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Zaw Naing Oo

The house that trash built: Myanmar start-up turns clutter to handicrafts

05 Mar 2020

YANGON From a distance, ChuChu Design, a single-storey building across the river from Myanmar’s bustling commercial capital, looks like any other on the impoverished outskirts of the city. | Video

Rising sea levels put Myanmar's villages on frontline of climate change

27 Feb 2020

BAGO, Myanmar Three years ago, the villagers watched as the Sittaung River on Myanmar's southeast coast crept closer to them, swollen by powerful tidal surges from the Gulf of Mottama that eroded its banks. | Video

Supporters throng streets as Myanmar leader Suu Kyi returns from The Hague

14 Dec 2019

NAYPYITAW Thousands of supporters of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi thronged the streets of the capital Naypyitaw on Saturday to celebrate her arrival back from The Hague, where she defended the country against genocide charges. | Video

Suu Kyi's bid to reform charter sparks rival protests in Myanmar

17 Jul 2019

YANGON Thousands of people demonstrated on Wednesday on the streets of Myanmar's largest city, Yangon, both for and against proposed constitutional amendments that would reduce the power of the military.

Hardline Myanmar monk's supporters protest arrest warrant

30 May 2019

YANGON Hundreds of supporters of Myanmar nationalist monk Wirathu protested at the country's most sacred Buddhist pagoda on Thursday against a warrant issued for his arrest to face sedition charges. | Video

Arrest warrant issued for Myanmar hardline monk Wirathu

29 May 2019

YANGON A court in Myanmar has issued an arrest warrant for a nationalist Buddhist monk, Wirathu, on a charge of sedition, police said on Wednesday.

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