Should Facebook Flee Myanmar?

Last week, United Nation investigators briefing the press about the humanitarian crisis in Myanmar pointed their fingers at a surprising perpetrator: Facebook. The officials said that hate-filled Facebook posts have helped amplify deadly ethnic tensions in the country, where military strikes since last August have spurred about 700,000 Bengali Muslims to flee to Bangladesh from […]

United Nation RFQ for Common Messenger Service for its offices in Yangon-Nay Pyi Taw. Closing Date 10 May 2017

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list The United Nations System in Myanmar is seeking a reliable Service Provider for a common UN Messenger Service for (Yangon-Nay Pyi Taw and Nay Pyi Taw-Yangon) for its operation in Myanmar. The Service Provider is expected to be in charge of the collection and delivery of mail, including […]

Myanmar’s reformist business tycoon leading economic evolution

Zaw Zaw, the chief of Max Myanmar group, a major conglomerate in Myanmar, has become the poster boy for the country’s uphill battle to outgrow its past and build a democratic society and a fully modernized economy. About half a year since the U.S. lifted economic sanctions against the Southeast Asian nation, which was under […]