Greece hands over Olympic flame to Beijing 2022 hosts

GREECE on Tuesday handed over the Olympic flame to organizers of the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, a day after the lighting ceremony was disrupted by activists calling for the event to be postponed.
Myanmar ships over 45,225 tonnes of butter bean in FY2020-2021
THE exports of butter bean exceeded 45,225 tonnes in the financial year 2020-2021, generating a revenue of US$25.678 million, as per the Ministry of Commerce’s data.
Local people in Kalay receive 2nd dose of COVID vaccines
Officials, volunteers and healthcare workers measured the body temperatures, blood pressure and monitored oxygen levels before the vaccination.
Heavy rainfall damages some ancient temples in Bagan cultural zone
THE torrential rainfall hit Bagan Ancient Cultural Zone of NyaungU Township, Mandalay Region on 17 and 18 October, resulting in damages to some temples, ...........
Myanmar participates in 2021 global rural development forum
UNION Minister for Cooperatives and Rural Development U Hla Moe participated in the 2021 Global Rural Development Forum chaired by the National Revitalization Administration of the People’s Republic of China through videoconferencing yesterday.
Two border trade posts in Rakhine State resume, opening business opportunities for fish farmers
EXPORT of fishery products from Sittway to Bangladesh, which was suspended almost three months due to the skyrocketing infection rate of the COVID-19 disease, ..............
11,000 oil lamps offered to Shwedagon Pagoda
THE Shwedagon Pagoda Board of Trustees held a ceremony before the full moon day of Thadingyut, 1383 ME at the Shwedagon Pagoda yesterday evening.