Wedding Fashion Fair to Showcase ASEAN Designers

Modern, traditional creations by 13 designers to be on show for two days in Yangon.

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Senior Chinese Delegation Meets with President, State Counselor in Naypyitaw

Discussions focused on promoting bilateral cooperation and China’s assistance to Myanmar in the peace process, rule of law, and security matters.

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Two Kachin Youth Leaders Fined for Organizing Protest Demanding Action on IDPs

Court orders trio to pay 30,000 kyats each for violating Peaceful Assembly Law by staging Myitkyina sit-in.

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Lawmakers Urge Yangon Govt for Transparency in Development Projects

Lawmakers say they have little to no idea regarding the details of proposed development plans.

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Myanmar Verifies More Than 1,000 Refugees in Bangladesh for Repatriation

Minister U Thein Swe said Myanmar has so far verified more than 1,000 refugees in Bangladesh as former residents and would be repatriating them.

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Parties Gear Up for November By-election

Thirteen seats up for grabs in Union, state, regional parliaments.

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Critics Say Proposed Viewing Tower in Bagan Will Damage Cultural Landscape

A Korea-based company has inquired about building a 100-meter viewing tower near the Bagan Archaeological Zone.

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NLD ‘Waiting for the Right Time’ to Amend Constitution

Party laying the groundwork for reform, remains committed to charter change, spokesman says.

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After Rohingya Rape Accusations, UN Warns of Imminent Births

UN officials are warning of a flood of babies at the refugee camps in Cox's Bazar in the coming weeks and months that could be the result of rape.

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