Some 120 inmates have been stranded for seven days on an island near Moulmein while being transferred from Kawthaung prison following a riot.
A new air-conditioned train service launches this weekend, offering tourists and pilgrims the chance to travel from Rangoon to the historical Buddhist site of Kyaiktiyo.
Burma’s Livestock and Fisheries Ministry issued a warning last week to ten private agro firms and ordered them to repay billions of kyat in loans by 31 August or face…
Residents in Yaynanchaung are upset with the parliament’s upper house speaker after he commandeered a notebook containing Aung San’s original handwriting
Tensions are high in Rangoon’s Dagon Port township after authorities cordoned off a piece of disputed property claimed by local farmers last Friday
Nearly 600 Burmese migrants, who recently returned home from Malaysia after a string of attacks against Burmese nationals, have applied for new jobs through the government