The Myanmar Times
Friday, 25 April 2014
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Mandalay to Singapore for US$95

A new airline is offering cut-rate fares plus ground transportation, starting April 5.


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Separation of powers: the military and politics

Having looked to the Indonesian political system as a case study, Myanmar academic Ko Sai Ye Kyaw Swar Myint believes the Tatmadaw should stay out of politics.

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Study seeks new water resources

Yangon City Development Committee is working with Shwe Taung Development Company and a South Korean firm to develop new water resources for Yangon.

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Mandalay townships surveyed in trial census

Trial surveys have been carried out ahead of next year's national census; the first in over 30 years.


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UEC vows 2015 election to be free, fair

Union Election Commission chairman U Tin Aye has affirmed his commitment to ensuring the integrity of 2015 elections.

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Universities ink deal for cooperation

Yangon University and Thailand’s Thepasatri Rajabhat University will collaborate on the study of small- and medium-sized businesses and rural development.

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NLD founder U Win Tin: the shirt stays on

Former political prisoner U Win Tin faces the threat of jail time for his refusal to stop wearing his trademark blue shirt.


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History lessons

Jim Della-Giacoma on how Myanmar can learn from and avoid mistakes made during Indonesia’s violent transition period.

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Mindon-era building foundations uncovered

Efforts to revive a handful of important archaeological sites in Mandalay dating back to the reign of King Mindon are underway.

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Survey looks to improve on Yangon's water resources

The YCDC has enlisted the help of a local company and a South Korean firm to develop new water resources for Yangon.

 

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