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Winners of the Wathann Film Festival 2016

We present the list of winners of the Wathann Film Festival that took place from September 7th – 11th in Yangon, Myanmar. 98 more words

Film Festival

Stupa Troopers - three things to love about Myanmar

Blogged by Anne

We had a flight booked to Singapore and a little under 2 weeks free before heading to Thailand for Tammy and Andrew’s wedding so we searched Singapore to ‘anywhere’ on Skyscanner and looked at the three cheapest destinations – Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur and Yangon. 1,369 more words

Food

YLM Update: Ingyin Literary Festival

Dear readers,

We are excited to announce this December Yangon Literary Magazine will be hosting the Ingyin Literary Festival. There will be a series of literary events held around Yangon featuring some of Myanmar’s premier writers in the industry as well as authors from aboard. 16 more words

Myanmar

Why Myanmar?

It was a puzzle question for me. I was like what I was thinking to book a vacation out of the country and go to this unknown place. 804 more words

Travel

Phyoe Kyi: The White Cloth

Phyoe Kyi is a tremendously talented artist living and working in Taunggyi, Shan State, Myanmar. Not being based in Yangon means that his practice is less known to those familiar with the Yangon art scene, however he is well known outside of Myanmar, having exhibited in Thailand, Germany, Singapore, Japan, and Bangladesh. 759 more words

Artists

Pocket change: Myanmar banks on mobile money

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

YANGON: Carrying her wages in wads of cash across Myanmar was once a risky, onerous but unavoidable ritual for maid Khin Myint Oo. 852 more words

Current Affairs