Private Myanmar newspapers struggle to stay afloat
With tears in his eyes, the chief editor scoured the last-ever edition of his newspaper before sending the proofread copy to the printing press.
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TAUNGGYI, Myanmar: Ethnic media and views needed in Myanmar
For three days last week, more than 250 journalists belonged to ethnic groups from all over Myanmar gathered here with clear objectives: to make their voices heard and to strengthen their nascent media network as well as improve journalistic skills and professionalism.
Beauty by tradition
Everywhere I go in Myanmar, I see them: women, children and, on the odd occasion, men, with a clay-like substance swept in neat circles across their cheeks and smudged casually on their noses, chins and foreheads.