Mizzima media group will cease publication of its local-language newspaper on February 28, said Soe Myint, chief editor and managing director of Mizzima media.
The stoppage of publication is due to the introduction of digital newspaper on January 1 this year. But the Mizzima media will extend its TV and radio broadcasting services.
The government gave the green-light for the publication of 16 private daily newspapers in 2013. The Voice daily, the Union Daily, the New Golden Land daily and the Standard Time Daily firstly came out on April 1, 2013.