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Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 28 April, 2017
Date of publication: 28 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 27 April, 2017
Date of publication: 27 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 26 April, 2017
Date of publication: 26 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 25 April, 2017
Date of publication: 25 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 24 April, 2017
Date of publication: 24 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 23 April, 2017
Date of publication: 23 April 2017
Description/subject: EXECUTIVE:Gov’t to ease restrictions, rules to create loan opportunities for private sector.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:Gold supply exceeds demand in Yangon market...Onion price high in domestic market after Cyclone Maarutha...Vice President U Henry Van Thio tours Amsterdam water resources management center...Union Information m inister inspects mr TV retransmission station, I pr D offices and library in Chin State...Police arrests one more suspect in publisher murder case, recovered victim’s belongings ...All-weather roads for rural people by 2030...Holding of 4th a yeyawady literary festival discussed ...Manageable catfish businesses suspended in Yedashe ...Ygn-Mdy expressway accident kills one...Non-transparent contracts in Yangon Region to be reviewed .....EXTERNAL RELATIONS:National Security Advisor to Government visits China...Yangon authority to boost cooperation with international housing professionals...Border trade with China from Chinshwehaw gate decreases over $5 million...Georgians c aught w ith US$90,000 Of Stolen Cash...MR’s new locomotives to arrive on May Day...Khin Maung Myint...Tin Prices Start To Recover As Myanmar Shipments Fall...My...anmar U-19 loses to HAGL in 3 rd place of the 2017 U 19 Championship..... "OPINION":"The Education Triangle"-Dr. Nu Nu Win.....ARTICLES:"Kyauktwin Thuye: the Daredevil of the First Defile"-Khin Maung Myint
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 22 April, 2017
Date of publication: 22 April 2017
Description/subject: EXECUTIVE:World Bank loan for MFSD signed.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:Suspect in murder of publisher arrested...Thousands of pink colored drugs seized in Maungtaw...Third commemoration events for Hantharwady U Win Tin held...Suspect in murder of publisher arrested...Myanmar Forest Products e xhibition-2017 to be held in May...17 accidents, 4 deaths on Yangon- Mandalay Highway during Thingyan...Independent research town to build in Dagon ( e ast) township...s afe Houses to be opened in Yangon and Mandalay...I ce and yaba pills seized in Myeik...w orld Book Day on 25 a pril in British c ouncil library...e xpress bus crashes into bridge on expressway...New transformers installed in Mandalay District... EXTERNAL RELATIONS:Chief Scout of Myanmar Boy Scouts and a Scout Leader left for Indonesia to attend 9th APR Scout Leaders Summit...Children in Beijing for free cardiac surgery receive medical checkups...Vice President U Henry Van Thio meets with Netherlands Ministers...State Counsellor receives chairman of CITIC ...UN FAO supports flood-affected Magway...Minister of State for Foreign Affairs receives outgoing ROK Ambassador...Myanmar in same group with China in 2018 AFC U-19 Championship qualifier....."OPINION":"Global communities need to work together to fight global warming "-Aye Min Soe..... ARTICLES:"Petrified rocks should be protected"-Khin Maung Myin..."Trump may change rules allowing Myanmar terror victims to immigrate to United States"-Mica Rosenberg and Yeganeh Torbati
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 21 April, 2017
Date of publication: 21 April 2017
Description/subject: OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:Wind and hail headed for northern Myanmar...Wind and hail headed for northern Myanmar...Price of jade falls in Mandalay market post-Thingyan...Drugs seized in Kawthoung and s ittway...l andmine kills one, injures in Kachin s tate...More than 3200 a mphetamine pills seized in s ittway...a bout 3 million passengers expected to take circular train in Yangon in 2020 ...District-level tournaments of s han s tate c hief Minister’s Trophy to begin..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS:Import with ITCs at borders hits over Ks1 billion in first week of April...Export value up by over $130 million in current ...Bilateral trade with China hit US $9.4 billion before end of FY2016-17...Myanmar, Japan to boost collaboration on SME development...Vice President U Henry Van Thio tours r otterdam Port in the Netherlands...Deputy Speaker of a myotha Hluttaw meets with Secretary- g eneral of Liberal Democratic Party in Japan...M o I donates stationery to Tiddim and r eedhorda libraries...Myanmar Central Bank g overnor attends 13th a C g M and 3rd a FC g M meeting...U Myo Myint Than appointed as a mbassador to Kingdom of Thailand...PR ess R elease Diplomatic Relations established between the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and the Republic of the Marshall Islands...Poor results of Myanmar FCs; a bit hope for Yadanabon in AFC...Myanmar athletes participate in 2017 Singapore Championship...Myanmar U 19 misses final even wins HAGL with flying goals..... "OPINION":"Only we can choose our leader"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLES:"Rare Species —Ayeyawady Dolphins"-Maung Tha (Archaeology)
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 20 April, 2017
Date of publication: 20 April 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Seven more arrests, linked to huge 2016 drug bust...Seven more arrests, linked to huge 2016 drug bust...Thingyan crimes down in m onywa this year...Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker Mahn Win Khaing Than meets with Myawady residents...Housings for government employees to be constructed in regions and states...Mon s tate’s Thanphyuzayat Township needs water...Transport authorities prioritise railway project...Hteesekha w aterfall in l oikaw draws crowds...Yaba seized on l ashio-Mong Yaw road...s timulant pills seized in Kalaw Tsp...a D Van crashed into road-divider on Highway...Looking into the Progress of Social Affairs in One-Year Period...o ne l andmine Explodes in Mansi...o rganic markets to open in townships of Yangon...Rakhine traditional t hingyan festival in Maungtaw ends...a laungdaw Kathapa to be closed because of bad weather..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS:Murder suspect on the run...Briton suspected of killing compatriot in Yangon last year goes into hiding...Vice President U Henry Van Thio starts working visit to the Netherlands...Energy management courses to be provided free by experts..... "OPINION":"Make hay while the sun shines"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLES:"A Temporary Escape from the Hustle-bustle of City Life"-Dr. Saw Mra Aung..."20 April 2017 10 Natio N al l oilem paints itself a rosy picture"-Thae Naing Oo (Myanmarsar)
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 19 April, 2017
Date of publication: 19 April 2017
Description/subject: EXECUTIVE: resident U Htin Kyaw welcomes New Year with prayers, respect to the aged..... DOMESTIC NEWS:Nay p yi Taw doctors reattach hand severed at the wrist...President U Htin Kyaw welcomes New Year with prayers, respect to the aged...Earthquake damages pagoda in Talay...r FID system to be installed in licensed vehicles to spot illegal cars...Union m inister for Information visits public library in Kalay...Real estate development is 20% of Myanmar citizen investments...YSX not fully awakened after Thingyan holiday with low stock trading...Economic Scenario In One Year Together With The People...Villager injured by robbers...Fire destroys a house in Maungtaw...Stimulant pills seized in Kachin and Shan States.....EXTERNAL RELATIONS:U Hau Do Suan presents his credentials to United m exican States p resident...a ccused killer found in Scotland, still not arrested...FDI hit over US$70billion as of end of March; last FY saw over US$6,649mil...Thai-Myanmar border trade value up by nearly US$250million...Children to receive free surgery in China...Tourists enjoy visiting Innwa region...Myanmar U18 gets first win....."OPINION":"Only Peace is of Great Importance"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLES:"Earth Optimism: Helping Wild Elephants Where They Roam"
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (7.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 18 April, 2017
Date of publication: 18 April 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:p aritta Recitation Ceremony held at p residential p alace...Maarutha makes landfall, weakens...Today is the auspicious day, ending the 1378 ME & changing into the Myanmar New Year 1379 ME...Myanmar New Year Message of Greetings of Speaker of Pyithu Hluttaw U Win Myint...Myanmar New Year Message of Greetings of Speaker of the Amyotha Hluttaw Mahn Win Khaing Than...President U Htin Kyaw’s New Year Day Message of Greetings...Vice President U Myint Swe’s New Year Message...New Year Message of Greetings of Vice President U Henry Van Thio...New Year Message of Greetings of the C-in- C of Defence Services...Pyithu Hluttaw organises Paritta reciting ceremony...a myotha Hluttaw Speaker pays respects to elder persons in Myawady...1,200 crimes, 285 dead, 1,073 injured nationwide during Thingyan Festival...Fire destroys twelve shops in Maungtaw...Maungtaw villager missing..... EXTERNAL RELATION:Wishes for Myanmar New Year from Embassies in Myanmar...Murder victim’s kin: ‘Our hearts are broken’..... "OPINION":"New Year resolutions should include humanitarian needs"-Aye m in Soe..... ARTICLE:"Scientists discover eggs of one of world’s most endangered turtles"...Smithsonian Scientists Discover Two Colorful Geckos in Vanishing Myanmar Rainforest
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 15 April, 2017
Date of publication: 15 April 2017
Description/subject: OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:Cooler weather for revelers on Akya Day...Cooler weather for revelers on Akya Day...Buddha statue washing in Maungtaw draws crowds...Youths practice meditation during Thingyan Festival...Nay Pyi Taw residents enjoying Thingyan Akya...Myanma Railways to have separate rail lines for city and highway circular trains...Government aims to earn U s $160 million from telecoms operators...2.5 million a TM users at 3,200 a TM machines...Dispute for compensation remains unsettled...2,200 farming implements sold in s againg Region...l icenses issued to makeshift oil refineries.....EXTERNAL RELATIONS:o ver 1,000 buses to arrive next month...Armed robbery in Maungtaw...Dual selfie camera phone popular...Fire destroys buildings in Hlinethaya...Over 400 navigation markers to be erected in April...Wakema villagers to receive free eye surgery...Public safety awareness conducted in Seikphyu Township...Stimulants seized in Mayangon....."OPINION":"Safety needs of the people come first"-Aye Min Soe..... ARTICLES:"How Myanmar New Year Day of 17 th April became a blessed day for the people on the Earth?"-U Khin Maung Phone Ko..."I Pray to God for Nationwide & Global Peace!"-Khin Maung Oo (Tada-U)
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 14 April, 2017
Date of publication: 14 April 2017
Description/subject: OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:Thingyan celebrations kick off ...Speaker Mahn Win Khaing Than attends opening of Thingyan festival in Myawady...Thingyan celebrations make a splash in Maungtaw District...Tatmadaw families celebrate Thingyan...Mann Shwe Settaw Pagoda Festival set to close on 18 April...Kf w to provide assistance for rural development ...Aquarium fish selling well in Friday market...Seven dead, one missing in Minbya boat accident...Private schools offering teaching positions...YSX sees lowest stock trading on 12 April...Domestic gold price hits Ks910,000 per tical with high global price...List of restricted investment activities released by MIC...Badamyar gas field project to be completed next month...Mandalay Maha Thingyan pavilion opens..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS:ASEAN Culture and Tourism Photo Contest to be held...Myawady border trade value up by over US$200million in last FY..... "OPINION":"Sprinkling of water using sprigs of Thabyey (Eugenia)"-Tha Sein... ARTICLES:"Da Gu La and Rakhine Traditional Water Festival"-Laywadi Tun Saw Khine..."Our Beloved & Holy Thingyan"-a mara ( y upa)
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 13 April, 2017
Date of publication: 13 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 12 April, 2017
Date of publication: 12 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 11 April, 2017
Date of publication: 11 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 10 April, 2017
Date of publication: 10 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 9 April, 2017
Date of publication: 09 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 8 April, 2017
Date of publication: 08 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 7 April, 2017
Date of publication: 07 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 6 April, 2017
Date of publication: 06 April 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.2MB )
Date of entry/update: 08 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 5 April, 2017
Date of publication: 05 April 2017
Description/subject: EXECUTIVE: Ministry of Planning and Finance Directorate of Invesment and Company Administration Announcement of Myanmar Investment Rules.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: ‘We can cover news freely'...Anti-corruption commission sues police sub-inspector in Singaing...Talk on business for peace held at UMFCCI -Ko Moe...House destroyed by fire in Phawteechaung Village, Maungtaw...Three suspects arrested in Buthidaung Township...Press conference on performance of legal system in the first year of a new government...Sarus crane (Grus antigone) conservation continues in Ayeyawady Delta...Over 100 villages in Bago Region likely to face water shortages...Wooden furniture selling well in Mandalay...More than 1,000 traffic police to be deployed during Thingyan...Yangon Region gov’t grants Ks2.2 billion loans to 98 SMEs in FY2016-17...Gold and Jewellery shops not to collect tax on purchase without directive...Shwenatha low-cost apartment to sell in the end of April...New car parking system to start in Yangon - Ko Htwe...Assessing climate risk in Myanmar: summary for policymakers and planners - Source(s): Columbia University United Nations Human Settlements Programme - Myanmar (UN-HABITAT Myanmar) World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF)..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: ‘We can cover news freely'...Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker meets ambassadors...Senior General Min Aung Hlaing receives Vietnamese ambassador...Himalaya Airlines to fly Yangon-Nepal route twice a week...Austrian gov’t to grant development loans to Myanmar in three sectors..... "OPINION": "Keep emotions of both communities tightly reined in" - Tha Sein.....ARTICLE: "A Visit to the Moeyumgyi Wet-land Wildlife Sanctuary" - Dr. Saw Mra Aung ": "
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 4 April, 2017
Date of publication: 04 April 2017
Description/subject: EXECUTIVE:- Myanmar Gazette: Confirmation of heads of service organizations.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Garment factory in Sittway provides more than 100 jobs...Hopes from by-election: land, rights, health, jobs, parking - Interviewer: Min Thit, Zaw Gyi, Nanda Win, Nay Lin Photo: Nay Zaw...Acknowledgement of People’s Contribution to the Peace Fund—Union Peace Conference - 21st Century Panglong 3rd April 2017...Republic of the Union of Myanmar Union Election Commission Notification Nay Pyi Taw, 3 April 2017...Correction...Maungtaw man kidnapped by masked men...Man stabbed to death in Maungtaw Township...Meeting for smooth investigations in Maungtaw and Buthidaung courts...Thieves who stole battery and cables from telecom towers arrested...Hope from by election...Voice from U Sai Aung Kyaw of the SNLD, elected representative from Kehsi Constituency in the 2017-by election...Oway Ride on-demand service to be expanded in big cities...400 war victims in Nawnghkio Township return to their homes...One dead in Ygn-Mdy Highway accident...Heroin blocks seized in Thabeikkyin Township...Dry ports to be constructed in Ywathagyi and Myitnge...YSX attained highest stock trading value in March...Correction..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: No entries or exits through Maungtaw border gate...Dry ports to be constructed in Ywathagyi and Myitnge...Value-added project on agro products to be conducted by Japan’s assistance...No. 14 Heavy Industry (Thagaya) to make joint venture with local, foreign businesses...Pea exports fetched over US$1.3billion as of mid March...U Myo Aye presents his credentials to Hungarian President..... "OPINION": "The power of truth and cetana" - Kyaw Myaing.....ARTICLES: "Achieving peace and stability in Myanmar" - Arakan Sein..."Dry Ports, essentials for Myanmar" - Ba Khet Zan
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 3 April, 2017
Date of publication: 03 April 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Results of 2017 by-elections...Voices of the 2017 by-elections winners...Temporary suspension of Yangon Saturday-Sunday Book Street...Voices of the 2017 by-elections winners...15th Dr. Tin Shwe Literary Award ceremony held...Results of 2017 by-elections..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS:President to visit People’s Republic of China...Myanmar’s trade deficit reaches over $5.27 billion before end of FY2016-17...Import value up by $240 million since April...Viet Nam ranks seventh in list of top ten investors in Myanmar..... "OPINION":"Be a good loser and never be a born loser!"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"Reverting Back to ‘Percentage System’ in Evaluating Students’ Performance in Myanmar Universities"-Dr. Myint Zan
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 2 April, 2017
Date of publication: 02 April 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Together with the people - By-election held for 19 vacant constituencies...Myanmar trains midwives to tackle maternal death rate...Journalists interview authorities, visit IDP camps in Sittway...Robbers attack family in Maungtaw...11 murder suspects arrested in Maungtaw...Villager found dead in Buthidaung Tsp...Four men attacked by 30 people in black mask...Employees with social security reach about one million nationwide...Masked men abduct former village administrator...U Win Htein reviews one year accomplishment of government - Interviewers Myo Myint & Hmwe Kyu Zin (MNA)...100th year anniversary for Journal Kyaw Ma Ma Lay...Press conference on government’s one year accomplishments on 4, 6 April...Ministry of Defence in military and civil services in the time of the new government - Article: Khine Kyaw Nyo...Housing authorities plan to finalise construction of over 8,700 flats this year in Yangon...Significant Water Level Bulletin (Issued at 13:00 hr M.S.T on 1-4-2017)...Vehicle overturns on Yangon-Mandalay Highway..."One-year journey of Taninthayi Region" - A One Soe..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: .Journalists interview authorities, visit IDP camps in Sittway...New container terminal being built in Thilawa SEZ...Ginger is a potential export product...Htay Win...Myanmar-Thai bilateral import value via border up by over $154 million...Over 17 tonnes of dried ginger exported to China via Muse border...Myanmar joins ADB’s South Asia economic body...Myanmar film to feature in Festivalde Cannes 2017..... "OPINION": "Money hoarders manipulate commodity prices" - Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "Gaining Both Secular Success and Spiritual Merit" - Tommy Pauk
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 1 April, 2017
Date of publication: 01 April 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:together with the people...NLD patron Thura U Tin Oo shares views on first year term of government...News media continues reporting in Yathedaung, Maungtaw Townships...Philanthropic associations team up to fight drought in summer...Gon Shein Wah handicraft shop to be opened in May...State Counsellor addresses the ceremony for Informing the Initiation of National Health Plan (2017-2021)...VP U Henry Van Thio attends meeting of committee on confiscated farmlands...Kalaw Park Housing Project to be completed in 2018...Earthen pots sell well for water festival...Ministry of the Office of the State Counsellor which worked for Peace and the Rule of Law on a priority basis during the one-year period of the government...State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s Speech on the Occasion of the One Year Anniversary of the Government (30 March 2017)...Maungtaw Investigation Commission holds meeting 7/2017...Old bullets found in Aungtharya Village, Maungtaw...Senior General opens new jetty in Coco Island...Man found dead in Buthidaung Tsp...Stimulant pills seized in Nawnghkio Township...Performance of Yangon Region Government in one-year period..... EXTERNAL RELATION:MFVP to be reformed into Federation...Muskmelon price declines from China’s low demand...Border trade over US$6billion, decrease of US$60million in export...Myanma Tatmadaw’s military uniforms seized in Bangladesh...Yangon Book Plaza products mostly bought by tourists..... "OPINION":"Let’s Go To Voting Booths!"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"Are We on Track?"-Khin Maung Myint
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 April 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 31 March, 2017
Date of publication: 31 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:State Counsellor: thanks to people...epublic of the Union of Myanmar Ministry of the o ffice of the State Counsellor...Maungtaw women alleging rape interviewed by journalists...Tarred road commissioned into service in Thongwa Township...Man missing in Maungtaw Township...Vice President addresses Medium-term Programme (MTP) ceremony on the development of trade sector...Myawady border camp has largest trade value with ITC...About 400 vehicles insured daily in Mandalay Region...Junction City Shopping Centre opens today...One tank of water sells between Ks20,000 and Ks40,000 in Haka...Volume of waste water declined during 18-month period ...Fifty per cent of real estate buyers are homeless or in need ...Yaba pills seized in Taunggyi...old Mandalay Thingyan images...Over 10,000 vehicles fined for speeding...One year journey to a democratic nation.....EXTERNAL RELATION:Over 100 died in Malaysian detention camps, half from Myanmar...U Htin Lynn presents his credentials to President of the Swiss Confederation...Maj-Gen James Hartsell congratulates Myanmar on government transition...The Second Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge opens traffic to Vietnam, Laos and Thailand...External trade value hit over US $27 billion as of 17th March this FY...MOFA- defending the interests of the nation and its people on the front lines of the international arena....."OPINION":"Bright rays of peace shining on Myanmar"-Aye Min Soe..... ARTICLE:"Homegrown Clean Energy an Alternative to Myanmar’s Spotty Power Grid"-e rin Rubin..."One-year journey of Rakhine State Government"-Kyaw Thu Htet
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 30 March, 2017
Date of publication: 30 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:The Government marks one year in office...Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s speech on one-year term to be broadcast...Eighty-eight Myanmar fishermen brought home from India safely...Myanmar plans to boost electricity access with coal...Village leader and wife in Maungtaw attacked...Myanmar plans to boost electricity access with coal...Amphetamine tablets seized in Maungtaw...Journalists interview authorities, family members of suspects in Buthidaung...Woman with impaired eyesight honoured by State Counsellor...Security to be tightened in Thingyan...Treasury bonds to be sold on YSX...One-year journey of Ministry of Planning and Finance...Third-largest teak tree found in Kawlin township...Waste water volume declines in 18-month...Over Ks 1818m of Yaba seized in Hpa-an...Myanma Railways to run express trains in Mandalay-Myitkyina...4WD rough racing (Trail Challenge) to be held...Ministry of Ethnic Affairs in one-year service of the new government..... EXTERNAL RELATION:Export value increases by US$ 331.804 million...State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi receives World Bank delegation...17 tonnes of coffee exported to Thailand through Tachilek border camp within a week...Price of Mon State cashew nuts high from foreign demand...Thai Wah gearing up for ASEAN region...Mango merchants to meet and discuss longterm market...Efforts being made to earn US$1 billion from rice sector by 2020..... "OPINION":"Let us emulate those from developed countries!"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"Water, Sanitation and Hygiene: An essential ally in a superbug age!"-Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 29 March, 2017
Date of publication: 29 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Peace possible, but only if we want it: State Counsellor...Fruit, vegetable and flower wholesale market to be opened in Danyingon...a uthorities seek more clinical partners to offer healthcare to workers with SSB...n ational Blood Centre invites more voluntary blood donor participation...Saturday market supply chemical-free agriculture products...25-bed hospital in Myebon to double its capacity...Peace possible, but only if we want it...Mobile app-based ridesharing service coming to Yangon...Changes in one-year period of the Ministry of Electric Power and Energy...Rising number of deregistered buses causes slip price to drop...Domestic gold price hits record high of Ks905,500 per tical...Different Levels of the Sangha o rganizations...Chin State sees rosy picture for development..... EXTERNAL RELATION:Chinese charity group provides medical treatment for children...Finalists chosen for a FC Women’s a sian Cup qualification...Foreign and local media leave for Maungtaw...Union Chief Justice attends ASEAN Meeting...Value of normal trade with foreign partners up by over US$460m...m yanmar hosts 11 th a sian m en’s U-19 Volleyball Tournament...Denmark- m yanmar sustainable coastal fisheries project workshop held..... "OPINION":"“Do as I say, but don’t do as I do,” is an ambiguous statement"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"Different Levels of the Sangha Organizations of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar"-Ba Sein (Religious)
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 28 March, 2017
Date of publication: 28 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar defence chief pledges to achieve everlasting peace...72nd Anti-Fascist Day celebrated in NLD HQ...MPs need to be ever vigilant in carrying out the duties of the Hluttaw: Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker...Water tankers donated to philanthropic associations to fight nationwide water shortage...Dinner hosted to mark the 72nd Armed Forces Day...Mausoleum for Heroes (Nay Pyi Taw) at Armed Forces Day...Children’s literature festival goes with a bang...Grab to roll out its service in April...Border areas in unprecedented development in the time of the new government - Article: Naing Lin Kyi Photo: Hla Myint Tun (Border Affairs)...Celebration of the 72nd Anniversary of Armed Forces Day... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Chinese government to reopen accounts of Myanmar merchants...Ayeyawady dolphins draw eco-tourists...Capital goods import value down by over US$1.47 billion... "OPINION": "Boomerang Kids! Come back Home, to live with Brethren" - Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLES: " The brilliant Performance of Tatmadaw in Nyaung Yan Period" - Maha Saddhamma Jotika dhaja Sithu, Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt (Continued from 27-3-2017)..."Performances in One-Year Period of Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation" - Theint Theint Moe
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 27 March, 2017
Date of publication: 27 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Serious efforts made to ease local people’s difficulties in Rakhine State...YSX to extend trading time to four times a day in April...Vice President’s short excursion to Nanshan Temple...Clinical partners sought to offer care to workers...Police to educate public for reduction of crime during Thingyan 2017...Over 180,000 WY tablets seized...A year of nation-building endeavours through the education promotion programs...Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population - Naing Lin Kyi..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Local, foreign media to visit Maungtaw...Exports from fishery sector fetched over US$500million this FY...Chin Shwe Haw border trade up by over US$200million...Food safety can scale up value at export market...Finalists chosen for AFC Women’s Asian Cup qualification......"OPINION": "Let us set up genuine mutual trust with People’s contribution!" - Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "The brilliant Performance of Tatmadaw in Nyaung" - Maha Saddhamma Jotika dhaja Sithu, Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt (To be continued)
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar"Sunday 26 March, 2017
Date of publication: 26 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- PYITHU HLUTTAW: Enacted law should be beneficial to the State and people: Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:New Bridge to promote socio-economy of Rakhine people...Children’s Literature Festival kicks off in Mawlamyine...Earth Hour celebrated for first time in Myanmar...1st Myanmar Smart Living Expo 2017 in Taunggyi on 31 March...Local gold price declines on 24 March...72nd Armed Forces Day to broadcast live...Man missing in Buthidaung Township...New Bridge to promote socio-economy of Rakhine people...Stimulant Tablets Seized in Maungtaw..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS:Vice-President U Myint Swe addresses Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2017...Singapore lists as top investor in Thilawa SEZ with over $110 million...More than 44,000 tonnes of diesel imported by sea...Trade with Middle Eastern countries hit nearly $332 million over past 10 months...Ministry of Information to Perform the Tasks of Developing Literary World and Sharing News & Information...Indian government donated two ambulances for YCH...Vice President U Myint Swe visits tropical botanical garden in Boao...One-year journey of Ministry of Transport and Communications..... "OPINION":"The Important Role of Ba Ka Schools"-Dr Nu Nu Win..... ARTICLE: "The State Sanghamahanayaka Committee of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar"-Ba Sein (Religious Affairs)
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 25 March, 2017
Date of publication: 25 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: NRPC Meeting 1/2017 commences...Gems and jades sales fetches five folds more than floor price... Patients of food poisoning receive aid...Vocational training school to be built...Eyes Survive to be conducted in eleven regions...Literature workshop for national ethnic people held...Children’s paintings exhibited...10 purified water companies apply for FDA licenses...Union Minister Dr Pe Myint inspects Kayin State IPRD...Action will be taken for illegal increased fares during Thingyan...Shwe Taung Development, AYA Bank to sell apartments under long-term loan...New resort to be launched in Yangon’s Hlegu Township...Central Bank of Myanmar extensively engaged in monetary stability - Min Min Zaw (MNA)...Deputy Speaker of Amyotha Hluttaw visits famous pagoda in MraukU...No paid pandals at 2017 Thingyan - Ko Moe...Heroin, stimulant pills seized in Lashio and Momeik..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Gov’t rejects UN Rakhine investigation ...The following the full text of the Press Release issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on UN Human Rights Council’s resolution calling for the dispatch of an international Fact Finding Mission...Vice President U Myint Swe meets Vice Premier of China...Vice President U Myint Swe visits Boao, China...First Japanese food court opens in Myanmar...Myanmar registers trade deficit of over $5b in FY 2016-17...Export of industrial finished products declines by $335 million...Ramanya, home of Mon endowed with features of high potential ecotourism - July Moe..... "OPINION": "Boomerang Effect" - Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "Gaining Both Secular Success and Spiritual Merit" - Tommy Pauk
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 24 March, 2017
Date of publication: 24 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Sagaing Region needs to boost transport, electricity...Conspiracy to launch armed attack in Maungtaw District foiled...Tatmadaw Troops occupy MNDAA’s outposts...Conspiracy to launch armed attack in Maungtaw District foiled... Amyotha Hluttaw deputy speaker recounts parliamentary experience to Kyauktaw dwellers...Paddy husk-fired power plant opened in Nay Pyi Taw...MPs discuss New Yangon City project...Sagaing Region needs to boost transport, electricity...Rubber yield in Mon State dropped by 25 per cent this year...We Will Cooperate For Renewal Of Agricultural Sector...Nay Pyi Taw Zoological garden to celebrate 9th Anniversary...Education festival to be held in Yangon...Only Ph.D & B.Ed holders can be registered teacher this year...Uncut and raw jades sold in Kyats...Pre-Thingyan sales by YGN Fashion Village...150th anniversary of Minbya to be celebrated for three days...One year performance of Bago Region Government..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Professionals of JICA Discuss at Dental Institute, Yangon...Japan grants US$ 18,369 fro four fire engines...National Security Adviser attends BIMSTEC National Security Chiefs Meeting...Fuel oil importers to request Ministry to review invitation of FDI...Myanmar-Thailand border trade value up by over US$ 200 million...Nearly 1.5 million tonnes of rice exported as of mid March...Stock trading on YSX rose, fetched nearly Ks 9 billion...Commander-in-Chief attends Karatedo Contest...Cooperate with international organizations for the development of Bago River and Sittaung River Basins..... "OPINION": "Peace in Rakhine State crucial to peace throughout the country" - Tha Sein..... ARTICLE: "Fintech Deals in South East Asia Hit Record Numbers in 2016"-Jonathan Nieh
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 23 March, 2017
Date of publication: 23 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW:PYITHU HLUTTAW:Pyithu Hluttaw Deputy Speaker meets DCAF delegation...Members of Parliament are lawmakers, not law breakers: Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker..... DOMESTIC NEWS:Weapons and ammunition seized near Yanlonekyaing...Uncut jade stones auctioned by open tender bid system...P&G celebrates World Water Day in Myanmar...Beach hotels double prices during Thingyan ...43 YCDC-owned enterprises up for bidding for municipal lease...Microfinance Business Law under review...Ministry of Hotels and Tourism: moving forward with success all along the road...Indawgyi lake to be preserved...Rare Species of Tapir Handed Over:...Vaccination to prevent cervical cancer to be administered in 2019...Two trains collide in Kanbalu township...Rice basket is on right track... EXTERNAL RELATION:Maungtaw investigators travel to Bangladeshi refugee camps...China suspends bank account of MNDAA...Myanmar attains medium human development status... State Counsellor receives Japanese delegation...Maungtaw investigators travel to Bangladeshi refugee camps...Myanmar poised to ease foreign investment curbs...Domestic gold price on the rise from high global gold price...Trade value with ITC hit over K15billion as of 20th January...Increasing gate fees can decrease tourist arrival..... "OPINION":"Interrelation of 3 Pillars of Sovereignty"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"Solving the Water Crises"-Khin Maung Myint
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 22 March, 2017
Date of publication: 22 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Myanmar coffee shows facts improvement...State-owned enterprises to be privatised...KBZ to participate Cathay United Bank’s banking class...Myanmar Agribusiness Public Corporation preparing to sell its new shares...Sales of jade continues for third day...Pre-Thingyan sales by YGN Fashion Village...Yangon-Dala Bridge to be built next month...Right to collect entrance fee at Inle Lake fetches over Ks 3 billion at auction...Illegally cut lumber, vehiclesseized in Mabein Township...Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement moving towards change...Fundraisers seek donors through music...Free medical care aims to reduce treatment gap...Malaria outbreaks in Taninthayi decreased by half over five years...Nay Pyi Taw to become a capital of international level..... EXTERNAL RELATION:US transport ship makes port call in Myanmar...Anti-money laundering issues discussed...KBZ to participate Cathay United Bank’s banking class...Senior General Min Aung Hlaing receives chinese ambassador to Myanmar...Fire losses over the past decade in Magway totalled Ks 1.4 billion..... "OPINION":"Soft powers that influence young minds"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"Modernisation fuels new lending in Myanmar’s banking sector"-Oxford Business Group
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 21 March, 2017
Date of publication: 21 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTAW: PYITHY HLUTAW:Yangon Region Hluttaw discusses Development Bill..... DOMESTIC NEWS:Maungtaw Investigation Commission meets local residents...Maungtaw Investigation Commission inspects Rakhine housing sites...Narcotics seized in Maungtaw...Thirteen suspects arrested in Buthidaung...MYANMAR GAZETTE Head of service organizations confirmed and appointed...Gems and Jade Emporium enters its second day...Ministry of Construction’s one-year efforts for facilitating road transport and the flow of goods...Jeep vehicle owners hiking rental prices ahead of Thingyan Water Festival...Two injured in separate accidents on Ygn-Mdy Expressway...An express catches fire on Ygn-Mdy Expressway...Mawlamyine Children’s Literary Festival coming soon..... EXTERNAL RELATION:Philippines promises continued cooperation...New chapter in history of Philippines and Myanmar opened...New chapter in history of Philippines and Myanmar opened ...State Counsellor meets Philippine President...Rice exports through normal trade rose in March...Entrepreneurs from Japan and China to open machinery sales centres...Delegation led by Secretary of Philippines Agriculture visits Nay Pyi Taw...Philippines promises continued cooperation...More domestic visitors going to Viet Nam this Thingyan...C-in-C meets Philippine President...Union Minister for Information meets with Presidential Communications Operations Secretary from Philippines..... "OPINION":"ICT for Development"-Kyaw Myaing..... ARTICLE:"Let us conserve the corals"-Kyaw Soe (Kawthaung)..."Kayah State enjoying higher socio-economic status in the time of the new government"-Soe Soe Tun (IPRD) and Nandar Win
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 20 March, 2017
Date of publication: 20 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: New economic zones in favour...Gems and jade sales kick off in Nay Pyi Taw...100-year-old office building abandoned after earthquake in Taikkyi...Network conference to be held in Yangon...New bridge being built in Mawlamyinegyun Township under government plan...Telecommunication tower installations in Chin State almost complete...Providing health care to pregnant women every Wednesday...600 star tortoises to be released to Minsontaung Sanctuary...Paper-reading session on media development concludes...Car showrooms and sales centres faces falling sales...Myanma Insurance to launch new health insurance system...Senior General visits Magway war veterans..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte arrives in Nay Pyi Taw...Taxation on jade exports to be assessed in local currency...Capital goods imports decrease...Insurers negotiate to introduce crop insurance in Myanmar...Myanmar Law Students’ First Participation in an International Moot Court Competition - Dr. Myint Zan..... "OPINION": "Recent Laukkai incidents cannot be seen in isolation" - Tha Sein.....ARTICLE: "Celebrating seventy years of Myanmar Foreign Ministry" - Sayar Mya. Continued from 19-3-2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 19 March, 2017
Date of publication: 19 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Message of Greetings sent by President U Htin Kyaw on the occasion of the 43rd Anniversary Celebration of Mon State Day...10 win Academy Award...Academy Awards recognize 10 films from 2016...State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi sends a message to the Myanmar Motion Picture Academy Awards Presentation Ceremony for 2016...Haka real estate market active again...Performance of Health and Sports Ministry during the one-year period - Kyaw Thu Htet...Paper Reading Session supports media development...Heavy weapons sent by MNDAA aimed delay Tatmadaw’s operation...Members of Maungtaw Commission meet with the locals from Muslim Community...Free health care provided and DHF prevention measures taken...Myanmar modern songs and classical music fund concert to be held...Waterway service available during water festival...Drinking water to distribute daily to water-scarce villages in summer...Shan chieftain palace, graveyard renovated to preserve architectural design...Sculpture village to be turned into world famous wood-carving site...Economic, Social, Political Progress during one year period in Mandalay Region - Maung Thet..... E3XTERNAL RELATIONS: NSA stresses importance of peace and stability for Myanmar’s development at meeting with foreign business community in Yangon...Current FY sees export value up by nearly US$400m...Over 11,000 tonnes of rubber exported through border in Feb...MIC chair meets foreign business communities...Curriculum Vitae of His Excellency Mr. Rodrigo Roa Duterte President of the Republic of the Philippines...South-East Asia countries adopt Call for Action to accelerate efforts to End TB..... "OPINION": "For the future of our country" - Dr. Nu Nu Win.....ARTICLE: "Celebrating seventy years of Myanmar Foreign Ministry" - Sayar Mya
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 18 March, 2017
Date of publication: 18 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- PYIDAUNGSU HLUTTAW: K 30 Billion To Be Spent For Supplying Electric Power Needed for Yangon Region During the Summer Season...PYITHU HLUTTAW: 2nd Pyithu Hluttaw 4th Regular Meeting concludes...AMYOTHA HLUTTAW: MPs should do their best to fulfill constituents’ requests Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: MOFA celebrates 70th Anniversary... The Republic of the Union of Myanmar Ministry of the Office of the State Counsellor Press Release 16th March 2017: The Government of Myanmar welcomes the Interim Report of the Advisory Commission on Rakhine State...Ministry prioritises good working environment for nurses, midwives...Be adaptable to change says Minister for Information...Rakhine Advisory Commission recommends more than 30 points...U Ko Ni court case scheduled for next week..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: State Counsellor receives foreign delegations...Myanmar-US bilateral trade reached nearly $330 million over past 10 months...Myanmar’s tea leaves to be exported to Germany...Trade using ITCs at borders hits over Ks14 billion...US$ 230 million in FDI entered Myanmar in February...Efforts are being made for expanding into new overseas markets: Ministry of Commerce - July Moe...Myanmar bamboo products to penetrate international market...Taninthayi Region bans import of frozen chicken from abroad...New expressway bus terminal to emerge in Yamethin within 1.5 years...Accounting and finance sector seeks more skilled employees...Thanlyin Bridge 1 will not collect gate fees beginning in April...Yaba pills seized in Hpa Kant and Lashio...Tatmadaw clears base camps of MNDAA in Shan State...Arrangements for families to meet relatives in custody for October Maungtaw events...Villager found dead in Maungtaw...Armed group blocks Union Highway...KS 300 million worth of WY seized...Thai court dismisses labour abuse suit against chicken farm...Motorboat catches fire in Kyaukpyu...Achievement made by Magway region government in one year period - Phoe Thet..... "OPINION": "We have yet to move on to our destination: A Federal Democratic Union" - Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "Myanmars’ marvelous spirit of water donation to others" - Tommy Pauk
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf 2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 17 March, 2017
Date of publication: 17 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- PYIDAUNGSU HLUTTAW: MPs debate Ks30 billion allocation for sufficient power supply to Yangon Region in summer...OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Solutions for Rakhine - Gov’t welcomes recommendations by Advisory Commission on Rakhine State...Health ministry tells nurses to submit their difficulties to MNMC...Vice President U Myint Swe addresses the 4th regular meeting with Myanmar entrepreneurs...Myanmar Citizens investments mostly enter real estate development sector...Over US$ 262 million investments permitted to put into Thilawa SEZ...Low-and-medium-cost housing to be exhibited...Performance of Ministry of Home Affairs during one year period...Vice President U Henry Van Thio visits PyinOoLwin...Provisions provided to returning families in Maungtaw...Arms missing from Aungzan police outpost recovered...Notice issued for combined fleet exercise in Coco Island...Over 5,500 students in Mandalay unable to sit for matriculation exam during this academic year...Reduced deposits for four Mandalay toll gates tender...Sea turtle conservation in Rakhine so far unsuccessful...Waste-to-energy plant slated for early April...Myanmar to establish 750,000-acre community forest this year...Maungtaw villager found dead...Maungtaw villager missing...Four more car accidents occur on Ygn-Mdy Highway...Vehicles overturn on Ygn-Mdy Highway...Performances of Union Attorney General’s Office during one-year period of new government" - Maung Swe and Theint Theint Moe..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: State Counsellor receives Singapore’s Emeritus Senior Minister...U Thaung Tun visited Moscow...U Myint Naung presents credentials to President of Romania...Singapore Senior Minister departs from Nay Pyi Taw...Top Thai Brands 2017 expo to be held on 23-26 March...Restricted enterprise types for investment to be submitted to economic committee...Myeik Archipelago attracts more foreign tourists..... "OPINION": "Responsibility and Accountability go together with Human Rights" - Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "Seventy Years Journey of MOFA" - May Hnin Aye
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 16 March, 2017
Date of publication: 16 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- PYIDAUNGSU HLUTTAW: Pyidaungsu Hluttaw approves motion on reducing of expenditure for 130 projects of Ministry of Industry...Pyidaungsu Hluttaw to send Bill Amending the Legal Supports Law to President.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Farmland in Singu, Madaya returned to rightful owners...Tatmadaw conquers MNDAA stronghold...UCSB— Source of good civil servicepersons who will serve people - Nanda Win, Kyaw Thu Htet...Fire destroys 45 shops in Kyauktaw...Over 160 villages in Mandalay likely to face water shortages next month...Over 100 victims of disaster in Rakhine State need helpOver 100 victims of disaster in Rakhine State need help...Myanmar to establish 750,000-acre community forest this year..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Japan’s watercraft for Rakhine water transport...Senior General meets Laukkai orphan, receives Singaporean Senior Minister...3rd Myanmar-Australia Coordination Meeting held...State Counsellor receives Ambassador of Bhutan...Myanmar President receives Singapore’s Emeritus Senior Minister...State Counsellor receives Australian Senator...Philippine President to visit Myanmar...Over 22 million euros to be spent on Myanmar aquaculture...Thai-Myanmar border trade value up by nearly US$200million...Hungary and Australia to provide technical assistance for Water Taxi service...FDI this fiscal year reached US$6.8billion...Trade deficit exceeds estimation, reaching up to over US$4.8billion...Malindo Air to start Kuala Lumpur-Yangon route...Burmese language attracts Chinese students...4,000 Myanmar workers took jobs in eight foreign countries last month...Ministry of Industry extensively engaged in national and industrial development" - Maung Swe..... "OPINION": "Tatmadaw reins in bases of aggression and provocation" - Tha Sein.....ARTICLE: "Are we prepared to meet the water shortages?" - Khin Maung Myint
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 15 March, 2017
Date of publication: 15 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- PYITHU HLUTTAW: New bridge on Thanlwin River to be named after Bogyoke Aung San...AMYOTHA HLUTTAW: Hluttaw Committees should be familiar with assigned duties to serve effectively.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Quake destroys several buildings in Taikkyi - Zaw Gyi (Panita)...Be alert after an earthquake...UEC urges voter ID cards...Information Ministry discusses ongoing and future plans...42 weapons still lost in Maungtaw following 9 October attack...U Zaw Htay appointed DG...Vehicle registration at RTAD has risen...Pepper growers faced with difficulty because of price fall...Our audit is at the service of our country - Thura Zaw (MNA)...Myanma Railways to stop running RBE trains during Thingyan...Lamp posts to be installed along roads, streets in Kengtung to reduce crime...Minivan hits buffalo on Yangon-Mandalay Highway... Stimulant pills, ice and heroin seized in Yangon, Mandalay and Shan State...Accomplishments in addressing the challenges and changes during one year period Khin Yadanar..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: U Myo Aye concurrently appointed as Ambassador to Bulgaria...U Kyaw Soe Win presents credentials to President of Vietnam...Singapore’s Senior Minister visits Nay Pyi Taw...Myanmar pea price fluctuating from India’s tax news...Two more gas fields to be extracted in Rakhine offshore..... "OPINION": "Right, Human Rights, Inborn Rights and Privileges" - Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "Healthy diet good for climate change" - Tim Radford
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 14 March, 2017
Date of publication: 14 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- PYIDAUNGSU HLUTTAW: Pyidaungsu Hluttaw debates over refinery, fertilizer factories issues..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Ks30 bil allotted for electricity demands for Yangon summer...Tatmadaw continues operations after 48 clashes with MNDAA...29th Anniversary of fallen students Ko Phone Maw and Ko Soe Naing...Storeowner charged with child abuse...Coordination meeting for eradication of child labour...Vice President U Henry Van Thio addresses 2017 World Water Day...Myanmar Gazette: Appointment of head of service organization...Bogyoke Aung San stamps and envelopes to be sold...Rakhine fishery businessmen faced with shortages of shrimp larvae...Accomplishments of the judicial pillar in its reform mission during the one-year period - Naing Lin Kyi...Suspect for truck driver murder arrested...Abhidhaja Puja ceremony held to honour Abhidhaja Maharahttaguru titles Sayadaws in Sagaing... Five unlicensed vehicles confiscated in one day in Paung, Zin-Kyaik...Shan State enjoying fruits of development in various spheres - Yamanya and Nanda Win..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Coordination meeting for eradication of child labour...Rice exports increase in this FY - Ko Moe...Muse trade value down by over US$ 320 million...Broom Reed Plants from Khamaukkyi Township exported to foreign market...KBZ employees makes pilgrimage to Buddha Gaya..... "OPINION": "Live to learn and learn to live" - Kyaw Myaing.....ARTICLE: "The promising Rakhine tourism" - Htay Win
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 13 March, 2017
Date of publication: 13 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- AMYOTHA HLUTTAW: Amyotha Hluttaw helps consolidate democracy foundation.....OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Ceremony held to confer Religious titles on 165 Sayadaws, nine nuns, eight men and 21 women...Tatmadaw clarifies “Thiri Mingalar Mahasasana Beikman” issue...Two guns regain from gun-grabbers in Maungtaw...A suspect detained in Maungtaw Township...BFM donates nutritious food to needy to honour Women’s Week Myanmar...More people buying fire insurance...Viewpoint tower to be built in Haka...City authorities to establish departure centre for highway buses...Payment for farming machinery in installments aims to solve farm labour shortage...Ministry of Religious Affairs and Culture- Ongoing with dutiful performances on religious and cultural affairs.....EXTERNAL RELATIONS: 11 Foreigners arrested for illegal logging in Manwanegyi...Myanmar-China border trade declines because of outbreak of armed conflicts in Laukkai...Myanmar earns over $1.6 billion from CMP garment exports...Import of capital goods continues to decline...Export of rice, broken rice up by 24,000 tonnes this FY...Ground-breaking banking services for Myanmar-American Financial Sector...China’s investment in Myanmar reaches 2.8 bln USD in 2016-2017 fiscal year....."OPINION": "Anger, Hate Speech and Rude Words may lead to blasphemy. Beware!" - Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "Where are Our Dinosaurs Hiding?" - Khin Maung Myint
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 12 March 2017
Date of publication: 12 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- PYITHU HLUTTAW: Pyithu Hluttaw endeavours to serve national interest and eternal peace...Pyithu Hluttaw serves interests of nation and people..... OTHERS DOMESTIC NEWS:State Counsellor attends prize-presentation of 9th Yangon Photo Night-2017...Voices from UPDJC working committees...Arms and ammunition grabbed from border police guards in Maungtaw Township...Eight Bengali were captured on Illegal boat invading on Myanmar Water...OSWSCs to be opened in Yangon and Mandalay...Mini bus caught fire on Yangon-Mandalay Expressway...New rubber factories to be built in Mon State this year...Heroin and Yaba seized...More job seekers eye logistics and distribution sector this year...A meeting for UPDJC secretary’s group held...Curfew imposed in Laukkai and Kongyan...Vehicles inspected in Haka for safe travel...Bago river water deemed unsafe...Kachin State on the right track to development..... "OPINION":"Best wishes to all matriculation students"-Dr. Nu Nu Win..... ARTICLE:"Sand Pagoda Festival of the Month Tabaung"-Maha Saddhamma Jotika dhaja Sithu, Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 11 March, 2017
Date of publication: 11 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- PYITHU HLUTTAW: 2nd Pyidaungsu Hluttaw 4th regular session holds 13th day meeting...Pyidaungsu Hluttaw marks milestone in implementing People’s Voice, People’s Will, People’s Expectation...People’s Voice, Hluttaw’s Voice, People’s Will, Hluttaw’s Will..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS: Water-saving tech, veg gardens grow hope in Myanmar’s Dry Zone...UPDJC committees conclude discussions...Union Government announces official Thingyan public holidays...Dr Myo Thein Gyi oversees entrance exams in Nay Pyi Taw...Republic of the Union of Myanmar Union Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Announcement 31/2017 10th March, 2017...President offers “Soon” to Sayadaws and religious title recipient monks for 2017...IDPs who fled Laukkai receive assistance...UPDJC’s working committees conclude...Energy generation reaches record high in five years...Literary talk for students at University of Dental Medicine in Yangon...MYANMAR GAZETTE Heads of service organization transferred and confirmed...Union Minister warns gem industry of environmental damage...Fire breaks out in Maungdaw...Price of land near new Thanlwin Bridge rise tenfold...Progress made by Kayin State Government in one-year period of new government..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS:29th ASEAN –Australian Forum held...Senior General Min Aung Hlaing returns...Thura U Shwe Mann receives dean of the European Court of Auditors...4th Japanese-style flea market on 12 March...Exports by government sector drops by $1.2 billion...Japan provides nearly USD 4.2 million for Peace Process in Myanmar...RSO member detained in Maungdaw...Import value up by $165 million since April..... "OPINION": "Never let it be like throwing water on the sand!"- Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"New initiative to use big data to advance social good"- Eden Estopace.
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 10 March, 2017
Date of publication: 10 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS:- PYITHU HLUTTAW:Accountability and responsibility for contractors using public money...Amyotha Hluttaw: Developing Magway in 2017-2018 Fiscal Year... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:State Counsellor at dinner hosted by defence, security course trainees...Term paper on Federal land policy to be compiled from existing policies...Office of the President releases announcement on New Year Festival Holiday...Police search huts, detain two suspects...Term paper on Federal land policy to be compiled from existing policies...New elephant sanctuary to be established in Maungdaw District...Crabs raised in Minbya, Myebon and Pauktaw on a manageable scale...Historical museum to be built at the University of Medicine 1 (Yangon)...Azolla moss replaces Napier grass to reduce animal feed costs...40 killed, 115 injured on Yangon-Mandalay Expressway accidents this year...Myanmar real estate set to cool in 2017...Trade value with ITC hits Ks13billion as of 24th Feb...Enterprises with capital of US$5mil can seek approval from region and state investment committees...Samsung introduces Galaxy C9 Pro...Performances in One-Year Period 2016-2017 FY by Printing and Publishing Department...Paper-reading events...Monsoon Book Fair Festival...Encouragement to Myanmar Literature...Literary activities..... EXTERNAL RELATION:U San Lwin appointed as Ambassador to Lithuania...U Ko Ko Latt presents credentials to King of Bahrain...Senior General Min Aung Hlaing visits Cambodia, meets Deputy PM...Over 100,000 employees needed for garment sector..... "OPINION":"Intention, Capacity and Management are equally important for success!"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"The Climate Change is not a Hoax"-Khin Maung Myint
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 9 March, 2017
Date of publication: 09 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETING:- PYITHU HLUTTAW:Establishment, cancellation, categorisation of pastureland discussed...Construction of Falam-Thaingngin-Tiddim 66 KV transmission line 28 per cent complete..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:Women’s role in peace stressed...Nationwide matriculation exam starts...Upgrading of Myitkyina- Minkin Road to be completed in April...UPDJC holds discussions...Yangon Police to secure by-elections...Untimely rainfall warning...Anti-narcotics police record nearly 700 drug cases in February...Coffee origin tour starts in Ywangan...Opium and stimulant pills seized in Momauk and Lashio...Fires break out in Namhsam, Pinlaung...Illegal timber seized in Hsenwi...Social Security Board pays over Ks17billion in benefits to insured workers in Yangon...Amphetamine pills, arms seized in Shan State...Local rubber price slightly declines...FMI share price down by over Ks4,000 this week...Domestic gold price falls due to slump in global price...Women’s role in peace stressed...Performances at People’s Service under way of the Information and Public Relations Department...Opening Community Centers...Holding Children Literature Festivals...Opening reading rooms for children...Development of Digital System Movie-Houses...Delivering leaflets and giving information by wall-charts..... EXTERNAL RELATION:State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi receives IAPC Former Chairman...Myanmar to cooperate with Asia-Pacific countries to emerge better healthcare system...Korea to assist in development of Myanmar’s fisheries...Volume of mung bean exports up by over 90,000 tonnes...Programs of transformation to Public Service Broadcasting discussed...Myanmar, Cambodia to enhance cooperation in security and defense sectors..... "OPINION":"Inadequacy, Redundancy and Red Tape System are major hindrances to success"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"The Cost of Pollution: 1.7 million children dead each year"-
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 8 March, 2017
Date of publication: 08 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS: PYITHU HLUTTAW:Pyithu Hluttaw: compensation in Manaung Airport, judicial sector...Yangon Region Hluttaw to discuss supplying power at a reasonable price..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:USDP criticism of schoolbooks on civics prompts clarification...Revised voting lists to be released on 17th March...Government to supply electricity to all villages in MraukU...We need to work, cooperate each other to improve the medical standard: Prof Aung Ye Oo...Committee meets to review Television and Broadcasting Law...Residents flee homes to avoid clashes between Tatmadaw and MNDAA...Hiring of Myanmar orchestras for novitation ceremony in rural areas dropping...Fire in Mandalay destroys a dozen houses...Bullets, swords found in creek in Tamwe Township...Production of agricultural with Good Agricultural Practices system workshop held..... EXTERNAL RELATION:President gives policy guidance to newly-appointed Myanmar Ambassadors...State Counsellor receives Iranian Ambassador...U Myo Aye presents credentials to President of the Slovak Republic...Senior General Min Aung Hlaing visits Viettel Research and Development Institute...OPPLE Lighting gearing up to build a factory in Myanmar...Myanmar to cooperate with Japanese businessmen to enhance SMEs...Commercial tax rate in Myanmar lowest compared to 16 countries..... "OPINION":"Our mission of building the nation will never die aborning!"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)"-Dr. Thazin Lwin (Professor)..."Dailies at People’s Service with Changes"-Khin Yadanar
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 7 March, 2017
Date of publication: 07 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTTAW MEETINGS: PYITHU HLUTTAW:Ks 18.363 billion allotments from reserve fund for natural disasters discussed at Pyidaungsu Hluttaw session...Yangon Region Hluttaw encouraging livestock businessmen to abide by the law..... OTHER DOMESTIC NEWS:Women entrepreneurs’ role in peace process...Civilians, police killed in Laukkai attack by MNDAA...Myanmar to celebrate accomplishments, capabilities of women this week...Women entrepreneurs’ role in peace process...15 more blue plaques to be installed in Yangon this year...Mon State to build new information centre to protect endangered birds...20 fires in Yangon last month caused two deaths...Pedestrian killed by speeding vehicle...One killed, 15 injured as truck overturns...Concerted efforts required for pepper market in Ponnagyun Tsp to improve...Republic of the Union of Myanmar National Reconciliation and Peace Centre Announcement No.1/2017 1378, 9th Waxing Day of Tabaung (6 March 2017) Announcement regarding attacks in Laukkai, Shan State...One man found dead with cut injuries in Buthidaung Township...Negligence fire destroys two houses in An, Rakhine State...Cilians, police killed in Laukkai attack by MNDAA...75 police receives training...Performance in One-Year Period of MRTV, for the People!...Interview with a female Myanmar entrepreneur...28 detained for attempted illegal migration..... EXTERNAL RELATION:Myanmar, Viet Nam to cooperate in defence and technical sectors...President receives ADB Vice President...State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi meets with ADB Vice President...Myanmar partners with Korea to boost production of hepatitis B vaccines...7,000 imported cars could be sent back...China investments drastically decline this fiscal year...Myanmar eyes higher Chinese tourists next year...India eyes Myanmar's oil, gas in pursuit..... "OPINION":"Keep our traditions and cultures intact"-Kyaw Myaing..... ARTICLE:"India eyes Myanmar's oil, gas in pursuit of expanding beyond borders"-Sambit Mohanty
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 6 March, 2017
Date of publication: 06 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Unexpected jellyfish in Myanmar waters a boon for fishermen - Kyaw Soe (Kawthoung IPRD)...Yangon Chief Minister undergoes successful heart surgery...Thriving populations of endangered mammals offer conservationists hope in Myanmar...Traffic accidents and fatalities decreasing in Myanmar...Development and conservation of colonial-era buildings in Yangon discussed...City authorities find new water sources for Yangon residents...Over 110,000 students in Yangon register for matriculation exam...Dividends of FPB to distribute only to entitled shareholders..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Yepu and Mayanchaung checkpoints reopened to stem flow of illegal goods...Appointment of [Pakistan] Ambassador agreed...Senior General Min Aung Hlaing visits Vietnam...More travellers expected to visit Chaungtha in Thingyan Water Festival...Myanmar selects 12 finalists to compete in Asian Archery Championship...Myanmar entrepreneurs invited to take part in Thai programme...Parboiled rice exports earned nearly US$ 4 million in ten months...Pea price rebounds from demand of India...Total, PTTEP equal in MD-7 project...Timber designated for local consumption to be banned from export in April..... "OPINION": "All stakeholders responsive and effective in democratization" - Tha Sein.....ARTICLE: "Water and soil muddy carbon budget thinking" - Tim Radford
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 5 March. 2017
Date of publication: 05 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: KIA/TNLA combined forces attack military outposts...Yangon Photo Festival commences in downtown Yangon...Moderate quake hits northwestern Myanmar...Dohtawaddy (Shwesayan) Bridge almost finished...Seventh State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee holds meeting...Heroin blocks, amphetamine pills seized in Lahio and Muse...1 billion kyat jackpot of Myanmar state lottery attracts people’s interest...Four masked men attack civilian...Loikaw supplied 100 tonnes of maize daily to Muse market...Property prices skyrocket due to MraukU Myothit Project...Action being taken against expired pesticide producers beginning from March..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Malaysia’s aid continuously supplied to Maungtaw’s villages...Mango growers likely to gain more profits due to appreciation of Chinese Yuan...Over K1,800 million worth goods sold without paying customs duties seized...People protest against Koh Tao death sentences...Japanese entrepreneurs to visit Myanmar for business meeting...New Pathein Industrial City project to finalise next year...Myanmar earns $0.641m from external trade through Maungtaw last month...Trade value decreases despite increase in import value of re-exported sugar..... "OPINION": "What to Assess and How to Assess on the Achievement of a Student" - Dr. Nu Nu Win.....ARTICLE: "Transboundary Environmental Security in the Mekong River" - R. Edward Grumbine (Continued from 4-3-2017)
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 4 March, 2017
Date of publication: 04 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Gov’t strategy to combat climate change...Peace Commission, DPN reach agreement on nine points. - Ye Khaung Nyunt...Business Talk between State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and Myanmar businesswomen to be broadcast live...Yangon government to draw up short and long-term plans to solve electricity demands - Ko Moe...The 2,605th Anniversary of Shwedagon Pagoda ‘s Buddha Pujaniya Festival...Women’s Week-Myanmar Press Conference...Under-age suspect discharged from Buthidaung hospital...Mandalay trade fair and workshop held...Upgrading of Myanansankyaw golden palace expected be completed no later than March...Man dies from exhaustion in Kyaikhtiyo...Government earns Ks10 billion from signboards...Land prices double in Lashio...Businessmen invited to invest in agricultural and livestock breeding...Police interaction with public should be harmonious: Myanmar Police Chief...Children Literary Festival to be held in Mawlamyine...Residents and social organisations want to build new jetty in Inle Lake..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Translation awards announced by Sarpay Beikman and SVA...State Counsellor receives Executive Director of Global Fund to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria...Workers refute accusations of Chinese factory owner...Don’t rely on leader for success: UCSB Chairman...Int’l community urged to take more positive approach to help resolve rights issues...Mayang Chaung check point reopened in Kyaikto...Portwest building factory in Myanmar...Singapore’s supermarkets introduce Myanmar fruits, vegetables...Exchange of notes on ODA loan and grant aid to Myanmar..... "OPINION" : "SME growth and financial challenges" - Aye Min Soe.....ARTICLE: "Transboundary Environmental Security in the Mekong River" (To be continued) - R. Edward Grumbine
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 3 March, 2017
Date of publication: 03 March 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Mandalay real estate to improve with lower stamp, sales tax...Dawei SEZ project back on track...Commemorative Blue Plaque installed at BEHS (6) Botahtaung...Location of zones with three to seven-year tax break released...Sittway-bound passenger vehicle catches fire; 1 dead, 4 injured...Ancient gold-coloured coins found in Rakhine State...Illegal teaks found in the Pajero...Illegal teaks seized in Kani...Proposal to FIFA to build futsal football court at Thuwanna...Former head of ten-household found dead in northern Rakhine..... EXTERNAL RELATION:Dawei SEZ project back on track...Tourist arrivals to MraukU Cultural Zone declined due to conflicts...Japan grants US$ 638,065 for four projects in Ayeyarwady...Cambodian Deputy PM visits Mahamuni Buddha Image...Appeal to be made for Koh Tao death sentences...Slaughterhouses, cold storage to be built as part of livestock farming...Local tilapia production can’t meet US demand...Global gold price affects domestic price...3MDG Fund plans to hand over 17 new rural health centres to MoHS in May...SSCFM forum held in Mandalay to become smart city..... "OPINION":"School-age children on streets and child-laborers paid for a song!"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"Is Hsa Lein, going to disappear from our youths' lips?"- Khin Maung Oo
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 2 March, 2017
Date of publication: 02 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTAW: PYITHU HLUTAW:Pyidaungsu Hluttaw debates survey on traditional cultures and customs of ethnics..... DOMESTIC NEWS:State Counsellor holds talks with DPN...Central Committee holds meeting to boost SMEs...Involvement of Tatmadaw in peace sector important...Announcement by the Union Election Commission...Message of Greetings sent by President U Htin Kyaw, President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, on the occasion of the Peasants’ Day Celebrations which falls on 2 March 2017...Apology and Correction...Summer courses aim to promote youth participation in sports activities...Marijuana seized in Sittway...Child detainee hospitalized for 2nd time...Fires break out in Buthidaung and Maungtaw...Yaba seized in Loilem and Lashio...Brick kiln businesses make small profit...Jackfruit fetches good price in Pwintbyu Township...Central Committee holds meeting to boost SMEs...Vice President U Henry Van Thio oversees regional development tasks in Chin State...Dr Aye Zan appointed Mon State Gov Chief Minister...MYANMAR GAZETTE Confirmation of heads of service organizations...YCDC to distribute water from 13 places during water cutoff...Mandalay Hospital needs blood donors for water festival..... EXTERNAL RELATION:Thura U Shwe Mann receives Forum of Federations delegation and Qatar Special Envoy...Maldives to be visited most of the local people during water festival...State Counsellor receives Special Envoys from Qatar and China...Consultation meeting for UNDAF held...myME to educate 2,500 out-of-school children...Senior General receives Special Envoy of Foreign Ministry of China...China-Myanmar border trade value slumped by over US$200mil...Trade value with ITC hit over Ks12billion as of 17th Feb...Fisheries export value up by over US$86million...Thailand upholds death sentence for Myanmar men, appeal likely..... "OPINION":"Taken at face value, everything looks OK"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"IS Hsa Lein,going to dispear from our youths'lips?"-Khin Maung Oo
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 1 March, 2017
Date of publication: 01 March 2017
Description/subject: HLUTAW:Pyithu Hluttaw: Okkalapa Pagoda, Rehabilitating illegal tenants...2nd Amyotha Hluttaw 4th regular session holds its 14th meeting..... DOMESTIC NEWS:State Counsellor meets with Wheel Chair Train for Peace...US$90 million in losses due to attacks on border trade zone... VP U Henry Van Thio oversees development tasks in Chin State...Pagoda trustees to build more guest houses for pilgrimage season...9th grade final exams wrap up in Maungtaw...70% of coral reefs along Myeik Archipelago damaged: FFI...MFF to spend Ks600m on nurturing young players via football academy...Fire destroys monastery and house in Maungtaw...US$90 million in losses due to attacks on border trade zone...Domestic gold price soars to record high of Ks903,500...Efforts for permaculture to be widely practiced...FMI share price jumps to Ks19,000 ...Earthen utensils industry facing extinction in Rakhine...Shrimp larvae to be bred in Ayeyawady and Rakhine...Kachin state gov’t to set up fund for rural development...State Counsellor meets with Wheel Chair Train for Peace..... EXTERNAL RELATION:State Counsellor receives Cambodian Deputy PM...President U Htin Kyaw receives Cambodian Deputy PM Mr. Hor Namhong...Judicial ethics are to be conformity with international norms: Union Chief Justice...State Counsellor receives JICA President Mr. Shinichi Kitaoka...Thura U Shwe Mann receives Italian ambassador...Electric Power and Energy Minister receives Charge’ d’ Affairs of the State of Kuwait..... "OPINION":"Friends are chosen, but neighbours come with the house!"-Khin Maung Oo..... ARTICLE:"Punitive Action must be taken against Fake drug manufacturers and sellers"-Tommy Pauk
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 28 February, 2017
Date of publication: 28 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 27 February, 2017
Date of publication: 27 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 26 February, 2017
Date of publication: 26 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 25 February, 2017
Date of publication: 25 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 24 February, 2017
Date of publication: 24 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 23 February, 2017
Date of publication: 23 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 22 February, 2017
Date of publication: 22 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 21 February, 2017
Date of publication: 21 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 20 February, 2017
Date of publication: 20 February 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: President visits hospitals in Tonzang, Tiddim, Falam...Investigation Commission writing full report on Maungtaw...Measures taken to protect crops against parasites...Stimulant pills seized in northern Shan State...2 men mugged near Innya Lake, suspects arrested...New oxygen-making machine to bring benefit to patients...My Yangon, My Home festival to come 25 February...Republic of the Union of Myanmar Office of the President Message of Greetings sent by U Htin Kyaw, President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, to the 69th Anniversary Chin National Day celebrations 20th February 2017...President visits hospitals in Tonzang, Tiddim, Falam...Investigation Commission writing full report on Maungtaw...Average inflation rate in Jan 2017 slips...High-quality Zwekapin swimming pool opened in Pha-an..... EXTERNAL RELATION: AirAsia to start Yangon-Honolulu route in late June...Domestic gold price on the rise in keeping with high global price...10,000 tonnes of parboiled rice exported in 10 months...Trade value of US$8billion required to meet expectations...Myanmar International
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 19 February 2017
Date of publication: 19 February 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Government settling 38 cases reported by entrepreneurs to develop private sector businesses...Gems, jade to be sold in Kyat at emporium from 19 to 24 March...Tun Foundation holds its eleventh literatary award presentation...More than 190,000 Amphetamine pills seized in Sittway...Fire destroys makeshift home in Maungtaw...Forestry management workshop held in Mandalay ...Government settling 38 cases ...Vice-President U Henry Van Thio attends opening ceremony of Myanmar Engineer Council Building and Technological Library ...Coordination meeting held for publishing updated Myanmar encyclopedia, for paper reading for translation literature...3-Mile Thiri Myine beach in Kawthoung extended...Jade miners earning good price...Plans underway to build shopping mall made out of bamboo...Farmer call centre to launch in capital on Peasants’ Day ...Cigarettes and betel quids to be sold with health warnings...Fire destroys 14 houses in Pyigyidagun...New Society Party presents policies and programmes...Jade miners earning good price...Yangon Golf Club ...Myanmar International.....EXTERNAL RELATION: Armed clash happened at Myanmar-Bangladesh border...Import, export targets for fiscal 2017-2018 will be issued in March...Myanmar workers in Thailand holding temporary worker’s permit to receive passports...Yadanar Hninzi housing apartment mostly bought by Myanmar citizens in Singapore...Tata Steel looking at Myanmar, Bangladesh B2C markets..."OPINION": "Who’s Who!"-Dr. Nu Nu Win
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 18 February, 2017
Date of publication: 18 February 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Chief Minister: Yangon bus line will meet international standards by 2018...5 million euro loan, tax bill discussed at Pyidaungsu Hluttaw...Republic of the Union of Myanmar Office of the President Notification 23/2017 16th February 2017 Formation of National Committee for Designating Minimum Wage...5 million euro loan, tax bill discussed ...Drug suspect eludes police pursuit and gunfire in northern Yangon...Attorney-General urges courts to resolve cases in timely manner...2,000 midwives to be appointed this year...TV programme on government’s first year to be filmed, broadcast and published...Tatmataw ends area clearance operations in northern Rakhine...Republic of the Union of Myanmar President’s Office Order 2/2017 6th Waning of Tabodwe, 1378 ME 17 February, 2017 Appointment of Taninthayi Region Security and Border Affairs Minister...Chief Minister: Yangon bus line will meet international standards by 2018...Dakkhina district court opened...A fire broke out in Bhamo township...7 ton of illegal logs were captured...Two illegal motor vehicles confiscated in Thaton Township...Seed bank established in Nay Pyi Taw...Pone Taung-Pone Nyar area expected to be designated as ecotourism site...Measures taken to protect crops against parasites...Over 30,000 students in Bago join ethnic language classes...Winter beans and pulses sell well in Pyay...Yangon property prices declined by 25-30% in three years...Vietnamese firms eye investing in Myanmar...Public Contribute Students Democracy Party presents policies and programmes...Formation of National Committee for Designating Minimum Wage..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Thura U Shwe Mann receives Qatar Ambassador...U Ko Ko Naing appointed Ambassador of Lao People’s Democratic Republic...Pindaya Zone fee to be risen to US$5 as of next FY...Myanmar earns over US$12 million from rice exports by sea last month...Suzuki’s carry-branded Japanese minitrucks to export to Laos...Senior General Min Aung Hlaing receives Chairman of Nippon Foundation..... "OPINION": "Find out to remove subversive elements around us!"- Khin Maung Oo
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.0MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 17 February 2017
Date of publication: 17 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 16 February 2017
Date of publication: 16 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Global New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 15 February, 2017
Date of publication: 15 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Global New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (2.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 14 February, 2017
Date of publication: 14 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 13 February, 2017
Date of publication: 13 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 12 February 2017
Date of publication: 12 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 11 February 2017
Date of publication: 11 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 10 February 2017
Date of publication: 10 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 9 February, 2017
Date of publication: 09 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 8 February 2017
Date of publication: 08 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 7 February 2017
Date of publication: 07 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 6 February 2017
Date of publication: 06 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 5 February 2017
Date of publication: 05 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 4 February 2017
Date of publication: 04 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 3 February 2017
Date of publication: 03 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 2 February 2017
Date of publication: 02 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 1 February 2017
Date of publication: 01 February 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 31 January, 2017
Date of publication: 31 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 30 January, 2017
Date of publication: 30 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 February 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 29 January, 2017
Date of publication: 29 January 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State Counsellor attends New Year luncheon...Licenses issued for more than 280 trawlers, 161 boats in Maungtaw Tsp to overcome fishing challenges...Senior General visits head of Shwekyin Religious Order at hospital...14th Tipitakadhara Tipitakakovida emerges...Assailant suspected of attack on Kyikanpin violence arrested...Missing village administrator in Maungtaw found dead of knife wounds...Children in garden of literature as happy as butterflies in colourful garden...Children enthusiastic about colouring and proverb contests at Children Literature Festival in Mandalay...Second day of Children Literature Festival crowded in Mandalay...Garden of medicinal plants to be built in Nawnghkio...Women’s Support Centre to launch in Mandalay in February...Myanmar railways to upgrade circular train tracks...2nd literary talks held in Dawbon Tsp...Yaba seized in Lashio..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Domestic gold prices continue to decline due to slumping global gold price...Myanmar-Chinese begin grand celebration of New Year in Yangon...Japanese chamber makes proposals to Daw Aung Suu Kyi to promote investment...Indian PM dubs main opposition party as “sinking ship”..... "OPINION": "Children and Poems" - Dr. Nu Nu Win.....ARTICLE: "A powerful cure for leprosy: inclusiveness" - Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, Regional Director for WHO South-East Asia
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 28 January, 2017
Date of publication: 28 January 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: President attends Children’s Literature Festival...Myanmar traditional cooking competition and festival being held...Border road being constructed in Pyigyimadaing, Taninthayi...Bayer donates Bayer’s Children Book on Climate Change to the Myanmar Ministry of Education...Humanitarian aid arrives in Maungtaw...President attends Children’s . . ....FITs most vulnerable to traffic accidents...High-rise building under construction in downtown Yangon catches fire...Hospital invites pregnant women with diabetes to join free healthcare plan...2nd Kids Fair to take place 10-12 February...Vehicle catches fire at downtown Yangon...FDA warns sellers not to sell chilli, curry masala powder laced with chemical extracts...International technology show opens in Yangon...Chicken shops to be opened in five ward markets, Yangon..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Humanitarian aid arrives in Maungtaw - Maung Zaw (MNA)...Humanitarian aid subsidised in Maungtaw Township...Humanitarian Assistance after 9/10 Attacks (October 9 Attacks) in Rakhine State (From 4-11-2016 to 26-1-2017)...Humanitarian Assistance after 9/10 Attacks (October 9 Attacks) in Rakhine State (From 17-12-2016 to 26-1-2017)...President U Htin Kyaw receives chairman of JCCI...State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi receives Chairman of JCCI Mr. Akio Mimura...Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker U Win Myint concludes visit to UK...U Henry Van Thio receives Thailand Ambassador to Myanmar...Myanmar Social Impact Forum in Yangon next month...Myanmar, Japanese companies to farm eels for export...Miss Universe beauty pageant kicks off in Manila..... "OPINION": "Time to Remove the Practice of Glass Ceiling!"-Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "Myanmar’s Path to Peace Requires Patience" - U Thaung Tun
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 27 January, 2017
Date of publication: 27 January 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: President U Htin Kyaw and wife, pay respects to head of Shwe Kyin Religious Order, receive advice from Sayadaws...Protections for pachyderms finalised...High-ranking military meet with soldiers on Coco Island...450 fined for driving without seat belts...Fallow and virgin land to be taken back in Mandalay...President U Htin Kyaw and wife, pay respect to head of Shwe Kyin Religious Order, receive advice from Sayadaws...16 apartments for industrial zone workers completed...New 40-bed Sangha hospital to be built in Thaton...Authorities to spend Ks60 billion to add more buses on YBS system...Elephant kills mahout in Mohnyin...Pathein umbrellas in high demand from abroad...Adolescents killed in head-on crash on Yangon-Mawlamyine Road...Volunteers invited to help basic computer learners in Kawhmu Township...Talks on Health and Traffic rules held in Taungoo...KBZ and Visa launch new credit cards...SMIDB and KBZ under discussion to offer CGI system... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker visits Britain’s House of Commons...Vice President U Myint Swe attends 68th Anniversary of India’s Republic Day...Garment enterprises can soon apply for import licenses online...Trade deficit of over US$ 3,950 million as of 20th January...Myanmar’s rubber price falling slightly in late January..... "OPINION": "Some Facebook users are corrupting the Myanmar language before we are aware of it"-Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "Proactive Policies"- Kyaw Win (Labour)
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 26 January, 2017
Date of publication: 26 January 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Gov’t steps up nutrition programme efforts...MYANMAR GAZETTE- Head of service organisation appointed...Gov’t steps up...Government cracking down on illegal trading...National Level Political Dialogue for Regions (Taninthayi Region) successfully concludes...Training course for voting booth supervisors conducted...Fundraiser on 28 January to provide healthcare for Naga people...New housing for growing YCDC staff...High prevalence of elephantiasis found in Amarapura...Opium oil seized in Shan State...Man killed in Myawady hunting accident...MAEX making efforts to be listed on YSX...Vessels to run for Kalatan multi-purpose project to arrive Sittway on 27th January...Myanmar Citizens investments totalled over Ks1.4 trillion as of second week of January...Newly harvested pea production results in rise in green gram price....Foreign Heads of State send felicitations to President U Htin Kyaw...Woman ploughing field shot in Namkham...Tatmadaw clashes with KIA troops in Shan State...Foreign Head of State sends felicitations to State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi...Children, pregnant women in Maungtaw, Buthidaung receive vaccinations...Stinky factories temporarily shut down in Dawei...Villager wounded in mine explosion...Improvised Explosive Devices of TNLA seized..... EXTERNAL RELATION: VP U Myint Swe receives Vice Chairman of General Electric...Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker meets with Speaker of Britain’s Lower House...U Myint Swe presents credentials to President of South Africa...Maung Maung Lynn concurrently appointed as Ambassador to Cyprus...Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker receives IPU Technical Cooperation Program Manager...Legal Affairs and Special Cases Assessment Commission Chairman receives GE delegation...Myanmar sesame price jumps Ks20,000 per bag due to demand from India...Myanmar, China discuss stability, rule of law in border areas...Japan Grants US$ 398, 795 for road upgrading and one school construction...Foreign investments meet the target in 2016-2017 FY...Queen Mother Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck of Bhutan visits ancient pagodas in Bagan...Speaker of the Senate of parliament and Speaker of the House of Commons, parliament of Canada send felicitations to Speaker of the Pyithu Hluttaw U Win Myint and Speaker the Amyotha Hluttaw U Mahn Win Khaing Than...Illegal migrant deported to Bangladesh...Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker receives Vice Chairman of General Electric...Myanmar students can apply for ASEAN Tourism Scholarships
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 25 January, 2017
Date of publication: 25 January 2017
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State Counsellor calls for ensuring transparency in cultural heritage conservation attempts in Bagan...Investigation Commission on Maungtaw meets in Nay Pyi Taw...Suspect arrested in attack on Ngakhuya Border Outpost...Warpeik to be upgraded into a model village...President U Htin Kyaw and first lady attend prize presentation ceremony for English Language Proficiency...Illegally-cut timber and trucks seized...Ammunition seized in Shan state...Dy Attorney-General meets law officers in Sagaing....Raw opium, stimulants seized in Mogaung and Ywangan...Light truck hits bridge’s signboard on Yangon-Mandalay Highway...Unregistered cars seized in Paung Township...MAEX shares can be purchased through four securities companies...CB Bank to install additional 500 ATMs...Nobel Myanmar Literary Festival 2017, Aesthetic literature concludes successfully...Preparations for Mandalay Children’s Literature Festival underway..... EXTERNAL RELATIONS: Aid from Indonesia to be delivered to communities in Maungtaw Township...Central Executive Committee of UNFC holds emergency meeting in Chiang Mai, Thailand...State Counsellor and Queen Mother Ashi Dorji Wangmo of Bhutan pay homage to ancient pagodas in Bagan...RTAD issued licenses for over 100 cars with SKD system...Myanmar’s bananas in demand in Thailand...Seven foreign and local enterprises permitted to invest US$1,435.808 million...Woodside to re-start drilling offshore Myanmar...Speaker of the Pyithu Hluttaw visits Lower House of Parliament in UK...Projection of richness of Bangladesh culture continues...Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker receives representative of IDEA Myanmar..... "OPINION": " Good riddance to our old mindsets and dogmatic beliefs!" - Khin Maung Oo.....ARTICLE: "Pyatho: the month of Equestrian Tourney Festival Maha Saddhamma Jotika Dhaja Sithu"- Dr. Khin Maung Nyunt
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (3.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 24 January, 2017
Date of publication: 24 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 23 january, 2017
Date of publication: 23 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 22 January, 2017
Date of publication: 22 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday, 21 January, 2017
Date of publication: 21 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 20 January, 2017
Date of publication: 20 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 19 January, 2017
Date of publication: 19 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 March 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 18 January, 2017
Date of publication: 18 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 17 January, 2017
Date of publication: 17 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 16 January, 2017
Date of publication: 16 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 15 January, 2017
Date of publication: 15 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 14 January, 2017
Date of publication: 14 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 13 January, 2017
Date of publication: 13 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 12 January, 2017
Date of publication: 12 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 11 January, 2017
Date of publication: 11 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 10 January, 2017
Date of publication: 10 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 9 January, 2017
Date of publication: 09 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 8 January, 2017
Date of publication: 08 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Saturday 7 January, 2017
Date of publication: 07 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Friday 6 January, 2017
Date of publication: 06 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Thursday 5 January, 2017
Date of publication: 05 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Wednesday 4 January, 2017
Date of publication: 04 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Tuesday 3 January, 2017
Date of publication: 03 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Monday 2 January, 2017
Date of publication: 02 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 January 2017


Title: "The Global New Light of Myanmar" Sunday 1 January, 2017
Date of publication: 01 January 2017
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Global New Light of Myanmar
Format/size: pdf (2.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 January 2017