Myanmar: Revival of the Lost Kingdom
June 30, 2014
Myanmar: Revival of the Lost Kingdom
Myanmar still requires extensive reform before investors will jump in with both feet, but noticeable progress is underway.
Myanmar: Revival of the Lost Kingdom
Why Was Myanmar’s President Not Invited to Modi’s Swearing-In Ceremony?
June 03, 2014
Why Was Myanmar’s President Not Invited to Modi’s Swearing-In Ceremony?
What this tells us about India’s policy toward Southeast Asia
Why Was Myanmar’s President Not Invited to Modi’s Swearing-In Ceremony?
Myanmar’s ‘Black Page’ Media Protest
April 17, 2014
Myanmar’s ‘Black Page’ Media Protest
Local media outlets protest the ongoing detention and harassment of journalists in Myanmar.
Myanmar’s ‘Black Page’ Media Protest
Myanmar: The Worsening Plight of the Rohingya
March 19, 2014
Myanmar: The Worsening Plight of the Rohingya
It has been a tragic start to the year for Myanmar’s persecuted Muslim minority.
Myanmar: The Worsening Plight of the Rohingya
Preserving Indian Heritage in Myanmar
March 03, 2014
Preserving Indian Heritage in Myanmar
Yangon was once a center for India’s independence struggle. Can the heritage be preserved?
Preserving Indian Heritage in Myanmar
Myanmar Stumbles on Press Freedom
January 22, 2014
Myanmar Stumbles on Press Freedom
Despite the lifting of censorship, journalists in Myanmar still face intimidation.
Myanmar Stumbles on Press Freedom
Burmese Military Faces Rape Allegations
January 17, 2014
Burmese Military Faces Rape Allegations
A recent report reveals that the army has been using rape as “a tool of war.”
Burmese Military Faces Rape Allegations
Myanmar’s ASEAN Chairmanship: Lessons from Cambodia
January 13, 2014
Myanmar’s ASEAN Chairmanship: Lessons from Cambodia
Will nascent reforms enable Myanmar to avoid a repeat of Cambodia’s notorious term?
Myanmar’s ASEAN Chairmanship: Lessons from Cambodia
Myanmar Pardons Political Prisoners As Reforms Continue
January 01, 2014
Myanmar Pardons Political Prisoners As Reforms Continue
Myanmar's President Thein Sein began to deliver on a promise made earlier in 2013 by freeing political prisoners.
Myanmar Pardons Political Prisoners As Reforms Continue
State Capitalism or Rule of Law in Myanmar?
December 23, 2013
State Capitalism or Rule of Law in Myanmar?
The country is experiencing a tug of war between military dominance and a more open democracy.
State Capitalism or Rule of Law in Myanmar?
The Surprising Potential of Mongolian-Myanmar Relations
December 04, 2013
The Surprising Potential of Mongolian-Myanmar Relations
Despite some significant differences, the two countries have substantial scope for cooperation.
The Surprising Potential of Mongolian-Myanmar Relations
Naypyidaw Rejects UN Appeal
November 23, 2013
Naypyidaw Rejects UN Appeal
The plight of the Rohingya continues as Myanmar refuses to grant them citizenship.
Naypyidaw Rejects UN Appeal
Burma's President Will Not Run In 2015 Elections
October 26, 2013
Burma's President Will Not Run In 2015 Elections
Thein Sein has chosen not to run in the 2015 elections. Can Myanmar find a visionary leader to replace him?
Burma's President Will Not Run In 2015 Elections
Tin Htut Paing: On The Run in Myanmar
October 07, 2013
Tin Htut Paing: On The Run in Myanmar
Despite reforms, fighting for your rights in Myanmar remains a dangerous proposition, as one young activist has discovered.
Tin Htut Paing: On The Run in Myanmar
Constitutional Reform Needed for Myanmar’s Ethnic Challenges
July 15, 2013
Constitutional Reform Needed for Myanmar’s Ethnic Challenges
Thein Sein and Aung San Suu Kyi have driven Myanmar’s reform process. They now need to tackle its ethnic challenges.
Constitutional Reform Needed for Myanmar’s Ethnic Challenges
The Mad Monks of Myanmar
July 09, 2013
The Mad Monks of Myanmar
In this photo essay, The Diplomat offers a close-up look at the anti-Muslim 969 movement on the rise in Myanmar today.
The Mad Monks of Myanmar
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