A Thai monastery caught up in a money laundering case is helping pay for the event and sending its own monks to take part.
A smaller group without a fundamental agenda poses biggest threat to complex process, says EU analyst
ENAC argues for states’ right to collect tax, run mother tongue school programs.
Dealers say possible sanctions on Myanmar’s jade and gems will have little impact, as most sales are to neighboring countries.
Friends and colleagues of U Ko Ni say the Constitution may be hindering the arrest of his assassination’s suspected mastermind.
Yangon’s general administration dept bans drone flying in areas in 16 townships where local and international aircraft operate.
Report by the NGO Free Expression Myanmar says despite amendments in August 2017, Article 66(d) is still being used to stifle opposition by those in power.
Myanmar will delay the long-awaited reform in a move likely to disappoint cash-starved businesses amid growing doubts over the management of the economy.
Plenty of concerts and art exhibitions – all in Yangon this week, as picked by The Irrawaddy.
Military is trying to drag Arakanese people into communal conflict, says Tun Myat Naing.
Myanmar responds to mounting international criticism over its treatment of the Rohingya Muslims.
The journalist, who spent decades reporting on the excesses of the military junta in Myanmar, explains what the refugee crisis means for India and the region.
Man sought after allegedly slaying wife, nephew, mother-in-law with a knife.
A USDP spokesperson says the party will put the interests of the country first and offer suggestions to the NLD.
Advisers and stakeholders call for a revamped economic strategy.