The Myanmar Times
Sunday, 26 October 2014
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Pressing questions with May Myat Noe

The winner of the 2014 Miss Asia Pacific World contest discusses the pageant and her hopes for the future

 

 

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Living well in Myanmar: Go nuts

A new study suggests that nuts and peanuts are key ingredients for reduced risk of disease and a long life

 

 

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ASEAN dance spectacular impresses in China

Cultural dances delighted the audience at the Fangchenggang concert hall in Guangxi, China, on June 18 as part of the “Charming ASEAN, Approaching China” program. 

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Myanmar chefs to train for ASEAN cooking competition

The Myanmar Restaurant Association put out a call on June 30 for emerging and skilled chefs to apply to compete in the 10th ASEAN Skill Competition, to be held in October in Hanoi.

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Parks and recreation

Zon Pann Pwint takes a look at the direction Yangon's city planners are heading with regards to green public spaces.

 

 

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Shakespeare comedy inspires young actors

The classic Shakespearean farce A Midsummer Night’s Dream received a distinctly Myanmar twist in a recent performance at the Strand Ballroom.

 

 

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Pressing questions with Phyu Mon

Artist Phyu Mon, 57 years old, has worked in digital, performance and installation arts with an environmental focus since 1985.

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Literary tea house calms all comers

Mandalay's long-running and beloved tea shop Kyaing Thin soothes the soul with tea – and a side of good old-fashioned Buddhist metta.

 

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A spirit refuge

Becoming a spirit medium is a socially accepted, even honoured,  performance art for gay men  who still face prejudice in Myanmar.

 

 

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Pressing questions with Daw Nyo Nyo Thin

The Myanmar Times meets Yangon region MP Daw Nyo Nyo, a leading voice in the struggle for women’s political participation.

 

 

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