Local and international travelers can start applying for visas to cross the border online later this month.
A survey conducted by UMFCCI shows stifling costs, currency depreciation and red tape is making conducting business here ever more challenging.
Leeds United will visit Myanmar despite an army crackdown and the British government's advice against traveling to some areas in the country.
Where are they now? In this article published in The Irrawaddy magazine, we checked up on the country’s retired military leaders.
The Irrawaddy picks out its commentaries, analyses and news stories from the past year to help you learn more about Myanmar.
The pope will meet with refugees on Friday and his speeches will be watched closely for the use of the word “Rohinga.”
Pope says diversity can be a source of strength amid international condemnation of the military’s treatment of Myanmar’s Rohingya minority.
Govt spokesman says statement on Rohingya crisis echoes perceived international bias.
Davies’ book is a highly readable account of World War II in Myanmar that bears relevance even to today’s situation, writes Lintner.
Aung San Suu Kyi has told diplomats in private meetings that she is frustrated with the United Nations.
Award-winning cartoonist, illustrator and animator Wunna Soe shares his story.
Countries’ home affairs ministers yet to draw up resettlement plans for refugees who fled Rakhine violence.
State Department says it is ‘imperative’ those responsible for atrocities in Rakhine be held ‘responsible.’
World Bank will delay loan until conditions improve in Rakhine State.
Ewan Cameron questions why the EU-Myanmar Investment Protection Agreement is being sold as common sense.