Submitted by Eleven on Fri, 10/12/2018 - 15:15
Myanmar Press Council (MPC) issued a statement on October 11, saying it strongly denounced Yangon regional government’s charge against three senior journalists of the Weekly Eleven News Journal and Yangon regional government needed to lodge a complaint to the press council first.
Submitted by kst on Thu, 10/11/2018 - 16:34
Container truck drivers staged a protest along Strand Road in Kyimyindine Township, Yangon, at about 8 pm on Wednesday causing a massive traffic blockage.
The protest came after traffic police stopped some container trucks from using the road beyond prescribed period.
Submitted by kst on Thu, 10/11/2018 - 16:32
K36.942 billion worth's of BPI medicines were sold in 2017-2018 fiscal year with most purchased from the Ministry of Health and Sports, according to Myanma Pharmaceutical Industries.
Submitted by kst on Thu, 10/11/2018 - 16:25
In Myanmar 59 percent of people who die results from diseases related to smoking and consumption of tobacco products, said Union Minister for Health and Sports Dr Myint Htwe.
Submitted by Eleven on Thu, 10/11/2018 - 16:02
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and ASEAN Prime Ministers in Mekong region held a cordial meeting with the presidents, vice-presidents and general secretaries of football federations of Myanmar, Thailand, Lao, Cambodia and Vietnam and U-17 captains and exchanged greetings in Tokyo, Japan.
Submitted by Eleven on Thu, 10/11/2018 - 15:12
Yangon regional government sued chief editor Kyaw Zaw Lin, editor in-charge Na Yi Min and chief reporter Phyo Wai under Section 505 (b) on October 10.
The Weekly Eleven Journal issued on October 8 carried the article about “Closure of unprofitable filling stations, school buses with unknown borrower and public shares with individual names” written by Phyo Wai.
Submitted by Eleven on Thu, 10/11/2018 - 08:49
Regional MP Kyaw Zeya representing Dagon Township Constituency-2 will appear in court as defendant witness in the case against three journalists from the Weekly Eleven Journal, who have been sued by Yangon region government under Section 505 (b) of the Penal Code, according to the news coverage by Yangon Khit Thit Media on October 10.
Submitted by Eleven on Thu, 10/11/2018 - 08:37
The ongoing use of repressive and outdated legislation to suppress and control the media is having a detrimental impact on Myanmar’s democracy and freedom of the press, according to a statement by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ).
The IFJ released this statement after the police arrested the chief editor of the Weekly Eleven Journal, the editor-in-charge and the chief reporter on October 10.
Submitted by kst on Wed, 10/10/2018 - 16:17
A 12-wheeled truck carrying jade stones was stopped and seized in Kyaukme town of Shan State (North) at about 7 am on Tuesday, but some members of the public have questioned how such
Submitted by kst on Wed, 10/10/2018 - 16:13
Red-coloured small stones assumed to be rubies were found scattered on both sides of Mudon-Thanphyuzayat Road in Hneepadaw Village, Mudon Township, Mon State, according to local sour