Questions and answers with Saw Myo Min Thu, executive director of Thabyay Education Foundation.
15 The News For 15 August 2018
Virya Myanmar gives training and opportunities to women in need, making high quality clothing in traditional fabrics for the Yangon market.
Renowned in Myanmar as a pioneer of library science, and honored abroad for his contributions to scholarship, U Thaw Kaung looks back on a life among books.
Cloth bags with ethnic patterns are becoming popular with foreign and local women
The former Thai diplomat tells The Irrawaddy that the next few months could be ‘game-changing’ for Myanmar, depending on how it handles developments in the strife-torn state.
U Set Aung said Myanmar's new deal with the SEZ's Chinese developer would include safeguards against a debt trap and that efforts to reform the overall economy were on track.
Mongla Group supports peace, but the path to that goal is not the same for all groups, general secretary U Kyi Myint says.
USDP spokesperson U Thein Tun Oo discusses the upcoming by-election, the peace process, his party’s efforts to enhance its image and the 2020 election.
Chin National Front vice chairman Salai Lian Hmung says differing definitions of democracy and federalism are the key hurdles to implementing the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement.
Ethnic minorities should embrace, not reject, statues of the late general because it was because of him that they can push for federalism, an NLD spokesman said.
The Irrawaddy spoke with DICA Director U Aung Naing Oo about the main changes in store under the new law, foreign investment prospects and the business landscape heading forward.
Halfway through the government’s term, a Yangon lawmaker speaks with The Irrawaddy about ongoing friction between the regional government and Parliament.
Military representatives oppose the inclusion of an international member but both sides know they must somehow carry out an investigation that is acceptable to the international co
Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said that a plan was "on the table" to ask all individuals and political parties to return money that came from 1MDB.
With Departure from Rakhine Advisory Panel, Kobsak Sends a ‘Warning Signal’
New, Improved Deal on China-Backed Kyaukphyu SEZ Due Soon: Deputy Minister
USDP Talks 2020 Elections, Peace Process
The Weakening Kyat-Dollar Exchange Rate
Ethical Fashion Empowering Underprivileged Women
Librarian-Scholar Took the Road Less Traveled By
Young Bag-Maker Draws Inspiration From Traditional Weavers
The Kachin Journalist Breaking Stereotypes
Weeks of Fighting Between Rival Armed Groups Continues in Northern Shan
State Counselor Meets Rakhine Investigation Commission to Discuss Work Plan
Kyat Trade Deregulation Will Aid Govt’s Development Plans: Suu Kyi Adviser
Scores of Homes Destroyed, Damaged by Storm Surge in Pyapon