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"The New Light of Myanmar" 2006

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Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 December 2006
Date of publication: 31 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 December 2006
Date of publication: 30 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 December 2006
Date of publication: 29 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 December 2006
Date of publication: 28 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 December 2006
Date of publication: 27 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 December 2006
Date of publication: 26 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 December 2006
Date of publication: 25 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 December 2006
Date of publication: 24 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 December 2006
Date of publication: 23 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Informationm Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 December 2006
Date of publication: 22 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 December 2006
Date of publication: 21 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 Decemver 2006
Date of publication: 20 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 December 2006
Date of publication: 19 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB0
Date of entry/update: 21 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 December 2006
Date of publication: 18 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 December 2006
Date of publication: 17 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 December 2006
Date of publication: 16 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12 MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 December 2006
Date of publication: 15 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 December 2006
Date of publication: 14 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf(6.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 December 2006
Date of publication: 13 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (13 MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 December 2006
Date of publication: 12 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 December 2006
Date of publication: 11 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 December 2006
Date of publication: 10 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 09 December 2006
Date of publication: 09 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (13 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 08 December 2006
Date of publication: 08 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 07 December 2006
Date of publication: 07 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 06 December 2006
Date of publication: 06 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 05 December
Date of publication: 05 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Entperirse, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 04 December 2006
Date of publication: 04 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 03 December 2006
Date of publication: 03 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 02 December 2006
Date of publication: 02 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 01 December 2006
Date of publication: 01 December 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 November 2006
Date of publication: 30 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 November 2006
Date of publication: 29 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 November 2006
Date of publication: 28 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 November 2006
Date of publication: 27 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 November 2006
Date of publication: 26 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 November 2006
Date of publication: 25 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 November 2006
Date of publication: 24 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 November 2006
Date of publication: 23 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 November 2006
Date of publication: 22 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 November 2006
Date of publication: 21 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 November 2006
Date of publication: 20 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 November 2006
Date of publication: 19 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 November 2006
Date of publication: 18 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 November 2006
Date of publication: 17 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar0
Format/size: pdf (9.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 November 2006
Date of publication: 16 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 November 2006
Date of publication: 15 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 November 2006
Date of publication: 14 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 November 2006
Date of publication: 13 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 November 2006
Date of publication: 12 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmnar" 11 November 2006
Date of publication: 11 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 November 2006
Date of publication: 10 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 09 November 2006
Date of publication: 09 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 08 November 2006
Date of publication: 08 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar0
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 07 November 2006
Date of publication: 07 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 06 November
Date of publication: 06 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 05 November
Date of publication: 05 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 04 November
Date of publication: 04 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: PDF(10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 03 November 2006
Date of publication: 03 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 November 2006
Date of publication: 02 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 Nov 2006
Date of publication: 01 November 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 December 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 October 2006
Date of publication: 31 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 October 2006
Date of publication: 30 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterpreise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 October 2006
Date of publication: 29 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterpise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 October 2006
Date of publication: 28 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 October 2006
Date of publication: 27 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 October 2006
Date of publication: 26 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 October 2006
Date of publication: 25 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar0
Format/size: pdf (9.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 October 2006
Date of publication: 24 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 October 2006
Date of publication: 23 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 October 2006
Date of publication: 22 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pd f(9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 October 2006
Date of publication: 21 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 October 2006
Date of publication: 20 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar0
Format/size: pdf (12 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 October 2006
Date of publication: 19 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterpsie, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 October 2006
Date of publication: 18 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 October 2006
Date of publication: 17 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 November 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 October 2006
Date of publication: 16 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.1MB, 9.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs2/NLM2006-10-16.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 October 2006
Date of publication: 15 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 October 2006
Date of publication: 14 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 October 2006
Date of publication: 13 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 October 2006
Date of publication: 12 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 October 2006
Date of publication: 11 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 October 2006
Date of publication: 10 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 October 2006
Date of publication: 09 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 October 2006
Date of publication: 08 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 October 2006
Date of publication: 07 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 October 2006
Date of publication: 06 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 October 2006
Date of publication: 05 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 October 2006
Date of publication: 04 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 October 2006
Date of publication: 03 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 October 2006
Date of publication: 02 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 October 2006
Date of publication: 01 October 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 September 2006
Date of publication: 30 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 September 2006
Date of publication: 29 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 September 2006
Date of publication: 28 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 September 2006
Date of publication: 27 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 September 2006
Date of publication: 26 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 September 2006
Date of publication: 25 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 September 2006
Date of publication: 24 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 September 2006
Date of publication: 23 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.3MB
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 September 2006
Date of publication: 22 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 September 2006
Date of publication: 21 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 September 2006
Date of publication: 20 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 September 2006
Date of publication: 19 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5,7MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 September 2006
Date of publication: 18 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 September 2006
Date of publication: 17 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 September 2006
Date of publication: 16 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 September 2006
Date of publication: 15 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 September 2006
Date of publication: 14 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 September 2006
Date of publication: 13 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 September 2006
Date of publication: 12 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 September 2006
Date of publication: 11 September 2006
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 September 2006
Date of publication: 10 September 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: National Convention will resume at Nyaungnapin Camp on 10 October; North Okkalapa BEPSs benefit from donation of Yangoin Division USDA: Course on international trade opens; MAF preparing for international level archery championships; Myanmar Observer Delegation to attend 27th ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Organization Work Committee and General Assembly; Dagon Myothit (North) USDA holds annual general meeting; World First Aid Day observed; Cash donated for building Sasana Beikman in Thongwa; Regional development tasks supervised in Mandalay, Magway Divisions; CEC member attend Pyapon District USDA AGM; MMCWA (Central) launches Nutrition Week 2006; Nay Pyi Taw Traffic RUles Enforcement Supervisory Committee holds 15/2006 meeting; Minister receives Malaysian guests; Energy Minister receives foreign ambassadors; Myanmar delegation leaves for China; First aid course opened; Commander-in-Chief (Navy) Vice-Admiral Soe THein receives Indian delegation; Nutrition Promotion Week launched in Yangon Division; 25 members quit Kyaunggon Township NLD - They lose faith and trust in NLD party leaders..."POEM":"Let's maintain genuine national traditions"("With our own palace and monarch - The historical tradition and traits...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Rural folks have now access to clean water"...FEATURE:"Milestions in nation-building endeavours-1"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 September 2006
Date of publication: 09 September 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: National now has rich education enrironment that opens door for every person; Dagon Myothut (South) Township USDA holds annual general meeting; Tailoring Courses open in Myawady, Kawkareik; Fermers to improve biosecurity, farming knowledge; MMCWA (Central) Vice-President donates delivery room equipment, medicines in Thazi; Nay Pyi Taw Command puts nearly 500,000 fingerlings into dam; Myanmar delegation leaves for Finland; Vice-PResident of MMCWA tours Kangyidaunt Township; H&T Minister receives foreign ambassadors; ASEAN+3 meeting focuses on environmental cooperation; Myanmar will soon be able to declare itself as a country free from iodine deficiency..."PERSPECTIVES":"Myanma Railways to fuilfil transportation requirements"...FEATURE:"The conspiracy of some US Congressmen and axe-handles against Myanmar"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 September 2006
Date of publication: 08 September 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Progress in construction and cultivation tasks of Bhamo District inspected - Commander tours Northern Command area; Commander inspects Htet Ma Ngin Dam in Kengtung; Yangon Command sees exceeging target acres of physic nut; Cash donated for funds for construction of Gandakuti building at Shwe Myet Hman Pagoda in Shwedaung; Thingangyun Education College students become USDA members; Sanitation carried out, medical fund set up at Specialist Hospital (Waibagi); 17th Meeting of ASOEN concludes; Japanese Government's grant to Thaton District Hospital; Special express train service begins 4 Sept; Collective presentation of membership applications held; ASEAN seeks ways to standardize rules for producing electrinic devices; Coord meeting on 3rd CAEXPO held; ASEAN radio quiz held; Minister inspects underground cable laying in Pyinmana; Lewe USDA holds Annual General Meeting 2006; Indian Myanmar businessmen eye win-win cooperation; Mandaya on track to meet monsoon paddy cultivation target; Commander inspects development tasks in Hpa-an Township; Regional development tasks supervised in DaikU..."POEM:"Light of Learning will lead they way"("Chronicle to be divulged - In Twenty-first Century, Age of Education...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Try to raise the literacy rate"...FEATURE:"Education for Alll (EFA): A Global Commitment and an Opportunity"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 September 2006
Date of publication: 07 September 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Brazil; Sooner completion of irrigation facilities ensures faster imsplementation of development projects - Secretary-1 inspects Myogyi nultipurpost dam project; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Brazil. Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; F&R Minister sends employees in Mandalay; Myanmar, Japan officials hold talks on trade and investment; Tasks for preser5vation of cultural heritage inspected; 3rd CAEXPO, 3rd CABIS at end of October in Nanning, PRC; Meeting on the Environment in progress; Information Minister receives foreign guests; Danations invited for building of Sasana Zatika Mosoeyein Taikthit in Kayan; Myanmar Non-formal Education Chornicle in circulationl 12th ASEAN Land Transport Working Group Meeting held; New generation engineers to share experience; Legal affairs discussed; Commander, CEC members attend inauguration on Nondwin (3) Dam in Sagaing Township; Health Minister inspects Tatkon Township Hospital..."PERSPECTIVES":"Do extensive research and produce potent traditional medicines"...FEATURE:"Long-term challenge of the 21st Century"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 September 2006
Date of publication: 06 September 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Yangon-Mandalay dual railroad will emerge upon completion of Pyinmaman-Myihaung section - Secretary-1 inspects regional development work in Mandalay Division; Electric Power-2 Minister inspects electrical device factory, lamppost factory; CPT minister receives Russian guests; MSF brings up new generation seimmers; CSSTB member leaves for Cambodia; Steps for regional development discusses; Minister calls for more investment in extraction of bio-fuel; Myanmar declared as nation free from bird flu; Reclamation of special breeding farms inspected; People can bebome good citizens through uplift of national education - Special Refresher Course No 59 for Basic Education Teachers concludes in Phaunggyi; Desks, stationery donated to primary schools in Thakayta township; Outstanding plicemen honoured; Myanmar business man to participate in Young Leadership PRogram; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects regional development tasks in Mandalay Division; 21 resign from Dedaye Township NLD as they no longer put trust in leaders of the party..."POEM":"Only if lust is banished"("Varied forms of lust - Seenm heard and touched...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Shape a stable and promising future"...FEATURE:"Hailing 41st International Literacy Day"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 September 2006
Date of publication: 05 September 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Rise in number of students pursuing higher education depends on teacher's ability to organize, lead rural parents - Secretary-1 addresses conclusion of special refresher course No 25 for basic education teachers; Lt-Gen Ye Myint goes on inspection tour of physic nut plantation, Marlenttoung dam project site; Yangon Division opens performing arts competitions; Sub-power station inspected in Shwe Paukkan Industrial Zone; Works of arts students displayed; Sym[osium on Hepatitis B & C on 9 September; WVO opens advanceed coordinator course; Home Affairs Minister leaves for ROK; Taninthayi Div WAO organizes educative talks; Obsteric & Gynecology Society to hold a medical conference; SSA (South) Ywet Sit group keeps on committing terrorist acts recruiting minors; Clean water supply project undertaken in 16,266 villages out of 23,225 nationwide; Commander, minister attend ceremony to launch special express train service; Yangon-Mandalay special express train launched..."PERSPECTIVES":"Produce more quality products"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 September 2006
Date of publication: 04 September 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint attends opening ceremony of Sewing Machine Factory (Annexe) in Kyaukse; Mass activities for greening Thingangyun Township launched; Merchants in Lashio meet to set up companies; Fourth Year National Immunization days launched in PyinOoLwin; MWEA holds get-together; Industrtry-1 Minister inspects site for cement plant, factories in Kyaukse; MWF hosts dinner in honour of PRC Wushu demonstration team; Building of Pre-Primary School opened in Hlainggwe Township; Offering of gold foils to Shwezigone Pagoda commences; Families of Tatmadaw (Army,Navy and Air), wellwishers offer provisions to monasteries and nunneries in Sangyoung, Thakayta, Dawbon..."PERSPECTIVES"":"National Convention, an august forum to decide future of State"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 September 2006
Date of publication: 03 September 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Only when there are sound foundations will enduring democratic state stand tall among nations of the world - National Convention will be recovened in second week of October;Yangon East District MCWSC organizes quiz, coking contest to mark Nutrition Week; Opportunity Journal oganizes talks in business management; Development tasks in Shan State (South) inspected; Commander attends conclusion of ploughing for cultivation of monsoon paddy in Pyinmana District; Health facilities in Ahlon, Mingaladon, North Okkalapa Townships inspected;A&I Minister inspects Plant Biotechnology Laboratory, plantations in Hmawby; Documentary on biography of The Venerable Ledi Sayadaw to be telecast; Vice-Mayor inspects tax-free markets in Yangon City; Screening of film "Hmyaw-Lint-Chin-yaswa" begins; Locals urged ti extend cultivation of pernnial crops; Special express train service begins Sept; Bado Division sets plan to grow 3 millions acres of monsoon paddy this year - Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than meets departmental personnel in Pyay..."PERSPECTIVES":"Produce vegetable and fruits on commercial scale"...FEATURE:"Distinct and unique features of Myanmar performing arts"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 September 2006
Date of publication: 02 September 2006
Description/subject: DOMESIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe feliciates Vietnamese President; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends felicitations to Vietnam; Service personnel to discharge duties assigned by local ahthorities fir accomplishmet of fie rural development tasks; Minister inspects telecommunication tasks in PyibOoLwin; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Vietnam; Minister meets employees of Yangon City Electric Power Supply Board; Tasks if Insein Locomotive Shed inspected; Irregularities in making Myamar Video features under investigation;Mawlamyie Township USDA holds annual meeting; USDA Sectetary-General receives Japanese youth delegation;21st Gem and Jade Sales 2006 conclude; 48 members of Mawlamyinegyun Township NLD quit;Nay Pyi Taw raffic Rules Enforcement Supervisory Committee holds meeting; Three primary schools benefit from aids of USDA; Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister arrives back from Thailand; Nay Pyi Taw Herbal Plantation to be upgraded; Model Trainee Award and Shooting Award winner honoured; Vessel loaded with plam oil arrives;Prime Minister General Soe Win sends felicitations to Vietnam; Concerted efforts of departmental officials, local people lead to greater regional development; Chinese atheletes exhibit Wushu skills;Special express train begins Yangon-Mandalay run 4 Sept..."PERSPECTIVES":"Demonstrate artistics skills in traditional cultural performing arts competitions"...FEATURE:"Golde opportunities for superior qualifications"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 September 2006
Date of publication: 01 September 2006
Description/subject: DMOESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Uzbekistan President; Seninor General Than shwe sends felicitations to Qatar; Myitkyina-Bhamo-Tagaung-Mandalay Road reduces travelling hour;Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Foreign Minister sens felicitations to Qatar; Yangon East District holds Performing Arts Competitions; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Uzbekistan; Yangon West District MCWSC holds quiz and cooking contest; Myanmar, India to discuss trade cooperation; Refresher course for general practitioner on 2 Sept;Prevention on bird flu discussed in Mandalay; Myanmar delegation attends 5th officials' meeting on ASEAN Charter;H&T Minster arrives back from Indonesia; 21st Gem and Jade Sales 2006 of UMEHL commences; Merdeka Tropy handed over to MOC;Cultivation of pepper to be extended as main crop in Rakhine State; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Qatar; Lt-Gen Myint Swe participates in Dagon University's tree planting ceremony..."PERSPECTIVES":"Continue working towards a polio-free country"...FEATURE:"Myanmar footbakk heading for era of gold"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 October 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 August 2006
Date of publication: 31 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Malaysia; Prime Minister General Soe Win receives Special Envoy of the President of the Bolivian Republic of Venezuela; Home Affairs Minister meets with service personnel of Thayawady District, Bago Division (West); Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Malaysia; Minister attends Health Ministers;s Meeting of WHO SEA Regional Countries, Regional Committee Meeting Dhaka; Educative talks given in Yangon East University; C-C (Navy's) Shield Volleyball Championship commences; PBANRDA Minister receives UN Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF; ARticles, advertisements on traditional medicines need permission; 21st Gem and Jade Sales continue for third day; MWAF organizes educative talks in PyinOoLwin; 11th ASEAN APOL Database System Working Group-ADSWF meeting concludes; US dna British Enbassies give instructions through conducting courses, interfering in Myanmar's internal affairs; 40 members quit Kyaklat Township NLD losing trust in NLD, it's leaders..."PERSPECTIVES":"Myanmar crowned with success in Merdeka Tournament"...FEATURE:"Comprehensive education promotion endeavours in Myanmar"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 August 2006
Date of publication: 30 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Cooperate with local people in regional development tasks; Kachin State eyes improvements to transport facilities; Thabaung Township keeps cattle free from foot & mouth disease; Minister for Education meets M Research trainees; Desks and starionery donated to primary schools in Dagon Myothit (East) Township; Minister on inspection tour of Myingyan District; 21st Gem and Jade sales continues; New bus line launched; USDA CEC member visit Insein Township; Training Course on USe of Wide Area Network opens; Exercise books donated by USDA Secretariat member; USDA donates desks to schools in Kachin Statel Teachership course on early s=childhood development opens; Tune-up matches to beheld for setting up U-20 Myanmar team to participate in Kekong region sports; Deputy Minister visit Myitnge carriage and wagon factory, Ywahtaung disel locomotive shed; Government,people,Tatmadwa will ward off adn drush terrorist bombers; Trawler catches at jetty; Cultivation of monssoon paddy in An Township execeeginf target; Lt-Gen Myint Swe welcomes back victorious Myanma Tatmadaw track & field contingent..."PERSPECTIVES":"Ngathayauk Dam for boosting cultivation capacity"...FEATURE:"May all flowers be fragrant!"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterpsie, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pd f (5.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 August 2006
Date of publication: 29 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Secretary-1 receives UN-Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF; Commander attends physic nut plantation, medical fund donation ceremonies in Dala Township; Paukkaung Township USDA holds Anual General Meeting; Secretariat Member attends ceremonies to set up education funds for schools in Meiktila, Taungtha; Minister inspects irrigation facilities in Mandalay; families of Supreme Court put fingerlings into farms; Training course on trainers for the increasing awareness of RH through IEC and BCC intreventions held; MWAF holds talks in Kyaukse; NPED Minister attends ASEAN Economic Ministers Meeting; Minister receives guests; Minister inspects sub-power stations, offices of township GADs; Religious Affairs Ministry holds meeting to organize pilgrimage to India, Nepeal; Sitt Thwe magazine curculation; MMPA requests to donate old film journals, magazines on Myanma film; Lt-Gen Ye Myint visits rubber, teak, perennial crops plantations in Myitkyina; 21t gem and jade sales for 2006 launched; New Format NLM;25 quit NLD in Mawlamyinegyun..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work harder for rural development"...FEATURE:"Theory of vaalue"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterpsie, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 August 2006
Date of publication: 28 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects physic nut, teak and rubber plantations in Myitkyina; Educative talks given in Amarapura; MBF president leaves for Japan; Development tasks of Taikkyi, Hmawby Townships inspected; Indonesia Trade fair opens; Talks on trafficking in persons held; Myanmar-Indonesia bussiness meeting held; Sixth Performing Arts Competitions of DPRPW conclude; Provisions donated to monasteries, nunnery in Hlinethaya, Kyimyindine Townships; Tatmadaw families, well-wishers donate provisions and cash to monasteries in Pyinmana..."PERSPECTIVES":"Extend cultivation of high-yield crops"...FEATURE:"Discussion of pensioners (19)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 August 2006
Date of publication: 27 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Funds for treatment of cancer for children established; Lashio Myoma market being upgraded; Shan State (East) to grow green gram extensively; Installation of electric meters inspected in Mawlamyine; Inter-Ministry Table Tennis tourney commences; Officials of MMPA meet video entrepreneurs; Yangon Division Sipervisory Committee for Ensuring Secure and Smooth Transport holds meeting; Sittway Sub-Printing House holds Waso robes offering ceremony; Commander-in-Chief (Air)'s Championship Shield Boxing Tournament held; Education Minister inspects university and schools; No 2 BEHS in Sangyong Township holds annual meeting; Performing Arts Competitions of Directorate of PRPW continue; Myogyi dam to irrigate 30,000 acres of farmland; SWRR Minister inspects fire stations; Site for construction of Kyitaungkan sub-power station, Ahlon power station inspected; MWJA holds power reading session; Exceeding targets of Ministry of Finance and Revenue coordinated; Myanmar delegation leaves for Indonesia; First Nay Pyi Taw Command Commander's shield soccer tourney ends; Commander tours Ye Township in Mon State; Pangsan (Pangkham) and Mongla on road to development..."PERSPECTIVES":"Nurturing human resources for border areas"...FEATURE:"Prospering Kontaung village"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 August 2006
Date of publication: 26 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Contestants will be able to take part in Myanma Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions with peace of mind as venues for the competitions have been made as secure as possible; Information Minister receives Correspondent of Bangkok Bureau for Yomuuri Shimbun; Kayan Township USDA holds annual general meeting; Indonesia Trade Fair to be held; Thai Deputy PM and Minister of Justice concludes visit; Livestock farms inspected in Shan State (North), Mandalay Division; Dagon Myothit(Seikkan) Township gets self-reliant transformer; Workshop on forest research concludes; ministry of Labour honours outstanding students;Two human traffickers jailed; Min Ko Naing, Htay Kywe hold talks with British envoy, Ko Ko Gyi, Thet Zaw meet NLD members in Kalay, Kalewa; Bridges, roads in Kachin State inspected; SSA-S harming State and people by shooting people, detonating bombs, torching houses, abducting villagers..."PERSPECTIVES":"For sustainable progress of domestic gems market"...FEATURE:"A plant for longp-term income"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 August 2006
Date of publication: 25 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Prime Minister General Soe Win receives Thai Deputy Prime Minister and MInister of Justice; U Tin Oo Lwin presents Credentials to President of Maldives; Minister goes on inspection tour of coffee plantations in PyinOoLwin; MFPTMA office at 29, Mine Ye Kyaw Swa Street, Lanmadaw Township; Thai Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice arrives at Nay Pyo Taw; Thai Deputy PM and Minister of Justice calls on Minister for Home Affairs; PBANRDA Minister receives Thai Deputy PM and Minister of Justice; Vocational training courses conclude; Healthy environment and aedes, rubbish, tobacco-free schools designated in South Okkalapa; Commander, Minister inspect road construction work; Yangon Division, District, Township WVSC holds coordination meeting; FAO Resident Representative calls on Minister for Livestock and Fisheries; Myanmar health delgation arrices back from Canada; British ambassador meeting unlawful organizations resorting to improper means, with excuses for cooperation in health sector; NCGUB trying to obtain international cash assistance to continue its terrorists acts; Agriculture and livestock farms inspected in Kashio; Minister inspects power stations in Bago Division (West), calls for more income from power supply..."PERSPECTIVES":"Enhance rural health care services"...FEATURES:"Civilized and gentla Myanmar traditions"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 August 2006
Date of publication: 24 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Ukrainaian President; Myanma Tatmadaw Track and Field Team leaves for Singapore; Minister receives ICRC Resident Representative; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Ukraine; Minister inspects preparations for timber sales; performing Arts Competitions of Directorate of PRPW opens; Yangon Division's outstanding students honoured; Establishment of Special Economic Zone in Myawady discussed; Functions of Auto-exchanges in Bago Division inspected; Commander, Energy Minister meet service personnel under ministry; Carpets and tarpulin sales centre opens in Pyinmana; Minister for Mines receives Chairman of China Yunnan Corporation; Wellwisher donates K 10 m to Nay Pyi Taw's General hospital; Healthy environment and aedes, rubbish, tobacco free schools designated in Hline; Ministry of Health holds coord meeting; Discussion on Indonesia Trade Fair and Economic Seminar held; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Ukraine; A&I Minister inspects research farm in Kyaukse; 28 more members quit Labutta Township NLD losing trust in NLD and party leaders..."PERSPECTIVES":"Higher socio-economic status,results of peace and stability"...FEATURE:"In the service of the State"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.17 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 August 2006
Date of publication: 23 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Although Tatmadw allows for recruiting members according to their wishes, they can enter Tatmadaw only whe nthey follow prescribed rules and regulations; Coord meeting of Myanmar Fruits and Vegetables Producers Association held; USDA membership applications submitted; Natogyi Township USDA holds Annual General Meeting 2006; Advance vocational training course and celerical course open in Dagon Myothit (North); Rubbish, aedes and tobacco free schools acknowledge in Yankin Township; Myanmar Symposium on Tectonics, Earthquake Engineering and Earchquake Related Hazards on 26 August; Ma Mya Thaung Wai secures 1st ladies award; Eight conference of NCUB held in order to commit destructive acts; Ensuring sales of basic foodstuff at reasonable prices in markets spotlighted; Namti Bridge (Kanhla) in Mogaung, Kachin State, inaugurated..."PERSPECTIVES":"Build more dams for agriculture and greening of environment"...FEATURES:"The story of expatriates betraying the nation"..."Diplomats and staff of British, US embassies frequent NLD HQ, puppet of west bloc"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 August 2006
Date of publication: 22 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Entreprenuers are to do their gems business not only for their own interests but for posterity's; U Wunna Maung Lwin appointment ambassador to Belgium; Commander inspects regional development tasks in Kyauktan, Thanlyin Townships; UMFCCI's executive leaves to attens ASEAN Trade Mission in India; Myihaung-Pyinmana Road Section's double railroad construction project inspected; Maldivian health delegation arrives; Over 49,100 students receive free medical care; Performing Arts competitions launched in Yangon; USDA CEC member inspects regional development in Ingapu Township; Desks, clothing, cash assistance donated to BEPSs in Hlinethaya; MWAF holds educative talks AT Hlinethaya BEHS-1; IAI Training Course opens; Mandalay Division to put one million acres under monsoon paddy..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work in concert for peace and stability"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information ,Union of Myannmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 August 2006
Date of publication: 21 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends cash and king donation ceremonies of Tatmadaw falimiles and wellwishers to monasteries in Ahlon, Tamway, Mingala Taugnyunt; Minister inspects power lines, sub-power stations; Construction of Kyangin-Okshitpin section of Kyangin-Pakokku Railroad Project commences; Hindu families offer Waso roves, 'soon' to members of the Sangha; Tailoring course concludes in Myeik; Stake drive to install lifts at Shwedagon Pagoda; Cash donated for building historic Vipassana Pagoda in Mumbai, India; CEC member attends ceremonies to present prizes to outstanding students; Ministry of Industry-1 honours outstanding children of its employees; Development tasks of Htigyaing, Katha under supervision; Communication stations inspected; Under-3 cm ells released into water; Porgress of Yeywa Hydel Power Project inspected; 28 members of Labutta Township NLD quit as they lost interest and faith in the party..."PERSPECTIVES":"For perpetuation of traditional culture"...FEATURE:"Self-reliant libraries ehnancing national outlook of people"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 August 2006
Date of publication: 20 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Hungarian President; L-Gen Kyaw Win assists in renovation of Takaw-Mongping-Kengtung Union Road in Shan State (East); Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects construction tasks at Ngamoeyeik Bridge (Kamakyi); Self reliant new school building handed over in Oinlaung; Stationery provided for Pandapwint Hill monastic education school; Teachers, students donate cash and king; School health Week launched in Mayangon; Greening and sanitation tasks carried out in Shwepyitha Township; Foreign Minister sends falications to Hungary; Health Minister leaves for Gangladesh to attend ASEAN meetings; Lt-Gen Myint Swe places the gem casket at coernerstone for construction of Myanmar Anti-Narcotics Association building; Mones Minister meets gem entrepreneurs; Ministry of Industry-1 holds coordination meeting to review work performance and discuss future tasks; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Hungary; Matters for holding 14th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Perfirming Arts Competitions discussed..."PERSPECTIVES":"Grow hidh-yield groundnut for edible oil"...FEATURE:"To eliminate narcotics with international outlook and national awarness"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 August 2006
Date of publication: 19 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Council Chairman Senior General Than Shwe acceots credentials of Ambassador of United Kingdon of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Commander and wife attend talks on cancer of women's reproductive organ; Mayor inspects sanitation tasks; Cash donated to MWJA; Thai Air Asian introduces new flight, holds dinner; MWAF raises awareness of HIV/AIDS, human trafficking; UMFCCI General Secretary meets Chinese guests; State developming poiltically and economically due to infrastructural development across the nation; Progress of Takaw-Mongping-Kengtung Union Highway inspected; Palm oil-loaded vessel arrives; 33 members of Mawlamyinggyun Township NLD quit due to ignorance of NLD to serve interests or the State and the People; Floods force families to evacuate, case no casualty; State Peace and Development Council Chairman Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Each special development region facilitated with one 200-bed specialists hospital, one university/college, one GTC and one GCC..."PERSPECTIVES":"Enhance abilities of the youth of national races"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar0
Format/size: pdf (11.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 August 2006
Date of publication: 18 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 discusses regional development with national race leaders of Shan State; Medicines, medical equipment donated to military hospital, Meiktila General Hospital; Bangkok-Yangon-Bangkok trip of Thai Air Asia launched; Machine and Machine Tools Factory Project, Technical School inspected; Information Minister makes an inspection tour of Loimwe; Minister of NPED, UNICEF ink Country Programme Action Plan; Minister, Japanese Ambassador ink agreement; Japanese Ambassaor calls on Home Affairs Minister; Minister receives Japanese Ambassador; Diplomats, media persons visit Mongla, Pangsan in Shan State (East)..."PERSPECTIVES":"Wipe out narcotic drugs with the strength of people"...FEATURE:"Grow groundunt for surplus edible oil production"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 August 2006
Date of publication: 17 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of sympathy to PRC; Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Indonesian President; Provision donated to monasteries in Kengtung, Shan State (East); Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sehin attends sixth destruction of narcotic drugs in Kengtung; Officials urged to boost agricultural production, green Meiktila plains; Foreign Minister sends message of sympathy to PRC; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Indonesia; Minister inspects repair of cargo vessrel Cosmic Master; Myanmar will adhere to its resolute conviction and intention to eradicate narcotic drugs from its soil; Diplomats, media persons hosted dinner in Kengtung; Diplomats, representives of UN agencies, local and foreign journalists go on study tour of Kengtung region; Campaign to end poppy cultivation cocerns only with nation as it must be launched with internal strength; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of sympathy to PRC; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends felicitations to Indonesia; Prime Minister sends message of Sympathy to PRC; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Indonesia; Allegations Myanmar subject to poverty, famine and eco slump totally untrue; Press conference 6/2006 held in Kengtung..."PERSPECTIVES":"For systematic development of Myanma traditional medicine"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 September 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 August 2006
Date of publication: 16 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: 16-bed hospital opened at Nyaungbintha Village in Pyu Township; Fund raised for MEiktila Nursing School, Education College; Minister for Education meets faculty members in Meiktila; Deputy Minister inspects functions of Customs Department; Commander of Western Command, Minister for Transport inspect extension of runway at Sittway Airport; Bago Division electrical engineer's office, Indagaw industrial zone, Hlegu electrical engineer's office inspected; Seminar on development of rural women opens; Names of differently-termed herbal plants to be corrected; Sales of confiscated goods fetch K 549.4m; MWAF holds educative talks on health; WInthuzar Shop opened in Insein; Cadets of DSMA visit MMCWA; 262 drug cases exposed in July,424 drug dealers booked; Mid-year Myanmar Gems Emporium to be held in Oct; Commander, minister inspect contruction work in Yadanabon Myothit; Minister meets members of WVO in Kalay, Tamu Districts; NLD constantly committing acts endangering nation, people..."PERSPECTIVES":Towards wider rural health care service""...FEATURE:"Special rice shop opened for convenience of the people"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (812K)
Date of entry/update: 16 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 August 2006
Date of publication: 15 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than meets departmental officials, social organizations in DaikU Township; Secretary-General views paddy harvesting and winnowing of USDA members in Thazi; Progress of education institutions inspected; Minister attends clarification on performance of Myanmar Marketing Committee, meets hotel staff; "Soon" offered to members of Sangha of State Pariyatti Sasana University; MMCWA holds educative talks; Myanmar Academy of MEdical Science to hold meeting; Writing Project Proposals and Reports Course opens; Yangon Division holds school health week; Runway of Kyaukpyu Airport in Rakhine State extended; USDA CEC members accept membership applications; Industry-1 Minister calls for production of inport substitute machinery; Minister inspects approach road to Ponnyataung Tunnel; Electrical engineer's offices, sub-power station construction projects inspected in Bago Division..."PERSPECTIVES":"Striving for development of border trade"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.85 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 August 2006
Date of publication: 14 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Agriculotural sector plys important role in development of the State economy; Fingerlings put into dam, trees planted; Paper on Seven Myanmar Literary WOrks read; Dry day inspection teams check departmental, Tatmadaw vehicles; Myanmar businessmen to participate in ASEAN-BAC meeting, ASEAN-CCI conference; Multiplier Course No 1/2006 concludes; Educative talks on trafficking in persons held in Pyinmana; Minister inspects Artemisia plantation, pharmaceutical facotry (Pyin-Oo-Lwin); Energy Minister inspects Nyaungdon Oil and Gas field; Lathe factory of Automibile and Spare Parts Cooperative Syndicate inspected; Meeting on organizing International Literary Day and ceremony to mark UN Literary Decade held; Philippines Foreign Secretary winds up visit; Tatmadaw families, wellwishers offer privisions to monasteries, nunneries in South Okklapa, Hline Townships; Cash and kind donated to monasteries of Lewe and Ela; 19 resign from Hinthada and Dedaye Township NLDs to serve interests of State and people..."PERSPECTIVES":"For successful cultivation pf physic nut"...FEATURE:"Facts about MANA"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 August 2006
Date of publication: 13 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Cultivation of 10 major crops, pepper as much as possible stressed; Ministr for Electroc Power No (1) receives Indian Ambassador; Progress of Ayeyaway Bridge (Yadanabon) inspected; Applied Accounting & Management course opens; Cash donated to Myanmar Cricket Team; Commander, minister accept USDA membership applications in Mandalay; Sangyoung Tsp launched greening and sanitation campaign; MMCWA (Central) gives educative talks in Kyauktan; Commander meets Cocogyun-bound service personnel; No 020 filling station srpings up in Mingala Taungnyunt; Desks donated to BEPs in Helu Township; Myanmar Idoine Deficiency Elimination Central Committee meets; Tax free markets inspected; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends cash donation ceremony for construction of buildings at Wailuwun Monastery in Hlegu Township; Minister inspects progress of Thiri Nanda Dam, Pozolan Cement Plant; Tue in to MRTV programmes on 15.0 Msym/sec..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards development of trade and commerce"...FEATURE:"Education for All" in nation of libraries"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.53 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 AUgust 2006
Date of publication: 12 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe congratulates Columbia President; Senior General Than Shwe receives Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Philippines; Vice-President of MWAF receives Resident Representative of UNICEF; Blood donation of Myanmar Brewery Ltd held; Counselling course concludes; Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Philippines, Madame and party arrive Yangon; Educative talks given in Tamway Township; Paddy husk-fired power station launched in Waingmaw; Desks donated to schools in townships of Mandalay Division; MAS-OISCA-run school celebrates 10th anniversary; 18th Meeting of the Task FOrce on Tourism Manpower Development commences; Nay Pyi Taw-Mawlamyine bus line launched; The Union of Myanmar - The State Peace and Development Council - The Law Amending theDevelopment of BOrder Areas and National Races Law - (The State Peacea and Development Council Law No 7/2006)...; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than inspects progress of Ma Mya Dam Project, growing of physic nut plants in Ayeyawady Division..."PERSPECTIVES":"Try to exceed crop yield targets"...FEATURE:"To gain merits in perpetuity"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Informatio, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.93 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 August 2006
Date of publication: 11 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Demonstration on direct seeding method, paddy transplanting skills contest, power-tiller demonstration held in Taunggyi; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than attends conculding of pluughing for monsoon paddy cultivation in 2006-07, paddy transplanting contest in Ayeyawady Division; Foreign Minister arrives back from New Delhi; Japan Foundation donates books to Bado Degree College, Yangon East University; New Office of UMFCCI at 29 Min Ye Kyawswa Road; Deputy Minister urges officials to develop more local-made locomotives; Health Educative Course opens in Mandalay; Meeting for Ad-Hoc Committee of Tourism Manpower concludes; Yangon Division's 14th Performing Arts Competitions open; Tailoring course opens in Shwepyitha; Nurses and midwifery training schools, medical universities inspected; Sweing machines donated to Nurses and MIdwifery Training School in Liokaw; Chinese Women's Association donates medicines, robes to nuns; Relief measures taken at flooded areas in Mom State, Mandalay Division; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects business at five tax-free markets; USDA members urged to join hands with locals for regionsl develppment; Putting no trust and reliance on NLD - 28 resign from the party as members..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work in concert for success of National Convention"...FEATURE:"Images of development in Taninthayi Division"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 August 2006
Date of publication: 10 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Thai Supreme Commander and wife conclude visit; SWRR Minister receives UNICEF Resident Representative; Myanmar delegation leaves for Pakistan; UMFCCI General Secretary receives foreign guests; Mya Ayeya market ship on departure for Mandalay 15 Aug; Desks, stationery donated to BEPSs in Hlinthaya Township; Course on Forest Research Skills opens; Public Health in Emergency Core Disseminator Training opens; Thai guests visit Shwedagon Pagoda, Abhaya Labha Muni Buddha Image; Minister for Agriculture and Irrigation inspects dams, water puimping stations; Energy Planning Department, Petronas sign MoI; Prizes presented to outstanding townships for increased family income; Minister to attend BIMSTEC meeting; Government striving for advancement of education and health sectors to develop human resources; Kandawgyi National Gardens extension needs SPDC approval..."PERSPECTIVES":"Raise the monentum of industrial development"...FEATURE:"Hilly region national races enjoy travelling by train in comfort"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.20 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 August 2006
Date of publication: 09 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Singaporean President; Vice-Senior General Maung AYe receives visiting Thai Supreme Commander; Industry-2's employees receive computer skills; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Singapore; Forest conservation tasks to be step up in dry region; Fund-raising films shows to be presented; National Library, up for auction; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Singapore; Shan State (South) holds monsoon tree planting ceremony; Thai Supreme Commander arrives Yangon; Minister receives Charge d' Affaires of US Embassy and Representative of UNODC office; No longer wish to remain as party members due to loss of interest in NLD; Myawady border trade zone to be established in order to export quality prioducts; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife bid farewell to visiting Thai general and party on their departure for Yangon; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San host dinner in honour of Supreme Commander of Royal Thai Armed Firces..."PERSPECTIVES":"Establish ASEAN Community in accordance with ASEAN Vision 2020"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.35 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 August 2006
Date of publication: 08 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Achievements of ASEAN not onlu due to individual and collective efforts of member countries but also for its ways of achieving things, sush as consesus building, positive thinking...; Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Senior General Than Shwe receives Thai Supreme Commander; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye welcomes Thai Supreme Commander General Ruengroj Mahasaranond and party; Shan State PDC holds 9th prize presentation ceremony of matriculation examination for 2006; 1036 residetns in Lewe receive free medical treatment; World Breastfeeding Week marked in Yangon Command; Minister receives Charge d' Affaires of US Embassy; Myanmar businessmen seek ways to promote trade with Russia; ider distribution of used text books helps reduce publication cost; Beware of and ward off saboteurs; Industry-2 Ministry puts fingerlings, plants trees; Education Planning and Training Department meets..."POEM":"Know and note thus" ("")...PERSPECTIVES":"Work in unison for national interest"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.15 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 August 2006
Date of publication: 07 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: DKBA joining hands with Government and people for ensuring security and development of the region...; Minister for Hotels & Tourism meets hoteliers; Minister meets athlets of Myanmar Archery Team; Commander inspects regional development in Seikkyi-Khanaungto Township; Ayeyawady Division MCWSC Chairperson meets with Township MCWA members; Yangon Division SCMCWA Chairperson attends ceremony of World Breastfeeding Week; Annual General Meeting of MWEA held; A sonic bomb explodes in Tachilek; Rice and alms of Tatmadaw families and wellsishers donated to monasteries, nunneries in Dagon, Yankin Townships..."PERSPECTIVES":"Myanmar's anti-narcotic campaign making a big success"...FEATURE:"Myanmar's efforts to combat human trafficking (3)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.35 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 August 2006
Date of publication: 06 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Drug control sector alone not enough - Tasks for poppy-growers to earn substitute income and to raise quality of their life in poppy growing areas to be undertaken; Coord meeting of Yangon Division Superbisory Committee for Ensuring Secure and Smooth Transport held; Basic, Refresher Computer Courses conclude; Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs attends Myanmar-Vietnam Political Consultations in Hanoi; School Health Week to be launched; Refresher Course for Junior Engineer-2 (Civil) concludes; Cement Plant peoject, pulp factory and brown paper factory projects inspected; Work on designation of schools as tobacco free ones clarified; Courses of Education and Training Department conclude; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects progress in extension of Yangon International Airport; 11 members of Shwebo Township NLD quit..."PERSPECTIVES":"Breasts milk, best food for babies"...FEATURE:"Myanmar's efforts to combat human trafficking (2)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.13 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 August 2006
Date of publication: 05 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe presents prizes to outstanding townships, districts, farmers of Yangon Division in agricultural sector for 2005-2006; Deputy Health Minister attends meeting on Avian Influenza COntrol and Pandemic Preparedness in Asia; ASEAN Raiod Quiz for July concludes; Sayadaw to deliver sermon on 8 August; World Breastfeeding Week ceremony observed in Yangon East District; UMFCCI executive leaves for Japan; Myanmar delegation arrives back from Jakarta; Myanma Oil and Gas Entreprise holds coord meeting; MMCWA President receives UNICEF Resident Representative; F&R Minister receives Chairman of China Development Bank; Medicines, medical equipment donated to Women's Hospital, General Hospital; Loos of peace, stability will be followed by decline of production trade, services enterprises people have set up - Advanced Management (Special) Course No 2 for USDA Executives concludes; Workshop on priority setting and feedback mechanisms to direct forest research efforts held..."POEM":"Good natured - truely Myanmar" ("Day and night, they speak ill of Myanmar - Nothing good included, incessantly...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Prudent hydro electric power project"...FEATURE: "Myanmar's efforts to combat human trafficking (1)"
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.04 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 August 2006
Date of publication: 04 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: China Development Bank Chairman calls on Prime Minister General Soe Win; UMFCCI, Thai business group meet; Commander meets industrial entrepreneurs at No 1 Industrial Zone of Dagon Myothit (south) Township; Energy delegation arrives back from Laos; Myanmar delegation leaves for Japan; H&T Minister meets with hoteliers, entrepreneurs in Tachilek; Progress of Hlawga Gas Turbine, Sub-power Stations inspected; Staff of Auditor-General's Office donate blood; Yangon Division USDA donates desks, benches in Dagon Myothit (North); Yangon Division Wao holds educative talks; Medical students visit MMCWA; Progress of Yeywa Hydel Power Project inspected; NLD heading for confrontation to harm nation, people..."PERSPECTIVES":"For speedy transport of goods"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (998K, 8.39 MB)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs2/NLM2006-08-04.pdf
Date of entry/update: 06 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 August 2006
Date of publication: 03 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects progress of Mya Lake greening project in NyaungU Township; Cash presented to offer Waso robes and build new monastery in Loikaw; Fortu Year National Immunization Days to be launched on 3 Sept, 10 Oct; Basic Computer Course, GPS Short Course conclude; UMFCCI officials meets Chinese guests; USDA presents desks, benched to schools in Shan State (East); Minister receives Chairman ot Thai Airlines; H&T Minister meets hoteliers and entrepreneurs in Kengrung; Commander, Minister attend ceremonies to donate desks to schools in Shan State (North); Construction of new building ofr MMA (Pathein) nearing compmetion; Monsoon season tree planting ceremony held in Pyinmana Tsp; Minister puts fingerlings into small dam; Mayor inspects preventive measures against DHF; Minister for Electric Power No (2) inspects township offices; USDA CEC Member inspects breeding tasks in Mandalay; Tasks to be implemented without delay to realize fourth five-year plan targets - Information Minister on tour of AYeyawady Division; Workshops assembling locomotives and spare parts locally; Ceremony to mark World Breastfeeding Week 2006 held..."PERSPECTIVES":"New garment factory for industrial development"...FEATURE:"Walk for HEalth and Longevity"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 August 2006
Date of publication: 02 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: General Thura Shwe Mann and wife attend ceremony to mark 79th Founding Anniversary of Chinese People's Liberation Army; Lt-Gen Ye Myint meets service personnel, social organizations, townselders in Pakokku; Final match of Wastern Command Commander's Championship SHield Soccer Tourney held; Seventh Technical Managers; Meeting held; Thai Air to start Bangkok-Yangon daily flights; Qualification & combined strength of teachers, public support, government's education promotion programmes driving force of Myanmar's education development...; Man loses foot in mine explosion; Social organizations to participate in health care services; Hospitals adn townships honoured for systematic breastfeeding; Regional development undertakings supervised in Pakokku; Ayeyawady Division martks completion of opening of self-reliant rural libraries, holds ceremony to donate cash and kind for libraries..."PERSPECTIVES":"March forward without losting sight of the national goal"...FEATURE:"Peace fragrant with Union Spirit"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.79 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 August 2006
Date of publication: 01 August 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Education reforms, developments should be in harmony with advancements of nation's economic, social, health sectors - Special Refresher Course No 59 for basic education teachers opens; Minister inspects Vocational Training school; More engines for MR; Shwelinban Bridge contricutes to smooth and speedy flow of commodities from AYeyawady Division to Yangon, other regions; Stake driven for construction of Kyungon bridge in Ayeyawady Division; Minister inspects container at Thilawa; Meiktila District's MCWA opens basic organizing course; Deputy Health Minister inspects station hospitals in Yangon Division; Growing of seasonal crops plus perennial crops stressed; No longer wish to remaing as party members due to loss in interest in NLD..."POEM":""Breastfeeding is the Best" (Human or breast milk - Brings a vast array of benifits...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Traditional cultural performing arts competitions: milestones of the cultural sector"...FEATURES:"World Breastfeeding Week (1-7 August)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.98 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 July 2006
Date of publication: 31 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Existence of Myanma fine arts with own national character can be attributed to efforts, courage and diligence of Myanmar ancestors...; Cash and kind donated to monasteries, nunneries in North Okkalapa, Shwepyitha; MWAF conducts sanitation, physic nuts plants growing at TB Hospital; Dry Day Supervisory Comittee makes inspection; Dengue hemorrhage fever control campaign launched; Cash and kind donation ceremony held on Magway; Tatmadaw families, welleishers offer rice to six monasteries in Tatkon; Development of industrial sector a must-Garment Factory (Pakokku) established to create job opportunities for local people; Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects maintenance of Thanlwin Bridge (Hpa-an)..."PERSPECTIVES":"Speedy implementation of electroc power projects for industrial development"...FEATURE:"Let us promote breastfeeding"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 July 2006
Date of publication: 30 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates King of Morocco; Hydel Power Projects not imaginary ones but they are being implemented practically...; Remarkable progress witnessed in tourism industry; Tree planting ceremony held at Development Degree College (Yangon); Lt-Gen Ye Myint looks into irrigation facilities in Pakokku District; Registration of vehicles explained; Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects development of agriculture in Mon State; Deputy Attorney-General leaves for Indonesia; All citizens duty bound to strive for emergence of modern and developed discipline-flourishing democratic nation - Secretary-1 addresses meeting (5/2006) of National Convention Convening Commission; Matriculation Examination results announced; Results of remote areas to be broadcast..."POEM":"Tune In To THeir Media"("Render murky what is clear - Play up again what's been settled...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for further development of border areas"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 July 2006
Date of publication: 29 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State Peace and Development Council Chairman Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Slovak Republic; Nay Pyi Taw-Yangon ASia Express Bus Lien launched; Respects to be paid to faculty members of YUM-1; MJWA's Central Executive Committee meets; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects development tasks, irrigation facilities in Saw, Pauk Townships; Border areas enjoying significant increase in the living standard; Opening of station hospitals reflect fruits of peace and stability of the region; NLD on collision course harmful to the country and the people; Five schools benefited from USDA's donation; Senior General Than Shwe, Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council, accepts credentials of Ambassador of New Zeland; Government rendering assistance for extending cultication of promising crops in border regions for food sufficiency; Prime Minister sends congratulatory message to Poland..."PERSPECTIVES":"Chin State to become tea state of the nation"...FEATURE:"Discussion of pensioners(7)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 July 2006
Date of publication: 28 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects developmet tasks, tea plantations in Mindat, Kanpelet; 112,444 acres of monsoon pady cultivated in Nyaunglebin Township; Wellwishers for development of Shan State (East) honoured; YDPDC in high gear for industrial development; Yangon Division WAO holds seminar on VCCT; Lt-Gen Maung Bo makes field trip to Khawza; PBANRDA Minister receives UN Under-Secretary-General; Wellwishers donate cash for pagoda in Mumbai; Forestry Minister holds workshop in combating desertification; 40 trainees receives statstical skills; Yunan Province Vice-Gorvernor ends Myanmar visit; Two killed, five injured, in snsurgent's attack; Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects construction of Tanaw Dam, Sittoung Bridge (Moppalin), water supply of Wahpa Dam in Mon State; Yangon Division to strive for winning first position in economic sector in coming years..."PERSPECTIVES":"Take the road to peace and participate in nation-building work"...FEATURE:"Serve people's interests perpetually through literature"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.52 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 July 2006
Date of publication: 27 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of sympathy to PRC; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of sympathy to PRC; National races in Shan State now have easy access to basic and higher education and enjoy health care services; Foreign Minister sends message of sympathy to PRC; Education Minister meets faculty members; ASEAN focuses prevention of pets in agriculture; Chin State striving to become tea state of the nation; Power plants inspected in Mon State; 18 members of Mawlamyine-gyun Township NLD quit...; Minister reiceives giests of PRC; Minister receives UN Under-Secretary-General; MWAF holds Waso robes offering ceremony; Social welfare tasks carried out; Vice-Senior General MAung AYe receives incoming and outgoing Military Attaches of ROK; Prime Minister sends message of sympathy to PRC; Prime Minister General Soe win receives UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of Economic and Social Commission of Asian and the Pacific (ESCAP)..."PERSPECTIVES":"Extend agriculture and livestock breeding industries for regional economic development"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.39 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 July 2006
Date of publication: 26 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Maldives; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife attend merit sharing ceremony for religious buildings in Lashio; USDA Secretary-General meets members in Maubin; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Maldives; Teak sales in late July; Myanmar pockets one gold, one bronze in Secona Asia Circuit Archery Contest; Information Minister receives Prof of Geortetown University; Arid zone greening tasks inspected; Myanma Insurance's on-job training course opens; Mythum breeding farms, cultivation of tea in Matupi inspected; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than inspects agriculture, regional development tasks in Bago Division (West): Woman looses foot in mine balst; Myanmar Special Olympics soccer team arrives back; Prime Minister General Soe Win receives Ambassador of European Commission; Ten-member armed group God ARmy led by Johnny Tu returns to legal fold..."PERSPECTIVES":"Try to boost the export of meat and fish"...FEATURE:"Oppose,crush perpetrators harming national unity"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 July 2006
Date of publication: 25 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye inspects Yadanabon Myothit Project in PyinOoLwin Township; Foreign Minister leaves for Malaysia to attend 39th AMM, 13th ARF, ASEAN+3 FM Meeting and PMCs; Myanmar-Korea Frienship Association donates fans to Ministry of Sports; ACMECS Workshop on Avian Influenza Prevention and Control held; CNG filling station opened in Insein Township; Minister for Sports on tour of Sagaing Division; Thagaya Industrial Zone under construction; MWEA to hold 11th Anniversary General Meeting; Minister inspects Maubin Paper Factory; Culture Minister receives Korean Ambassador; Gems and Jade Sales of UMEHL on 28 AUgust; YCDC strives for smooth transportation in Yangon; Prime Minister General Soe Win receives Vice-Governor of Yunnan Province; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects Bontalar Hydel Power Project in Chin State..."PERSPECTIVES":"Build more roads for socio-economic development"...FEATURE:"To the peace station via the peace path"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (764K, 3.92 MB)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs2/NLM2006-07-25.pdf
Date of entry/update: 01 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 July 2006
Date of publication: 24 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye attends ceremony to donate cash to medical trust fund of Pyin Oo Lwin Hospital (200-bed); Appointment of Ambasador agreed on; Maintenance of road sections in Magway Division inspected; Energy Deputy Minister leaves for Lao PDR; Commander grows physic nut plants in Nay Pyi Taw Airport; Home Affairs Minister meets staff, social organization members in Ayeyawady Division; CNG filling station No 018 opens in Thanlyin; Families of Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air), wellwishers present privisions and cash to monasteroes and nunneries; Nine members of WAkema Township NLD quit..."POEM":"So,so"("Cross the River Ayeya, and Mone and Mann...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Raising industrial development momentum"...FEATURE:"Halingchaung dam and North Yama supporting dam nearing completion"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.36 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 July 2006
Date of publication: 23 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Egyptian President; Taking advantace of government's effective encouragement, prosperous industries of private sector are to spread their wings for industrial development...; Religious Affairs Minister on tour of Kayin State; Forengin Minister sends felicitations to Egypt; MWEA holds Waso robe offering ceremony; Vice-Mayor inspects tax-free markets; Commander inspects development of townships in Yangon South District; Minister for Mines meets Gold Mining Joint Venture Entrepreneurs; Pedagogical aids donated to schools in Pyinmana; Information Minister receives Thai guests; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects Mindat-Matupi road; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Egypt; Foreign Affairs Officer of Department of State of Washington DC calls on MWAF General Secretary..."PERSPECTIVES":"Produce quality industrial products"...FEATURE:"A heart of gold and flashing smiles"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Minitry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.09 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 July 2006
Date of publication: 22 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: With all infrastructures built by State, people of Chin State are to strive for improvement of their livelihood and regional development..; Myanmar ASEAN Women's Friendship Association meets; Industry-2 Minister exerts efforts to develop new farm implements; Low-fare taxi service opens on July 13; Talks on Child Cander given; Minister for Electric Power No (2) reveices Chinese guests; MWAF organizes educative talks; Coord meeting of Energy Ministry held; Information Minister receives foreign guests; Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon) nearing completion; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win tours Laikha, Shan State (South); Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects tax-free markets; Tow members resign from YeU Thwnship NLD..."POEM":"Return Journey to Upper Land" ("My birthplace, my land - WIth yearning to be there sometime...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work hard in concert for greater progress of the Union"...FEATURE:"Adding glory to Mongla"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.73 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 August 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 July 2006
Date of publication: 21 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Construction of No 1 Pauk Bridge (Ohndaw) across Yaw Creek in Pakokku-Paul-Htilin-Gangaw Road in Oauk Township completed in June 2006; U Than Tun accredicted to Portugal; Tourism Training Program for Front-Liners opens; UMFCCI Vice-President receives Japanese Second Secretary; Age people receive free eye surgeries in Mawlamyine; Minister deveices guests; Minister inspects power supply tasks; MMCWA holds educative talks; Health Deputy Minister inspects Universities of Medicine-1, Nursing and Traditional Medicine Hospital; Lt-Gen Kaw Win inspects development of Shan State (South); H&T Minister offers Waso robes; Reproductive health tasks to be stepped up; Education Minister visits University, College in Toungoo; Arrangements under way to rebuild Nanwum bridge; Villager loses leg in land mine explosion; Information Minister offers Waso robes in Loilem; Laikha Township to put 37,000 acres under paddy; Cash donated to funds of Monywa General Hospital..."PERSPECTIVES":"Continuing fight against narcotic drugs"...FEATURE:"Panlong University turns out first batch of graduates"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 July 2006
Date of publication: 20 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of sympathy to Indonesian President; Vice-Senior General Maung AYe sends message of Sympathy to Indonesia; Secretary-1 attends destruction of seized narcotic drugs in Kaikha; U Min Thein appointed Ambassador to Russia; Foreign Minister sends message of sympathy to Indonesia; U Nyunt Hlaing appointed Ambassador to LPDR; Minister inspects Thazi Microwave Station; Livestock and Fisheries Ministry holds tree planting ceremony; Myanmar to further augment efforts to wipe out menace of drugs in friendly and close cooperation with international organizations, neighbouring countries and with countries within the region; 230 drug-related cases exposed in June; Tribute paid to fallen Arzanis; Sermon to be delivered on 24 July; Health Assistant shot dead in Laikha, Shan State (South); SMS final contest 22 july; Staff families of law offices offer Waso robes; 59th Anniversary ARzani Day observed; Prime Minister sends message of sympathy to Indonesia..."PERSPECTIVES":"March forward in unison according to Road Map"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 July 2006
Date of publication: 19 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Soe Win receives Deputy Division Chief of IMF; Shan State enjoying remarkable development due to extraordinary efforts and steps of the government; Basic journalism course No 6 for USDA opens; Handbook on Leadership comes out; Minister attends trees planting ceremony; Workshop on bio-disel producing technology held; F&R Minister receives IMF Consultation Mission; Minister inspects beach hotels; Six members of Taze Township NLD resign; UMFCCI General Secretary receives Chairman of NACF; Industrial zones making progress to some extent and manufacturing automobiles, farm equipment; Nay Pyi Taw-Thazi-Meiktila-Myingyan-Nay Pyi Taw Express Train launched..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work hard in concert ofr eternal peace"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 July 2006
Date of publication: 18 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Soe Win receives Assiatant High Commissioner for Refugees; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein attends ceremony to mark return to legal fold of armed group led by U Mein Sin...; Foreign Minister receives Assistant High Commissioner for Refugees; Disaster Communication Workgroup opens; Explosion occurs in Penwegone; Secretary-1 meets Brigade (758) commander Mein Sin (SSA-S) and members who have returned to the legal fold; All armed groups inculding group led by U Mein Sin, 17 major and small groups returned to legal fold after reaching total understanding with government..."PERSPECTIVES":"Express cargo transport service launched"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterpris, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 July 2006
Date of publication: 17 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Cash and kind donated to monasteries, nunneries in Yangon East ans West Districts; Coord meeting of Ministry Electric Power No 1 held; CEC member on tour of inspection in Dalla Township; New medicine introduced; Stipends provided to outstanding needy students; Deputy Minister for Home Affairs leaves for PRC; Minister for Livestock and Fisheries offer Waso robes; Youth in Sagaing Division have opportunities to persue education at universities and colleges opened in Monywa; Industry-1 Minister views growing of trees in Nay Pyi Taw; Ministry of Transoprt holds tree growing ceremony; Families of Tatmadaw (Army, Navy, Air) and wellwishers donate rice and alms to three Pariyatti monasteries in Nay Pyi Taw; Return to legal fold of 848 members led by Brigade (758) commander Mein Sin of SSA-S and Press Conference No 5/2006 to be telecast in 8 pm news programme; Three quit Einme Township NLD due to loss of trust in NLD and its leaders..."POEM":"Precious Water and Upper Land" ("Even to get a drop of water - We had difficulty in Upper Land...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Paddy output takes upward curve"...FEATURE:"Contrubutions to flourishing of the Sasana"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.47 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 July 2006
Date of publication: 16 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe attends first rainy season tree planting ceremonies in Nay Pyi Taw; Families of Transport Ministry hold Waso robes offering ceremony; Waso robes, stationery and cash donated to Pantapwinttaung Monastic Education School; First meditation course to be opened in Dagin Myithut (North) Township; 70 fans donated to Myanmar-Korean Friendship Association; Reminder for mortorists; Development of Monghsat, Mongtin region discussed; Yangon Division Superviosry Committee for Ensuring Secure and Smooth Transport meets; Cash assistance provided to disabled children, needy students in Yankin, South Okkalapa Townships; Health care, welfare servicces provided to local people in PyinOoLwin District; ISD Table Tennis Tourney concludes; Transition to democracy calls for peace and stability, strong national economy and high education standard for the people..."PERSPECTIVES":"For sustainable development of Myanma forests"...FEATURE:"For durability and sustinable progress of viullage libraries"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.85 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 July 2006
Date of publication: 15 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Cash and kind provided to needy and disabled children of Yangon East District; Commander, CEC member attend opening of Hanlin Model Village of Wetlet Township; Work coordination meeting on organ transplant held; SPED Director-General meets Myanmar archery team; Hockey pitch with artifical lawns to be built; Ministry of Rail Transportation holds Waso robes offering ceremony; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Myanmar delegation attends Myanmar-Lao Bilateral Consulations in Vientiane; Supreme Court holds Waso robe offering ceremony; Waso robes offered to Sayadaws; Technical seminar on Pedrollo pumps; Fourth conference of MWJA recounted in Zigon Township; Korean trade mission meets Myanmar entrepreneurs; Officials inspects Tuyintaung Hill greening task; Chinese guest calls on Electric Power (2) Minister; Course No 15/2006 in Basic Diplomatic Skills concludes; Stationery donated to nunneries; Precautionary measures taken in flooded areas; Hindi traditional poem recitation ceremony held; Warning for travellers; Industry-1 Minister looks into No 1 Brick Factory Project (Nay Pyi Taw); People need to be aware of dangers of neo-colonialists who use method of enslavement through neo-colinialism - USDA Secretariat Member inspects regional development tasks in Pale Township..."PERSPECTIVES":"Irrigation facilities boosting national economy"...FEATURE:"What does US transformational diplomacy imply?"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.94 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 July 2006
Date of publication: 14 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to French Republic; Senior General Than Shwe sends message of sympathy to India; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of sympathy to India; Kyaukpyutaing Dam in Salingyi Township, Monywa District inaugurated; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to French Republic; Foreign Minister sends message of sympathy to India; U Tin Oo accredited to Pakistan; Transport Minister meets exporters; Minister receives guest of IGV Co; Religious Affairs Ministry offers Waso robes to Sayadaws; Hotels and Tourism Ministry offers Waso robes to Sayadaws; Yogis invited to meditation courses in Thongwa; Minister receives UNFPA Resident Representative; Third Conference of MLA: Relief provided to flood victims; Remnant SSA-S Ywet opium bandits committing violence against local people; National Seminar on Doha Negotiations of WTO held; Scholarship awards presented to Myanmar students; Bangladeshi Ambassador calls on Sports Minister; Talks on health held at Insein No 1 BEHS; Tasks of Twahtaung Disel Locomotive Shed inspected; Opening of Hepatits B Pharmaaceutical Factory discussed; Prime Minister sends message of sympathy to India; Prime Minister sends felicitations to French Republic; Factories in Meiktila and Yamethin Districts, Meiktila Industrial Zone inspected; 35 members of Khin U Township NLD quit..."POEM":"Myanmar, the Stand-up Guy" ("Born of our own land - Not any kind of parasite...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Increase cooperation in the fight against drugs"...FEATURE:"Unbreakable peace no one can destory"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 July 2006
Date of publication: 13 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: With considerable success in restoring stability and peace, government has been able to create fine opportunities for economic development...; Basic Performing Arts Course condludes; Sports Minister donates stationery to schools in Monywa; Potato Value Chain Workshop conducted; CSTTB Chairman inspects CICS; Relief work for flood victims steeped up; USDA membershoip applications of faculty membets, students presented in Monywa; USDA Secretariat Member makes field trip to rural regions; MWAF donates desks, cash to Thirimingala monastic education school; NAM does not consider situation in Myanmar constitutes threat to international peace and security - NAM opposes unanimously attempts to inscrive Myanmar's situation underUNSC agenda; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein receives Italian Ambassador; Entire people totally oppose plot of destructive group to destory country through unrest..."PERSPECTIVES":"Constantly train youth the asset of the nation"...FEATURE:"Health and longevity"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 July 2006
Date of publication: 12 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar considers its youth to be one of greatest assets in country - GOvernment paying great attention to all-round development of young people...; Minister inspects construction of Hlinethaya-Yekyi (Athok) Power Line, Athok Sub-power Plant; Ambassadpr presents credentials; Myitnge railway carriage factory to increase capacity; Myanmar engineering delegation leaves for Singapore; Supervisory Committee for Greening 30-mile radius of Yangon City meets; CPT Minister inspects communication stations in Bago; Minister visits construction site of National Landmarks Garden; Waso robes offered; Steps for regional development discussed; Torrential rain causes floods in some areas; LBVD continues to carry out bird flu; Diversion tunnel of Pyuchaung Dam completed; Eight quit Eimne Township NLD due to loss of trust in NLD HQ and its leaders..."PERSPECTIVES":"Take part in peace-building process and national development endeavours"...FEATURE:"Peace door kept open to remnant insurgents"
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 July 2006
Date of publication: 11 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Mongolian President; Commander, ministers offer robes to memberts of the Sangha; Desks donated to schools in Taninthayi Division; Hotels under close supervision in Bago, Toungoo; Myanmar, India pharmaceutical merchants hold talks on trade promotion; A&I Ministry holds Waso robes offering ceremony; Ministry of Electric Power No 2 holds Waso robes offering ceremony; Dhammacariya Course on 20 July; Waso robes donated to Pantapwint Taongtawya Sayadaw; Missionary leaves for US: Commander, minister attend ceremony to form agrucultural producers associations in Shan State (South); Notice for power consumers; SUDA's future work programmes aimed at serving national interest; USDA Secretary inspects development tasks in Mandalay Division..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work in concert for peace and development of Myanmar society"...FEATURE:"Danger to the nation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise,Ministry of Information,Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.53 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 July 2006
Date of publication: 10 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Waso robes, alms donated to members of Sangha of Pitaka Thonbon Nikaya Monastery of Dagon Myothit (South) Township; Ministry of Finance and Revenue holds 4th Waso robes offering ceremony; Merits shared for 228th Rice Offering Ceremony; Chinese-Myanmar Buddhist Missionary Group offer robes to nuns; Minister for Industry-1 inspects factories, Myingyan Industrial Zone; Construction Ministry holds Waso robes offering ceremony; Minister for Mine receives guests; Devotees perform meritorious deeds on Dhammacakka Day; IPRD opens libraries in urban and rural regions to enable the people to easily study vaious sectors of knowledge for emergence of constant learning society..."PERSPECTIVES":"Transport facilities,factories for improvement of socio-economic life"...FEATURE:"World Population Day"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise,Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (846K, 3.92 MB)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs2/NLM2006-07-10.pdf
Date of entry/update: 15 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 July 2006
Date of publication: 09 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Yangon-Thanlyin Bridge (2) Project 66 percent complete; Commander, Mayor inspect sanitation works; Mou singing ceremony held; Traffic rules enforcement course opened; Energy Minister meets national entrepreneurs; Tea,physic nut saplings handed over to five villages in Kengtung Township; Minister for Electric Power No 1 receives Chinese guests; Regilious Affairs Ministry holds cash assistance presentation ceremony; Vice-Mayor inspects tax free markets; PBANRDA holds Waso robes offering ceremony; Ministry of Home Affairs offers Waso roves to Sayadaws; Merits shared for all-round renovation of PhaungdawU Standing Buddha Statue in Insein; PPE,MPPE hold Waso robes offering ceremony; Bahan Township MCWA holds annual meeting; MMCWA (Central) donates cash and kind; Toorential rains cause flood in some parts of Myanmar; Afflus bund of Washaung Dam breached; Minister for Industry-1 inspects factories in townships of Mandalay Division; 11 quit NLD as they have lost interest,faith in it because of its evil deeds..."POEM":"Soecial Obesiance On Arrival of Lent" ("At the start of the Lenten period...")..."PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURE:"NLD...or a party protecting interests of one individual"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 July 2006
Date of publication: 08 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: 848 members of Shan State Army-South (Ywet Sit) group return to legal fold; Industry-1 Minister reveices Chinese guests; NPED Minister receives outgoing British Ambassador; Ministry of Rail Transportation holds first Waso robes offering ceremony; NPE holds Waso robes offering ceremony; Smooth transportation, regional stability lead Kayin State to economic development - Myanmar Women's Day marked in Kayin State; Magway Division enjoys fruits of govt efforts for regional development; Government implementing policy on anti-trafficking in persons as national duty - Chin State WAO marks Myanmar Women's Day 2006..."PERSPECTIVES":"Preserve and promote eco-tourism"...FEATURE:"Yangon-Kyaukpyu Union highway, a facility about which we have not dreamt"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.43 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 July 2006
Date of publication: 07 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Nepal; Senior General Than Shwe congratulates Chinese President; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects tax free markets in Yangon; U Tin Win accredited tp Czech Republic; Myanmar Gazette; Yenwe, Kun Creek Hydel Power Prijects under close supervision; Shooting of film to honour 2006 USDA AGM in progress; To overcome evil woth good,acts of destructive elements are to be subduned through strength of constructive forces - Ayeyawady Division WAO marks Myanmar Women's Day; Bago Division (West) WAO holds Myanmar Women's Day; Braving alien pressure, corecion and sanctions, Myanmar has managed to build poiltical, economic, social and transport infrsstructures to certain degree for national development...; Shan State (East) Committee for Anti-trafficking in Persons formed with 15 members to effectively take preventive measures against trafficking in persons..; Short-term and long-term projects laid down and being inplemented for all-round development of the State...; Elght members of Einme Township NLD quit..."PERSPECTIVES":"Build more roads and bridges for peace and development"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.15 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 July 2006
Date of publication: 06 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend Waso robes offering ceremony of families of Defence Services (Army, Navy and Air) of Ministry of Defence; Information Minister receives Myanmar Affairs Scholar; Minister meets farming entrepreneurs in Taunggyi; Basic Football Coaching Course (1/2006) opens; Story telling competition held; Mon State Women;s Affairs Organization in cooperation with MCWA, USDA, and specialist physicians provide free medical services; It is only the insurgents, not villagers, who have taken shelter in a neighbouring country as refugees - It is inly insurgents who pose a threat to regional peace...; Creation of job opportunities for local women reflect decline of cases in human trafficking in Rakhine State...; Only with stability of the State, will lives of women be secure - Kachin State marks Myanmar Women's Day; The developments and new infrastructures stand witness to the fact that southern Shan State is enjoying progress in all sectors and prove that all slanderous accusations against it are wrong - Taunggyi District in Shan State (South) totally free from insurgency; Entre women in Bago Division condemn the terrorists who planted mines and anti-government organizations that rendered assistance to them..."PERSPECTIVES":"Denounce all actions harnful to national interests"...FEATURE:"The people are always right"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 July 2006
Date of publication: 05 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Venezuela; Commander oversees regional development tasks in Kalay, Gangaw Districts; Minister looks into production of parts at factories; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to Venezuela; Myanma Posts and Telecommunications conducts courses; Fire engine, ambulance donated to FSD; Copyright courses to be conducted;Despite sanctions and political pressure, Government striving for stability, unity and development of State - Yangon Division WAO celebrates Myanmar Women's Day; MWAF conducting educative talks, teaching classes, reading sessions, donating books to libraries - Myanmar Women's Day observed in Mandalay; Salderous accusations on destruction of villages, forced resettlement of villages in Shan State (North) groundless - Myanmar Women's Day marked in Lashio..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work in partnership to boost production"...FEATURE:"She who turned alien or danger to the nation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.47 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 July 2006
Date of publication: 04 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: MWAF firmly believes security of women can be attained only when country is at peace and stable...; 17th plenary meeting of Fifth 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee concldes; Light Offering Committee (Insein) holds Waso robes offering ceremony; Chairman of CSSTB attends EPG meeting in Singapore; Advance Organizing Course No 9/2006 for MWVO Central Organizing Committee opens; Play and Script Section to hold discussion on scripts; Pantawinttaung's Waso Robe Offering Ceremony on 9 July; Hparshin Bridge under construction; Myanmar Women's Day highlights much valued attributes of womenfolk, their partriotism, their exemplary traits of upholding lineage and their ever on-going public siprit..."PERSPECTIVES":"Stand pn the side of the trugh and rebut ill schemes"...FEATURE:"Peerless starus and privileges of Myanmar Women throughout the annals of history"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.58 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 July 2006
Date of publication: 03 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of Republic of Belarus; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein attends dinner in honour of literati and delegates to 4th MWJA Conference; Upgrading of roads, tasks of Water Treatment Plant inspected; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Republic of Belarus; Vice-Mayor attends conclusion of Basic USDA Organizing Course; Health care services under close supervision in Bago District; 17th plenary meeting of Fifth 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee commences; Ministry of Industry-1 holds Waso robes offering ceremonies; Attorney-General offers Waso robes to members of the Sangha; Fourth Conference of MWJA concludes successfully-New MWJA Chairman and CEC members elected; Energy Minister inspects CNG filling stations in Thanlyin, Ahlon; Work group leaders of MWAF meet trainees of Woman's Care Centre in Twantay; Minister presents prize to highest buyer gem merchants; International Cooperatives Day marked; Members of Pungpahkyem WAO, MWWA meet; 2.384 marchants guy 2,613 lots of jade,gem,pearl; Stakes driven for construction of main builging of Tele-Port in Yadanabon Myothit; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Republic of Belarus; A&I Minister inspects Ma Mya Multi-purpose Dam..."PERSPECTIVES":"MWAF endeavouring for promotion of Myanmar women's sector"...FEATURE:"Myanmar women preserving fine traditions"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.79 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 July 2006
Date of publication: 02 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Mems of letters to keep Myanmar social norms flourishing by means of literature...; Coord meeting on secure and smooth transport held; Religious Affairs Minister accepts cash donation; Teachers urged to make efforts for constant emergence of human resources capable of serving interests of State and people...; Myanmar meets local and foreign industrialists; Energy Minister inspects construction of new CNG filling station in Insein; Home Affairs Minister receives Italian, Singaporean Ambassadors; Minister for Mines vuews sales of jade lots; Minister inspects Yezin Fish Breeding Farm; MWJA urged to preserve and promote adorable tradition of Myanmar literature..."POEM":"Proud to be a Myanmar Woman"("Myanmar Culture...One that;s unique and grand...")""PERSPECTIVES":"Nurture studdents to be marally strong"...FEATURES:"Myanmar Women's Day for all Myanmar Women"..."Lets's make collective efforts to improve women's lives"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 July 2006
Date of publication: 01 July 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe congratulates Vietnamese President; People need to be equipped with social requirements such as uplift of fitness, high eduaction standard, national character...; Minister inspects factories of MTI; Foreign Minister sends message of congratulations to Vietnam; Delegates, observers arrive; Myanmar Motion Picture Enterprise celebrates its 36th anniversary; Myanmar reconized as rinderpest infection-free nation; UNICED official calls on PBANRDS Minister; USDA members to inform public of the correct news and rebut facrications; Minister vists Jade, Gems and Pearl Special Sales; MWAF hails Myanmar Women's Day, carries out sanitation tasks in New Yangon General Hospital; Yangon Division WAO organizes Fashion Show of Myanmar Women's Costumes; Prime Minister sends message of congratulations to Vietnamese counterpart; Yangon Division has so far opened 2,056 self-reliant village libraries; 20 members of Dabayin Township NLD quit due to loss to trust in functions of party..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for estended creation of beneficial literature"...FEATURES:"The 4th MWJA Conference that will raise national prestige and lineage"..."Auspicious Myanmar Women's Day"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 June 2006
Date of publication: 30 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: General Thura Shwe Mann welcomes back Myanmar delegation from Meeting of Myanmar-Thai Regional Border Committee; Waso robes for Sangha in Majjima; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; 28th work coord meeting of law officers at state/division, district levels concludes; Industry-1 Minister inspects progress of Myanmar Pharmaceutical Factory; Secretary-General U Htay Oo meets USDA members, inspects dams; Minister meets resident representative of UNICEF; Minister receives UNICEF resident representative; Myanmar to extend export of mango, watermelon, musk melon; 59th Central Council of Myanmar Red Cross Society held; Jade, Gems and Pearl Special Sales for 2006 continues; Course opens to train welfare coordinators; YCDC puts efforts for keeoing drains clean; It is fitting to point out that a fresh start cannot be built on the oblivion of what has been happening or the simulation that some sugar-coated rehetroic is a problem-solver...; Paper-reading session haliing Myanmar Women's Day organized; Expartriates, terrorist insurgents sending group to cause terror, destruction and unrest in Myanmar - Diplomats of Western ower visiting HQ of a party daily, giving directives..."PERSPECTIVES":"Educate people on balanced diet and nutrition"...FEATURES:"Wish Myanmar women look graceful"..."Dynamic literature, a factor for national progress"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 07 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 June 2006
Date of publication: 29 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than meets local people in Thandaung; Cash and kind donated to primary schools in Bogale; District-to-district road under construction in Mandalay Division; Commander inspects development tasks in Hinthada District; Coord Meeting of law officers held; Work Committee for Organizing Myanmar Women's day holds meeting; Basic education curriculum to be upgraded; Home Affairs Minister meets with employee in Bago; Commander inspects cultivation of physic nit plants in Taungnyo Station; Mayor inspects sanitation, upgrading roads in downtown Yangon; Thriving mango, physit nut plantations, progress of dam project inspected un Yaksawk; Waso robes to be offered at Saddhammaramthi meditation centres; 5,000 sets of clothing donated to nuns; UMFCCUI holds meetings with Indian delegations; Irrigation facilities, undertakings for meeting target production of crops inspected in Magway Division; Sales of jade lots spiraling upward..."PERSPECTIVES":"Build more roads and bridges for higher socio-economic status of people"...FEATURE:"Myanmar did not become democratic due to early restoration of independence by the British!"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" June 28 2006
Date of publication: 28 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: General Thura Shwe Mann sees off Myanmar delegation to Meeting of Myanmar-Thai Regional Border Committee; Yangon Division honours prize-winners in anti-drug competitions; Minister inspects construction of Ponnya railway tunnel; measures taken for proper driange inspected in townships; Resident Representative of UNICEF calls on Information Minister; Minister attends explanation of formation of joint-venture based on mutual benefits; Pakokku U Ohn Pe literary award winning manuscrpits in circulation; Jade, gems, and pearl special sales; Minister meets UN Coordinator; Forengin Minister receives Credentials of Resident Representative of UNICEF; Thai mily delegation visits Shwedagon Pagoda; Coord meeting of Supreme Cout held; 1,919 jade lots sold in four days; 2,800 tons of palm oil arrives; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends physic nut plant growing ceremony of Yangon East District; Extempore talks to mark Myanmar Women's Day; Medical equipment donated to Mandalay Women's Hospital; Meeting in sustainable develo0pment of East-Asia's seas; Sittway Magazine comes out; Aeeyawadt Division USDA donates desks to primary schools; Commander-in-Chief of Royal Tiah Navy and wife leave for home; NLD has never served interest of nation and people..."PERSPECTIVES":"Accelerate cooperation for elemination of narcotic drugs"...FEATURES:"The developing Myanmar women's sector"..."The true story of the so-called 1988 generation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 June 2006
Date of publication: 27 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar continues to eleminate drugs, trafficking without international support...; Minister inspects Lawkannada river water pumping project; Students of National Management College visit wood-based industries; Advanced Course on E Commerce and Intellectual Property concludes; Winners of Literature, Music, Painting, Cartoon, Poster, Graphic Painting and Poster, Photo competitions honoured; Press conference regarding 20th destruction of seized narcotic drugs; Num clothing, school uniforms, staionery donated to school of Withakha nunnery; Wife of C-in-C of Royal Thai Navy Admiral Satirapan Keyanon visits Myanma Gem Museum; Minister vists jade, gems, pearl special sales; 1,247 jade lots sold; Commander-in-Chief of Royal Thai Navy and wife arrive on goodwill visit..."POEM":"The One I Love" ("The one I love - The good one sister in law...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Extend farming of fish and prawn"...FEATURE:"Discussion of pensioners - 16"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.55 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 June 2006
Date of publication: 26 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Establishment of Yuzana Palm Oil Plant contributes towards satisfying edible oil requirements of the State...; A&I Minister inspects Ngathayauk Dam Project; CEC member supervises development tasks in Ayeyawady Division; Minister for Industry-1 receives Chines guests; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein attends growing of physic plants in Yangon East District; Coord meeting extended cultivation of kitchen crops held; Grens trains entering Yangon from Pyay, Mandalay railroad sections; Through joint enforcements measures of Tatmadaw, Myanmar Police Force and revelant Government Departments, 10249.85 acres of poppy destroyed during 2005-2006 cultivation season that is 409.54 acres more than 2004-2005 season; Workshop on teaching traffic rules held in Nay Pyi Taw; Daewoo Int'l Corporation Chairman calls on CPT Minister; Daewoo Int'l Corporation Chairman calls on Minister for Mines; Training courses of Public Works conclude; Minister meets service personnel; Art Exhibition opens; 602 jade lots sold in euro- Jade, gems and pearl special sales continue; 31 members of YeU Township had no more interst and belief in NLD..."POEM":"Beautify the land minus drugs"("Drugs of any kind, any description...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Public cooperation in fight against narcotic drugs"...FEATURE:"Does she really take after Mhattama Gandhi?"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 July 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 June 2006
Date of publication: 25 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Croatia; Secretary-1 opens sales of jade through tender and competitive bidding system at Jade, Gems and Pearl Special Sales 2006; Work under way for greening Meiktila Plain; Deputy Minister for Health attends Health Secretaries' Meeting, health plans and buget meeting; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Croatia; Coaches arrive from China; Myanmar delegation arrives back; Sales of jade lots commence; Minister for Home Affairs meets departmental personnel in Kawthoung; Brick Factory Projects inspected in Nay Pyi Taw; Mandalay-Bhamo special cargo service launched; Daewoo Int'l Corporation Chairman calls on Minister for Finance and Revenue; Energy Minister visits CNG filling stations; Construction of Hlinethaya-Bayintnaung power line inspected; Prime Minister felicitates Croatian counterpart; Kayan Creek Bridge contributes to smooth flow of commodities such as paddy, pulses and beans and marine products of the region to the markets..."PERSPECTIVES":"Boosting production of the fine quality goods"...FEATURE:"Prosperous new nation should not be far-off"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.27 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 June 2006
Date of publication: 24 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Soe Win receives Daewoo International Corporation Chairman and party; Donors invited to Waso robes offering ceremony; <pegaung Association IYangon) to donate Waso robes; Books, magizines donated to self-reliant village libraries; Sanitation tasks carried out in Yangon City; Nyaungdon Oil and Gas Field daily produces over 80 million cubic feet of gas, over 600 barrels of condensate; 68 pearl lots, 30 gems lots sold; Officials of UMFCCI meet FAO/IFAD delegation; Wellwishers donate over K 37m to MWAF; SSA-S forcibly recruting members in Shan State (South); Bago Division striving for cultivation of monsoon paddy to meet the target of 3 million acres; Improvement of individual qualification will promote USDA's collective strength..."POEM":"Our Myanmar Women's Day"("For the economic interest of our Myanmar ...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Regional countries to address health problems in harmony"...FEATURE:"3rd July represents genuine Myanmar Women's Day"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.13 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 June 2006
Date of publication: 23 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects progress of Mandalay downtown, Mandalay Industrial Zone; Commander, ministers inspect power plants in Kayah, Shan States; 200 acres in oil put under physic nut; Yangon Division Police Force holds work coord meeting; Deputy minister inspects BEHS in Nay Pyi Taw; Commander, Minister inspect fish breeding tasks in Pyinmana District; Arrival of gems merchants up; 232 drug-related cases exposed in May; Minister meets with service personnel, hoteliers in Muse, PyinOoLwin; 2nd ASEAN+3 Health Ministers' Meeting, 1st ASEAN+China Health Ministers' Meeting commence; ASEAN to establish free trade area with Australia, Newzeland; CEC member meets USDA members in Toungoo, Thantaung; CAsh, kind donated in honour of 4th Conference of MWJA; Press conference on 8th ASEAN Health Ministers' Meeting held; Minister for Mines visits Jade, Gems and Pearl Special Sales 2006; Six quit ChaungU Township NLD as they lost interest in party and its functions..."PERSPECTIVES:"Grow more monsoon paddy for food sufficiency"...FEATURE:"The plots of saboteurs inside and outside the nation and the truth that should be realized -3"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (845K, 4.53 MB)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs2/NLM2006-06-23.pdf
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 June 2006
Date of publication: 22 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Health not confined by national and geographical frontiers...; USDA Secretary-General looks into regional development; Minister inspects departmental functions of Ministry of Industry-2; Senior officials from China, Korea arrive; 8th ASEAN Health Ministers' Meeting opens; Commander attends physic nut growing ceremony in Dalla; Final-year cadets of DSMA visit MMCWA; Taunggyi natural spring, tasks of Ayethaya Zone inspected; Progress of Tarhsan Hydel Power Plant inspected; Minister inspects No1 Fertilizer Plant in Sale; Myanmar, India eye mutual interests; 1,871 merchants visit Special Sales of Jade, Gems nad Pearl; Preparatory meeting for ASEAN+3 Health Ministers' Meeting held; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects Yeywa Hydel Power Project, factories in Kyaukse Industrial Zone; Shwegyin Hydel Power Project inspected..."PERSPECTIVES":"Elemination of human trafficking"...FEATURE:"The plots pf saboteurs inside and outside the nation and the truth that should be realized -2"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 June 2006
Date of publication: 21 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein receives Russian Ambassador; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects construction of dam, cultivation of summer paddy in Mandalay; Commander attends opening of chess competition for 2006; USDA members urged to step up efforts for development tasks in Magway; Medical equipment donated; Ministry attends coord meeting of special gems sales; Kyaukkyi Township USDA to join hands with locals for development tasks; Ministry of PBANRDA offers alms; Tow injured in land mine blast; KNY extorts money from villagers; Skills demonstration of ploicewomen of Myanmar Police Force held; Physic nut plants grown in Loilem; ASEAN health ministers arrive to attend ministgerial level meetings; Industry-1's 11 factories to run on joint venture; 1,446 gem merchants to participate in jade, gems sales; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than stresses to grow 100,000 acres of rubber in Rakhine State; Measures taken for smooth transport between Yangon West University and Ayeywalay Village; NLD carrying out activities heading for collision course that could cause hardships of nation and people..."PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURE:"The plots of saboteurs inside and outside the nation and the truth should be realized -1"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.04 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 June 2006
Date of publication: 20 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects construction of Ayeyawady Brodge (Yadanabon); Myanmar BGOvernment will continue to strive diligently in building a better future and to bring development to its citizens...; Sannitation task carried out in General Hospital of North Okkalapa; PPE's printing course concludes; Cash donated to U Hla Tun Cander Foundation; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects Pipe Factory of YCDC; Minister inspects construction of cement plant (Takton); ASEAN senior officials' Meeting held; Paddy husk-fired engine factory, transformer factory inspected; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Workshop on biosafety framework opens; Ministry of Mines offers 'soon' to members if Sangha of State Sasana University; Winds gust in Hlinethaya Township; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than on inspection tour of Sittway, Kyauktaw; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects display of Special Sales of Jade, Gems and Pearl for 2006..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive to boost the yields of crops"...FEATURE:"Exemplary mothers in Myanmar society"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 June 2006
Date of publication: 19 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects development tasks...; Rakhine State to grow 1.2 million acres of monsoon paddy this year...; On-job training course of Immigration and Population Ministry concludes; Mayor inspects growing shade trees, physic nut saplings; Chairman of MES attends meetings in Singaporre, the Philippines; Saw Mill, Wood Finishing Factory of MISC Industry open; Minister for Education meets faculty members ofYangon East University; MWAF holds extempore talks hailing Myanmar Women's Day; Myanmar delegation leaves for Singapore; Philippines undersecretary of Health arrives; Three-storey Pyaesayaye hall dedicated to Seintayama Monastery in Bahan Township; NLD (Central) has no specific political way, no unity among leaders..."POEM":"A Myanmar Girl IS"(Cherish-Only Myanmar...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Blood donation, noble deed"...FEATURE:"Duties for restoration of stability and peace of the State and raising socio-economic life of people"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.78 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 June 2006
Date of publication: 18 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: NCC Commission will scrutinize papers presented by NCC Work Committee for laying detailed basic principles at coming National Convention; Commander meets departmental in Pungpakyem; Workshop on census of family and young people for 2004 held; Health education talks held at Mayangon BEHS No3; Vice-Mayor inspects tax-free markets; YMBA opens Abhidmamma course; Organizing under-12 painting contest of ASEAN and Japan discussed; Industry-1 Minister visits Natmauk; Physic nut plant growing ceremony held in Lewe; SMS Shootout 2006 Contest to be held; Mandalay Mayor inspects developments of Mandalay city; Basic Computer Course, GPS Short Course open; MMPO to provide cash assistance; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects irrigation facilities, physic nut farms in MyaungU District; Only with improvement of productivity, will Rakhine State enjoy economic development with higher per capital income..."PERSPECTIVES":"Make lasting peace for greater progress"...FEATURE:"KNU could not be Kayin People"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.43 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 June 2006
Date of publication: 17 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister receives outgoing Russian Ambassador; Union of Myanmar - State Peace and Development Council (Order No 11/2006) -6th Waning of Nayon, 1368 ME - Permission granted for retirements; Special Meeting of SPSU Administration Central Committee held; Cash donated for construction of extended ward; 17th Plenary Meeting of Fifth 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee on 2,3, July; Wellwihsers invited for missionary services in Bodh Gaya; Secure and Smooth Transport Supervisory Committee meets; Auditor-General's Office meets; Wellwishers donate cash to MWJA; Course opens to produce coordinators; Yangon Command separt takraw begins; SWRR Minister visit training schools; Roads repaved, renovated in Tamwe, THingangyun, South Okkalapa, Myangon Townships; SSA-S terrorists insurgents and hardcores murdering innocent people for no reason, forcibly recruting villagers; Minister meets timer entrepreneurs; Pwintbyu Township's Mone Creek Bridge, Kyeeohn-kyeewa Dam under construction; Departmental personnel to organize locals to grow physic nut plants for exceeding target acres; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than calls for meeting target vultivation of Maungtaw Township..."PERSPECTIVES":"Transport facilities -prospects for national development"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.27 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" June 16 2006
Date of publication: 16 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe congratulates Laotion President; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of congratulations to LPRD; Development projects under close supervision in Magway Division; Foreign Minister sends message of congratulations to LPRD; U Tin Win presents credentials to President of Poland; Sri Lanka, Myanmar to boost bilateral trade; Pyinmana Station grows 36,000 physic nut plants; MMCWA (Central) holds the educative talks on health; Congress on Marine Science and Technology concludes; Sinboards hailing Myanmar Women's Day erected; Medical students visit MMCWA (Central); Shan State (North) WAO holds educative talks on health; Aunglan's fertilizer factory renovated to boost production; Physic nut plants growing ceremonies held; BCP Po Thaungyoung, son of writer Ludu Daw Ahmar spreads fabricated news through foreign brocasting stations; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win inspection tour of Shan State (North); Prime Minister sends messageof congratulations to LPDR; Ngamoeyeik water purification plant inspected; SNLD members cannot lead local people and so people have lost trust in the party..."POEM":"Way Shown by King Kyansit"("Pagodas,Dazaung,rest houses...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for improvement of women's lives"...FEATURE:"The attributes of Myanmar women in history"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.37 MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 June 2006
Date of publication: 15 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint looks into regional development in Magway Division; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win inspects agriculture, regional development in Shan State (North); NC Alternate Chairmen meet; Stationary, furniture donated to schools in Mandalay Division; World Blood Donor Day observed; Forestry Minister inspects dry zone greening tasks; Education Ministry holds meeting; Pacific Congress on Marine Science and Technology PACON 2006 opens; Commander, Minister participate in physic nut cultivation in Mogaung Township; Minister visits suc-power stations; Industry-1 Minister receives guests of PRC: Energy Minister inspects oil fields; Thettantyaung Cooperative Society meets; Water transport services inspected; Bago Division (West) USDA provides cash to outstanding members; Farmers should not be complacent about already-achieved success; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects tax-free markets..."PERSPECTIVES":"Economic growth through smooth flow of goods"...FEATURE:"I'm...and I save lives!"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.91 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 June 2006
Date of publication: 14 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects regional development tasks in Thayet District; Measures for development of Shan State (North) coordinated; Bhamo District's development tasks discussed; U Saw Hla Min presents credentials to Swiss President; Minister for PBANRDA meets gradiates of Nationalities Youth Resource Degree College (Mandalay); Post-Primary School opens, school uniforms and stationery presented in Yanbye; FM meets Japanese guests; National Convention panel of alternate chairmen meets; 1,6717 university students apply for USDA membership; MMCWA conducts educative talks on prevention against seasonal diseases in Tatkon, Yamethin; Minister inspects transformer factory; Coorperation and coordination reaching down to grassroots will lead to successful implementation of projects; Seeking its self-interest, NLD walked out of National Convention, committed destructive acts that harm interests of the State and the people in league with some foreign countries, underground and above ground elements..."PERSPECTIVES":"Maintain the results of peace and stability"...FEATURE:"Myanmar rubber enjoying revival"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 June 2006
Date of publication: 13 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to the Philippines; Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Russian President; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects development work in Taungdwingyi, Aunglan Townships; Kyaukme Township enjoying economicm social, health and education development; Swift transport of commodity will directly benifits cousumers; PBANRDA Minister tours Hpa-an; Deputy Foreign Minister arrives back from Korea; USDA provides desks to Dawbon No 8 primary school; Myanmar, Pakistan discuss boosting trade; No 7 Workshop on procedures to be followed for sale of medicines concludes; USDA receives Japanese high ranking official; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to the Philippines; Ambassadors, diplomats, representatives of UN Agencies, local and foreign journalists visit Mon, Kayin states; Information Minister attends cash donation ceremony in commemoration of MWJA Fourth Literary Choference; Annual meeting of Myanmar Motion Picture Asiayone held; Prime Minister sends message of felicitations to the Philippines; Prime Minister felicitates Russian Counterpart; Diplomats, Journalists visit Mon, Kayin States, witness regional developments inculding Thanlwin Bridge (Mawlamyine)..."PERSPECTIVES":"For further development of border areas"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 June 2006
Date of publication: 12 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Measures being taken for enhancement of knowledge and education of the youth from border areas - Secretary-1 meets students graduated from Nationalities Youth REsource Development Degree College (Yangon); Entire Mon State and most areas of Kayin State are peaceful, tranquil; Golden nut fixed to AYeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon); Work programme for mosquito, garbage and tobacco free schools explained; Myanmar delegation back from PRC; Secretary-1 attends fifth convocation of International THeravada Buddhist Missionary University; Local and foreign journalists led by Minister for Information viw development of South-East Command area in Mon, Kayin States; Kayin, Bamar, Rakhine,Mon, PaO,and other races striving for emergence of peaceful, developed and modern State under the guidance of the State Peace and Development Council in Kayin State; Government has always been opening the door for peace talks - Not only people, even its party members do not believe NLD and longer and resign as membership of their own volition; Within KNU there is no human rights, no law and order - The KNU has done nothing good for Kayin State; Foreigners not sacrificing any life or blood for us - Thanks to goodwill of Government, we are now enjoying fruitful results of peace; When our group returned to the legal fold, government rendered all assistance to us..."PERSPECTIVES":"Cultivation of opium substitute crops enhances farmers' income"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.21 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 June 2006


Title: "The New Lihgt of Myanmar" 11 June 2006
Date of publication: 11 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Graduates continuously produced from university and colleges in Kayin State and human resources have already been in better position...; Freshers welcomed to ITBMU for 2006-2007 academic year; APC of Japan meets UMFCCI responsible persons; Factories inspected in Kyaukse; Minister visits Hlawga Gas Turbine, power plant, District & Township MEPE; Indonesian earthquake Charity GOld Tournament 18 June; Yangon Children's Hospital extends new units; Talks on prevention of infectious diseases held in Pyinmana, Lewe Townships; Ceremony to mark telecasting of 2006 World Cup held; Regional development inspected in Momeik Township; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends ceremony to grow physic nut plants; NLD on collision course with the government, launching anti-government activities - Member of Yaksawk Township NLD organizing committee resigns..."POEM":"The Pride of Our Myanmar Women" ("The strength of our Myanmar solidarity - Has been organized in strength...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Myanmar women with fine tradition"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.13 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 June 2006
Date of publication: 10 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of the Portuguese Republic; Successful realization of seven-point Road Map with Union Spirit stressed - Development tasks in Shan State (North)'s Momeik, Mabein inspected; Naval delegation of PLA concludes visit; Upgrading sanitation tasks inspected in Mayangon, Mingaladon Townships; MRTV-3 New Studio Comples to be auctioned; Chine, Myanmar sign general loan agreement; CIG holds Introduction of REsponsible Care Activity Guidelines; Secure and Smooth Transport Supervisory Committee meets; School Enrolment Day held in Thongwa; Course opens to choose welfare coordinarots; Foreign Minister felicitates Portuguese counterpart; Aged receive free medical care; Medicines, medical equipment donated to hospitals; Newly-built middle school opens in Hsipaw; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Portugues Republic; Locals to grow physic nut plants on vacant land on manageable scale for earning surplus income - Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects development of Myitta in Dawei District..."PERSPECTIVES":"Wellwishers's generosity ehances knowledge of rural folks"...FEATURE:"Myanmar women's role compatible with Myanmar history"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.96 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 June 2006
Date of publication: 09 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to King of Thailand; Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador o the Federation Republic of Brazil; CPT Ministry holds coord meeting; Ambassador U HTein Win accredited to Argentina; Thakayta Township gets a tax-free market; Computers, printers donated; Nay Pyi Taw - Mandalay - Nay Pyi Taw express train launched; Commander inspects development of Aphauk, Taikkyi; Ceremony to assign duty held in Nay Pyi Taw Command; Minister inspects progress in building Pyapon Bridge; Measures for tourism promotion coordinated; Chinese mily delegation visit NDC; Minister for Energy inspects Mann oil field; Physic nut plants growing ceremony held in Tongzan; Hsipaw Township School Enrolment Day held; Deputy Minister for Health back from UN; Books donated to Amaytywa self-reliant library in Sittway; Lt-Gen Maung Bo calls for working together for development in Yebyu Township; NLD leaders under the pretext of human rights and democracy were using party members as stepping-stone to grab power - Nine executives collectively quit NLD as they no longer support the party that in practice is plotting and working to destroy the nation..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work for emergence of healthy and intelligent citizens"...FEATURE:"Union National Races Village that vitalizes Union Spirit"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.55 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 June 2006
Date of publication: 08 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of AMbassador of the Republic of Hungary; Minister for Industry-1 receives Chinese guests; Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and REsettlement holds coord meeting; Cash assistance rendered to children of FSD; Rubber earns largest amount of foreign exchange behind that of pulse and bean in the nation - Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects preparation for cultivation of monsoon paddy in Palaw, Thayetchang Townships; Minister inspects Mann Thambayakan refinery; Tikyit coal-fired power plant inspected; Self-reliant village libraries play dominant role in promiting rural education - Each village in Mon State gets self-reliant library; Minister inspects upgrading of roads, bridges; Early childhood development course concludes; Hotels in Bagan to provide satisfactory services; Deputy Minister inspects development of libraries in Mandalay Division; Cash and kind donated to Storm Relief Committee of Gwa Township (Yangon); Shipment of palm oil arrives; Senior General accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Republic of Panama..."PERSPECTIVES":"Cooperate in tackling environment issue"...FEATURE:"Search for knowledge and information"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.13 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 June 2006
Date of publication: 07 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation; Culture Minister visit Bagan archaeological zone; CSSTB Chairman meets staff of CICS (Upper Myanmar); Chinese mily delegation arrives; Deputy Minister inspects hotels in Chaungtha and Ngwe Hsaung; Nay Pyi Taw-Mandalay express rail service to be launched on 7 June; Commanders, minister look into communication tasks in Mandalay, Sagaing; Minister inspects CNG filling stations; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win calls for efficient use if electricity, fuel; Minister inepects Kengtawng hydel project; Road and bridge projects inspected; Enhance national education to keep abreast of international community - Special Refresher Course No 9 for University Teachers opens; Departmental functions inspected in Yementhin District; Convenience and security priority task in tourism; Deputy Foreign Minister back from Manila; Man loses foot in Kyaukdaga bomb blast; Gifts for Pantapwintaung Tawya religious region in Taikkyi Township; Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway..."PERSPECTIVES":"Grow more rubber for multiple uses"...FEATURE:"All smiles in southern Shan State"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.17 MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 June 2006
Date of publication: 06 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Those who really want democracy have duty to work together to ensure peace and stability and progress of State - Democracy has rights as well as responsibilities - Each and every person who favours democracy is to respect the laws and rules and regulations - SPecial Refresher Course No 6 for university teachers opens; Cultyre Minister visits Bagan archaeological zone; Education Minister meets faculty members of YUFL; Yangon Division Peace and Development Council meets; FIve nums of Sanana hero honoured; World Environment Day observed in Mandalay; Minister meets management committee members from ten industrial zones; Attorney-General's Office offer soon at State Pariyatti Sasana University; Heroin seized at Yangon International Airport; Renovation of roads in Chin State inspected; 10 members quit NLD as the witness wit pleasure government;s all-round development endeavours - Dislkie various kinds of concepts, wish to join hands with government..."Perspectives":"Extend fish and prawn farming to earn more foreign exchange"...FEATURE:"A tour of developing Rakhine State"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.19 MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 June 2006
Date of publication: 05 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myeik Myothit being built for resettlement of its increasing poluation and developing industries; Service personnel urged to carry out rural development tasks; Commander meets UNDR-bound students; MMCWA (Central) provides stationery, cash, medicines; USDA Secretary-General back from Vietnam; World No-Tobacco Day observed in Shan State (East); Sub-Power Stations inspected in Mayangon, Hlinethaya Townships; Shan State (South) observes World No-Tobacco Day; Coord meeting of Mon State Peace and Development Council held; Stakes driven for construction of Myanmar Academy; Myanmar delegation leaves for China to attend International Trade Fair 2006; Work coord meeting on boosting production of oil and gas held; Yangon University (Hlaing Campus) holds tree planting ceremony; Commander inspects schools in Mandalay; Bago Division under close supervision; Deputy Minister visits Rakhine State; Donations invited to open clinic monstic school at Pantapwinttaung Tawya; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends opening of Yuzana Beikman at Natmauk Monastery in Thakayta Township..."PERSPECTIVES":"Conserve environment for existence of living beings"...FEATURE:"Don't Desert Drylands!"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.31 MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 June 2006
Date of publication: 04 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint meets officers, other ranks and family members in Myitkyina; Departmental personnel to harmoniously strive for development of Taninthayi Division - Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects construction of Myeik University, General Hospital; Commander inspects development of education tasks; Minister for SWRR visits Shwegondine Residential Nursery; Waibargi Myothit enjoys sufficient clean water; Prizes of ASEAN dario quis awarded; Annual General Meeting of MIBD held; Worl No-Tobacco Day observed in Kachin State; Minister for Mines inspects exploration of limestone; Pre-Primary Teachership Course to be opened; Regional development in Ayeyawady Division discussed; Sports Minister donates exercise books to primary schools; Minister visits Yeywa Hydel Power Project; Basic computer course concludes in Kengtung; Physic nut plants grown in Kungyangon, Kawhmu Townships; Shwethigan to be offered to Shwezigon Pagoda in NyaungU; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends ceremony to grow physic nut saplings at teak plantation in Hlawga; Myanmar-Korea Charity Fair for the Monastic Education School; NLD has links with exiled groups and terrorists..."PERSPECTIVES":"For emergence of ourstanding students"...FEATURE:"Don't be misled by false alarm"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.76 MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 June 2006
Date of publication: 03 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Brunei Ambassador; World No-Tobacco Day ceremony held in Yangon East District; Thitsa Yeiktha Road put into service in Yankin Township; Cash assistance, exercise books provided; Ceremony to share merits for second Shwethingan offering to Okkalapa Pagoda held; Cultivation of physic nut plants, irrigation facility inspected in Thaton; MEd, BEd, Teachership Courses open at UDNR; Shweli Hydel Power project inspected; Coord meeting opn Secure and Smooth Transport takes place; Physic nut plants growing ceremony held in NyaungU; Officials urged to well understand project aims; Basic English PRoficiency, Computer Courses open; Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassafdor of Singapore..."PERSPECTIVES":"Serve public interests through literature"...FEATURE:"Books...libraries...knowledge"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.03 MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 June 2006
Date of publication: 02 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Italy; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects progress in building Ngamoeyeik Creek Bridge (Kamakyi); Foreign Affairs Minister sends message of felicitations to Italian counterpart; Myanmar Gazette; MMCWA educates parents on development of children; Refresher course for judges opens; Symposium on AI disease held; FAO Experts discuss AI investigation activities; Minister meets responsible personnel of Yangon City Electric Power Supply Board; Duties assigned to realize plans; Minister receives Malaysian guests; Minister inepects livestock breeding farms; MWJA holds CEC meeting; Cash assistance provided for staff's children; Mayor looks over growing of physic nut plants; Train launched on Yangon Central Railway Station-Yangon East University run; Cash assistance provided to needy students in Mandalay Division; Prime Minister sends message of felicitations to Italian counterpart; Commander meets students bound for UDNR..."PERSPECTIVES":"Increase production and practise ecomony"...FEATURES:"Good and evil, constructive efforts and destructive acts"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.96 MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 June 2006
Date of publication: 01 June 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister congratulates Singaporean counterpart; Yangon Division Vegatable and Poltry Farming Special Zone inspected; Symposium on Rattan Culture ASEAN continues; Foreign Minister sends message of congratulations to Singaporean counterpart; Mapping course ends; 2,700 tons of palm oil arrives; Work coord meeting of Ministry of Transport held; Commander, Minister inspect bird flu prevention; Electric meters installed in Hline, Dagin Myithit (East) townships; Seminar focuses AI disease control experience in Asia; TAO paint to be on Myanmar Market; Minister meets with staff of ministries of SWRR, IP; School enrolment ceremony held in Myitkyina; Coord meeting of Ministry of Mines held; Prizes awarded to winners in National Level ASEAN Quiz; World No-Tabacco Day observed; Physic nut plant growing ceremonies held in Thayet District; Sports and education combined course opens at SPEI (Mandalay); An-Minbu road section inspected; 81 radio sets provided to self-reliant libraries in Yesagyo; Refresher course concludes; Yangon Division marks Worls No-Tobacco day; NLD in constant perpetration on incorrect policy of confrontation, employing four means to put nation under foreign economic sanctions and relying on foreign nations and organizations - NLD leadership ignore people and it walked out of National Convention because of the withs of few - Three members resign from Shan State (South) NLD..."PERSPECTIVES":"Try to meet the target yield of crops"...FEATURE:"Tobacco: Deadly in any form or disbuise"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.71 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 May 2006
Date of publication: 31 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of sympathy to Indonesian President; Prime Minister sends message of sympathy to Indonesian President; Minister calls for cooperation with MANA to reduce drug abuse; ASEAN to improve arts of wkckerworks; FM sends message of sympathy to Indonesian counterpart; Inform the people of nation-building endeavours through media - Minister inspects information tasks in Mom State; Workshop on Property Transaction Report opens; Cash donation made hailing Literary Conference of MWJA; Mayor attends ceremonies to open Gyobyu water pipeline; Minister calls for couducting livestock breeding tasks; Every employee who has completed a period of twelve months continuous service shall be granted arned leave; Myanmar mobilizing local strength to achieve millennium development goals and Working Together for Health..."PERSPECTIVES":"Make full use of aquatic and terrestrial resources"...FEATURE:"KNU in reality is..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.47 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 May 2006
Date of publication: 30 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Over 40,000 acres put under monsoon paddy in Thayawady District - Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than in inspection four of Bago Division (West); Ottwin, DaikU and Bago Townships grow physic nut plants; Mayor inspects construction tasks in Mandalay; UMFCCI Vice-President leaves for Vietnam; USDA Secretary General leaves for Vietnam; Commander inspects extension of Pyinmana-Pinlaung Road; Basic Management Course opened; School enrolment activities held in Yangon; Gifts for Mandalay General Hospital; USDA CEC member gives lecture on national policy; Coord meeting of BSI, PD held; Industry-1 Minister inspects Indagaw Industrial zone; Minister inspects power stations; Physic nut plants grown, cash donations accepted in Thongwa; Myanmar Hockey Federation delegation leaves for Macao; Cash donated for school enrolment; Minister inspects hotels in Yangon; IPRD D-G inspects district, township offices; Redouble efforts to meet the aims - Minister inspectes factories in Bago Division; 54 resign as they have witnessed government working overtime to realize firm political and social objectves, while keeping in fore Our Three Main National causes - NLD's acts incompatiable with time and conditions..."PERSPECTIVES":"Quality jade, gems and pearl special sales"...FEATURE:"Myainghaywun Elephant Camp"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 May 2006
Date of publication: 29 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Mon State striving for development of agricultural sector making full use of land and water resources - Commander attends inauguration of Mayangon Sluice Gate in Thaton; Hotel and Tourism Minister meets hoteliers; Central Committee for Organizing June-July Jade, Gems and Pearl Special Sales meets - Patron of Central Committee Minister Brig-Gen Ohn Myint attends coord meeting; School enrolment week launched in Mandalayl; Minister visits wood-based factories; Minister back from China; Water supply to Yangon to be reduced for three days; Measures to be taken for public schools to be free from tabacco, mosquitoes, garbage; Minister for Foreign Affairs leaves for Malaysia; Minister meets staff of Ministry of Culture; Dinner to mark centennial of YMBA hosted; "Hardship and Victory" in circulation; Sayadae Agga Maha Pandita Bhaddanta Wepulla's Awards for Literature on Buddhism presented; Sasana Arzani Sayadaws honoured; Dry Day supervisory committee makes inspection; Construction tasks of Bwetkyi Bridge inspected; Power Stations in Yangon under close supervision - Arrangements made to install 100,000 electric meters in Yangon..."PERSPECTIVES":"Exert increased efforts for industrial development"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.35 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 May 2006
Date of publication: 28 May 2006
Description/subject: DoMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San attend ceremony to honour 73 Sasana Arzani of Tipitakadhara Tipitakakovida Selection Examination; Commander meets trainees of Yangon Division for UDNR; Construction, agricultural projects inspected in Lashio Township; Myanmar delegation back from Qatar; Secretary-1 receives Chinese Deputy Minister for Public Security; Minister for Home Affairs receives Chinese Deputy for Public Security; Minister inspects functions of hotels in Yangon; Hydel power project in Bago Division under supervision; PPE aims to develop literary and printing works - Cash assistance, exercise books provided to children of staff of Information Ministry; Myanma Railways redoubles efforts for convenience of passengers; 73 members of the Sangha passed the 58th Tipitakadhara Tipikakovida Selection Examination held from the last week of December 2005 to January 2006..."PERSPECTIVES":"Prevent DHF with enhanced health awareness"...FEATURE:"Thriving oil palm plantations"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.65 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 June 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 May 2006
Date of publication: 27 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Assistance to be rendered to private gems companies to manufacture and sell polished jade and gems through technology sharing and market research; Minister meets guests; Coord meeting of Customs Department held; UMFCCI Vice-President meets Indian delegation; Chinese Deputy Public Security Minister arrives; Vocational course on harticulture, tailoring, bakery opens; Entries invited to article and colour photo contests; Year-round greening pf 30-mile radius of Yangon City discussed; 175 tourists onboard chartered flight arrive; Indian mily delegation visits Shwedagon Pagoda, King Zafar Shah's tomb; Ministry of Information holds coordination meeting; Training courses of Ministry of Industry-1 conclude; Refresher Course for English, Mathematics and Physics Teachers winds up; YCDC steps up efforts for good drainage system, transportation; NLD brass's ignorance of members's wish deviates from democracy - NLD dancing to alien master's tune, demanding economic sanctions on nation - Seven resign from Kalaw NLD as they lost interest in party; Hydel power projects in Bago Division inspected; Winners of Worls Environment Day commemorative essay competition announced; Agricultural, forestry and livestock and fishery sectors need high technology to realize the State's objectives..."PERSPECTIVES":"Twantay Bridge emerges over Twantay Canal"...FEAUTRE:"Salient points on pesticides-2"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.98 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myannar" 26 May 2006
Date of publication: 26 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Local people should realize extraordinary goodwill and efforts the government is exerting to build large transport facilities in fat-off regions - Twantay Bridge in Twantay Township put into commission; Concrete bridge inagurated in Sagaing Township; School enrolment activity launched in Dagon Myothit (South); Ministry of Sports holds work coord meeting; Minister inspects Women's Development Centre in Kamayut; Forestry Ministry oversees preparation for timber sales; School Enrolment Week launched in Nay Pyi Taw; Myanmar Brewery Ltd donates cash to MHH, four social welfare schools; Cash and books donated to self-reliant library in Hlegu; Chief Justic, Attorney-General call for speedy administration of justice in Magway Division; Nationalities should make harmonious efforts while accepting the task of further developing and handing over sound foundations to future genegations..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for improvement of women's life"...FEATURE:"Improving network of roads in Shan State"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.73 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 May 2006
Date of publication: 25 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Agrentine President; Yangon Airport eyes int'l standard; 2,750-ton-shipment of palm oil arrives; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Aregentina; Myanmar delegation leaves for Laos; Commander attends annual meeting, prize presentation ceremony of Yangon Division MCWA; Mass movement on prevention against DHF launched in Mingala Taungnyunt; Reminder issued for trawlers; Yanbye gets traditional medicine hospital; Follow-up news; Coordination meeting for observing Myanmar Women's Day held; Public Works conducts three refresher courses; Commerce Minister to attend int'l exhibition of PRC; World Population Day commemorative poster, essay and photo contests to be held; Myanma Isurance holds work coord meeting; Minister stresses need to textbooks to reach students in time at right price; Special Certificate in Education Technology (SCRT) course to be opened; NLD in collusion with some foreign nations, underground and aboveground saboteurs working against national interests but for party and few - 43 from Phakant Township NLD resign as they ahve no more interest in the party that is crazed with self-interest for power..."PERSPECTIVES":"Boost the sales of precious stones"...FEATURE:"Salient points on pesticides-1"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.92 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 May 2006
Date of publication: 24 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Tax-free markets in townships inspected; Ministry if Rail Transportation holds work coordination meeting; USDA CEC member gives lecture on national policy; Nurse Aid Course to be opened in Jivitadana Sangha Hospital; Dunfair for monastic education school's funds on 2 and 3 June; Agreement on oil palm producation inked; Social welfare tasks supervised; Developing Namtain Village Mongpan Township, Langkho District, Shan State (South); Myanmar Environmental Conservation Committee meets; Culture Ministry coordinates work; Yangon Division WAO organizes Basic Management Course; First aid course in Kayan Township; 7th Meeting of ASEAN Customs Directirs commences; Minister inspects labiratory of Fisheries Department; Prisoners in Meiktila Prison supplied with food, medicine; Pyapon Bridge construction project inspected; Minister inspects Myanma Port Authority, Asia World Port Terminal, docking tasks..."PERSPECTIVES":"Continue carrying out the nation-building work"...FEATURE:"Myanmar, nation of libraries"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.84 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 May 2006
Date of publication: 23 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Soe Win sends message of congratulations to Italian counterpart; Gov, Tatmadaw and people, genuine forces building nation - USDA Advance Management Course (Special) No 1 for executives opens; IAI-Training Course on Customs Modernization and Management held; Foreign Affairs Deputy Minister leaves for Qatar; Korean Training ship concludes stopover visit; Wellwishers invited to donate cash to Gwa township victims; Computer graphics competition to mark International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking; Sittaung Bridge (Moppalin) inspected; Yangon Mayor inspects city plantation and resort; Indian mily delegation visits NDC, DSMA; Debut of "Thwe" (Blood) Movie on 23-24 May; Indistry-1 Minister inspects factories in Sagaing, Kyaukse; Minister brig-Gen Thura AYe Myint watches final match of Golden Belt Traditional Boxing Challenges; SPecial sale of jade, hewellery and pearl on 20 June..."PERSPECTIVES":"Produce more and more oil and natural gas"...FEAUTRE:"Discussions of pensioners-15"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 May 2006
Date of publication: 22 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Industry-1 Minister inspects factories in Sagaing Division; New building of Basic Education Post-Primary School handed over in Htantabin; Res[ects paying ceremony held at Yankin Education College; E-G of Department of Cultural Institute leaves for Bhutan; Ministry of Forestry meets; Training courses of UMFCCI conclude; Sports Minister meets Myanmar athletes; Foreign Minister meets Bangladesh guests; Being jealous of peace and stability preveiling in the State, NLD is instigating the people to cause panic - NLD sticking to ploicy of "Look West" and grabbing power - Members of Namtu Township NLD resign..."PERSPECTIVES":"Rural development through better transport"...FEATURES:"Biodiversity: Our Life, Our Future"..."Myanmar Youth set sights on success in Lion Cup, Asian U-17 Championship"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 May 2006
Date of publication: 21 May 2006
Description/subject: Senior-General Than Shwe receives UN Under-Secretary-General; Agga Maha Pandita title recipient Sayadaw honoured; Mayor inspects water supply tasks; CSSTB holds work co-ord meeting; Training courses of MPT conclude; Factories in Pakokku inspected; Basic Course No 1 Tilapia Fish Breeding concldes; UN Under-Secretary-General has tight schedule in Yangon; F & R Ministry holds coord meeting; Cash presented for all-round renovation of Sule Pagoda; UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs concludes visit to Myanmar..."PERSPECTIVES":"Prevent diabetes, hypertension and cardiac diseacse through walking"...FEATURE:"The rain of knowledge that showers in Shan State"
Language: English
Format/size: pdf (5.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 May 2006
Date of publication: 20 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends congratulations to President of Republic of Italy; Preparations for Special Jade Sales-2006 inspected; Regional development tasks in Hpa-na Township inspected; Promotion of Myanmar Hockey discussed; Deputy Commander inspects physic nut plantations in Lashio; UMFCCI President meets JCCY Chairman; Matters on smooth and secure road transport coordinated; Industry-2 holds work coordination meeting; Progress of Kahgkho, Dahseik River Water Pumping Project inspected; Myanmar to take part in Asian clud volleyball championship; Refresher Course for Ausiliary Fire Brigade concludes; Ministry of Construction holds coordination meeting; Minister of Livestock and Fisheries holds coord meeting; NLD, ignoring national interest, walked out of National Convention as its demands for wielding influence on the convention were not met - Shwegu Township NLD members resign..."PERSPECTIVES":"Medicinal onion"...FEATURES:""..."Myanmar women's footbakk team sets sights on ASEAN Women's Championship 2006"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.34 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 May 2006
Date of publication: 19 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: UN Under-Secretary-General arrives; 2,700 tons of oil arrive; MJF President leaves for Japan; South Korean training ship arrives Yangon; 6th ASEAN Skill Competition to be held; UMFCCI graduation to be held; 203 drug-related cases exposed in April; Shan State (North)'s bio-diesel plan paints rosy picture; Nay Pyi Taw-Bagain-Nay Pyo Taw train launched; Information Minister attends cash presentation ceremony to hail Fourth Literature Conference..."POEM":"Can't afford to hate you, Mone" ("Twelve-year-old daughter's - Tender stage, beginning to blossom...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Keep your towns and cities clean and pleasant"...FEATURE:"Regional development as witnesses by an expedition-2"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 May 2005
Date of publication: 18 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander attends Buddha Pujaniya of Swamkham Pagoda in Kengtung; Sic chapters of ASEAN Fold Literature selected for translation genre; U Tin Oo Lwin accredicted to Maldives; Nurturing of physic nut plants inspected in Hpa-an; Seminar on Copywrights & Related Rights in Creative Industries concludes; Over K 6m donated to funds of PhaungdawU Pagoda in Meiktila; 7th Nonstop Pathana recitation concludes; Sitagu Sayadaw presents hospital equipment to eight station hospitals; UMFCCI General Secretary receives Malaysian guests; Chinese deletation returns home; Coord meeting of Myanmar Medicine Dealers Association held; Authorities rescue two national race women trafficked in Tachilek; Building of Sagain Division Maternal and Child Welfare Supervisory Committee inaugurated; Myanmar's first-ever participation in international Futsal tournament..."PERSPECTIVES":"Keep on taking part in the anti-drug drive"...FEATURE:"Regional development as witnessed by an expedition-1"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 May 2006
Date of publication: 17 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Chairman of State Peace and Development Council Senior General Than Shwe felicitates King of Norway; Commander attends growing of physic nut plants in Madaya; Publications donated to Sabaimyaing Library; Donations for World Vipassana Pagoda; Experts seek ways to develop intellectual property rights in Myanmar; Appointment of Ambassador of UK agreed; Vice-Mayor inspects road upgrading tasks; UMFCCI to attend meetings in Malaysia; Relif supplies provided to storm vistims; Stationery donated to Mary Chapman School for the Deaf; MRTV D-G meets Chief Correspondent of NHK News Agency; First intensive one-year correspondence course (No 11) for JATs ends; Bookmakers of three-digit numbers game arrested; Energy Minister inspects oil and gas field in Pauk Township; A total of 63 armed group members, 16 families exchange arms for peace; NLD top leader and those at different levels working for gaining power only, did not lead local people to serve latter's interest..."PERSPECTIVES":"Try to complete dam projects in time and meet the set standard"...FEATURE:"Danger of opium, heroin and stimulants"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.42 MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 May 2006
Date of publication: 16 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Union of Myanmar -State Peace and Development Council (Order No 2/2006) - 4th Waning of Kason, 1368 ME (15th May 2006) - Permission granted for retirement; Union of Myanmar - State Peace and Development Council (Order No 3/2006) - 4th Waning of Kason, 1368 ME - (15th May 2006) - Permission granted for retirement; Union of Myanmar - State Peace and Development Council (Order No 4/2006) - 4th Waning of Kason, 1368 ME (15th May 2006) - Permission granted for retirement; Union of Myanmar - State Peace and Development Council (Order No 5/2006) -4th Waning of Kason, 1368 ME (15th May 2006) - Ministry reorganized; Union of Myanmar - State Peace and Development Council (Order No 6/2006) - 4th Waning of Kason,1368 ME (15th May 2006) - Reassignment of duties of Ministers; Union of Myanmar - State Peace and Development Council (Order No 7/2006) -4th Waning of Kason,1368 ME (15th May 2006) - Appointment of Ministers; Union of Myanmar - State Peace and Development Council (Order No 8/2006) -4th Waning of Kason,1368 ME (15th May 2006) - Assignment of ministerial portfolios; Union of Myanmar - State Peace and Development Council (Order No 9/2006) -4th Waning of Kason,1368 ME (15th May 2006) -Appointment of Deputy Ministers; Union of Myanmar - State Peace and Development Council (Order No 10/2006) -4th Waning of Kason,1368 ME (15th May 2006) - Appointment of members of CSSTB; Novitiation and ordination ceremony of Customs Dept held; Vocational training courses for women open; Courses conducted at CTS; Myanmar, Pakistan to enhance trade; Minister inspects construction of Bo Aung Kyaw Hall in Ingapu Township; Minister visits oil-gas field in Magway Division; Chinese delegation members call on Attorney-General; Vietnamese broadcasting delegation arrives; Young woman loses left leg in landmine blast; Diplomats, journalists view regional development in Southern Command Region..."PERSPECTIVES":"Crush destructive elements within and without the Union"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 19 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 May 2006
Date of publication: 15 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Government not in favour of war that it is taking security measures - As KNU has been time and again jeopardizing and harming the lives and property of the people, the Government has to take security measures - KNU drove out the people to prevent them from contacting Tatmadaw and to displace them - Large number of rural people lose lives and limbs due to boodby traps of KNU; Deputy Information Minister inspects departmental tasks in Myitkyina; Chinese delegation arrives; NPE Managing Director leaves for Indonesia; Questions and Answers; Like those of Mone region, others from rural areas where KNU insurgents are active subject to atrocities - Government cleared up the areas for security purpose and protecting lives and property of the people; Atrocities committed by KNU in Southern Command area; Local and foreign journalists study development of Southern Command area in Bago Division, troubles of local people caused by racism, power struggles and bullying of KNU insurgents,terrorist acts such as massacres, torching and mine blasts committed by KNU; NLD not serving interests of locals becoming group of good-for-nothing - Tarnishing image of the nation in collusion with terrorist groups - 28 members resign from Mogaung Township NLD..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards ICT development in Myanmar"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 May 2006
Date of publication: 14 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Irrigation facilities projects inspected in Thaton; Ceremony to mark World Red Cross Day of Shan State (East) held; World Red Cross Day celebrated in Kachin State; Matters related to ensuring smooth and secure transport coordinated; Title-recipient monks, nuns in Sagaing Division honoured; Growing of physic nut paunched in Hopong; Central Command grows 300 acres pf physic nut plants; Cyclist killed in explosion in PEnwegon; Division MCWSC Chairperson meets Hmawby Township MCWA members; Mandalay Mayor inspects sanitation work, physic nut and honey orange plantations; Semifinals of Golden Challenges held; Commander inspects regional development in Hsenwi Township; Relief supplies for disaster victims in Pyapon..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards hypertension"...FEATURE:"Discussion of pensioners-14"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.38 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 May 2006
Date of publication: 13 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: All villages in Bago Division facilitated with self-reliant libraries; Talks on national policy and State's progress given; Deputy Minister for Infdustry-1 inspects progress of factories, projects; Memberships application presented to social organizations; MNA marks International Day of Nurses; Notice to Mariner's announced; Arrivals of Korean tourists to increase; Organization ensures success, succcess strengthens organization; Prizes presented to winners in Second Mayor;s Cup Tennis Tournament; Commander visits physic nut farm in Bilin; Temporary closure of KV grip extended; Cash and books donated to lobraries in Waingmaw; Development tasks inspected in Myitkyina; Plan under way to grow physic nut saplings in Taungtha DAC; Commander inspects physic nut cultivation in Lashio Station; Fire precention measures inspected; Mandalay Division celebrates World Red Cross Day; NLD, ignoring desire of the people, walked out of National COnvention with decision of a handful of its leadership - Remains on collision course with govt - Members of Nyaungshwe Township NLD in Shan State (South) resign..."PERSPECTIVES":"Extended reclamation of land for seasonal crops"...FEATURE:"World Hypertension Day, 2006"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 May 2006
Date of publication: 12 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Admiral Soe THein attends Htidaw hoisting, consecration ceremonies at Thakya Marazein Pagoda in Thanlyin Station; Commander lays cornerstones for religious building in Kyaikto; Title recipient Sayadaw honoured; K 6,739,570 for storm victims; Commerce Minister to participate in India-Myanmar trade meeting, ASEAN Economic Ministerial meeting; Six filling stations open around the clock; Mu River Bridge (Thaphanseik) inaugurated in Kyunhla Township; Cash and kind donated to self-reliant libaries in Kachin State; Manmary to attend Int'l Federation of Customs Brokers Association Conference; Bo trees poured with scented water at pagodas on Fullmoon Day Kason; Fulmoon Day of Kason observed at Loka Marijin Buddha Image; Thriving physic nut plantations, nurseries inspected in Kyaukse, Meiktila Districts; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than meets families of Tatmadawmen, attends collective growing of physic nut plants, inspects Thaukyekhat hydel power project..."PERSPECTIVES":"Continue to enhance the values of YMBA"...FEATURE:"Safe Staffing Saves Lives"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 May 2006
Date of publication: 11 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint attends physic nut plants growing ceremonies in Patheingya, Mandalay; Mass movements on prevention against dengue fever launched; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; KOICA donates computer accessories to MCPT; Talks on health to mark Workd Health Day given; Kaugyidaunt Township Court opens; Health care services, cash and kind provided to 106 older persons; Minister inspects product factories; YMBA pays respects to 224 75-and-above years old persons; New generation sets foot on Hockey; Commander meets service personnel boud for Cocogyun; Commander attends collective growing of physic nut plants; Archaeological sites excavated in ancient Myaungmya; Cash donated to missionary work; Department course of Immigration and Population Ministry opens; kambalu gets new gymnasium; NLD (Central) has no specific clear political ploicy - It is in no position to take leadership role due to personality cult, localism andsectarianism among party members - Members getting tired of NLD - Eight members resign from Tanai Township NLD..."PERSPECTIVES"":"Fullmoon Day of Kason the Buddha Day"...FEATURE:"Fullmoon Day of Kason"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 May 2006
Date of publication: 10 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister congratulates Korean counterpart; YMBA's performances contributes towards all four social objectives implemented at present; Minister inspects Mandalay Industrial Zones Development Project, Candy Factory (Kyaukse); Industry-1 products special sales on 13 May; Regional developments inspected in Lewe Township; Fire Brigdae Day marked; Ambassador presents credentials; Two teenage trafficked girls rescued; MWAF gives edicative talks on human trafficking; Talks on avian influenza on 20 May; WVO advance organizing course opens; Server Opetation Training Course, Database Management System Course opened; Bo Tree planting-ceremony to be held on Full Moon day of Kason; Books donated to libaries in Kayan Township; Lecture on national policy given; More vessles carrying palm oil arrive; Lt-Gen Ye Myint attends collective growing of physic nut plants, inspects Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon) construction project; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win on inspection tour of Lashio, Kyaukme..."PERSPECTIVES:"Increase production and speed up sale of jade and gems"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 May 2006
Date of publication: 09 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: With Myanmar gems and jade market developing, many global nations inculding neighbours paying more attention to the country's gems emporium; Bo tree water pouring ceremony to be held at Tooth Relic Pagoda; Crops plantaions in arid zones inspected; Myanmar delegation attends ADB's 39th Annual Meeting of Board of Governors in India; Lectures on national policy given; Minister for Information meets District IPRD staff in Toungoo; Duya-Shwetoungthaya-Ohpinkwin gravel road in Hinthada opens; World Red Cross Day-2006 observed; Education Minister meets faculty members of Education Colleges; Minister inspects Thagaya Industrial Zone; Minister looks into construction of power line at Ahtet Paunglong, Nancho hydel power projects;Tipitaka Kovida Sayadaws to be honoured; Byt violating diplomatic codes of conduct, US and British embassies conduct training courses in cooperation with NLD; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win inspects Namtu mine, meets service personnel, attends collective growing of physic plants; SNLD has connections with armed insurgents - Is causing regional instability and bad blood among the nationalities with selfishness - Ten resign from SNLD due to party's misdeeds..."PERSPECTIVES":"Cultivate physic nut plants as a national duty"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 May 2006
Date of publication: 08 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects 2,400-acre special plantation zone in Sagain Division; Physic nut, rubber, seasonal crops grown in Lashio, Namtu, Mantung; Commander inspects physic nut plantations in Namsaung, Loilem; Abdhidhamma Propagation Association holds paper-reading session; Third Myanmar Traditional Boxing Tournament continues; Respect paying ceremony at Taungyi University 27 May; Growing of physic nut plants inspected in Gangaw, Kalay Districts; Cash donated for World Buddhist Vipassana Cave Pagoda; Information Minister inspects tasks of IPRDs in Mandalay Division, Shan State (North); Myanmar delegation leaves for ROK; 23rd Bo tree water pouring festival of Shwedagon Pagoda on 11 May; Mawlamyine highway bus terminal opens; Shan State (East) WAO donates books to village library; LBVD issues reminder regarding restocking programme in bird flu-affected poultry farms; Libarianship and e-library application course opens; Fire breaks out in Ward 1 of Kamayut Township; Bridge on village-to-village road opens; 87th birthday of Pali Tekkatho Nyaungdon Monastery Sayadaw obserced; NLD critical of State's nation-building efforts, develoment work holding negative views..."PERSPECTIVES":"MRCS in the service of humanity"...FEATURE:"Universal Assistance Through Volunteering"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 May 2006
Date of publication: 07 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects transport facilities, physic nut nurseries in Mawlaik, Kalay Districts; GOS course 01/06-07 concludes; Coordination Meeting between Myanmar-Lao Border Aauthorities held; Relief supplies provided for cyclone-hit households in Hlinethaya Township; Ayeyawady Division holds ceremony to provide relief to storm victims; IWT Managing Director inspects Mya Ayeya Market Ship; Development of Htatabin Township inspected; A&I Minister inepects Myogyi multi-purpose dam project; Special gems emporium salted for 20 June-4 July; High-yield hybrid paddy harvested; Certain anti-government groups attenpting to drive a wedge between the government and the people; Regional development inspected in Kyaukme Township; NLD's political activities deviate from the path of correct political conviction - NLD fails to give instruction and assistance to members to participate in regional development tasks - It places too much reliance on external elements..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for perpetual existance of village libaries"...FEATURE:"YMBA Centenary"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 15 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 May 2006
Date of publication: 06 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Local people to join hands with officials, to extend growing rubber, pepper and physic nut for regioanl development; Cash, relief items donated to storm vistims of Gwa, Kyeintali in Rakhine State; Functions of Locomotive Shed (Insein) Inspected; Bomb goes off near transformer in Bago Division; Agricultural farms in Shan State (North) inspected; Lt-Gen Maung Bo on tour of inspection of Thaninthayi Division; Commander, Mayor inspects sanitary tasks in Yangon City; Indian delegates conclude visit; 43 residents in Myitkyina receive first-aid skills; D-G of IR meets businessmen; Businesses need to file return of income; Sasana Arzani to be honoured on 27 May; Commander Maj-Gen Khin Za inspects Htone Bo-Myitnge Shortcut (dual tracks); 60th Anniversary Fire Services Day observed with skills demonstrations; Doekwin Farm in PyinOoLwin inspected; Talks on national policy and State's development given; Summer Buddhism Culture Course opened; Taninthayi Division must be oil bowl of the nation - Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects development facilities in Myeik; Entire NLD practising "Look West" policy, relying too much on aliens - NLD pouring bad blood on Myanmar people - NLD CEC has no ability to lead and the future is bleak - NLD practising self-centerd ism, serving extreme self-interest under pretext of democracy - Sixty-two members resign from NLD - All will work together with government building a democratic state..."PERSPECTIVES":"Boost regional economy through extend growing of oil plam"...FEATURE:"To be destructive and constructive or black and white"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.65 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 May 2006
Date of publication: 05 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: The State Peace and Development Council- The Control of Smoking and Consumption of Tabacco Product Law; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Bangladeshi militgary attaches; Wellwishers make donations to MWAF; Water pouring at Bo tree of Shwephonepwint Pagoda on Fullmoon Day of Kason; Seminar on Customer Power and Satisfaction held; Commander, Minister inspect thriving Hsinshweli strain summer paddy plantations in Shan State (North); Expose and inform destructive acts of terrorists sent by FTUB; Gold necklaced snatcher arrested; Cadets of DSMA visit MMCWA; Trifficked women saved through bilateral cooperation; Industrial zones set up to enable entrepreneurs to share technologies - Lt-Gen Ye Myint tours townships in Kale, Tamu Districts; Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects oil palm, plantations, roads, bridges in Kawthoung District; SNLD's activities designed to break up national unity and push the Union to collapse - Nine members of SNLD resign of their own volition..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work hard for rural economic development"...FEATURE:"The Centenary of YMBA"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 May 2006
Date of publication: 04 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Farmers urged to carry out double and tripple cropping - Secretary-1 inspects upgrading of road, construction of retaining walls in Htantabin Township; Construction Minister inspects progress in building Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon); Credentials presented to King of the Belgians; 11th ASEAN Land Transport Working Group Meeting opened; Relief provided to cyclone vistims; Myanmar favourite to enter Fustal semifinal; Lt-Gen Myint Swe visits Yuzana Edible Oil Factory in Thaketa Township; General features of terrorists sent to Myanmar exposed; All villages in Shan State (North) have been facilitated with library each; All the people, locals to carry out growing physic nut as a national duty - Lt-Gen Maung Bo attends physic nut plant growing ceremonies in Kawthoung Township; NLD never shows positive attitude to whatever the government is doing - All the member of Kyaukme Township NLD resign to participate in regional development tasks; Royal Thai Air Force - Air Chief Marshal and wife leave..."PERSPECTIVES":"Extend cultivation of rubber"...FEATURE:"World Vipassana Pagoda, a symbol of Myanmar-India friendship"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 May 2006
Date of publication: 03 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Poland; Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of Israel; Royal Thai Air Force Air Chief Marshal Chalit - Pukbhasuk and wife arrive on goodwill visit; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Poland; Foreign Minister felicitates Israeli counterpart; Executive talks for women; General Secretary of UMFCCI meets foreign guests; Commander-in-Chief (Air) Lt-Gen Myat Hein and wife welcome Thai delegation led by Royal Thai Air Force - Air Chief Marshal Chalit Pukbhasuk and wife; Make use of electronic media, print media to counter and rebut false accusations againsts nation - USDA Joint Secretary-General addresses opening ceremony of Basic Journalism Course No 5; Narth-East Command organizes physic nut growing ceremony; Culture Minister makes tour of inspection in Bagan; Pyi Myanmar Journal marks 10th anniversary; YMBA to celebrate centenary; Award-winning book published; Prime Minister sends message of felicitations to Israel; Kalay Station plans to put 5,200 acres under physic nut plants - Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects Kalay Airport; NLD instead of serving the locals' interest, has posed threat to regional peace, stability - Eight resigned members feel they are goog for nothing, living as separate class aloof from people always opposing the government and the nation, while following the wrong way..."PERSPECTIVES":"Fruits of development plan for border areas and national races"...FEATURE:"Looking forward to build of home for aged in Kengtung"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 May 2006
Date of publication: 02 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander, Minister donate relief supplies to cuclone victims in Ayeyawady Division; Cultivation of physic nut, research work inspected in Hlegu Township; Yangon Division clinches champion title of U-13 Football Tournament; Myanmar delegation leaves for India; Commander, Mayor visit conjoined twins in Mandalay Central Women's Hospital; Minister inspects fishery in Pantanaw; Trainees of Naval Higher Command Course of India tour Yangon; Commander and wife attend physic nut plants growing ceremony; 5th Myanmar ICT Week concludes; Tow land mines explode in Kyaukkyi, two seriously injured; Swimming pool, recreation centre open at Kandawgyi Park; NLD inept at performing its duties to show correct way to regional development,national consolidation, nation-building tasks - Tangyan Township NLD members resign en masse; Ex-SNLD member U Sai Hpa (a) U Sai Hla Pe accepts "non-disintegration of the Union" as main requirement..."PERSPECTIVES":"Crash neo-colonialists and traitors for perpetual existence of the Union"...FEATURE:"Keep with healthy lifestyle"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 May 2006
Date of publication: 01 May 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: With high remarkable development of the nation, government taking necessary steps to pay high salaries, rights and opportunities to workers - Anti-colonialist sentiment, partiotic fervour and Union Spirit of Myanmar workers have gone down into annals of nation's history...; Kyaukkway Dam opened in Lashio Township, Shan State (North); Annual General Meeting of Taungtha Township Association (Yangon) held; Deputy Minister inspects construction of Pyinmana-Myohaung dual railroad; Talks on national policy and State's development given; Commander inspects development of Myawady, Kawkareik; Tatmadaw and departmental vehicles checked on dry day; Trainees of Indian Naval Higher Command Course on study tour; CNG Filling Station No 017 commissioned; Indian delegation arrives; Mon trounce Magway 14-0; Myanmar Fustal Team leaves for Thailand; Cash and kind provided to storm victims in Hlinethaya Township; Murders arrested within 72 hours in Dagon Myithit (East) Township; Pan Hlaing Creek bridge opened in Putao; NLD in no position to take leadership role - People consider it to be useless party as it fails to contribute to regional development - Members's personality cult, localism and sectarianism lead to closure of Nawnghkio Township NLD office - All members of Nawnghkio Township NLD resign..."PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURES:"Ayeyawady Division to extend growing physic nut to remaim as nation's granary"..."Exhibition to mark Myanmar ICT Week"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" April 30 2006
Date of publication: 30 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Growing rubber can contribute to combating poppy cultivation, development of border areas and national racas, growth of the State economy; Exhibition to mark Fifth Myanmar ICT Week-2006 opened; Tax-free markets inspected; USDA Secretary-General meets Shan State (East) USDA members; Ministry-1 Minister receives Korean guests; Boxing Coaching Course Level I opens, coordination meeting 4/2006 of MOC held; Myanmar Sea Fisheries Association set up; One person wounded in mine explosion in Pyu; Guests of wind destroy roofs of factories, houses in Hlinethaya Township; Avian flu under control - Fowl, egg trade permitted under close scrutiny; MMCWA holds dinner at conclusion of 16th AGM; Hsenwi Township NLD executives resign en masse, close office - NLD distances itself from people by keeping aloof from regional development rojects - Those within NLD wedded to personality cult, rely on external elements...; NLD underestimates internal strength, relies on external elements - IT ignores national developments holding negative views - It stands aloof from people and gets itself isolated - Nine townships executives of Shan State (North) Lashio Township NLD resign..."PERSPECTIVES":"Fruits of development in border areas"...FEATURE:"We are masters"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.29 MB)
Date of entry/update: 10 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 April 2006
Date of publication: 29 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Workshops and contests will enhance the people's knowledge about information and communcation technology in the nation and help the people realize the application of ICT - Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends launching ceremony of Fifth Myanmar ICT Week-2006; 16th annual meeting of MMCWA commences; MWAF Vice-President meets Kayin State WAO patron and members; UMFCCI General Secretary receives Japanese guests; Fish breeding camp inspected in Nyaungdon Township; Information Minister inspects Shan State (East) IPRD, Sub-printing House (Kengtung); Kengtung ring road inaugurated; 16th AGM of MMCWA concluddes; 53,554 villages facilitated with self-reliant libraries in the country and 1,985 libraries in Shan State (East); Progress witnessed in Wamhsaw Model Village of Mongshu Township; U Sain Saung Si (a) U Nelson resigns as member of SNLD and Pyithu Hluttaw..."PERSPECTIVES":"Stamp out atrocities of internal and external destructive elements"...FEATURE:"Value yourself...make healthy choices"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (810K - digitised; 7.8 MB- original)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs2/NLM2006-04-29.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 April 2006
Date of publication: 28 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Although shouting for Shan State liberation,Ywet Sit and cohorts are like mafia drug criminals trafficking narcotic drugs, smuggling arms - Ywet Sit's group sitting on fence at border torching villages, massacring national people, raping national race women, blowing up bombs at crowded places to kill people - Demand of 87 NLD representatives-elect to summon Hluttaw against international norms - National Convention with over 1000 delegates of national races, representives-elect, people from all walks of life wider in scope than NLD's dialogue - No dialogue possible with NLD not winning publuic support not representing people; Russian Supreme Court President leaves; Myanmar Sea Fisheries Entrepreneurs Association to be set up; NCGUB, FTUB, NLD (LA), ABSDF and NDD terrorists provided some UG hardcores within the country with funds and illegal satellite phones; Information Committee of State Peace and Development Council holds Press Conference No 4/2006; With intention of establishing drug free-country by 2014, government launched 15-year Drug Elimination Plan - Ywet Sit is drug kingpin, firearms smuggler; Twenty-ninemembers of Kyaukse Township National League for Democracy of Mandalay Division resign frok NLD; U SAN Hla Bae resigns from National League for Democracy, political duties; Questions and answers at the Press Conference 4/2006..."PERSPECTIVES":"Actively participate in environmental conservation work"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (digitised - 813K; Original - 10.91 MB)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs2/NLM2006-04-28.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 April 2006
Date of publication: 27 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of Serbia and Montenero; Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to President of Republic of South Africa; Vice-President General Maung Aye receives Russian deputy Chief of Staff (Army) Colonel General Moltenskoi Vladimir I; Minister attends opening GOS Course; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to Serbia and Montenegro; Chinese Delegation led by Information Industry Minister concludes visit; Commander inspects upgrading of Putao Airport; Deputy Information Minister meets staff of IPRD in Meiktika, Kyaukse Districts; MWEA Vice-Chairperson leaves for Thailand; UMFCCI Vice-President meet Chinese Delegation; Commander inspects extension of Union Highway in Lashio; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye felicitates Executive Deputy President of Republic of South Africa; Prime Minister sends message of felicitations to Serbia and Montenegro; Kyaikhtaw Model Village opens in Kawhmu Township - Expectant mothers provided with cash, medicines and safe delivery kits..."PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURES:"Ma Mya Dam to contribute towards regional development"..."Myanmar Maternal and Child Welfare Association (MMCWA)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (762K - digitised; 8.94 MB - original)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs2/NLM2006-04-27.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 april 2006
Date of publication: 26 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein receives President of Supreme Court of Russian Federation and party; Departments, enterprises under F&R Ministry inspected in Myitkyina, Waingmaw MEB (Branch) opened; orkshop on Development of Regional Competency Standards for Training in Renewabe Energy; Commander, minister inspect extension of runway of Myitkyina Airport; Agricultural farms inspected in Lashio Township; Workshop on education on precention against human trafficking held in Pathein; Precentive measures against diarrhoea launched in Insein Township; Course for administration staff (grade II) launched; Tow villages in Sagaing Division get power stations; President of Supreme Court of Russian Federation calls on Chief Justice U Aung Toe; MWAF Vice-President observes tasks of women's affairs in Mon State; Agricultural tasks inspected in Kyaukse District; Title-recipient monks honoured, rice offered in Shan State (East); Equipment related to project for generating solar energy for power supply to Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda handed over..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work towards and ndustrial nation and boost production"...FEATURE:"Respond to government's goodwill with noble spirit"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 April 2006
Date of publication: 25 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: General Thura Shwe Mann receives Russian goodill delegation; Minister of Information Industry of PRC arrives; Education Minister meets TEOs, school heads in Yangon Division; Russian delegation arrives; Opening of self-reliant village libraries in Mandalay Division completes, cash and kind donated; Summer courses, Saipyin Model Village opened in Dabayin Township; Commander inspects collective cultivation of physic nut plants in Patheingyi Township; 30-ton hydrogen peroxide factory in Chauk opened to produce bleaching agent and import substitute goods; Prime Minister receives Chinese Minister for Information Industry; Dhamma literati honoured; inter hybrid corn harvesting ceremony takes place..."PERSPECTIVES":"Counter fabricated news and ty to become effective media"...FEATURE:"Kachin State, paradise for tourists"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 April 2006
Date of publication: 24 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: It is the duty of mass communication to brocast prevalence of law and order, development and cooperation of the Tatmadaw, the people and the State - Myawady TV marks 11th Anniversary; Minister reeives Thai guest; Deouty Minister for Foreign Affairs back from China; Construction of railroad, functions fo locomitive and carriage sheds inspected; Amaeywa Agricultiral Cooperative Ltd set up in Kayan; Secretary-1 attends keeping of religious objects in upper reliquary, hoists Shwehtidaw (umbrella) at Maha Tejamuni Pagoda in Hlinethaya; Lt0Gen Myint Swe attends cornerstone-laying and cash donation ceremonies of Sasana Beikman in Thanlyin..."PERSPECTIVES":"Toward successful realization of the seven-step Road Map"...FEATURE:"Peace, essential requirement for a nation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.94 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 April 2006
Date of publication: 23 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Introducing of democracy without discipline can incite mob rule and anarchy - Priority given to development of the roads after Roads Year was desginated; Certificate Course in Basic Diplimatic Skills opens; Workshop on Management Effectiveness Program commences; Road to Germany for World Cup 2006 introduced; Rare photos to be rent to YMBA; Forestry Minister inspects sawmill, timber extraction regions; Relics kept in reliquary of Nagayon Musalinda Buddha Image at Maha Tejamuni Pagoda in Hlinethaya; Lt-Gen Maung Bo attends respect-paying, ordination, novitiation ceremonies, visits crops plantations in Kayin State; Myanmar delegation back from Indonesial Yangon Business Directory comes out..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for timely completion of factories and mills"...FEATURE:"Old Tagaung in the new age"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.88 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 April 2006
Date of publication: 22 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Stakes driven to build Pulp Factory, Brown Paper Factory in Yeni; Cash donated to MMCWA hailding Annual General Meeting; Singboard of Mogok Meditation Centre (London) Organizing Committee put up; MMCWA hands over cash donation to Shwegondine Nursery; 11 rice mills, one bran oil mill to be privatized; Lt-Gen Maung Bo on inspection tour of Kayin State; NPED Minister receives Turkish guest; Minister U Nyan Win back from AMM Retreat; Minister inspects display of regalia at Kambawzathadi Palace; People of Ayeyawady Division ejnoy Maha Thingyan festival; Parittas recited at Sub-printing House (Mandalay); Health Department benefits from Japanese aid; Mayor inspects upgrading of downtown Yangon; Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects regional development tasks in Mon State; Twantay Bridge nearing completion..."PERSPECTIVES":"Increase exports, extend import substitute industries"...FEATURE:"Qualified learners through advance teaching skills"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 April 2006
Date of publication: 21 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: General Thura Shwe Mann meets with departmental officials, businessmen in Rakhine State - Adding goodwill to efforts will ensure greater success; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Programme for contests to mark the International Day Against Drug Abuse and illicit Trafficking; Cash donated to Eye Hospital, Waibargi Hospital; Pyinmana District USDA gets new office; 278 drug-related cases exposed in March; Price hike makes gold shops deserted; Myanmar-Turkish aggrement on trade and economic cooperation signed; Fire preventive measures to be stepped up; Lt-Gen Maung Bo donates rice to Pariyatti monasteries in Mawlamyine; Construction of Mechanical Training School (Mandalay) in progress..."PERSPECTIVES":"For all-round development of the Union"...FEATURE:"All false accusations are laid bare"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 April 2006
Date of publication: 20 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Efforts to be made for emergence of peaceful, modern and developed nation upholding Union Spirit - Senior General Than Shwe inspects Thahtay Hydel Power Project in Thandwe; FM leaves for Indonesia to attend AMM Retreat; Commander attends opening ceremony of luxury hotel, honours mountaineers; MWAF welcomes New Year with deeds of merit; Winners in AIDS quiz awarded; Myanmar hosts JICA-ASEAN meeting; Minister meets UNICEF representative; Myanmar Buddhist delegation back from World Buddhist COnference; Myanmar delegation leaves for PRC; Officials to attend ASEAN-China ICT Forum..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work for greater peace and developemnt"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.02 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 Apr 2006
Date of publication: 19 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Bridges, roads not for economic profit, but for regional development - Mawlamyine Railway Station, Thanlwin Bridge (Mawlamyine) rail bridge open; Commander inspects irragation facilities, paddy and crop cultivation in NyaingU, Kyaukpadaung Townships; CUlture Minister insoects National Library; Meritorious deeds done across Mandalay City on New Year Day; Roads in four townships upgraded; USDA CEC member meets secretaries, executives at state, district, township levels; UMFCCI General Secretary leaves for Indonesia; Bird Flu under control in Myanmar; Minister assists in rubber, oil palm production on Taungup, Thandwe..."PERSPECTIVES":"Cultivate Union Spirit and work in concert for regional and national development"...FEATURE:"Let's contribute more"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 April 2006
Date of publication: 18 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: National unity is of utmost imprtance for perpetuation of the Union - Senior General Than Shwe attends opening of over 2700-foot Minkyaung Creek Bridge and Yangon-Kyaukpyu Highway; Sports Ministry offers provisions to Membets of Sangha; Pagodas packed with devotees on Myanmar New Year Day; The Sun sheds light on Buddha Image in reverence; Parittas recited at NPE; Bird flu under control in Myanmar..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards regional development"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 April 2006
Date of publication: 17 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Syrian President Mr Bashar Al-Assad; Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing pay homage to Maha Muni Buddha Image in Kyauktaw; Rural development undertakings supervised; NPE Managing Director inspects maintenance of presses at dailies; Officials to undergo training abroad; Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon) fixed with iron frames; Mandalay dwellers enjoy Maha Thingyan Festival; Earlier completion of bridges urged to save costs and serve people sooner with better transport; Yangon revellers enjoy Maha Thingyan Festival on Atet Day; Yangon Mayor's Maha Thingyan Pandal closes; Valiant Pandal attracts Thingyan revellers; Bird flu under control in Myanmar - LBVD issues reminder on regular flow of fowls and eggs and safe consumption; Senior General Than Shwe meets officers, other ranks nad family members of local regiments in Kyauktaw, An in Rakhine State..."POEM":"New Year Wish"("Sitra constellation - ANd meiktha coincide...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Happy New Year"..."FEATURE:"Thingyan, transition to new year"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 April 2006
Date of publication: 16 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Work hard for regional development making best use of favourable conditions and projects of the State - Senior General Than Shwe inspects development of townships in Rakhine State; 214-miles Sagaing-Shwebo-Katha district-to0district road under construction; Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing pay homage to Lawkananda Pagoda in Sittway; Many firm evidences uncovered NCGUB, FTUB, ABSDF and NLD-LA committing terrorists acts individually or in groups from inside and outside the Union of Myanmar; State spent large sum of money on construction of roads, bridges in Rakhine State - Senior General Than Shwe meets departmental personnel, Tatmadawmen in Sittway..."PERSPECTIVES":"For development of own regions"...FEATURE:"What you want to happen, what ought to be and what is possible"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 April 2006
Date of publication: 12 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye inspects agricultural and development tasks in Taunggyi Township; Ayeyawady Division's title recipient Sayadaws honoured; Upgrade Road opens in Pyapon; Finance Dy Minister attends 7th ASEM; Information Minister attends books donation ceremony; Service personnel should strive to produce surplus rice, extend perennial farms; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects dam projects in Sagaing, Magway Divisions; Energy Minister inspects gas pipe laying; Wellwishers donate books, wheelchair to MWAF; African catfish not to be released; Gold foils to be offered to Shwezigon Pagoda; Shan State (East) enjoys fruits of collabotative efforts- Lt-Gen Kyaw Win calls for more efforts for development in Shan State (East); Man hangs himself in police lock-up; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye meets Tatmadaw officers of Bahtoo Station; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye attends graduation dinner of 109th Intake of Defence Services (Army) Officers Training School..."PERSPECIVES":""...FEATURES:"Thingyan - a festival for all to enjoy"..."The country that is blatantly violating human rights"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.98 MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 April 2006
Date of publication: 11 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Patriotic Tatmadaw is an armed forced always ready to make sacrifices for nation, people even without any privileges; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye addresses graduation parade of 109th intake of OTS; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends ceremony to hoist Seinbudaw, Hngetmyatnadaw...; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye inspects thriving plantations in Bahtoo Station; Special gem sales on June-July; Lecture on national policy given; Daw Mya Mya San meets Russian Women's Union President; UMFCCI, CCIRF cooperation agreement; Members of UNFCCI hold discussion with merchants of St. Petersburg; Prime Minister receives Chinese guests; Foreign Affairs Minister receives Chinese guests; Vehicles, machinery donated; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San visit State Herimitage Museum, Spas na Krovi Museum Church in St. Petersburg; Vice-Seninor General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San conclude visit to Russia..."PERSPECTIVES":"Exercise constant vigilance against dangers of terrorists"...FEATURE:"Not to be swayed by hearsay, cheap media and biased reports"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 April 2006
Date of publication: 10 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San visit palace museums in St. Petersburg; Sanitation tasks carried out, cash donated at CWH; Gold foils offered, 50-KVA transformer donated, consecration held in Maubin; Myanmar delegation back from China; MUFCCI Office at new address; Questions and replies at press conference 3/2006; Foreign masters pretended as if they did not know terrorist acts of renegade Sein Win of NCGUB and Pyithit Nyunt Wai of FTUB and followers; NLD members and the noted persons within the country had contacts with expatriate terrorists- All members of NCGUB inculding NCGUB pf expatriate Sein Win, FTUB of Pyithit Nyunt Wai and KNU are actually terrorists; State Peace and Development COuncil Information Committee meets the Press - Matters relating to sabotage acts of terrorists against the nation and the people clarified..."PERSPECTIVES":"Further strengthen friendly ties between Myanmar and the Russian Federation"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (689K - digitised; 5.2 MB - original)
Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs2/NLM2006-04-10.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 April 2006
Date of publication: 09 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye meets Chief of Staff of the Russian Federation First Vice-Minister for Defence General YN Baluevsky; USDA members receive journalistic skills; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects cultivation of physic nut and rubber in Kachin State; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San arrive in St. Petersburg; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San meet staff, families of Myanmar Embassy, Military Attache's Office; Rural roads inaugurated; Regional development undertakings supervised in Shan State (East); Prizes of ASEAN quiz awarded; Chairman of Tayzhpron Export of the Russian Federation hosts luncheon to Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San; Vice-Senior General Mayng Aye, Deputy Governor of St. Petersburg hold talks..."PERSPECTIVES":"Enhance cooperation in all spheres between Myanmar and Russian Federation"...FEATURE:"I'll tell you with a tap of the shoulder"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 April 2006
Date of publication: 08 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior-General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing welcome back Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San on their return from Russian Federation; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Workshop on regulations for sale of medicines concludes; Russian Prime Minister Mr Mikhail Fradkov hosts dinner in honour of Vice-Senior General Maung Aye; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye lays a wreath at memorial to fallen heroes in Moscow; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, wife Daw Mya Mya San arrive in Moscow of the Russian Federation; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, Russian Prime Minister Mr Mikhail Fradkov attend ceremony to sign two agreements, one MoU between Myanmar and Russian Federation; Information Minister receives guest; Meeting on upgrading curricula, syllabuses in higher education sector opens; Cooperation between Myanmar & Indonesian businessmen discussed; 9 houses destroyed in Hline fire; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye meets Russian Prime Minister Mr Mikhail Fradkov; Maing aim of goodwill visit is to open new chapter in bilateral relations - Results of the discussion satisfactory..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards strong national economy"...FEATURE:"Choose the pratical way"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 April 2006
Date of publication: 07 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects Myitkyina-Sumprabum Road extension tasks; Shan State (East) plans to grow 100,000 acres of rubber by 2007-08; Commander, Mayor inspect regional development tasks in Coco Island; Myanmar Cricket Federation President meets journalists; African catfish farming prohibited; Child Nursery Course opened in Taunggyi - Round-table discussion on women's affairs held in Nyaungshwe; U Nay Win presnets Credentials to King of Norway; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than calls for meeting coffee plantation target in Bago Division; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects Twantay Bridge Project..."PERSPECTIVES":"For durability and sustainable progress of rural libraries"...FEATURE:"Wearing the same old nether garment"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 April 2006
Date of publication: 06 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: N'Jangyaung has characreristics of modern town - Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects development tasks in N'Jaungyang in Myitkyina District, Kachin State; Preservation of cultural heritage inspected in MaraukU, Sittway; U Htein Win accredited to Chile; Ambassador presents credentials to President of Hellenic Republic; Commander, Mayor inspect upgrading of roads; 7th ASEAN-OSHNET Coordinating Board Meeting hosted; Minister inspects forest plantations; USDA membership applications presented in Magway Township; Staff, family members ordained; General Secretary of UMFCCI observes harvest of paddy; 5,542 acres of physic nut plantation grown in Shan State (East) in 2006; Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects Winphanon Dam in Mudon..."PERSPECTIVES":"Stamp out narcotic drugs as national duty"...FEATURE:"Work Together for Health"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 April 2006
Date of publication: 05 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt_gen Kyaw Win meets farmers, inspects regional development tasks in Shan State (East); Patron of Shan State WAO meets local people in Taunggyi; Armed FOrces Day Exhibition concludes; USDA Secretary-General pays homage to Sayadaws, meets local people in Bago Division; Kyindwe Village in Kinpetlet Township gets Telegraph office; Writer donates books to USDA; Preventive measures on bird flu being taken intensivelyl; Old Composers'Songs and Biographies Scrutinization Committee meets; Harbour of Yangon River dredged; Minister visits cooperative societies, Yenangyoung Industrial Zone; Gems & pearl special sales in June, July..."PERSPECTIVES":"More new generation mercantile marine officers for the nation"...FEATURE:"Double standard nature of US human rights report"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 April 2006
Date of publication: 04 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Maung Bo hoists Seinbudaw, Hngetmyatnadaw and Shwehtidaw atop Shwenattaung Pagoda in Mawlamyine; Phayapyo Model village opened in Yangon Division; Workshop on Establishment of Statistics of International Trade opened; Mayor inspects pipe factory; Officials leave for Thailand, Singapore; Matters coordinated to upgrade basic education curricula, syllabuses; Commerce Journal comes out; Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects construction of approach railroad to Thanlwin Bridge (Mawlamyine); Industry-1 Minister visits Mandalay Division; Agreement on US $ 6,000 million hydropowerr project inked; Minister assists in priduction of Mawlamyine Industrial Zone; Minister inspects Pyuchaung Multi-purpose Dam Project; Mercantile Marine Officer Cadet Training Course (CD/33) concludes, course (CD/43) opens; Armed Forces Day Exhibition continues..."PERSPECTIVES":"More roads for rural development"...FEATURE:"Let us lead healthy and happy life through physical activities"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.97 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 April 2006
Date of publication: 03 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe, wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing see off Vice-Senior General Maung Aye, wife Mya Mya San on departure for Russian Federation on official visit; Basic accountancy course No 2 concludes; USDA delegation leaves for China; Armed Forces Day Exhibition 2006 continues; Basic tailoring course concludes in Pale; Commander, Industry-1 Minister inspect Ayethaya Industrial Zone in Taunggyi; Ceremony to hand over the flag of victory for mountaineering expedition held; Coord meeting for greening 30-mile radius of Yangon City held; Rail Transportation Minister inspects Sittaing (Sattwagon)-Myitkyo-DaikU rail-road project; Hospic (Cancer) Foundation Chairman U Hla Tun donates cash to social organizations; Agricultural and development tasks in Hlaingbwe Kawkareik Townships inspected; Khabaung Multi-purpose Dam in Oktwin Township in the offing..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards success of farming works"...FEATUREL:"Kaungkinthit Pagoda in Panglong"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 April 2006
Date of publication: 02 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects regional development in Mon, Kayin States; Deputy Fogeign Minister back from India; Myanmar Unicode System distributed; Teak plantations, Po Kyar Elephant Camp inspected in Yedashe; Myanmar cooperating with international NGOs to contain bird flu outbreak; Armed Forces Day Exhibition packed with visitors; Basic tailoring course concludes in Salingyi; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects tax-free markets; Vocational training courses concluide in far-flung areas; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends ceremonies to put tarred road, Sangha ward into service in Dalla Township; Local farmers in Shan State (South) urged to boost argicultural production..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for export promotion"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 April 2006
Date of publication: 01 April 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe congratulates Belarus President; Private sector to seek ways for supplying financial and technological resources - State will provide necessary assistance; Sports Minister leaves for ROK; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Myanmar Rice Millers hold discussion; Course on literary and constant teaching concludes; ECDC concludes 2005-2006 Academic Year; SPEI's outstanding trainees honoured; Medical students visit MMCWA; Refresher course for English, Maths, Physics teachers opened in Magway; Commander inspects paving of roads in Yangon; Armed Forces Day Exhibition attracts students, people..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards development of economic infrastructures"...FEATURE:"Go for a walk for health and longevity"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.72 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 March 2006
Date of publication: 30 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Foreign Military Attaches visit Defence Services Museum, venue of Armed Forces Day Exhibition; Ambassador accredited concurrently; Refresher courses for BEHS level teachers open; L&F Minister meets students of UVS; Foreign Deputy Minister leaves for New Delhi; Yangon Mayor attends opening ceremonies of summer courses in Thakayta Township; Deputy Minister Btog-Gen Aye Myint Kyu meets WAO members; Price control measures discussed; Basic course for seamen concludes; MWJA holds its meeting No 3/2006; 40-foot rural btidge, 3,360-foot rural road opened in Mon State; Dengue hemorrhagic fever prevention movement launched in Thakayta Township; 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day Exhibition continues..."PERSPECTIVES":"Factories to run at full capacity"...FEATURE:"Flexibity or trickey?"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.69 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 March 2006
Date of publication: 29 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Tatmadaw and the people striving together for emergence of democratic state; Prizes presentation ceremony of 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day held; World TB Day observed in Yangon South, East Districts; 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day Exhibition continues; Exchange of Notes for Japan's cultural grant aid signed; Industry-2 Minister receives Chinese guests; Winners of military code of conduct contests awarded; Military code of concudt and extempore talks contest held..."PERSPECTIVES":"Build an efficient and modern Tatmadaw"...FEATURE:"True patriotism and noble Tatmadaw"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 March 2006
Date of publication: 28 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Seven-step Road Map implemended to establish genuine democratic state...; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Minister inspects filling stations in Kyaikto, Toungoo; 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day Exhibition continues; Thousdans of people accord rousing welcome to parade colums of 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day; Senior General Than Shwe addresses 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day Parade; Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing host dinner to mark 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day..."POEM":"Soilder son of the people" ("With the land waxing gold...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Ward off every danger posed to the nation"...FEATURE:"Development of infrastructures in the time of Tatmadaw government"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.72 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 March 2006
Date of publication: 27 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Dagon Myothit (East) Township Hospital (16-bed)inaugurated honouring 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day; Consolation prizes awarded to winners of Yangon Command; Ensuring smooth transport coordinated; JICA donates bird flu preventive materials, educative posters and wall magzines, vehicle; Tatmadaw and departmental vehicles checked on dry day; 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day Exhibition opens at DSM; Mandalay Division WAO gets new office; USDA CEC member attends opening of new school building, tarred road; Worl TB Day observed in Yangon West and North Districts; Rural health care centres inspected in Mon State; World TB Day for 2006 observed in Pyay; Village libraries play important role in implememtation of rural development tasks; Special Sales of Ministry of Industry-1 attract people of Bago; Development facilities mushroon nationwide honouring 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day..."PERSPECTIVES":"Tatmadaw in perpetual service of all the State and the people"...FEATURE:"Fine national political traditions of Tatmadaw"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 March 2006
Date of publication: 26 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Bangladeshi President; Tatmadaw with fine traditions; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Bangladeshi counterpart; Paddy, rubber, pepper, physic nut to be extended in Shwethaungyan, Ngwe Hsaung of Ayeyawady Division; Health care services supervised; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Bangladeshi counterpart; Malaysian NDC delegation concludes visit; Concrete overpasses commissioned; MWAF President tours Mandalay, Amarapura; Idian Army delegation leaves; 43rd Myanma Gems Emporium (2006) successfully concludes; Deputy Foreign Minister back from Egypt; Prizes presentation for 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day Commemorative Literary and Arts Competitions held; Armed Forces Day Parade to be telecase live; World TB Day Marked in Yankin Township..."POEM":"Honouring the Tamadaw" ("When the situation demands...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Actively take part in TB control tasks"...FEATURE:"'Human rights'or sugar-coated US poison (6)"...;"Tatmadaw'sfight against narcotic drugs"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 March 2006
Date of publication: 25 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Strong, efficient, modern and patriotic Tatmadaw; The Union of Myanmar - The State Peace and Development COuntil - THe Law Amending the Income Tax Law; The Union of Myanmar - The State Peace and Development COuncil - The Law Amending the Commercial Tax Law; Malaysian FM calls on Prime Minister General Soe Win; Upgrading of Kandawgyi Natural Gardens and Zoo (Yangon) discussed; Annual meeting of UMFCCI on 31 March; MWAF President views functions of Mandalay WAO; Religious rites performed at Thakya Marazein Pagoda in Thanlyin Station; Malaysian Foreign Minister departs for home; Course on Information and Internet concludes; Education Deputy Minister back from Singapore; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects display of booths at Armed Forces Day Exhibition; Death of poultry stopped, no infection at human beings and other animals found; Beginning November 2003, local people in 324 townships enjoy cent pert cent fruitful results of TB control functions; Locals urged to grow pepper, physic nut in Ngayokkaung of Ngaputaw Township; 89 jade lots sold..."POEM":"Will defend Myanmar" ("Our habitat, Myanmar...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Transport facilities for further development"...FEATURES:"'Human rights' or sugar-coated US poison (5)"...;"Myanmar Tatmadaw with fine traditions"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.62 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 March 2006
Date of publication: 24 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Upgrade defence capabilities of nation; Senior General Than Shwe congratulates President of Portuguese Republic; Steel plant in Mandalay Industrial Zone producing auto and farm machinery parts; Cultural research works inspected in Bagan, Pyawbwe; Lt-Gen Myint Swe opens Gamonpwint Store; Indian Army delegation arrive; Delegation of Malaysian NDC arrives; Prizes awarded to winners in cricket competitions; Panmawady Brigde (Myinkaseik) cuts 33 miles on travelling from Pathein to Myaungmya; Foreign Affairs Minister meets Malaysian counterpart..."POEM":"People's Battle"(Äs the cold season recedes, and summer begins...")"PERSPECTIVES":"For ensuring strong national economy"...FEATURES:"Time to decisively part company with US policy using human rights as tool"...;"Border areas development projects implemented in time of Tatmadaw GOvernment"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 March 2006
Date of publication: 23 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Protect the nation and its people; Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Pakistan; Prime Minister General Soe Win on inspection tour of factories and irrigation facilities in Mandalay Division; Disciplinary Committee for Maha THingan Festival holds meeting; Foreign Minister felicitates Pakistani counterpart; MWAF president meets Shan State (North) WAO members; 514 lots of jade sold through tender; Prime Minister felicitates Pakistani counterpart; 184 Tatmadaw government-built dams irrigation 2,587,000 acres - Yenew multi-purpose dam commissioned in Kyauktaga Township..."POEM":"Summer art of March"("When summer starts, and everything's dry...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Manufacture quality items to win customer satisfaction"...FEATURES:"Honouring the Tatmadaw"; "Human Rights" or sugar-coated US poison (4)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 April 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 March 2006
Date of publication: 22 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Ensure perpetuation of sovereignty at risk of lives; USE sound infrastructures for continous national development - Prime Minister General Soe Win; Commander, Mayor inspect laying of asphalt roads; Physic nut plant grown at Thayet Cement Plant; Pathein Glass Factory to be renovated; MWAF donates books, cash to libraary; Education Minister meets with lecturers of education colleges; jade lots sold through tender...; Lt-Gen Theing Sein inspects Alaini Dam; Lagunpyin dam in Bago Township; Cultivation of physic nut, rubber, regional development inspected in Ayeyawady Division..."POEM":"Holding it uppermost, we march" ("Our parents, our grand-parents...")..."PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURES:"Tatmadaw building a modern and developed nation together with the peiple"..."Wring, if we copy American stunt of exploiting human rights"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 March 2006
Date of publication: 21 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Unity, solidarity, high morale can be called entire nation's political strength; Prime Minister General Soe Win attends collective growing of physic nut plants to hail 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day; Doctor of Tripitaka conferred on Alodawpyai Sayadaw; Talks on State's policy and developments given; 22 drugs cases exposed in February; Fire breaks out in Tamway; Commander visit Myanma Gems Emporium; Minister open civil engineering course; Winners of the 61st Aniversary Armed Forces Day contests to contact MRTV; Education Minister inspects exam centres in Mandalay; Chinese journalist delegation departs for home; Winners of article, essary contest announced; Innovative methods required to run machines with biodiesel extracted from physic nut - Industry-1 Minister opens motor and electrical appliance factory; 443rd Gems Emporium attracts 2,359 merchants..."PERSPECTIVESL":""...FEATURE:" 'Human rights' or sugar-coated US poison(3)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 March 2006
Date of publication: 20 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Soe Win attends ceremony to hoist Shwehtidaw atop Yantaingaung Pagoda, conscreation ceremony in Lashio; Meeting on smooth and secure transport held; Timber extraction inspected; 51 gem lots sold at 43rd Myanma Gems Emporium; 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day Commemorative Exhibition 26 march-4 April; 49th Buddha Pujaniya of Shwephonepwint Pagoda concludes; Chinese journalists tour downtown Yangon; NPE Managing Director receives Chinese Hournalist delegation; MWJA Chairman host dinner in honour of Chinese journalist delegation; MWAF donates cash to Thanlyin Township Hospital; Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs leaves for Egypt; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein attends opening ceremony of new building of Myanmar Banks Association; Commander inspects irrigation facilities in Thanlyin..."PERSPECTIVES":"Collectively expedite anti-drug campaigns"...FEATURE:"Hegemony of US exploiting human rights"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 march 2006
Date of publication: 19 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander attends opening of self-reliant tar road, bridge; Ceremony of growing physic nut plants held in Sittway Station, regional development inspected; Agrucultural, regional development tasks inspected in Yangon North District; Roads, bridges construction tasks in Shan State (East) inspected; F&R Minister receives Malaysian Ambassador; Coord meeting of Mandalay Industrial ZOne Development Committee held; Two Sayadaws honoured; Computer quiz to mark Armed Forces Day continues; MEB managers hold coord meeting on annual statement of account; Special sales of Ministry of Industry-1 opened in Monywa; Methods on drying crops and quality maintenance to be explained; Chinese journalists tour Bagan-NyaungU, Mandalay; Suits for protection against Avian Influenza donated to Health Department; Preventative measures undertaken against avian flu inspected; Vice-Mayor inspects tax free markets, central Sanpya Fish Market; Matriculation Exam centres inspected; 42rd Myanma Gems Emporium chalks up success; Commander inspects development of Bhamo District; 142 lots of pearl sold..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for greening 30-miles radius of Yangon City"...FEATURE:"human Rights or sugar-coated US poison (2)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB))
Date of entry/update: 22 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 March 2006
Date of publication: 18 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: New school building of WAn Pyae Village BEMS in Myinmu Township, Sagaing Division, handed over; Metmand grows physic nut for alternate fuel; Commander, Mayor inspects sannitation, upgrading tasks; Members if Sangham lay person honoured; Educative talks given to young women; Yangon West District WAO accepts new members; Examination centres supervised; Steps taken to control Avian Influenza in some townships in Sagaing, Mandalay Divisions; LBVD takes action to stop death of chicken and quails in central Myanmar; USDA CEC Memger U Than Htay receives Cuban Ambassador; Tourist security training concludes; Computer quiz held; SUmmer soccer course opens; Bago Division (West) exceeds cultivation of 154,591 acres summer paddy against target of 150,000 acres; 1,940 gem merchants attend 43rd Myanma Gems Emporium..."PERSPECTIVES":"Step up sale of quality jade and gems"...FEATURE:"Inherent nature of US and allies that are exploiting human rights"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 March 2006
Date of publication: 17 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: More dams for year-round greening 3-mils radius of Yangon City and summer paddy - Secretary-1 inspects water supply facilities in Hlegu Township; Japanese Rotary Culd members present footballs to youth soccer teams in Myanmar; Fire fighting drills practised at Mandalay Sub-printing House; Round-table discussion held in Htaukkyant; Information Minister receives officials of New Skies Stallites Singapore BV; Winners of essay, poem, article competitions to mark 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day announced; Course for taking bird flu preventive measures opened; Rules for competitions to mark International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking announced; Bandits robbed passengers on Ye-Dawei Road; Mine cleared in Loikaw; Commander meets entrepreneurs for growing 100,000 acres of physic nut; 1,572 foreign, local merchants visit Gems Empo..."PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURE:" 'Human Rights' or sugar-coated US poison(1)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of M yanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 March 2006
Date of publication: 16 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander, Minister oversee progress of building approach railroad at Thanlwin Bridge (Mawlamyine); No foreign states can claim to have greater interest in the well-being of citizens of Myanmar than the Government and people of Myanmar - Foreign Affairs Ministry rejects US's human rights report; Information Minister brig-Gen Kyaw Hsan receives Chinese journalists delegation; Emergency monitor donated to Children's Hospital; Cash donated to fund of YMBA; Change style of news writing, presentation to improve dailies's form and essence - Information Minister; Educative talks on precention of trafficking in persons; Cash donated to MMCWA; 43rd Myanma Gems Emporium; Diplomats visit Gems Emporium; Myanma Gems Emporium attracts 1,006 merchants; Chinese journalist delegation arrives; Comprehensive, coordinated measures taken in cooperation with international organizations, local authorities - Press release on chicken cases in central Myanmar issued; The Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries - Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department - The notification on Avain Influenza ( bird flu) to the public; Awards for year 2005 presented to athletes, coaches; 43rd Myanma Gems Emporium 2006 commences - Quality golden pearls produced from Myanmar to be displayed at the emporium..."PERSPECTIVES":"Realize domestic edible oil sufficiency"...FEATURE:"Rural development through effective use of land resources"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 march 2006
Date of publication: 15 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects Myogyi Dam project in Ywangan Township; Commander makes supplications on offering provisions to members of Sangha; Wood-based factory opened in Dagon Myothit Seikkan Township; Ancient gold coins, rings presented to Culture Ministry; Lt-Gen Ye Myint in inspection tour of Thazi-Tatkon No 2 district-to-district road section; Physic nut growing ceremony takes place in Myaungmya Jute Factory coumpound; Eye specialists give free medical treatment to patients in Thaton District; Ministry of Industry-1 holds special sales to hail 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day; Industry-1 Minister visits factory projects in Magway Division; State Ovadacariya Sayadaw passes away; Foreign Minister reveices Japanese guests; Minister visits examination centres in Pyinmana; Winners of essay, poem, article competitions to mark 61st Anniversary Armed Forces Day Announced; Minister inspects maintenance of Yangon-Mandalay Highway (Htaukkyant-Bago section); Myanma Gems Emporium Central Committee meets; New caps to be chosen for Myanmar national team, age-wise youth teams..."PERSPECTIVES":"Four uplift of morale and morality of entire nation"...FEATURE:"From authentic news to reliable historic pages"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 March 2006
Date of publication: 14 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Religious titles conferred, alms offered to members of Sangha; Commander attends nurturing of physic nut saplings in Mongpyin; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Minister inspects construction tasks; Well-equipped eye specialist clinic opened..."PEREPSCTIVES":"Endeavour to accomplish seven-step Road Map"...FEATURE:"Ayeyawady Division on road to further progress"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 March 2006
Date of publication: 13 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing offer 'soon'to religious title recipient Sayadaws; Study tour group visits agricultural farms in Lashio; Industry-1 Minister tours Chauk, Seikpyu, Pwintbyu; General Secretary to UMFCCI leaves for Geneva; Culture Minister visits Archaeological Training School; Paddy husk-fired power plant launched in Sittway; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects construction of archway of Sanda Muni Pagoda in Aungmyethazan Township; Village dispensary opened in Mahlaing Township; River water pumping station, paper mill inspected in Maubin; Press Scrutiny and REgistration Division plays pivotal role in printed media; Development tasks in Kayin State inspected..."PERSPECTIVES":"Fullmoon Day of Taboung, a day of religious significance"...FEATURE:"Food and danger of toxic chemical"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 March 2006
Date of publication: 12 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe bids farewell to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam; Sixth meeting of Fifth State Central Working Committee of Sangha ends; Cash and kind for triplets; Indian President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam concludes goodwill visit to Myanmar; Information Minister inspects functions of Photolitho Poress; UMFCCI President hosts dinner in honour of Indian President; UDNR holds 15th convocation; Appointments presented to UDNR graduates; MMCWA donations for Cancer Foundation; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects summer paddy fields in Pyigyidagun Township; AFF Council meets; Special sale of Industry-1 Minisry continues..."PERSPECTIVES":"Tatmadaw shouldering national defence and nation-building tasks"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.92 MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 March 2006
Date of publication: 11 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Indian President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam tours Mandalay; Special sale of Ministry of Industry-1 opened; Cash donated to MMCWA; Oxygen Concentrators for Yangon Children's Hospital; India, Myanmar exchanged views on academic matters; Minister receives Chinese guests; Myanmar, India sign communication agreement; Village library, post-primary school, monastery building donated in Htabinkan village, Mahlaing township, Meiltila District; Sixth meeting of Fifth State Central Working Committee of the Sangha continues; Functions of MRTV, Yeku Transmission Station inspected; Minister inspects GTC Press, Sarpay Beikman Press, Aung San Press; Emergency Reveiging Centre opened at Mandalay General Hospital; Farmers in Bago Division (East) ugred to exert greater efforts for monsoon paddy cultivation..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards furthur promotion mutually beneficial cooperation"...FEATURE:"For perpetual existence of Myanmar's fine arts"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 March 2006
Date of publication: 10 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe meets visiting Indian President and party - One agreement, two MoUs inked betweeen Governments of Union of Myanma, Republic of India; Sixth meeting of the Fifth Central Working Committee of the Sangha begins; Functions of Carpet Factory in Dawbon inspected; Winners in Painting and Sculpture Contest announced; Cash donated to MWAF; 187 pearl lots sold at 20th Pearl Sale; Indian President and party visit Shwedagon Pagoda, People's Park, Dagon BEHS No 1, Myanmar Info-Tech, King Zafar Shah's Tomb; Service Personnel urged to fully cultivate goodwill for regional development; Minister urges service personnel to strive for improving meat and fish sector in Mandalay Division; Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing host dinner in honour of Indian President and party..."PERSPECTIVES":"Make constand study of national international developments"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 March 2006
Date of publication: 09 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe welcomes Indian President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam on State visit; Minister goes on inspection tour of Mandalay Division; Indian President Dr Abdul Kalam arrives Myanmar on goodwill State visit; Myanmar women through successive eras working shoulder to shoulder with men for economic, political and social development; 20th Pearl Sale (2006) continues; Only those who uphold Our Three Maing National Causes and are well equipped with Union Spirit can shoulder duties to ensure stability of the State and national development; Kyauktan-Htigyaing Road put into service in Katha District; Video and audio tapes, photographs and documents library to be retrived through digital system; 19 employees assigned to Cocogyun; Armed Forces Dat quiz held;MRTV-4 to extend digital transmission..."PERSPECTIVES":"Take an active part in rural development tasks"...FEATURE:"An oasis in the up-country"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 March 2006
Date of publication: 08 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Curriculum Vitae of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam - President of the Republic of India; Education, health and transport sectors, exteisive growing of physic nut spotlighted; Industry-1 Minister meets Japanese businessmen; U Saw Hla Min accredited to Kingdom of Spain; U Saw Hla Min accredited to Swiss COnfederation; Developing Nantai (aygon) village in Kalaw Towhship, Shan State (South); Women must take rightful place in world's decision-making, says UN Secretary-General; Minister inspects Bwatgyi Bridge construction; Minister meets service personnel, local communities in Tatkon; Myanmar, Korean entrepreneurs seek ways for trade promotion; Wellwishers donate cash to offer alms to members of Sangha; 16th plenary meeting of fifth 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee concludes; Sanitation, road upgrading inspected in Yangon; Industry-1 products on the market; Commander inspects GTC (Myeik) construction; 20th Pearl Sale (2006) commences; KNU terrorist who detonated bombs in Toungoo arrested..."PERSPECTIVES":"Extend cultivation of physic nut, paddy and other crops"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 March 2006
Date of publication: 07 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects physic nut plantations, road and bridge construction, overflowing wells in Ayadaw Township; Wellwishers donate cash to build refectory; Prizes distributed to ASEAN radio quiz winners; Special Appellate Bench hears cases; Winners of Marching Songs Contest and Military Drill Songs Contest announced; Managers (Upper Myanmar) of Myanma Economic Bank meet; Buddha Pujaniya of Shwephonepwint Pagoda to be held; Number of Hlegu MCWA members increases; Earthquake report; 16th plenary meeting of fifth 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee held; Bo Teza gymnasium opened in Natmauk..."PERSPECTIVES":"Give priority to conservation of environment"...FEATURE:""
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 March 2006
Date of publication: 06 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State Peace and Development Council Chairman Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Ghana; Physic nut seeds, plants nurtured in Yangon East District; Monk who passed Pariyatti examinations honoured; IPRD Director-General bacl from Japan; Paper reading session held at Myeik University; Nonth National Sanitation Week launched in Pathein; Thanantana Dhamma Palaka Organization honours title winners; Supervisory Committee for Ensuring Smooth and Secure Transport meets; CEC members inspect development facilities in Kawhmu Township; Ninth National Sanitation Week activities launched in Yangon East District; Buddha Pijanuya of Hsandawshin Maha Makuhtayanthi Myatmawtin Pagoda opened; Commander on inspection tour of PInlaung, Pekhon; Development tasks in Dalla township inspected; Preparations for construction of railroad to link Okposu Station and University of East Yangon; Energy Minister inspects burning of gas at Mya Test well No 1..."PERSPECTIVE"S":"Extend double and mixed croppings"...FEATURE:"Protect sea turtles"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 March 2006
Date of publication: 05 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Maung Bo attends physic nut plant growing ceremonies in Mon State; Maha Makutaramsi Myatmawtin Pagoda consecrated, Htidaw hoisted atop Myatmawtin Datpaungsu Pagoda; Educative talks held at training school of PBANRDA Ministry; People Style Competition 2006 to be held; Fish Paste, Dry Fish and Fish Sauce Industry Project inspected in Dagon Myothit (Seikkan) Township; Gold plates to be offered to Sule Pagoda; Instructor Course for Early Childhood Development concludes; Mandalay sub-printing house marks its fifth anniversary; Developing Pwayhld model village in Pindaya Township, Shan State (South); Train shuttles ten times daily between the Central Railway Station and Dagon University Station..."PERSPECTIVES":"Extend exploration of oil and gas"...FEATURE":"Better and smooth transport for Dagon Universiry students"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 March 2006
Date of publication: 04 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint oversees health, irrigation facilities in Budalin, MOnywa; MWAF provides assistance to students; Tourists Maps Myanmar comes out; Myanmar women to enter U-19 qualifier; Kanbawza, Energy take three points more each; Discussion of annual meeting of MWAF clarified; Commander tours Thandwe, Taungup Townships; Outstanding students honoured in Myitkyina; Information Deputy Minister inspects departmental works in Pathein; National Sanitation Week opened in Kengtung; Yangon Division Sangha Nayaka Committee meets; Second Time National Immunization Day launched in Myeik; MRTV-4, related channels available in Mandalay, nearby townships; {rpgress of rail transportation sector made in Bago Division, Mon Sate; Lt-Gen Maung Bo on tour around Mon State; USDA youths to scale Mt Phonkan..."PERSPECTIVES":"For development of agricultiral sector"...FEATURE:"Thutaswezon literary awards"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 March 2006
Date of publication: 03 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing bid farewell to Indonesian President and party; A&I Minister inspects summer paddy field of aungtu Diversion Dam; Danubyu gets new tarred road; Winner of Armed Forces Day literacy contest announced; NPC Standing Committee of PRC donates computers and accessories to USDA; Minister inspects road extension work; Indonesian President visits Shwedagon Pagoda; Rail Transportation Minister looks into Pyinmana-Taungdwingyi railroad section, holds discussion about rural development tasks; Establishments at Thagara Industrial Region inspected; Government working in close collaboration with ASEAN member countries for enhancement of economic, social and cultural sectors; Yangon East District WAO plants physic nut grafts; Terrorist bombs explode in Toungoo..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards closer friendship and increased bilateral cooperation"...FEATURE:"Myanmar's education standard rising markedly"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 March 2006
Date of publication: 02 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State, private sectors cooperating harmoniously in manufacturing farm machinery to transform conventional farming into mechanized farming...; Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing welcome Indonesian President Dr Susilo Bambanf Yudhoyono and Madame Kristiani Herrawati on State visit; Transport Minister inspects MV Mandalay at 12,000-ton-capacity Dry Dock; Madame Kristiani Herrawati and party cisit Myanmar Women's Affairs Federation, Myanma Gems Mart; Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing host dinner in honour of Indonesian President and Madame; Lt-Gen Maung Bo on inspection tour of Mon State; National Seminar on Anto-Trafficking in Persons Law concludes successfully; Senior General Than Shwe meets Indonesian President Dr Susilo Bamband Yudhoyono..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work for agricultural development and strong national economy"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 March 2006
Date of publication: 01 March 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Anti-Trafficking in Persons Law takes into consideratoin gender sensitives and child friendly approaches; Curriculum Vitae of His Excellency Dr Susilo Bamband Yudhoyino, President of the Republic of Indonesia; Information Minister receives guests; Country Coordination Mechanism Meeting held; Central committee, work committees, and State/Division, District, Township committees for anti-trafficking in persons formed; National Seminar on Anti-Trafficking in Persons Law commences; Minister inspects bridge construction; Minister meets USDA members; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon) - Sagaing Division to put 500,000 acres under physic nut plants; Government has so far spent more than K 1,200,000 m on 183 irrigation facilities across the nation - Yinnyein Sluice Gate in Paung Township, Mon State, opened..."PERSPECTIVES":"Actively take part in national sanitation work"...FEATURE:"Developing Shan State(North)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Mhyanmar" 28 February 2006
Date of publication: 28 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Sustainability required in realizing National Sanitation Week goal; Teachership course on promotion of reproductive health opens; Minister inspects factories in Aungmyaythazan Township; USDA CEC member meets Shwepyitha, Hlegu TOwnships USDA members; Energy Minister goes on inspection tour on Nyaungdon oil and gas field; Patron of Yangon Division WAO meets members of Yangon SOuth District WAO; Information Minister receives Korean Ambassador; IPRD Director-General to participate in ASEAN+3 Copyright Seminar; C-in-C (Air) Office wins Defence Services Commander-in-Chied's trophy in handicap play; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than inspects dam projects, cultivation of summer paddy, physic nut in Bago..."PERSPECTIVES":"Improve transport system of the nation"...FEATURE:"Enjoy better life through healthy living"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 February 2006
Date of publication: 27 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Industry-1 Minister inspects market festival, industries in Mandalay; Railway Station of Dagon University under construction; Two-storey building of Tipitaka Maha Gandawin Nikaya Monastery dedicated; New Hsenwi Bridge put into service in Hsenwi; Commander inspects Padonma Soap Factory in Paung; Students of Cetana night school nonoured; Sales of goods at tax-free markets inspected; Mayor oversees preparations for supply of ater to city dwellers; Mandalay Division WAO give provisions to fire victims; Commander tours Gwa, Kyeintali; Commander Maj-Gen Ohn Myint inspects growing of physic nut plants; Cultivation of physic nit beneficial for growers in the long run; Energy Minister inspects progress of Thagyitaung/Sabei oil field; Upgrading of roads, sanitation tasks inspected in Mandalay; Progress of railroad section at Thanlwin Bridge (Mawlamyint) inspected; Matters coordinated to hold 43rd Myanma Gems Emporium; Myanmar League soccer matches go ahead in Aung San Stadium, Thuwunna..."PERSPECTIVES":"Guard against danger of destructive elements through national unity"...FEATURE:"Take fire prevention measures"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 February 2006
Date of publication: 26 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Development facilities inspected in Lwemway; Enghth teahership diploma presentation held in Pathein Education College; 22 acres of physic nut trown near Mawlamyine airport; Commander Ma-Gen Ohn Myint attends growing physic nut plants and ceremony to honour victorious weightlifters; SHAN State (North) WAO holds Annual meeting; Knowledge Bank Paper-reading Session of MWJA held; Arrangements being made to conduct Dhamma doctorate course for turning out PhD holders; 14th Myanma Tatmadaw Medical Conference winds up; Australian eye specialist gives free treatment to eye patients; Sowing of physic nut seeds, opening of school building held in Monywa; Coord meeting on smooth and secure transport held; Yangon Division and Yangon West District WAOs meet; Paddy husk-powered station opened in Paukkaung Township; Irrigation facilities, physic nut plantations inspected in Magway Division; Cash donated to fund of Shwehsandaw Pagoda in Toungoo; Commander oversees progress of regional development in Thanlyin, Kyauktan Townships..."PERSPECTIVES":"For factories and mills to run in full capacity"...FEATURE:"To be able to enjoy longevity"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 February 2006
Date of publication: 25 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Kuwait; Development facilities in Myaung Township inspected; Commander looks into irrigation facilities, thricing physic nut plantations; International Conference on Computer Applications 2006 opens; FM sends felicitations to Kuwaiti counterpart; Leaf and tree fossils found in Bahin region; Tasks carried out for upgrading of Mandalay City; Information Minister receives Nepalese Ambassador, Malaysian guests; Workshop on the Capacity Enhancement: Conference Planning and Management for Mid-level Diplomats concludes; Progress of mining work in Shan State inspected; Identity cards for marticulation students; Physic nut cultivation course opens; Capitals presented for tasks of promoting family income; Road upgrading, tax free markets inspected; Workshop on research & report writing concludes; UMFCCI, ITOCHU Corporation, hold talks; Myanmar's U Tun Hla Aung to act as Match Commissioner; First aid kits for SOcial Welfare Dept; Deputy FM signs Book of Condolences for demist of former Singaporean Prime Minister; Myanmar, Korean entrepreneurs meet; Prime Minister General Soe Win sends felicitations to Kuwait; Western Command Commander participates in physic nut cultivation in An; Ceremony of sowing physic nut seeds held in Myeik District; Energy, MAPT take wins over opponents..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive to be equipped with nationalistic fervour"...FEATURE:"Mutual help between people and police"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 February 2006
Date of publication: 24 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Diplomats, journalists participate in physic nut plantation ceremony in Lashio; Kyunsu Township MCWA gets new buliding; Myanmar Gazette; MWJA CEC meets; Shwehtidaw hoisted atop eight encirciling zedis of Yantaingaung Pagoda in Lashio; Work coordination meeting of Yangon DIvision and District WAOs; Wellwishers fund to cleft lips and palate treatment; Functions of MRTV must serve interest of the nation; Trainees of Thai National Defence College concludes visit; Home Affairs Minister meets departmental personnel at Lewe Township; Workshop on Industrial Training and Technical Internship Program held; Workshop for mid-career level diplomats held; Myanmar extracts bio-diesel from physic nut; Commander oversees development of Phakant Township; Plans underway to grow 120,000 acres of physic nut plants within three years in Pathein District..."PERSPECTIVES":"Expose and crush terrorist and safeguard national interests"...FEATURE:"Fruits of development on west bank of Ayeyawady River"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 February 2006
Date of publication: 23 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Progress of Ngamoeyeil Bridge (Kamakyi) Project inspected; Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei; Tatmadaw commits itseld to national defence, security task as inbirn budy and welcomes back armed groups marching on the road to peace after realizing the truth- Consequences follow according to one's sins and merits Law breaker will face punishment according to existing law - ABSDF and NLD-LA terrorist groups committing atrocities against Myanmar and her people in collusion with insurgents to intolerable degree; Foreign Minister felicitates Brunei counterpart; Myanmar extracts bio-diesel from physic nut; Questions and Answers at the Press Conference; Plot of ABSFU & ABSDF and their aims and objectives; Formation and inter-relations among NCGUB, DAB, NDF, NLD-LA, MPU and ABSDF; Prime Minister sends message of felicitations to Brunei Darussalam; Press Conference No 2/2006 held in Lashio - Information Minister brief on atrocities of Thangyaung of SSA (South) turned ABSDF, terrorist acts of ABSDF..."PERSPECTIVES":"Towards closer friendship and increased cooperation"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 03 March 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 February 2006
Date of publication: 22 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 inspects construction of Twanty Bridge, road linking No 5 Highway and Dalla-Twanty Road; Commander, Mayor inspect upgrading of roads; President of MFF leaves for Malaysia; Road and bridge projects inspected; Thai NDC delegation arrives; Rakhine WAO holds educative talks; Mekong Exhibition from 20 to 24 Feb; Minister inspects Chaungmange Dam construction in Lewe; MWAF donates books to village library; Myanmar extracts bio-diesel from physic nut; Efforts being made for better results in disease control, treatment, diagnosis and teaching sectors through research - 14th Myanma Tatmadaw Medical Conference opens; Commander, minister supervise agricultural tasks in Lashio..."POEM":"Chinese-Myanmar Amity"("Myanmar-Chinese, Chinese-Myanmar - Two folds form a leaf, like the Swedaw...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Mutual benefits through continued cooperation in all field"...FEATURE:"Re-emerging pearl market of Myanmar"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 February 2006
Date of publication: 21 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Experts, entrepreneurs from PRC invited to invest in Myanmar - Prime Minister Soe Win and wife Daw Than Than Nwe tours Guanzhou, Shenzhen; Ceremonies of 59th Anniversary Union Day, Htamane preparing competition held in Pathein; Minister goes on inspection tour of Kyaukse in Mandalay Division; Myanmar, German entrepreneurs to promote trade; Certificates presented to members of the Sanga who passed exam; Myanmar produces bio-diesel from physic nut; Higher education standard of the State will be able to shape new modern developed nation - Prime Minister General Soe Win meets family members Myanmar Embassy, Military Attache's Office, scholars in Beijing; MWAF's President meets ACWF's Chairperson; MWAF's President holds talks with GWF's Chairwoman; Yangon Division WAO holds coord meetingl Minister inspects raft jetties; Lectures on how to prepare for 2006 Matriculation Examination to be on air; Myanmar delegation to attend business forum in Japan; Leaders of both nations wish to cement friendly ties and extend cooperation - Executive Vice-Governor of Gaungdong Province hosts dinner in honour of Prime Minister General Soe Win, wife and delegation..."PERSPECTIVES":"Myanmar and China respect each other's sovereignty"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 February 2006
Date of publication: 20 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Soe Win calls on President Mr Hu Jintao; Commande attends physic nut plantation ceremonies in Yangon Command; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Myanmar Pearl Auction-2006 concludes; Measures taken for hockey development; Prime Minister General Soe Win goes on study tour of Bejing Planning Exhibition Hall in China; Prime Minister General Soe Win and wife Daw Than Than Nwe tour Xian of Shaanix Province; Vice Governor of Shaanxi Province calls on Prime Minister General Soe Win; Lt-Gen Aung Htwe inspects growing of physic nut in Eastern Command; Myanmar produces bio0diesel from physic nut; 203 drug-related cases exposed in January; Myanmar supports right of China to safeguard national soverignty, territorial integrity, promulgation of China Anti Secession Law; China will always support Myanmar's efforts for safeguarding its independence, sovereignty, national character..."PERSPECTIVES":"Promote mutual interests between Myanmar and PRC"..FEATURE:"Ënjoying beauty of Mon State from awestruck Bridge"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 February 2006
Date of publication: 19 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar thanks China for its firm support as a true friend on issues that drectly connected with interest of Myanmar; As good neighbout, Chinese government very much delighted to see Myanmar gaining success in its political, economic and social sectors; USDA members to cooperate with people in regional development tasks; USDA Central Level Extempore Contest concludes; Myanmar produces bio0diesel from physic nut; First Cycling Contest for 2006 held in Tachilek; Prime Minister Soe Win and wife Daw Than Than Nwe pay homage to Sacred Buddhist Tooth Relic in Beijing; UMFCCI meets German Business Mission; 147 lots of pearl sold at Myanmar Pearl Auction; Prime Minister General Soe Win and wife Daw Than Than Nwe arrive Beijing to pay goodwill visit to China..."PERSPECTIVES:"Endeavour for development of tourism industry"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 February 2006
Date of publication: 18 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander, Mayor inspect road upgrading tasks; Aungmye Yadana Monastery in Magway holds silver jubilee celebration; New roads opened honouring 59th Anniversary Union Day; Rural people in Lashio, Muse enjoy free medical treatment; Functions for ensuring smooth and secure transport discussed; WOrk on research and reporting commences; Lecture and Seminar on Oil Spill Response commences; Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs receives German guests; Nutritious refreshments donated to fire victim students of Hline Township; Myanmar produces bio-diesel from physic nut; F&R, Sports Ministry meet in U-20 Youth Final; Minister inspects construction of Yenwe Multipurpose Dam Project; Minister inspects road, bridge construction in Rakhine State; Union National Races Village..."PERSPECTIVES":"In the best interest of the State and the people"...FEATURE:"Development on west bank of Ayeyawady River bear witness to government's goodwill"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 February 2006
Date of publication: 17 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Indonesian President to pay state visit to Myanmar; Tarred road opened in Chanmyathazi Township; Commander inspects physic nut plantations in Shan State (North); Bahan Township MCWA presents prizes to winners; Chinese, Myanmar entrepreneurs to enhance bilateral cooperation; Teachers training on nursery opens; Myanmar delegation arrivee back; Appointment of Norwegian Ambassador agreed on; Ceremony to lay Gyobyu water pipeline, donate blood held un North Okklapa; Educative talk on health given; Myanmar delegation arrives back from Thailand; 16th 47-member Plenary Meeting of Fifth State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee on 6-7 March; Wellwishers invited for Sangha meeting; Progress of artesian wells, physic nut nurseries inspected in Ayadaw; 59th Anniversary Union Day Exhibition concludes; Minister inspects dredging of Yangon River; Functions of factories, mills supervised in Mon State; Myanmar produces bio-diesel from physic nut; Development market, roads put into service in KAnbalu; Commander oversees thriving physic nut plantations, irrigation facilities; River water pumping project, cultivation of physic nut plant inspected in Magway..."PERSPECTIVES:"Work in concert for perpetual existence of the Union"...FEATURE:"Sixtieth Anniversary of Myanma Radio"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 February 2006
Date of publication: 16 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe congratulates Emir of the State of Kuwait; Indian President to pay an official visit to Myanmar; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein hosts dinner in honour of Union Day delegates; Functions of Yangon Division MCWSC explained; Radio quiz of school children held; Union Day Exhibition continues; Minister for Industry-2 inspects Thagara Industrial Region in Yedashe; First Htamane-making contest of MCDC held; Wellwisher donates ambulance to Transport Ministry; Officials leave for Thailand; Union Day delegates and cultural troupes visit downtown Yangon; Stolen jewllery returned to owners; Myanmar produces bio-diesel from physic nut; Commander attends Htamane (traditional snack) offering ceremony; Prime Minister sends message of congratulations to Kwwait; Hteindaw Model Village in Kanbalu Township equipped with development facilities..."PERSPECTIVES":"Innovate Myanmar music based on traditional culture"...FEATURE:"197-mile railroad cements friendship amond national races"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 February 2006
Date of publication: 15 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing see off Prime Minister General Soe Win on departure for People's Republic of China; Information Minister receives guests; CICS (Upper Myanmar) marks seventh founding anniversary; Work done by Yangon Division Maternal and Child Welfare Supervisory Committee briefed; Uhion Day delegates go sightseeing in Yangon River; 59th Anniversary Union Day celebrated in Kengtung, Mawlamyine; Commander, Minister visit GTC, GCC in Lashio; Union Day Exhibition continues; Regional development tasks supervised in Waingmaw; Traditional dances presented; Information Minister calls for improvement of movie standards; Boost per acre yield for progress; Bago Division to put nearly 600,000 acres of land under physic nut in 3 years; Sixth Buddha Pujaniya of Maha Shwesigyi Pagoda in Kanbalu held..."PERSPECTIVES"":"Emergence of dream highways leads to people's socio-economic progress"...FEATUE:"Be united through think and thin"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 February 2006
Date of publication: 14 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Counter neo-colonialists' threats; Priority given to construction of roads and bridges, contricuting factor ensuring smooth transport; Home Affairs Minister to participate in anti-drug conference in Vientiane; Myanmar delegation to participate in ASEAN Charter meeting; Future plans to MWAF clarified; Union Day exhibition kept open; Myanma Radio's 60gh anniversary commemorative magazine to be published; Shan State witnesses sustained pgogress; Members of boards and committees under Ministry of Information honoured; CUltural troupes, celebrities stage entertainment; National races cultural dance show stagedl Diary if Myanmar economy dinated to USDA; Myanmar produces bio-diesel from physic nut; All, holding Union Spirit, are to actively participate in endeavours for successful implementation of the seven-step Road Map - No 4 Basic Journalizm Course opened; Industry-1 Minister inspects factories in Insein Township..."POEM":"Our Union of Myanmar"("Forty million years ago, was the duration - The land of Myanmar, emerged...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Take an active part in public health care services"...FEATURE:"Entire national races to realize national policy"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 February 2006
Date of publication: 13 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: National people bo build nad safeguard a single motherland; Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing host Union Day commemorative reception and dinner to Union Day delegates, cultural troupes of State and Divisions; Production of iodized salt discussed in Ayeyawady Division; Union Day delegates visit Memorial to Fallen Heroes; Rakhine State witnesses sustained progress in the time of the Tatmadaw government; Union flag coveyed tp People's Square for Union Day ceremony; Myanmar produces bio-diesel from physic nut; Over 10,000 people attend 59th Anniversary Union Flag Hoisting Ceremony..."POEM":"United Myanmar"(Only when united will the nation prosper...""PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURE:"Panglong Region testifies to historic lesson 'Unity is strength' "
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 February 2006
Date of publication: 12 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: It is important for all of us to nurture Union Spirit regardless of the place we are residing...; Senior General Than Shwe and wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend fifth Buddha Pujaniya of Lawka Chantha Abhaya Labha Muni Buddha Image; Work C-ord meeting on smooth and secure transport held; Gravel roads put into service in Nyaungdon, Maubin; Lt-Gen Myint Swe hosts dinner in honour of Union Day delegates; Irrigation facilities, physic nut nurseries inspected; Minister inspects saw mills in industrial zone; Myanma Music Asiayon responsible for preserving and promoting national cultural heritage; Mon State witnesses sustained progress; Myanmar produces bio-diesel from physic nut; Union Day delegates and cultural troupes visit National Museum and Defence Services Museum; Union Flag conveyed from Haikkyi to Kyimyindine; Prime Minister attends merit-sharing ceremony for building of Sasana Rakkhita Monastery in Kengtawng, Mongnai Township, Shan State (South)..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for national development through unity"...FEATURE:"Towards everlasting Union Spirit"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 February 2006
Date of publication: 11 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to President of Iran; Senior General Than Shwe receives credentials of Malaysian Ambassador; Bank staff to disseminate knowledge of banking services; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Iranian counterpart; Union Day Exhibition packed with visitors; On-job Training Course for Judicial Officers Grade-4 concludes; Insein TOwnship USDA's Organizing Course concludes; Full0dressed rehearsal of Glad Hoisting Ceremony held; Delegates to Union Day visit Drug Elimination Museum; Union Glad arrives Yangon North District; Myanmar produces bio-diesel from physic nut; Chin State witnesses sustained progress; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends felicitations to First Vice-President of Iran; Prime Minister General Soe WIn attends ceremony to hoist Htidaw atop Maha Ratthabhi Samggi Pagoda in Panglong; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein inspects preparations for 59th Anniversary Union Day Dinner..."POEM":"True Partiotic Spirit"("Our land, water, our beauty-Our life, we cherish...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Safeguard the Union for perpetual existence"...FEATURE:"Union Spirit that gives birth to fine traditions"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.85 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 February 2006
Date of publication: 10 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Live more unitedly and work more collaboratively than before; Prime Minister General Sow Ein and wife to pay official visit to PRC; National solidarity fundamental to non-disintegration of the Union...-Lt-Gen Thein Sein meets with Union Day delegates; Medical students visit Early-Childhood Development Centre; 59th Anniversary Union Day Exhibition; Union Day delegates and cultural troupes visit Union Day Exhibition; Dagon Overpass put into service on Alanpya Pagoda Road; Booths, shops opened at Gyobyu Sports Ground; Construction of approach railroad a Thanlwin Bridge (Mawlamyine) inspected; Kayin State witnesses sustained progress in the time of Tatmadaw government; Irrigation facilities in Kyaungin, Kanma Townships inspected; Dinner hosted to Union Day delegates by Ministers'families; Union flag arrives Dagon Myothit (South) Township..."POEM":"Strength of the Union"("You and I, I and you - Blood-brothers, true reletives...")..."PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURE:"March with unity towards modern and developed nation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 February 2006
Date of publication: 09 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Safeguard national solodarity; Democracy transition gaining ground together with developing economy, other sectors; 59th Anniversary Union Day Commemorative Booths, Shops opened in Yangon South District; F&R Minister inspects banking services of MEB in Mandalay; Union Day delegates, cultural troupes visit industrial zones; Leprosy Elimination Day observed in Yangon Division; Lt-Gen Myint Swe greets Union Day delegates, cultural troupe members; A&I Minister tours Ayeyawady Division; Secretary member of USDA duscusses development tasks; Kayah State witnesses sustained progress in the time of the Tatmadaw government; Families of Ministers host dinner to Union Day delegates; Trainees of diplomatic courses to meet; Union Day Exhibition opens; Union Flag conveyed to Yangon South District from City Hall..."POEM":"Hands joined firmly in Myanmar"..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work hard with knowledge, skills and goodwill"...FEATURE:"Honour Union Day objectives as national duty"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 February 2006
Date of publication: 08 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Union Spirit-oneness and unity of nationals; Physic nut saplings planted in Thanlyin Station; Bangladeshi Ambassador calls on Industry-1 Minister; National races' dance show to be staged; Kachin State witnesses sustained progress in the time of Tatmadaw government; Roads upgraded in three townships; USDA Secretary-General inspects renovation of Myothugyi (Pyilonchantha) Pagoda; CSSTB Chairman inspects parade grounds of CICS (Upper Myanmar); Ayeyawady Team wins shied of Inter-state/division football league; Delegates to Union Day celebration arrive; Teachers should foster Union Spirit, patriotism in the minds of youths to cherish traditions and culture and human values; Narkhan village enjoys cummulative development..."POEM":"Brave patiot, pride of Myanmar" (Myanmar ins one, willing to - Sacrifice life, with love and respect...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for all-round development of students"...FEATURE":"Four sustainable progress of the Union"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.51 MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 February 2006
Date of publication: 07 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Blood of Union of kinship and Union Spirit; Integrate public spirit and influence, and lead people to regional development; USDA Secretary-General meets members of social organizations in Hinthada; Home Affairs Minister meets with officials; MWEA Members leave for Malaysia; Cooperatives Minister inspects Mandalay Cooperative College; Functions of Yangon Division MCWSC clarified; More Union Day delegates, cultural troupes arrive; South-East Command grows physic nut plants; Third Leprosy Elimination Day marked; Industry-1 Minister on inspection tour of Mandalay Division; hatching methods disseminated in rural areas; Secretary-1 participates in SPDC Chairman's Trophy Gold Tournament; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects Union Day Exhibition..."POEM":"Union Spirit" (We ourselves are - Brethren born, of the same nation...")..."PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURE":"Beauty and essence of the Union"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.56 MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 February 2006
Date of publication: 06 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein inspects Training School (Mandalay) of MWVO, Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon); Chanmyathazi Township USDA opens organizational training course 1/2006; Khattiya rural gravel road inaugurated in Pantanaw Township; Union Day delegates and cultural troupes arrives Yangon; Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon) Construction Project and extended tasks of Yangon International Airport inspected; Home Affairs Minister meets staff and families of departments; Yangon Mayor inspects land reclamation for growing physic nut; Mandalay Mayor oversees sanitation, upgrading tasks; Ceremonies to hoist Shwehtidaw atop Aung Min Aung Pagoda, share merits for Shin Upagutta Lake held at Shwedagon Pagoda; Full dress rehearsal for conveying Union Falg held..."PERSPECTIVES":"Maintain development infrastructures for posterity"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.61 MB)
Date of entry/update: 09 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 February 2006
Date of publication: 05 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Head of State has given guidance to carry out work for cultivation of physic nut plants as rural development task; Fifth Anniversary Buddha Pujaniya Festival of Laba Muni Buddha Image to be held; Antibiotic medicines for hospitals donated; Local people urged to grow more physic nut plants that can generate more incomes and contribute to regional development; Cancer preventable curable - Worl Cancer Day observed; Religious objects enshrined; 12,000-ton capacity dry dock launched by repairing MV Mandalay; Market festival extended to 7 February; Police Sub-Inspector Course No 54 concludes; Sitthway magazine introduced; 7th annual meeting of MFCC held; Bago Station holds physic nut planting ceremony; Factory projects in Kyaukse Township inspected..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for full acquisition of potable water"...FEATURE:"Fifty years journey to achieve leprosy elimination"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 February 2006
Date of publication: 04 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Sri Lanka; Prime Minister felicitates Sri Lankan counterpart; Work coordination meeting for ensuring smooth and secure transport held; Buddha Pujaniya of Maha Vijaya Pagoda; Foreign Minister felicitates Sri Lankan counterpart; Yangon Division Shwegyin Nikaya Vinaya Examination; Mon State seeks agro-development means; Cultivation of physic nut, other perennial crops in Kaship Township inspected; Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries holds coord meeting; Special appeal cases heard; Hockey coach training course opened; Market festival continues; Basic Diplomatic Skills Course concludes; Tachilek District to put 129.8 acres under physic nut in the rainy season; Ministry of PBANRDA opens training courses; Arts exhibition to be staged; Commander attends opening of Seed Cleaning Factory in Sittway; Meeting on Ngwe Hsaung Beach Development Project (Phase-II) held; Commander oversees agriculture, construction tasks in Thabaung Township..."Perspectives":"Strive for producing qualified human resources"...FEATURE":"World Cancer Day 2006"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 February 2006
Date of publication: 03 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander views production and use of physic nut oil in running watercraft and engines; Buddha Pujaniya of Minbu-Shwesettaw Pagoda commences; Wellwishers donate cash to MWJA; Commander calls for cultivation of physic nut plants on a large scale; Ceremony to nurture physic nut plants of Ayeyawady Division Police Force held; Home Affairs Minister tours Tachilek; Commander attends nurturing ceremony of physic nut in Mawlaik; Union Day celebration holding sub-committee meets; Yangon Division WAO holds annual meeting; Pyu harvests nearly 150,000 paddy acres; Comander Maj-Gen Ohn Myint donates a pair of bear; Coord meeting on 5th Buddha Pujaniya of Lawka Chantha held; MPE holds meeting on full capacity production of factories; Thriving physuc nut plantations in North-East Command area inspected; Accommodation and Reception Sub-committee Chairman sees of NC delegates..."PERSPECTIVES":""Bridges for socio-economic development of local people"...FEATURE:"Physic nut oil will shape brighter future of farmers"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 February 2006
Date of publication: 02 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Government, people and Tatmadaw joining hands in nation-building tasks- Taking advantage of technological and nation inventing fabricated news - USDA is to rebut the slanders of those media; Bank Supervisory Committee and Myanmar Banks Association meets; Construction of Yangon Cooperative Degree College inspected; Minister inspects construction tasks; Minister U Nyan Win signs Book of Condolences; Deputy Minister inspects dockyard, extension of runway; Dagon Township WJA holds annual meeting; Medical course, language course open in PyinOoLwin; Sports gear worth US$580 handed over to Institute of Nursing (Yangon); Township Judges Refresher Course opened; Industry-1 market festical launched; Religious titles to be conferred; Delegates to the National Convention return home; Market festival of Ministry of Industry-1 commences..."PERSPECTIVES":"Increase crop production with double cropping development"...FEATURE:"Extend growing of physic nut for rural development"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 February 2006
Date of publication: 01 February 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Government providing farmers with fuel oil to the most possible degree for boosting production of agrucultural sector - Senior General Than Shwe inspects construction of Pammawady River Crossing (Myinkaseik) Bridge; Yangon Command sets the target of growing 50,000 physics plants; Minister inspects arrival of machinery for dam projects; Gold training centre of MGC, Han Gold Masters Golf Academy opened; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein sees of NC delegates; People in all states, divisions witnessing progress in adopting detailed basic principles unanimously support National Convention..."PERSPECTIVES":"Extend cultivation of physic nut plants"...FEATURE:"Maha Ratthabhisamaggi Pagoda"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 January 2006
Date of publication: 31 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Service personnel and local people are to make efforts for peace and development of their respective regions - Senior General Than Shwe inspects resorts, beautifying tasks in Ngew Hsaung Beach; U Kyar Nyo Chit Pe accredicted to Belgium; U Soe Nwe appointed Ambassador to Serbia and Montenegro; UDNR trainees' excursion concludes; Citizenship, naturalization and revocation of citizenship shall be prescribed by the law; State shall help national businessmen have access to technologies, investments, machinery, and raw materials; Tatmadaw, core armed forces for national defence; Citizens have to be loyal to the State, and in return the State has to care them; NCCC, Work Committee and Management Committee meet; Delegates of other invited persons group pledge to march together with Tatmadaw till reaching discipline-flourishing democratic state; Plenary Session of National Convention continues..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work hard for speedy completion of projects"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 02 February 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 January 2006
Date of publication: 30 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Soe Win on inspection tour of irrigation facilities, greening tasks in Magway, Mandalay Divisions; Loading rice, pulses and beans inspected; Occupying strategic position Myanmar has to take great care in laying down policies on national defence, security and military affairs; As soilders are born of the people, they have to ensure security and serve public interest; 48 detaled basic principles and 29 paras should be adopted; Tatmadaw has right to independently administer all affairs concerning the force; Social Welfare sector witnesses sustained progress; YZG centenary peacefully concludes; Commander Brig-Gen Hla Htay Win on tour of three townships..."PERSPECTIVES":"Help maintain factories and mills for durability"...FEATURE:"Executive structure and essence of the future State (1)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.48 MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 January 2006
Date of publication: 29 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Entire nation has seen a large number of modern industries; Central Forest Zone opened at Kandawgyi Natural Gardens; Physic nut cultivation of Indaing Station held; Construction of approach railroads at Thanlwin Bridge (Mawlamyine), Mawlamyine Railway Station inspected; Social Welfare sector witnesses sustained progress; Rights of religious freedom should cover not only citizens but also foreign registration citizens; Mostly, State Security and defence task involves secrets that need urgent action and swift accomplishment; High literacy rate plays important role in building modern developed nation; Yangon Zoological Gardens Centanary goes on; Ngamoeyeik, Gyophyu pipelines opened in Thingangyun Township in support of National Convention; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein attends opening of refectory, concrete road of Thiri Gonwait Dhamma Beikman Monastery in Laydauntkan; 48,500 rural libraries have been opened so far- FOurth Dr Tin Shwe Literary Award presentation held; BEHS in No1 War Veterans Model Village (Laydauntkan) gets new school building; About 8 million rural people enjoy fruitful result of potable water supply plan..."PERSPECTIVES":"Maintain roads and bridges for durability"...FEATURE:"Want to enjoy longevity? Take honey"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.58 MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 January 2006
Date of publication: 28 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Delegate Groups of Peasants, Workers and Intellectuals and Intelligentsia present suggestions on detailed basic principles to be laid down for Chaoters Citizenships...; Cooperative socities coordinate matters grow physic nit plants; 3,079 drug-related cases exposed in 2005; Discussions held by delegates at National Convention with untiy will go down in the annals of history; Tatmadaw will strive together with other forces to steer nation towards democracy in accord with new constitution; Abuse of religion purposes forbidden; Six points on protection of the State to the Constitution explained by the Work Committee Chairman should be adopted; Obedience serves as system to control entire Tatmadaw; Yangon Zoological Gardens centenary goes on; The delegate group of national races support adoption of detailed basic principles explained by the Work Committee Chairman; Social Welfare sector witnesses sustained progress; MWAF Annual General Meeting concludes succseefully..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for improvement of living standard of women"...FEATURE:"Legislative structure and essence of the future State (13)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (1.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 January 2006
Date of publication: 27 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Plenary Session of the National Convention continues; Minister inspects Khabaung Dam construction; Myanmar Gazette; 26th Myanmar Dental Conference, 7th FDI-MDI Joint Education Meeting held; Only when the Tatmadaw is strong, will it be able to discharge State security and defence duties and protect and safeguard and lives and property of the people; The 14 detailed basic principles explained by the Work Committee should be adopted; Independent representatives-elect support adoption of detailed basic principles for Citizens and Tatmadaw; State shall enable any citizen to enjoy equal rights before the law and shall equally provide legal protection; Annual General Meeting of Myanmar Women's Affairs Federation held; MWAF members at different levels to go field trips to fulfil economic and social requirements of women - AGM of Myanmar Women's Federation commences; Centenary of YZG crowded with visitors; Urban and rural areas witness sustained progress; Commander inspects progress of Shwepyitha Industrial Zone; Due to all round development in transport and communication, education, health and economic sectors, Kali village upgraded to model one..."PERSPECTIVES":"For perpetual existence and development of Zoological Gardens (Yangon)"...FEATURE:"Myanmar Women's Affairs Federation in perpetual service of the nation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (1.39 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 January 2006
Date of publication: 26 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than felicitates Indian President; Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Governor-General of Australia; Senior General Than Shwe congratulates Chiltean President; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye felicitates Indian Vice-President; Plenary Session of National Convention continues; Central Authority for Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters meets; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Australia; Fourteen points for the Role of the Tamadaw appropriate to be adopted as detailed basic principles; LNDO agrees to adpot points explained by Work Committee Chairman concerning Citizenship, Rights and Duties of Citizens, Role of Tatmadaw; Urban and rural areas witness sustained progress; Union Kayin League supports adoption of all detailed basic principles of chapters concerning citizens and Tatmadaw; Trainees of 37th Course (BEd) of UDNR visit Thayawady, Padaung townships; Myanma Tourism Service gives services to travellers; Prime Minister felicitates Indian counterpart; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Australia; Government enacts rules, regulations to protect resources, establishes 41 wildlife sanctuaries and zoos across the country..."PERSPECTIVES":"Produce more farm machinery"...FEATURE:"Legislative structure and essence of the future State (12)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (1.12 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 January 2006
Date of publication: 25 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Plemary Session of the National Convention continues; Presentations at NC to be published; Minister inspects Kyatmauktaung Dam; Transport Minister inspects extension of Yangon International Airport; ICT Week from 28 Jan to 3 Feb; NUP finds detailed basic principles for Citizenship, Rights and Duties and Role of Tatmadaw within framework of 104 basic principles; The principles No 1 for Role of Tatmadaw the Work Committee discussed should be adpoted; National consulation workshop on establishment of framework for energy management system in industries and buildings held; Information sector witnesses sustained progress; Success of National Convention a major task for political development and building of a democratic nation - People of Magway Division express support for National Convention; Myanmar-Thailand Friendship Bridge No-2 spanning Mae Sai creek opened..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for success of the Road Map and the National Convention"...FEATURE:"Let's enjoy ourselves in centenary of Yangon Zoological Gardens"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (1.43 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 January 2006
Date of publication: 24 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Earnest and sustained efforts exerted for using ICT in education and ICT human resource development - Government fully committed to ICT development; Hotels and Tourism Mininster leaves for Malaysia; 42nd ISD Tournament commences; Work coordination meeting of LBVD, LFDPE held; Fourth Myanmar ICT Week 2005 temming with visitors; Self-reliant village library opens in Paypon; Over 1m fish released into Toe River in Dadaye; Kalewa-Mawlaik Motor Road (Mawlaik section) put into service; Rural and urban development carried out in Sagain Division, Mon State; Gratis class opened in Twantay Township; Landscaping of Bago Yoma under way; Secretary-1 meets Vice-Chairman of Kachin State Special Region-2 U Gaw Yi Zaw Hsaing; NPED Ministry holds coord meeting; Two mily commands, two LIDs take part in Mily Band Competition..."PERSPECTIVES":"Add momentum to health researches"...FEATURE:"University of Traditional Medicine"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 January 2006
Date of publication: 23 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: All citizens are to take part in tasks to successfully hold the National Convention; Myanmar delegations arrives back from Beijing; Thai prefessional claims champion in Air Bagan Myanmar Gold Tour; Spoken English Course for Women concludes; UDNR trainees continue excursion; Information sector witnesses sustained progress; COCS and Chief of Naval Staff of Indian Navy concludes visit; Indian Admiral and party tour PyinOoLwin, Mandalay, Bagan; NC delegates visit pagoda, church; MOSA annual meeting takes place; Personnel of IPRD office, district and township offices urged to fully utilize their capabilities; Myanmar Gems Emporuim on 15 March; With better transport, local people will enjoy higher living standard; Yagyi Dam in Kyaukpadaung township, Mandalay Division, inagurated..."POEM":"Come along while it's opportune" ("United and loving, we'll be together - Hands held, firm and unbroken...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for success of National Convention through literature"...FEATURE:"Yangon Zoological Garden to celebrate its centenary"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 January 2006
Date of publication: 22 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Daw Kyaing Kyaing, wife of Senior General Than Shwe, attends physic nut planting ceremony of Yangon Divisoin; Commander, Minister meet departmental officials in Leshi Township; Lt-Gen Tin AYe attends religious objects enshrining ceremony in Hlinethaya Township; Electric power sector witnesses sustained progress; Medical seminar of MMA, Ranbaxy held; UDNR trainees tour downtown Yangon; Literati urged to produce nice literature that serves the interest of the people; Air Bagan to spread its wings; Throught period of independence struggle, literature enhanced bravery and unity of national people, equipped them with spirit pf sacrificing lives, blood...; People in Taninthayi Division express support for National Convention..."PERSPECTIVES":"Nurture national race youths to become educated ones"...FEATURE:"Legislative structure and essence of the future State (10)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 January 2006
Date of publication: 21 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Building of democratic state to be alongside law and discipline enforcement to clearly separate democracy from mobocracy and anarchism- Senior General Than Shwe gives guidance to trainees of UNDR BEd course; Indian Admiral and party visit downtown Yangon; Food Processing Industry Group to be formed; Electric power sectror witnesses sustained progress; All national races are to guard the Union against dangers of destructives elements; Cash and kind donated to MWAF: Meeting of MWAF WOrk Committee held; All the national brethren have live harmoniously in each and every region of the nation since yore; NCC Management Committee holds coord meeting; Lt-Gen Tin Aye views sales of gems and jade lots; Delegate Group hold meetings; UDNT trainees visit Pyithu Hluttaw, Zoo (Yangon), Aquirium; Wife of Indian Admiral visits MMCWA building Myanma Gems Mart; Senior General Than Shwe receives visiting Indian Admiral and party; Senior General Than Shwe hosts dinner to trainees of No 37 Course (BEd) of UDNR..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for development of medical science"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterpries, Ministry of Information
Format/size: pdf (1.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 January 2006
Date of publication: 20 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Ceremonies in support of National Convention being organized throught the nation daily; There emerged persons confessing SSA (South) led by Ywet Sit committing destructive act...; Commander receives UNDR trainees of BED course; Delegate Groups hold meetings; Clarifications by Deputy Commander Brig-Gen Hla Myint at the Press Conference No 1/2006 as regards the capture and surrender of SSA (South) brigade 241 insurgents; Electric power sector witnesses sustained progress; Vice-Admiral Soe Thein welcomes COSC and Chief of Staff Naval and wife of India Navy; Press Conference on returning to legal fold and capture of members of Brigade 241 led by Sao Khun Kyaw from SSA (South) held; Questions and answers made between officials and diplomats and journalists at press conference (1/2006)-Committee of the State Peace and Development Council..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for speedy completion of projects"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 January 2006
Date of publication: 19 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of congratulations to Kuwait; Smooth transport among regions will contribute toward forging friendly relations among national brethren and flourishing of Union Spirit; Naga traditional New Year festival held in Leshe, Sagaing Division; Electric power sector witnesses sustained progress; <CWA Secretary and party make field trip to Zigon TOwnship; 20th Gems and Jade Sales attrat 1,506 merchants; Sanitations tasks, cash donation carried out hailing National Convention; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife visit Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda; Commander, Ministers attend cultivation of 30-acre physic nut planting ceremony of North-East Command; Delegate Groups hold meetings to compile proposals; Members of the delegate group of other invited persons support detailed basic principles; Myanmar will be totally free from iodine deficiency in the near future; Delegates from all walks of life are actively participating in the National Convention to lay down detailed basic principles to be included in the constitution..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work together for regional development"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 January 2006
Date of publication: 18 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of condolences to Kuwait; Growing of 500.000 acres of oil palm in Taninthayi Division will contribute not only to self-sufficuency but also to...; National Convention Convening Work Committee and members of panel of alternate chairmen hold coordination meeting; Delegate Groups meetings to complie proposals; 286 gem lots, 986 jade lots put on sale; Electric power sector witnesses sustained progress; 1,200 physic nut plants cultiveted on one-acre plot can produce 100 gallons of bio-diesel; The first regular session of the Pyithu Hluttaw shall be convened within 90 days after the general election commences; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than holds meeting with hoteliers in Ngwe Hsaung Beach; All the people are to guard against ill attempts of some big nations and internal and external destructive elements that are trying to case disintegration of the Union..."PERSPECTIVES":"Produce pearls of better quality"...FEATURE:"Legislative structure and essence of the future State (9)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.34MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 January 2006
Date of publication: 17 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS:Vice-Senior General Maung Aye inspects pearl culture in Pearl Island; Minister inspects banking services; Tunnel on railroad inspected; Energy sector witnesses sustained progress; Workshop on HRD & Vocational Training for Person with Disabilities held; Delegate group of Intellectuals and Intelligentsia holds meeting; People urged to take part in growing physics nut; Energy Minister inspects research works; Gems and jade sales commence; State service personnel getting in touch with the people, see that all the detailed basic principles are in conformity with the nation's objective conditions; The 28 detailed basic principles for legislative functions explained by the Work Committee Chairman are based on liberty, justice and equality for the people; Lt-Gem Khin Maung Than urges to increases physic nut cultivation to help fulfill nation's fuel needs; Government realizing people's wishes in all seriousness...”POEM”:”Seek your own fairness – Build your own nation” (“Fairness is not far – Seek true fairness, and you'll find It yourself...”);”PERSPECTIVES”:”Grow more oil palm, rubber, pepper and physic nut plants”...FEATURE:”Let's grow physic nut (jatropha curcas) most extensively”
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" January 16 2006
Date of publication: 16 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye inspects oil palm plantations, development tasks in Bokpyin Township; International paper reading session continues; Winners of Pakokku U Ohn Pe Scholarship announced; NC delegates visit pagodas, Indagaw Industrial Region in Bago Township; Energy Sector witnesses sustained progress; Government implementing construction projects for equitable development of States and Divisions including Taninthayi Division; The delegate groups finds the 28 points explained by the Work Committee chairman appropriate for the new constitution; Delegate Group of State Service Personnel approves of 19 points explained by the Work Committee Chairman as detailed basic principles for the Constitution; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than attends physic nut plant cultivation in Pathein; Stability of the State and community peace and tranquility, development of economy of the State and participation of the people of high intelligence are basic requirements of democratization...”POEM”:”Loyalty Blood Speaks of”(”In a historic era, moving toward new nation...”)”Perspectives”:”Engage in extended cultivation of oil palm”...FEATURE:”Legislative structure and essence of future State (8)”
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 January 2006
Date of publication: 15 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Arrangements made for enabling Taninthayi Division to become oil pot similar to Magway Division by growing oil palm for ensuring local edible oil sufficiency; Indonesian President sends message of felicitations to Prime Minister; International Fair 2006 opened; It is necessary for literary workers to widen the scope of knowledge – First Thutaswenzon literary award for 2004 presented; Energy sector witnesses sustained progress; Indonesian President felicitates Senior General Than Shwe; Indonesian Vice-President sends message of felicitations to Vice-Senior General Maung Aye; All the members of the delegate group unanimously approve to adopt the 28 paras and their sub paras as detailed basic principles; Detailed basic principles contained in the paras 1 to 9 should be adopted for the Constitution; Members of the delegate group of Intellectuals and Intelligentsia unanimously support all the 28 detailed principles for legislation of Pyithu Hluttaw...; Convening of National Convention reflects that the people and the Tatmadaw are discharging national duty in concert for motherland...”PERSPECTIVES:”Strive for meeting summer paddy cultivation target”...FEATURE:”Physic nut oil, source of farmers' income”
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 January 2006
Date of publication: 14 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTICS NEWS: All the national people are to play a role for success of National Convention that is the most important task for the nation; Parkistan Additional Secretary returns home; New Road emerged in Naungdong, Pantanaw Township; Mining sector witnesses sustained progress; Cash donated to offer "soon" to members of Sangha; "Mystery of the Snow", breakthrough in Myanmar film industry; Huawei completes first phase of cellular-network; 19 legislative functions of the Pyithu Hluttaw or the Amyotha Hluttaw are harmonious with each other, reasonable, and satisfactory...; The bills approved by the Amyotha Hluttaw shall be forwarded to Pyithu Hluttaw for holding discussion and making a decision; Members of the delegate group of workers have discussed the detailed basic principles that should be adopted regarding the legislative of the Region or State Hluttaw; The bills approved by the Amyotha Hluttaw shall be forwarded; Members of the delegate group of workers have discusses the detailed basic principles...; Government has given directions to grow jatropha curcas for production of bio-diesel; Jatropha curcas sapling planting ceremony held in Hmawby Township..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for development of agricultural sector through growing of jatropha curcas"..."FEATURE:"Legislative structure and essence of the future State (7)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 January 2006
Date of publication: 13 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of congratulations to UAE; National Convention Commission holds meeting No 1/2006...; Yangon Division to put 500,000 acres of land under jetropa curcas; Malaysian entrepreneurs to visit Myanmar; Mining sector witnesses sustained progress; Delegate Groups hold metings to compile proposals; The detailed basic principles to be adopted meet the standard of the international principles; Prime Minister congratulates Vice-President and Prime Minister of UAE; Tatmadaw Government making utmost efforts step by step drafting an enduring State Constitution through national unity..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work for national development together with the government"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterpries, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 January 2006
Date of publication: 12 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: It is necessary to introduce an enduring State Constitution for perpetual standing of Myanmar as a peaceful, modern developed nad discipline-flourishing democratic nation in the world; Ministry of Industry-2's factories prepare to grow jatropha curcas; New well No 30 successfully drilled in Nyaungdon; 58th Anniversary Independence Day Exhibitoin concludes; Mining Sector witnesses sustained progress; If both Pyithu Hluttaw and the Amotha Hluttaw decide to annual or amend any one of the rules, regulations or bylaws...; Collection of detailed basic principles concerning the legislation of the Pyithu Hluttaw and Amyotha Hluttaw...; The bills approved by the People's Hluttaw shall be forwarded to the National Hluttaw for holding discussion and making a decision; Upgrading and sanitation performed in Yangon City; Promotion of education standard, driving force for national development..."PERSPECTIVES":"Continue working together for the success of the National Convention"...FEATURE:"Legislative structure and essence of the future State (6)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 January 2006
Date of publication: 11 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of condolences to UAE; Plenary session of National Convention continues at Nyaunghnapin Camp; Malaysian Prime Minister felicitates Prime Minister General Soe Win; Meetings of National Convention delegate groups held; Mining sector witnesses sustained progress; The State shall, by law, protect the privacy and security of the home, property, correspondence and other communication of citizens subject to the provision of this Constitution; The State also recognize Islam, Christianity, Hinduism and Animism as some religious existing in the Union...; Harming and jeopardizing of the fundamental rights bestowed by the Constitution is indeed violation of the provisions of the criminal law; King of Cambodia sends message of felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe; Every citizen is responsible to abide by the provisions fo the Constitution; The Tatmadaw has the right to administer for participation of the entire people in the State security and defence...; Every cotizen, at home or abroad, dealing with foreign countries shall have the right to seek protecton of the State; The Tatmadaw is strong, modern and must be sole existing brillant and patriotic Tatmadaw; All the armed forces in the nation shall be under the command of the Tatmadaw; Country needs to have strong and modern Tatmadaw to ensure its defence and security..."PERSPECTIVES":"Work for national education promotion and regional development"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 January 2006
Date of publication: 10 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Delegates groups submit suggestions on detailed basic principles for legislation of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw...; Knowledge and expertise become resources; Foreign Affairs Minister hosts New Year Dinner to Diplomats; Industrial Sector witnesses sustained progress; Junior naval officers urged to always try their best to ensure uplift of their efficiency to win trust and reliance of their subordinates; It is appropriate to take action against a member of the Pyithu Hluttaw in accord with the law and bylaws of the Pyithu Hluttaw...; The reports, papers and hluttaw records published by the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw or under its authority shall be privileged; Only when National Convention is completed successfully, will the Constitution be drafted..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for emergence of constitution"...FEATURE:"Legislative Structure nad essence of future state (5)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.39 MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 January 2006
Date of publication: 09 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: It is essentoal for the Union of Myanmar to write the constitution which reflects the wishes of the people in building a peaceful modern developed nation; Academy Award winners honoured; Departmental, Tatmadaw vehicles checked on dry day; Dad carrying out rural development undertakings; Industrial sector witnesses sustained progress; USDA Secretary-General receives Japanese delegation; Independence Day Exhibition continues; Detailed basic principles explained bye the Work Committee Chairman should be adopted; Members of the delegate group of workers make a suggestion that the explanations of the Work Committee Chairman be adopted; Strengthening of unity and amity among national brethren, vitalizing Union Spirit and propagating true partriotism focused; NC Delegates visit Mingaladon Garden City, Yangon Industrial Zone..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive together for success of National Convention"..FEATURE:"Respect the law"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 January 2006
Date of publication: 08 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Drawing a new enduring constitution is imperative for the future of the State...; Foreign Heads of Government send felicitations to Prime Minister General Soe Win; Rodas opened to hail National Convention; Industrial Sector witnesses sustained progress; Only when living standard of the people inculding rural people in various sectors improve, can national development be made...; Points in the explanation of the Work Committee Chairman should be adopted as detailed basic principles; The first session that gives birth to the tenure of the Pyithu Hluttaw shall be convened not later than 45 days after the commencing date of general elections; Matters coordinated for organizing 59th Anniversary Union Day..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive to be endowed with knowledge and prowess"...FEATURE:"Legislative structure and esssece of future state (4)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 January 2006
Date of publication: 07 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Tatmadaw has taken systematic steps to server interests of the State and the people; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye attends graduation parade of 3rd Intake of Defence Services Institute of Nursing and Paramedical Science; Foreign Heads of Government send felicitations to Prime Minister General Soe Win; Freen medical treatment given to patients with eys complaints in Pakkoku; Industrial sector witnesses sustained progress; Development facilities opened in Pakokku Township; Huawei Tech plans to double cell phone sales; Foreign Heads of State send felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe; People of Kapaing Model village enjoy fruits of developments due to collaborative efforts of State, Tatmadaw and members of USDA; Exhibition to mark the 600th Anniversary of Western Voyage of Peace Envoy Zheng He opened; The Speaker of the Region or State Hluttaw shall convene the regular session of the Region or State Hluttaw at least once a year; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife Daw Mya Mya San attend graduation dinner of 3rd Intake of DSINPS; Plenary Session of National Convention Continues..."PERSPECTIVES":"Inculcate the people with Union Spirit"...FEATURE:"Legislative Structure and essence of future state (3)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 January 2006
Date of publication: 06 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: DOMESTIC NEWS: People are to safeguard Myanmar society realizing value of the Union, unity, peace and sovereignty - Political, economic, organization and administrative outlooks, national characters and Union Spirit are strengths that can build the nation; Vice-President of LPDR felicitates Vice-Senior General Maung Aye; Foreign Heads of Government send felicitations to Prime Minister General Soe Win; Industrial sector witnesses sustained progress; Independence Day Exhibition continues; Dinner hosted to Thai swimming team; Foreign Heads of State send felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe; Development facilities opened in Myaing township; Centenary anniversary of Yangon Zoological garden to be held; The first session of the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw should be held within 15 days after the beginning of the first session of the Pyithu Hluttaw; The reports, paper and Hluttaw records published by the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw or under its authority shall be privileged; The State Peace and Development Council shall call the first regular session of the Pyithu Hluttaw after the constitution has come into effect; Delegate groups submit suggestions on detailed basic principle for legislation of Oyidaungsu Hluttaw, Pyithu Hluttaw, Amyotha Hluttaw, and Region and State Hluttaws to the Plenary Session of the National Convention..."PESPECTIVES":"Join hands in safeguarding national independence and sovereignty"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: PSDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.01 Kb)
Date of entry/update: 11 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar"5 January 2006
Date of publication: 05 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Make collaborative efforts to enable the Union of Myanmar to stand as independent nation; Senior General Than Shew Daw Kyaing Kyaing host Independence Day Commemorative reception and dinner; U Aung Khin Soe presents Credentials to Nepalese King; Independence Day Exhibition continues; Invitational swimming competitions held; Foreign Heads of State send felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe; Foreign Heads of Government send felicitations to Prime Minister General Soe Win; Monywa, Yinmabin equipped with transport and water facilities; Industrial sector witnesses sustained progress; As there is the danger of destructive elements within and without the nation, it is necessary for the government, the people and the Tatmadaw to safeguard fruits of development; Inclusion of legislation of Region and State Hluttaws and that of self-administered division, and self-administered zones significant; State Constitution of a nation will not effectively serve the long term interests of the nation...; The Wa National Development Party agrees tat the points contained in the paras 1 from 23 should be laid down as detailed basic principles; Secretary-1 presents prizes to winners in essay, poem, TV quiz and computer arts competitions to mark 58th Anniversary Independence Day; Independence Day State Flag Hoisting and Saluting Ceremony held..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for success of seven-point Road Map"...FEATURE:"Towards peaceful, tranquil and developed nation"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 January 2006
Date of publication: 04 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Today's new generation fully realize value and essence of independence, responsible for safeguarding national independence and sovereignty; Delegate group of representatives-elect submits suggestions on detailed basic principles to Plenary Session of National Convention; Notifications on conferring titles and medals of commendation issued; Tar road, water supply projects, new school building, domestic science training school open in Pale, Monywa DIstrict, in accord with guidance of Head of State; Communication sector witnesses sustained progress; Foreign Heads of State sends felicitations to Senior General Than Shwe; Billboard erected to mark 58th Anniversary Independence Day; Progress can be witnessed in Maintaingbin Model Village; 28 detailed basic principles for Pyidaungsu Hluttaw...; 23 points presented by Chairman of National Convention...; Para 1 to 8 of the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw...; Utilization of information and technology in economic, social and education fields essential; 58th Anniversary Independence Day Exhibition opens..."PERSPECTIVES":"Strive for a new democratic state and safeguard independence and sovereignty"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 January 2006
Date of publication: 03 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Document victories of the Tatmadaw, State service personnel and entire national races; Work harder in every task to serve the interest of people - Prime Minister General Soe Win inspects Kengtawng Hydroelectric power project site; USDA Secretary-General receives British researcher; Education Minister observes School Family Day; Communication sector witnesses sustained progerss; Prime Minister inspects construction of Maharatha Bhisamaggi Pagoda; It is appropriate to convene the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw session at least once a year; Suggestion on detailed basic principles for legislation of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw, Pyithu Hluttaw, Amyotha Hluttaw, and Region and State Hluttaws presented..."POEM":"Vigour of Independence" ("Myanmar is- Kachin Kayah, Kayin,Chin...")..."PERSPECTIVES":""...FEATURE:"The form of legislation and essence of future State part-2"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 January 2006
Date of publication: 02 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Those imbued with patriotism able to restore independence and sovereignty; For the nation to stand tall among world's nationsm, not to become lackey of others'; Full-dressed rehearsal of Yangon City Flag Hoisting and Saluting Ceremony held; NC delegates visit Defence Services Museum, National Museum, Judson Church; 14th Mayor Cup Horticultural Show Competition held; Communication sector witnesses sustained progress; Better transport brought about only in the time of the Tatmadaw government; School Family Day for 2005-2006 commences..."POEM":"Independence and Our Responsibility" ("When it is said, we're Independent...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Safeguard independence and sovereignty"...FEATURE:"Perpetuation of Myanmar independence and sovereignty-2"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 06 January 2006


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 January 2006
Date of publication: 01 January 2006
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Strength and powers of Myanmar is glorious in history; Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Cuba; Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Sudanese President; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein attends meeting of Central Committee for observance of 58th Anniversary Independence Day; Fereign Minister felicitates Cuban Counterpart; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to Sudan; Health Minister on inspection tour of Kayin, Mon states; Communication sector witnesses sustained progress; Mandalay Mayor inspects upgrading tasks of tar road; Hydel power projects in Pyu, Kyaukdaga, Shwegyin inspected; Yangon Division plans to grow 500,000 acres of jetropha curcas; Government striving for equitable development of regions and development of the economy of the people..."POEM":"Safeguard Independence" (Ünder colonialism- We were quagmired, enslaved...")..."PERSPECTIVES":"Safeguard cultural heritage and national character"...FEATURE:"Legislative structure and essence of future state (1)"
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 January 2006