Myanmar Journalists Call For Balanced Rakhine Coverage in International Media

YANGON — Headlines with prominent references to “genocide” and “ethnic cleansing’ in Myanmar make veteran journalist Daw Aye Aye Win uneasy, as she explains she feels international media coverage about what is happening in northern Rakhine State fails to tell the whole story of the crisis. Currently, the region is reeling from Arakan Rohingya Salvation […]

Yangon Central Press building gets recognition, revamp

The Yangon Heritage Trust has added a symbolic blue plaque to its seventh city landmark: the century-old, still-working Central Press on Thein Phyu Road. The building, which has been in continuous use since 1912, officially joined six other historically significant edifices in Yangon in sporting the heritage markers yesterday. Although the blue plaque does not […]