The Myanmar Times
Thursday, 02 April 2015
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

SIM distribution system 'not fair'

Migrant workers in Nay Pyi Taw say they are missing out on K1500 SIM cards due to impractical ID requirements.

Continue reading »

US officials continue dialogue with navy

The navy’s top brass met United States officials in Nay Pyi Taw last week in another indication of the country’s strong desire to engage with Myanmar’s military and its naval realignment to the Asia-Pacific region.

Continue reading »

Farmers await compensation for cement factory

Farmers in Nay Pyi Taw should soon receive the compensation promised to them in January.

Continue reading »

Farmers defy military, cultivate farmland

Farmers in Nay Pyi Taw whose fields were confiscated by the army more than 20 years ago have begun growing crops on the still-vacant land.

Continue reading »

Bus services from capital limited during Thingyan

Changes to bus and train services will affect those travelling to and from Nay Pyi Taw during the Thingyan holiday.

Continue reading »

Nay Pyi Taw hit by minor earthquakes

Two moderate earthquakes rocked central Myanmar last week but no casualties were reported.

Continue reading »

Residents band together to protect homes in Pyinmana

Fear stalks the streets of Pyinmana as soldiers and police mount checkpoints, and vigilante groups form to protect their homes, mosques and monasteries, local people say.


Continue reading »

Speed traps coming to Nay Pyi Taw highway

We’re watching you – so you watch your speed, motorists are being told.




Continue reading »

Girl raped in Nay Pyi Taw ward admin yard

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped in the compound of a ward administration office in Nay Pyi Taw Council Territory at about 10am on March 6, while her mother was shopping.

Continue reading »

Blaze torches government housing in Myanmar's capital

Six empty houses burned down after a fire started to burn rubbish blazed out of control.

Continue reading »