Monday, August 21, 2017

Crippling urban planning

Urbanisation is developing fast in Myanmar. No one should be left behind.

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The dances of ASEAN

Myanmar students to commemorate 50 years of ASEAN with traditional dance competition

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Tourism themed beauty pageant to showcase Myanmar to the world  

After more than half a century left stumbling through the beauty pageant wilderness, Miss Universe Myanmar returned to Myanmar in 2013, giving pageants a popularity boost which hasn’t waned since.

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The search for Miss Global Myanmar begins

It’s that time of the year again. Miss Global Myanmar Organization is searching for Miss Global Myanmar, who will go on to represent her country in the upcoming Miss Global beauty contest in Cambodia.

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Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts crowned as Wolfson History Prize winner

The winner of this year’s UK-based Wolfson History Prize, awarded for excellence in accessible and scholarly history, has been announced as Dr Christopher de Hamel for his book Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts.

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A bridge too frail

A wooden bridge on Kandawgyi Lake threatens to collapse any minute.

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Ah Lin Saing Gallery Café

The ultimate art-lover’s refuge

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Catpuchino

Yangon’s first cat café opens, and confirms a trend.

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The Yangon-Pyongyang connection

North Korea’s secretive culinary base in Myanmar.

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A helping hand

In drug-ridden parts of Myanmar, users fight addiction thanks to their friends and family.

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