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Daily life in Yangon, Myanmar
Xinhua News Agency

Daily life in Yangon, Myanmar

Children play at the bank of Yangon River on the outskirts of Yangon, Myanmar, March 9, 2015. (Xinhua/U Aung) 1 2 3 1 Xinhua News Agency, 2 weeks ago
Yangon jetties open with more in the works Myanmar Times, 3 weeks ago

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The Last Days of the Yangon River Ferry

On a warm Friday in mid-November, the old Yangon Ferry shuddered across the riverbank in Burma for the last time. The next morning, commuters boarded three shining new boats donated by the government of Japan. The moan of the old engines was ...
 Time2 months ago

Debate rages on waterfront's future

The port facilities ringing Strand Road on the Yangon River are being upgraded even as some experts are calling for increased public use of Yangon's waterfront. Downtown Yangon as seen from a ship in Yangon River. Photo: Zarni Phyo Myanma Port ...
 Myanmar Times2 weeks ago

In world's poorest slums, landfills and polluted rivers become a child's playground

A girl plays with her brother as they search for usable items at junkyard near the Danyingone station in the suburbs of Yangon, Myanmar, in 2012. Photo by Damir Sagolj/Reuters Worldwide, more than 340,000 children under age 5 died from diarrheal ...
 PBS1 month ago

Myanmar Life along the river

The Belmond Orcaella at sunset. Source: Supplied FISHERMEN in tiny boats wave as we pass. Women scrub their clothes on rocks along the riverbanks. Children splash in the shallows. Oxen pull old carts while villagers work in rice fields in front of ...
 Daily Telegraph Australia1 week ago Life along the river  Perth Now1 week ago

Search for ferry victims hits snag

YANGON: Strong currents hampered efforts to retrieve the bodies of victims of a ferry accident which killed at least 34 people off western Myanmar, as hopes dimmed for the missing. The Aung Takon 3 sank late Friday after leaving the town of ... weeks ago Myanmar to inspect all state-owned boats after ferry sinking  The Sun Daily1 week ago 33 die as ferry capsizes in Myanmar  Oman Tribune2 weeks ago 21 dead in ferry sinking weeks ago

Death toll climbs in Myanmar ferry accident

Yangon - The death toll in a weekend ferry accident off Myanmar's north-western coast has increased to 59 as more bodies were recovered, state-run media reported on Tuesday. The Myanma Ahlin newspaper said that rescuers pulled 23 more bodies out ...
 News241 week ago Myanmar ferry accident death toll climbs to 59 as more bodies retrieved  1057 EZRrock1 week ago Myanmar ferry accident death toll rises to 59  CTV News1 week ago

Rangoon: A city in transition

Burma Rangoon (or Yangon as it is now known), Burma's largest city, is already unrecognisable to those who knew it a few years ago, and will soon be again. It's all changing so fast, my elderly taxi driver, Victor, told me. My 2011 edition of ...
 IOL2 weeks ago Pandaw announces new river adventure on Burma's Chindwin River A Voyage to Nagaland  Travel and Tour World1 month ago Pandaw's New Myanmar Cruise Sails the Chindwin  Travel Agent Central1 month ago Burma (Irrawaddy) River Cruise Basics month ago
The Nation Pakistan

'Extinct' Myanmar Bird Rediscovered after 73 Years

Yangon - A bird that was long thought to have gone extinct has been rediscovered in Myanmar after a team of scientists used a recording of the species' distinctive call to track it down. The Jerdon's Babbler (chrysomma altirostre altirostre) -- a ...
 Sudan Vision Daily2 weeks ago Rare Myanmar bird found after 73 years  The Nation Pakistan3 weeks ago 'Extinct' Myanmar bird Jerdon's Babbler rediscovered ...  Firstpost.com3 weeks ago Extinct Myanmar bird rediscovered after 73 years  Saudi Gazette3 weeks ago
Nikkei Asian Review

Scenic spot on Mekong gives view of regional connectivity

SOP RUAK, GOLDEN TRIANGLE, THAILAND -- From this scenic vantage point at the confluence of the Mekong and Ruak rivers in northwest Thailand it is possible to visit three countries in a day: Myanmar, Laos and Thailand. At very least, a visitor can ...
 Nikkei Asian Review2 weeks ago The Shipping News: Scenic Spirit launches on Mekong River in 2016  WA Today1 month ago
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