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Myanmar bans workers going to Malaysia as Rohingya crisis grows

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

YANGON: Myanmar has banned workers from going to Muslim-majority Malaysia as relations sour between the neighbours over a bloody military crackdown on the Buddhist country’s Rohingya minority. 363 more words

Current Affairs

It's Another World

I recently traveled to Myanmar. My travel expectations were cautiously optimistic given its recent political and militaristic history. But I knew that it was an opportunity that I just could not pass up. 416 more words

Landscape Architecture

Accusations of genocide in Rakhine should be not thrown around loosely: Kofi Annan

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

YANGON: Accusations of genocide taking place in Myanmar’s Rakhine state is a very serious charge, said former UN chief Kofi Annan who is chairman of the Rakhine Advisory Commission.  459 more words

Current Affairs

The National Museum in Yangon

The highlight of Myanmar’s National Museum in Yangon is the lion throne (simhasana) of the Mindon dynasty. Once carted away by the British as a spoil of war, it has now been brought back and displayed in teakwood-lined room in the museum. 325 more words

Art

Sunset Shwedagon

Without a doubt the centrepiece of Yangon is the famous golden stupa of Shwedagon.

It is important to ensure that you wear suitable clothing when visiting the pagoda as it is a holy place of worship; that is ensure your knees and shoulders are covered. 327 more words

Myanmar

Popular nichii Brand Enters Yangon

Since the opening of its first boutique store in Malaysia in 1985, nichii has been in the forefront of women’s fashion. Providing the latest trends and styles from casual to work clothes to evening wear, nichii woman can find the right fit for any type of occasion. 581 more words

Myanmar

10 Best prewedding photos by More creative studio

Let me present the best wedding photos produced by more creative studio.

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Photography