China said it will continue to talk to Myanmar about a controversial stalled dam project, after Myanmar’s new energy minister cast doubt over the scheme.
Ministry plans to file charge against 25-year-old who reportedly convinced girls he was the next Buddha.
Govt spokesman says statement on Rohingya crisis echoes perceived international bias.
After hundreds of pagodas were damaged by an earthquake in August last year, authorities ban climbing at most of the sites for safety reasons.
United Nations says trafficking networks already exist in southern Bangladesh’s sprawling camps.
Will US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson raise Myanmar’s past connections with N Korea when he meets with his counterparts in the country later this month?
Lawmakers vow to tackle frequent clashes between police and mining prospectors after latest violence in Hpakant jade mining area.
The govt has granted one billion kyats for research and development in the health sector, according to the minister for health and sports.
UN Security Council urges Myanmar govt to stop excessive force in Rakhine State, where violence has forced more than 600,000 Rohingya to flee the country.
Humanitarian workers will travel to troubled region following Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s appeal.
Academics urge intl universities to continue collaborating despite pressure to cut ties after Rakhine crisis.
Myanmar Border Police targeted by armed men from Bangladesh side, says govt.
An IMF delegation visits Myanmar for an annual economic checkup of a country whose treatment of its Rohingya minority has put it in the intl spotlight.
Dwindling global funding, draconian laws and widespread stigma mean the virus remains prevalent among sexual minorities.
Myanmar’s State Counselor makes a surprise one-day visit to conflict-torn northern Rakhine State.