New pill and tablet factory opens in Insein

A ceremony to open a new facility that produces medicinal pills, tablets and capsules was held yesterday morning at New MPI (Myanma Pharmaceutical Industry) Project site in Pharmaceutical...

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Dateline Irrawaddy: ‘Development of a Country Depends Greatly on Leadership’

The Irrawaddy interviews the grandsons of two martyrs who were assassinated 70 years ago and asks what Myanmar leaders should learn from them today.

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This Week in Parliament (July 17-21)

The Irrawaddy briefs you on the week that was in the national legislature.

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The Irrawaddy Business Roundup (July 22)

Myeik to offer more hotel rooms, micro-lenders receive cash boost, logistics firm opens in Thilawa, and KBZ expands satellite capacity.

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UN Envoy ‘Strongly Urges’ Myanmar to Accept Fact-Finding Mission

Yanghee Lee wraps up a trip to Myanmar lamenting restricted access and allegations of intimidation of her sources by the state.

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Roads to be paved at Muse 105-mile trade zone

Upgrading the roads at the Muse 105-mile trade zone will involve construction of reinforced concrete roads for the convenience of trucks going to and from Muse 105-mile trade zone. The ma...

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A major driving force of the country

By Khin Maung Oo A country needs financial strength for its survival. Without wealth or finance, it will find it difficult in operate the government’s administrative machinery. Accordingl...

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By Dr. Aung Soe (a) Aung Kyaw Moe Retired State Medical Superintendent Myanmar Gastro – enterology and Hepatology Society is going to hold World Hepatitis Day ceremony at UMFCCI on 23rd J...

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Heavy rains submerge 688 houses in Mon State

Heavy rain that began in Kyaikto Township, Mon State on Thursday has caused several injuries, displacement of thousands and extensive damage. Heavy rains near Thein Zayet Village in Kyaik...

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