasks in Mandalay, Sagaing Divisions gaining momentum...PBANRDA Ministry organizes cash donation ceremony for rural water supply...Transport Minister inspects jetties in Yangon for swift commodity flow...Religious Affairs Minister receives Indonesian Ambassador...Contour maps available in Germin GPS, computer of Concordia Int’l Co., Ltd...Computer Networking with Windows 7 on 14 Aug...Health Minister receives Indonesian Ambassador, Resident Representatives...Reproductive Health Care Course No. 2/2010 opens...Khind, Mistral electrics on display in Yangon Expo 2010...Moderate quake jolts outside Myanmar..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Keep Inlay Lake green and pleasant"..... ARTICLE: "Kyeeohn-Kyeewa Dam nearing completion to irrigate over 90,000 acres of farmlands, generate 74 megawatts" Article: Kyaw Sein Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 August 2010
Date of publication: 10 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Chairman meets subcommissions in Taninthayi Division..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Meeting set standards, carrying out intensive quality checks in every stage of construction necessary - Road on which Hsipaw Bridge is being built is main one for border trade...Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister back from Kuwait...Special appeal cases heard...Corrigendum...Labour Minister inspects freight handling works in Kyimyindine Tsp...National Culture and Fine Arts Universities Council meets...Refresher Course (2/2010) for doctors and dentists opens...White Elephant arrives in Nay Pyi Taw...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (9-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Ensure environmentally sustainable development"..... ARTICLE: "Let’s keep taking strides till we achieve democracy goal" Mahn Tha Sein (Papun)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 August 2010
Date of publication: 09 August 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Singaporean President... Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Singaporean counterpart...Staff of Aungban Agricultural Research Farm urged to cooperate with private entrepreneurs to distribute quality strains of crops to farmers - Prime Minister on inspection tour of townships in Shan State (South)...FM felicitates Singaporean counterpart...Appointment of [Panama] Ambassador agreed on...Labour Minister inspects health care services for workers in Hlinethaya Industrial Zone...Myanmar Classic Group awards top dealers...Commander attends monsoon tree planting ceremony...Kayah State Election Sub-commission preparing for election...Singaporean BCA academy entrance test in Myanmar...Maubin District concludes ploughing..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost partnership among ASEAN members"..... ARTICLES: "The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Myanmar" Maung ASEAN..."Namkyan Dam in Lashio Township to supply irrigation and potable water" Yamanya Thway Mon
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 August 2010
Date of publication: 08 August 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: ASEAN has potential to physically anchor itself as transportation, information and communication technology, and tourism hub of the region - Congratulatory Message from Senior General Than Shwe, Chairman of State Peace and Development Council of Union of Myanmar on occasion of 43rd Anniversary of ASEAN Day...Inlay Lake, a natural heritage of the nation as well as a pride of Shan State - Prime Minister inspects tasks for sustainability of Inlay Lake...Commander attends launching ceremony of World Breastfeeding Week and Nutrition Week activities...PBANRDA Ministry, Nay Pyi Taw Development Committee award outstanding students...Lt-Gen Myint Swe participates in workshop of MBPSMA...Contract for coal signed...Blast kills two, wounds 4 in Myawady, Kayin State...Toshiba launches new products...Special Refresher Course No. 18/2010 for police officers opened... "PERSPECTIVES": "Take preventive and preparedness measures against natural disasters"..... ARTICLES: "The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Myanmar" Maung ASEAN..."New motor road under construction to link Hill Resort and Ruby Land" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing [Profile of 160 feet long Namhpan Creek Bridge Project]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 August 2010
Date of publication: 07 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [Modern People Party, National Political Alliances League]...Secretary of Kayah State Election Subcommission inspects branch offices..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Defence Attaché of Bangladesh...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Military Attaché of Russian Federation...Commander Maj-Gen Yar Pyae attends launching of nutrition week...A & I Minister receives Vietnamese Ambassador and President of Vietransinex Company...Activities of World Breastfeeding Week and Nutrition Week marked...Weather Report...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing inspects Lainli Bridge, development tasks in Kayah State...Energy Ministry holds rainy season tree planting ceremony...Press conference on banking services courses held...MFF CEC member to attend Application of Business Management Principles in Small Scale Aquaculture...Vice-Chairman of SPDC Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Commander-in-Chief (Army) Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Pakistani Defence Attaché..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Nutritious foods for all"..... ARTICLE: "A visit to Tangyan" Byline & Photos : Myint Soe (Na Ta La)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 August 2010
Date of publication: 06 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for formation of political party scrutinized, passed [All National Races Unity and Development Party (Kayah State)]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: EP No. 1 Minister inspects progress of Yeywa Hydropower Project...Mdy Mayor inspects drainage, sanitation...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Prof Dr Paing Soe’s collected articles on book stores...Yangon City Guide@Yangon Bus Directory comes out...Educative talks held at Dagon BEHS No. 2...Commander attends work coord meeting...English Proficiency Course of EP-2 concludes...Commander’s Shield Chess Contest commences...Cash and kind donated to self-reliant libraries in Shan State (East)...Universities’ Men’s Volleyball Tournament begins...Minister inspects waterway transport services in Minbya, Pauktaw Townships...Applications invited for University of Medicine Scholarship Award...DBE-2 D-G inspects basic education schools...Opening of new schools in Labutta township...Dokhtawady rising..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Uplift nationalistic prestige and integrity"..... ARTICLE: "PyinOoLwin Coffee Factory satisfying demands of consumers with palatable flavour and fragrance" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 August 2010
Date of publication: 05 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members to UEC [National Democratic Party for Development]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Mandalay Division Traffic Rules Enforcement Supervisory Committee meets...Minister visits breeding farms, feedstuff factory...Talks on Survival of the Fittest: Adaptation on 8 August...Information Minister meets officials, staff of IPRDs, Bilin Township Retransmission Station, Mawlamyine MMPE in Mon State...Deputy Minister meets health personnel at Central Women’s Hospital...Shan State (East) PDC Chairman’s Cup Women’s Football Tourney kicks off...Mandalay Mayor inspects sanitation tasks in Mandalay moat, Kandawgyi region...Muse Police Station files charge against female human trafficker...Talk on Information Security on 7 Aug...Computer Journal for August on stands...Pre-monsoon Ngwechi-6 cotton thriving in Wetlet township...Weather Report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Cultural heritage — the National Pride"..... ARTICLES: "Inland Water Transport at the service of people" Article: Ye Win Hsaung (Kyemon); Photos: IWT...
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 August 2010
Date of publication: 04 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "Restore stability and peace in elections for democracy" A Law Analyst (Continued from yesterday)..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Energy Minister attends 28th ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM)...Coord meeting between L&F Ministry and MTA held...Applied course on Google Earth, GIS in Aug...MCPA to organize Video Production Course No (2) on 28 Aug...Members of Bawlake District Subcommission inspect pre-electoral works...Reproductive Health Course No. 1/2010 opens...Pyawbwe-Ywamon-Natmauk-Kanbya-Magway Road improving livelihoods of residents...Human traffickers arrested in Kawthoung, Yangon...Innocent people loses life in mine blast in Thandaung Tsp...Village library opened in Pyay Township...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (3-8-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Establish mangrove forest ecosystem"..... ARTICLE: "Pyawbwe-Ywamon-Natmauk-Kanbya-Magway Road improving livelihoods of residents" Byline & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 August 2010
Date of publication: 03 August 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Unity and Democracy Party of Kachin State (UDPKS) granted permission to register as political party...Applications for registration of political party scrutinized, passed [UDPKS]...Restore stability and peace in elections for democracy A Law Analyst..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: MMCWA marks World Breastfeeding Week, Nutrition Week 2010...DPRK Foreign Minister and party conclude visit...Industry-2 Minister visits Tyre and Rubber Product Factories in Thaton, Bilin...Myanmar-Vietnam business meeting on 11 Aug...Member of MWEA leaves for Malaysia to attend Women As Global Entrepreneurs course...Education Ministry to launch School Health Week...Commander attends workshop on giving educative talks on traffic rules...Kaung Kyaw Say Co wins ASEAN Energy Award 2010...Progress of Locomotive Factory (Nay Pyi Taw), Nay Pyi Taw Railway Station inspected..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Youth: The strength of the nation"..... ARTICLE: "Glorious days in Ayeyawady Division" Byline: Maung Maung Htwe (MNA); Photos: Tha Nyan (MNA) & Win Maung Maung
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 August 2010
Date of publication: 02 August 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing visit Biotech Pharmaceutical Factory, Hi-Tech City, TA TA Industry Co in India...Families of Defence Services (Army, Navy and Air) donate provisions to monasteries, homes for the aged...Swimming Contest of Universities, Degree Colleges and Education Colleges concludes...Sports gear for Universities, Degree Colleges in Upper Myanmar donated...Special Refresher Course No. 37 for Basic Education teachers concludes...2010 World Breastfeeding Week, 2010 Nutrition Week launched...Dy Minister inspects construction of infrastructures...Senior General Than Shwe, wife and party attend dinner hosted by Myanmar Ambassador to India, wife...Daw Kyaing Kyaing visits Akshardham Temple in New Delhi...Myanmar ministers hold discussions with Indian entrepreneurs...SPDC Member Lt-Gen Tin Aye attends opening of Mya Nanda purified drinking water plant...Governor of Andhra Pradesh State hosts dinner to Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing "PERSPECTIVES": "Breastfeeding—first priority"
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 August 2010
Date of publication: 01 August 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing visit Mahabodhi Pagoda, Migadawun in Bodh Gaya...SPDC Member Lt-Gen Tin Aye attends reception to mark 83rd Anniversary of Chinese PLA...Inter-Ministry Football Tour continues...Mayor inspects upgrading of roads...Refresher course for judges concludes...Conclusion of Special Refresher Course (71) for Basic Education Teachers...Forestry Minister inspects greening project...Work Proficiency Course No. 38 for staff officers of township Internal Revenue Department concludes...Talks on traffic rules to be conducted in Chaungzon Tsp...Images reflecting pagodas and sites of religious significance where Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing and party visited during their goodwill visit to the Republic of India...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing arrive in Gaya, India..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Goodwill visits fortify bilateral relations"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (7.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 August 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 July 2010
Date of publication: 31 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing welcomed by Indian President...Prime Minister receives DPRK Minister of Foreign Affairs and party...MYANMAR GAZETTE...A & I Minister meets scholars...MPEC to conduct new Diploma in Software Engineering course...Senior General Than Shwe receives Indian External Affairs Minister...Senior General Than Shwe receives Indian Vice-President...Deputy Energy Minister meets Thai delegation...2000 stimulant tablets seized in Tachilek Township...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing lay wreath at Samadhi of Mahatama Gandhi...Senior General Than Shwe receives Leader of the Opposition in the Upper House of the Republic of India...After regaining independence, the two neighbouring countries have been maintaining good neighbourly relations based on the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence (Senior General Than Shwe)- Same heritage of Buddhism, experiences on colonialism, independence movements and recent bilateral cooperation reached a milestone of cooperation and friendship between the two peoples of India and Myanmar (President Mrs Pratibha Devisingh Patil) - Indian President hosts dinner in honour of Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing...Senior General Than Shwe meets Indian Prime Minister..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Put Myanmar into drugfree society"..... ARTICLE: "Myanmar, the Union we love" Mi Pyi Chit
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 July 2010
Date of publication: 30 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC member meets Magway division/district/ township subcommissions...Electoral work discussed in Magway Division...Applications for formation, registration scrutinized, passed [National Development and Peace Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to King of Morocco...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing arrive back from India after paying goodwill visit...A&I Minister receives ROK guest...Baby Fair promotion by City Mart Supermarket on 29 July...MWJA holds meeting No. 7/2010...Inter-University/Degree College Sepak Takraw Tournament concludes...Construction Minister visits store and distribution division (Pyinmabin)...Dy Energy Minister inspects laying of natural gas pipeline...Book on herbal crops, English Grammar Book come out...Lucky draw in Gamone Pwint Shopping Mall...Refresher courses for seafarers at MTC (Hlaing)...Forestry Minister visits teak plantations, sawmills and tea plantations in Nay Pyi Taw District & Magway Division..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Apply research findings effectively"..... ARTICLES: "An economic boom in Nay Pyi Taw Tatkon Township" Myint Maung Soe...Kangyidaunt Township boosting paddy production" Article: Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung); Photos: Reporter Myint Aung (Ahlon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (8.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 July 2010
Date of publication: 29 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit lists of party members [Kokang Democracy and Unity Party]..."Year 2010 elections and responsibilities of citizens" Kyaw Myint Naing ["...Every citizen in favour of peace and democracy is responsible for casting votes in the elections without fail because successful completion of 2010 elections is necessary for maintaining alreadyachieved State stability and peace, national reconsolidation, and economic growth..."]...... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander inspects regional developments of An, Myebon, Minbya Townships...A&I Minister receives IFAD Country Manager...Heat Exchange Paint at Housing and Living 2010...Talk on 31 July at MFF...Kayanwa Village in Twantay Township gets library..... "PERSPECTIVES":"Serve national interest with sense of duty"..... ARTICLE: "Positive signs in health sector" Byline: Zaw Win (Kyemon), Photos: Myanma Alin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (9.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 July 2010
Date of publication: 28 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Chairman meets Shan State, Kengtung district/ township subcommissions...Application for formation of political party submitted [The All National Races Unity and Development Party (Kayah State)]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Central Training School of Construction Ministry conducts capacity-building courses...Course on Training of Trainers for Civil Service No. 1/2010 conducted...Fuji Xerox to launch sales promotion...Mon State Red Cross Supervisory Committee opens new building...Work coordination meeting of Taninthayi Division Police Force held...“Myanmar Women’s manner is Myanma Culture” held...Deputy A-G meets law officers in Yangon Division...Segate Hard drives and ECS motherboards on sale...Geographic Information Systems (GIS) & Remote Sensing (RS) Courses on 3 August...Article contest (open) to be held to mark International Literacy Day...Green pea plantations in Yesagyo Township in good condition...Monsoon paddy cultivation in Ayeyawady Div..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Machinery, the key to agricultural success"..... ARTICLE: "Communication networks, a driver behind building a new nation" Zaw Win (Kyemon) [Progress of communication sector from 1988 onwards]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 July 2010
Date of publication: 27 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Pagodas, monasteries teeming with devotees doing meritorious deeds on Dhammacakka Day...Nay Pyi Taw Command Commander attends monsoon tree-planting ceremony...Myanmar delegation leaves for Laos...Supercool tyres at Housing and Living 2010...Massimo Luxury Leather Sofas displayed at Housing & Living (2010)...Mandalay Mayor attends monsoon tree-planting ceremony...Public Works and private companies sign B.O.T contracts for road construction...Inter-University/Degree College Men’s Sepak Takraw tournament continues...FM stations and coverage area...Development in information sector from 1988 onwards...Low pressure area at Bay of Bengal disappears...Kanpyae Village in Minbu Township gets school branch..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Utilize advanced agricultural methods"..... ARTICLE: "Information sector opens new chapter" Hlaing Bwa (Parami)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 July 2010
Date of publication: 26 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Maldivian President...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing leave for India to pay goodwill visit...Monsoon tree-planting ceremony held in Mandalay...Foreign Minister felicitates Maldivian counterpart...Thaminbe Village BEPS gets new school building...Tharaphee laminate floors displayed at Housing Complex and Living Style 2010...5th Anniversary of INAX tiles and bathroom accessories held...Four wild elephants visit pagodas and towns in Bago and Ayeyawady divisions...Insurgents set fire to three bridges...Health Minister attends 10th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting...Dy Energy Minister inspects test run of No.4 Fertilizer Factory (Myaungdagar)...Winners of Basketball Championship presented prizes...Shine Group of Companies takes part in Housing Complex and Living Style 2010...Moderate earthquake jolts...Ayeyeik Library in Bilin Township opens..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Contemplate Buddha’s Attributes"..... ARTICLES: "The Wheel of the Law" Dr Khin Maung Nyunt
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 July 2010
Date of publication: 25 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend Waso robe-offering ceremony of Defence Ministry...EP-1 Ministry and Chinese company ink deal to cooperate in Ngawchanhka Hydropower Project implementation...Champion Construction Materials exhibiting in Housing Complex and Living Style 2010...Foreign Affairs Minister arrives back from Vietnam...Major Factories and Production Departments under Ministry of Industry-2...Technical Training Schools in Myanmar..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Railroad networks result in rapid development"..... ARTICLES: "Industrial development, major stride towards modern, developed nation" Article:Maung Tway Htet, Photos: Kyemon
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 July 2010
Date of publication: 24 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for registration of political party submitted [Unity and Democracy Party of Kachin State]...Public Announcement for Remonstration [Unity and Democracy Party of Kachin State (UDPKS)]...Kayah State subcommission Chairman visits Dimawhso Township..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander Maj-Gen Kyaw Swe visits 100-ton rice mill...Workshop on ASEAN Strategic Transport Plan held...Executive members of MGEA meet...Information Minister meets personnel of IPRDs, TV re-transmission stations, MMPE...New building added to Buthigyin Village Primary School...Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Football Tournament goes on...Certified Advanced Survey course to be opened...Talks on traffic rules held in Nay Pyi Taw...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (23-7-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "New roads and bridges for better transport in Ayeyawady Division"..... ARTICLE: "Aviation, waterway transport serving future interests of State, people" Article: Ko Thitsar: Photos: Myanma Alin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 July 2010
Date of publication: 23 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Member (Yangon Division In-charge) inspects Thongwa Township Subcommission Office...UEC member meets members of PyinOoLwin District, Mogok Township Election Subcommissions...Kayah State Subcommission Secretary insepcts pre-electoral works in Pruhso...UEC Chairman meets district/township subcommissions in Shan State (East)..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to President of the Arab Republic of Egypt...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Prime Minister of the Arab Republic of Egypt...River crossing bridges opened one after another to uplift transport infrastructure of Ayeyawady Division - Local people urged to maintain bridges for durability...Offspring of Labour Ministry awarded...Foreign Affairs Minister felicitates Egyptian counterpart...MPEC to conduct new Diploma in Software Engineering course...Academic seminar at Traders Hotel on 24-25 July...Industrial Zones Management Committee of Yangon Division meets...Rural library gets new building in Twantay Township..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Better transport for uplifting livelihoods of people"..... ARTICLE: "Yaybok Dam: drive for development in Hlaingbwe Township" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 July 2010
Date of publication: 22 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Application for formation of political party submitted ...UEC Chairman meets Shan State/ District/Township/Ward/ Village-tract subcommissions.... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: PM: government doing everything possible for smooth transport to put an end to distant relations among brethren due to natural barriers:Hinthada-Zalun section of Hinthada-Danubyu-Sakkawt (Nyaungdon) Railroad inaugurated...Deputy Foreign Minister arrives back from Thailand...GIS and Remote Sensing for enthusiasts...Good news for liver patients...Sports Minister receives ROK guests.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Disseminate health knowledge to rural regions".... ARTICLE: "Natyaykan: Education opportunity for needy children in Lashio" Article & photo: Yamanya Thwe Mon
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 July 2010
Date of publication: 21 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit member list to Union Election Commission.... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: UEC Chairman meets Kayah State/District/ Township subcommissions...Industry-2 Minister visits Padaung Industrial Region...2010 National Championship Basketball tournament goes on...Myanmar Bicycle Federation reformed...MAWFA visits University of National Culture and Fine Arts (Yangon)...Teaching manual using course opened... Innocent civilians falling victim to mine blasts...Religious edifices excavated from old Pinle City.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Railroads for socio-economic improvement".... ARTICLE: "Maintain power plants till future generations" By:Maung Tway Htet
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 July 2010
Date of publication: 20 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maubin (South) region has potential oil field... Grow trees for greening...Greening activity of MCDC...Triangle Region Command green Mother Earth...Government Office holds Monsoon tree planting ceremony...MDY Mayor visits No (1) Malun Waterworks...Made in Thailand Festival at Ga Mon Pwint Shopping Mall...63rd Anniversary Arzani Day observed ... Commander attends opening of new school building in Taunggyi...Chin State Chairman on inspection tour of Chin State...Non-Formal Primary Education Course opened in Pathein Township...Wanna make a study tour ofAustralia?... Books donation held in Insein Township.... ARTICLES: "Development of roads and bridges in Myanmar" Byline:Maung Saw Win (Myanma Alin); Photos: Myanma Alin... "Development of roads and bridges in Myanmar" Byline:Maung Saw Win (Myanma Alin); Photos: Myanma Alin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 July 2010
Date of publication: 19 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Member supervises Kayan Township Election Sub Commission... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Chairman, Secretary elected for State Central Working Committee of the Sangha... Energy Minister looks into No 5 Fertilizer Plant Construction Project in Ayeyawady Div...i Love Myanmar donates new school buildings in Ayeyawady Div...Workshops on biodiversity, deforestation held... Subcommission Office opened...Heavy machinery arrives at Irrigation Department...Educational Information Exhibition on 21 July...Forestry Minister inspects timber depot sawmill, plantations...Myanmar Thabin Asiayon pays respects to older scholars...Information Minister receives ROK Ambassador... Twantay rural region gets new library building... 2,570,840 acres of monsoon paddy cultivated in Ayeyawady Div up to 17 July.... "PERSPECTIVES": " Intellectuals, intelligentsia on the increase".... ARTICLES: "Leinli: highest suspension bridge on Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Pinlaung motor road" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing... "Leinli: highest suspension bridge on Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Pinlaung motor road" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 July 2010
Date of publication: 18 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister U Thein Sein accepts cash donations for Myanmar Border and Hilly Regions Theravada Buddhist Sasana Nuggaha Association ...Myanma Motion Picture Enterprise marks 40th anniversary...SPDC Office plants trees in 2010 rainy season...Bagan publishes Hsinbyugyun Aung Thein, Maung Wunna, Nanda Win...MTMA members leave for Shanghai World Expo...Nay Pyi Taw Water Fountain Garden (Annex) Recreation Centre inaugurated...Information, F&R, Labour win over opponents...UEC Chairman meets members of subcommissions in Mon State.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Successful crops production on Myanma farmlands" .... ARTICLES: "Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Pinlaung Road brings national brethren closer together" Article: Kayan Soe Myint:Photos: Construction & Moe Myint Hlaing... "Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Pinlaung Road brings national brethren closer together"Article: Kayan Soe Myint: Photos: Construction & Moe Myint Hlaing...Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Pinlaung Road brings national brethren closer together"Article: Kayan Soe Myint: Photos: Construction & Moe Myint Hlaing
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 July 2010
Date of publication: 17 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Regional Development Party (Pyay) granted permission to register as political party...Applications for registration of political parties scrutinized, passed...Member of UEC supervises electoral works inYangon South District.... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: 11th Plenary Meeting of Sixth 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee continues for second day...Myanmar Judo Team camped...Mandalay Mayor inspects factory and fleet department...Earthquake Report ...Information Minister plants teak sapling, releases fingerlings...CEC members of UMFCCI receive Australian Second Secretary...Sales Promotion of Great Casabella...Hlawga Wildlife Park runs extra hours.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Produce marketable fresh water and sea fish and prawn".... ARTICLES:"Dramatic progress in agricultural and livestock sectors" By:Maung Maung Myo (Bago)... "Dramatic progress in agricultural and livestock sectors" By:Maung Maung Myo (Bago)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 July 2010
Date of publication: 16 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political parties submit member list to Union Election Commission.... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:11th Plenary Meeting of Sixth 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee held...Lt-Gen Myint Swe of Ministry of Defence attends rainy season teak growing ceremony...MYANMAR GAZETTE:The State Peace and Development Council has appointed Deputy Director-General Dr Myint Than of Beekeeping Department under Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department, Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries as the Director-General of Directorate of Livestock and Fisheries under the same ministry on probation from the date he assumes charge of his duties...Housing & Living 2010 on 24-27 July...Transport Minister receives Indian Ambassador...Electoral work course conducted in Thongwa of Yangon Div....Talks on traffic rules organized...Special Market Festival ongoing in Yamethin.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost quality and production in industrial regions" .... ARTICLES: "Myanma energy: promise of nation’s brighter future" By:Tin Htwe (MNA)... "Arbour Day, Arbour Month, Arbour Year" By:Maung Hlaing
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 July 2010
Date of publication: 15 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain...Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Republic of India...CPT Minister receives Indian Ambassador...Energy Minister receives Indian Ambassador...MCC Training Institute (Yatanarpon) to conduct AIT’s B.S.E...Secretary-1 visits Myanmar pavilion at Shanghai World Expo 2010.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend sown acreage of high yield long staple cotton".... ARTICLE: "Endeavours of education sector to turn out educated human resources" By:Maung Maung Htwe (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (11MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 July 2010
Date of publication: 14 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: SPDC Secretary-1 visits aircraft factory,deepwater seaports in Shanghai...Myanmar, Morocco to boost cooperation...Minister visits universities, colleges in Yangon...Google Earth and GIS course to open...Ozical (Australia) in circulation...SPDC Secretary-1 receives Dalian Mayor...SPDC Secretary-1 receives Qingdao Mayor of Shandong Province... Refresher Course for Officers of Budget Department commences...Tornado devastates houses in Kawhmu...SPDC Secretary-1 receives Vice-Mayor of Shanghai...SPDC Secretary-1 General Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo visits Dalian, Qingdao of PRC.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Pauk-phaw relations become stronger"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (7.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 July 2010
Date of publication: 13 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe welcomes back Secretary-1 on his return from PRC...Prime Minister attends opening of Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Men’s Football Tourney...Secretary-1 meets staff of Myanmar Embassy,Military Attaché’s Office in PRC...Ministry of SWRR honours outstanding students...Prime Minister inspects projects in Sagaing Division, Yangon-Mandalay Expressway"...SPDC Secretary-1 visits Beijing...SPDC Secretary-1 meets personnel of Chinese Companies...SPDC Secretary-1 meets Member of Standing Committee of Politburo of CPC Central Committee...Secretary-1 General Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo meets Chinese Ministers...Golf Masters Magazine Readers Tournament-2010 held...SPDC Secretary-1 General Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo calls on Chinese Vice-Premier Mr Li Keqiang.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Myanmar, Laos closer to each other"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 July 2010
Date of publication: 12 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Mandalay Division Election Sub-Commission meets.... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Home Affairs Minister receives Thai Ambassador...Heads of State, Heads of Government and Ministers for Foreign Affairs of Myanmar, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic exchange felicitations on the occasion of the 55th Anniversary of the Establishment of diplomatic relations...Nation needs more intellectuals, intelligentsia, technicians to harness natural resources effectively...Tree-planting ceremonies held to mark School Environment Day...BED-3 marks School Environment Day...STI to conduct Finance & Banking Diploma course...Lt-Gen Tha Aye looks into regional development in Mandalay, Sagaing Divisions...SWRR Minister oversees new buildings and staff housing of South Okkalapa Fire Brigade...Vice-Mayor attends stake-driving ceremony of library in Seikkyi Khanaungto...Star Resources to open International Culinary Course...Population statistics to be applied in adopting plans for education, health and job opportunities with aim of developing human resources.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Grow high-yield cotton extensively"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 July 2010
Date of publication: 11 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Local farmers urged to grow quality cotton strains through correct cultivation method...Minister visits ports, IWT branch in Sittway...Ministry of Forestry honours outstanding students...Applied Java Programming to be launched...UMFCCI meets Korean guests...English Language Proficiency Course of Ministry of Religious Affairs concludes...EP No. 2 Minister receives Chinese guests...Future tycoons to face for first fight on 31 July...Trainees invited to DA (Part-I)...C-in-C (Navy)’s Trophy Sepak Takraw C’ship...Lt-Gen Tha Aye oversees development tasks in Waingmaw, Kachin State...
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 July 2010
Date of publication: 10 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Khami National Development Party granted permission to register as political party...National Democratic Force granted permission to register as political party...Union Election Commission Meeting 32/2010 held...Registration of political parties scrutinized, passed.... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:Progress of Laukkai region, construction of Kutkai-Tamoenye-Monsi-Tarpa road supervised...Blood donated to Tatmadawmen...Course on production of TV programmes to be conducted...Electoral Course opened...Ace of golfer...1,771,009 acres of monsoon paddy cultivated in Ayeyawady Div.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Actively take part in School Environment Day activities".... ARTICLE: "Rail journey across Myanmar" By Tin Htwe(MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 July 2010
Date of publication: 09 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: FM receives Brazilian Ambassador...UMFCCI meets Thai entrepreneurs in Bangkok... Golden deer, star turtles handed over to ZPO, Thailand...Yangon Command Commander meets Karatedo athletes...Projects to boost supply of irrigation water" By Maung Maung Myo (Bago)...MYANMAR GAZETTE:The State Peace and Development Council has confirmed the appointment of the following heads of service organizations on expiry of the one-year probationary period....Everyday Idioms in circulation...Information Minister visits staff helping green Mother Earth...Chinese eye specialists give free treatment in Yesagyo...Talks on reproductive health given in Sagaing Div...Database Application Development Course for computer worms...CPT Ministry holds tree-planting ceremony...SWRR Minister receives Special Envoy to ASEAN Secretary-General...SEA Basketball Tournament goes on .... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for greater progress of border regions"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 July 2010
Date of publication: 08 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Tha Aye of Ministry of Defence on inspection tour of Myitkyina...Encouraging signs of development around Ottwin...Yatanarpon Housing Estate Project ongoing... MAAS’s second academic talk for 2010 focuses on climate change...7th SEABA U-18 Men’s Basketball Tournament continues...Ministry of Sports holds 5th monsoon tree planting ceremony...A&I Ministry holds monsoon tree planting ceremony...Health Ministry seeks way to fight against 3D with GFM...Rainy season tree planting ceremony of CSSTB goes with a swing.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend farmland reclamation for expediting crops cultivation" .... ARTICLE: "Khawa Dam, reliable facility in Bago Division (West) for growing summer paddy" Article: Ko Tin Hlaing (Meiktila)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 July 2010
Date of publication: 07 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for registration as political party submitted...Public announcement for remonstration.... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing on inspection tour of northern Shan State...Construction Ministry plants trees, releases fingerlings...Livestock & Fisheries Ministry to promote meat export...Transport Minister inspects jetties for smooth commodity flow...Labour Minister attends meeting to apply certificates to workers...MWJA donates medicines to MRCS...7th SEA U-18 Men’s Basketball Championship continues...Local residents clearing waterway of Dahka...PBANRDA holds monsoon tree planting ceremony...Nationality youths training centres in border areas.... "PERSPECTIVES": "Maintain archaeological findings" .... ARTICLE: "Local residents clearing waterway of Dahka River" By:Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 July 2010
Date of publication: 06 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Myanmar Democracy Congress Party granted permission to register as political party...Mro National Party granted permission to register as political party...Applications for registration of political party scrutinized, passed: Myanmar Democracy Congress Party, Mro National Party,Kaman National Progressive Party]...Multiplier course on election opened in Thanlyin Tsp... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends meeting of Public Works and B.O.T system companies...Lt-Gen Tha Aye inspects development tasks in Mogaung, Mohnyin townships...Six leave for Indonesia to study Russian...Lt-Gen Khin Zaw inspects oil-palm plantations in Kawthoung...No.1 Mining Enterprise and Top Ten Stars agree to partner for Bawsai Mines...New building handed over to Nay Pyi Taw Pobbathiri BEHS No. 13...Multiplier electoral course opened in Botahtaung Tsp...7th SEABA U-18 kicks off...Talks on beautifying and upgrading Yangon...Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction held...Myanmar Travel Association meets...Kaman National Progressive Party granted permission to register as political party...Political parties submit lists of party members..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Generate brighter future for women".
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 July 2010
Date of publication: 05 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Chairman meets members of district/township/ward village-tract election sub-commissions of Shan State (North)..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Tanai, Phakant townships on track of development...Lt-Gen Khin Zaw attends in tree planting ceremony in Kawthoung Township...Paper reading session on archaeological evidences held...Housing & Living 2010 24-27 July...Culture Ministry gifts for Mother Earth...Computer Journal July issue in circulation...MPF holds coordination meeting...F&R Ministry honours outstanding students...Noteworthy amount of rainfall 4-7-2010..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preserve fine traditions of women"..... ARTICLES: "Chaungmange Dam in Nay Pyi Taw Lewe township contributes to regional development" Byline: Kyaw Sein; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Pre-monsoon paddy strain beneficial to farmers of Pantanaw Township" Article & Photos: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 July 2010
Date of publication: 04 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC member oversees tasks for holding elections in Ayeyawady Div..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sees off SPDC Secretary-1 on his departure for PRC...Lt-Gen Tha Aye inspects regional development tasks in Kachin State...Sports Minister holds discussions on promotion of sports in Myanmar...International Day of Cooperatives observed...Formation of Myanmar Women's Affairs Federation based on seven lofty objectives designed for life security and development of women - Myanmar Women's Day (2010) marked...Roads and bridges built as networks in States and Divisions for smooth and speedy flow of trade - Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Pinlaung (Kintha-Koegway section) commissioned into service...Noteworthy amount of rainfall 3-7-2010..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Try to exceed monsoon paddy cultivation target"..... ARTICLES: "Khabaung Diversion Weir in Bago Division helps improve agricultural sector" Article: Kyaw Sein; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 July 2010
Date of publication: 03 July 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for registration as political party submitted [Unity and Democracy Party of Kachin State (UDPKS)]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Belarusian President...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Belarusian counterpart...Agriculturalists and employees of relevant departments to assist local farmers by growing high-yield strains and applying modern cultivation methods - Employees of departments to observe rules and regulations and to work with goodwill as they are working on behalf of the government...Lt-Gen Khin Zaw visits Technological University (Myeik), University of Computer Studies (Myeik)...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Work coordination meeting to boost production of oil and gas...Basic Tailoring Course for women...Information Minister attends monsoon tree planting ceremony-2010...Labour Ministry in process of e-Government...FM sends message of felicitations to Belarusian counterpart...Rainy season tree planting ceremony of Education Ministry held...Monsoon tree planting ceremony of SWRR Ministry...MMCWA holds monsoon tree planting ceremony...Star Resources to conduct SOP Course for Hotel and Cruise Staff...Announcement to submit university entrance application..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Emphasize on greater economic growth in Ayeyawady Division"..... ARTICLE: "Damsels of various national races with colourful traditional costumes" Khin Oo
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 July 2010
Date of publication: 02 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Security, peace and stability, rule of law come first for township’s development - Development degree of resource-rich Myanmar depends on extent of our efforts...More roads and bridges for development of the Union...Lt-Gen Khin Zaw inspects progress of agriculture, construction of railroad section in Taninthayi Division...BCB to assist youths with building confidence...Workshop on perpetual existence of Inlay Lake...Chinese Vice-Premier visits Nay Pyi Taw, Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan-NyaungU...Ayeyawady Div puts 1,006,394 acres under monsoon paddy..... "PERSPECTIVES": "More roads and bridges for development of the Union"..... ARTICLES: "Myanmar women stand tall in the world" Ingyin Hmwe (Nay Pyi Taw)..."Major events of Shanghai Expo" Myanmar Media Team
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 July 2010
Date of publication: 01 July 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Importance of security, peace and stability, rule of law and sustainable economic development in shaping nation into developed one underscored - Staff urged to take part in successful realization of processes to ensure peace and stability, economic development and advancement of education standard of nation...Billboards erected, trees planted to mark Myanmar Women’s Day...Meeting to combat uncensored Myanmar movies, and pirated Myanmar Karaoke VCDs and DVDs held...UMFCCI delegation leaves for Thailand...Staff of IPRD, serving national interest as highly-qualified media persons, should disseminate information and knowledge to people in time - Information Minister inspects TV re-transmission stations, Township IPRDs...MRMA to open Yangon Division branches...Capability of Kobelco Hydraulic Excavator demonstrated...12 armed group members exchange arms for peace...National Work Committee for Bay of Bengal Ecosystem Plan meets...Commander attends rainy season tree planting ceremony...Star Resources provide free services for dip course of London Hotel School College..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Aiming to create good citizen"..... ARTICLES: "Make harmonious efforts to combat trafficking in persons" Myo Lay..."Rapidly developing west bank of Ayeyawady River" Article: Maung Maung Htwe (MNA); Photos: Tha Nyan (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 July 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 June 2010
Date of publication: 30 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Chairman holds meeting with members of election sub-commissions in Shan State (North)...UEC member Dr Tin Aung Aye receives Australian Deputy Secretary of Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade...Public announcement for remonstration [National Democratic Force]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends tree-planting ceremony of Yangon Division...Teachers should be skilled in specialized subjects and teach students to become qualified ones by changing quantity to quality - Human resources vital for national development...Which team’s 2010 World Cup Champion?...Rural roads inaugurated in Ayeyawady Division...Malaysia-made battery lands Myanmar market...A&I Minister receives Belarusian guests...Emergency Myanmar traditional medicine kits distributed in Mandalay Div..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Augury of greater regional development"..... ARTICLE: "Reforestation heals the wounded earth" Article and Photos: Ramanya Thwe Mon
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 June 2010
Date of publication: 29 June 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister U Thein Sein receives Chinese Vice-Premier Mr Zhou Tienong and party...Special Refresher Course No. 71 for basic education teachers opened...Concordia to conduct land survey course...Minister stresses importance of providing public information on real situation in carrying out information tasks...UMFCCI meets Vietnamese guests...Monsoon sales promotion for Entacyd Plus...17th ACEDAC Meeting, related meetings held in Nay Pyi Taw...Nay Pyi Taw-Taungnyo-Myothit-Kanpya (Magway) road shaping form...Popular Plastic participates in Automobile and Living Exhibition...CPT Dy Minister attends courses concluding ceremony...Mandalay Orthopaedic Hospital opened...White elephant caught in Rakhine State..... "PERSPECTIVES": "To be healthy, say no to drugs"..... ARTICLE: "Nampaung village no longer different from urban areas" Article:Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 June 2010
Date of publication: 28 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration [Kaman National Progressive Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Yin Creek Bridge commissioned into service on Taungdwingyi-Myothit-Natmauk Road...A & I Minister addresses concluding ceremony of rural development course in ROK...City Mart sells recycle bags...Victorious Myanmar Youth Golf Team honoured...8 Days a week Journal turns one year...Treatment, rehabilitation for drug-addicts course No.6 opened in Muse Township...MIDB holds 15th AGM...Electric Power No. 1 Minister visits Yeywa Hydropower Project...Mass Walk in Nay Pyi Taw..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Establish woodlands around the Union"..... ARTICLES: "Pyay, a pleasant township in Bago Division"(West)" Byline: Ko Tin Hlaing (Meiktila); Photos: Ko Thant Zin..."Ngwechi 6 long staple cotton covers vast area of croplands in Yamethin Township" Article: Myint Maung Soe: Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 June 2010
Date of publication: 27 June 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe of Ministry of Defence attends incineration of narcotic drugs to mark International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking...A&I Minister attends Asia Pacific Agriculture Policy Forum in ROK...International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking marked...Korea language Proficiency Test in Sept...Chariot Micro Bus available at Automobile & Living Products Show...Short course on electoral process opened for Sagaing Div Election Sub commission...Lucky Bird Go Green 2010...A&I Minister attends Asia Pacific Agriculture Policy Forum in ROK...Automobile & Living Product Show kicks off...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing attends rainy season tree planting ceremony at Kengtung Station..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Mass-production of import-substitute items for industrial development"..... ARTICLES: "Little oasis in NyaungU District" Byline: Myint Wai Hlaing; Photos: Ye Thura Aung (NyaungU IPRD)..."Pakokku industrial zone mass-producing cars and motorbikes" Byline: Maung Maung Htwe (MNA); Photos: Tha Nyan (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 June 2010
Date of publication: 26 June 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prizes awarded to outstanding persons in growing monsoon and summer paddy...Narcotic drugs pose great danger to human society for they wreak havoc on any user - Make continued efforts for elimination of narcotic drugs in order that entire people including youths can enjoy good health and happiness [The following is a translation of message of the Home Affairs Minister sent on the occasion of International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.]...H&T Ministry honours outstanding students...Myanmar Women’s Day billboard put up...Networking with Windows 7 on 28 June...2000 trees planted in Nay Pyi Taw Lewe Township...PPE assignes duty to shape Myanmar media world to become fourth estate based on national interest - Information Minister attends ceremony to honour outstanding students of PPE staff in its 38th anniversary...Auditor-General’s Office awards outstanding students...Paper reading session to mark Myanmar Women’s Day held...MPEC to condust Diploma in Software Engineering Course...Low pressure area still centres in northwest Bay of Bengal..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Think health not drugs"..... ARTICLE: "Wagadok Dam contributing to greening 30-mile radius of Yangon" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 June 2010
Date of publication: 25 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Application for registration of political party scrutinized, passed [National Democratic Force party]...Course on Election Process opened in Taunggyi..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Croatian President...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Indian Military Attachés...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Japanese Military Attachés...FM felicitates Croatian counterpart...MYANMAR GAZETTE...H&T Minister receives Timor-Leste Ambassador...UMFCCI to meet entrepreneurs of Taitra...Golf tourney marked 2010 Olympic Day...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing on inspection tour of Shan State (East)...7 Lessons for Leading in Crisis translated by Min Ba Htoo in circulation...Winner announced for ASEAN Youth Photographers Award and Photo Show...UMFCCI meets foreign guests...Commander attends rainy season tree planting ceremony in Thanlyin Tsp...Minister inspects police stations along Nay Pyi Taw-Yangon Expressway...L&F Minister inspects poultry farms in Mandalay Division, Shan State (North)...Winners announced for article, colour photo contests...Body Fitness Coaching Course concludes...Prime Minister felicitates Croatian counterpart...Secretary-1 receives Indian Ambassador...Low pressure in northwest Bay of Bengal...Earthquake Report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Gear up production of industries"..... ARTICLE: "Myanma Industrial Development Bank" Byline: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 June 2010
Date of publication: 24 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for registration as political party submitted [Mro National Party]...Public announcement for remonstration [Mro National Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ukrainian Ambassador...Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends tree planting ceremony of Yangon Station...Minister for Hotels and Tourism receives Croatian Ambassador...Transport Dy Minister receives Ukrainian Ambassador...Industry-2 exhibits automobiles and solar related products...Laotian PM and party visit PyinOoLwin, Mandalay...24 Rural Health Facilities for storm victims handed over to Ministry of Health...Quality paddy strains, draught cattle and farming equipment will be provided to local farmers to carry out agricultural tasks in time - Educative talks to broaden horizons of local people on preparedness and preventive measures against natural disasters - Prime Minister inspects damage to embankment of Pyidawtha-Yegyanbyin railroad section..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend cultivation of marketable rubber strains"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 June 2010
Date of publication: 23 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission issues Directive No.2/2010 [procedures for campaigning - giving speeches, publishing etc.]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Croatian Ambassador...Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Timor-Leste Ambassador...Industry-2 Minister visits Pakokku Technical Training School...Foreign Affairs Minister receives Croatian Ambassador...Marlins English for Seafarers...Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends 9th graduation of International Theravadha Buddhist Missionary University...Laotian goodwill delegation leaves for PyinOoLwin...Rail Transportation Minister inspects repair works on Sittway-Ponnagyun- Yoetayoke railroad...Forestry Minister attends 2nd East Asian Climate Change Forum...Laotian Prime Minister visits Uppatasanti Pagoda...Prize-presenting ceremony of Myanma Martial Arts Contest held...Foreign Affairs Minister receives Timor-Leste Ambassador...Instructor Course on RH opened...Construction Minister meets Laotian Minister of Public Works and Transport..... "PERSPECTIVES": "A boost for Myanmar-Lao cooperation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 June 2010
Date of publication: 22 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public Announcement for remonstration [Khami National Development Party]...Applications for registration of political party scrutinized, passed [Khami National Development Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe receives Laotian Prime Minister...Upgrading of PyinOoLwin-Mogok Road kicking into high gear...Home Affairs Minister receives Vietnamese Ambassador...Google Earth with GIS courses to open...Winners at International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking announced...Laotian Prime Minister receives warm welcome...Laotian PM views development of Nay Pyi Taw...Prime Minister U Thein Sein, Laotian counterpart discuss constant development of relations between two countries...Prime Minister U Thein Sein hosts dinner in honour of Laotian counterpart..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Conserve the environment"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 June 2010
Date of publication: 21 June 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Curriculum Vitae of Mr Bouasone Bouphavanh, Prime Minister of the Lao People's Democratic Republic...Relief aids provided to disaster victims in Buthidaung, Maungtaw Townships...Loans disbursed to farmers in Bago...Referee course for body building and physical culture opened...Victorious Myanmar golf team arrives back...Annual General Meeting of YMBA held...Hole in one...12th MOC President's trophy weight lifting contest kicks off...CPT Minister visits Yadanarpon Myothit of PyinOoLwin...Work coordination meeting on smooth and secure transport in Yangon Div held..... 'PERSPECTIVES": "Transform border trade zones into reliable inland trade route"..... ARTICLE: "Upgrading of Mandalay-Meiktila section on Yangon-Mandalay Union Highway moving ahead" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 June 2010
Date of publication: 20 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Mandalay Division, District and Township Election Subcommissions meet...Electoral process courses conducted in Kayah State..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Meeting on Ayeyawady road network development project held...UMFCCI to cooperate with CECNU...Surprise check in Mawlamyine markets as a fire preventive measure...Mandalay to improve drainage system...Seminar on Timber Industry in ASEAN on Road for Stronger Growth held...International Olympic Day marked with archery tourney...More relief aids for disasteraffected people..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Promote vocational training"..... ARTICLES: "Yamethin in Mandalay Division emerges as developing township" Article: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)..."Brighter tomorrow for all" Mi Pyi Chit ["...Only when all do their bit in nation-building tasks, can our posterity lead a peaceful life with high health standard. Therefore, it is required of every citizen to work in harness for ensuring prosperous tomorrow. All have to keep marching towards the goal by exerting reviews, unity, duty-consciousness, diligence, morality, self-discipline, patriotism, helpful mind, politeness, ability to differentiate between good and bad, team spirit, and spirit of adoring own literature and culture..."]..."Panthayet mango (R2E2) attracts growing attention from farmers" Interviewer: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 June 2010
Date of publication: 19 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration [The Myanmar Democracy Congress]...Applications for registration of political party scrutinized, passed [the Myanmar Democracy Congress]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Third Recovery Forum focuses on rehabilitation of Nargis-affected regions...As regards allegations against Myanmar on nuclear programmes, Resident Representative of Myanmar to IAEA Ambassador U Tin Win sends reply to Director Mr. Marco Marzo of Division of Operations A, Department of Safeguards, IAEA - No activity related to nuclear programme has been carried out in the past, is ongoing or is planned for the future in Myanmar...Commander attends opening of SONY Expo-2010...Education Minister visits BEHSs in Nay Pyi Taw...Royal Tea Leaf for diabetes control...International Bakery & Pastry Course for enthusiasts...Advanced Survey and Land Records courses conclude...237 drug-related cases exposed in May...Relief and rehabilitation tasks extensively carried out for disaster victims in Rakhine State...Essay and Poster Contests held to mark World Population Day 2010...Monsoon Sales Programme at Central Hotel packed with crowd...Earthquake report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Drive safely in accord with traffic rules"..... ARTICLE: "Across the life-blood of nation" Byline: Maung Maung Htwe (MNA); Photos: Tha Nyan (MNA) [about a new road and rail bridge across the Ayeyawady at Pakokku]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 June 2010
Date of publication: 18 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Chairman of UEC tours Ayeyawady Division..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Laotian Prime Minister to pay official visit to Myanmar...Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends tree planting ceremony in Yangon West District...Production sharing contract signed between MOGE & NPCC...Myanmar, Iran to promote economic cooperation...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Cherry Oo Watch Clinic opens for customers’ convenience...Alin Saytaman Library opened in Yenangyoung...Sony Expo-2010 to be opened on 18 June...Basic Digital Survey Training on 3 July...Downpours, strong winds cause death, injury, damage to houses, roads, railroad sections, floods, landslides - State, departments, Tatmadawmen, NGOs and wellwishers render assistance for relief and rehabilitation..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Transport infrastructure creates unity and amity among national brethren"..... ARTICLE: "Myaseinyaung Canal improves socio-economy of rural folks" Article & Photo: Maung Tha Phyan (Htantabin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 June 2010
Date of publication: 17 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Ethnic National Development Party granted permission to register as political party...Applications for registration of political party scrutinized, passed [Kaman National Progressive Party]...Public announcement for remonstration [Kaman National Progressive Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Mudon sees significant progress in cultivation of monsoon paddy...Foreign Affairs Minister receives Iranian delegation...Japan to provide medical teaching aids to Myanmar...Myanmar WWW Institute to restart courses in June...Israeli Travel Agents FAM trip to Myanmar...STI Education to hold seminar on education...Heavy rains, strong winds destroy houses, cause floods and landslides in some townships of Rakhine State - Local authorities, officials provide assistance for rescue and evacuation of flood victims...F&R Minister visits MEBs (Branch) in Magway, Mandalay Divisions...14th State/Division Taekwando Competitions concludes...MCIA executive leaves for Singapore...Youth Camp for Asia’s Future 2010 for Korea crazy...Myanmar, Vietnamese entrepreneurs to meet on 21 June...Discussion between Myanmar and Chinese Taipei on 28 June...Cash donation for Myanmar Women’s Day...International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 26-6-2010...Strong earthquake report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Efficiently make use of job opportunities"..... ARTICLES: "Prudent river water pumping project in Shanywa Village, Elar" Byline: Zaw Win (Kyemon); Photos: Khin Maung Win (Kyemon)..."Indaw in Sagaing Division marching toward development goal" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 June 2010
Date of publication: 16 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral Process Courses open in Bawlake, Phahsaung, Mesae Townships..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Nation will soon emerge as peaceful, modern and developed discipline-flourishing democratic one if people work hard with determination - Prime Minister on inspection tour of Magway Division ...Commander, Minister visit Thandwe Airport...UMFCCI president meets Chinese guests...Monsoon Special Sales of Concordia and Fortune...Strategic Management Workshop under Initiative for ASEAN Integration Programme launched..... "PERSPECTIVES": "For national people to lend a hand to national development tasks"..... ARTICLES: "Mahlaing Township Home for the Aged blessed with Metta" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)..."Ayeyawady Delta and hardworking dwellers" Byline & Photos: Reporter Kyi Shwin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 June 2010
Date of publication: 15 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Chairman of UEC meets chairmen of election sub-commissions in Mandalay Div...Applications for formation, registration of political party scrutinized, passed [National Democratic Force]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar, being agro-based country, all arable lands to be utilized as effective as possible - Prime Minister makes tour around Magway Division...City Golf Resort Hotel opened...Myanmar Men's Volleyball Team arrives back from China...Myanmar Book Centre launches Mid-year sale programme...Lt-Gen Tha Aye inspects upgrading of Myingyan-Taungtha road...World Blood Donor Day 2010 observed...Special civil appeal cases heard...Agreements on mutually beneficial cooperation inked [with Vietnamese companies]... Prime Minister U Thein Sein views products of Textile Factory...Prime Minister U Thein Sein inspects regional development, construction works in Minbu District of Magway Division...Noteworthy amounts of rainfall (14-6-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Western bank of Ayeyawady River enjoys cumulative development"..... ARTICLE: "Nyaunglebin gaining momentum of urbanization" Article & Photos: Peinzalok Thein Nyunt
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (9.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 June 2010
Date of publication: 14 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Chairman meets Bago Division commission and District sub-commissions..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Kyangin-Pakokku railroad to link Ayeyawady west bank with delta, central Myanmar, northern Sagaing Div and Rakhine State - Prime Minister graces opening of Seikpyu-Yawchaung railroad...Lt-Gen Tha Aye looks into development works in Mandalay Division...Member of MWEA leaves for Malaysia...Blood donation of Dumex's staff held...Workshop on development of Myanmar rice industry opens...Samsung Electronics Mid Year 2010 Promotion held...Energy Minister visits fuel stations...ITE Pre-work Training concludes...Monsoon Special Sales to be held by Fuji Xerox... Japanese Govt. and JICA donate fire suits and breathing apparatus...Talks on the world is flat, but... on 26 June...Strong earthquake hits Nicobar Island of India...Prime Minister U Thein Sein visits Ayeyawady Bridge (Pakokku) Project..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Take preventive measures against DHF"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 June 2010
Date of publication: 13 June 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Yadana-Yangon 24-inch diameter natural gas pipeline for domestic use launched...Result of matriculation examination announced...Result of matriculation exam on air through Radio Myanmar...FM concludes goodwill visit to PRC...6th anniversary of blood donation ceremony of Myanmar Brewery Ltd held...Ministry of Construction purchases asphalt and asphalt distributors...Laotian delegation concludes visit...14th inter-state/ division Taekwondo competitions kick off... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend growing of trees and plants for urban and rural greening"..... ARTICLES: "Training school (Bhamo): Manaw Land's shinning (sic) Moon" Byline & Photos : Win Naing (Bhamo)..."Choose high-yield strains to boost agricultural production" Byline: Myint Maung Soe: Photos: Myo Min Tun (Mayangon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 June 2010
Date of publication: 12 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Chairman meets division/district election subcommissions in Yangon Division..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Russian President...Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Philippine President...Secretary-1 General Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo and wife Daw Khin Saw Hnin attend reception to mark National Day of Russian Federation...Press Statement of Ministry of Foreign Affairs on unfounded allegations against Myanmar regarding nuclear programme...Foreign Affairs Minister sends message of felicitations to Russian counterpart...Foreign Affairs Minister felicitates Philippine counterpart...A&I Minister visits frontier education camp in Ayeyawady Div...Orchid Hotel goes into commercial operation...MCC Training Institute (Yatanarpon) to conduct courses...Orchid Hotel goes into commercial operation...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Russian counterpart...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Philippine President...Terrameter and pipes donated to DWRU...Myanmar-Vietnam Tourism Promotion Seminar held...Press Statement of Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Myanmar’s relations with Democratic People’s Republic of Korea...Al Jazeera airs incorrect news report saying Myanmar trying to possess nuclear weapons News report based only on exaggerated fabrications of some deserters, fugitives, exiles..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Rural areas developing in parallel with urban regions"
Language: English
Format/size: pdf (3.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 June 2010
Date of publication: 11 June 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Portuguese President...Prime Minister felicitates Portuguese counterpart...Kyaukse Township facilitated with 25-bed hospital, basic education high school...A&I Minister inspects completion of Ngawun River across canal in Laymyethna Township...FM felicitates Portuguese counterpart...Contracts inked for purchase of steel truss for Ayeyawady Bridges (Pakokku), (Nyaungdon)...Workshop on Gender Equality and CEDAW held...Motorcycle license registration extended to 30 June...ICT Foundation course to be opened...Measures to beautify Yangon City discussed...Sony Expo 2010 18-20 June..... 'PERSPECTIVES": "GMS countries to conserve natural resources"..... ARTICLE: "Yenwe Diversion Weir: a facility to develop Sittoung Basin" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 June 2010
Date of publication: 10 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC office holds tree planting ceremony...Multiplier course on electoral work opened in Singu Township..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Sending natural gas through Yadana-Yangon 24-inch diameter offshore natural gas pipeline launched...Workshop on Homecare for Older People held...Traditional costume show of MWAF 26-27 June...Thahtay Dam project gaining momentum...Forestry Minister receives Singaporean guest...Stipends granted to students...Commander of Jinan Military Region Command and party conclude visit...4th Nay Pyi Taw inter-ministry football tournament on 9 July..... "PERSPECTIVES": "East Asian countries to boost cooperation..."..... ARTICLES: "Cement Plant (Nay Pyi Taw) to go into operation" Byline: Zaw Win (Kyemon); Photos: Khin Maung Win (Kyemon)..."Multi-coloured croplands thriving along Zahaw Creek in Yaw region" Byline: Kalay Win Thu
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 June 2010
Date of publication: 09 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration [Ethnic National Development Party (ENDP)]...Union Solidarity and Development Party granted permission to register as political party...Applications for registration as political party scrutinized, passed [Ethnic National Development Party (ENDP)]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister U Thein Sein attends working luncheon of World Economic Forum on East Asia 2010, Seminar on ‘Making the Mekong: Regional Growth and Leadership’...Prime Minister meets Vietnamese counterpart...NPED Minister receives Chairman of Vietnam Association for Financial Investors...Appointment of Brazilian Ambassador agreed on...Minister for Health receives Australian guests...Prime Minister U Thein Sein attends dinner to mark 19th World Economic Forum on East Asia...First workshop of rice companies on 12-13 June...Fire destroys two houses in South Okkalapa Township...Mayor inspects upgrading of roads in South Okkalapa, Insein Townships...Prime Minister U Thein Sein meets LPDR counterpart...PM arrives back from Vietnam after attending World Economic Forum...Refresher course for township judges opens...MBL to hold 6th collective blood donation..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Deepen China-Myanmar friendship through bilateral diplomatic relations"..... ARTICLE: "Talks of writers" Hein Myint [continued from yesterday]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 June 2010
Date of publication: 08 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Meeting (31/2010) of Union Election Commission held...Applications for formation, registration scrutinized, passed [Regional Development Party (Pyay)]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Heads of State, Heads of Government and Ministers for Foreign Affairs of Myanmar, the People’s Republic of China exchange felicitations on the occasion of the Sixtieth Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations...Senior General Than Shwe welcomes back Prime Minister U Thein Sein on PM’s return from SRV...Myanmar delegation arrives back from Yunnan Province of PRC...Prime Minister U Thein Sein attends dinner hosted by Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City Public Committee...Lt-Gen Myint Swe and Chinese delegation enjoy variety of cultural dances to mark 60th anniversary of Myanmar-China relationship...PM in Ho Chi Minh City to attend 19th East-Asia Economic Forum...Talent of Asia’s future youths are to be developed to become knowledge workers with innovation, creativity in knowledge age - Myanmar to closely cooperate with other countries in the region in implementing regional development projects and programmes, global - Prime Minister U Thein Sein attends 19th World Economic Forum on East Asia..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Turn out new generation youths equipped with good morale and character"..... ARTICLE: "Talks of writers" Hein Myint ["The forming of the Rural Library Foundation was took place in conjunction with the presenting of cash donations on 15 May 2010 at the International Business Centre on Pyay Road in Yangon, with an address by the Secretary-1 of the State Peace and Development Council..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 June 2010
Date of publication: 07 June 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Faculty members urged to participate in respective sectors for success of seven-step Road Map as bounden duty in building a peaceful, modern and developed nation...Commander attends opening ceremony of sports competition of TREC in Nay Pyi Taw...Appointment of Ambassador of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia agreed on...Taninthayi Div observes School Enrolment Day...Foremost powdered milk for bright future of babies...Yangon Division Supervisory Committee for ensuring secure and smooth transport meets...Sports trainings opened...Sibin Tha Yar Yay Bank Ltd holds AGM...Transport Minister visits Ahlon Dockyard...Hsipaw Bridge in progress...Education Minister visits universities, colleges in Yangon...Work coordination meeting held at Ministry of Religious Affairs...Winners at 104th Anniversary of YMBA awarded... "PERSPECTIVES": "Maintain development infrastructures in border areas"..... ARTICLES: "Dams and sluice gates benefitting local farmers in Thaton District" Article: Kyaw Sein; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Harm and danger" Kathika Monk ["...Merits that can devastate demerits of sin that harm life of a person comprise six merits performed by Kingt Vasabha and two merits performed for Ayuvaddana along with paying respects to the Buddha; offering water, flowers, alms food and lights to the Buddha; having firm belief in the Three Gems; observing the Five Precepts; praying for well-being of others; offering meals to members of the Sangha who are going round for alms food; taking Sabbath; and contemplating morality...]..."Lashio Township to see higher yield in latex production" Byline & Photo; Ramanya Thway Mon
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 June 2010
Date of publication: 06 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC Member explains electoral process in Monywa..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sees off Prime Minister U Thein Sein on departure for Vietnam...Transport Minister receives Chinese guests...CPT Minister visits communication stations in Yangon...“RAIN” Photo Contest Winners awarded...Faculty members get counsel at course conclusion...Victorious Myanmar golf team arrives home...More potable water for Yangonites......International Culinary Course to be launched...Development Affairs Committees hold annual work coord meeting...Ayeyawady Bridge (Nyaungdon) construction progress inspected...Noteworthy rainfall recorded (5-6-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work in concert for natural environmental conservation"..... ARTICLE: "Dawlwin Village in Chin State getting on with farming tea" Byline & photos: Di Dy (IPRD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 June 2010
Date of publication: 05 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for registration of political party scrutinized, passed [Phalon-Sawaw Democratic Party, National Democratic Party for Development]...Phalon-Sawaw Democratic Party granted permission to register as political party...National Democratic Party for Development granted permission to register as political party..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Development process in Bago and Ayeyawady Divisions under close supervision...Only when peace and stability prevail will the nation develop If the nation is peaceful and tranquil, success will be achieved in the democratization process - Security members carrying out their tasks day in and day out for prevalence of peace and stability in the entire nation..."Many species. One Planet. One Future."...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Naing Group's sales promotion programme...Press conference on murder and robbery in Dayallu Village, Kungyangon Township, capture of unlicensed vehicle, arms and ammunition in Shwegyin held...Development Affairs Committees hold coord meeting...Religious Affairs Minister visits farmland of MWVO..... "PERSPECTIVES": "China-Myanmar relations open new page"..... ARTICLE: "Plan to lay pipelines for shaping new golden nation" Byline: Kyaw Kyaw Hlaing
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 June 2010
Date of publication: 04 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for formation, registration of political party scrutinized, passed [Kaman National Progressive Party]...Electoral Process Course opens in Kayah State..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe receives Chinese Premier Mr Wen Jiabao...Industry-1 Minister receives S Korean Ambassador...Fire engulfs 406 shops of Chindwin Yadana Market (New Market) in Monywa...Yangon Mayor inspects tasks for public convenience...Chinese Premier Mr Wen Jiabao arrive in Nay Pyi Taw...Prime Minister U Thein Sein hosts luncheon to Chinese Premier and party...Chinese Premier Mr Wen Jiabao and party conclude visit...Prime Minister U Thein Sein, Chinese Premier Mr Wen Jiabao attend handing over ceremony of MICC...Myanmar believes friendship between two countries be further strengthened as PRC is good neighbouring country (Prime Minister U Thein Sein) - Chinese people will be good neighbours, friends, partners of Myanmar forever(Premier Mr Wen Jiabao)- Ceremony to mark 60th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Myanmar and China held...Prime Minister U Thein Sein, Chinese Premier Mr Wen Jiabao discuss matters on constantly cementing bilateral relationships...Prime Minister U Thein Sein welcomes Premier of the State Council of the PRC Mr. Wen Jiabao..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Prioritize high-yield mediumlifespan paddy strains"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 June 2010
Date of publication: 03 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for registration of political party scrutinized, passed ["Wa" Democratic Party]...UEC member meets Langkho district/township subcommissions..."Wa" Democratic Party granted permission to register as political party..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Chinese Premier Mr Wen Jiabao arrives in Yangon...Myanmar Ambassador to Australia appointed...Myanmar Ambassador to Belgium appointed...Opening of sports courses to nurture qualified youth athletes...Dy FM arrives back from S'pore...Myanmar club leaves motherland in pursuit of Asian dream...Myanmar sports delegation arrives back from China...Chef Chicken Powder distributed...Kayan Township Association helps needy school children...Earthquake Report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Grow trees to green regions"..... ARTICLE: "Upgrading of Myingyan road section kicking into high gear" Byline:Maung Maung Myint Swe, Photos:Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 June 2010
Date of publication: 02 June 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for registration of political party scrutinized, passed [(1) Peace and Diversity Party (2) Chin Progressive Party (3) Inn National Development Party (4) Rakhine Nationalities Development Party]...Peace and Diversity Party granted permission to register as political party...Chin Progressive Party granted permission to register as political party...Inn National Development Party granted permission to register as political party...Rakhine Nationalities Development Party (RNDP) granted permission to register as political party...Public announcement for remonstration [National Solidarity and Development Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to President of the Republic of Italy...Prime Minister U Thein Sein sends message of felicitations to Italian counterpart...Profile of Mr Wen Jiabao, Premier of the State Council of People’s Republic of China...Construction Minister visits Stores and Distribution Division (Pyinmabin)...Foreign Affairs Minister felicitates Italian counterpart...SWRR Minister meets Norwegian delegation...Applied GIS course in the offing...Mines Ministry holds coordination meeting...Myanmar to host XXVII SEA Games 2013 in Nay Pyi Taw...FM recieves Norwegian delegation...Lobese to curb obesity...Workshop on child health development commences...Strong earthquake jolts outside Myanmar..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Promote Myanmar language, culture"..... ARTICLE: "Kachin State enjoys taste of smooth transport" Byline: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 June 2010
Date of publication: 01 June 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Health Ministry, other ministries and social organizations to work together in fight against tobacco - World No Tobacco Day 2010 observed...Transport Ministry holds work coord meeting...Chief Justice meets judges, advocates...Basic Spoken English Course for Kids concludes...Indian cultural troupe entertains...Information Minister visits Subprinting House, Upper Myanmar Government Press in Mandalay...Technicians of MCEA to observe Computex 2010 in China...New stamp to mark 60th anniversary Myanmar-China diplomatic relations...Energy Minister visits Ywama gas control and distribution station...Noteworthy rainfall recorded (31-5-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Always make school and environs neat and tidy"..... ARTICLE: "A visit to Wundwin" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (12MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 May 2010
Date of publication: 31 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral course launched in Hpa-an..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Ministry of Culture holds coord meeting...Energy Minister receives Chinese Ambassador...Taikkyi Township gets new library...Myanmar WWW Institute to conduct IT course in June...School Enrollment Day marked in Thaton...Coord meeting of Ministry of Industry-2 held...Rural libraries in Nay Pyi Taw receive books...Myanmar delegation leaves for Shanghai Expo 2010...Summer singing and playing musical instruments courses concluded in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana...Dy Construction Minister coordinates with private companies..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Enjoy a happy, healthy family life by avoiding smoking"..... ARTICLES: "Little Tiddim in northwestern Myanmar" Byline: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine); Photos: Khin Maung Win (Kyemon)..."Vermicompost widely in use" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Kangyi Bridge contributing to swift commodity flow of Ayeyawady Division" Article: Nu Nu Yi and Tin Mar Win
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 June 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 May 2010
Date of publication: 30 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC member meets members of Thaton District/Township Subcommissions..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Chinese Premier to pay goodwill visit to Myanmar...Foreign Affairs Minister back from 18th ASEAN-EU Ministerial Meeting...Dy Health Minister inspects YTMH...Toshiba e-Studio copiers launched by Lucky Bird Group of Companies...Renovated Junction-8 City Mart reopens...Vietnam, Myanmar to jointly breed Sturgeon...Children of Labour Ministry get cash assistance for education...Crown Electronic show room staged at Electronic & Living 2010 Exhibition...Earthquake report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Lend your hand to ensuring every school age child goes to school"..... ARTICLES: "Positive changes in Mahlaing Township" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)..."Mechanized farming enables cultivation of summer paddy" Byline: Mawgyun Myint Aung; Photos: Maung Maung Myint Ngwe (Kyauktan Township IPRD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (12MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 May 2010
Date of publication: 29 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for registration of political party scrutinized, passed [(1) Modern People Party (2) Union Democratic Party]...Sagaing Division Electoral Process Course opens...Modern People Party granted permission to register as political party...Union Democratic Party granted permission to register as political party...Announcement for registered political parties to submit member list to the commission..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Chinese corporation, local company to implement Mawlaik hydropower, Kalewa coal-fired thermal power plant projects...EP No. 1 Minister receives Thai Ambassador...MYANMAR GAZETTE...CPT Minister receives Vice President of ZTE Corp of PRC...Computerized Arts Course concludes...Tharaphee Laminated Floor joins Electronic and Living Exhibition...Bomb blast kills one in Shwegyin Tsp...Silver Tiger Co Ltd takes part in Electronic and Living Exhibition-2010...Myitkyina Air Base team wins C-in-C’s (Air) Sepak Takraw Shield...School enrollment day marked in Nay Pyi Taw...YCDC to rebuild fire-stricken Mingala Market...Winners of article, essay contests to mark World Environment Day announced...MMCWA donates stationary to schools in Kyidaungkan village...Forestry Department honours brilliant performers...Indian troupe entertains music lovers...Noteworthy rainfall recorded (28-5-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Myanmar-Vietnam relations deepened"..... ARTICLE: "Dokhtawady Bridge (Hsipaw) project on Union Highway" Article: Sai Thar Hlaing (Leinmawmyay); Photos: Nay Soe Han (Hsipaw IPRD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 May 2010
Date of publication: 28 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for formation, registration of political party scrutinized, passed [(1) Phalon-Sawaw Democratic Party (2) National Democratic Party for Development; (1) National Political Alliances League (2) Myanmar New Society Democratic Party (3) Chin National Party (4) Wunthanu NLD (the Union of Myanmar)]...Chin National Party granted permission to register as political party...Wunthanu NLD (Union of Myanmar) granted permission to register as political party...Public announcement for remonstration [The Phalon-Sawaw Democratic Party...The National Democratic Party for Development]...Nay Pyi Taw district/township subcommissions takes electoral process course...National Political Alliances League granted permission to register as political party...Myanmar New Society Democratic Party granted permission to register as political party..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Azerbaijani President...Heads of States, Heads of Government and the Ministers for Foreign Affairs of Myanmar, Vietnam exchange felicitations on the occasion of 35th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations...Prime Minister U Thein Sein sends message of felicitations to Azerbaijani counterpart...Information Minister receives Thai Ambassador...Foreign Affairs Minister felicitates Azerbaijani counterpart...Dy Health Minister attends 63rd World Health Assembly...Education Road Show in Yangon on 29 May...Minister calls for completion of border areas development tasks on schedule...Religious Affairs Minister receives Thai Ambassador...Coord meeting on Myanmar workers in Thailand...Nay Pyi Taw Concordia to conduct surveillance courses...Myanmar and Thailand to promote tourism industry..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Paddy season starts with monsoon"..... ARTICLE: "Myeik University: an auspicious ground for human resources development" Byline: Tin Mar Win & Mya Kay Khine Soe; Photo: Myanma Alin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 May 2010
Date of publication: 27 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Shan Nationalities Democratic Party granted permission to register as political party...United Democratic Party granted permission to register as political party...The 88 Generation Student Youths (Union of Myanmar) granted permission to register as political party...UEC member meets Mawlamyine district/township subcommissions...Applications for registration of political party passed, scrutinized [(1) Shan Nationalities Democratic Party (2) United Democratic Party (3) The 88 Generation Student Youths (Union of Myanmar) (4) The Union of Myanmar Federation of National Politics]...The Union of Myanmar Federation of National Politics granted permission to register as political party...Earthquake report..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Trainees of Sports Ministry selected...Director-General inspects school enrollment activities...Laminated Happy books available...Effective communication through visual implementation...Forestry Minister meets Thai guests...Roads under construction with B.O.T system...Three to face action in Mingala Market fire...Explosives found under rails..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Sign of greater development over border areas"..... ARTICLES: "Pathein-Thalatkhwa- Mawtinsun Road" Byline: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Kyaw Moe Lwin (Kayan)..."We are not too late" [dangers of smoking and passive smoking]..."Kindah dam: the booster for socioeconomic status of local people" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 May 2010
Date of publication: 26 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for formation, registration of political party passed, scrutinized [reference to Kaman National Progressive Party, Khami National Development Party, Mro National Party, "Wa" Democratic Party...Electoral process course opens in Mindat...Public announcement for remonstration ["Wa" Democratic Party]...Member of UEC meets sub-commission members in Ayeyawady Div.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Appointment of [Indian] Ambassador agreed on...Myanmar, ROK to cooperate in communication sector...ACCSQ and APWG meet to set standard policy of quality...Victorious Myanmar youth golf team arrives back...Mingalar Market fire extinguished...Commander-in-Chief (Air) Sepak Takraw tournament kicks off...Traditional practitioners provide public health care in Mandalay...Myanmar, ROK to cooperate in sports sector...International Bakery & Pastry Course on first week of June...KMD introduces new Lenovo product...Cash donation to Myanmar Writers and Journalists Association...Low pressure area weakens...Monsoon enters northern Bay of Bengal, central Myanmar..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Smooth transport improves socio-economic status"..... ARTICLES: "Mawlamyinegyun no more isolated Yazudaing Bridge No. 1 in Mawlamyinegyun in Ayeyawady Division under construction." Byline & Photos: Mawgyun Myint Aung..."Chaungkauk Dam: the glory of Meiktila Township" Byline: Moe Myint Linlat; Photo: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (8.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 May 2010
Date of publication: 25 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Taaung (Palaung) National Party granted permission to register as political party...All Mon Region Democracy Party granted permission to register as political party...UEC member meets members of District Election Subcommissions in Bago Division (West)...Applications for registration of political party passed, scrutinized...Public announcement for remonstration [4 notices - The Peace and Diversity Party; The Chin Progressive Party; The Rakhine Nationalities Development Party; The Inn National Development Party]...Democracy and Peace Party granted permission to register as political party..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Health Minister visits University of Medicine (Mandalay), MGH...Import of airplanes, parts under prescribed rules...Environmental Conservation Committee meets...Garmin GPSs available worldwide...School textbooks to be distributed in time...MCDC supplies water to Pyigyidagun and Chanmyathazi Tsps...Pre-school season programme at City Mart Supermarket...Graduation of No (9) batch of Nationalities Youth Resource Development Degree College (Mandalay) held...ISO QMS 9000 internal auditing skill training course concludes...A&I Minister receives ROK Ambassador...ROK Ambassador calls on Industry-2 Minister...WHO recognizes Myanmar as reduction of mother and infant tetanus...Fire breaks out at Mingala Market...UMFCCI courses on 12 June...Low pressure under close watch..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Nurture the youth"..... ARTICLE: "Myanmar Aerospace and Engineering University turning out aerospace engineers" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 May 2010
Date of publication: 24 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral work course conducted in Haka, Chin State...UEC member meets members of Magway Division, District, Township Election Subcommissions...Member of UEC meets Chin State election subcommissions.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Course No. 9 of Nationalities Youth Resource Development Degree College (Yangon) holds graduation...F & R Minister meets staff in Mandalay Div...Sports Minister attends coordination meetings of Myanmar Billiards and Snooker Federation, Myanmar Boxing Federation...Electoral work course conducted in Haka, Chin State...Daw Khin Myint Myint Social Outstanding Library for bookworms of DaikU...Entries invited to articles and photos contest...Myanmar Post in circulation...PS business courses available...RV! Centre Yangon to conduct DBA and MBA courses...International Year of Biodiversity 2010 observed...Charity for the disabled...Police Code of Conduct held...New tarred road in Mogok Township inaugurated...Low pressure lies over South Orissa Coast..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Rural Library Foundation, a prudent plan"..... ARTICLES: "Teaching Hospital (Magway) doing its bit in promotion of health sector" Byline: Tin Mar Win & Mya Kay Khaing Soe: Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Wundwin to enjoy fruits of water supply in near future" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 May 2010
Date of publication: 23 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC member meets members of Shan State/District Election Subcommissions.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Construction of school building in Aungnancho Station of eastern Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana, bridge inspected...Prizes awarded in Myanmar Double Strong Sepak Takraw Champion...Packaging, one of the marketing tools to gain market share...Financial Skills Refresher Course concludes...Myanmar journalists leave for India on study tour...LENOVO 2010 IT Exhibition on 26 May...Crown Education to organize Education Road Show...Myanmar International Freight Forwarders' Association holds AGM...About transfer of technology at UMFCCI on 26 May...Weather Report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Towards eternal peace"..... . ARTICLES: "A shot in the arm for Hlaingbwe peasants" Byline: Kyaw Sein Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Let's seek best friends at libraries" Article: Myint Wai Hlaing; Photos: Ye Thura Aung (NyaungU District IPRD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 May 2010
Date of publication: 22 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Kayin Peoples Party granted permission to register as political party..."Wa" National Unity Party granted permission to register as political party...UEC member meets members of Mon State / District Election Subcommissions...Applications for formation, registration of political party scrutinized, passed [(1) Kayin Peoples Party (2) "Wa" National Unity Party (3) Union Kayin League]...Union Kayin League granted permission to register as political party.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Kyaukoh Bridge commissioned on Mandalay- Madaya-Mogok Road as 239th facility...School Management Refresher Course concludes...Coord meeting on watershed areas conservation held...ICT Development & Application (2/2010) course concludes...Transport Minister inspects security measures, aviation services...Myanmar giving priority to implementing UN MDG, poverty alliviation...MOC Chairman's Cup Weightlifting Contest 19-21 June...MWJA donates 10500 gallons of water...Laila likely to move towards north of Bay of Bengal..... "PERSPECTIVES": "With prevailing peace and stability, work together for regional development"..... ARTICLE: "Alaungdaw Kathapa National Park" Byline: Yan Gyi Aung; Photos: Kyaw Zeya
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 May 2010
Date of publication: 21 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Democratic Party (Myanmar) granted permission to register as political party...Kayan National Party granted permission to register as political party...Applications for formation, registration of political party scrutinized, passed...UEC member meets state/district election subcommissions in Kachin State...UEC member meets Sagaing Division, Monywa District and Township Election Subcommissions...Public announcement for remonstration [Modern People Party]...Public announcement for remonstration [Union Democratic Party]...Rakhine State National Force of Myanmar granted permission to register as political party.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Shan State (East) Border Guard Force formed...Construction Minister receives guests...CSSTB provides uniforms, stationery to students...Dinner hosted to delegates of 5th Meeting of ASEAN-WEN...Whole nation sees rain due to "Laila"...Images of formation of Shan State (East) Border Guard Force...MWAF Information Dept donates cash and kind to Myaing Nunnery...Measures for prevention of recruitment of child soldiers discussed...6th Meeting of ASEAN Expert Group on International Forest Policy Processes commences...Three women narrowly escape from being trafficked...Weather Report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Potable water supply calls for public participation"..... ARTICLES: "Supply of clean water improves livelihoods of rural people" Article: Myint Wai Hlaing; Photos: Ye Thura Aung (NyaungU District IPRD)..."Nyaunggon Dam contributing to lush and green Meiktila District" Article: Nu Nu Yi & Tin Mar Win; Photo: Myanma Alin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 May 2010
Date of publication: 20 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications for formation, registration of political party submitted [(1) National Political Alliances League (2) Myanmar New Society Democratic Party (3) Chin National Party (4) Wunthanu NLD (The Union of Myanmar)]...Public announcement for remonstration [Chin National Party...Wunthanu NLD (Union of Myanmar)...National Political Alliances League...Myanmar New Society Democratic Party...National Political Alliances League].....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Construction Minister receives Chinese Minister of Transport...ROK guests call on Minister for Mines...Electronic & Living Style Exhibition 27-30 May...Sepak Takraw Champion 2010 (Mandalay) kicks off...UEC Chairman meets Chinese Ambassador...Three innocent people injured in mine blasts in Shwegyin, Kyaukkyi, Mongphyat Tsps...Water supply in Sagaing, Yangon divisions, Mon State...Only four bomb blast victims under treatment...Moderate earthquake hits Sunda Strait of Indonesia...Transport Minister receives Chinese counterpart...New generation golfers competing in international championships...Applications invited to attend computer science course...Laila intensifies, forecast to move north or northwestwards...Weather forecasts..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Accelerate development of rail transportation sector"..... ARTICLES: "Meiktila Central Institute of Transport and Communication" Byline: Mg Mg Myint Swe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)..."Kadaik Dam contributes to boosting agricultural production" Byline and Photo: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 May 2010
Date of publication: 19 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration [Shan Nationalities Democratic Party]...Public announcement for remonstration [United Democratic Party (UDP) -Sagaing Division]...Applications for registration as political party submitted..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 receives Chinese Transport Minister and party...MoU on China-Myanmar Corridor Project inked...Information Minister inspects shooting camera, cinema machines...Informatics & THAMES to open International Foundation...Images of formation of Shan State (East) Border Guard Force...Basic Course No (46) for Junior Officers opens...5th Meeting of ASEAN-Wildlife Enforcement Network commences...Residents of Mandalay, Bago Divs in need of water get sufficient potable water..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Relentlessly preserve fine traditions of nation-building endeavours"..... ARTICLE: "Better City, Better Life" Myat Swe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 May 2010
Date of publication: 18 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Formation, registration of political party applied...Electoral process course for division/ district/township election subcommissions in Mandalay Division held.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Fourth estate to practise checks and balances system on public pillar in addition to legislative, judicial and executive pillars - Information Ministry already set up Rural Library Foundation to extend public horizons and promote social economy...Information Minister receives President of THAICOM Public Company Limited...MTF President's Cup Tennis Tournament concludes...374 culprits arrested in 241 drug-related cases in April...Myanmar, China to boost cooperation in hotels and tourism sector...5th Conference of Myanmar Writers and Journalists Association concludes...Yangon Mayor arranges supply of drinking water...Drinking water supplied to people of Sagaing, Mandalay, Bago, Yangon and Ayeyawady Divisions...Moderate storm not approaching Myanmar..... "PERSPECTIVES":"Uplift prestige and integrity of nation and literary world"..... ARTICLES: "Adore, preserve Myanmar's natural beauty" Mi Pyi Chit..."MraukU: site of cultural heritage and thriving lush and green plantations" Article & Photos: Reporter Singu Soe Win
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 May 2010
Date of publication: 17 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Electoral Process Course for division/district/ township election subcommissions...UEC member meets Mandalay Division/District election subcommissions.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 addresses opening of MWJA conference - MWJA members urged to make people know Our Three Main National Causes lifeblood of nation...Potable water being supplied to wards and villages in Minbu District...Melior International College Singapore to conduct educational seminar on 23 May...Drinking water supplied to households in Taunggyi Tsp...Moderate earthquake hits Andaman Island of India...Drinking water supplied to people of Sagaing, Magway, Taninthayi, Bago and Ayeyawady Divisions, Shan State (South)...5th Conference of Myanmar Writers and Journalists Association commences...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Expedite road transport work for regional development"..... ARTICLE: "Myaing Township on the development track" Byline & photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 May 2010
Date of publication: 16 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration [2].....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: National Railway Network will emerge in the near future - Government giving priority to smooth and secure rail transportation playing an important role in passengers and commodity transport - Kwantaung-Ponnagyun-Yotayok railroad section in Ponnagyun opened...Adequate water supplied to Seikkyi-Khanaungto Tsp...Long-term and short-term means should be applied to address water shortages...Adequate drinking water supplied to townships of Nay Pyi Taw District...Drive for building a peaceful, modern and developed nation calls for massive development of human resources Every citizen must have easy access to learning opportunities irrespective of age, experience, educational qualification and location...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Take care of reminders on high temperature.....
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 May 2010
Date of publication: 15 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration [3]...Applications for registration as political parties submitted.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Development of all regions depends on endeavours of local people - Pathein-Thalakkhwa-Mawtinsoon Tarred Road commissioned into service...Free potable water supplied...Certificate Course in Basic Diplomatic Skills (BDS 23/2010) concludes...Thailand hands over trafficked people to Myanmar...Local authorities, departments, wellwishers join hands in supplying adequate drinking water to residents of Mandalay, Sagaing and Taninthayi Divs, Mon State...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Accelerate national development through advanced technology"..... ARTICLE: "River water pumping stations for high yield of summer paddy and crops in NyaungU District" Article: Myint Wai Hlaing; Photos: Ye Thura Aung (NyaungU District IPRD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 May 2010
Date of publication: 14 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 42/2010...Applications for registration of political parties scrutinized,passed...Public announcement for remonstration...[2nd] Public announcement for remonstration...[3rd] Public announcement for remonstration...Union Election Commission Meeting 30/2010 held..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Development of Kalaw, upgrading of Meiktila-Kalaw-Taunggyi Road inspected...Minister looks into training schools, lake in Ayeyawady Div...MH issues notifications on steps to be taken against high temperatures - People urged to pay serious heed to the notifications...Diplomatic relations established between the Union of Myanmar and the Republic of Fiji...Strong winds, heavy rains cause loss and damage in some States, Divisions...7th SEA U-18 Men's Basketball Championship 5-9 July...Local authorities, departments, wellwishers donate drinking water to some regions of Ayeyawady Div, Rakhine and Mon States facing shortage of water...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preserve water resources for long-term use"..... ARTICLE: "Bring about skilled librarians" Than Tun (IPRD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1,3MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 May 2010
Date of publication: 13 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Formation and registration of political parties applied...Public announcement for remonstration...[2nd] Public announcement for remonstration...[3rd] Public announcement for remonstration.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Agriculture, livestock breeding, transport and regional development tasks in Taunggyi District gaining momentum...KMD Technology Show on 15 May...Myanmar, German focus on cooperation in agriculture...Only nine bomb blast victims under treatment...Diarrhoea cases found in Waw Tsp...Earth road inaugurated in Maubin...Local authorities, departments concerned, social organizations, wellwishers supply drinking water to people under water stress in Bago Divisions...Two killed, three injured in mine blast...Reckless driving causes accidents...Authorities, departments, wellwishers supply drinking water to water shortage regions of Yangon and Ayeyawady Divisions, Mon State...Energy Minister supervises supply of water to residents in Kungyangon Tsp..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Village libraries essential for improvement of rural people"..... ARTICLES: "Chin State: accessible to other States and Divisions" Byline: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine); Photos: Htay Aung (Kyemon)..."Ensure sustainable development of self-reliant village libraries" Nyunt Oo Soe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 May 2010
Date of publication: 12 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: NLD criticizes the laws unjust and refuses to register ... If NLD wants to amend the Constitution it should run for the election and should act in accord with the law - Calling for constitutional amendment impractical - A broader view, but not a narrow-minded view based on personal and organizational prejudice, is required for our democratization process...Choose people's representatives correctly - Vice-Senior General Maung Aye meets departmental officials from Ayeyawady Division...Formation and registration of political parties applied...Union Election Commission meeting (29/2010) held.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of ROK Ambassador...Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Thai Ambassador...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing inspects development in Taunggyi, Nyaungshwe...CICS (Upper Myanmar) organizes Special Refresher Course No (14) for faculty members...English proficiency course for women......US Assistant Secretary of State meets SPDC Spoke Authoritative Team, Foreign Affairs Minister, Science and Technology Minister, UEC Chairman, Labour Minister, USDA Secretary-General in Nay Pyi Taw... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for sustainable development of urban and rural regions"...20362.04 acres of poppy plantations destroyed...Some regions of Myanmar face scarcity of drinking water - Under supervision of government, local authorities, departments, NGOs, people join hands in sufficient water supply...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye continues inspection of regional development in Ayeyawady Division
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 May 2010
Date of publication: 11 May 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prevention and preparedness to be taken against natural disasters like storm Nargis - Vice-Senior General Maung Aye on inspection tour of Bogale and Labutta townships in Ayeyawady Division...Special Refresher Course No (17) for Faculty Members launched...Workshop on Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Preparation for the National Report held...US Assistant Secretary of State calls on senior officials and others in Nay Pyi Taw, holds press conference in Yangon...Myanmar, Japan discuss building of modern concrete jetty...Gold Entrepreneurs Association meets...Only 11 bomb blast victims under treatment...Regional development tasks in Namsang, Loilem, Mongpun inspected...New maximum temperature record...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Emphasize durability of roads and bridges"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 May 2010
Date of publication: 10 May 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Emphasis to be placed on durability of roads and bridges, systematic practicing of thrifty method and minimizing loss and wastage of construction materials - Vice-Senior General Maung Aye looks into progress of construction and regional development in Ayeyawady Division...Maukmai, Mongnai on development track...Stop TB Partnership Coordinating Board meets in Hanoi, Vietnam...ICT Development & Application Course concludes...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing looks into maintenance of roads, beautifying of Inlay Lake...Ministry of Finance and Revenue Internal Revenue Department Commercial Tax Directorate Reminding to furnish the Annual Return...SPDC member Lt-Gen Tin Aye, wife attend reception to mark 65th Anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945)...Strong earthquake jolts northern Sumatra...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Create a happy and healthy environment"..... ARTICLE: "Myitthange Dam: reliable water resource of Kanbalu residents" Article & Photos: Reporter Moe Myint (Kanbalu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 May 2010
Date of publication: 09 May 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, wife Daw Mya Mya San attend ceremony to honour title recipient monks...Culture Ministry holds paper-reading session...Minister inspects railroad construction project, concrete sleeper factory...2010 President’s Cup Tennis Tournament kicks off...Title Recipient Sayadaws Honoured at a Grand Ceremony...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, wife Daw Mya Mya San attend ceremony to honour title recipient monks...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend cultivation of mangrove forests for environmental development"..... ARTICLE: "No gross violations of loving-kindness" (2) Ngar Min Swe ["...Now the Union of Myanmar has achieved more national consolidation than ever. There is no racial discrimination and all national people are dealing with each other on equal terms. There is no chauvinism and no racism. A Bamar national treats a Mon national like his own race, and vice versa. It can be seen that a Kayin national treats a Bamar national like his own race, and vice versa..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 May 2010
Date of publication: 08 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission issues Notification No. 41/2010...Continued existence as political party scrutinized, passed.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing looks into upgrading of Pyinmana-Pinlaung Road, progress of Leinli Bridge...A&I Minister views test-run of mini-excavators...Religious Affairs Dy Minister receives Vietnamese Ambassador...Entries invited to ASEAN Young Photographers' Award...Great deal for lucky customers...Deputy Health Minister attends workshop...Brother Printer introduced...5th Literary Conference on 16-17 May...Electronics & Living 2010 on 27 May...Dinner, prize-giving ceremony to mark 20th AGM of MMCWA held...Special Refresher Course of MOHA concludes...International Nurses Day 12th May, 2010 Delivering Quality, Serving Communities.Nurses Leading Chronic Care...Opportunity for enthusiasts to study ACCA, CAT courses...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "We care"..... ARTICLES: "No gross violations of loving-kindness" Ngar Min Swe ["...Some people, despite saying repeatedly that they love their country and people, have never done a single work in the interests of the State and the people. It can be seen that they have even committed the acts to harm the State and the people...Demanding for the West bloc's economic sanctions against Myanmar is tantamount to lack of lovingkindness towards the State and the people as well as to attacking the citizens with an economic weapon..."]..."Integrated farming system with great success in NyaungU District" Byline: Myint Wai Hlaing; Photos: Ye Thura Aung (NyaungU District IPRD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 May 2010
Date of publication: 07 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration...Union Election Commission meeting 27/2010 held...Notifications on formation of township sub-commissions, duty assignments issued...Application to set up political parties scrutinized, passed.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Police Chief clarifies findings of bomb explosion in front of X2O pandal - MPF apprehends one of the offenders VBSW terrorist murderers commit brutal acts - Citizens urged to cooperate with security forces to counter atrocities...Press conference on findings of bomb explosion incident in front of X2O water throwing pandal held...Contract signing ceremony on Yadana Theingi Mining Projectheld...MMCWA concludes AGM successfully...Myanmar, China to cooperate in civil aviation sector...Forestry Minister meets private entrepreneurs from Taninthayi Division...On-job Training Course for Auditors opened...Concordia Int'l Co., Ltd to introduce new medical equipment...Two innocent people injured in mine blasts in Kyaukkyi Township...Questions and answers at the Press Conference ["The following is questions raised by those present and answers given by MPF Chief Brig-Gen Khin Yi at the press conferenece on the arrest of one of terrorists who committed bomb attacks and those who were behind the incident that occurred in front of X2O water throwing pandal"]...Pathein District with better transport services...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "New roads contribute to social economic development"..... ARTICLES: "Atrocities of neo-colonialists and betrayer axe-handles" Maung Nwe Sit..."Pathein District with better transport services" Article & Photo: Pathein Hla Kyi
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 May 2010
Date of publication: 06 May 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: 64th Anniversary Fire Brigade Day marked with parade, demonstration of fire fighting skills, fire drill...Construction of road networks in Magway Division in leaps and bounds...Progress of Ayeyawady Delta Network Project discussed...Appointment of ambassador agreed on...H & T Minister meets Vietnamese Ambassador...Dragon Engine Oil sponsors Zeyar Shwe Myay FC for sports suits...64th Anniversary Fire Brigade Day 2010 observed in Nay Pyi Taw...AJMMC donates medical equipment to Nay Pyi Taw General Hospital...MMCWA’s 20th AGM continues...Foreign Affairs Minister meets Indian guests...Strong winds leaves loss and damage...World Red Cross Day 8th May, 2010 “Urbanization”...Innocent civilian injured in mine blast in Kyaukkyi Tsp, Bago Div...Only 18 bomb blast victims under medical treatment...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for all-round development of mothers and children"..... ARTICLES: "With sharp ears, sharp eyes, sharp minds" An observer [Myanmar where the majority of people are Buddhists does not accept or tolerate terrorist acts. But, Myanmar people have sympathy. Terrorist will redicule us if we the Myanmar people think that they (the terrorists) will not target religious festivals, traditional cultural festivals and the public]...Lawpita Village: pleasant image of Loikaw Township Article: Tin Htwe (MNA): Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 May 2010
Date of publication: 05 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications to set up political parties scrutinized, passed... Union Election Commission Meeting (25/2010) held..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Military Attaché of Russian Federation...Root CA Key Generation Ceremony held...Victorious Myanmar National Tennis Team honoured...Myanmar Forest Training School holds 105th graduation ceremony...Young woman saved from being trafficked...Irrigation projects benefit agriculture works...Religious Affairs Minister receives Japanese guests...On-job Training Course for Law Officers (Grade-4)...Applications for post-graduate medical courses...M.V Crystal Symphony cruise liner arrives...Construction of Pathein-Thalakkhwa- Mawtinsoon Road gaining momentum...Myanmar WVO delegation back from Indonesia...ICT courses for education college teachers...Concerted efforts of over 12 million MMCWA members result in all-round development of mothers and children and their families - MMCWA standing tall as genuine volunteer force of the nation...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Road networks reflecting genuine goodwill of State"..... ARTICLES: "Putao: an ambitious tea district" Byline : Reporter Singu Soe Win Photo : U Htaman Yon (Putao)..."University of Computer Studies (Lashio): Alma Mater for human resources" Article & Photo: Yamanya Thway Mon
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 May 2010
Date of publication: 04 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications to set up political parties scrutinized, passed...Union Election Commission Meeting 24/2010 held..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Vessel Bawa Thit launched to perform educative works on storm and earthquake...Information Minister inspects self-reliant libraries...STI Education to open CBME and DBM courses...Information Minister facilitates TV re-transmission station in Sagaing...MWEA holds Annual General Meeting...Only 23 bomb blast victims under treatment...Mandalay, Magway Divisions witness development...Free eye operation performed in Nay Pyi Taw General Hospital...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES":"Invest in factories"..... ARTICLES: "Growing quality paddy strains for boosting per-acre yield" Article: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)..."Remain vigilant against fire" Article: Win Myint (Insein)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 May 2010
Date of publication: 03 May 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Acting President of Poland...Prime Minister U Thein Sein felicitates Polish counterpart...Over 115 miles long Ngaphe-Sedoktara- Laungshe-Hsaw road put into service...FM felicitates Polish counterpart...U Tin Yu presents Credentials to Turkish President...Ministry makes arrangements to build major bridge with greater momentum even in rainy season...TEFEL (High School) course for English teachers...Administering the standardized network course on 13-16 May...Arid zone greening, availability of irrigation water discussed...Crown Education arranges English language skill courses...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Make country wealthy"..... ARTICLES: "Shanghai World Expo 2010 with participation of global countries" Myanmar News Crew..."Fishery industry of Taninthayi Division on development track" Article & Photos: Zun Maung Maung
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 May 2010
Date of publication: 02 May 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Construction of Nay Pyi Taw International Airport gaining momentun...Myanmar attends 16th SAARC Summit as observer...MoU Signing Ceremony for ICT Business Partnership held...Honouring Tipitakadhara Tipitakakovida Sayadaws discussed...Myanmar, Italy to cooperate in agriculture sector...Invitational Basketball Competition 2010 concludes...Maintenance of machinery, ensuring better communications stressed...KMD Special Sales Road Show held...Applications for CPA Part-I...Book borrowing system for libraries in Shwepyitha Township...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Workers urged to join hands with people in realizing State’s seven-step Road Map"..... ARTICLES: "PW working on all cylinders in building 96 miles long Pathein-Thalakkhwa-Mawtinsoon Road" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing..."Kandaunt Dam contributes to regional greening and boosting agricultural production" Byline and Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 May 2010
Date of publication: 01 May 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration [3 articles with same title]...Applications to form political parties, for continued existence as political party.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Greater number of international level production businesses and services means more job opportunities - Senior General Than Shwe honours workers of the nation [NAY PYI TAW, 1 May: The following is the translation of the Workers Day message sent by Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council of the Union of Myanmar Senior General Than Shwe]...UMFCCI members are to try to make sure that their federation becomes capable one in national economic sector and remains as an economic force on which the State relies - 19th Annual General Meeting of UMFCCI held...EP-1 Minister receives Vice President of China Guodian Corporation...Hydropower Implementation Department, NEWJEC, HTCT Co Ltd sign agreement of Consulting Services, Memorandum of Understanding...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Move forward with the strength of workers"..... ARTICLES: "Nerinzara Youth Training Centre nurturing national race youths" Article: Didyl (IPRD); Photos: Kyaw Thura (IPRD)..."Bawditahtaung Dam contributes to greening of Bawditahtaung region" Byline and Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 April 2010
Date of publication: 30 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission holds 23/2010 meeting...Registration for formation of National Unity Party as political party passed...Registration for formation of Lahu National Development Party as political party passed...Applications to form political parties, continued existence as political party scrutinized, passed...Applications to form political parties scrutinized and passed 25 groups submit applications to set up political parties, four apply for continued existence as political parties Permission given to 12 groups to form political parties, three parties permitted to register as political parties..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister U Thein Sein attends opening of Myodaw Cement Plant - Roads in Yangon to be concreted using cement produced at Myodaw Cement Plant...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Myanmar PBSMA to attend International Pulses Conference...Some loss and damages caused by strong winds, heavy rain in Bago Div, Mon State...Free eye surgical operations at Nay Pyi Taw General Hospital...Water supply measures in Seikkyi Khanaungto, Dalla townships...Go and get high-tech digital cameras...Earthquake Report...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Wipe out narcotic drugs once and for all"..... ARTICLE: "Myittha Bridge creates better transport between Sagaing and Magway Divisions" Article & Photos: Kalay Win Thu
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 April 2010
Date of publication: 29 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission holds 22/2010 meeting...UEC passes registration for formation of M.K.N.S.O as political party...Applications for formation of political parties, continued existence as political party scrutinized, passed.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Boosting agriculture produce discussed...Real Time Vehicle Tracking System introduced...Workshop on community-based reproductive health plan held...Strong winds and heavy rain cause some damages in States and Divisions...ICT course for teachers...Korean Laminate floors on show at Life Style & IT-2010 Exhibition...Myanmar Writers and Journalists Association meets...216 drug-related cases exposed in March 2010...Acer notebooks available at Life Style & IT 2010...Management of forest plans discussed...Follow Me & Secret beauty products introduced...Only 32 bomb blast victims under treatment...Weather forecast for monsoon 2010...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Happy life in rural regions"..... ARTICLE: "Ngawun Bridge (Myokwin) in Ayeyawady Division" Article: Tin Mar Win & Mya Kay Khaing Soe: Photo: Myanma Alin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 April 2010
Date of publication: 28 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend religious titles and rice offering ceremonies in precinct of Nay Pyi Taw Uppatasanti Pagoda...Bo Tree at Uppatasanti Pagoda watered on Fullmoon Day...Press meet on findings of breastfeeding knowledge and behaviours held...STI to conduct foundation studies courses...Devotees pour water on Bo trees on Fullmoon Day of Kason...Myanmar Printers and Publishers to observe Hong Kong Printing and Packaging Fair 2010...Myanmar WWW Institute to conduct digital media courses...Junior Karatedo Competitions-2010 on 12-13 May...21st Annual General Meeting of MFCC held...Talk on strategies for managing change on 1 May...The significant day temperatures "PERSPECTIVES": "Unitedly strive to achieve national goal"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 April 2010
Date of publication: 27 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Formation of political party, continued existence as political party applied.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of South Africa...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend offering of meals to State Ovadacariya Sayadaws, SSMNC member Sayadaws, SCWCS Sayadaws, Tipitakadhara Tipitakakovida Sayadaws, title recipient Sayadaws...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing plant Bo Tree in compound of Uppatasanti Pagoda...FM congratulates International Relations and Cooperation Minister of South Africa...Information Minister attends cash donation ceremony for MWJA...Handsets available at special sales of New Mobile...Management of industrial zones in Yangon Division discussed...Sagaing Division most active in December mass sports...Hlawga Park to extend opening time...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Libraries: A shot in the arm to broaden people�s horizon".....
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 April 2010
Date of publication: 26 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Construction of Nay Pyi Taw-Taungnyo- Myothit-Kanbya-Magway Road on going...More production of pest-resistant quality crops emphasized...Wooden bridge put into service in Maukmai...People’s Utility & Service Exhibition -2010 on 7-9 May...Opportunity for women to take basic tailoring course...Cash donated for X-ray machine of YGH...Myanmar timber delegation leaves for Thailand...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Education: A window to national development"..... ARTICLES: "Transport services for passengers travelling in and around Taunggyi" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)..."The Buddha’s Day, the Full Moon of the month of Kason" Ba Sein (Religious Affairs)..."Linpan Dam in Kanbalu Township for local consumption and agricultural purpose" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 April 2010
Date of publication: 25 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: MoA signed for implementation of Hutgyi Hydropower Project...How to develop rain-fed crops in dry zone...MTF President�s Trophy Tennis Tournament on 8-14 May...Benefiting courses for youths by Star Resources Co Ltd...Thagara Industrial region aiming high...Course for Healthcare Assistance...MWEA to organize Annual General Meeting...Emphasis placed on health care for rural people...Two more bomb blast victims die - 60 others under medical attention...Highest temperature of Myinmu...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Ayeyawady Division has improved socio-economy with more new roads and bridges"..... ARTICLES: "Glittering Chaungtha Beach with pleasant environs" Byline & photos: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine)..."Minhla, a neat and tidy town in Bago Division (West)" Article: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 April 2010
Date of publication: 24 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Applications to set up political parties scrutinized, passed...Union Election Commission Meeting 21/2010 held...Formation of political party, continued existence as political party applied..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: National education promotion symposium held...Discipline enforcement stressed...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Forestry Minister inspects timber extraction of Kayah State...Special civil appeal cases heard...Kachin State RCS members donate blood...Secure and smooth transport discussed in Yangon...Myanmar finance delegation arrives back from Spain...Hotel Serving Courses to be launched...Vaccination shots against anthrax given to mark World Animal Health Day...AGM of UMFCCI on 30 April...Ceremony to honour monks who passed Tipitakadhara Examination on 8 May...MMA Golf Tourney to be held...The significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for establishment of modern industrialized nation"..... ARTICLE: "Theinyin Dam benefits 6000 acres in Kanbalu Township" Byline and Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 April 2010
Date of publication: 23 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Meeting of Union Election Commission 20/2010 held...Applications to set up political parties scrutinized, passed.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe pays homage to pagodas in Mandalay...Only when nation becomes a modern industrialized one, will it be transformed into developed one from status of developing nation - Senior General Than Shwe meets entrepreneurs of Mandalay Industrial Zone...Entrepreneurs, Public Works upgrade Pathein- Thalakhwa-Mawtinsoon Road...STI Education to conduct Diploma in Logistics Management and Supply Chain Management...20,075.74 acres of poppy plantation destroyed in States and Divisions...Pwegauk Dam under construction in PyinOoLwin Township...Cash for Yangon Children's Hospital accepted...Some damages caused by strong winds in some States and Divisions... "PERSPECTIVES": "Provide better health care to public"..... ARTICLE: "Technological University (Lashio): alma mater of technocrats" Article & Photo: Yamanya Thway Mon
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 April 2010
Date of publication: 22 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe looks into progress of Upper Yeywa Hydropower Project, factories in Yatanarpon Myothit...Pathein-Thalakhwa-Mawtinsoon to help facilitate road transport...Home Affairs Minister comforts wounded staff in bomb blasts...Members of MWEA to attend 2010 China-ASEAN Youth Camp...Educative talks at MFF on 24 April...Private company donates bottled water, cash to YGH...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend merit-sharing ceremony for Wayri Zeya Yanaungmyin Kyauktaik in Kyaukse...Senior General Than Shwe and wife attend ceremony to share merits for Dhamma Beikmandaw at Lawkamanaung Shwegugyi Pagoda in Kyaukse...Prime Minister awards PDC (Yangon) in Nay Pyi Taw Maha Thingyan Tour Gold Cup...Efforts to be made for soonest completion of Yadanatheinga Bridge to benefit local people Senior General Than Shwe inspects Yadanatheinga Bridge, Shweli-3 Hydropower, Upper Hsedawgyi projects..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Choose good men to shape better future"..... ARTICLE: "Honour Fifth Conference of Myanmar Writers and Journalists Association" Khin Maung Tun (Lanmadaw)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17-21 April 2010 did not appear
Date of publication: 21 April 2010
Description/subject: As usual around the Water Festival/Burmese New Year, NLM was not published online (probably not in hard copy either)
Language: English
Source/publisher: OBL
Date of entry/update: 22 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 April 2010
Date of publication: 16 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Thingyan lovers merrily take part in water festival on Maha Thingyan Akyat Day...Diplomats, military attachés enjoy Traditional Water Festival...Yazudaing bridge No 1 under construction...Kamakathwe Ward in Dalla Township gets new library building...Bomb blasts kill eight, injure 170...Significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Keep eyes, ears to weather reports"..... ARTICLES: "Expose and ward off destroyers of Thingyan beauty with public force" Kyaw Ye Min ["...Terrorist insurgents usually hide themselves in disguise among the people. We cannot identify the terrorists easily. This is why they are brazenly committing subversive acts by sliding into the crowds of ordinary people in disguise..."]..."Use natural fertilizer to prevent environmental pollution" Byline: Singu Soe Win; Photos: Phyo Sithu (Insein)
Language: En glish
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 April 2010
Date of publication: 15 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Royal Myanmar Golf & Country Club opens...Prime Minister opens Tour Gold Cup golf tourney at Royal Myanmar Golf & Country Club...Upgrading of Pathein-Thalatkhwa-Mawtinzun Road inspected...Factories in Yatanarpon Teleport bound to run...Revellers enjoy at Taw Win Family Water Throwing Pandal...Bayint Naung Automobile Service Workshop opens...IMAGES OF WATER FESTIVALS IN NAY PYI TAW, YANGON AND MANDALAY ON MAHA THINGYAN AKYA DAY...Myanmar Traditional Maha Thingyan Festival celebrated in States, Divisions...Images of water festivals at different water throwing pandals in states and divisions...Nay Pyi Taw Mayor’s Maha Thingyan Pandal entertains Thingyan lovers with Yein dances and music programmes...Devotees performing meritorious deeds and Thingyan revellers making merry on Maha Thingyan Akya Day..... "PERSPECTIVES": "The whole Union can be accessible by a network of roads"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 April 2010
Date of publication: 14 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Nay Pyi Taw Mayor’s Maha Thingyan Pandal opens...Whole country packed with devotees doing meritorious deeds and merry makers on Maha Thingyan Akyo Day...Construction Minister views construction site of Ayeyawady Bridge (Nyaungdon)...Shwe FM Thingyan Pandal...Mayor inspects tube wells...52nd PyinOoLwin Gold Cup goes on...Measures taken for An Airport to be safe and convenient...IMAGES OF NAY PYI TAW MAHA THINGYAN FESTIVAL...IMAGES OF WATER FESTIVALS IN NAY PYI TAW, YANGON AND MANDALAY ON MAHA THINGYAN AKYO DAY...Final rites of Ven. Monk Bhaddanta Kumara held...Ashes of late Ven. Monk Bhaddanta Kumara set adrift..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Happily take part in traditional Thingyan in a polite manner"..... ARTICLES: "Traditional Rakhine Thingyan Festival" (Laywady Kyaw)..."Mohnyin aims high" Article & Photos: Reporter Myo Aung "...It is heartening to see signs of development the length and breadth of the nation thanks to the peace and tranquility of the country as it is said, “Only with peace and stability will the nation develop.” As Mohnyin Township has always aimed high, any of its part even a village or a ward never lags behind in development. It has become a district town enjoying peace, stability and prosperity..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 April 2010
Date of publication: 13 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar sees country's 238th over-180-ft bridge in Ayeyawady Div in time of Tatmadaw Govt...Minister inspects sports grounds and gymnasiums in Sittway...Yangon Mayor inspects water sanitation work...Respect paying ceremony of BEHS Kyaukkyi on 24 April...52nd PyinOoLwin Gold Cup continues for second day...Insein Township WJA visit Bissano Ancient City...Forestry Minister tours Shan State (East)...F&R Minister arrives back in Nay Pyi Taw...New earth road and bridge in Yedashe Township, Toungoo District, Bago Division put into commission...Significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preserve fine Thingyan traditions"..... ARTICLE: "Dry regions get help even from beneath the Earth" Article & Photos: Tin Than Win (IPRD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 April 2010
Date of publication: 12 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Nay Pyi Taw Hot Spring Spa opened...A&I Minister receives NEDO Chairman of Japan...Top dealers of PZ Cussons International Co Ltd visit foreign countries...52nd Maha Thingyan PyinOoLwin Gold Cup commences...White umbrellas opened to pay homage to late Chairman of State Sangha Maha Nayaka Sayadaw...Presenting ceremony of Air Bagan Myanmar Open 2010 Golf Tournament held...Moderate earthquake jolts outside Myanmar...Cash donated for funeral rite of State Sangha Maha Nayaka Chairman Sayadaw...Entries invited to colour photo contest...Mine blasts leave innocent people injured...Durability of Nyaunglebin-Madauk- Shwegyin Road inspected...Sun-dried salt farms in bloom in Bago Division..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Let’s take part in Maha Thingyan by preserving its traditions"..... ARTICLES: "Manipura multi-purpose dam: facilitator for national development" Byline & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)...Myittha Dam under construction for benefiting Yaw region Article & Photos: Kalay Win Thu
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1,6MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 April 2010
Date of publication: 11 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein calls on Vietnamese President...Views exchanged at 16th ASEAN Summit (Retreat Session) in Hanoi of SRV...Public announcement for remonstration...Life-saving course of FSD concludes...Myanma Awba honours its best sellers...Yangon Entertainment to sponsor World Cup live on air...Prime Minister General Thein Sein meets ambassador, military attaché and families in Hanoi...Construction Ministry eyes China for bridges construction...Air Bagan Myanmar Open-2010 continues...Hotels services courses to be opened...Minister U Nyan Win attends 16th ASEAN Summit and related meetings...Minister Maj-Gen Khin Aung Myint attends 16th ASEAN Summit and related meetings...Surprised check on vehicles in Mawlamyine...Prime Minister General Thein Sein arrives back in Nay Pyi Taw...NPED Minister participates in 16th ASEAN Summit and related meetings...Significant day temperature..... "PERSPECTIVES": "To avoid harms caused by hot weather"..... ARTICLE: "Loikaw, lovely land of highlanders" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Ko Htwe (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 April 2010
Date of publication: 10 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration...Formation of political party, continued existence as political party applied...Last date to submit for continued existence as political parties and registration announced.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe welcomes back Prime Minister General Thein Sein on PM�s return from SRV...Successful mines exploration on 24 April...Contract signing ceremony held between Electric Power No-1 Ministry and CNTIC...2697.42 more acres of poppy field destroyed from 1 to 6 April...Prime Minister General Thein Sein arrives in Hanoi, SRV...Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends ASEAN-AIPA Meeting...Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends working dinner of Heads of State/Government of ASEAN member countries...Basic English Course of Labour Ministry concludes...MWJA to hold 5th Conference...Prime Minister General Thein Sein participates in 16th ASEAN Summit, 16th ASEAN Summit Plenary Session..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Happily participate in Myanmar traditional Maha Thingyan".....
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 April 2010
Date of publication: 09 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Those wishing to form political parties submit applications...Continued existence as political party applied.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sees off Prime Minister General Thein Sein on PM�s departure for SRV...Teak, hardwood plantations thriving in Ayeyawady Div, Rakhine State...Appointment of Algerian Ambassador agreed on...Workshop on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation- REDD held...Regional development tasks in Htantabin, Twantay Townships in leaps and bounds...Forestry Minister receives AAAS...E-medication services introduced for first time...Myanmar youth golfers clinch victory...Deputy Health Minister receives officials from AAAS...Talk on fire prevention given, fire drill rehearsed...Air Bagan Myanmar Open 2010 Golf Tournament continue...TMW Enterprise welcomes Thingyan with sale promotion...Freight-handling at jetties inspected...Sailors stranded in Senegal to arrive back with assistance of Myanmar Seafarers Association...Dailies in alternative circulation during New Year holidays...Significant day temperatures..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Promote public health care"..... ARTICLE: "Chaungtha Village of Pathein Township with progress and prosperity" Article & Photos: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 April 2010
Date of publication: 08 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: UEC opens Election Laws, Rules and Manual Guide Course...Those wishing to form political parties submit applications [Chin National Party]...Union Election Commission issues announcement on formation of state and division sub-commissions...Union Election Commission issues announcements on formation of and assignments to district sub-commissions.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, wife Daw Mya Mya San attend ceremony to hoist diamond orbs atop Kawmein Pagoda and encycled pagodas in Namhsan...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye attends opening of Namhsan Township People�s Hospital (50-bed)...No.2 Plywood Factory in Taungup, Rakhine State opened...MYANMAR GAZETTE...World Health Day-2010 �Urbanization and Health; Urban Health Matters�...SAM donates cash to MMCWA...Aung Thabyae Cinema opens in Nay Pyi Taw...Meeting of Air Bagan Myanmar Open 2010 held...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, wife Daw Mya Mya San on pilgrimage in Lashio..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Drive safely"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 April 2010
Date of publication: 07 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Those wishing to form political parties submit applications [Difference and Peace Party and the New Era People’s Party]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye attends graduation dinner of 113th Intake of OTS...Myanmar delegation arrives back from Thailand...Myanmar Ambassador presents Credentials to Cuban Vice President...Diploma course (2/2008) (CD-36/CE-34) concludes...General air-conditioner sale...Development undertakings ongoing in Kayin State...Two men rewarded for presenting ancient artifacts...Hepatitis (B) vaccine donated to regular blood donors...Rail Transportation Minister inspects approach road, railroad, bridge...Myanmar to compile human rights report...Myanmar Engineers may attend workshop on maintenance of infrastructure in India...Orchid Exhibition held in Inlay...Blood donation ceremony in Nay Pyi Taw Lewe Township...Dailies in alternative circulation during New Year holidays..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Defend motherland from all dangers"..... ARTICLES: "Myat Maw Tin Yey Lei Pagoda" Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt..."Nankway Creek Bridge, facility for secure and better transport in Kachin State" Article: Tin Mar Win & Mya Kay Khaing Soe; Photo: Myanma Alin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 April 2010
Date of publication: 06 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Government, the people, Tatmadaw will see to the elections - History shows that today certain powers hurt small countries' sovereignty through political, economic, social, dogmatic, and diplomatic ways...Those wishing to form political parties submit applications [Kachin State Progressive Party, Myanmar New Society Democratic Party].....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Road safety measures taken in Yangon Division...Gifts for members of Pabedan Township WVO...Special sales for shoppers...Press conference on MTF President�s Cup tourney held...Filling stations, CNG stations remain open in Thingyan holidays...Concrete Sleeper Factory (Pakokku) in Magway Division starts going into operation...US, British embassies frequent NLD 31 times in March...73rd Foundation Day of CSSTB observed...Prizes presented to top dealers of Super Power...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye addresses Graduation Parade of 113th Intake of Defence Services (Army) Officers Training School..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend cultivation of globally marketable beans and pulses".....
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 April 2010
Date of publication: 05 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein to attend 16th ASEAN Summit in Vietnam...Vietnam-Myanmar International Trade Fair-2010 opened...Sub-National Immunization Days-2010 observed in Ayeyawady Div...Industry-1 Minister inspects factories in Pyawbwe, Yamethin...Timely completion of fertilizer factory projects discussed...Vietnamese Prime Minister concludes visit...Health Minister inspects hospitals in Ayeyawady Division...Concluding ceremony of hospitality courses held...Vietnamese Prime Minister attends opening of representative office of BIDV...Regional development tasks in Thongwa, Kayan townships in full swing..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Try to improve national economy making use of infrastructures"..... ARTICLES: "Tachilek on the road to development" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)..."Share duties for better future of motherland" Mi Pyi Chit
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 April 2010
Date of publication: 04 April 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, wife Daw Mya Mya San and party pay homage to Mann Shwesettawyar Pagoda, Magway Myathalon Pagoda...Yangon Division Traffic Rules Enforcement Committee organizes Second United Nations Global Road Safety Week Activities...Transport Minister receives PRC Deputy Transport Minister...Kyauktan Township Association to hold AGM...Dy Construction Minister inspects construction of cyclone shelter in Letkhotkwin...Correction [on the trafficking story in NLM 31 March]...Vietnamese delegation arrives in Yangon...Myanmar-Vietnam investment promotion conference held...“Bio Plus” Healthy Drinking Water Factory opened...Advanced Sewing Course No. 1, Basic Domestic Course No. 3 conclude...Religious titles to be offered...Culture Ministry in its 58th anniversary...Rotary Club of Essendon donates medical equipment to Jivitadhana Sangha Hospital (Yangon)...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, wife Daw Mya Mya San pay reverence to remains of Ven. Monk Bhaddanta Kumara...Lt-Gen Ko Ko on inspection tour of Maubin District, Ayeyawady Div, Pyu Township, Bago Div...Construction Minister meets Chinese guests...Industry-1 Minister inspects Vest Factory (Taungtha)...Joint Statement on cooperation between Union of Myanmar and Socialist Republic of Vietnam...Prime Minister General Thein Sein hosts dinner to Vietnamese counterpart..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Myanmar, Vietnam to boost bilateral cooperation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 April 2010
Date of publication: 03 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Those wishing to form parties submit application [PaO National Organization]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe receives Vietnamese Prime Minister...A & I Minister meets Thai Ambassador...Sony TX5 camera for Thingyan...Medical equipment received by Yangon Children�s Hospital...Want to buy Crown brand products?...Myanmar PM General Thein Sein meets Vietnamese PM Mr Nguyen Tan Dung...Delegation led by Vietnamese Prime Minister visits Myanma Gems Museum...16718.84 acres poppy plantations obliterated in 2009-2010...Vietnamese delegation arrives in Nay Pyi Taw...Myanmar Traditional Maha Thingyan Festival (Nay Pyi Taw) to be held...Signing ceremony for Thakyet Hydropower Project...EP-2 Minister receives Vietnamese delegation...CPT Deputy Minister meets Vietnamese guests...Prime Minister General Thein Sein welcomes Vietnamese counterpart... in Nay Pyi Taw... "PERSPECTIVES": "With national unity and amity, border regions see eternal peace"..... ARTICLE: "If with close relations" Tekkatho Hla Maung (Yedashe)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 April 2010
Date of publication: 02 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Those wishing to form political parties submit application [National Political Alliances League].....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein receives Indonesian Foreign Minister...Curriculum Vitae of H.E Mr. Nguyen Tan Dung, Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam...Myanmar Gazette...MTPA�s new building opened in Ottayathiri Township...2nd Inlay Orchids� Images Show on 3-5 April...Myawady TV celebrates 15th anniversary...Myanmar WWW Institute�s IT courses to be opened...Photos taken at ceremonies to form border guard forces in Shan State (East)...Road safety movement week motivated in Yangon...Refresher course for English, Mathematics teachers in Pyapon...Forestry Minister attends library opening ceremony in Loikaw Township...Labour Minister receives British Ambassador...Myanmar, China to boost cooperation in transport sector...Myanmar Ambassador presents credentials to Andorran Co-Prince...Myanmar, China to boost cooperation in transport sector...Prizes presented to winners in cane ball contests...Russian Journalist Delegation observes development of Nay Pyi Taw...MSI to organize Taylor�s University College Information Day 2010...Border guard forces formed in Shan State (East)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "For greater development of auto industry".....
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 April 2010
Date of publication: 01 April 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Those wishing to form political party submit application [Kayin People’s Party] ...Union Election Commission meeting (15/2010) held...Make right decision: correctly choose people's representatives with vision to shape nation's better future.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe visits Magway Myathalon Pagoda, studies developments of Minbu, Magway...Senior General Than Shwe pays respects to remains of Ven. Monk Bhaddanta Kumara...Funeral rite of Ven. Monk Bhaddanta Kumara on 12 April...Observance of Maha Thingyan Festival discussed...T.Z World in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana...Deputy Transport Minister receives Bangladeshi guests...MWJA CEC meets...Myanmar, Indonesia share regional, international issues...Industrial Training Centre (Pakokku) opened in Magway Div...Inter-Club Tennis Tourney on 8-14 May...Strong earthquake recorded outside Myanmar...Best way to see real Myanmar apart from first-hand visit Myanmar International launched..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Make continued efforts for further development".....
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 April 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 March 2010
Date of publication: 31 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Public announcement for remonstration...[National Unity Party]...Those wishing to form political parties submit application [Democratic Party (Myanmar)]..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Peace, stability, modernization, development and unity in parallel with democracy...Beware of human traffickers...Six killed and 30 injured in car crash, driver blamed for accident...Prime Minister oversees construction tasks, regional development in Mon State, Taninthayi Division...Free eye treatment given to patients in TadaU Tsp...Bilateral cooperation between China and Myanmar enhanced...Fire makes many homeless in Mandalay, Sagaing Divisions...Secretary-1 of the SPDC receives Chinese Commerce Minister..... "PERSPECTIVES": "On course for ultimate goal"..... ARTICLE: "Workers to see to bounden duty" Thedabwint
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 March 2010
Date of publication: 30 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Continued existence as political party applied [National Unity Party].....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister underlines security, rule of law and community peace for national, regional development...Vietnamese Prime Minister to pay working visit to Myanmar...Ven. Monk Bhaddanta Kumara passes away...Serbia, Myanmar at 2nd Round of Bilateral Consultations to enhance mutual ties...Laydauntkan Road concreted...Innocent civilians wounded by KNU-planted mine blast...Training for ICT Capacity Building in Myanmar opened...Agricultural cooperation between A&I Ministry and FAO...Contests at Mayor�s Pandal...Myanmar participates in Public Sector Management Programme in ROK...Get electronics at discount...Summer sports courses in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana...Significant day temperature..... "PERSPECTIVES": "More inter-district roads built for all-weather transport"..... ARTICLE: "Pyawbwe (Yan-aung)-Ywadaw-Natmauk-Magway railroad network to gain development rhythm" Byline & Photos: Myint Lwin Thein (Pyawbwe)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 March 2010
Date of publication: 29 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: New bridge in Toungoo Township facilitates transport to over 80 villages...Laying of oilfield pipelines inspected...Dinner to clients of Kobelco brand welding wares...Measure to make sure Mawlamyine buses are safe...Free healthcare provided to rural farmers in Ayeyawady Div...Public should take measures against fire...Myanmar Music Asiayon (central) will pay respects to Aged...Armed Forces Day marked...Yangon Command marks 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day...Talks on traffic rules given...Yangon Mayor inspects roads upgrading...Dy Health Minister stresses need to promote healthcare services in rural regions...Kite Festival on 31 March..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work together for national modernization"..... ARTICLE: "Gorgeous Katha with melodies of glorious Ayeyawady" Byline: Tin Htwe (MNA) ; Photos: Ko Htwe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 March 2010
Date of publication: 28 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: This year's elections represent only beginning of process of fostering democracy - Great vigilance necessary against unrest, against election violence, against circumstances leading to disintegration of the Union Inappropriate campaigning to be avoided - Parties urged to present policies, programmes to people and let them vote independently for whoever they favour - The following is the full text of the address delivered by Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in- Chief of Defence Services Senior General Than Shwe at the 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day Parade today..."Not to leave an evil legacy behind" (2) A Lawman ["...Accordingly the new laws have been enacted to revoke the old ones. The election held in accord with the old laws is automatically null and void..."].....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Minister meets Manager and party of Ansaldo Thomassen Company from Netherlands...Mines Minister receives Vietnamese ambassador...OK Myanmar Co Ltd introduces Sanyo electronic devices...DSM continues exhibition...Fire makes 47 homeless in Kalay...New maximum temperature record...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing host reception and dinner to mark 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day...Prizes awarded to winners in 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day Parade 2010...Deputy Health Minister visits rural health centre, hospitals...Seikkyi Khanaungto Tsp hails 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day with new roads...Senior General Than Shwe addresses ceremony of the 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day Parade..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Engage in modern farming by making use of water resources"..... ARTICLE: "Not to leave an evil legacy behind" (2) A Lawman ["...Accordingly the new laws have been enacted to revoke the old ones. The election held in accord with the old laws is automatically null and void..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 March 2010
Date of publication: 27 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission meets..."Not to leave an evil legacy behind" (1) A Lawman ["Now, Pyithu Hluttaw Election Law, Amyotha Hluttaw Election Law, Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw Election Law, and related rules have been promulgated for the multiparty democracy general election due to be held in 2010. Those laws and rules are attracting a widespread criticism..."].....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Bago Bridge commissioned...Industry-1 Ministry makes welfare for staff members...Health Minister attends 7th M-CCM meeting...SWRR Minister receives Australian Ambassador...Nay Bala Win Myint emerges champion in Kaung Myat Myanmar golf tour...A&I Minister receives Australian Ambassador...CAMC of China to provide necessities to Tyre Factory in Thaton...Minister for Energy oversees Yadana gas exploration...Health Minister receives UNDP official...,, "PERSPECTIVES": "Tatmadaw endowed with fine traditions"..... ARTICLES: "Not to leave an evil legacy behind" (1) A Lawman ["Now, Pyithu Hluttaw Election Law, Amyotha Hluttaw Election Law, Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw Election Law, and related rules have been promulgated for the multiparty democracy general election due to be held in 2010. Those laws and rules are attracting a widespread criticism..."]...HONOURING THE 65THANNIVERSARY ARMED FORCES DAY: "Development of Cyclone-hit Ayeyawady Div"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 March 2010
Date of publication: 26 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission accepting applications.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Tatmadaw with fine traditions: Our Tatmadaw was born of the nation's historic demand. It was not founded just for the sake of having one. The Tatmadaw which took history's heritage is replete with fine traditions. From the period of independence struggle to date, the young men who joined the Tatmadaw did not look to any previleges for personal gain, and joined only with the spirit of serving the nation and the race. - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the speech delivered at the 53rd Anniversary Armed Forces Day Parade)...Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Bangladeshi President...PM sends felicitations to People's Republic of Bangladesh...Yangon Division hails Armed Forces Day with new road, bridge...Jetties and airport in Rakhine State inspected...FM sends felicitations to Bangladesh...Health Minister makes inspection tour of health facilities in Mandalay Div...MMCWA concludes Basic Sewing Course...Chance to pursue higher education in S Korea...Kyartawya road in Nyaunglaybin opened...New dam diverts turbine-run water for irrigation in Bago Div...Concordia to display goods at IT& Mobile Show...First IT Mall in Myanmar to be opened soon...MTCC clinch double trophies...Basic Traditional Medicine Course opened...Myanmar New Stars presents gifts to dealers for stellar performances...Myanmar Convention Centre to host Myanmar- Vietnam International Trade Fair...AGM of Rakhine Women's Association (Yangon) to be held...Thein Aye leading KM Golf Championship...Armed Forces Day Parade live on MRTV...Earthquake report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Networks of roads, railroads and bridges built for strengthening Union Spirit"..... ARTICLES: HAILING THE 65TH ANNIVERSARY ARMED FORCES DAY: "Developing Health Sector in the time of the Tatmadaw Government"..."Role Tatmadaw plays will remain important in national causes" Kyaw Ye Min.....POEM: "Tatmadaw for the people"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 March 2010
Date of publication: 25 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Nothing more honourable than sacrificing life for own country - We have taken noble oaths to sacrifice our lives for the people and the nation. We have vowed on the conviction that there is no greater honour than sacrificing life for own country. - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the address delivered at the graduation parade of the 49th Intake of the Defence Services Academy)...Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Hellenic President...PM sends felicitations to Hellenic Republic...Better future for nation if resources harnessed with own strength, technology and energy based on self-reliant basis...Myanmar to fight against TB through new means with greater potency...FM sends felicitations to Hellenic Republic...Construction Minister receives General Manager from ZPMC...KM Myanmar Amateur Open Golf Championship continues for second day...Comic book fair at Innwa...Agreement on establishment of Technical Training School (Magway) inked...Who will be winners of 255th Aungbarlay Lottery?...Health Minister receives Australian Ambassador...Hlawga Garden opens on Armed Forces Day..... "PERSPECTIVES": "National goal in sight"..... ARTICLES: Hailing the 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day: "Tatmadaw in perpetual charge of national defence duties" Kyaw Min Khaung..."Nationwide destroyed poppy plantations after 1988".....POEM: "When summer comes" ["...In that summer Hand in hand with amity Unity between Tatmadaw and people Having the same conviction Loyalty they had in hearts Rooting out the colonialists And also the Fascists Celebrating a grand victory Glory to that summer..."].....CARTOON: "It’s time we all united." ["Now that we’re in 2010, democratic nation we’ve longed for is almost here..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 March 2010
Date of publication: 24 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Never hesitate to sacrifice our lives - Since its birth, our Tatmadaw has not been a mercenary force, but a patriotic Tatmadaw that has been upholding the four oaths. As you know, we Tatmadaw members are the ones who do not regard any entitlements as privileges and do not care much whether we get salaries and ration or not. But inspired by our patriotic fervour, we will never hesitate to sacrifice our lives whenever necessary. Being equipped with esprit de corps, we Tatmadaw members are sacrificing lives for each other in the Tatmadaw that exists with patriotic spirit. Senior General Than Shwe...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye inspects dress rehearsal of parade columns in Nay Pyi Taw Parade Ground... Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the address delivered at the graduation parade of the 8th Intake of Defence Services Technological Academy)...Roads opened to hail 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day...Kaung Myat Myanmar Amateur Open Golf Championship-2010 commences...“Quick Cash” online banking system...Myanmar International launches 31 March...Mandalarians get free health care...The World concludes visit... "PERSPECTIVES": "Tatmadaw at the perpetual service of people"..... ARTICLES: HAILING THE 65THANNIVERSARY ARMED FORCES DAY: Developing Education Sector in the time of the Tatmadaw Government..."Tatmadaw upholding four oaths" Yarza Kyaw...POEM: "Till the end of the world"...CARTOON: "Beware:": ["...Beware of national traitors acting like true Myanmars ready to stab in the back and offer the handle of the sword to the enemy helping the colonialists."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 March 2010
Date of publication: 23 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Always uphold Our Three Main National Causes - The Tatmadaw, which never betrays the national cause, has a fine tradition of taking the challenges to solve the problems without hesitation, whenever the country confronted by a threat to Our Three Main National Causes. As has been done in the past, the Tatmadaw is upholding Our Three Main National Causes and will continue to do so in the future as well. Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the address delivered at the 62nd Anniversary Armed Forces Day Parade)...Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Pakistani President...Prime Minister General Thein Sein felicitates Pakistani counterpart...Regional development tasks in Thanlyin, Thongwa townships supervised...Emergence of Steel Plant (Myingyan) expedites use of steel and iron in building State infrastructures...Industry-2 Ministry holds work coord meeting...Studio opened to support betterment of movie and play...FM sends message of felicitations to Pakistani counterpart...Myanmar, S Korea closely cooperate in health sector...Hip hop music, supermodel and English...Video enterprise should be obedient...Rakhine Thahaya Association(Yangon) to start study trip...Lt-Gen Tha Aye on inspection tour of Wundwin, Myittha townships...Ta Ta to jointly assemble 20 to 30-ton truck in Myanmar...Hightech Princess partakes in Myanmar ICT Exhibition-2010...15383.8 acres of poppy plantations destroyed...New road, archways to make holiday makers convenient...UEC, State/ Division GADs meet...Fire breaks out in Yesagyo, Namkham..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Emergence of Steel Plant (Myingyan) expedites use of steel and iron in building State infrastructures"..... ARTICLES: HAILING THE 65TH ANNIVERSARY ARMED FORCES DAY: "Myanmar Tatmadaw formed with reliable, responsible citizens" Padaung Than Kywe... "Developing Myanma Railway Sector in the time of the Tatmadaw Government".....POEM: "The historic Tatmadaw".....CARTOON: History bears witness While national traitors were colluding with imperialists to prolong the enslavement of the nation Tatmadaw led the national liberation struggle.
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 March 2010
Date of publication: 22 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: The loyal Tatmadaw - It can be said that the Tatmadaw was conceived in the anti-colonialist struggle and born of the anti-fascist resistance. As it was the rallying point of patriotic youths, it fitted into the good tradition of a patriotic Tatmadaw. As it maintained good military discipline, it became a disciplined Tatmadaw. When Myanmar regained her independence in 1948, the fire of national insurrection had already started. Though there were many attempts to entice the Tatmadaw, it looked only to the face of the nation. It therefore gained the attribute of a loyal Tatmadaw. - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the address delivered at the 52nd Anniversary Armed Forces Day Parade)...Iron and steel industry being improved to ensure national development and generate job opportunities for local people - No. 4 Steel Plant (Myingyan) of Myanmar Economic Corporation opened...Myanmar participates in NAM ministerial meeting...“Right View” series on MRTV and MWD...Chinese delegation concludes official visit...Victorious Myanmar archery team back home...Notice to mariners issued...Commander attends opening ceremonies...Construction Minister meets staff in Thandwe...Shwegyin Dam Project inspected...Chief Justice meets judicial staff from Mandalay and Sagaing Divisions...National Hockey League commences...“Nay Pyi Taw Maha Thingyan Tour Gold Cup” Golf Tournament to be held...Earthquake report...Developing Industrial Sector in the time of the Tatmadaw Government..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Try to improve technology through ICT exhibitions"..... ARTICLES: Hailing the 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day: "To build a modern, patriotic Tatmadaw" A Reader.....POEM: "Always in fore the Four Oaths" - * Dedication the Tatmadaw has for nation Keeping in fore the Four Oaths From subjugation it saved nation Restoring independence and heading to new era..."...CARTOON: "Only when Tatmadaw is strong..." All nationalities of Myanmar In oneness they gathered And formed the Tatmadaw
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 March 2010
Date of publication: 21 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Meeting discusses money laundering and illegal property control measures...Information Minister receives DPRK Ambassador...Cricket promotion high on ACC’s agenda...ISO courses help boom in businesses...Buffet for bookworms...My Baby introduces its new products...Nay Pyi Taw Traffic Rules Enforcement Supervisory Committee meets...Sanitation tasks in Yangon...Energy Minister receives Chinese Ambassador...Micro Computer takes part in Myanmar ICT Exhibition...Chief Justice visits Mandalay Supreme Court...Myanmar-Bangladesh Technical Level meeting held...Where to find the best Notebook?...PISM Fisher Random Chess Tourney kicks off...KNU burns down machine, vehicles in Kayin State...Hightech Princess’s products displaying on Myanmar ICT Exhibition...Reckless driving causes traffic accidents...“Right View” series on MRTV and MWD...Earthquake report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "For sustainable improvement of infrastructures"..... ARTICLE: "TV play “Alinyaung” to be on screen" Interview: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 March 2010
Date of publication: 20 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: "The right decision and choice" Banya Aung ["...Saying the law as unacceptable based on only one or two disagreed articles without reading the whole of it is rather a bias act to oppose every outcome than a realistic act. So, criticisms on Political Parties Registration Law of our country should be reviewed as to whether they are realistic and rational..."].....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Max Cement Factory to produce 500 tons of cement a day...Myanmar ICT Exhibition-2010 opened...MYANMAR GAZETTE...MRCS Central Council Meeting commences...MSI takes part in Myanmar ICT Exhibition...Role of Shwe Lamin Nagar Co at ICT exhibition...Foreign Minister receives Nepalese delegation...Myanmar and Nepal celebrate 50th anniversary of friendship ties...7th Myanmar-China Consular Consultation held...Refresher course for Transport Ministry...iLedger of iNTEGRA at Myanmar ICT Exhibition...UMFCCI to hold 19th AGM in Nay Pyi Taw...Officials meet for road safety...Transport Minister meets Chinese Ambassador...Take measures against (A/ H1N1)...Courses of Myanma Posts and Telecommunications conclude...Two dead, 11 injured in Papun mine blast...Specialists from Mandalay Workers� Hospital provide free medical treatment...Books donated to rural libraries...Vega Plastic and Okthar LED factories opened..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Maintain and safeguard development infrastructures"..... ARTICLE: "The right decision and choice" Banya Aung ["...Saying the law as unacceptable based on only one or two disagreed articles without reading the whole of it is rather a bias act to oppose every outcome than a realistic act. So, criticisms on Political Parties Registration Law of our country should be reviewed as to whether they are realistic and rational..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 March 2010
Date of publication: 19 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission issues announcement on Rights of Formation and Registration of Political Party...Union Election Commission issues announcement on Rights of Continued Existence and Registration of Political Party...Amyotha Hluttaw Election, Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw Election Bylaws in supplement.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Saidin, Thahtay hydropower projects to supply more electricity to Rakhine State...Myanmar to enhance industrial cooperation with ROK...Naturalized US citizen Nyi Nyi Aung (a) Kyaw Zaw Lwin pardoned and deported in giving special consideration to bilateral friendship and at request of US State Department...Coolmist Water Cooling Fan gives fresh air...Gigabyte Notebook for notebook lovers...Lt-Gen Myint Swe makes inspection tour...FMs exchange messages to mark Fiftieth Anniversary of Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between Myanmar and Nepal...Gusto for better life of youths...16-hour trip between Mandalay and Myitkyina..... "PERSPECTIVES": "To shape a better future"..... ARTICLE: "Dredger and Huller Project and Technical Training School (Magway) Project" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 March 2010
Date of publication: 18 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Meeting (6/2010) of Union Election Commission takes place...Political Parties Registration Bylaws, Pyithu Hluttaw Election Bylaws, Amyotha Hluttaw Election Bylaws, Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw Election Bylaws issued.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Rakhine State needs intellectual, technical, technological resources to effectively utilize her riches - Sittway-An-Minbu railroad under construction to introduce rail service between Sittway and Yangon...Thai Princess concludes private goodwill visit...Good news for cooks and bakers...i Stock for businessmen...Talk on Privatization on 20 March..."World Water Day 2010" on 22 March...A & I Ministry cooperates with FAO for boosting food and agriculture...Business diploma courses to be conducted...Ayeyawady Bridge (Pakokku) construction inspected..... "PERSPECTIVES": "In the process of national development"..... ARTICLE: "Electric Vehicle and Solar Panel Project" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 March 2010
Date of publication: 17 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Five Ayeyawady Bridge Construction Projects could start simultaneously thanks to efforts of able and experienced Myanmar engineers - General Thura Shwe Mann on inspection tour of Ayeyawady Bridge construction projects, factory projects in Magway Division...Hinthada maintains embankment...U Nyan Lynn presents Credentials to Timor-Leste President...Ayeyawady Bridge (Malun) under construction...Concordia to take part in Myanmar ICT Exhibition...Danger warning against collapsed building in Pabedan Township already issued...Sights set on industrial development...Thitsa Road tarmacked in Yankin Township...Talks on agricultural equipment held...US Embassy Consul holds consular meeting with Nyi Nyi Aung (a) Kyaw Zaw Lwin...Applied GPS & Google Earth Software course to be conducted...Fire destroys houses..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Say No-To Drugs"..... ARTICLES: "Myanmar people must be for Myanmar" Ngar Min Swe..."Brisk trade symbolizes peace and prosperity" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 March 2010
Date of publication: 16 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe receives HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of the Kingdom of Thailand...MNL footballers ready for new season...Education Minister encourages matriculation students in Mandalay...Upgrading of Hanthawady Road...Gati shipping line holds 5th anniversary...14,086.52 acres of poppy plantations destroyed...Biography of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn...Thai HRH Princess tours Nay Pyi Taw...New watercourse changes under Chindwin Bridge (Hsinbyushin)...Yangon Division in special sanitation activity...Golden nut fixed at Yazudaing Bridge No.1...Courses for improvement of staff’s capability of Industry-1 Ministry...Judicial officials to abide by code of ethics...Are you going to buy electronic equipment?...Passenger bus crashes in Ayadaw...Insurgent’s mine injures innocent civilian...Fire ravages 83 houses in Kyauktaw...Secretary-1 hosts dinner to Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Myanma Railways: at the service of people"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 March 2010
Date of publication: 15 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Earnest effort of Rail Transportation Ministry leads to emergence of railroads from Myitkyina in north to Dawei in south, and between Mongnai in eastern Shan State and Kalay in western part of nation - General Thura Shwe Mann attends inauguration of Thayet-Minhla railroad section...Cane-ballers in action in Mandalay...Hninzigon Home for the Aged holds AGM...“The World” in town...Three-storey building collapses in Yangon...Secure and smooth transport for Yangonites...Memorial to famous composer...Mayor meets local people in Kawhmu Township...Will Myanmar get in Asian Archery Grand Prix glory?...Prize-awarding of Ngwehsaung beach photo contest on 17 March...Basic junior officer course concludes...Earthquake Report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Restore sight of the visually impaired"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar..
Format/size: pdf (4.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 March 2010
Date of publication: 14 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Safety measures, every convenience of examinees stressed...Efficiency courses uplift staff capability...Health Minister receives Chairman of Three Diseases Fund Board Mission...KMD Computer Group awards sale agents...Myanmar Nurse and Midwifery Association holds its AGM (2010)...Myanmar, Iran to enhance cooperation...MHA to hold annual golf tour...POSCO sets sight on Ayeyawady Bridge (Pakokku)...A new road emerges in Thingangyun Township...Quarry, AC factory manufacturing quality products...Talks on leadership and results through good human relations on 17 March...Bird flu knowledge for poultry farmers...Talks on leadership and results through good human relations on 17 March...Japanese professors to give talks on disaster risk management...YCDC functioning construction tasks...MOC Chairman’s Cup Volleyball Tournament-2010 opened...Myanmar, Vietnam on path towards mutual development...MPPE staff get SSB health care...Thingangyun Township WJA meets...Earthquake report..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Participate in national environmental sanitation movements"..... ARTICLES: "Kengtung-Monghsat railroad linking to all states and divisions" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)..."Hilly regions of eastern Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana: Emerging Tea Land" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Akar Kyaw
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 March 2010
Date of publication: 13 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission holds first meeting.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Taikkyi, Hmawby Townships on fast track to infrastructural development...A & I Minister receives European Commission Ambassador...Micro credit enhances livelihoods of women...Human trafficking under alert eyes of Mandalarians...Doaru and dealers at dinner...219 drug-related cases exposed in February...Myanmar, China to cooperate in power grid project...Ministry of Industry-1 holds round table discussion...Myanmar, Vietnam seek financial cooperation...Ingapu Township gets e-Library...Indian delegation's visit concludes...Women issue digested in round table discussion...New tarred roads opened in Nay Pyi Taw Lewe...Ready to marry?...Hospital equipment donated to Children's Hospital...Entire people urged to realize, take part in four clean edutainment programme...Myitkyina sub-printing house rehearses fire drill..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Improve social, economic conditions"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 March 2010
Date of publication: 12 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Announcement No. 1/2010 of SPDC issued [Formation of Union Election Commission]...Necessary laws enacted to hold free and fair elections as fifth step of State's seven-step Road Map - Prime Minister General Thein Sein tours townships in Shan State (North)...Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw Election Law in supplement...OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Appointment of Ghanaian Ambassador agreed on...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Exam centres in Nay Pyi Taw inspected...Vocational course enhances efficiency of MCWA members...Hyundai products introduced...Future flight attendants to join Star Resources...Yangon-Bagan special train to stop at six railway stations...War veterans get assistance in Kayin State...SIP for summer...Oryx for hotel career...Tarred roads opened in Nay Pyi Taw Tatkon...Dy Health Minister meets Professor of Georgetown University...Japan donates cash to MKF...Gigabyte Notebook in sales...Chairman of TCG arrives back...Mayor inspects tasks for proper drainage in Sangyoung...SWD cares for victims of human trafficking...Good news for bookworms..... "PERSPECTIVES": "For human resource development"..... ARTICLE: "Better communications: key to greater development of rural areas" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Akar Kyaw
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 March 2010
Date of publication: 11 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Pyithu Hluttaw Election Law, Amyotha Hluttaw Election Law in supplement.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Intellectuals and intelligentsia—key factor in building modern, developed nation - Myanmar citizens to uphold Our Three Main National Causes - Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends opening of three-storey main building of University of Computer Studies (Lashio)...Introduction of Nay Pyi Taw FC...Preparations for achieving success in SEA Games...Dy Education Minister visits matriculation exam centres...Officers with advanced archaeological knowledge...Talks on administration and management at Yuzana Tower...Practice makes perfect...Special train put into service from commercial hub to archaeological center...Orientation for SPED officials...18th Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Military Band Contest concludes...Bago Bridge construction project shaping up...Work coord meeting for National Immunization Days-2010 held...People reminded not to believe destructionist-generated rumours...All-round development seen in Kawhmu, Twantay Townships..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Maintain infrastructural buildings in concert"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 March 2010
Date of publication: 10 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Political Parties Registration Law in supplement...Newly enacted laws inserted as supplements in dailies, posted on notice board of Union Election Commission Office, sent to States, Divisions.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar citizens must be for Myanmar and not be a stooge of any alien - Government, people and Tatmadaw have to harmoniously strive with added momentum for regional peace and stability and progress...19th graduation ceremony of UDNR held...U Ohn Thwin presents his Credentials to Maldives President...University Council Meeting (1/2010) held...13,742.39 acres of poppy fields destroyed in 2009-2010...Tetlan GK book comes out...Myanmar, China to deepen cooperation...Road construction in Yangon inspected...MRIA receives officials of Toyota Tsusho Cooperation...Victorious women's team of Transport Ministry honoured...Shweli (3) Dam to be implemented in Shan State...Graduation dinner of UDNR held...Duty assigned to trainees of BEd course...Great chance for golf professionals......Myanmars fly to India for IT Conference...Standards and Norms for Myanmar forests...Commander inspects transport infrastructure and factory...DVB storm news refuted...Earthquake report...Loikaw hears child rights talks...Banking services diploma conferred on trainees...65th meeting of MRCS on 19-20 March..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Environmental conservation — a must"..... ARTICLE: "Shwedaung famous town for cotton longyi" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 March 2010
Date of publication: 09 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Union Election Commission Law in supplement...Union Election Commission Law, Political Parties Registration Law, Pyithu Hluttaw Election Law, Amyotha Hluttaw Election Law, Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw Election Law issued.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Papers on Water Resource Development and Management read out...Outstanding sport teams honoured...EP-2 Minister receives Director of Youho Electric Ind Co Ltd...Band Contest continues for fifth day...Talks on ASEAN Integration given...Safe water for Yangonites...Orange supermarket for shopper convenience...Negligence, main villain in fire outbreaks...Fisheries Department conducts training courses...Orange supermarket opened in Tamway...Home Affairs Minister inspects police staff quarters...Delegates recount visit to Malaysia...Anti-venom developed from chicken egg save lives...Wanna hear talks on hotels?...No 23 Up-train collides with rail car beyond Thazi station...Youths joining sports courses...Myanmar Timber Entrepreneurs Association holds AGM...UPG partakes in Myanmar Industrial Exhibition 2010...MCPA to bring talks on how Internet works...Deputy Transport Minister receives Director of Aerodata AG Co., Ltd...Tables for your computer...15 houses destroyed in fire in Mogaung Village of Pale Tsp...Home honours wellwishers...MGC' s annual golf tournament on 19 March...Capability to fight fire..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Better transport for further relations"..... ARTCLE: "Taste urban life at Myoma Market" Article: Win Kyaw; Photos: Reporter Tun Zaw (Sangyoung)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 March 2010
Date of publication: 08 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar, China focus on greater cooperation in bridge construction...Myanmar Post Journal for esteemed lovers in circulation...Three writers satisfy readers with books...Best quality tyres for users...Cold storage for crab demand at home, abroad...Minister views soft crab breeding camp...Kyimyindine gets one more tarred road...Mon State Bus-line Supervisory Committee meets...Maung Maung Tun Electronics embraces renewable energy system...Myanmar Double Strong Sepak Takraw Championship 2010 concludes...Shwe Pazun Soft Drink and Confectionery available at Nay Pyi Taw...Holiday cruise to Coco Island...Extension of Laukkai-Kongyan- Mawhtaik road underway...Proper flow of drainage combats DHF in Mayangon Tsp...Development of gems industry discussed...Band Contest continues for fourth day...Ministry of Sports holds coord meeting..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Dam projects for national development"..... ARTICLES: "Who says Pakokku arid?" Byline: Kyaw Sein; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Shan State (North): Ground for polishing better education of youths" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 March 2010
Date of publication: 07 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Only when people rely on own strength, will modern and developed nation emerge - Achievements of development projects will reflect better inter-relationship among national people and contribute to flourishing of Union Spirit - Senior General Than Shwe addresses Special Projects Implementation Committee Meeting...Discussion between Myanmar and Vietnam about agriculture, livestock and fisheries...FBT sports gear opened...Mandalay Business Directory in circulation...Progress reflects better livelihood of dwellers in Monywa, Sagaing Districts...Development projects for Shan State (North) gaining momentum...Tatmadaw Military Band Contest continues...Myanmar Volleyball professional joins Vietnamese club...Tokyo Pipe partakes in Myanma Industrial Exhibition-2010...Work Coord Meeting for secure and smooth transport in Yangon Div...Mon State sees parallel development in agriculture and road transport...Queen Oramin-F comes out...Global brand oil on show at Myanmar Industrial Exhibition-2010...New tarred road inaugurated in Myawady...Flower News Journal Vol: 6 No. 10 comes out...Prime Minister General Thein Sein receives Vietnamese delegation..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Implement projects for sustainable development"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 March 2010
Date of publication: 06 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Ghanaian President...Cooperation and collective strength have yielded success in time of Tatmadaw government - Special projects are to be implemented for posterity - Senior General Than Shwe gives guidance at coordination meeting (1/2010) of Special Projects Implementation Committee...Superb skills poured out in basketball tournament...Minister visits sawmills in Mandalay...Winners of Myanmar ICT Awards 2009 contest announced...Best Luck Pertamina engine oil for all...Monywa District gaining development momentum...Tatmadaw Military Band Contest continues...Narcotic drugs seized near Wampon Village in Tachilek Township...Inter-district roads under construction...2555 boys and men ordained to mark successful renovation of Hsandawshin Pagodas...Project to link central and lower Myanmar shaping up...Earthquake report...Myanmar Industrial Exhibition-2010 opens...Trials for Davis Cup 2010...Fire drill rehearsed at Bayintnaung Market in Myawady..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Industrial exhibitions for national industrialization"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 March 2010
Date of publication: 05 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein receives Minister of International Department of CPC Central Committee and party...USDA officials receive Chinese delegation...Goodwill of i Love Myanmar for better education...Entries invited to ASEAN Young Photographers’ Award Contest...Foreign professors at technology conference...Talks on Weather Forecast for 2010 on 6 March...Emergence of rural roads helps locals travel safe and sound...Credits for elders over 75 yrs...18th Military Band Contest continues...Vietnamese delegation arrives Myanmar...New section of CCNA on 6 March...Great chance for medical professionals...New section of CCNA on 6 March...Hole-in-one...Ensuring durable road from Lashio to Kunlong via Hsenwi...Forestry Minister on inspection tour of sawmills, forest plantations...Ride “Shwe Myine Thu” to reach various destinations...Show your sepak takraw skills...Let’s study teak cultivation at Yezin...Village libraries uplifting living standard of rural people...Meeting schedule changes...Shwebo, Ayadaw, Monywa Townships advancing in rhythm with development..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Expand the horizons of countrymen"..... ARTICLE: "Beautiful Buthidaung sets the pace in development" Article & Photos: Reporter Singu Soe Win
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 March 2010
Date of publication: 04 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: River water pumping stations in Yangon Division working on all cylinders...Road sections of Highway uplifting Sagaing Division, Kachin State...New roads for rural people...A & I Minister meets British Ambassador...TMW Dealer’s Party & Golden Night...Sight set on cooperation in economic and industrial sectors...DHF preventive measures stepped up in Thingangyun...Greater orientation to banking services...Veterinarians meet for animal influenza...MPPEEA to visit cGMP system of factories in ROK...UMFCCI sees mutual interests with Thailand, India...CPT Minister inspects communication stations...New roads commissioned in Pantanaw, Kyaunggon...Minister supervises forestry works in Muse, Kutkai...Those from US and British embassies visited NLD (HQ) 27 times in February...13390.09 acres of poppy plantations obliterated in 2009-2010...Kyaukse Association invites members for AGM...Consecration ceremony organized at Zabu Nyeinaye Pagoda of Panwa...Golden umbrella hoisted atop Yanaungmyin Pagoda in Tamoenye...F & B at Star Resources...18th Military Band Contest kicks off...A (H1N1) flu outbreak under control in Myanmar...Beware of under-construction jetties in Hline River..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Factories in good hands"..... ARTICLE: "Sound of trains in operation to reverberate around Shan State" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 March 2010
Date of publication: 03 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Kachin State advancing on right track...A & I Minister meets US Charge d’ Affaires ai...U Tin Yu concurrently appointed as Ambassador to Sudan...It’s all about political entanglements...Bright star over Aungpan...What Biotechnology is, Let’s listen on 6 March...Myanmar, India to cooperate closely...F&R Minister’s visit to Bago Division...Flying to Hanoi...ENT specialists meet at conference...YCDC cares for Aphyauk dwellers...New Htidaw hoisted atop Seintamuni Pagoda in Kongyan Township...Follow Me for healthy and smooth skin...Minister calls for speedier functions of ports...Energy Minister’s volleyball tournament winds up...Deputy Minister views plantations in Mandalay..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Peasantry to take more active part in building modern, developed nation"..... ARTICLES: "A red-letter day in Katha history" Article & Photos: Tin Htwe (MNA)..."A lovely town in northern Shan State: Nawngkhio" Byline & Photos: Tin Htwe (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 March 2010
Date of publication: 02 March 2010
Description/subject: ELECTION: Peasantry have to elect representatives capable of building peaceful, modern, developed nation and exercising democracy correctly.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: ...Cement Plant (Nay Pyi Taw) inaugurated...HONOURING THE PEASANTS DAY [slogan]...Sayawun Tin Shwe Literary Award winners awarded...Six special appeal cases heard...MANA's annual meeting on 19 March...Pyuntaza Association (Yangon) meets...Chess masters congratulated...Strong wind warning...Beware of Fire [slogan]...Officials seek means to enhance road safety...Industry-1 Minister inspects Wundwin Textile Factory...Myanmar, India fortify friendship tie...Sasana flourishing in Laukkai hoisting umbrella atop pagoda...Capacity enhancement for civil service...More practice to show capability of performing drill...Information Minister attends 5th prize presentation ceremony of Thuta Swesone Literary Award...Wunyu Dam helps facilitate cultivation of summer paddy, chickpea in Seikpyu Tsp...Labutta residents gain practical knowledge for occupation...Secretary-1 receives Indian Foreign Secretary..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Peasantry to boost agricultural production"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 March 2010
Date of publication: 01 March 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Remarkable progress in Chipwe and Panwa, Chipwenge Hydropower Project run parallel to each other...From commercial hub to archaeological centre a special tourist train will run...Maung Myanmar cycling contests held...Industry-2 eyes quality rubber for tyre production...2008 academy award winners honoured...Basic Pre-officer Course No. 31 concludes...Rural national races get CSCs in Kengtung Tsp...Traffic rules truly understood...Infrastructures for development of Sagaing Division in bloom...Cement from Mandalay to become concrete road in Yangon...Blood donated at 2MH...Buthidaung, Yanbye townships gaining development momentum...Ultimate dream for users and distributors of Lolane...Information Minister attends Pakokku U Ohn Pe Literary Award, Scholarship Award and Pakokku Library Award Presentation Ceremony..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Let’s do our bit in national development tasks"..... ARTICLES: "Kyaik Hmaw Wun Yey Lei Pagoda" Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt...Paukkaung on track for greater success in cultivation Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 March 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 February 2010
Date of publication: 28 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Offering of Mya bowl, Shwekyar robes and consecration of Uppatasanti Pagoda held for second time - Secretary-1 donates Mya bowl, Shwekyar robes to Uppatasanti Pagoda...Measures of secure and smooth transportation discussed...9th anniversary of Myanmar Lighting Manufacturing Co Ltd (Superlamp) held...b’ coz for both gender...Tajikistan secures third in AFC Challenge Cup...Very strong earthquake reported...Orientation for GPs...Writing method course No. 1/2010 concludes...Fullmoon Day observed with meritorious deeds at pagodas, in Nay Pyi Taw, Yangon...Sri Lankan delegation takes part in 2598th Buddha Pujaniya Taboung Festival...MANA meets donors...Myanmar Nurses and Midwifery Association to hold AGM 2010...Myanmar, Laos firmly join hands...Tax-free markets in Yangon run at full speed...Baron’s equestrians win awards...Strong earthquake hits Ryukyu Island of Japan...Uppatasanti Pagoda, a sacred place of enjoyable pilgrimage..... "PERSPECTIVES": "A future eco-tourism destination"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 February 2010
Date of publication: 27 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Northern regions of Myanmar enjoying extra development - Putao will appear as tourist destination boosting tourism industry thanks to natural sceneries and smooth transport...Mandalay, PyinOoLwin, Mogok never fail to fascinate...AGM of Yesagyo Township Association (Yangon) on 7 March...Vocational courses provided to locals of Pyapon, Bogale, Mawlamyinegyun...Yangon clinch title in 32nd ISD Golf Championship...MWAF focuses on development, security of women; micro credit scheme...Software & Solutions Exhibition opens...Dams and lakes in Pyawbwe at the service of local farmers...Campaigns against epidemics going well in Yangon Div...Supreme Court confirms judgement and decree of Yangon Division Court, rejects appeals of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Daw Khin Khin Win, Ma Win Ma Ma (a) Ange Lay...Prime Minister visits Myitson Hydropower Project - Plans under way to run express train on Myitkyina-Mandalay railway..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Fullmoon Day of Taboung, day of religious significance"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 February 2010
Date of publication: 26 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Upper Thanlwin (Kunlong) Hydropower Project gets green light...Ministry of Culture measures artistic influence...University students ready for first aids...New products of Rinnai Gas Cookers launched...Thakayta gets township Music Asiayon...Memorandum of Agreement on implementation of Upper Thanlwin (Kunlong) Hydropower Project inked...YCDC brings vision to eye patients...Industry-2 highlights enhancement of heavy industries...A doctor in every home...D-G’s tour provides focus for educational guidance...Attention judokas!...Hlawga Park to be kept open..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Ensure stability and peace for regional development"..... ARTICLES: "Sand Pagoda Festival of Tabaung" Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt..."Garden of a great gardener Article & Photos: Pe Tun Zaw (Yesagyo)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 February 2010
Date of publication: 24 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar citizen must be for his own country and must not be sycophant and stooge of any alien nation in disguise of Myanmar - Government working for smooth transportation in Katha-Bhamo region...Energy Minister receives Kuwaiti guests...Township officers provided with bird flu control knowledge...60 trainees receive local, int’l flooring skills...Gusto’s answer for information management...UMFCCI explains business opportunities for Japanese...Mawlamyine MMA members meet...YCDC works for sufficient drinking water in Bahan...YCH well equipped by i Love Myanmar...Nay Pyi Taw Brick Factory takes shape...Myanmar engineers complete oil exploration training of Petronas...Cargo boat capsizes in Chaungzon Tsp...Man loses 4 children in house fire...16 more NLD members of States and Divisions resign - They accept State’s seven-step Road Map to participate in genuine national politics...Secretary-1 and wife attend reception to mark Russian Armed Forces Day..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for speedy rural development"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 February 2010
Date of publication: 23 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Brunei King...Prime Minister sends message of felicitations to Brunei King...Yeywa Hydropower Station will be in service soon - PM visits Yeywa Hydropower Project...Industry-1 eyes manufacturing quality products...FM felicitates Brunei counterpart...Prize presentation timetable changes...Courts meet to seek work improvement...Free eye care going on well in Thaton of Mon State...Kungyangon natives praise elders...2nd coordination meeting of Attorney-General’s Office held...Winners of 5th Thuta Sweson Literary Award announced...UMFCCI sees greater involvement in GMS...Waterway closed for installation of power grid across Chindwin River...Roads upgraded in three townships...Border youths receive engineering, financial skills...Htantabin gets more infrastructures...Three hospital exam centres for matriculation students..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend railroad networks for trade and transport development"..... ARTICLE: "Aung Thabye Modern Cinema: a new relaxation facility for Nay Pyi Taw dwellers" Article: Win Kyaw; Photos: Khin Maung Win (Kyemon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 February 2010
Date of publication: 22 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Better transportation means positive signs in economy and socio-economic life of nation - MR to link Mandalay and Bhamo...Pipeline to polish Myanmar property...Consumer electronics on sale at G-STAR...Bogale Township Association (Yangon) to hold AGM...Earthquake Report...Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Pinlaung Road sets sight on express service...Objectives of 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day...Myanmar, Indonesian entrepreneurs to meet...Myanmar Dental Association to give talks on 25 Feb...Prize presentation timetable changes...An Airport, better civil aviation facility for Rakhine State...More schools for disabled youths...Offshore gas to Yangon for domestic use...Mandalarians in Yangon to meet on 6 March...Opening of tarred street honours 63rd Union Day... "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost tea cultivation"..... ARTICLE: "Fire is a good servant but a bad master" Byline: Maung Maung Htwe (MNA) Photos: Tha Nyan (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 February 2010
Date of publication: 21 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Fourth Meeting of State Central Working Committee of the Sangha concludes successfully...Prime Minister calls for turning out well-qualified mechanical and technical human resources - Prime Minister General Thein Sein on inspection tour of cement plants, factories in Thagara Industrial Region...MPF produces anti-rabies, anti-venom vaccines...Date for furniture design contest extend up to 18 April...Golf tourney for medical professionals...Apollo Gleleaglel Hospitals (India) meets Press...Good news for computer crazy: KMD opens new branch...Self-reliant libraries in Mingaladon, Hlegu Tsps broader people’s horizon...Homeless, orphans receive good care in Wanetchaung...Want to learn wireless and mobile computing?...Mya Yadana, Pale (3) to enjoy adequate potable water soon...Educative talks on traffic rules at Mawlamyine...Seafarers to meet at dinner...Beans and Pulses merchants get funds...Minister emphasizes taking fire preventive measures...Myanmar cruise into semifinal of Challenge Cup...Winners of Pakokku U Ohn Pe literary awards-2009 announced...New influenza A (H1N1) reminder..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Keep urban areas neat and tidy"..... ARTICLE: "Kinmuntaung Dam contributes to meeting target of one million acres of monsoon paddy in Magway Division" Byline & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 February 2010
Date of publication: 20 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Venerable Sayadaws meet in fourth meeting of 6th State Central Working Committee...Prime Minister General Thein Sein receives ROK Ambassador...Yangon command commander focuses on smooth and secure transport...Myanmar, Nepal to enhance mutual cooperation...Myanmar Open Tennis Tournament 2010 concludes...Manuscripts invited to WHD commemorative magazine...F&R officers in practice of spoken English...Minister inspects main factory, training school in Pyinmana...Awareness raising workshop for phase-out of Ozone depleting substances held...Hugo paints available in market...Innocent civilians wounded in KNU-planted mine blasts in Htantabin, Kyaukkyi, Kawkaraik Townships...Get-together for E-major graduates...UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights concludes visit...Delta shaping road network...Dy Township Judges urged to maintain dignity of court...Who won Pakokku U Ohn Pe Library Book Award?...Infrastructural development enhances Kengtung’s fire fighting capability...Education Minister inspects schools in Nay Pyi Taw...Myanmar, Laos to uplift sports standards...Pakokku U Ohn Pe Scholarship Award winners come out...AFC CHALLENGE CUP 2010: Myanmar sees glittering future in Challenge Cup...Yangon South District grasps development...Health Ministry urges people to follow advice on A(H1N1)...Students may take out identity cards for matriculation exam..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Smooth transport, a driving force behind regional development"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 February 2010
Date of publication: 19 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Mongnai-Kengtung railroad project — govt makes impossible dream come true for brethren in eastern Shan State...Ways and means sought to prevent against recruitment of minors...New fire station, staff quarters to emerge in Shan State (North)...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Works for greening of Magway, Mandalay Divisions in progress...Thongwa Association to hold AGM...Talks on C#.NET on 20 Feb...Commander’s visit to tea nursery, summer paddy plantation...Water, Water everywhere in arid zone...Labutta establishes buffalo farm...Repaved roads emerge one after another in Tamway...Leadership and Management for Medical Professionals on 22 Feb...MTEA to organize AGM...New concrete roads inaugurated in Insein, Hline Townships...Dy Transport Minister receives Executive Director of Asia-Europe Foundation...Cash donations for annual meeting of MWAF...Basic Tailoring Course on 1 March...Gyaing (Kawkareik) River crossing Pontoon Bridge put into service...Deputy Minister undertakes religious affairs in Chin State...Patients with A/H1N1 given systematic medical treatment...Yangon Division preserves traditional cane-ball sport..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Myanmar, land of tourist destination"..... ARTICLES: "Yesagyo to produce abundant cold season crops soon" Article & Photos: Pe Tun Zaw (Yesagyo)..."Seeing is believing: Go Muse" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 February 2010
Date of publication: 18 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Mongyawng, Tachilek, Mongphyat dwellers enjoying peace and prosperity...MPF members urged to uplift dignity of force...Public Works link Bokpyin and Kawthoung...Buy hearing-aids at AUTRON...Myanmar wins Award of Excellence...Outbreaks of fire in Bhamo and Kyaukpadaung Townships...Mine blasts injure nine in Laukkai...Health staff urged for greater coordination in medical treatment...Breeders alerted to bird flu...Minister inspects upgrading of Meiktila-Kalaw-Taunggyi road...Forests, plantations help conserve environment of Magway Division...Talks on Software Development Experience in UK on 21 Feb...Share holders of MIT Corporation invited for AGM...Gunny factory beefs up production...Agreement of Consulting Services for Shweli (3) signed...Eco graduates (1994-1995) to hold respectpaying ceremony, dinner...Four wounded by blast in Panglong...Myanmar rout Sri Lanka 4-0 in Challenge Cup...Untimely rain reported..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Lend a helping hand to government to wipe out narcotic drugs"..... ARTICLES: "Kyaukme emerges as a symbol of dragon ball cultivation" Byline: Tin Htwe (MNA) Photos: Ko Htwe..."Thriving summer paddy — a joy of life for farmers in Waingmaw" Article: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Maung Pyone Myint (Bilu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 February 2010
Date of publication: 17 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee holds 10th meeting...Sluice gate helps develop farming in Htantabin Township...Tasks of Management Committee for organizing Union Day 2010 reviewed...Myanmar, Japan to cooperate in drive for agri development...Industry-1 eyes India for cooperation...Taninthayi Div trying its best in road construction...HGH staff urged to make accurate diagnosis...Htihlaingshin, Kyansitthar get into work...Staff provided with health care...Objectives of 65th Anniversary Armed Forces Day...MEB playing important role in State economy...YCDC builds new Hsinmalaik Market...Taungtha Township Association holds 26th AGM...205 drug-related cases exposed in January...Special Appellate Bench sits at Nay Pyi Taw Supreme Court...ASEAN delegates wave goodbye...Special Rapporteur’s Myanmar trip...Metmung, Monghkat and Mongyan of Shan State (East) on track to development..... "PERSPECTIVES":"Take part in the task of maintaining roads and bridges"..... ARTICLES: "Manaung ring road surrounding Megawady, Manaung Island" Byline and Photos: Tha Nyan (MNA)..."Phaunglaung Dam, new facility for irrigating farmlands in Nay Pyi Taw" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 February 2010
Date of publication: 16 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Chairman of the National Defence Commission of DPRK Mr. Kim Jong Il...Inter-university men’s football friendly tournament kicks off...Myanmar workers in Thailand to get legal status...ASEAN-COCI exposes traditional dance patterns...Waterway, aviation satisfying dwellers of Rakhine State...Energy minister calls for systematic privatization of fuel stations...Course on Prevention against Recruitment of Minors for Military Service conducted...Concordia to conduct Land Survey, Applied GPS & Google Earth Software Courses...Destruction of poppy plantations figures hits 12705.65 acres in Feb...Meeting of State Pariyatti Sasana University Administrative Central Committee held...Job opportunity for IT enthusiasts..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Take active part in New Influenza A (H1N1) preventive measures"..... ARTICLES: "New Kanbalu People’s Hospital (100-bed) providing effective health care to residents" Article: Yan Gyi Aung; Photos: Myanma Alin & Kyaw Zeya (MNA)..."Yesagyo-Tamadan embankment to supply sufficient irrigation water" Article: Kyaw Sein; Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 February 2010
Date of publication: 15 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Serbian President...Prime Minister General Thein Sein sends message of felicitations to Serbian counterpart...Lt-Gen Tin Aye attends birthday ceremony of National Defence Commission Chairman Mr. Kim Jong Il of DPRK...Emphasis placed on boosting forest products...Foreign Minister felicitates Serbian counterpart...Dy Minister inspects fire stations, departments...Japan donates hospital equipment to Jivitadana Hospital (Mandalay)...Commander, mayor attend opening of tarred roads...Dances of brethren at Open Air Theatre...Hinthada Association at new building...Priority given to construction of bridges...Offshore natural gas to satisfy domestic demand...Botanists pay respects to faculty members..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Fire—good servant but bad master"..... ARTICLES: "Sittway Township DAC striving for regional development" Article & Photos: Reporter Singu Soe Win..."Today’s vehicles and motorways in Myanmar" (14) Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Ministry of Construction
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 February 2010
Date of publication: 14 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Railroad, road projects ongoing for smooth transport in Bago Division...MoU on implementation of coal-fired Thermal power plant (Yangon) signed...Myanmar to beef up control of malaria, TB, HIV/AIDS...Want to be a JAVA programmer?...EP-1, YUPD ink Supplementary Agreement for Shweli-1...Commander and ministers visit 2nd horticultural exhibition...63rd Anniversary Union Day observed in Laukkai...Armanthit Trawlergyi on sale...Barrister U Nat Kyaw and selected short stories comes out...236th bridge in the nation on Mandalay-Sagaing- Shwebo-Myitkyina road put into use...New Influenza A (H1N1) cases reported - Public urged to cooperate with Ministry of Health to control virus..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Try to open more importsubstitute product factories"..... ARTICLES: "Today’s vehicles and motorways in Myanmar" (13) Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Ministry of Construction..."Which way, KNU?" Saw Po Si
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar 13 February 2010
Date of publication: 13 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Members of parliaments, who the voters think will be capable of generating a prosperous future for the nation, will be elected by ballot - National races have showed their massive support for the State Constitution of the Union of Myanmar to build a new nation. Now, according to the State’s seven-step Road Map, a free and fair election will take place soon. That means national people will have the rights to elect representatives, and stand for election. So, members of parliaments, who the voters think will be capable of generating a prosperous future for the nation, will be elected by ballot. - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the message sent on the occasion of the 63rd Anniversary Union Day...Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing host Union Day commemorative reception and dinner...Industry-1 to cooperate with Indian company...Timber extraction operates wood-based industry...Priority given to health care in Shan State (North)...Talks on traffic rules given...Yangon observes ceremony to mark 63rd Anniversary Union Day...More patients with A/H1N1 found - Collaborative efforts for control of virus in progress...ASEAN emphasizes preservation of cultural dances...Information Minister receives Vice-Chairman and party of THAICOM Public Company Limited...First Seminar on GI Tract & Liver Disease on 27-28 Feb...Want to buy vehicle tracking devices?...Thingangyun Market engulfed in flames...Traffic rules put in place in Mon State...Diploma Courses on Marketing, Management, Accounting and Administration on 3 March...Nay Pyi Taw observes 63rd Anniversary Union Day..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for boosting production of import-substitute items"..... ARTICLES: Honouring the 63rd Anniversary Union Day - "Inseparable national races and the future of the Union" Si Thu Aung..."Developing Shan State in the Union with songs of peace in the air" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon).....POEM: "Garden of the Union": ["Born in the Union the national brethren Of the same race they are Sincerity and amity they have With same vision and goal Ever united and never divided Joining hands in this land Always united they are..."].....CARTOON: "Although residing in the same nation, national brethren remained distant in the past due to natural barriers such as rivers, creeks and hills. After building bridges spanning rivers and roads passing hills, all the national brethren now get closer and consolidated."
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 February 2010
Date of publication: 12 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Various national races have shared joys and sorrows - Living together across the Union of Myanmar as well as in each and every part of the nation, various national races have possessed a common socio-economic life and shared joys and sorrows throughout the history. - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the message sent on the occasion of the 59th Anniversary Union Day)...Today, people working together with true patriotism to shape the Union of Myanmar into peaceful, modern and developed nation - National races have showed their massive support for the State Constitution to build a new nation...Online networking system and FTTH demonstrated...MYANMAR GAZETTE...Myanmar, Sudan cement bilateral cooperation...Sony Alpha Camera reaches Myanmar...Newly opened ring road to improve Manaung Island...Myanmar medical team achieves success in fixing severed thumb with toe...Corrigendum...Landmarks Gardens to help national people hand down strong Union Spirit to new generations - National Landmarks Garden (Nay Pyi Taw) inaugurated...547 Trading & Associate Companies launch special sales..... "PERSPECTIVES": "To achieve the Union’s goal with harmonious efforts"..... ARTICLES: Honouring the 63rd Anniversary Union Day: "Only with consolidated national unity, can the nation stand tall in global community" Hlaing Aung..."Signs of rapid development in Nay Pyi Taw" Hlaing Bwa (Parami).....POEM: "Home" - "A home should Have the parents Acting as the vanguard Only then will it have The self-respect it requires...".....CARTOON: "For man" "Even the creatures like ants and bees are united in collecting food and defending themselves against the enemies..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 February 2010
Date of publication: 11 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: To preserve national solidarity with Union Spirit - The entire national people are duty-bound to preserve the alreadyachieved national solidarity with Union Spirit so that the Union of Myanmar will be able to stand tall as long as the world exists. - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the message sent on the occasion of the 60th Anniversary Union Day)...Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Iranian President...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of felicitations to Iranian First Vice-President...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives new Military Attaché of Lao PDR...Basic English Course for Officers concludes...FM felicitates Iranian counterpart...Myanmar, Bangladesh to boost trading of agricultural produce...Nibban dealers enjoy night together...Myanmar prepares compilation of Human Rights Report [N.B. Corrigendum of 12 February stating that the report is to the Human Rights Council rather than the Security Council -OBL]...Mandalay Division emerge champion in ISD Football Tournament...Collegians show off brilliant tennis skills...Innocent people wounded in mine blasts in Thandaung and Mone...MRTV to telecast Union Day Ceremony live...Significant Booths of National Landmarks Garden (Nay Pyi Taw)...Trial programmes of MRTV-3 begin today...Nay Pyi Taw Myanma Radio to extend national race programmes...Four villagers taken hostages by KNU for extortion...Prime Minister General Thein Sein stresses the need to operate machines at full capacity for meeting target - No. 2 Tyre and Rubber Product Factory (Bilin) inaugurated in Bilin Township..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Our Union, home to all national races"..... ARTICLES: Hailing the 63rd Anniversary Union Day" "Consolidated unity at core of building new nation" Ko Thayar..."National Landmarks Garden (Nay Pyi Taw) depicts national unity" Article: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon).....POEM: "Panglong" - "The seeds of Panglong" * 'On that misty day of the past In a little town called “Panglong” All hands joined together in unity With overwhelming courage and zeal A clarion call with vigour and awareness...'.....CARTOON - "National interests":
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 February 2010
Date of publication: 10 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: "PERSPECTIVES": " ARTICLES:
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 February 2010
Date of publication: 09 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: "PERSPECTIVES": " ARTICLES:
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar 8 February 2010
Date of publication: 08 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: "PERSPECTIVES": " ARTICLES:
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 February 2010
Date of publication: 07 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Developing in Unity: "Our national races have lived as a nuclear family, going through all the adversity and prosperity. With these fine traditions and high cultural standard, they consolidated themselves as a people in the simple and single term “Myanmar”." - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the message sent on the occasion of 58th Anniversary Union Day)...Secretary-1 and wife attend Myanma Motion Picture Outstanding Award (Academy) presentation ceremony for 2008 - All parties, politicians and general people will have to act by serving national interest although they may have different ideologies - Choose persons and organizations worthy of trust for peace, stability and progress of the future based on past lessons and present sizable peace, stability and development...Special refresher course No. 16 for faculty members concludes...Tamway BEHS No. 1 to pay MNA respects to old teachers...Dy Construction Minister supervises Pathein-Monywa Road...World Leprosy Day observed..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extensively grow tea and perennial crops for regional development"..... ARTICLES: Hailing the 63rd Anniversary Union Day: "Peace and stability in the Union leads to all-round development of Zwegabin Land" Article: Maung Maung Htwe (MNA); Photos: Tha Nyan (MNA)..."New nation of national races with consolidated unity" Kyaw Min Khaung.....POEM: "Lest we foret Union Day": ["In the cold season mist Scenic was the Panglong * Agenda was Myanmar future A desire for Independence * Kith and kin Meeting in amity * Descendents of same family..."].....CARTOON: "Words of strangers and blood kin" ["...In emergency, only the blood kin are reliable..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 February 2010
Date of publication: 06 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: The Most Basic Requirement: "Union Spirit lies at the centre of ensuring perpetuation of the sovereignty. It is, therefore, mandatory for us to firmly cultivate a strong sense of Union Spirit wherever we live in the Union. We are also to be convinced of the point that Union Spirit is exactly true patriotic spirit and we are all duty-bound to preserve it forever." - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From message sent on the occasion of 62nd Anniversary Union Day)...Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria...Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Republic of Poland...Lt-Gen Myint Swe of Ministry of Defence visits Housing & Building-2010...Workshop on National Clearing House Mechanism and Gap Analysis for Terrestrial Protected Areas commences...Sosuco tiles displayed at Housing & Building-2010...Four patients found with A/H1N1 Effective measures taken to control virus...Deputy Construction Minister inspects unloading of iron frames...TMW opens booth at Housing & Building-2010...Government has been carrying out tasks for better road transportation in Chin State - Administrative body, officials urged to strive for prevalence of law and order to bring about peaceful livelihood of Sagaing Division dwellers - Prime Minister General Thein Sein tours townships of Chin State, Sagaing Division...Chin State is strategic for border security and commercial sectors - Prime Minister attends opening of 200-bed main medical ward of Chin State People’s Hospital in Haka..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Union of Myanmar of various national races"..... ARTICLES: "Story-telling foreign radio stations" (3) The Dabwint ["...It is crystal clear that foreign media and their stooges at home made false and fabricated news with the intention of hindering the development and stability, destroying the cooperation of the government, the people and the Tatmadaw, damaging the implementation of the sevenstep Road Map of the State and hindering the 2010 election deviating from the way of transition to democracy..."]...Hailing the 63rd Anniversary Union Day: "All-round development of Kayah State with prevailing peace and stability in the time of Tatmadaw Government" Article: Maung Chit Pe..."Panglong Conference, National Convention, and historical background of the Union" An Observer ["...In consistence with the State’s seven-step Road Map laid down in 2003, the National Convention was continued with great tenacity. As a result, fundamental principles and detailed basic principles could be laid down for the emergence of an enduring State constitution. The principles the National Convention adopted through discussions in accord with the objective conditions reflected Union Spirit, Union desire and Union goal conceived by the Panglong Conference..."] .....POEM: "Our Union": "The Union of ours Founded by kith and kin United and consolidated it is Shan, Kayah, Chin, Kachin Rakhine, Kayin, Mon, Bamar Together they are Hands joining with amity All through the thousand-year-old history In weal or woe Striving in harmony...".....CARTOON: "Nationalism"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 February 2010
Date of publication: 05 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: An auspicious and historic day “Union Day” is an auspicious and historic day, on which the Union of Myanmar, through the might of unity of national people, managed to throw off the yoke of servitude under the colonialists who enslaved the nation for more than one hundred years, and the nation became an independent and sovereign nation again. Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the message sent on the occasion of the 59th Anniversary Union Day)...Chin State dwellers urged to forge Union spirit as Chin State is part of the Union - Prime Minister General Thein Sein on inspection tour of Kanpetlet, Mindat, Matupi and Haka...Industry-2 Minister receives Deputy Minister at Prime Minister’s Office of ROK...Minister inspects construction works in Pyapon Township...Energy Minister’s Cup Volleyball Tournament kicks off...Thandwe District Association to hold AGM...Micro Computer distributes laptops with Myanmar alphabets...Minister receives Chinese Economic and Commercial Counsellor...Village BEMS gets new building in Dedaye Township...Training Course on Prevention against Recruitment of Minors concludes...MWJA receives cash donation...Academy award presentation ceremony to be broadcast live...Significant night temperatures (4-2-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Turn out mechanical experts and set up modern industrial businesses"..... ARTICLES: Hailing the 63rd Anniversary Union Day: "The long-established unity of the people of Union" Kyaw Zin (Sarnezin)..."Developing Kachin State with peace, unity and pleasantness" Article & Photos:Tin Htwe (MNA)..."Story-telling foreign radio stations" (2) The Dabwint ["...Since 1988, such story-telling foreign radio stations as BBC, VOA, RFA and DVB have manufactured fabrications one after another with the intention of causing wholesale death and destruction to the nation and the people. They cling on to their subversive plots, airing distorted news, news based on rumours, and invented news stories day in, day out. In fact, Western neo-colonialists heavily aid and abet those radio stations and give directions to absconders, perpetrators and axe-handles from their targeted countries to harm their mother countries concerned, calling them as democracy activists..."]..... POEM: "Towards the new golden age" ["In harmony and unison Brethren of the nation Union of Myanmar they built * Amity forever Living on this land Since time immemorial Any place in Myanmar they settled Riding the same boat towards same destination..."]...CARTOON: ["All the national brethren have resided in the Union of Myanmar since time immemorial, much like the eggs and the nest intact..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 February 2010
Date of publication: 04 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Sri Lankan President...Prime Minister General Thein Sein sends message of felicitations to Sri Lankan counterpart...Minister visits cotton purchasing depots...Foreign Affairs Minister felicitates Sri Lankan counterpart...IEM Co opens show room...Photo Contest to commemorate Ngwehsaung Beach 10th Anniversary...Workshop on Review of Forest Management Project held...Those from US and British embassies visited NLD (HQ) 34 times in January...Nippon Noodle Factory opened...KSS special menu 2010 introduced...Significant night temperatures (3-2-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "The longest bridge on Ayeyawady"..... ARTICLES: "Chaungmange Dam benefiting local farmers in Nay Pyi Taw Lewe Township" Article & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)..."Story-telling foreign radio stations" (1) The Dabwint ["...Now, internal axe-handles and certain foreign radio stations are trying to hinder the 2010 election. It has become clear that they are speeding up their efforts to disrupt the important turning point of the nation and the people. Only if they can disrupt the election will it be possible for them to keep their hopes alive..."]..."Toddy palm, a gift to arid regions in Myanmar" Byline & Photo: Win Hlaing Oo (MPCE)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (1.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 February 2010
Date of publication: 03 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein looks into progress of Ayeyawady Bridge (Pakokku) construction project, stresses the need of completing project on schedule and making arrangements for timely arrival of construction materials...Industry-1 Minister visits Win Thuza Shops, Vest Factory...Myanmar participates in Second East Asia Ministerial Conference on Sanitation and Hygiene...Talk "How Countries Democratize" on 6 Feb...Manuscripts invited to magazine to mark World Health Day...Contributors to Arts Show and Book Fair honoured...Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Volleyball Tourney concludes...Entries invited to UMFCCI Training Institute Logo Contest...Khin Maung Nyo (Economics) to give talks at MFF...Significant night temperatures (2-2-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Dams that contribute to greening of environment"..... ARTICLES: "Kengtung, city of eastern Shan State with all-round development" Article: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)..."Meiktila benefiting greatly from urbanization projects" Byline & Photos: Ko Tin Hlaing (Meiktila)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 February 2010
Date of publication: 02 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander, Minister inspect progress of Dawei-Myeik railroad...Air Bagan Myanmar Masters 2010 golf tourney winds up with prize presentation ceremony...Book for Sarpay Beikman Book Association distributed...Energy Minister inspects Mottama Offshore Oilfield...63rd Anniversary Union Day Objectives...Religious titles to be conferred...Military Attachés, family members tour Kawthoung, Myeik..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work hard together for improvement of Myanmar film industry"..... ARTICLES: "Yazudaing Bridge No. 2, a drive for development of Mawlamyinegyun" Article & Photos: Mawgyun Myint Aung..."Waingmaw on track for greater development" Byline: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Maung Pyone Myint (Balu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar..
Format/size: pdf (4.7K)
Date of entry/update: 02 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 February 2010
Date of publication: 01 February 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San pay respects to Maha Bawdhitahtaung Laykyunsekkya Standing Buddha Image, Thanbuddhe Pagoda in Monywa...CPT Minister inspects communications facilities...F&R Minister meets officials of the ministry...Mr and Miss Myanmars emerge for 2010...Air Bagan Myanmar Masters 2010 Golf Tourney continues...U Thu Kha's centenary birth marked...Religious Affairs Minister inspects plantations...Easy access from one place to another may bring about higher socio-economic status and broaden horizons of national races - Vice-Senior General Maung Aye inspects alignment for Ayeyawady Bridge (Singu-Kyaukmyaung)..... "PERSPECTIVES"Try to improve regional economy by boosting agricultural produce"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 February 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 January 2010
Date of publication: 31 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San attend 10th Buddha Pujaniya Festival, rice offering ceremony of Maha Shwesigyi Pagoda in Kanbalu...Information and Public Relations Department marks 19th founding anniversary...Air Bagan Myanmar Masters-2010 golf tournament continues...Lt-Gen Tin Aye attends Shwehtitaw hoisting ceremony of Shwesigon Pagoda...UMFCCI officials leave for Japan...H&T Ministry conducts Basic Computer Course...Prize awarding ceremony of Rakhine Thahaya Association (Yangon) and Rakhine Women Association (Yangon) on 6 March...MGMI organizes Industrial Products Show...MWJA opens Writing Method Course No. 1/2010...CEC members of MWJA meets...Lt-Gen Myint Swe of Ministry of Defence attends opening ceremony of 10th annual general meeting of MLBF...Commander inspects regional development tasks in Cocogyun..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Follow rules, regulations and restrictions on fire preventive measures"..... ARTICLE: "Yesagyo enjoying development with concerted efforts of local people" Article & Photos: Pe Tun Zaw (Yesagyo)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 January 2010
Date of publication: 30 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, wife Daw Mya Mya San attend inauguration of Kanbalu People’s Hospital (100-bed)...Chinese Ambassador calls on Information Minister...National Workshop on Climate Change Law and Policy opened...MRCS donates fishing gear in Kyaiklat...Myanmar Medical Research Conference concludes...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye on inspection tour of Kyunhla..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preserve and maintain ancient cultural heritage"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 January 2010
Date of publication: 29 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Yangon Division Industrial Zones Management Committee meets...MR in Pathein links railway station with universities...EP-1 Minister receives Chinese guests...Housing & Building 2010 on 5-8 February...Foreign heads of State/Government send felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe...Indonesian Vice-President sends felicitations to Vice-Senior General Maung Aye...Foreign heads of State/Government send felicitations to Myanmar Prime Minister...Myanmar Health Research Conference (2009) continues...Significant night temperatures (28-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Maintain tube wells and use water beneficially"..... ARTICLES: "Kyaukhtu in Yaw Region has been easily accessible by all transport means" Byline & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)...Anawrahta Bridge spanning Ayeyawady River contributes toward regional progress Article & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Tabodwe, the month of Bonfire Festival" Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 January 2010
Date of publication: 28 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends opening of 30th Conference of MDA, 11th Joint Meeting of MDA and IDF...MYANMAR GAZETTE...U Than Swe accredited to Cuba...A primate fossil canine tooth found at Paukkhaung Kyitchaung-2 (PK-2)...6th AGM of Myanmar Geo-Science Society held...Automotive refinish entrepreneurs to enjoy Thai performance...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing inspects maintenance of Lashio-Theinni-Kunlon-Chinshwehaw road...Evil plots to hinder, jeopardize peace, stability and development of the nation, democratization process implemented in accord with seven-step Road Map and task of holding 2010 election exposed and saboteurs arrested - Serious and terrible collateral damage can be prevented thanks to public participation - Ministry of Home Affairs issues news release..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for durability of libraries"..... ARTICLE: "The largest integrated farm in Myanmar" Byline: Maung Maung Myint Swe; Photos: Lay Nwe (Mingaladon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 January 2010
Date of publication: 27 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 and wife attend reception to mark 61st Anniversary of Republic Day of India...Development undertakings in Laukkai, Hopang townships in full swing...Medical equipment and medicines on display at Myanmar Medical Conference...ELE products to be on sale at CONCORDIA Show Rooms...Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends Myanmar Fine Arts and Sculpture Exhibition...Myanma Port Authority inspected...Two blasts rock Kyaukkyi, no one hurt...Significant night temperatures (26-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Wipe the danger of narcotic drugs out"..... ARTICLES: "Lashio Wholesale Centre in Shan State (North)" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)..."May peace prevail everywhere" Mi Pyi Chit..."Scenes on progress of Hainggyikyun" Article & Photos: Ko Tin Hlaing (Meiktila)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: PDF (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 January 2010
Date of publication: 26 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Indian President...Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Australian Governor-General...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of felicitations to Indian Vice-President...Prime Minister General Thein Sein felicitates Indian counterpart...Prime Minister General Thein Sein sends message of felicitations to Australian counterpart...FM felicitates Australian counterpart...FM felicitates Indian counterpart...CLMV delegates concludes visit...Jewelry Trade Center (Yangon) opened...My Dream Home at Capital Hypermarket...Learned men taking part in successful realization of Ministry of Information’s objectives honoured...Kawthoung-Bokpyin-Myeik Road Section under construction...Fire engines, vehicles donated to Fire Services Department...Energy Minister inspects progress in laying 24-inch gas pipelines offshore...Seven Diamond Dragon Trading Co Ltd launches new products...Minister inspects construction of Yazudaing Bridge No (1)...Myanmar Health Research Conference (2009) begins...Inter-State/Division Men’s Football Tourney (Open) goes on...Significant night temperatures (25-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost national prestige, integrity through literature"..... ARTICLES: "Lahe Township witnessing signs of significant progress" Byline & Photos: Dedai(IPRD)..."Bawga Thiri express bus terminal in Nay Pyi Taw standing at core transport" Byline: Myint Maung Soe, Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 January 2010
Date of publication: 25 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Choose publications capable of equipping the people with right thoughts while striving for national development through literary might - Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends 4th Tun Foundation (2009) Literary Award presentation ceremony...Lt-Gen Tha Aye looks into developments in Momeik...UP 2 Industry Co Ltd introduces electric elevators...Air Bagan Myanmar Masters 2010 golf tourney to be held...Yangon Division sees 2056 village, 657 ward libraries...Culture related roundtable meeting of CLMV Ministers of Culture and Fine Arts held in Nay Pyi Taw...KNPP blasts pylon in Dimawhso Township...Lt-Gen Khin Zaw inspects culture of seaweed in Zadekgyi Island...Minister inspects upgrading 124-mile and 2-furlong long Pyay-Paukkaung-Toungoo road...Than-U-Chauk Dam inaugurated...Significant night temperatures (24-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Entire people responsible for environmental conservation"..... ARTICLES: "Kantdaunt Dam facilitating agricultural development" Article: Kyemon..."PyinOoLwin, lovely highland city of beautiful flowers" Byline & Photos: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 January 2010
Date of publication: 24 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein receives CLMV Ministers and senior officials...Lt-Gen Tha Aye looks into progress of Ayeyawady Bridge (Sinkhan), NgaO-Mabein Road...Contracts between MOGE and Malaysian, Singaporean companies signed...Clerical Supervision Course No.75 and Basic Clerical Course No. 131 conclude...Myanmar Printers and Publishers Association to work with all its might to promote interests of nation - Information Minister addresses the 18th plenary meeting of MPPA...Collective blood donation of Mittamon group...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing tours Tangyan, Mongyai, Lashio Tsps...Preliminary meeting of 6th Sports Minister’s Trophy Myanmar Traditional Chinlone Contest and 36th ISD Myanmar Traditional Chinlone held...Industry-2 Minister receives Chinese guests...Culture Minister hosts dinner to officials from CLMV... "PERSPECTIVES": "Build a new democratic nation through peace and stability"..... ARTICLES: "Cold season crops thriving in Pakhangyi region of Yesagyo Township" Article & Photos: Pe Tun Zaw (Yesagyo)..."We never accept any scheme to break up the Tatmadaw (2) Maung Hmat..."Thekkelkyin Dam in Seikpyu Township under construction to turn Pakokku District lush and green" Byline & Photo: Khin Maung Than (Sethmu)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 January 2010
Date of publication: 23 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Tha Aye inspects progress of Myitkyina- Sumprabum-Putao Road, construction of University of Computer Studies (Bhamo)...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing oversees development tasks in Mongshu and Tangyan Townships...Construction Minister receives President of China CAMC Engineering Group Co Ltd...Appointment of New Zealand Ambassador agreed on...Writer Susan Thein (Sagaing-Sein Sein) donates K 1m to MWJA...30th Myanmar Dental Medical Conference on 27 Jan...Culture Minister hosts dinner to CLMV officials...F&R Minister receives guests...Yadana Theinga Hotel opened in Nay Pyi Taw...Mayor inspects upgrading Laydauntkan Road in Thingangyun Tsp...Fighter crashes...A & I Minister receives country directors of WHH/GAA...Lt-Gen Khin Zaw of Ministry of Defence inspects development of Pearl Island region...Matriculation supplements for exam sitters..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Make earnest efforts for development of rural regions"..... ARTICLES: "Kadaik Dam bringing development to Mon State" Article: Tin Mar Win & Mya Kay Khine Soe; Photos: Myanma Alin..."We never accept any scheme to break up the Tatmadaw" (1) Maung Hmat ["...The skyful of lies of BBC is reported by BBC’s correspondent U Than in Sunkalaburi in Thailand. Meanwhile, the fabricated story attempting to divide and break up the Tatmadaw was posted in blogs and web-sites..."]..."Pulonetonetone, a pleasant seaside resort on southernmost tip of Myanmar" Byline & Photos: Laymyethna Than Oo (MNA), Photos: Bagyi Pyae Soe Tun (Kawthoung)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 January 2010
Date of publication: 22 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 receives Indian Deputy Minister of Home Affairs and party...Mines Ministry holds agreement signing ceremony for production of granite ...Health Minister addresses Nursing and Midwifery Educational Seminar...Bitdefender Antivirus 2010 appoints brand ambassador...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing on inspection tour of Hsipaw, Mongyai, Tangyan...Putao Township on edge of development...Contract signed between EP-1 and CNMEIEC...18th Defence Services Medical Seminar winds up...7th COMMIT Senior Officials Meeting concludes...CLMV Ministers, officials enjoys Ramayana Jataka in Mandalay...Significant night temperatures (21-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Gear up for better transport across the Union"..... ARTICLES: "Namna village being urbanized with peace and tranquility" Article: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)..."Kyaik Khame Yeylei Pagoda" Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt..."Ayadaw Tsp has its wish of adequate water supply fulfilled" Byline: Tin Than Win (IPRD); Photos: Nay Lin Aung (IPRD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 January 2010
Date of publication: 21 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: 56th Myanmar Medical Conference held...Lt-Gen Tha Aye visits Putao, Machanbaw Townships...EP-1 Minister receives Swiss guests...Health Minister receives UNICEF Resident Representative...Housing & Building 2010 on 5 Feb...Transport Dy Minister receives Indian guests...GMS region, not Safe Haven for human traffickers Senior Official Meeting for COMMIT commences in Bagan...Culture Minister hosts dinner to CLMV Ministers and officials in NyaungU...Wakema Tsp WJA elects new executives...Industry-1 Minister meets Indian guests...Construction Minister attends contract signing ceremonies..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Unity is strength of the Union"..... ARTICLES: "Yazudaing Bridge No. 1 and No. 2 contributing to development of Mawlamyinegyun" Byline: Tin Htwe (MNA), Photos: Maung Maung Than(MNA)..."Mya Kan Tha Recreation Park in Pakokku" Byline & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 January 2010
Date of publication: 20 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: 63rd Anniversary Union Day to be celebrated on a grand scale...63rd Anniversary Union Day Objectives...Foreign Minister attends 4th FEALAC Foreign Ministers’ Meeting...2000-acre salt farm under reclamation in Kawa Tsp...Donation ceremony postponed to 24 Jan...Information Minister inspects self-reliant libraries, donates publications...Health Minister Dr Kyaw Myint meets liver donor and liver transplant patient...Labour Minister receives Executive Director of ILO...Culture related roundtable meeting on 23 Jan...Training Workshop on the Development of End-to End Tsunami SOPS...Lt-Gen Tha Aye of Ministry of Defence oversees development of Sadon Township...Adjutant-General Lt-Gen Thura Myint Aung addresses 18th Defence Services Medical Seminar...Htantabin Township, Yangon Division to grow summer paddy extensively...Prize presentation of Tun Foundation literary award-2009 on 24 Jan..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Build new roads and bridges for speedy regional development"..... ARTICLE: "Myanmar Maritime University turning out outstanding technocrats" Byline: Tin Mar Win & Aye Thanda Thein Photo: Myanma Alin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (9.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 January 2010
Date of publication: 19 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Tha Aye of Ministry of Defence attends inauguration of Nankwae Creek Bridge in Myitkyina...Refresher Course opened to issue Sa Ma Number...18th MMMC Pre-conference Laparoscopic Workshop held...Final match of Myanmar-Bangladesh volleyball friendly...Information Minister attends stake-driving ceremonies for self-reliant libraries, donates publications...Workshop on Capacity Enhancement of Myanmar Civil Service-2010 (Nay Pyi Taw) opened...Mandalay Mayor’s Cup Horticultural Show and Competitions on 12 Feb...Laywady Weaving Workshop open in Sittway...Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement opens Basic English Course...PBANRDA Dy Minister inspects development affairs tasks...Air Bagan Myanmar Masters on 28-31 Jan...Lt-Gen Khin Zaw of Ministry of Defence inspects upgrading of Hpa-an-Kawkareik-Myawady road section...Donations to self-reliant libraries invited..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work in concert to scale up post-literacy programmes"..... ARTICLES: "A discussion at new Yatanarpon ICT city in PyinOoLwin Township" Article & photos: Tin Htwe (MNA)..."Mindon Bridge (Yenatha) in service of rural people" Article: Tin Mar Win & Aye Thanda Thein; Photo: Myanma Alin
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (8.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 January 2010
Date of publication: 18 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Tha Aye of Ministry of Defence oversees development of Tanai, Phakant townships...PBANRDA discusses road construction tasks...Meeting on e-Banking transformation...New TOA Mandarin Duck paint on the market...Efforts to be made for ensuring durability and development of self-reliant village libraries meeting five-point set standards - Minister inspects Upper Myanmar Government Press (Mandalay), Mandalay Division IPRD...Foreign Affairs Minister attends ASEAN meetings in Vietnam, proceeds to Japan to attend 4th Foreign Ministers’ Meeting...Housing & Building 2010 exhibition from 5 to 8 Feb...KYOCERA digital multifunction copier introduced...Mon State holds School Family Day...PC and electronics on sale by installments...Hsipaw which is well worth a visit...Results of Tipitakadhara Selection Examination announced (continued from yesterday)...CPT Minister addresses work coord meeting...Significant night temperatures (17-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Encourage innovations for factories to run at full capacity"..... ARTICLE: "Local farmers reaping the benefits of Bawbin Dam" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Myo Min Thein (Mayangon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 January 2010
Date of publication: 17 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends opening of Research and Engineering Paper-reading Session, Process & Products Show of MES...Pasawng Township on track of development...Commander attends opening of new streets in Mawlamyine...Business Diploma Course (Marketing/Management) on 27 Jan...Bangladesh beat Myanmar in volleyball friendly...Kayan Township Association to hold prize-giving ceremony...Pyawbwe (Yanaung)-Ywataw Railroad Section commissioned...Pure detergent powder with softener on sale...47th Inter-State/Division Tennis Tournament kicks off...Earthquake report...Minister inspects information tasks in Gangaw Township...Profile of Tipitakakovida Title Recipient Ashin Abhijatabhivamsa...Results of 62nd Tipitakadhara Selection Examination announced..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Beef up trade cooperation"..... ARTICLES: "Ayethaya Vineyard, source of quality grapes" Byline: Kyaw Zeya Myint; Photos: Khin Maung Win (Kyemon)..."Labutta like a phoenix rising from the ashes" Byline & Photos: Ko Tin Hlaing (Meiktila)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 January 2010
Date of publication: 16 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein receives Vietnamese Vice-Ministers...Myanmar Maternal and Child Welfare Association (Central) gives medical equipment to Hospitals in Nay Pyi Taw...Appointment of Korean Ambassador agreed on...Get-together of MBA graduates on 23 January...Workshop on traffic rules educative illustrations held in Mawlamyine...25 Up-Nay Pyi Taw-Mandalay Express Train starts journey with air-conditioned coaches...SSMNC Meeting 15-16 Feb, SCWCS Meeting 18-20 Feb...Applied JAVA, J2EE courses to be opened...Lt-Gen Tha Aye of Ministry of Defence inspects development of Nanyun...Sports Minister’s Trophy and ISD Traditional Caneball Contests on 14 March...Myanmar-Vietnam Investment Seminar held...Myanmar-Bangladesh Volleyball Friendly continues...Relations Minister meets Daw Aung San Suu Kyi...Significant night temperature..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Build more dams and reservoirs to benefit agriculture"..... ARTICLES: "Chin State with thriving tea plantations" Byline: Myo Myint (MNA); Photos: Zaw Min Latt (MNA)..."Fruits of stability, driving force for progress of Mongteng village-tract" Byline & Photos: Reporter Maung Maung (Kyaukme)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 January 2010
Date of publication: 15 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe of Ministry of Defence inspects development tasks in Twantay Township...Minister Maj-Gen Khin Maung Myint receives Deputy General Manager of Yunnan Construction Engineering Group Co. Ltd...Myanmar Gazette...Cash assistances for war veterans...UMFCCI and YPCC meet...F&R Dy Minister receives Vietnamese guests...Bogale Township sees Food for Work programme...Deputy Minister receives Chairman Mr. Pham Ngoc Minh of Vietnamese Airlines...Foreign Affairs Dy Minister attends Fifth Round of Technical Level Talks on Delimitation of Maritime Boundary between Myanmar and Bangladesh...Some parts of Myanmar to see solar eclipse on 15 Jan...Significant night temperature (14-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Turn out qualified youth for building new nation"..... ARTICLES: "Budalin Intaw river water pumping stations contributing to agricultural development" Byline & Photos: Aung Than (Mingala Taungnyunt)..."Indaw Gyi Lake and Yeylai Pagoda" Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt..."Nweyit Village, a land of cauliflower" Byline: Pe Tun Zaw (Yezagyo); Photos: Khin Maung Win (Kyemon)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 January 2010
Date of publication: 14 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: New express train has four upper class coaches with air-conditioners and two ordinary class coaches - Prime Minister General Thein Sein inspects new express train to run on Nay Pyi Taw-Mandalay route of Myanma Railways...Twantay Township gets two new rural health centers...Mon Shine International Trading honours sale representatives...Computer Networking with CCNA course on 16 Jan...Transport Minister oversees upgrading of Dawei Airport, functions of Dawei Port...EP-2 Minister meets Chinese guests...3D Arts and Animations Introduction Course on 20 January...30th Myanmar Dental Association Conference from 27 to 30 Jan...Myanmar Rice Industry Association EC meeting held...Lt-Gen Tha Aye of Ministry of Defence attends opening of Lahe-Nanyun motor road...Labour Minister visits Labour Exchange Offices, Central Inland Freight Handling Committee in Mandalay...3rd respects paying ceremony of Nay Pyi Taw Thawuthti BEHS on 30 Jan...Man loses foot in mine blast...Trainees of B.Ed course on study tour...Fire drill held in Nay Pyi Taw Airport... "PERSPECTIVES": "Ayeyawady Division on the road to further economic development"..... ARTICLE: "Ayeyawady Bridge (Pakokku) to emerge as the longest of its kind in Myanmar" Byline: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Moe Myint Hlaing
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (8MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 January 2010
Date of publication: 13 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Tha Aye of Ministry of Defence tours Hkamti, Lahe townships...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing inspects extension of Pyinmana-Pinlaung road and construction of Lainli Bridge...Database Applications Developer Course in Jan last week...Lugyimin Mobile organizes lucky draw...Stake-driving ceremony of Nay Pyi Taw Zabu Thiri Sports Centre held...Commander inspects Hlinethaya-Dala-Twantay Road...Welcoming ceremony for B.Ed course No. 41 trainees held...CICS (Upper Myanmar) opens Special Refresher Course No (13) for Faculty Members...182 drug-related cases exposed in December, 2009...Myanmar-Bangladesh volleyball friendly...IBTC OPEN Golf Championship (Taunggyi) continues for third day...Insurgent group blasts pylon in Pekhon Tsp - Damaged tower under repair to resume power supply..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Make effective use of resources"..... ARTICLES: "Encouraging signs of development in agricultural sector" Byline & Photos: Ko Ko Oo..."A visit to developing Chipwe" Byline: Tin Htwe (MNA); Photos: Than Oo (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (7.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 January 2010
Date of publication: 12 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Effective use of manpower and heavy machinery required in order to complete the tasks in a timely manner - Prime Minister General Thein Sein inspects Pathein- Thalupkhwar-Mawtinsun Road Project, regional development tasks in Labutta Township...Commander attends opening of station hospital and tarred road...Foreign Affairs Minister back from India...AGM of Myanmar Geo-Science Society to be held on 23 Jan...Goal of building a new nation will be brought to fruition in the near future Special Refresher Course No (16) for Faculty Members opened...Bangladeshi Volleyball team arrives in Yangon...MCBA holds annual meeting...Prime Minister inspects Pathein (Begarat)-Einme section of Yangon-Pathein railroad project and construction of Ayeyawady Bridge (Nyaungdon)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Bridges for regional and national development"..... ARTICLE: "Third Traffic Rules Educative Show and Competition crowded with visitors" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Tin Soe
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (9.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 January 2010
Date of publication: 11 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Local people to maintain roads and bridges including Cyclone Shelters built by the State for their durability - Prime Minister General Thein Sein inspects progress of Yazudaing Bridge No. 1 in Mawlamyinegyun Township, disaster preparedness measures in Labutta Township...Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing inspects development tasks in southern Shan State...Global pure edible oil on display at Yangon Expo’ 2010...Myanmar-Bangladesh Volleyball Friendly on 12 Jan...Lt-Gen Tha Aye looks into construction tasks in Mandalay, Sagaing...UMFCCI officials meet Vietnamese delegation...Mandalay Mayor inspects development tasks in Nawnghkio Tsp...IBTC OPEN Golf Championship (Taunggyi) kicks off...Significant night temperature (10-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Irrigation water essential for boosting crop production"..... ARTICLE: "Young women of storm-hit areas have better future" Byline & Photos: Arkar Kyaw
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 January 2010
Date of publication: 10 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Ayeyawady Division will become most economically developed region in Myanmar - Yazudaing Bridge No (2) in Mawlamyinegyun Township put into commission...H&T Minister receives Israeli Ambassador...Mandalay Mayor oversees road construction...YIEPHS holds 12th prize presentation ceremony...Local people to grow beans and pulses suitable to region in addition to paddy, carry out agriculture and livestock breeding for extra income...Prime Minister inspects disaster preparedness measures in Dedaye, Pyapon, Bogale Townships, No. 5 Fertilizer Plant (Pathein) "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost production and export of beans and pulses"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (7.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 January 2010
Date of publication: 09 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Foreign Heads of State send felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe...Golf friendly to mark Independence Day held...MBA undergraduates, graduates to hold get-together...Foreign Heads of Government send messages of felicitations to Myanmar Prime Minister...YIEPHS holds annual meeting, prize presentation ceremony...EC of Myanmar Gold Entrepreneurs Association holds meeting...Geotechnical Engineering Course on 15 January...Commander Maj-Gen Wai Lwin visits Ngwechi-6 long staple cotton purchase centres...Commander attends opening ceremony of Yangon Expo' 2010...EP-1 Ministry, DUHD sign MoU on Hydropower projects...Special criminal appeal cases heard...Officials of MWEA leave for India...Significant night temperature (8-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Make earnest efforts to become military medical personnel with physical and mental strength"..... ARTICLES: "Socio-economic life of farmers in Danubyu Township improving" Byline & Photos: Tin Win Lay (Kyimyindine)..."Kyaik-hti-yoe, a pagoda on the hermit’s head" Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt..."Nay Pyi Taw Pobbathiri Township turns increasing attention to Ngwechi (6) long staple cotton" Byline: Nyi Nyi Tun (MNA); Photos: Htein Nan Naw (MNA)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 January 2010
Date of publication: 08 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Tatmadaw born to meet aspirations of nation and people - Role of medical science pivotal for physical prowess of Tatmadawmen...Third Traffic Rules Educative Show, Competitions and Prize Presentation Ceremony held in Nay Pyi Taw...4th Inter-School Senior Cricket Challenge Shield concludes...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye attends graduation dinner of 7th Intake of DSINPS...Energy Dy Minister inspects natural gas production...US Embassy staff visited NLD HQ 23 times in Dec 2009...Myanmar Health Research Conference (2009) on 25-29 Jan...Vice-Senior General Maung Aye addresses graduation parade of 7th Intake of DSINPS..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Build new railways to facilitate inter-region transport"..... ARTICLE: "What is KNU?" Saw Po Si ["...KNU, under the pretext of working for better future of Kayin race, clings on to atrocities inclusive of bomb attacks, massacres, armed robbery, collection of extortion money, and arson attacks..."]
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 January 2010
Date of publication: 07 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Min Aung Hlaing inspects maintenance of Meiktila-Thazi-Nantpantet-Kalaw-Taunggyi Road, durability of Pyay Nyaung bridge...Foreign Heads of State felicitate Senior General Than Shwe...MTEA office (Nay Pyi Taw) opened...Get-together of old medical students of IM-I on 9 Jan...Transport Minister meets Chairman of Tsuneishi-Azimuth Corporation Co. Ltd...U Than Swe accredited to the United Mexican States...Liver-transplant patient, liver donor on the mend...ROK offers scholarship for undergraduate students...Myanmar Book Centre’s Special Programme on 9-12 January...Myanmar Medical Conference on 20-26 Jan...Guide to basic writing of short story, poem and articles course on 30 January...Bawditahtaung Dam in Monywa Township inaugurated...Significant night temperature (6-1-2010)..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Serve interest of Myanmar literary world with utmost efforts"..... ARTICLES: "Ngalaikkantha Resort attracting attention from more vacationers" Byline: Myint Maung Soe; Photos: Tin Soe..."Traffic Rules Educative Show and Competition opened in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana" Byline: Myint Maung Soe, Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin)
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (9.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 January 2010
Date of publication: 06 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Make sustained efforts for ensuring perpetuity of the motherland - It is required of the entire national people to remain vigilant at all times against dangers posed by neocolonialists, and to make sustained efforts, putting the national policy in the fore and exerting patriotism for ensuring perpetuity of the motherland. Now, many projects are ongoing simultaneously for ensuring equitable development of all parts of the Union, and improving the living conditions of the people. Pursuing the national goal of building a peaceful, modern and developed nation with might and main is, in fact, laying substantial foundations for a prosperous future of the nation. Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (from the message sent on the occasion of 62nd Anniversary Independence Day)...Foreign Heads of State felicitates Senior General Than Shwe...Foreign Heads of Government send messages of felicitations to Myanmar Prime Minister...Japan Cup Judo Bout ends...Information Minister attends concluding ceremony of multiplier course No 1/2009 of IPRD...Apple Cosmetic and Topsyne Medicated Cream open Lucky Draw...3rd junior swimming contest of Denk Pharma Cup held...Signing ceremony between Ministry of Mines and DELCO held..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work together to constantly turn out students of high caliber"..... ARTICLES: Honouring the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day: "Emphasis placed on emergence of technocrat younger generations to be able to keep pace with international community MPT making endeavours to overcome challenges of IT Age" Byline: Win Naing...Honouring the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day: "Take strong resolution for perpetuity of independence" Khaing Thitsar (Psychology).....CARTOON; "Independence means ".....POEM: "The independence of Myanmar"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 January 2010
Date of publication: 05 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Entire people to make correct choices - The State’s seven-step Road Map designed for emergence of a peaceful, modern and developed nation is the sole process for transition to democracy. The programme is in the process of being implemented step by step. Now, the State constitution has been approved with massive support of the people. Plans are under way to hold elections in a systematic way this year. In that regard, the entire people have to make correct choices. Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (from the message sent on the occasion of 62nd Anniversary Independence Day)...Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing host reception and dinner to mark 62nd Anniversary Independence Day...Mr Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, sends message of felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe...Stakes driven for construction of Ayeyawady Bridge (Nyaungdon)...Talks on “Literature & Motion Pictures” on 7 Jan...Foreign Heads of State send felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe...Festivities held in commemoration of 62nd Anniversary Independence Day...Foreign Heads of Government send messages of felicitations to Myanmar Prime Minister...State Flag Hoisting and Saluting Ceremony held in Yangon...State Flag Hoisting and Saluting Ceremony held in Nay Pyi Taw...Images of ceremonies held to mark the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Harmoniously take part in pursuing national goal"..... ARTICLES: Honouring the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day: "Preserve heritage handed down by our ancestors" Maung Maung Moe Aung...Honouring the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day: "Media sector endeavouring utmost to enhance public knowledge Efforts aimed at extending global coverage of Myanmar media" Hlaing Bwa (Parami).....POEM: "The essence of heritage" ["Blood, sweat, lives Sacrificed our brethren Documented our noble history Country they freed from subjugation Unity and sincerity Independence, the essence..."].....CARTOON: "Only with peace and stability"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (7.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 January 2010
Date of publication: 04 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Entire national people to remain vigilant at all times against dangers posed by neo-colonialists - Pursuing national goal is, in fact, laying substantial foundations for a prosperous future of the nation.[The following is a translation of the message sent on the occasion of the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day by Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Senior General Than Shwe.]...State Peace and Development Council issues notifications to confer titles, medals...Religious titles conferred on Most Venerable Sayadaws, nuns, lay persons - Union of Myanmar State Peace and Development Council Notification No. 1/2010 5th Waning of Pyatho, 1371 M.E. (4th January 2010)...Dagon No. 1 BEHS holds school family day...Foreign Heads of State send felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe...Message of felicitations sent to Vice-Senior General Maung Aye...Foreign Heads of Government send messages of felicitations to Myanmar Prime Minister...Labour Ministry marks 62nd founding anniversary...Myanmar education promotion plans designed to bring about all-round students - Secretary-1 attends School Family Day for 2009-2010 Academic Year...Provision on honorary titles and honorary medals issued - It is no new provision, and honorary titles and honorary medals in Parliamentary Democracy Period reused in conformity with current period... "PERSPECTIVES": "Our country, our land, enjoying fruits of peace, stability and development"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 January 2010
Date of publication: 03 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lofty goal of the nation - The government, in pursuance of the lofty goal of building a peaceful, modern and developed democratic nation with flourishing discipline, is implementing the 24-special region development project, the border area development project and the rural development project it has laid down for community peace and the rule of law, constructing more and more economic infrastructures, development of human resources and ensuring equitable development of all parts of the nation. - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (from the message sent on the occasion of 61st Anniversary Independence Day) ...11th AGM of Myanmar Fisheries Federation held...A&I Minister attends work coord meeting for boosting agricultural products...State Flag saluting ceremony to be broadcast live...Minister Maj-Gen Thein Swe inspects Nay Pyi Taw International Airport construction project...New stamp to be issued to mark 62nd Anniversary Independence Day...Monywa-Bawditahtaung railroad section inaugurated..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Produce literary works serving national interest"..... ARTICLES: Hailing the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day: "Sufficient irrigation by dams, reservoirs shows signs of development of agricultural sector" Article : Zaw Moe Thauk...Hailing the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day: "Work in concert to achieve goal of building new nation" Yan Gyi Aung.....POEM: "Our independent country".....CARTOON: "The taste of Independence" U Ba Galay
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (8.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 January 2010
Date of publication: 02 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: National unity is the most essential requirement for the perpetuation of the sovereignty of the State which is resided by over one hundred national races. Although we have different faiths and traditions, all the nationalities are the citizens of the Union of Myanmar with the same characteristics such as kindness, helpfulness, patience, bravery, and patriotism. True patriotism means not to harbour narrow-minded nationalism, but to have the true patriotic spirit desirous of working together for the perpetuation, progress and prosperity of the nation. - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (from the address at the graduation parade of the 11th Intake of Defence Services Medical Academy)...Lt-Gen Myint Swe of Ministry of Defence attends meeting of Leading Committee for Cleaning and Upgrading Yangon...Dy Foreign Affairs Minister arrives back from Bangladesh...New diesel locomotive handed over...IAHVS graduates pay respects to old faculty members..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Actively participate with concerted efforts for development of nation"..... ARTICLES: Hailing the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day: "EP-2 Ministry endeavouring for soonest supply of newly generated power to entire nation" Article: Kayan Soe Myint; Photos: Electric Power -2...Hailing the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day: Safeguard independence and sovereignty through might of patriotism" Chit Naing (Psychology)..."Yanpe Dam supplying irrigation water to eastern Magway Division" Byline & Photos: Khin Maung Than (Sathmu).....POEM: "Victory flag flying high in sky".....CARTOON: "Towards perpetuation of Independence"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (8.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 January 2010


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 January 2010
Date of publication: 01 January 2010
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Danger of neo-colonialists - Today, neo-colonialists are practising various forms of neo-colonialism such as interfering in the internal affairs of other countries, putting pressure on and coercing other countries to serve as their minions, and resorting to all possible ways of forcing a government to serve as a puppet that will dance to their tune with the intention of harming the sovereignty of their targeted countries. - Senior General Than Shwe Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (From the message sent on the occasion of the 61st Anniversary Independence Day)...Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Cuban President...Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends opening of Multi-purpose Diesel Engine Factory, Hydropower Turbine and Generator Factory...Stakes driven for Emporium Hall in Nay Pyi Taw...MYANMAR GAZETTE...EP-1, Htoo Trading sign MoU to cooperate in hydropower projects...IBTC OPEN Golf Championship on 7-10 January...FM felicitates Cuban counterpart...Monthly talks for January 2010 of UMFCCI on 2 Jan...Information Minister hosts dinner in honour of literary award winners...Patriotic literati including monks help preserve and promote literary heritage SPECIAL FEATURES TO HAIL 62nd ANNIVERSARY INDEPENDENCE DAY Article Poem Cartoon Independence resolution: to have stronger sense of patriotism PAGES 6+7 MOE SWE AUNG (ENERGY) Myanmar, the Thaki race *From Bagan, Pinya Inwa, Toungoo, Nyaungyan also Till Konboung dynasty Lived the Thaki under own sovereignty - Secretary-1 attends ceremony to present literary awards to winners for 2008..... "PERSPECTIVES": "Continue marching towards a new nation"..... ARTICLE: Hailing the 62nd Anniversary Independence Day: "Independence resolution: to have stronger sense of patriotism" Moe Swe Aung (Energy).....POEM: "Myanmar, the Thaki race"
Language: English
Source/publisher: News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (8.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 January 2010