A conference on Media Development in Myanmar/Burma was held at Kandawgyi Palace Hotel in Yangon on 20-21 May. It was the second conference with an address by Union Minister for Information Aung Kyi. It was cosponsored by the Ministry of Information and Myanmar Media Development Thematic Working Group (MDTWG) in partnership with UNESCO and International...
Nowadays, many observers and analysts on press freedom of Burma think the Southeast Asian country is really on a path of reform. However, some do not agree on this. During the BBC’s Burmese Service transmission from its new London Broadcasting House, Burma’s pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi said: “It’s very important that the external...
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