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Title: "The New Light of M yanmar" 25 March 2007
Date of publication: 25 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 01 April 2007
Date of publication: 01 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 01 February 2007
Date of publication: 01 February 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 01 January 2007
Date of publication: 01 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 02 April 2007
Date of publication: 02 April 2007
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: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 02 February 2007
Date of publication: 02 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Infromation, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 02 January 2007
Date of publication: 02 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 02 October 2007
Date of publication: 02 October 2007
Description/subject: Nation rebuilding tasks cover setting up of discipline-flourishing genuine democratic state - As National Convention first and most important step, its completion victory of democracy transition - Ceremony to support National Convention and constitution held in Kengtung; International Day for Older Persons 2007 commemorated; Myanmar Police Force Day celebrated; Advanced Organizating Course of MWVO opened; Mass rallies against protests held in Shwebo, Wetlet; "Improving socio-economic life of rural people" ["Perspectives"]; "Killers in the air waves" [article by Ngar Min Swe]: "...Now we are beginning to see a bright future of the State. That is why we should not pay heed to the instigation of the destructionists and foreign broadcasting stations, the killers in the air waves...".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 03 April 2007
Date of publication: 03 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 03 February 2007
Date of publication: 03 February 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 03 January 2007
Date of publication: 03 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 03 March 2007
Date of publication: 03 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 03 October 2007
Date of publication: 03 October 2007
Description/subject: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of ROK; Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Germany; Senior General Than Shwe receives Special Envoy of the Secretary-General of the United Nations; Foreign Minister felicitates ROK counterpart; FM sends felicitations to Germany; Water supply to some townships to be suspended; Palm oil Vessels to arrive; Three wounded in mine blasts in two townships; Myanmar leaves for China to participate in Asian U-19 Women’s Football Championship; People of Myingyan, Kyaukpadaung, Ngazun, Natogyi and NyaungU express their desire for second day; Acting PM Lt-Gen Thein Sein sends felicitations to ROK; Acting PM and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein felicitates German Chancellor; Minister receives guests; Deputy FM receives guests; Myanmar in period of transition based on regional stability, rule of law, development, diligence - Ceremony to support National Convention and Constitution held in Lashio; "People express unanimous support for upcoming constitution" ["Perspectives"]; "Foreigners want to see unrest the Myanmar people dislike" [article by U Myo Myint (Law)]:
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 04 April 2007
Date of publication: 04 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 04 February 2007
Date of publication: 04 February 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 04 January 2007
Date of publication: 04 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 04 March 2007
Date of publication: 04 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 04 October 2007
Date of publication: 04 October 2007
Description/subject: Taninthayi Division in support of National Convention and forthcoming constitution; Commander, Minister visit Sittway Shipyard;Malaysian Ambassador calls on Energy Minister; World Food Day to be celebrated in Nay Pyi Taw; Destiny of each and every country can only be determined by its government and people It cannot be imposed from outside; People of Kyaukse and PyinOoLwin in Mandalay Div and Natmauk in Magway Div express their desire; Neo-colonialism has reared its ugly head in recent years - Economic sanctions are counterproductive and can only delay the path to democracy; "The incidents To day and Foreign Threat" [article by Yebaw Tin Shwe]: "...In fact, the recent unruly protest was the consequence of neocolonialists and traitors’ plot..."; "Entire people support the constitution" ["Perspectives"].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 05 April 2007
Date of publication: 05 April 2007
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: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 05 February 2007
Date of publication: 05 February 2007
Language: Eng.ish
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf - 9.0 MB
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 05 January 2007
Date of publication: 05 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 05 March 2007
Date of publication: 05 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.4 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 05 October 2007
Date of publication: 05 October 2007
Description/subject: Daw Aung San Suu Kyi exerting efforts for Confrontation, Utter Devastation, and Imposing All Kinds of Sanctions including Economic Sanction against Myanmar - If she declares to give them up, the Senior General will personally meet her - The Government of the Union of Myanmar Announcement No. 1/2007 8th Waning Day of Tawthalin, 1369 ME (4th October 2007); Ayeyawady Division in support of National Convention and constitution; Of the persons detained for questioning for holding assemblies in violation of section 144, 692 have been released on pledge; Commander meets employees assigned to Coco Island Township; Myanmar Gazette; Commander, L&F Minister give instructions on boosting meat, fish production; People of Meiktila, Mahlaing, Thazi, Wundwin in Mandalay Div and Ayadaw, Dabayin in Sagaing Div express their desire; No one loves Myanmar more than her people; Joint Message on the occasion of World Teachers’ Day on 5 October 2007; "Pay respects to teachers who deserve respects" ["Perspectives"]; " Time all realized alien plots [article by U Lu Kar]: "...In every country, security forces have to take preventive measures for perpetuation of sovereignty, and prevalence of law and order in the nation concerned. About 100,000 people led by anti-war Iraq veterans, families of servicemen and others mounted a protest to demand an immediate end to the US occupation of Iraq in Washington DC on 17 September 2007. The police prevented the demonstrators and arrested about 200 demonstrators. Peaceful protests are prevented even in the democracy pioneer country. So, I don’t think taking preventive measures against protests to avert undesirable consequences in a country on the path of democratic transition goes too far..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 06 April 2007
Date of publication: 06 April 2007
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: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 06 February 2007
Date of publication: 06 February 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 06 January 2007
Date of publication: 06 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 06 October 2007
Date of publication: 06 October 2007
Description/subject: The Law for the Second Amending of the Judiciary Law 2000 issued; UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy Mr Gambari pays courtesy calls on Head of State Senior General Than Shwe and Acting Prime Minister Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein; Meets Spokes Authoritative Team of SPDC, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, officials of Myanmar Motion Picture Asiayon, Myanmar Music Asiayon, UN agencies and Religious Affairs Ministry; Tours Shan State (North) to study development achievements; FM arrives back after attending 62nd session of UNGA; Ovada sought from Sayadaws of Yangon Division Sangha Nayaka Committee; Mr Gambari's discussions and suggestions; Suggestions by Mr Gambari; People of Mandalay, Magway Divs denounce recent protests; Spokes Authoritative Team Member Minister for Culture Maj-Gen Khin Aung Myint's clarifications [re Gambari suggestions]; Spokes Authoritative Team Leader Minister for Information Brig-Gen Kyaw Hsan's clarifications; Ceremony to support National Convention and constitution held in Taunggyi, Shan State (South); Cash donated to build MANA’s HQ; Patrons of MWSF donate cash for Wushu athletes; "Building of a new nation aspired by the people" ["Perspectives"].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 07 April 2007
Date of publication: 07 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 07 February 2007
Date of publication: 07 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf - 6.9 MB
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 07 January 2007
Date of publication: 07 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 07 March 2007
Date of publication: 07 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 07 October 2007
Date of publication: 07 October 2007
Description/subject: Ovada sought from Sayadaws of Yangon Division Sangha Nayaka Committee - Monks are to follow Viniya rules of the Buddha, rules and regulations and instructions - If they breach any one of those orders action may be taken against them; 523 detainees involved in protests released - 1,215 have been released up to date; Leader of Spokes Authoritative Team of the State Peace and Development Council Minister for Information Brig-Gen Kyaw Hsan receives scholars of Friedrich Ebert Foundation - FES scholars tour Shan State (North), Yeywa hydel project in Mandalay Division; 398 monks sent back to respective monasteries; According to the principles adopted by the National Convention, a constitution with basic democratic rights for the people will emerge - The national races will have extensive range of rights to exercise legislative, administrative and judicial powers;Cornerstone laid for construction of Yangon Children's Hospital annexe; People of Sagaing, Mandalay Divsions hold mass rallies to denounce recent protests; Holding date for 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions announced; Yangon Division Supervisory Committee for Ensuring Smooth and Secure Transport meets; World Teachers Day observed; "People’s harmonious cooperation lies at heart of national development" tasks ["Perspectives"]; "Control yourselves with awareness" [articloe by A Village Monk]: "...I would like to remind you that you will lose your monkhood like the monk I have presented if you keep on doing wrong acts, relying on the made-up stories manufactured and aired by internal and external destructive elements and BBC, VOA, RFA and DVB who you have never seen and met, who have never done any good deeds in the interests of the Sasana, and who are hatching plots to destroy the interests of the lay persons who offer four kinds of requisites to you every day..."; "Let’s keep ourselves fit and healthy to serve public welfare services" [article by Kyi Win Nyunt]: "Good health is the greatest blessing, to which everybody aspires much. It is required of each and every citizen to keep themselves fit and healthy free from diseases so as to serve the interests of the motherland, the people and their own. With this context, the Ministry of Health is in pursuit of its two objectives—to enable the people to enjoy their life spans fully and to be free from diseases after laying down national health policies designed to improve public health care...".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 08 April 2007
Date of publication: 08 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicas Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 08 February 2007
Date of publication: 08 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf - 8.9 MB
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 08 January 2007
Date of publication: 08 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 08 March 2007
Date of publication: 08 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Infromation, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 08 October 2007
Date of publication: 08 October 2007
Description/subject: Wellwishers and families of Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) present provisions to 15 monasteries and one nunnery in Insein Township; Mass rally to support the National Convention and constitution held in Magway; Commander attends prize presentation ceremony in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana; Minister receives Malaysian Ambassador; H&T Minister receives Malaysian Ambassador; Deputy Minister meets staff at Myintnge CWW and Ywahtaung DLS; Htigyaing, Budalin in Sagaing Division hold mass rallies to denounce recent protests
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: 08 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 09 April 2007
Date of publication: 09 April 2007
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: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 09 February 2007
Date of publication: 09 February 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 09 January 2007
Date of publication: 09 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 09 March 2007
Date of publication: 09 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.6 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 09 October 2007
Date of publication: 09 October 2007
Description/subject: Government issues Announcement No 2/2007; Thousands of people turn out to support National Convention, forthcoming constitution; International Day for Older Persons marked in Bago; Cornerstone laying ceremony of new Khawa bridge held in Padaung Township; Myanmar Wushu Team leaves for China; Examinations of Religious Affairs Department to be held as usual; People of Kanbalu, Yinmabin in Sagaing Division hold rallies to denounce recent protests; Special Refresher Course No 62 for basic education teachers concluded at CICS, Phaunggyi; People of Kanbalu, Yinmabin in Sagaing Division hold rallies to denounce recent protests; First shipment of locomotives arrive from India; "Towards extended growing of rubber" ["Perspectives"]; "Who are the winners, who the losers from violent protests?" [article by Maung Hmat Kyauk]:"... Who was hurt because of the protests? (1) Students lost their opportunity to attend school peacefully although now is the school season. (2) Shopkeepers have to suffer economic losses as they could not open their shops. (3) Those who are engaged in transport businesses have to have their income reduced as they don’t have to go out at night. Stores, restaurants and shops had to be closed. Daily wage earners became jobless. Consequently, the monks and civilian protesters who took to the streets on the pretext of fuel and commodity price hikes were regarded by the people as the ones who made the people poorer. Myanmar’s tourism industry is also greatly affected..." ...Except a handful of destructive elements, all the people favour stability and peace, oppose unrest and violence...Foreign media broadcast only desire of minority, turned to blind eye to desire of majority..."Development of fish and meat sector serves national interest" [article by Maung Myo Thant].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 August 2007
Date of publication: 01 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070801.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 December, 2007
Date of publication: 01 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sees off PM General Thein Sein on his departure for Cambodia; Myanmar secures two silver in SEA Games shooting; Inter-Ministry Men’s Volleyball Tournament-2007 continues; Korean Film Festival opens; Sales of pearl lots conclude; White Cane Day on 2 December; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than inspects progress of agriculture, fisheries industries in Ayeyawady Division; Commander, Secretary-General meet USDA members of Sagaing Division; Work efficiency course for Township Internal Revenue Department heads concludes; 43 members of Thakayta Tsp NLD quit; Development of An, Yangon-Sittway highway inspected; Myanmar Women’s Affairs Federation discusses matters for organizing annual general meeting; Message of United Nations Secretary-General on World AIDS Day 1 December 2007; Myanmar Archery and Rowing teams leave for Thailand; UMFCCI officials meet Japanese Ambassador; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects regional development tasks in Magway Division... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive with nationalistic fervour for success of Myanmar sports"...ARTICLE: "Decent Work for Persons with Disabilities" by Ko Kway (Geology).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 July 2007
Date of publication: 01 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 June 2007
Date of publication: 01 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 March 2007
Date of publication: 01 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.5 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 May 2007
Date of publication: 01 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 November, 2007
Date of publication: 01 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Algeria; Prime Minister Lt-Gen Thein Sein felicitates Algerian counterpart; Progress in building pylons for Shweli-Mansan-Shwesayan national grid inspected; Dipavali Day falls on 8 November; Mandalay Division USDA holds Annual General Meeting; Foreign Minister felicitates Algerian counterpart; Minister urges to increase fertilizer, oil production; Branch of International Institute of Abhidhamma opens; Commander's Shield Volleyball Tournament concludes; Commerce Minister back from China; Yangon Mayor inspects mass activities on dengue fever in Kamayut Tsp; Panel of judges, cultural troupes visit factories, Hotel Zone in Nay Pyi Taw; People of Magway, Yangon Divisions and Mon, Kachin States condemn recent protests... "PERSPECTIVES": "Raise momentum of anti-narcotic drugs drive".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071101.pdf
Date of entry/update: 04 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 October 2007
Date of publication: 01 October 2007
Description/subject: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Chinese President; Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Nigeria; Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Cyprus; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of felicitations to China; Acting PM sends felicitations to China; Electric Power No 2 Minister meets Chinese guests; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to China; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Nigeria; Construction of Dagon Bridge inspected; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to Cyprus; Government implementing seven-step Road Map in paving way for emergence of discipline-flourishing democratic nation - If developments added with rights guaranteed by forthcoming Constitution, Kayah State will enjoy extra golden opportunities; Shan Mange Dam commissioned into service in Meiktila Township; People of Myingyan, Kyaukpadaung, Ngazun, Natogyi and NyaungU express their desire; Biography of U Thaw; Biography of Daw Mya Gyi; Internal, external destructionists applying various means to cause unrest, instability - People and security forces grapple with violent protesters who attack them with weapons in Yangon; "People’s vow to see to State’s seven-step Road Map" ["Perspectives"]; "Innate nature of foreign radio stations" [article by U Pyay Kyaw]; "International Day for Older Persons" [article by Yenanmyay Ko Tin];
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 1 September 2007
Date of publication: 01 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe congratulates Turkish President; Senior General Than Shwe felicitates President of Uzbekistan; Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Libya; TatU Monastery Sayadaw arrives back; Foreign Minister felicitates Uzbekistan counterpart; FM sends message of felicitations to Libya; Promotion of trade discussed in Tamu; 101 members of Labutta Township NLD quit - NLD undermines interest of State and people; First rare book show and sales launched; Librarian Course No 1/2007 concludes; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than inspects Pyay-Taungup road section, agricultural tasks in Pyay...NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues - Fundamental Principles and Detailed Basic Principles adopted by NC read out; The President shall be responsible to the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw [contains the text of the detailed basic principles regarding Sharing of the executive power in the chapter ‘Executive’. Subheadings: Powers and Functions of the President; The executive powers of Union of the Union Government; Executive power of the region or state government; Executive power of leading body of self-administered divisions and self-administered zones; State Service personnel]; The head of the Supreme Court of the Union shall be called Chief Justice of the Union [contains the text of the detailed basic principles regarding Formation of Judiciary in the chapter ‘Judiciary’]; Presentation on fundamental principles and detailed basic principles to be published... "PERSPECTIVES": "Developing trend of rail transportation"...ARTICLE: "Myanma Railways contributing to regional development" - Article by Maung Maung Myint Swe, Photos by Myanma Railways.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.6MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070901.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 April 2007
Date of publication: 10 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 August 2007
Date of publication: 10 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070810.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 December, 2007
Date of publication: 10 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye takes part State Peace and Development Council Chairman’s Cup Golf Tournament 2007 - Ministry of Defence secures champions in team handicap and scratch events; Maj-Gen Tha Aye inspects construction of Myeik Myothit; Transport Minister receives DPRK Ambassador; MPMEEA to hold Annual Meeting; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects water storage capacity in Lagunpyin dam, Ngamoeyeik Water Pumping Project; Religious Affairs Minister meets Myanmar Hajj pilgrims; Myanmar secures three more silver, four more bronze; First Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Men’s Volleyball Tournament continues; Lt-Gen Ye Myint looks into Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon) construction project in Mandalay; Universities, colleges under Science and Technology Ministry to open on 24 Dec... "PERSPECTIVES": "Ancient cultural heritage promotes tourism industry"...ARTICLE: "Elimination of poppy through extended raising of poultry, pigs and fish" by Maung-Aung (LBVD)
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 February 2007
Date of publication: 10 February 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 January 2007
Date of publication: 10 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 July 2007
Date of publication: 10 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 June 2007
Date of publication: 10 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 March 2007
Date of publication: 10 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 May 2007
Date of publication: 10 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 November 2007
Date of publication: 10 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar Tatmadaw shooting team leaves for Thailand; Minister for Relations U Aung Kyi meets Daw Aung San Suu Kyi; Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, CEC members of NLD hold discussion; Minister supervises progress of Khabaung Hydropower Project; Committee for upgrading Nay Pyi Taw National Herbal Garden holds meeting; Transport Deputy Minister inspects rural development tasks in Natogyi; Five members of Sagaing Township NLD quit; As token of expressing gratitude to government, service personnel are to be dutiful and loyal - Information Minister addresses NPE’s Annual Award Ceremony; MEODA meeting at 2 pm on 10 Nov; Meditation course scheduled 8-14 November; Donations invited to Buddha Pujaniya in Singu; Sayadaw leaves for abroad; Three townships in Nay Pyi Taw to reach city standard; Pyay Road upgraded; H&T Ministry organizes Kathina; Multiplier educative course opened; Blood Donors Day on 16 Dec; Cash and kind donated for doyen literati; MFF President leaves for Brazil... "PERSPECTIVES": "With border regions developing, more human resources emerging"...ARTICLE: "Myanmar people are healthy and fit" by Yanant Hlaing.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071110.pdf
Date of entry/update: 10 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 October 2007
Date of publication: 10 October 2007
Description/subject: It is very important for people not to be misled by killers in air waves; Ceremony to support National Convention and forthcoming constitution held in Hpa-an, Kayin State; Thousands of people participate in mass rallies to denounce violent acts; Special refresher course No 28 for basic education teachers concluded in PyinOoLwin; Three killed, four injured in mine blasts in Ye, Kyaukkyi; Winners of quiz presented prizes; Mass rallies against protests held in Shwebo, Wetlet; "Entire people duty-bound to bring about State constitution" ["Perspectives"]; "Have discipline and sense of responsibility" [article by Banya Aung]: "...For the entire people, there is no choice but to build discipline flourishing democracy if they want to build a modern and developed nation and hand it over to the posterity. Myanmar faced evil consequences of practicing democracy in an undisciplined way in the Parliamentary democracy period, and the too-strict Centralized Policy and weaknesses of the one-party system, in the time of the Myanma Socialist Programme Party. Taking these invaluable lessons from the historic events and taking consideration into the prevailing conditions of the nation, the National Convention has chosen the genuine discipline-flourishing democracy. The nation has seen the State’s seven-step Road Map that can pave the way towards the goal. So, golden opportunities through which the people can march towards the goal in harmony and discipline are awaiting the entire people. We should all grab such unique opportunities to perform a bounden duty..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 10 September 2007
Date of publication: 10 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends cash and kind donation ceremonies in Hlinethaya, Kyimyindine Townships; Mawlamyine-Ye-Mawlamyine express train launched - Commander, Minister, Deputy Minister cordially greet passengers; Seven CDs, 100 books donated to Culture University; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects production process of Yuzana Palm Oil Mill in Thakayta - Entrepreneurs to invest in cultivation of oil palm to ensure local edible oil sufficiency and to export surplus oil; All USDA members will have to strive together with public for emergence of a new Constitution that truly represents the people; Minister gives instructions to Israel-trained agriculturist personnel; General Banking Services Course No 10 (Officer Level) concludes; Sermon on 11 Sept; National Convention will be able to bring about flourishing of genuine democracy - 42 members of Taikkyi, Kyimyindine and Kawhmu Township NLDs resign; H&T Minister attends China Jilin Northeast Asia Trade and Investment Expo ; NPED Minister back from Austria; Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries holds coordination meeting; NLD receiving instructions of US Embassy, harming interest of the State and the people - US Embassy officials visited the NLD Headquarters 18 times in August; Commander attends prize presentation ceremony of BEHS No 3 (Nay Pyi Taw)... "PERSPECTIVES": "Building clean, beautiful cities for better quality of life of dwellers"...STATE PEACE AND DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL INFORMATION COMMITTEE ANNOUNCEMENT NO. 2/2007: Nay Pyi Taw, September 8 "...NLD took advantage of increased price of fuel, tried to exploit the situation to mount a political attack - So-called 88' generation student group in collusion with NLD brought about disturbances and demonstrations - NLD is blatantly instigating its members who have the objective of creating riots and disturbances and breaking existing laws - Some trying to disrupt prevailing peace, stability, law and order, momentum of development, to derail seven-step road map - Government will never tolerate such malicious acts and will take effective action against those committing such acts"..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070910.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 April 2007
Date of publication: 11 April 2007
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: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 August 2007
Date of publication: 11 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070811.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 December 2007
Date of publication: 11 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tha Aye inspects developments in Dawei; Myanmar earns one more gold, two silver and three bronze medals; Opening ceremony of Yadanabon Teleport, Myanmar ICT Week on 14-20 Dec; Minister Maj-Gen Htay Oo receives DPRK Ambassador; MWAF members visit Kanbawzathadi Palace, Shwemawdaw Pagoda; Finance & Revenue Minister leaves for Bali, Indonesia; Golden Jubilee of BEHS of Pindaya to be held; Myanmar delegation leaves for Thailand; Personnel, social organization members honoured for regional development; Myanmar fishermen come home from Port Blair, India; Health Deputy Minister participates in World Conference on HPAI (bird flu); Yangon Mayor inspects maintenance of Ngamoeyeik Bridge; 1st Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Volleyball Tournament goes on; Minister calls for close supervision in power supply; Sakyin Village BEHS (Branch) inaugurated, computer and accessories donated;IPRD opens Basic Library Science Course; Minister inspects progress in upgrading Yangon-Pyay railroad "PERSPECTIVES": "Strictly abide by traffic rules for road safety"...;
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 February 2007
Date of publication: 11 February 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 January 2007
Date of publication: 11 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 July 2007
Date of publication: 11 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070711.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 June 2007
Date of publication: 11 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 March 2007
Date of publication: 11 March 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 May 2007
Date of publication: 11 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 November 2007
Date of publication: 11 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe welcomes back Prime Minister General Thein Sein on his return from LPDR, SRV; Prime Minister General Thein Sein proceeds to Vietnam from Lao PDR; Myanmar to compete in 9th World Wushu Championship; Myanmar very grateful to Laos for regional, international support - Laos always opposes any outside interference in Myanmar’s internal affairs - Prime Minister General Thein Sein meets Laotian counterpart; Respects to be paid to retired teachers; Prime Minister General Thein Sein arrives in Lao PDR to pay goodwill visit; Prime Minister General Thein Sein meets staff of Myanmar Embassy in Lao PDR; Government thanks Laos for support and understanding Myanmar’s prevailing conditions - Prime Minister General Thein Sein - Prime Minister General Thein Sein’s visit will further strengthen Laos-Myanmar goodwill relations - Laotian President Mr Choummaly Sayasone; Laotian Prime Minister hosts dinner in honour of Myanmar delegation; China donates lab apparatus to Myanmar... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work together with entire people to expedite nation-building tasks"...ARTICLE: "USDA helping create prosperous future of the motherland" by Kyi Win Nyunt.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071111.pdf
Date of entry/update: 10 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 October 2007
Date of publication: 11 October 2007
Description/subject: Forthcoming constitution vests national races with better rights on the basis of the prevailing conditions of the nation Ceremony to support the National Convention, forthcoming constitution organized in Haka, Chin State; Families of Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air), wellwishers donate provisions to schools for blind and dumb; Tens of thousands attend mass rallies against recent protests. General public in Katha, Myinmu believe recent protests undermined peace, stability; Blasts kill one, wound two in Kyaukkyi Township; Yachtsmen undergo training in Thailand; Mid-year MGE on 7-19 Nov; "Raise momentum of preventive measures against trachoma and blindness" ["Perspectives"]; BBC’s trickery exposed [article by Mye Lattha]: "When I witnessed uncivilized events in which some innocent public members were beheaded in Thingangyun and North Okkalapa Townships during the unrest, my heart was completely filled with profound sorrow, and I was in shocked silence. I thought it over again and again to find out who incited the 8-8-1988 unrest. I came to know that the agitators were none other than BBC and VOA..."; "Hydroelectric power projects in the service of the State" [articole by Maung Linn Yaung].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 11 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 11 September 2007
Date of publication: 11 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends Vijata Mangala ceremony; Minister meets officials of MEB and departments in Chauk; Horizon League Open Basketball Tournament commences; Development tasks in YeU, Taze Townships supervised; Six resigns from Taikkyi and Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana Townships NLD; Myanmar top group-B deserving 1-0 win over Thailand in AFF Women's Championship; HPID & CGGC sign agreement; JDS invites scholarship; Lt-Gen Myint Hlaing visits Hsinshweli model research sugarcane plantations in Taungnyo and Tatkon stations; Township USDA Annual General Meetings held in Bago Divison... "PERSPECTIVES": "Towards wider use farm machinery"...ARTICLE: "No need to protest: No means other than to express wish" by Maung Deh Doe: "... The delegates who have discussed and adopted principles at the National Convention to march forward with discipline-flourishing democracy also adopted basic democracy principles that ensure rights for people of all walks of life from the one-kyat worth to the one-pyaworth. The basis of forming a gap between NLD assuming itself a great party and the National Convention is the latter's ability to adopt such principles..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070911.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 August 2007
Date of publication: 12 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.1MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070812.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 December 2007
Date of publication: 12 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tha Aye inspects Dawei-Malwetaung-Ye road section; Myanmar picks up one more gold, two silver and six bronze medals; SEA Games: Myanmar sails into football final; Commander attends summer paddy cultivation ceremony in Htantabin Tsp; Flowers arrangement course opens; 13th graduation ceremony of State Pariyatti Sasana University on 24 Dec; Opening ceremony of Yadanabon Teleport Myanmar - ICT Week 14-20 Dec; Objectives of the 60th Anniversary Independence Day; Maj-Gen Tha Aye inspects Dawei-Malwetaung- Ye road section; Workshop on Facilitation of International Maritime Traffic-FAL Convention held; Minister for Industry-2 inspects construction of factories in Mon State; Deputy Minister visits Shwepyitha oil field, No-5 fertilizer plant project in Pathein; CEC member Mayor Brig-Gen Aung Thein Lin meets factory workers; Rural health care centre opened in Mintaingpin model village in Pale; Shwegu Township DAD implements water supply tasks in villages; Minister inspects installation of power lines; Cash donated for all-round renovation of Yanaungmyin Shwelethla Pagoda; Fossils of primate found in Myaing Township... "PERSPECTIVES": "Conserve and improve natural scenic beauties"...ARTICLE: "Doyen literati who deserve due respects" by Khin Maung Tun (Lanmadaw).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 february 2007
Date of publication: 12 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 January 2007
Date of publication: 12 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 July 2007
Date of publication: 12 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070712.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 June 2007
Date of publication: 12 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 March 2007
Date of publication: 12 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 May 2007
Date of publication: 12 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 November 2007
Date of publication: 12 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Myanmar PM expresses pleasure to witness all-round development in Vietnam - Vietnamese President says only Myanmar people have right to decide their nation’s affairs; Myanmar regards Vietnam as good neighbour for supporting her every time she faces outside pressure - Vietnam supports seven-step Road Map laid down for emergence of a democratic nation and understands Myanmar’s efforts - Prime Minister General Thein Sein meets Vietnamese counterpart; Prime Minister General Thein Sein visits Ancient University in Socialist Republic of Vietnam; Prime Minister General Thein Sein and party accorded warm welcome in Vietnam; Vietnamese PM hosts dinner to Prime Minister General Thein Sein and party; Prime Minister General Thein Sein arrives in SRV; Myanmar goodwill delegation led by Prime Minister General Thein Sein arrives back Nay Pyi Taw; Prime Minister meets staff of Myanmar Embassy in Vietnam; Lt-Gen Ye Myint urges personnel to participate regional development tasks in Kachin State; 13th seminar on medical science commences; Fresh Up Gold toothpaste introduced; F&R Ministry offers Kathina robes to monks; Respects to be paid at Kyimyindine BEHS No 1 on 25 Nov; Progress of No 4 Fertilizer Plant inspected; Express trains stop over at Toegyaunggale Station... "PERSPECTIVES": "Promotion of bilateral cooperation and strengthening of goodwill relations between Myanmar and Laos"...ARTICLE: "USDA, a strong national force, in perpetual service of national interest" by Maung Maung Kyaw.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071112.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 October 2007
Date of publication: 12 October 2007
Description/subject: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates King of Spain; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein sends felicitations to Spain; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Spain; Ceremony to support National Convention, forthcoming constitution held in Mawlamyine, Mon State Desire of people is peace, stability, opposition to violent protests; Provision donated to monasteries in Pyay Nay Pyi Taw: Member of the State Peace and Development Council Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than of the Ministry of Defence attended the 26th ceremony to donate provision to monasteries in Pyaytaungdan in Pyay, Bago Division (West) today; Commander inspects venues for holding 15th Myanmar Performing Arts Competitions; 12th renal transplant performed in Myanmar; World Sight Day celebrated; Alms and provisions donated to Shwekyaung Pariyatti Sarthintaik: Minister for Energy Brig-Gen Lun Thi visited Shwekyaung Pariyatti Sarthintaik in Pinlebu Town on 8 October and offered alms to Presiding Sayadaw Sobhitasara; Sangha Maha Pawarana, Kathina robe offering ceremonies to be held at Kyakhatwaing Monastery; People of Sagaing Division and Kalaw express their desire; "For entire people to participate in democratic transition" -- “Emergence of a peaceful, modern and developed democratic nation with flourishing discipline” is the goal of the nation as well as the strong desire of the entire people..." ["Perspectives"]; "We must be dutiful" -- article by Zaw Myo Zaw: "...These days, mass rallies are being held all over the nation to support the National Convention and the upcoming constitution. With farsighted view, I believe that the mass rallies are reinforcing the endeavours of our government for the emergence of a peaceful, modern, developed discipline-flourishing democratic nation. I praise the people for their duty-consciousness..."; Developing Myanma industrial sector [article by Maung Khit Hsan].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 12 September 2007
Date of publication: 12 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Provisions donated to 102 monasteries of seven townships in Mandalay Div; Commander and Minister attend coord meeting on boosting exports of Taninthayi Division; Flood victims provided with relief in Pantanaw and Kyaunggon; USDA CEC member attends annual general meetings in Kayah State; Development tasks looked into in Budalin, Dabayin Townships; Indian goodwill delegation led by General Officer Commanding-GOC 3 Corps Lieutenant General MS Dadwal, AVSM,VSM and wife arrives Yangon; Director-General of DAD inspects development tasks in two townships; UMFCCI president meets entrepreneurs of Kachin State; Employees of F & R offer meal to monks; Sixty resign from Kengtung Township National League for Democracy; MEA to launch paper reading session; Course on safety of maternal life opens; Instructors' course for surveillance and controlling bird flu opens; Service personnel urged to provide good service to public; Weather Forecast for 12-9-2007... "PERSPECTIVES": "Irrigation water to be used most expeditiously"...ARTICLE: "Success achieved in generating cost-effective power from dam water" (article and photos by Thaung Win Bo).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070912.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 August 2007
Date of publication: 13 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Maung Bo on inspection tour of Taninthayi Division - Sufficiency of edible oil discussed; Respect paying ceremony of University’s former athletes on schedule; Five members of Hlinethaya, Kyimyindine Township NLDs quit; Lt-Gen Maung Bo attends coordination meeting of Taninthayi Division Peace and Development Council; MWAF organizes educative talks in Paungde; Mayor opens International Health and Beauty Centre; Villager loses leg in mine blast; Eye specialists provide free treatment to people in Paungde; Cash and kind donated to monasteries, nunneries... "PERSPECTIVES: "Protect rare species of birds, flora and fauna"...NATIONAL CONVENTION: NC delegates visit pagodas, attend service at church.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.1MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070813.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 December, 2007
Date of publication: 13 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe inspects Myogyi Multi-purpose Dam Project, Yeywa Hydropower Project - Government taking measures for supply of water for greening Meiktila Plain, boosting agricultural production and improving living conditions of local people; Maj-Gen Tha Aye inspects roads, bridges in Mawlamyine, Hpa-an; Yangon Division CCI holds AGM; Information Minister attends cash, books, radios donation ceremony in Mandalay; Myanmar wins three more gold, one silver and one bronze medals; 76th anniversary of National Kandawgyi Gardens, 2nd flower festival on 14 Dec in PyinOoLwin; Eight villagers injured in mine blast in Loikaw Tsp; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends cash donation ceremony for Danok Pagoda, inspects construction of road; Express buses to run for Yadanabon Teleport, Myanmar ICT Week... "PERSPECTIVES": "Explore new oil and gas blocks in interest of nation"...ARTICLE: "Donating blood, saving life" by Padaung Than Kywe.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 february 2007
Date of publication: 13 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 January 2007
Date of publication: 13 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 July 2007
Date of publication: 13 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9,7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070713.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 June 2007
Date of publication: 13 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 March 2007
Date of publication: 13 March 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 May 2007
Date of publication: 13 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 November 2007
Date of publication: 13 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint opens 16-bed hospital in Dawphonyan, Kachin State; Public urged to use standard electrics; Lt-Gen Ye Myint urges personnel to join hands with local people in regional development tasks; Horizon League Basketball Tournament continues; Basic foundations such as stability of the State, prevalence of law and order, robust economy and development of human resources needed for smooth transition - Special refresher course No 63 for basic education teachers opens; MVSA’s AGM on 25-26 Nov; MWAF holds Educative talks; Golden umbrellas to be hoisted atop pagodas in India, Nepal; Storm News; Fires broke out in Kachin State, Mandalay, Thaninthayi, Bago Divs; Commander, Minister inspect border trade; Donations invited for Tipitakadhara Tipitakakovida Selection Examination; ASEAN radio quiz; Seinlè Shwepyi Journal in circulation; Mr Paulo Sergio Pinheiro of UN Human Rights Commission arrives, tours Yangon, Bago; Avian Flu Monitoring and Testing Course opened... "PERSPECTIVES": "Further cement Myanmar- Vietnam friendly ties through mutual cooperation"...ARTICLE: "National development tasks and vigour of the youth" by Maung Nwe Sit.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071113.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 October 2007
Date of publication: 13 October 2007
Description/subject: Government of the Union of Myanmar issues Announcement No. 3/2007: "It is regrettable that the United Nations Security Council has issued a Presidential Statement on Myanmar on 11 October 2007, totally disregarding the fact that the situation in Myanmar does not represent a threat to the regional and international peace and security..."; Member of the State Peace and Development Council Prime Minister General Soe Win passes away; Condolences; Participants, judges arrive to take part in Performing Arts Competitions; U Kyaw Naing appointed as member of Jury of Appeal for XXIV SEA Games hockey tournaments; Over 100,000 people participate in ceremony to support National Convention, constitution in Monywa, Sagaing Div; People from Shan State (South), Magway Division, Mandalay Division hold mass rallies against recent protests; Applied Pharmaceutical Management course concludes; Cash donated to Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions; "Enhance standard of public health care services" [Perspectives"]; "No one should serve as stepping-stone of politicians" [article by Kyaw Ye Min]"...I am sure that among the recent protests were a lot of people who were persuaded by the agitators. That is why the authorities concerned are releasing the detainees as soon as possible after thorough investigation. They would really like to see democracy flourish in Myanmar and their country and the people prosper. However, they had been used by those who want to seize power through short-cut. I think even NLD youth members and leaders had been used by their top leaders..."; "Lush and green Myanma land" [article by Maung Thabawa] "...The government is laying emphasis on the greening tasks covering Popa in central region, Yangon City Greening Project, Bago Yoma Greening Project and Mangrove Forests Project. Fifty one percent of the areas of Myanmar is covered by forests. From a bird’s eye view we can see more green forests rather than plains..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 13 September 2007
Date of publication: 13 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Leading Committee for Organizing 15th Performing Arts Competitions holds second coord meeting; Commander, CEC member meet USDA members in Lashio; Commander, CEC Member discuss development affairs in Mon State; Patients with eye complaints receive free medical treatment, minor surgeries; Semifinal matches of AFF Women's Championship to be telecast live; Pakistani Coach training Tentatively Selected Myanmar Hockey Team; Development tasks supervised in Sagaing Division; Media meeting on preparation for Taekwondo held; Press conference on ASEAN Awards of Excellence in Arts and Crafts; Seven members say NLD's activities deplorable - Resign from Sagaing and Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana Township NLDs; Production of factories in Kyaukse Township inspected; Factories in Magway Division supervised; Ministry of Religious Affairs accepts religious literature; CEC member meets secretary and executives of Sangyoung Township USDA; Myanmar delegation leaves for Thailand; CEC Member attends ceremony to present cash donation for construction of school building in Waw; Traditional Cookery Course concludes; Trust fund for Jivitadana Sangha Hospital set up; Earthquake report; Deputy Minister meets USDA members in Kyangin, Myanaung... "PERSPECTIVES": "Public participation in successful implementation of literacy for all programmes"...ARTICLES: "Shan State (South) where 1000 flowers blossom IV: Jivitadana Sangha Hospital (Taunggyi)" by Yadanasi Sayadaw (Loilem); "Appreciation of Japanese Concert" by Aung Shwe Oo.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070913.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 April 2007
Date of publication: 18 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 August 2007
Date of publication: 14 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Curriculum Vitae of Mr Nguyen Tan Dung, Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam; Singapore Association of Myanmar organizes 14th Charity Golf Tournament; Two members quit NLD; Gold foil offering ceremony at Shwezigon Pagoda on schedule; Advanced Management (Special) Course No 7 of USDA Executives opened; Healthy Shop (Paris) introduces new brand cosmetics; Lt-Gen Maung Bo inspects agricultural activities in Myeik Township - Locals to grow rubber in vacant and virgin lands to meet target of 200,000 acres in Taninthayi Division..."PERSPECTIVES": "Uplift of health care services through Myanma traditional medicine"... NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues - Political parties make suggestions on the amendments, the additions, the repeals and the transfer; A political party shall accept and practise discipline-flourishing genuine multiparty democracy [The following is the suggestions of National Unity Party on matters concerning the amendments, the additions, the repeals and the transfer out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by National Convention]; It is State Constitution that can remove the doubts, suspicions among national races [The following is the suggestions of Union Pa-O National Organization on matters concerning the amendments, the additions, the repeals and the transfer out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by National Convention]; Detailed basic principle para 15, sub-para 5 no longer needs to be prescribed [The following is the suggestions of Shan State Kokang Democratic Party on matters concerning the amendments, the additions and the repeals and the transfer out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by National Convention]; The application of these principles in legislation and administration shall be the care of the State but shall not be enforceable in any court or law [The following is the suggestions of Mro (or) Khami National Solidarity Organization on matters concerning the amendments, the additions, the repeals and the transfer out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by National Convention].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070814.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 December, 2007
Date of publication: 14 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tha Aye attends 2007 prize presentation ceremony for outstanding students in Mon State; Myanmar bags three more gold, one silver, 10 bronze medals; SWRR Minister appears at 6th ASEAN, 2nd ASEAN+3 Ministerial Meetings for SWD; Fire destroys property, leaves scores homeless in townships; 2nd Inter School Cricket Challenge Shield 2007-08 to be held; Biography of doyen literati available; Winners awarded in Commander’s Shield Shooting Championship; Deputy Religious Affairs Minister calls for friendship and cooperation among all religions; Prizes awarded to winners in ASEAN Quiz, Poster Contest; 239 drug-related cases exposed in November; Nay Pyi Taw Command Commander inspects Kanparni Sugercane Reproduction Farm in Nay Pyi Taw Lewe; Ayeyawady Division WAO concludes basic computer course; Yinmabin Tsp IPRD conducts reading session; 2nd round matches of Inter-Ministry Volleyball Tournament held; Fires broke out in Mon State, Mandalay; Industry-1 Minister looks into herbal plants in PyinOoLwin; Objectives of the 60th Anniversary Independence Day... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extensive utilization of water resources for increased generation of electricity".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 February 2007
Date of publication: 14 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 January 2007
Date of publication: 14 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 July 2007
Date of publication: 14 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070714.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 June 2007
Date of publication: 14 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 March 2007
Date of publication: 14 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 May 2007
Date of publication: 14 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 November 2007
Date of publication: 14 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe visits Mid-Year 2007 gems, jade and pearls emporium; UPNO declares Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, NLD not legal to represent ethnic groups; PNO rejects Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s statement implying that she will represent national races; Winners get prizes in Bago Division PDC Chairman’s Cup women’s aerobic contest; Nationalities Youth development training schools and women’s vocational training schools in Kachin State inspected; Minister inspects Ahtet Paunglaung Hydro Power Project in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana; MMA meeting 1 December; Health Minister meets Japanese Ambassador; Taunggyi to hold ICT Exhibition; Mr Pinheiro meets officials of Myanmar Human Rights Committee; Individual qualification, spirit and performance key to success of educational projects - Special refresher course No 29 for basic education teachers; Donations for World Vipassana Pagoda in Mumbai on 25 November; Officials seek ways to boost export at Kawthoung Trade Camp; No longer want to be members of NLD - Fourteen of Pathein, Myaung Townships NLD quit; IT talks in Shan State... "PERSPECTIVES": "Nurture younger generation systematically to achieve national goal"...ARTICLES: "USDA designed to create prosperous future of the nation and the people" by Moe Myint Arkar; "World Diabetes Day" by Professor Dr Tint Swe Latt.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071114.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 October 2007
Date of publication: 14 October 2007
Description/subject: Government of the Union of Myanmar issues Announcement No. 4/2007; People in Rakhine State support National Convention, forthcoming constitution; Schools carry out sanitation tasks; Construction Minister inspects construction of Dagon and Bago bridges; More Performing Arts Competitions contestants arrive; "Goal is within reach" - There will emerge a peaceful, modern and developed democratic nation with flourishing discipline according to the State’s seven-step Road Map. Now, the nation is already on the correct path toward the goal. So, the entire people should work together in harmony to reach the goal, which is within reach (Article by Than Eint Hmu); More Performing Arts Competitions contestants arrive; Construction Minister inspects construction of Dagon and Bago bridges; Ambassadors sign in Book of Condolences opened for late Prime Minister General Soe Win; Recent demonstrations staged by some monks and NLD members undermine living conditions of people - Local residents in Loilem hold mass rally in accord with law; Pursue steadfastly national goal through State’s seven-step Road Map ["Perspectives"].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 14 September 2007
Date of publication: 14 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander, USDA CEC Member attend awarding ceremony of 15th Myanmar Traditional Performing Arts Competitions of Bago Division; Announcement for submitting matriculation exam applications; Rainfall received on (13-9-2007); MWAF organizes educative talks; Deputy Minister looks into Botahtaung BEHS No 6; UMFCCI meets delegation of Yunnan Province; On Site Training Course for Safety & Quality Assurance of Frozen Products concludes; Nutritious food cookery contest organized; Indian Army delegation tours Bagan archaeological region; Patients with HIV/AIDS, TB and chronic diseases provided with cash, medicines and refreshment; Five members quit YeU, Ayadaw, Kawlin, Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana and Sagaing Township NLDs; MWAF organizes demonstration on prevention of DHF; Minister looks into construction of Mansan main power station; Mya Eya market ship leaves for Mandalay; Commander supervises progress of regional development in Mongpauk; MR offers good train service for convenience of public; Myanmar sail to final with 5-0 win over Malaysia; Weather Forecast for 14-9-2007... "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost production of quality goods to meet local demand"...ARTICLE: "Farmers constitute majority in Thayawady Township - Monsoon paddy per acre yield is 75 baskets, summer paddy 85 baskets" (Article: Nu Nu Yee and Tin Tin Win. Photos: Tin Soe (Myanma Alin))
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070914.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 August 2007
Date of publication: 15 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe receives goodwill delegation led by Vietnamese Prime Minister Mr Nguyen Tan Dung; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife Daw Khin Khin Win welcome Vietnamese Prime Minister Mr Nguyen Tan Dung and Madame Tran Thanh Kiem; Lt-Gen Maung Bo presents prizes to students who are outstanding in matriculation exam; 13 members quit NLD; Shwesigon Buddhapujaniya from 17 Nov to 9 Dec; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife Daw Khin Khin Win welcome Vietnamese Prime Minister Mr Nguyen Tan Dung and Madame Tran Thanh Kiem; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein meets visiting Vietnamese Prime Minister; Madame Tran Thanh Kiem visits Nursery; Vietnamese FM calls on Foreign Minister U Nyan Win... NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues - Suggestions on the amendments, the additions, the repeals and the transfer presented; Nay Pyi Taw, that is the Capital of the Union, is designated as Union territory placed under direct administration of the President of the Union; The Advocate-General of the Region or State is responsible to the President of the State through the Chief Minister of the Region or State concerned; Making the adopted basic principles and detailed principles more complete is practical and reasonable; Mandalay Region High Court is the high court of the courts situated in Nay Pyi Taw; The President of the State shall exercise relaxation of stipulation on age limit... "PERSPECTIVES": "Fight against narcotic drugs with national spirit".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070815.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 December 2007
Date of publication: 15 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe addresses Graduation Parade of DSA 50th Intake; Senior General Than Shwe addresses Graduation Parade of DSA 50th Intake - Thin line dividing democratic practice and anarchy - Entire people need to take discipline seriously and abide by it while the administrative sector cultivates discipline-flourishing democratic practices; "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for IT development"...
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 February 2007
Date of publication: 15 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 January 2007
Date of publication: 15 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 July 2007
Date of publication: 15 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070715.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 June 2007
Date of publication: 15 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 March 2007
Date of publication: 15 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 May 2007
Date of publication: 15 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 November 2007
Date of publication: 15 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium 2007 commences; Commission for Drafting State Constitution to hold first meeting on 3 December; NUP, SSKDP, WNDP, DKBA, KNA issue announcements [on Daw Aung SAn Suu Kyi's statement of 8 November]; SWRR Minister participates in 2nd Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Reduction; Coord meeting for 2007 Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium organized; Journalists visit Mid-year MGE; Thanmyanthu Bus Line Supervisory Committee holds 7th prize presentation ceremony; Immunization days launched; Mr Paulo Sergio Pinheiro meets NCCC Secretary, Ministers for Foreign Affairs, Labour, officials, UN agencies, diplomats; Deputy Minister visits FDA; Fire breaks out in Salingyi, boat capsizes in Homalin; Commander honours donors in Shan State (South); Minister urges merchants to create robust local gems market... "PERSPECTIVES": "In perpetual service of State and people"...ARTICLE: "Young USDA members and me" by Yebaw Tin Shwe.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071115.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 October 2007
Date of publication: 15 October 2007
Description/subject: Senior General Than Shwe, Daw Kyaing Kyaing attend State Funeral for late Prime Minister General Soe Win; Special envoys of foreign governments, ambassadors sign in Book of Condolences opened for late Prime Minister General Soe Win; Townselders organize ceremony to support National Convention, forthcoming constitution in Pyay, Bago Division (West); Minister looks into progress in building of main sub-power station; Cash donation presented for Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana Sangha Hospital; People of Mongnai Township in Shan State (South) hold rally to denounce recent protests; Leading Committee for Organizing 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions meets; Edible oil tankers to arrive.Artistes to exhibit Myanmar traditional cultural heritage ["Perspectives"]; Attempts to harm amicable ties [article by Kyaw Min Lu (Shwepyitha)] - "It is known to all that Kengi Nagai, a Japanese photographer was killed accidentally while the security forces handling the violence that occurred at the end of last month for stability of the State. It was a sad incident indeed...One who entered the country on a tourist visa should act like a tourist. If he had acted so, the tragic incident would not have taken place. But he came to the country on a tourist visa and acted like a journalist dishonestly. He should officially come to Myanmar through the ministry concerned if he wished to do journalist work. The sad incident would not have taken place if he did so. I think necessary assistance might be provided to him by the government concerned..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 15 September 2007
Date of publication: 15 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander looks into production of factories in Mandalay Industrial Zone; Announcement for Matriculates to apply university entrance; Flood Bulletin; Production of Paper and Pulp Factories inspected in Yeni; Minister for Health receives Deputy Chairman of Standing Committee of the People's Congress of Jilin Province; Respects paying ceremony of Pazundaung BEHS No 2 on 25 November; A&I Minister receives Chinese guests; Indian Army delegation on study tour of Monywa, Yangon; Forestry Minister receives Chinese guests; Deputy Minister supervises maintenance of railroads; Law students to pay respects to former faculty members; 13th ISD Sepak Takraw Tournament open; Seinlè Kantha Journal Vol (IV), No 19 comes out; YU organizes blood donation ceremony; Alms food offered to State Pariyatti Sasana University (YGN); Shwe Naing-ngan Journal Vol (IV) in circulation; Educative talks on school health; UMFCCI officials meet Malaysian delegation; On-job training course on export marine products and jetty upgrading concludes; Torrential rain hits Thabeikkyin, leaving two dead, five missing; Outstanding students honoured in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana District; Electric Power No 1 Minister meets Chinese guests; Beautifying and sanitation tasks supervised in Thingangyun, South Okkalapa Townships; NLD leaders political opportunists with less political experience - 50 members resign from Sagaing Township NLD; Weather Forecast for 15-9-2007... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preserve and enhance standard of Myanma culture"...ARTICLE: "Myanmar and the Sangha today" by Yadanasi Sayadaw (Loilem).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070915.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 August 2007
Date of publication: 16 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife Daw Khin Khin Win bid farewell to Vietnamese Prime Minister and party; Lt-Gen Maung Bo visits Myeik Myothit, Technological University (Myeik) construction site; Course No 83 for government employees open; Four NLD members of Labutta and Salin Tsps quit; Paper reading session of MES on schedule; A & I Minister meets officials, social organizations in Ayeyawady Division; Vietnamese Prime Minister Mr Nguyen Tan Dung and Madame Tran Thanh Kiem arrive in Yangon; Vietnamese Prime Minister attends Myanmar-Vietnam Business Forum; Vietnamese Prime Minister and Madame conclude visit; Madame Tran Thanh Kiem, wife of Vietnamese Prime Minister, visits Myanma Gems Emporium; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife host dinner in honour of Vietnamese PM and Madame; Vietnamese PM and Madame plant a Gangaw Tree; Insurgents’ mine blast destroys two towers of power grid - Officials supervise repair of power grid towers... NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues - Suggestions on the amendments, the additions, the repeals and the transfer presented; The term “discipline-flourishing genuine multiparty democracy” should be used in drafting the Constitution; “The State” means a body or a person that exercises legislative and executive powers according to this Constitution; “The President of the State shall exercise relaxation of stipulation on age limit”... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strengthen friendly relations between Myanmar and Vietnam, enhance regional and bilateral cooperation".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070816.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 December, 2007
Date of publication: 16 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe inspects water resources around PyinOoLwin, PyinOoLwin General Hospital (300-Bed); Minister for Information accepts cash donations for doyen literati; Information Minister presents cash and gifts to doyen literati; Sein Lei Shwe Pyi Journal Vol V, No 1 in circulation; Shwe Naing Ngan Journal Vol VI, No 14 available; Book Fair on 29 Dec; National Landmark Gardens, National Kandawgyi Gardens, flower festival, orchid garden packed with visitors; Coordination meeting on prevention of human infection of birdflu at border areas held; Myanmar grabs two more bronze medals; Senior General Than Shwe attends graduation dinner of 50th Intake of DSA; Prize distribution for National Literary Award 23 Dec... "PERSPECTIVES": "Protect motherland at risk to lives".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 February 2007
Date of publication: 16 February 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 January 2007
Date of publication: 16 January 2007
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" 16 July 2007
Date of publication: 16 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.6MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070716.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 June 2007
Date of publication: 16 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 March 2007
Date of publication: 16 March 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 May 2007
Date of publication: 16 May 2007
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: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 November 2007
Date of publication: 16 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: LNDP, KDUP, Mro (or) Khami NSO, Shan State (North) SR-3, KDA, KNPLF issue announcements [re Aung San Suu Kyi's 8 November statement]; Appointment of Ambassador [of Nepal] agreed on; MYANMAR GAZETTE; Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium continues for second day; Development tasks inspected in Mogok, Singu Townships; Cash donated to Sasana Beikman; Quiz for primary students organized at MRTV; Prizes awarded to winners in shooting championship; Minister calls for cooperation in fight against diabetes; Training courses closing ceremony held at PBANRDA Ministry; Commandant’s Cup Volleyball; Pyapon Township Association to hold Kathina; Mr Paulo Sergio Pinheiro meets with national race representatives, WAOs, MCWAs; Outstanding students from Kyimyindine School for the Blind honoured... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work hard together for emergence of new modern nation"..ARTICLE: "From the first step to the set goal" by Tin Tin Win [on the USDA].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071116.pdf
Date of entry/update: 19 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 October 2007
Date of publication: 16 October 2007
Description/subject: Ceremony to support National Convention, forthcoming constitution organized at Youth Training Centre (Thuwuna); Cash, rice, edible oil and medicines donated [by Tatmadaw families] to four Pariyatti monasteries, one nunnery in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana District; Wellwishers and families of Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) present provisions to 29 monasteries and eight nunneries in Thingangyun Township; UMFCCI President meets Vietnamese Commercial Counsellors; Golf Professional Qualify events on 15, 16 Nov; Basic Library Course No 2/2007 opens; NLD Headquarters has constant contacts with American Embassy - American Embassy staff visited 12 times in September;Shan State (South), Kayah State hold mass rallies to denounce recent protests; Strive for development of human resources ["Perspectives"];"The course remains unchanged; No cause for concern" [article by Banya Aung] "...Neighbouring countries and all ASEAN member nations said that Myanmar issue was not a threat to the regional and international peace and security. It is strange however, that the US which is far away from Myanmar insisted that our country was posing a threat..."; "Sustainable progress in science and technology sector" [article by Maung Theikpa].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 16 September 2007
Date of publication: 16 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Mexican President; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein congratulates Mr Viktor Zubkov; Myanmar crown AFF Women's Championship; F & R Minister inspects arrangements for opening training courses; Foreign Minister felicitates Mexican counterpart; OUR LAND, OUR CUP; Lt-Gen Myint Hlaing looks into Hsinshweli sugarcane plantation in Tatkon Station; Health Minister addresses ceremony to mark 2007 Nutrition Development Week; Mid-year Gems Emporium in November; Mayangon Township USDA holds Annual General Meeting; Commander inspects Yezin Dam, Paunglaung Reservoir; Yangon Zone Hotelier Association holds annual meeting; Indian delegation concludes visit; NLD leaders power maniacs, selfishly serve their own interest - Seventeen members quit Sagaing Township NLD. "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend export of quality species of fish and prawn"...ARTICLE: "Myanma Railways providing rail transportation services at reasonable fares" by Aung (Myanma Railways).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070916.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 April 2007
Date of publication: 17 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 August 2007
Date of publication: 17 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Indonesian President; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of felicitations to Indonesia; General Thura Shwe Mann receives Political Commissar of Jinan Military Region Command of PLA; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to Indonesia; MYANMAR GAZETTE; Cash donated to Natmaw Monastic Education School in Myeik; NLD turning a blind eye to nation-building endeavours pushing State and people under foreign subjugation - 21 members of Gyobingauk and Thegon Township NLDs quit; Officials speedily carry out relief work; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win hosts dinner in honour of Political Commissar of Jinan Military Region Command and party; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win sees off Chinese Political Commissar; Political Commissar of Jinan Military Region Command of PRC and party arrive; Short course for upgrading marine products and jetties concludes; Tasks for proper flow of drains supervised in Mohnyin; Prime Minister sends message of felicitations to Indonesia; Political Commissar of Jinan Military Region Command of PRC arrives Nay Pyi Taw.; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win welcomes Political Commissar of Jinan Military Region Command of PRC; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win of the Ministry of Defence receives Chinese mily delegation... NATIONAL CONVENTION: “The State” means a body or a person that exercises legislative and executive powers according to this Constitution; The Auditor-General of the Region or State is responsible to the President through the Chief Minister of the Region or State concerned; The State fundamental principles are the guidelines to be followed by the legislative Hluttaws in enacting laws and interpreting provisions of the State Constitution and of other laws; The application of these principles in legislation and administration shall be the care of the State but shall not be enforceable in any court or law... "PERSPECTIVES": "Grow more trees to make country lush and green".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070817.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 December, 2007
Date of publication: 17 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates King of Bhutan; Senior General Than Shwe attends opening of Yatanarpon Teleport, visits 2nd Flower Festival - Good opportunities to be created for enabling local and foreign entrepreneurs to make investment at the teleport and to smoothly carry out modern information and technological tasks; Textbooks, clothes provided to schools, youth training schools in border areas; Aung San Tawya TatU Sayadaw arrives back;Inter-School Cricket Challenge Shield commences; First convocation of MMU held; Information Minister inspects IPRDs, TV retransmission station in Mon State; MOSA holds 5th AGM; Foreign military attachés visit PyinOoLwin of Mandalay Division, Lashio and Muse of Shan State (North); AGM of MFF, Myanma Marine Products Festival on 30 Dec; Beautiful Orchids & Flowers of Myanmar... "PERSPECTIVES": "Boosting agricultural production and increasing income of peasants"...ARTICLE: Myanmar Anti-Narcotics Association Khin Maung Tun (Lanmadaw).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 february 2007
Date of publication: 17 February 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 January 2007
Date of publication: 17 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 July 2007
Date of publication: 17 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070717.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 June 2007
Date of publication: 17 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 March 2007
Date of publication: 17 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 May 2007
Date of publication: 17 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 November 2007
Date of publication: 17 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Reforms relating to various areas such as political, economic and social sectors have to be undertaken simultaneously in building a modern, developed country - National objectives, national policy and plans laid down are based not only on country's history but also on practical nationalistic ideologies - Senior General Than Shwe addresses AGM 2007 of USDA ["NAY PYI TAW, 16 Nov - The following is the full text of the translation of the speech delivered by Patron of the Union Solidarity and Development Association Chairman of the State Peace and Development Council Commanderin- Chief of Defence Services Senior General Than Shwe at the fourth day session of the Annual General Meeting 2007 of USDA held at the University of Veterinary Science on Yezin University Campus today"]; USDA AGM releases Statement (1/2007); USDA Patron Senior General Than Shwe delivers an address at fourth day session of Annual General Meeting; Senior General Than Shwe hosts dinner in honour of representatives to USDA Annual General Meeting, outstanding youths; Home Affairs Minister receives Japanese Ambassador; Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium attracts 3,491 merchants; 12th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Science and Technology commences; SSA Brigade-19, SSN SR-7 PNG, HRDWG, Phayagon SRPG, KNLPPA and KNPDP issue announcements [on Aung San Suu Kyi's statement of 8 November]; Chinese Special Envoy meets SPD's Spokes Authoritative Team; Contests for the disabled on 26-30 Nov... "PERSPECTIVES": "Towards emergence of strong jade and gem market".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071117.pdf
Date of entry/update: 19 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 October 2007
Date of publication: 17 October 2007
Description/subject: Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein greets judges, contestants and supervisors of Performing Arts Competitions; 2,459 released on pledge up to date; Ceremony to mark World Food Day 2007 held; Intellectual disabled athletes back from Shanghai; Industries lie at the core of Yangon Division’s economic growth; Objectives of the 15th Myanma Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions; MWAF’s vice-presidents receive Chief of IOM; Commander looks into hostels of 15th Myanmar Performing Arts Competitions; Mass rally to support National Convention, forthcoming constitution held in Mandalay; People of Rakhine State, Shan State (South) denounce recent protests; "Hand down and preserve Myanmar traditional medical science" ["Perspectives"]; "The skylark’s key to success" [article by "Old Bookworm Monk"]: "...The Buddha showed such a great magnitude of compassion toward members of the Sangha who trusted and took refuge in Him that He urged His monk disciples to reside in secluded places..."; "Developing towns and villages in Myanmar" [article by Sanpya Maung].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 17 September 2007
Date of publication: 17 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Families of Defence Services and wellwishers donate cash, provisions to monasteries and nunnery in Sangyong, Thakayta and Dawbon Townships; First monson paddy harvested in Htantabin; Wood-Based Technology Course No 9 open; Foreign Minister leaves for Cuba; U Wunna Maung Lwin appointed as Permanent Representative of Myanmar to UN; 18 members quit Sagaing Township NLD; Five chosen as lucky Mamee noodle consumers; Nutrition Development Week launched in Nay Pyi Taw Special District; Commander, Ministers inspect national grid pylon, preventive measures against erosion; Flood Warning; Flood Bulletin... "PERSPECTIVES": "We honour Myanmar women's soccer team"...ARTICLE: "Champion Myanmar Women's Team wins victory through high sporting spirit and good teamwork plus the all-out support of the fans" (Article: Ko Htwe Photos: Ko Ko Soe Nyunt).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070917.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 August 2007
Date of publication: 18 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Free medical treatment given to 114 patients with eye complaint; Four members of Mohnyin, Kawlin Township NLDs quit - They lose interest acts of NLD; Applied Pharmaceutical Management Course concludes; CEC member supervises fish breeding farms of USDA in Ayeyawady Division; Minister for Forestry inspects wood-based factories in Sagaing, Mandalay Divisions; Political Commissar of Jinan Military Region Command visits DSA, DSTA; Progress of hydropower projects supervised... NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues - Compilation of suggestions on the amendments, the additions, the repeals and the transfer presented; The application of these principles in legislation and administration shall be the care of the State but shall not be enforceable in any court or law; The term “State” means a body or a person that exercises legislative and executive powers by this Constitution according as context may require; Para 11 (c) (ii) — “a person who has served as advocate for 15 years” — should be amended as “a person who has served as advocate for at least 15 years”; Compilation of Panel of Chairmen to be published... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend rubber cultivation".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070818.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 December, 2007
Date of publication: 18 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates King of Bhutan; Senior General Than Shwe attends opening of Yatanarpon Teleport, visits 2nd Flower Festival - Good opportunities to be created for enabling local and foreign entrepreneurs to make investment at the teleport and to smoothly carry out modern information and technological tasks; Textbooks, clothes provided to schools, youth training schools in border areas; Aung San Tawya TatU Sayadaw arrives back;Inter-School Cricket Challenge Shield commences; First convocation of MMU held; Information Minister inspects IPRDs, TV retransmission station in Mon State; MOSA holds 5th AGM; Foreign military attachés visit PyinOoLwin of Mandalay Division, Lashio and Muse of Shan State (North); AGM of MFF, Myanma Marine Products Festival on 30 Dec; Beautiful Orchids & Flowers of Myanmar... "PERSPECTIVES": "Boosting agricultural production and increasing income of peasants"... ARTICLE: Myanmar Anti-Narcotics Association Khin Maung Tun (Lanmadaw)
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 February 2007
Date of publication: 18 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 January 2007
Date of publication: 18 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 July 2007
Date of publication: 18 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070718.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 June 2007
Date of publication: 18 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 March 2007
Date of publication: 18 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 May 2007
Date of publication: 18 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 November 2007
Date of publication: 18 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Secretary-1 delivers address at coord meeting of Central Committee for Organizing the 60th Anniversary Independence Day 2008; Objectives of the 60th Anniversary Independence Day; Second communal Kathina robes offering of Office of MOI, IPRD; Altogether 481 jade lots sold through tender; Preliminary Session of USDA Annual General Meeting (2007) organized; Six representative groups take part in discussions of preliminary sessions; Union Kayin League, Kachin State Special Region-1, Shwe Pyi Aye, U Lahsan Aung Wah-Peace Group, KNDP and KNSO issue announcements; Secretary-1 honours outstanding students - Schools of states and divisions that have had highest pass rate are no longer the ones from major cities but from various regions of country; Kathina robe-offering ceremony of Sasana Zeya Mingala Monastery held; Tatmadaw track and field events commence; Peace-loving people in Mongyai, Momeik and Namhkam Townships denounce recent protests... "PERSPECTIVES": "In pursuit of national goal in harmony".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071118.pdf
Date of entry/update: 19 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 October 2007
Date of publication: 18 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: It is the duty of all to collectively strive for further glorifying, flourishing and developing in accord with the time the cultural structure in the hearts of Myanmar people; Cash, provisions donated [by Tatmadaw families] to four monasteries in Kamayut Township; People of Kachin, Sagaing, Shan State (South) denounce recent protests; High explosive TNT cartridges exposed; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein enjoys Performing Arts Competitions; 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions commence; Objectives of the 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions; Townselders organize ceremony to support National Convention and forthcoming constitution in Bago... "PERSPECTIVES": "Produce sufficient food for improvement of socio-economic life of rural people"...ARTICLE: "Elements harmful to Dhamma and political opportunists" by Pothudaw Yay Chan.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 18 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 18 September 2007
Date of publication: 18 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Chilean President; Myanmar working in cooperation with UN agencies to reveal that accusation concerning child soldiers is totally untrue; Secretary-1 addresses meeting on the formation of a working committee to adopt a monitoring and reporting mechanism for prevention against recruiting minors into army; FM felicitates Chilean counterpart; Myanmar Taekwondo team to take part in Korea Open; NPE conducts journalism course No 1/2007; Development tasks supervised; Myaungdaga Steel Industrial Zone in Hmawby Township to produce iron rods, other ironware; 3rd Meeting of Sectoral Working Group on Agricultural Cooperation opens; Flood Possibility Warning; Noteworthy amount of Rainfall recorded on 17-9-2007... 3rd Meeting of Sectoral Working Group on Agricultural Cooperation opens; Commander attends cornerstone-laying ceremony of Lawka Hmanku Pagoda in Toungoo; Construction of Bayintnaung Fire Station inspected; Cash donated for construction of religious edifices; Healthy Shop introduces new cosmetics; CEC Member attends AGM of Maubin USDA; No interest to stand as NLD members Seven resign from NLD; USDA Joint Secretary-General meets executives; Deputy Rail Transportation Minister meets service personnel; Sangyoung Township USDA holds AGM 2007; FM felicitates Chilean counterpart ; NPE conducts journalism course No 1/2007; Myanmar Taekwondo team to take part in Korea Open ; Development tasks supervised; USDA Joint Secretary- General meets executives; Sangyoung Township USDA holds AGM 2007; Deputy Rail Transportation Minister meets service personnel; CEC Member attends AGM of Maubin USDA; No interest to stand as NLD members - Seven resign from NLD; Commander attends cornerstone-laying ceremony of Lawka Hmanku Pagoda in Toungoo; Construction of Bayintnaung Fire Station inspected; Cash donated for construction of religious edifices; Healthy Shop introduces new cosmetics; "PERSPECTIVES": "Enhance public health care services"...ARTICLES: "Successful car assembling plant of Hlinethaya Industrial Zone" (Article and photos by Aung Aung);
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070918.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 April 2007
Date of publication: 19 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 August 2007
Date of publication: 19 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects manufacturing of agricultural equipment - Innovative measures to be taken in manufacturing agricultural equipment to contribute to development of agricultural sector of State, people; Members of committees and boards under Ministry of Information honoured - Experts to place emphasis on upgrading literary, music and motion picture works to have better standards; 15 members of Mawlamyinegyun Township NLD resign; Commander hosts dinner in honour of visiting Chinese delegation; Commander, minister attend fish releasing ceremony in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana District; Visiting Chinese delegation arrives from Mandalay; Political Commissar of Jinan Military Region Command concludes visit; Establishment of project for Afforestation in Dry Zone signed; F&R Ministry offers ‘soon’ to monks; Advisor of MLA to participate in assembly of IFLA; Laying of natural gas pipeline, growing of physic nut plants inspected... NATIONAL CONVENTION: “Supreme Court of the Union” should be used instead of the term “Pyidaungsu Taya Hluttaw”; The expression “may exercise relaxation of stipulation on age limit” should be substituted with the expression “shall exercise relaxation of stipulation on age limit”; To ensure a contextual uniformity and to have a clear definition in drafting the Constitution, subpara (f) para 28 and subpara (e) para 31 should be amended as explained by the Work Committee chairman; A political party shall accept and practise discipline flourishing genuine multiparty democracy... "PERSPECTIVES": "Literati to serve the national interest".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070819.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 December, 2007
Date of publication: 19 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe pays homage to pagodas in Bagan, NyaungU; Deputy Foreign Minister back from India;Mandalay Division USDA donates provisions to Mandalay Ohbo (Central) Jail; Roads under construction in Mandalay Division inspected; Hlawga Park to keep open on Bakari Idd and Christmas Days; CEC Member meets township members; Second Inter-School Cricket Challenge Shield continues; Prize distribution for Best Painting of Year 2007 held; Cash, provisions donated to Buddha Pujaniya ceremonies; Senior General Than Shwe pays homage to pagodas in Bagan, NyaungU; Citizens with high intellectual power can remove outside instigation and attempt to influence the nation - Special Refresher Course No 29 for basic education teachers concludes in PyinOoLwin; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects tax-free markets; 28 members of Sagaing Township NLD quit; Minister inspects natural gas pipe lines; Measures on tourism industry discussed; FMI Co Ltd holds AGM Financial Statement; MYANMAR IVANHOE COPPER COMPANY LIMITED (TENDER NOTICE) TENDER NO. (IFB No. CCS-05-07) Sale of an estimated (4,000 metric tones) of copper cathode from MICCL S&K Mine site in Monywa, Myanmar; MYANMAR IVANHOE COPPER COMPANY LIMITED(TENDER NOTICE) TENDER. IFB No. 06/ Local/2007 Supply of Lub Oil, Electrical,General Items & Services (32 lots) are invited from Local Suppliers by FEC Currency.; Commission for Drafting State Constitution meets... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work hard for completion of dam projects ahead of schedule".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 February 2007
Date of publication: 19 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 January 2007
Date of publication: 19 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 July 2007
Date of publication: 19 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070719.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 June 2007
Date of publication: 19 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 March 2007
Date of publication: 19 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.6 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 May 2007
Date of publication: 19 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 November 2007
Date of publication: 19 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe Four political objectives sends message of sympathy to Bangladeshi President; Prime Minister General Thein Sein sends message of sympathy to Bangladeshi Chief Adviser; Camp Commandant's Office offers Kathina robes to members of the Sangha; Ministry of Culture organizes communal Kathina robes offering ceremony; FM sends message of sympathy to Bangladesh; Sales of gem and jade lots continue; Ayeyawady Division USDA sets up 13,887 associations at different levels comprising 4,096,362 members in total; Kachin State USDA firmly organizes national people upholding Our Three Main National Causes for realization of State's seven-step Road Map; Plans are being made to organize young people to participate in social welfare work and to award outstanding students; USDA members participate in social activities; In order to improve pass rate of matriculation exam, voluntary reading rooms established in nine townships; Entire national people including USDA members do not wish to experience misery and distress of the past - USDA Secretary-General addresses Annual General Meeting 2007; Research award selected for bird flu control in rural areas of Myanmar; University of Forestry holds 4th convocation; Shan State Army-Brigade (11), Kutkai People's Militia Group, Manpan People's Militia and Ohmswam People's Militia (Local) Group issue announcements [on Daw Aung SAn Suu Kyi's 8 November statement]; Ministry of F&R holds 11th Kathina robes offering ceremony; Mr Dentist Dental Clinic opens at Hotel Yangon; iStudio digital film and video opens; Lt-Gen Myint Swe and wife attend 44th Kathina robes offering ceremony of Taunggyi Pariyatti Monastery... "PERSPECTIVES": "Expedite border area development project.
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071119.pdf
Date of entry/update: 19 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 October 2007
Date of publication: 19 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commission for Drafting State Constitution formed: The Announcement No 2/2007 of the State Peace and Development Council of the Union of Myanmar is issued today. The full text of the announcement is as follows:-; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife convey Buddha images in Inlay; 2,550 released on pledge up to date; A&I Minister receives officials from WFP and FAO; MYANMAR GAZETTE; Robes to be offered to monks in India; MNFT to play first round qualifier away match against China for World Cup 2010; LDSC and SWDA donate wheelchairs to SWRR; Minister gives instructions on completion of district-to-district roads; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects finishing touches to Dagon Bridge; People of Kachin State, Shan State (South), Shan State (North), denounce recent protests; Contestants actively take part in 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions; Suvannasama drama contest commences; Mine explosion kills one villager; ASEAN Joint Stamp Issue to be sold..."PERSPECTIVES": "Preserve and promote Myanmar traditional cultural performing arts" ...ARTICLES: "Don’t get yourselves used by unscrupulous elements" by Mi Khin Thant - "...The people don’t accept the instructions of the US ordering Myanmar government not to deter any act to cause disturbances in the nation however the situation is bad. The people favour peace and stability. They want no violence and unrest. All in all, I would like to urge all the parents to protect their children from being used by instigators taking lessons from the 1988 unrest..."; "{Rich natural resources await efficient exploitation" by Yadana Tun.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 19 September 2007
Date of publication: 19 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Eighth Sports Minister's Cup Inter-State/ Division U-21 (Novice Division)Men's Football Tournament concludes; Kyunthaya highway bus terminal commissioned into service in Bago Division; Minister looks into Yezin Agricultural Research Department; International Abhidhamma Master Science Education Committee meets; Horizon League Basketball Tournament continues; Production sharing contract on Kyaukpahto gold mining inked; Construction tasks of Myaungtaga (Hmawby) main sub-power station supervised; 7 quit Ayadaw Township NLD; UMFCCI meets foreign guests; Nutrition Week marked; DSMA cadets visit MMCWA; Water transport services inspected; Destructive elements inciting instigation to grab power through short cut - Foreign radio stations airing exaggerated news, trying to instigate public, launching propaganda campaigns - Due to exaggerations, tricks and instigation by bogus monks, violent demonstrations break out in Pakokku, some monks stage protest walk in Sittway - Some Buddhist monks also march in procession in Yangon; People oppose any attempt to destroy peace and stability, wish Sayadaws to guide monks to follow Vinaya rules in interest of people - As officials handle situation with care, no monk or no person involved in the incident injured or arrested... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preventive measures being taken against recruitment of minors"...ARTICLES: "Clusters of dams in the whole nation benefit agriculture and power generation" by Myint Maung Soe.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.1MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070919.pdf
Date of entry/update: 22 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 August 2007
Date of publication: 02 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070802.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 December, 2007
Date of publication: 02 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates UAE President; Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to Laotian President; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye felicitates Vice-President, PM of UAE; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of felicitations to Laotian Vice-President; State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee holds plenary meeting; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo attends World AIDS Day 2007 - In the fight against major diseases steps are being taken to control TB and malaria in addition to AIDS as a national duty; Foreign Minister felicitates counterpart of UAE; FM sends message of felicitations to Lao PDR; TatU Monastery Sayadaw leaves for Singapore; Standardized Sign Language Dictionary Vols: I and II for the deaf comes out; Myanmar Table-Tennis Team leaves for Thailand; Prize presentation for performance in crop production in Ayeyawady Division for 2006-2007 held; Myanmar Paddy Producers Association meets; Tatmadaw Football matches go on; Maj-Gen Khin Zaw on inspection tour of Kyauktaw, Sittway; Inter-Ministry Volleyball Tournament continues; Bank Holiday; PM General Thein Sein felicitates UAE Vice-President, PM; PM General Thein Sein sends message of felicitations to Laos; Lt-Gen Ye Myint looks into regional development tasks in Magway Division; Winners of National Literary Award for 2006 announced; Daw Kyan ( Ma Kyan) awarded Life-Long Literary Award... "PERSPECTIVES" "Expedite triple-cropping pattern to improve farmers’ living conditions"...ARTICLE: "Hailing the 87th Anniversary National Day: National victory through national spirit" by Tekkatho Myat Thu.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 July 2007
Date of publication: 02 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 June 2007
Date of publication: 02 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 March 2007
Date of publication: 02 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 May 2007
Date of publication: 02 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 November 2007
Date of publication: 02 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Guard against unscrupulous persons who would inculcate hatred, grudge and enmity into the minds of Myanmar people - Protecting and safeguarding the lineage is in-born duty of each and every citizen; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo presents prizes to winners in 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions; A & I Minister to attend 29th meeting of agriculture and forestry ministers of ASEAN, 7th ASEAN+3 meeting; People continue to denounce recent protests; Standings of States and Divisions at 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions... "PERSPECTIVES": "Build more irrigation facilities for regional greening and multiple cropping"...ARTICLE: "Stay away from skyful of lies" by Shwe.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5,9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071102.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 2 September 2007
Date of publication: 02 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to SRV; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sends message of felicitations to SRV; Prime Minister felicitates Vietnamese counterpart; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein attends ceremony to donate cash to funds for use of artificial limbs for disabled WVO members, building of staff quarters; Ministry of PBANRDA honours outstanding students; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to Vietnam; CSSTB offers meals to monks of State Pariyatti Sasana University (Yangon); CEC of MWJA organizes meeting; Middle Management Development Programme Course No 2/2007 open; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than oversees regional development work in Rakhine State; One member of Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana Tsp NLD resigns; DVB Broadcasting Station airs fabricated news titled “Hluttaw representatives of NLD and its members stage protest walk in Mandalay” - Mandalay Division NLD makes fabricated news to save its reputation as there were no protests in Mandalay - People comment that NLD should not make such attempts to mislead the people... NATIONAL CONVENTION: Every citizen who is eligible to vote and who has the right to vote by the law shall cast only a vote for each Hluttaw at a constituency [contains the text of Chapter IX, "Elections", of the Detailed Basic Principles]; The Supreme Court of the Union shall have the exclusive original jurisdiction in all matters arising under any treaty made by the Union [contains the text of the detailed basic principles on the sharing of judicial power, in the chapter Judiciary, and the chapters the Tatmadaw, Citizenship, Fundamental Rights and Duties of Citizens]; Presentation on fundamental principles and detailed basic principles to be published... "PERSPECTIVES": "Observe reminders for safety of passenger vessels"...ARTICLE: "Min Ko Naing—a kite without a string or danger to the nation" by An “88” incident activist.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070902.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 April 2007
Date of publication: 20 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 August 2007
Date of publication: 20 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Hungarian President; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win on inspection tour of Kyaukme District; Commander, minister meet rice dealers and rice millers in Ayeyawady Div; Foreign Minister felicitates Hungarian counterpart; Middle Management Development Programme course concludes; Training Course of Border Area National Youth Technical Training School concludes; CNG Filling Station No 028 opens; CEC member attends AGM 2007 of Thongwa Township USDA; Forestry Minister inspects training school and workshop; iPSTAR Repair Service Center opened; News and media delegation arrives back from China; Cash and kind donated to monasteries, nunneries in Dagon, Yankin Townships; 112 members quit Labutta Township NLD - Party leaders committing destructive acts with grudges; Four more townships receive MRTV-4 programmes... NATIONAL CONVENTION: NC delegates visit Botahtaung, Shwedagon Pagodas, attend church... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend cultivation of marketable beans and pulses".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070820.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 December, 2007
Date of publication: 20 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Patriotic spirit not based on correct thinking likely to make one chauvinist - A chauvinist with his false beliefs often becomes destructionist - Ensure thinking and convictions deeply informed by Our Three Main National Causes - Bearing allegiance to others either directly or indirectly instead of relying on oneself will lead to loss of sovereignty [speech by Sr. Genneral Than Shwe];Senior General Than Shwe addresses Graduation Parade of 10th Intake of DSTA; Information Minister receives Chinese guests; Grand Royal Special Reserve Golf Championship 2008 on 5 Jan; MANA holds 9th Annual Meeting; KNU insurgents committing all destructive acts mine and attack passenger bus, killing 8 and wounding 6; ASEAN Railways CEOs’ meet... Myanmar, Thailand coordinate anti-drug measures; Nikon DSLR D300, D3 introduced; Quality and services of Daewoo products introduced; Veterinary medicines exhibition, workshops on 23, 24 Dec; 2nd Inter-School Cricket Challenge Shield 2007-2008 continues; UMFCCI executives leave for PRC...; "PERSPECTIVES": "Fossils found reveal the origin of human beings in Myanmar"...ARTICLE: "Attempts to harm amicable ties" (2) by Kyaw Min Lu (Shwepyitha).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 February 2007
Date of publication: 20 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.8 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 January 2007
Date of publication: 20 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 July 2007
Date of publication: 20 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070720.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 June 2007
Date of publication: 20 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 March 2007
Date of publication: 20 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 May 2007
Date of publication: 20 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 November, 2007
Date of publication: 20 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sees off Prime Minister who will attend ASEAN Summit in Singapore; Wellwishers hail USDA AGM with K 65.45 mln donation; 59 Customs personnel receive basic skills; Horizon League Basketball Tournament goes on; Civilian loses ankle in mine blast; [USDA AGM]: Any difficulties can be overcome through cooperation among government, people and Tatmadaw; USDA committed to implementation of seven-step Road Map together with the people; USDA members actively participate in national development drives with nationalistic spirit; Associations at different levels successfully implement tasks on regional development, social, cultural, literary and sport fields; Six representative groups participate in discussions of AGM; 1,269 jade lots sold within three days; National race delegates to National Convention from Mandalay, Sagaing, Magway Divs and Shan State (South) and (North) issue announcements concerning Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's statement [includes Aung San Suu Kyi's statement which, however, with some of the announcements, is cut off on page 8, and completed on p 9]; 46th Defence Services C-in-C's Trophy Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Football Tournament opens; Supervisory Committee for Ensuring Smooth and Secure Transport meets; Joint-venture companies engaged in jade and gems mining meet; H&T Ministry offers Kathina robes; Minister for Relations meets Daw Aung San Suu Kyi... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive together for development of human resources".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071120.pdf
Date of entry/update: 19 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 October 2007
Date of publication: 20 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Suvannasama Drama Contest continues for second day; USDA CEC member meets contestants of Sagaing Division for Performing Arts Competitions; Maintenance of roads, proper flow of water at drains supervised in Yangon suburban areas; Deputy Foreign Minister back from PRC; People of townships in Kachin State, Sagaing and Bago Divisions denounce recent protests; Maha Doat Drama (marionette) Contest commences; 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions continue... "PERSPECTIVES": "Ensuring self-sufficiency in food and exporting the surplus"...ARTICLE: "Aunty Suu, we are living in hope or Our only wish is to see a win-win situation-1" by Chan Mya Aye.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 20 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 20 September 2007
Date of publication: 20 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Construction tasks of Kunchaung hydropower project supervised; CEC Member looks into poultry farms, tea, rubber plantations; Weather Forecast for (20-9-2007); Flood Bulletin; D-G of SPED meets Myanmar Volleyball Team; Training on air quality monitoring opens; Sports equipment provided for basic education schools in Yangon Division; Leading Committee for Organizing National Immunization Days 2007 meets; Symposium on Food-borne Disease and Food Safety 22 September; Nutrition Week marked in Nay Pyi Taw; MWAF holds educative talks; Driving rain causes floods in Pyigyidagun Township; Paper-reading session on energy slated on 22 Sept; ASEAN Customs Capability Development Working Group meets; Minister inspects teak plantations; 167 drug-related cases exposed in August; NLD (HQ) has no specific political programme - 17 members quit Sagaing Township NLD; Flood warning; Noteworthy amount of rainfall recorded on 19-9-2007; Myanma Port Authority Warning of hightide... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work hard in concert for development of industrial zones".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070920.pdf
Date of entry/update: 22 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 April 2007
Date of publication: 21 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 August 2007
Date of publication: 21 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Information Minister receives Bureau Chief for Asia-Pacific Region of Xinhua News Agency; Workshop on 3rd and 4th Report on Convention on the Right of the Child held; 18 NLD members quit; Electric Power No 1 Minister inspects Yeywa Hydropower Project; Sanitation tasks for proper flow of drainage inspected in Thingangyun Tsp; Minister provides aids to flood victims in Ayeyawady Division; Information Minister meets MWJA CEC members - Effort to improve public reading should be focused on mass of rural people as target audience; Sanitation task inspected in Mohnyin; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win attends award ceremony for outstanding students in Shan State (North); Holders Myanmar get off to flying start in 39th Merdeka Cup; Gwaygyo Dam opens in Yesagyo - To irrigate 400 acres, underpin economy of farmers... NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues - Compilation of suggestions on amendments, additions, repeals and transfer presented; The Hluttaw to be formed with Hluttaw representatives elected on the basis of township as well as on the basis of population; The word “the respective” should be added to the word “Union territories” for the usage to be more precise; The designation of Yangon as a Union territory under direct administration of the president should be revoked; The term “Chairman of Yangon Council” prescribed in sub-para (c) 6 of para 16 of detailed basic principle for Formation of Financial Commission should be replaced with the term “Chairman of Nay Pyi Taw Council”; Meetings of delegate groups of National Convention held... "PERSPECTIVES": "Turning out national race technicians".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070821.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 December, 2007
Date of publication: 21 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe pays homage to Maha Arnt Htoo Kantha Pagoda; Mayor pays homage to Presiding Sayadaw of Ngwekyaryan Pariyatti Sarthintaik; MYANMAR GAZETTE; China Southern Airlines Co opens Yangon branch; Workshop on DPABCD held; Plots for Maha Gandhayon Monastery for the film ‘Majjhima Alin’ completed; Senior General Than Shwe attends graduation dinner of 10th Intake of DSTA; Senior General Than Shwe urges officials to set a target to export herbal plants, to encourage private sector of herbal plantation Myanmar Pharmaceutical Factory (PyinOoLwin) commissioned - Myanmar Pharmaceutical Factory (PyinOoLwin) commissioned; Excerpt from guidance given by Head of State Senior General Than Shwe [on production of pharmaceuticals]; Flower Arrangement Course concludes; Commander, minister present scholarship awards to university students, attend launching of power stations; Stimulant tablets seized in Dagon Myothit (North); 6th AGM of MPMEEA held;2nd Inter-school Cricket Challenge Shield 2007-08 goes on... "PERSPECTIVES": "Improve science and technology sector to build modern Tatmadaw"... ARTICLE: "Inland Water Transport in public interest" by Maung Tin Hlaing (Hotwls and Tourism).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 February 2007
Date of publication: 21 February 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 January 2007
Date of publication: 21 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 July 2007
Date of publication: 21 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.1MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070721.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 June 2007
Date of publication: 21 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 March 2007
Date of publication: 21 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Infromation, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 May 2007
Date of publication: 21 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 November, 2007
Date of publication: 21 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends alms offering ceremony; Minister meets Saman Corporation CEOs; Ambassador U Thein Lwin presents credentials; Families of NPE offer Kathina robes; No longer want to be NLD members - 14 members of Sagaing Township NLD quit; Kachin, Kayin delegate group of National Races, Shan State National Army-Brigade (6), Tamoenye/Lonhtang/Shaukhaw People's Militia, Panhsay People's Militia, Special Force in Kunlong Township, Shan State (North) issue announcements [on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's 8 Novemeber statement]; UMFCCI Vice-Presidents receive Chinese Delegation; 1,705 jade lots sold within four days...USDA AGM: Delegates of states and divisions discuss findings of sector-wise meetings; Magway Division USDA will constantly participate in the drive for equitable development, peace and stability and seven-step Road Map; For clean water supply, Division USDA sinks 33 artesian wells, eight tube-wells and digs 26 lakes together with local people; Together with its congenial organizations, USDA visited prisons and quarries, attended to needs of inmates; Rakhine State USDA provides K 34-million-worth relief to disaster victims, K 1.9-million-worth aids to inmates in jails in Rakhine State... "PERSPECTIVES": "Grow trees extensively for regional greening".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071121.pdf
Date of entry/update: 20 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 October 2007
Date of publication: 21 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein enjoys Suvannasama Drama Contest; Provisions donated to four monasteries in Mandalay; Mass rally against recent protests held in Mongshu Township, Shan State (South); Maha Doat Drama Contest (marionette) continues; Lt-Gen Ye Myint offers rice, edible oil to Sayadaws for 23rd Shwegyin Nikaya Vinaya Examination; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win and wife attend dancing and music contests of Performing Arts Competitions; Commander of Nay Pyi Taw Command attends Performing Arts Competitions... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work hard in concert for emergence of genuine democratic nation"...ARTICLES: "Aunty Suu, we are living in hope or Our only wish is to see a win-win situation-2" by Chan Mya Aye.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 21 September 2007
Date of publication: 21 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Myint Swe opens 23rd Defence Services Commander-in-Chief's Trophy U-21 Tatmadaw Football Tournament 2007 - Myanmar used to be an Asian football power, and many of Myanmar footballers at that time were Tatmadaw members; 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions of Mon State opened; MYANMAR GAZETTE; Myanmar Volleyball Team leaves for China; Cash donated to organizing ceremony to pay respects to the aged; Prevention against HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria and infectious diseases discussed; Health care services provided, sanitation tasks carried out at monasteries; No wish to stand as NLD - members 23 members resign from NLD; Deputy Minister arrives back from DPRK; MRCS opens Health Forum; Cash donated to construction of MANA (HO); Mine blast injures one in Htantabin Township; MWAF marks Nutrition Week; Clothes donated to MCD Maternal and Child Welfare Association; Prevention against DHF demonstrated at IE Practising High School; Minister inspects construction of bridges... "PERSPECTIVES": "Speed up work to wipe out polio"...ARTICLES: "Bridges contribute to national economic growth" by Ko Arkar... ADVERTISEMENTS: MYANMAR IVANHOE COPPER COMPANY LIMITED (TENDER NOTICE); TENDER NO. (IFB No. CCS-04-07); Sale of an estimated (4,000 metric tones) of copper cathode from MICCL S&K Mine site in Monywa, Myanmar.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070921.pdf
Date of entry/update: 22 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 April 2007
Date of publication: 22 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 August 2007
Date of publication: 22 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Kyaw Win inspects progress of Monyin Dam Project, groundnut and tea plantations in Namtu, Tangyan; Lt-Gen Myint Swe meets athletes of Myanma Tatmadaw Track and Field Team; Transport Minister inspects checking of containers at jetties; Flood victims in Hinthada, Zalun Townships receive relief aids; Commerce journal in circulation; Some brands of bottled water found unsafe; 23th Gem and Jade Sales for 2007 commence; Teak, logs and sawn timber to be sold through tender; Commander attends ceremony to mark School Health Week activities in Bago; Industry-1 Minister inspects factories in Bago Division; Minister for Education inspects universities, colleges, basic education schools; Commander inspects use of paddy dryer; Lewe Station wins Nay Pyi Taw Command Commander’s Shield; 234 NLD members quit; One person loses right foot in insurgent-planted mine blast in Kyaukkyi; Anyone may create with positive attitude free and wide range of literary works in national interest - Central Supervisory Committee for Printers and Publishers Registration and Press Scrutiny and Publishing meets; Minister visits wood-based factory, Saw Mill in Bago Division (East); Eye specialists bring sights to patients in Kungyangon; Minister inspects power supply tasks; Myanmar delegation leaves for Philippines; Minister meets service personnel in Yangon Div; Agitators taken into custody for undermining stability and security of the nation, attempting to disrupt National Convention... NATIONAL CONVENTION: The 15 points the Work Committee has explained should be transferred to relevant chapters; [The following is the compilation presented by member of the Panel of Chairmen of the Plenary Session of the National Convention U Maung Hla (a) U Hla Myint of Delegate Group of National Races on suggestions made by the Delegate Groups on matters concerning the amendments, the additions and the repeals and the transfer out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by the National Convention.]; Para 15, sub-para 5 in sharing of legislative power no longer needs to be prescribed, and it should be revoked [The following is the compilation presented by member of the Panel of Chairmen of the Plenary Session of the National Convention U Kan Nyunt of Delegate Group of Peasants on suggestions made by Delegate Groups on matters concerning the amendments, the additions and the repeals and the transfer out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by the National Convention.]; Delegate groups and many delegates expressed their support of amending, adding suitable words to, and repealing some basic principles and detailed basic principles explained by Work Committee Chairman [The following is the compilation presented by member of the Panel of Chairmen of the Plenary Session of the National Convention U Kyaw Win Tun of Delegate Group of Workers on suggestions made by Delegate Groups on matters concerning the amendments, the additions and the repeals and the transfer out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by the National Convention]; Seven delegate groups of National Convention organize group meetings; With regard to the judicial matter, Mandalay Region High Court is the high court of the courts situated in Nay Pyi Taw [The following is the compilation presented by member of the Panel of Chairmen of the Plenary Session of the National Convention U Maung Gyi of Delegate Group of Representativeselect on suggestions made by Delegate Groups on matters concerning the amendments, the additions and the repeals and the transfer out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by the National Convention.]... "PERSPECTIVES": "Dams benefit arid areas".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070822.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 December, 2007
Date of publication: 22 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe inspects greening of Monywa Township, growing of trees, progress of Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon), pays homage to pagodas in Mandalay;Commander visits Wakema and Mawlamyinegyun Townships; Cash donated to build retaining wall of Lawka Chantha Abhaya Labha Muni Buddha Image; Mayor inspects concrete pipe factory in Insein Township; World AIDS Day marked in PyinOoLwin; Development tasks in TadaU, Amarapura supervised; Winners of colour photo contest awarded; No wish to stand as members of NLD - 117 NLD members of Mawlamyinegyun, Labutta quit; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends opening of Process and Product Show, paper reading session of MES; Process and Product Show... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extensively produce potent medicines for better health care service".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 February 2007
Date of publication: 22 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.1 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 January 2007
Date of publication: 22 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 July 2007
Date of publication: 22 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070722.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 June 2007
Date of publication: 22 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 March 2007
Date of publication: 22 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: PSDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 May 2007
Date of publication: 22 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 November 2007
Date of publication: 22 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Thai Military Attaches; Commander, Minister open newly-built Mongpun Bridge in Loilem Township; 2,213 jade lots sold in five days at Mid-year Gems Emporium; Bago Division, Yangon Division and Shan State (East) Delegate Groups of National Races, Monhin/Monha People's Militia (Local) Group, Monekoe/Phaunghsai People's Militia (Local) Group and Peinhsar (Lahu) People's Militia (Local) Group issue announcements (on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's 8 November statement]; Nutritious food, sports wears provided to Myanmar women's football and Futsal teams; Workshop on Tsunami commences; Energy Minister visits Mann oilfield; 200-bed teaching hospital (Magway) commissioned into service in Magway; Kengtung Township marks monsoon paddy harvest... USDA AGM: Yangon Division USDA disburses K 506.09m in cultivation loans to 6,511 farmers; Shan State (South) USDA organizes 803,363 members, cultivates 1.7m saplings at 63 farms in 2007 to distribute them to villages; All citizens firmly believe that forthcoming constitution will lead to golden land in future; Members of USDAs at different levels determined to participate in tasks for implementation of seven-step Road Map; Union Solidarity and Development Association Annual General Meeting concludes; USDA AGM 2007 passes two resolutions, approves one matter, puts four matters on record... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for IT development".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 October 2007
Date of publication: 22 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects Kandawgyi sluice gate and construction of Ayeyawady Bridge (Yadanabon); Lt-Gen Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo and wife enjoy Suvannasama Drama Contest; Nay Pyi Taw Traffic Rules Enforcement Supervisory Committee meets; Yangon Division Supervisory Committee for Ensuring Secure and Smooth Transport holds meeting; Meeting on rail link with Kunming held in Singapore; Horizon League Basketball Tournament continues; Tatmadaw families, wellwishers offer cash and kind to monasteries of four townships, Thanantana Dhammapalaka Hindu Organization; Free medical treatment given to eye patients in Ayeyawady Div; Kayin State USDA holds annual general meeting; People of Kachin State and Bago, Sagaing and Magway Divisions denounce recent protests; 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions continue... "PERSPECTIVES": "For improvement of socioeconomic life of rural people" ... ARTICLES: "Leave us alone" by Anyatha: "...The majority of the population of more than 56 million want to lead a peaceful life without instability and violence. They do not want to face the 1988 unrest-like incident again and are very pleased with the present conditions..."; "Myanmar’s efforts to eradicate narcotic drugs" by Maung Maung Kyaw.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 22 September 2007
Date of publication: 22 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander looks into maintenance of Kengtung-Lwemwe Road, development of Lwemwe region; Rural roads help improve living conditions of rural people; UNHCR Resident Representative calls on Minister for SWRR; Eighth Myanmar Traditional Medicine Practitioners' Conference 19-20 November; Record rainfall in Pyapon; Final matches of the 13th Inter-State/ Division Sepak Takraw held; Cash, medical equipment donated; Course on crop information and post-harvest technology concludes; NLD not taken part in nationbuilding endeavours - 12 members quit Meiktila Tsp NLD; Flood lookout posts, construction of roads supervised in Monywa; Prizes presented to winners in Performing Arts Competitions of Mon State; Low pressure area appears; Sanitation tasks for proper drainage inspected... "PERSPECTIVES": "Accelerate anti-drug movements through public participation"...ARTICLES: "Rural roads help improve living conditions of rural people" by Aung Si]... SLOGANS: Objectives of the 15th Myanma Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions:..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070922.pdf
Date of entry/update: 22 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 April 2007
Date of publication: 23 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 August 2007
Date of publication: 23 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Sermons on 28 August; Transport Minister receives Indian Ambassador; Progress of Shwegyin, Kunchaung Hydropower Projects supervised; Educative talks, round-table discussions organized in Kungyangon; MWAF organizes educative talks at YUFL; Progress of telecommunications facilities inspected; Forestry Minister attends meeting of International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development; They no longer wish to stand as members Three members quit from NLD; Medical talks at MMA; Myanmar Karate-do Team leaves for Malaysia; Myanmar draws Singapore 3-3 in debut of AFF U-17 Championship; Greening tasks for Nay Pyi Taw Hotel Zone coordinated; Health Minister meets service personnel of MoH; Industry-2 Minister tours Indagaw Industrial Region; Inkject printing machines launched; MyMyanmar Unicode System-Second Generation introduced; Outstanding students honoured in Kungyangon; Make-up course conducted with use of cosmetics of Health Shop (Paris); Yangon South District organizes Performing Arts Competitions; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win inspects development tasks in Tangyan, Mongyai; 23rd Gems and Jade Sales 2007 continues for second day; Defending champion Myanmar streaks unbeaten run sinking host Malaysia 2-1; Weather forecast for (23-8-2007); Significant Rainfall recorded on 22-8-2007... NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues; Clarification of the Chairman of NCCWC to be published; Adoption of the amendments, additions and repeals; The following is the clarification of Chairman of the National Convention Work Committee Chief Justice U Aung Toe on matters regarding the amendments, the additions and the repeals out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by the National Convention]... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for cultivating reading habit of people".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070823.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 December, 2007
Date of publication: 23 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe Four political objectives sends message of felicitations to Emperor of Japan; Prime Minister General Thein Sein felicitates Japanese counterpart; Lt-Gen Myint Swe awards championship trophy to Yangon Command team in Tatmadaw Football Tournament; Minister inspects factory projects; MMCWA raises awareness of reproductive health in youths; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to Japanese counterpart; Deputy Minister for Labour meets industrial zone management committees and entrepreneurs; Yangon Command Commander attends opening of workshop on road safety; Commander asks after cleft lip and palate patients in Monywa People’s Hospital; With belief NC can grant genuine democracy NLD’s acts unacceptable - 72 NLD members of Ayadaw quit; Home Affairs Minister meets personnel in Toungoo, Mawlamyine; Electric Power No 2 Minister meets personnel in Sittway; Young man stabbed to death in Mingala Taungnyunt Tsp; Nay Pyi Taw Command Commander on inspection tour of hilly regions in East Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana; FAO Senior Adviser and party tour of Kengtung; District News in Brief; Personnel urged to ensure durability of libraries; Minister visits Tikyit Coalfired Steam Turbine; Objectives of the 60th Anniversary Independence Day; Significant night temperatures... "PERSPECTIVES": "Emergence of more river-crossing bridges improves people’s socio-economic life".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 february 2007
Date of publication: 23 February 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 January 2007
Date of publication: 23 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 July 2007
Date of publication: 23 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070723.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 June 2007
Date of publication: 23 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 March 2007
Date of publication: 23 March 2007
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: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 May 2007
Date of publication: 23 May 2007
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: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 November, 2007
Date of publication: 23 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Kyaw Win on inspection tour of Eastern Shan State; Cash and kind donated to nunnery in Sangyong Township; Outstanding youths of States, Divisions on study tour of Nay Pyi Taw; Sony and Inax open salesrooms in Taunggyi; Kayah State and Ayeyawady Division national race delegates to NC, Thandaung Township Special Region Peaceful Assoc, Northern Thandaung Special Region Peace Group, Wunthanu NLD (Union of Myanmar), Union of Myanmar League for National Politics issue announcements [on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's 8 November statement]; Necessary assistance provided to personnel who participated in regional development; Minister calls for seeking ways to explore more oil; Purchase of spare parts for Thakayta Gas Turbine inked; Health Minister visits hospitals in Mandalay, Magway Divs; UMFCCI offers Kathina robes; 2,728 jade lots sold at Mid-year MGE; Representatives to USDA AGM visit Nay Pyi Taw; Legal affairs paper reading session organized; Myanmar delegation, Myanmar Tatmadaw shooting team arrive back... "PERSPECTIVES": "Transport facilities improve national people’s living conditions".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 22 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 October 2007
Date of publication: 23 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than enjoys Maha Doat Drama Marionette Contest; North-West Command clinches title seeing off Eastern Command 2-1; Commander attends harvesting of first paddy, cultivation of second paddy in Hlinethaya Township; Annual general meeting of Ayeyawady Division USDA held; Myanmar to participate in Invitational U-21 Football Tournament in Vietnam; People of Bago, Sagaing and Magway Divisions denounce recent protests; Commander watches violin, Donmin contests; Troupe representing Sagaing Division takes part in Suvannasama Drama Contest; Organizing Kwatseik, play contests discussed; Myanmar delegation leaves to attend film festival in China; Mid-year Gem Emporium slated for Nov 14-26; 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions continue; USDA CEC member provides cash assistance to artistes from Bago Division... "PERSPECTIVES: "Towards extended cultivation of beans and pulses"... ARTICLES: "Erroneous views on Myanmar affairs" - The following is a translation of the article by Mr. Yoichi YAMAGUCHI, who served as Japanese Ambassador to Myanmar for three years, featured in Shukan Shincho Weekly Journal in Japan on 11 October: " I would like to ask the international community a question. Isn’t it a task that the international community should undertake as the very first step to stop tarnishing the image of Myanmar by making Daw Aung San Suu Kyi a leading actress and the government a villain?.."; "The change of scene in rural areas" by U Than Tun (Shwebo).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 23 September 2007
Date of publication: 23 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Saudi Arabia; Nay Pyi Taw Traffic Rules Enforcement Supervisory Committee meets; Information Minister receives guests; Foreign Minister sends message of felicitations to Saudi Arabia; Myanmar delegation leaves for PRC; Spotlight put on traffic safety; Banking services coordinated; Prevention against bank erosion along Panhlaing River in Nyaungdon supervised; Flash flood on some streets in Yangon; Minister Brig-Gen Kyaw Hsan attends prize-presentation ceremony for offspring of movie actors, technicians; 19th National Para Sports Competitions opened; Blood and medicines donated; School (branch) opened in Kyethamyar Village Pale Tsp; Mandalay District marks completion of paddy transplanting; NLD leaders incompetent, seeking political gain - 49 members of Sagaing Township NLD quit; Progress in all-round renovation of Hsutaungpyae Pagoda inspected in Kyaikmaraw; New Rainfall Records... "PERSPECTIVES: "Towards development of Myanma tourism industry"...ARTICLES: "Shaping a better future with the strength of new generation" BY Aung Ye Lin; SLOGANS: True patriotism - * It is very important for everyone of the nation regardless of the place he lives to have strong Union Spirit. * Only Union Spirit is the true patriotism all the nationalities will have to safeguard.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070923.pdf
Date of entry/update: 23 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 April 2007
Date of publication: 24 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 August 2007
Date of publication: 24 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Ukrainian President; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Ukraine; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein to pay goodwill visit to Sri Lanka; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win inspects agricultural, construction tasks in Mongyai, Lashio; Yangon North District organizes Performing Arts Competitions; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Ukraine; Electric Power No 2 Minister meets Chinese guests; Yangon Division WAO holds educative talks; Water supply and development tasks supervised in Kyaukse; Seminar on earthquake warning system organized; NLD’s acts are disagreeable - No confidence in NLD party and leaders - 43 members of Labutta Township NLD quit; A&I Minister receives Thai delegation; Mon State PDC Chairman’s Shield Men’s and Women’s Sepak Takraw Tournament concludes; Prizes presented to outstanding students of Rail Transportation Ministry; Traffic Rules Enforcement Supervisory Committee holds 125th meeting; Ministry of Sports stands third in 1st Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Football Tournament; UMEHL organizes 23rd Gems and Jade Sales... NATIONAL CONVENTION: Nay Pyi Taw, the Capital of the Union, is designated as Union territory placed under direct administration of the President of the Union [The following is the clarification of Chairman of the National Convention Convening Work Committe Chief Justice U Aung Toe yesterday on matters regarding the amendments, the additions and the repeals out of the fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that have been adopted by the National Convention.]... "PERSPECTIVES": "Produce more farm machinery to boost agricultural production".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070824.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 December, 2007
Date of publication: 24 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Literati to lead people applying modern arts, new thoughts, theories, ideas - Secretary-1 presents National Literary Life Time Achievement Award, National Literary Award and Sarpay Beikman Manuscript Award to winners; 60th Tipitakadhara Tipitaka Kovida Selection Examination commences; Myanmar Engineering Society holds AGM; Myanmar Dental Association conference 23-26 Jan; Development of Kayin State inspected; Minister for Information Brig-Gen Kyaw Hsan hosts dinner in honour of Literary Award winners and Scrutiny Committee members; Second Inter-School Cricket Challenge Shield concludes; YMCA holds X’ mas service plus dinner; KNU terrorist insurgents perpetrate series of atrocities receiving cash assistance from external elements - People urged to exercise constant vigilance against destructive acts, come forward with timely information; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends opening ceremony of library, accepts cash donations... "PERSPECTIVES": "Guard against outside instigation through high intellect".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 February 2007
Date of publication: 24 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 January 2007
Date of publication: 24 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 July 2007
Date of publication: 24 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070724.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 June 2007
Date of publication: 24 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 March 2007
Date of publication: 24 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 May 2007
Date of publication: 24 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.8 MB0
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 November 2007
Date of publication: 24 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe welcomes back Prime Minister General Thein Sein [from the 13th ASEAN summit in Singapore]; Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends 13th ASEAN Summit - Charter an important foundation for future of ASEAN; Prime Minister General Thein Sein arrives Singapore; Prime Minister General Thein Sein meets Singaporean Prime Minister, Chinese Premier, Indonesian President, the Philippines President; Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends Working Dinner of Heads of State/Government of ASEAN countries; MYANMAR GAZETTE; A&I Minister participates in FAO Conference; Notification on prevention against bird flu; SSNPLO, SSA Brigade 758, MTA Matkyan Region Group, Narai Region DNLG, SSNA (break away) Wanyein Family Group and SSNA (break away) Mongyun Group issue announcements [on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's 8 November statement]; PBANRDA Ministry offers Communal Kathina robes; Mathoe Thingan Weaving Contest opened at Shwephonepwint Pagoda; Shwekyar Thingan Weaving Contest held at Botahtaung Pagoda; Mid-year Myanma Gems Emporium 2007 continues; Action Plan of Crops Substitution and Alternative Development signed... "PERSPECTIVES": "Perform meritorious deeds on Samañña Phala Day"...ARTICLE: "Duty of all who love motherland Myanmar" by Kyaw Min Aye.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 23 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 October 2007
Date of publication: 24 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Kyaw Win enjoys play contest of 15th cultural performing arts competitions; 14th cash donation ceremony for rural water supply; Worldwide Candle Light Vigil on the Right to Food held on grand scale; 2nd Policy Consultation Meeting between Myanmar, the Philippines held; Course No 3 of Technical Training School opens in Mongla; 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions continue for sixth day; Gifts for No 2 Defence Services Obstetric & Gynecological and Children's Hospital in Nay Pyi Taw; Myanmar delegation attends 34th UNESCO General Assembly; People of Magway Division, Shan State (South) and Bago Division denounce recent protests; "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost production of quality items for industrial development"... ARTICLE: "May Buddha Sasana be flourishing and perpetual -1" by Po Ye Chan.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 24 September 2007
Date of publication: 24 September 2007
Description/subject: Secretary-1 attends dinner hosted in honour of victorious Myanmar Women's Football Team; Government striving for improvement of Myanmar sport standards as a national duty with the aim of showing Myanmar's high dignity and sport standards through victories in international sport events; Minister for Education tours universities in Yangon; No wish to stand as members of NLD - 54 NLD members quit Sagaing, Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana Townships; Horizon League Basketball Tournament continues; "Expedite construction of district to district roads" ["Perspectives"]; "Myanmar's communication sector making dramatic progress" [article by Kyaw Swa Nge]; OUR LAND, OUR CUP; Minister inspects locomotives, Setsan Warehouse;
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070924.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 April 2007
Date of publication: 25 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 August 2007
Date of publication: 25 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State Peace and Development Council Chairman Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Bangladeshi Ambassador; Contingency Planning Meeting for Disaster Management commences; Lt-Gen Kyaw Win inspects hydro power project, honour outstanding farmers in Lashio - Local farmers to take opportunities to extend cultivation on vacant and virgin lands - Shan State has exceeded its cultivation target of paddy and edible oil crops; Ceremony of 5th AFPIC Council & 2nd Conference Meeting held; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein watches final match of 1st Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Football Tournament; So-called ‘88’ generation student group agitating to undermine stability and security of the State - Agitators including Min Ko Naing being interrogated Attempting to disrupt National Convention, committing terrorist acts - Agitators including Min Ko Naing being interrogated - Action to be taken against them in accord with law; Some NLD members involved in acts of harming peace and stability of State - People comment that a political party responsible to control its members... NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention Convening Management Committee meets... "PERSPECTIVES": "Grow more high yield strains of tea"...ARTICLE: "Fruitful result depends on fairness on both sides" by Kyaw Min Lu (Shwe Pyi Tha).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.0MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070825.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 December, 2007
Date of publication: 25 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tha Aye inspects construction of MTU; .Commander, Minister attend opening of paddy husk-cum-diesel-fired power plant; Sale of Ultrolube engine oil promoted; Eastern Command Commander meets secretaries of the state/district/township USDAs; No interest in political activities - Four resign from Palaw and Dawbon Township NLDs; 13th graduation of State Pariyatti Sasana University (Yangon, Mandalay) held; Commander inspects road works in Myitkyina; Mongphyat-Mongkhok, Mongphyat- Mongyawng and Panle-Bushi- Tachilek roads inspected; Yogi Phwa Ein Pyae celebrates 103rd birthday; First Inter-ministry men’s Volleyball Tournament continues; Industry-1 Minister inspects Brick Factory Project; Ceremony to provide health care, donate offertories to nuns held; Vietnamese delegation calls on Foreign Minister; 95-mile Katha-Bhamo Railroad under construction... "PERSPECTIVES": "Safeguard cultural heritage and national character with national outlook".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 February 2007
Date of publication: 25 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 January 2007
Date of publication: 25 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 July 2007
Date of publication: 25 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070725.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 June 2007
Date of publication: 25 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 May 2007
Date of publication: 25 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 November, 2007
Date of publication: 25 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein participates in discussions in 11th ASEAN+3 Summit, 11th ASEAN+China Summit - ASEAN seeks means to narrow development gap among members; Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends 11th ASEAN-Japan Summit, 11th ASEAN-ROK Summit, 6th ASEAN-India Summit; Prime Minister General Thein Sein meets Indian Prime Minister; Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends dinner hosted by Singaporean Prime Minister; Mathoe Thingan offered at pagodas on Fullmoon Day; Hole-in-one; Robe weaving competition at Shwephonepwint Pagoda; 3,268 jade lots sold in eight days; Yangon-Mandalay Railroad, life-blood of nation’s rail transportation sector - Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Myohaung dual track section on Yangon-Mandalay Railroad inaugurated; National Race Delegates of Chin, Rakhine, Mon States and Taninthayi Div to National Convention, Modern Scientific Political Economy Study Group and Mongkaung Special Force issue announcements [on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's 8 November statement]; ‘Soon’ offered to monks of State Pariyatti Sasana University; Jewellery donated to Seinda Muni Pagoda in NyaungU; Korean Ambassador’s Cup Taekwondo; MIBC holds Dipavali Day 2007; Sports gear presented to MCF... "PERSPECTIVES": "Adoption of ASEAN Charter fosters unity and cooperation of members".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (1MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 October 2007
Date of publication: 25 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Kazakhstan President; "Resources are already stretched to the limit - This is not about national security only, but about collective security in a fragile and increasingly interdependent world. NAY PYI TAW, 24 Oct- The following is the message from Senior General Than Shwe..."; British ambassador calls on Information Minister; Foreign Minister felicitates Kazakhstan counterpart; Myanmar to participate in 4th China-ASEAN trade fair; Electric Power No-1 Minister receives Chinese guests; Minister supplicates on religious affairs to State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee Sayadaws - A group of unscrupulous destructive elements tried to taint noble clear waters of Sasana; With big powers playing out rivalry in the global forum, United Nations should not be marginalized, should instead be allowed to actively perform the roles that its founding fathers have prescribed - Lt-Gen Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo attends ceremony to mark 62nd Anniversary of United Nations Day; Prime Minister Lt-Gen Thein Sein sends felicitations to Kazakhstan; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than enjoys Maha Doat Drama Marionette Contest; Troupe from Mandalay Division participates in play contest; 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions continue; People of Bago and Magway Divisions, Shan State (South) condemn recent protests... OFFICIAL APPOINTMENTS: Assignment of duty as Prime Minister: The State Peace and Development Council has appointed and assigned duties to Lt-Gen Thein Sein as Prime Minister with effect from today; Assignment of duty as Secretary-1 of State Peace and Development Council: The State Peace and Development Council has appointed and assigned duties to Lt-Gen Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo as Secretary-1 of the State Peace and Development Council with effect from today; Appointment of Minister: The State Peace and Development Council has appointed and assigned duties to U Aung Kyi as Minister for Labour with effect from today; Appointment of Deputy Ministers: The State Peace and Development Council has appointed and assigned duties to the following persons as deputy ministers with effect from today. (1) Maj-Gen Thein Htay Ministry of Defence (2) Maj-Gen Kyaw Swa Khaing Ministry of Industry-2 (3) Maj-Gen Thein Tun Ministry of Communications, Posts and Telegraphs... "PERSPECTIVES": "Exert collective endeavours for perpetuation of the Union"...ARTICLE: "May Buddha Sasana be flourishing and perpetual - 2" by Po Ye Chan. [N.B. there are four and a half pages in this issue devoted to Buddhism and the Sangha]
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 25 September 2007
Date of publication: 25 September 2007
Description/subject: State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee has duty to reinforce and observe basic principles and rules and regulations and implement religious matters - The directives state all the rules and regulations for the monks prohibiting them from participating in secular affairs;Sayadaws of monasteries are requested to give ovada to their disciples to stay away from forming, joining or supporting any illegal Sangha organization; Text of Directives 93 85, 81 and 65 [relating to the Sangha]; Minister welcomes Indian Oil and Gas Minister; AKADEMIE In-Country Course On Reporting for Radio opened; Medical students visit MMCWA; Two severely injured in mine blasts in Kyaukkyi, Htantabin; Internal and external destructionists do not even spare the religion if it is in their interest; Myanmar is a true Theravada Buddhist country and it is famous for keeping the teachings of the Buddha by members of the Sangha and disciples; All members of the Sangha to strictly follow directives articulated in Directive Nos 81, 83, 85 and 65, not to commit any activities that are not related to Gantha Dhura and Vipassana Dhura - Magway Sayadaw gives Ovada to members of the Sangha; Letter of complaint from Sayadaw Abhidhaja Maha Rattha Guru Abhidhaja Agga Maha Saddhamma Jotika Agga Maha Pandita Bhaddanta Jotipala of Kyakhatwaing Monastery in Bago to Chairman of Bago Division Peace and Development Council Commander of Southern Command about damage of some buildings in Kyakhatwaing Monastery due to destruction of protesters comprising about 350 monks and 50 members of National League for Democracy Party - NLD; Tasks of Myanmar Info-tech inspected; Progress of Bago River Bridge (Kawa), Sittoung Bridge (Moppalin) inspected; OWC holds ceremony to donate medicines and cash;Root cause of problems is perpetration of internal and external destructionists, who are jealous of national development and stability - Some global powers in collusion with group of destructioninsts from inside the nation inciting disturbances; Failure to observe or obey any stipulations, rules and regulations and the Dhamma order to be met with action; "Bring honour to motherland through sports" ["Perspectives"];
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070925.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 April 2007
Date of publication: 26 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 August 2007
Date of publication: 26 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Kyaw Win supervises development tasks in Momeik, Mabein - Momeik, granary of Shan State (North), to extend cultivation of crops; Sanitation tasks in Kyauktada, Botahtaung, Mayangon Tsps supervised; PBANRDA Deputy Minister inspects undertakings of Sagaing and Myinmu DACs; Asia Light Super Market open in Nay Pyi Taw; Manuscripts invited to Shwe Naychi Magazine; Myanmar Academy of Medical Science to organize Mid-Year AGM; Lt-Gen Myint Hlaing looks into Hsinshweli paddy fields in Meiktila Station; Electric Power No 2 Minister inspects power system supervisory task; Ayeyawady Division Inter-Township Sepak Takraw Tournament concludes; BSC, MBA hold 92nd meeting; Innocent villager in Bokpyin Township killed by mine blast; Performing Arts Competitions of Yangon Division organized at basic education level; Myanmar Traditional Boxing Golden Belt Championships commence; Vice-Mayor visits tax-free markets; Four members resign from Pathein, Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana NLDs; Commander attends concluding of Auxiliary Mid-wifery Course; Daewoo showroom opens; Commander attends concluding of monsoon paddy cultivation, releasing of fish, broadcasting of fertilizers and weeding; 23rd Gems and Jade sales 2007 conclude; Flood Bulletin; 39TH MERDEKA TOURNAMENT: Yan Paing’s single goal sends Defending Champion Myanmar into semifinal... "PERSPECTIVES": "For further development of IT technology".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070826.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 December, 2007
Date of publication: 26 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tha Aye on inspection tour of Kayin State; Shwenyaung-Nyaungshwe road section renovated; Mayor inspects drainage system in Thingangyun Township; Health Deputy Minister attends meeting of UN AIDS Control Programme Coordinating Board; Hospital for the Sangha gets new building; Ministry of Industry-1 launches special sales; Thamainbayan Road in Mudon commissioned into service; Yangon Mayor opens Phyo Cetena Free Clinic; CPT Deputy Minister receives Deputy Foreign Minister of Vietnam; Deputy Attorney-General visits new office in South Okkalapa; Bronze Buddha Image consecrated in Minbya; Residents in Pyapon District urged to maintain libraries; Respect paying ceremony of Botahtaung BEHS-4; Commander, Minister take part in December mass walk; Commander attends Buddha Pujaniya of Arahan Pagoda in Ela... "PERSPECTIVES": "Promote Myanmar tourism industry".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.4MB
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 February 2007
Date of publication: 26 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 January 2007
Date of publication: 26 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 July 2007
Date of publication: 26 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.6MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070726.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 June 2007
Date of publication: 26 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 March 2007
Date of publication: 26 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 May 2007
Date of publication: 26 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 24 March 2008


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 November 2007
Date of publication: 26 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein to pay official visit to Cambodia; Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends 3rd East Asian Summit; Prime Minister General Thein Sein attends dinner hosted by Singaporean President and wife; Prime Minister General Thein Sein calls on Japanese Prime Minister; Prime Minister arrives back from Singapore; Prime Minister General Thein Sein meets staff of Myanmar Embassy in Singapore; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends Shwekyar Thingan Weaving Contest; Religious objects enshrined into Maha Bodi Pagoda; First round of Tatmadaw Football Tournament continues; K 6.5m stolen at department store; Fire broke out in Chaungzon Township; Fire broke out at gas nozzle factory; ‘88’ Generation Students (The Union of Myanmar), National Convention Supporting and Constitution Hailing Force, Political Economy Study New Generation Student Group, National Political Youth NLD (Myanmar) issue announcements [on Daw Aung Suu Kyi's 8 November statement]; 3,330 jade lots sold in nine days; Pyuchaung, Kunchaung Projects inspected; Mamee selects lucky ones; Images of the Day; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends opening of main building at University of Pharmacy (Yangon)... "PERSPECTIVES": "Enhance ASEAN+3 cooperation to establish East Asian Community"...ARTICLE: "Yangon-Mandalay dual railroad" by Ngar Min Swe.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 October 2007
Date of publication: 26 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Austrian President; Prime Minister Lt-Gen Thein Sein sends felicitations to Austria; Sitha Supporting Dam inaugurated in PyinOoLwin Township - One million gallons of water scheduled to supply Yadanabon Myothit daily; Minister for Relations meets with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi; Thadingyut lights festival held at Shwedagon Pagoda; Tourist Maps of Myanmar (TMM-19) in circulation; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Austria; No 3/2007 Course of Technical Training School opens in Laukkai Tsp; People of Bago and Sagaing Divisions, Shan State march in processions to denounce recent protests; 8th Day programmes of 15th Performing Arts Competitions organized; Commander enjoys play contest of 15th Cultural Performing Arts Competitions; Mass rallies to support and welcome National Convention and Constitution held in Yangon North District... "PERSPECTIVES": "Recite and listen to Abhidhamma on Full Moon Day of Thadingyut"...ARTICLE: "May Buddha Sasana be flourishing and perpetual - 3" by Po Ye Chan.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 25 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 26 September 2007
Date of publication: 26 September 2007
Description/subject: Protest walk not the work of Sangha. When there was no response from Kyakhatwaing Monastery, NLD protesters shouted rude and rough words; MOGE, Indian oil company sign production sharing contracts; Officials urged to boost production of quality goods; Myanmar delegation back from Vietnam; Forestry Minister inspects factories in Kyaukse, Mandalay, Kandawgyi Garden in PyinOoLwin; Workshop on conservation of environment on sea and coastal region and development held; MAWFA donates cash to Children's Hospital and Workers' Hospital; Defence Services (Army, Navy and Air) Football Tournament continues; Myanmar delegation attends coordination meeting on aid for trade; 7th Myanma Chin Lone Federation President's Cup begins; Paper-reading session on 29 Sept; Sub-inspector course concluded.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.6MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070926.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 April 2007
Date of publication: 27 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 August 2007
Date of publication: 27 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Kyaw Win inspects laying of gravel along Mogok-Monglon-Kyaukme road; International Institute of Abhidhamma opens; Former university athletes pay respects to old faculty members; MANA organizes glove puppet show; NLD in collusion with internal and external destructive elements attempting to undermine national interest - 12 members of Labutta Township NLD resign; Information Minister meets MPPA members - It is a great honour for MPPA that is participating in social welfare and nation-building tasks; Myanmar Team leaves for China to participate in World Wushu Championship Qualifier; New building of National Prosperity Public Company Limited opened; Work under way for supply of power to Pantapwinttaung; L&F Minister receives guests; 4th Myanmar Traditional Boxing Golden Belt Champion continues; Wellwishers and families of Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) present provisons to monasteries in South Okkalapa, Hline Townships; Victory hoisted Myanmar in Mekong Delta Region Football Tournament; Myanmar hammers Laos 2-0 in ASEAN U-17 Youth Football Tournament; Weather forecast for (27-8-2007)... NATIONAL CONVENTION: NC delegates visit Pagodas, attend service at church... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend cultivation of Hsinshweli paddy"...ARTICLES: "It is time they rose up from whirl of confrontation" by Ko Ke : "...We, the people, have put the 1990 election in the history for long. The so-called NLD representatives-elect, however, continue to cling to it. When I think of them I remember a fable about a foolish crow clinging on a carcass of an elephant floating at sea thinking that it could depend on it for its food for long. They are too much attached to the 1990 elections..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070827.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 December, 2007
Date of publication: 27 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tha Aye honours outstanding students, teachers of Kayin State; Commander attends summer paddy cultivation in Hlegu Township; Golden Trophy Golf Tourney at Tatmadaw Golf Course; Defence Services Commander-in-Chief’s Shield Hockey Tournament opened; Vocational Training Schools for Women inspected in Magway Div; Talks on Fundamentals of International Trade Finance and Letter of Credit on 29 Dec; Entrepreneurs of Mawlamyine Industrial Zone urged to give priority to manufacturing of agricultural machinery; Commander, minister meet with Thandwe district/township USDA members; Sports Ministry marks 11th founding anniversary; Progress of livestock breeding tasks supervised in Mandalay Division, Shan State (North); USDA membership applications submitted in Ottwin Tsp; Labour Minister meets with officials of Mon, Kayin States; CEC member accepts USDA membership applications at Hlinethaya Industrial Zone; Rural water supply tasks inspected; Minister on inspection tour of Khabaung Hydropower Project... "PERSPECTIVES": "Grow more quality coffee for greater profits".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 February 2007
Date of publication: 27 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.8 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 January 2007
Date of publication: 27 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 July 2007
Date of publication: 27 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070727.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 June 2007
Date of publication: 27 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 March 2007
Date of publication: 27 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.4 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 May 2007
Date of publication: 27 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 November, 2007
Date of publication: 27 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye and wife attend Taunggyi Tazaungdine Festival, traditional hot-air balloons releasing ceremony; Ceremony to mark Depavali festival held; Horizon League Basketball Tournament goes on; Civil Appeal cases heard; Newly built monastery consecrated, Kathina robes offered; First Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Men’s Volleyball Tournament 2007 commences; 10th ceremony to present donation organized; K-6.5-million thief arrested; Kathina robes donated to monks; Vinaya examination at Kyakhatwaing; Nay Pyi Taw Command Commander’s Shield Volleyball Tournament opened; Donations for MWJA; Prize presenting ceremony of 38th Defence Services C-in-C’s Shield Track and Field Tournament 2007 held; Minister honours jade lots highest bidder; Forestry Minister inspects standardization of logs to be sold; MMA to meet on 1 Dec; Images of the Day; Mid-year Empo sells 3618 gem, jade, pearl lots... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for integration of East Asian countries".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 October 2007
Date of publication: 27 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe Four political objectives congratulates Mr Hu Jintao; Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Turkmenistan President; Prime Minister Lt-Gen Thein Sein sends felicitations to Turkmenistan; Abhidhamma Day ceremonies held at famous pagodas, stupas in Yangon; Htidaw (Umbrella) hoisted atop pagoda in Pantapwint Taung Region; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Turkmenistan; Sports gear presented to Central Command Hockey Team; Myanmar delegation to attend China- ASEAN Trade Fairs; Mass rallies to support and welcome National Convention and Constitution organized in five townships of Yangon South District; Performing Arts Competitions Work Committee meets; People of Rakhine State, Shan State (East), Mon State, Magway Division, Yangon Division march in procession to denounce recent protests; Lt-Gen Ye Myint attends donation ceremony for U Pwa Hsutaungpyae Pagoda, Dekkhinayama Phayagyi Monastery in Chanmyathazi Township; Myanmar Human Rights Committee holds coord meeting No 1/2007; 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions continue for 9th day; Energy Minister receives counterpart of Republic of Kalmykia; Journalists of ASEAN nations tour downtown Yangon... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work together under UN coordination to overcome global challenges"...ARTICLES: "The Significant and Noble Day of Abhidhamma (The Fullmoon Day of Thadingyut, Mahapavarana Day)" by Ba Sein (Religious Affairs); "Suvannasama Drama Contest " by Dr Khin Maung Nyunt.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 26 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 27 September 2007
Date of publication: 27 September 2007
Description/subject: Full Moon Day of Tawthalin observed; Commander, Minister attend meeting on all-round development tasks and community peace and tranquillity; World Maritime Day-2007 marked; 19th Golf Tournament for disabled on 29 Sept; Agreement on implementing radial tyre manufacturing factory project signed; Thephyu sub-power station, factories in Thagara Industrial Zone supervised; Drilling launched in joint-venture block in Gangaw; Defence Services (Army, Navy and Air) Football Tournament continues; Protesters throw stones at members of security forces and use catapults - Two senior police, six others wounded One protester killed, three wounded; "Computers as effective teaching aids" ["Perspectives"]; Tsunami, Mattel and skyful of lies" [article by U Swe (Bahan)];
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070927.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 April 2007
Date of publication: 28 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 August 2007
Date of publication: 28 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sees off Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife Daw Khin Khin Win on their departure for Sri Lanka; Senior General Than Shwe receives Thai Army Chief; Dagon Myothit (South) Township MCWA organizes membership applications presentation ceremony; Textbooks donated to monastic education schools in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana; Take no interest in NLD’s acts - No intention to stand as NLD member - One resigns from Yamethin Township NLD; Myanmar ease through 3-1 victory over Zimbabwe; Indian artistes perform songs, dances to mark 60th Anniversary Independence Day; Directors-General of MRTV, IPRD receive Thai delegation; F & R Minister receives Deputy Division Chief of IMF and WB delegation; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye welcomes Chairman of Council of National Security of Thailand and Commander-in-Chief of Royal Thai Army and party... NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues - Fundamental Principles and Detailed Basic Principles adopted by NC read out; Myanmar Naing-Ngan is a sovereign, independent nation ['State Fundamental Principles']; Nay Pyi Taw, that is the Capital of the Union, is designated as Union territory placed under direct administration of the President of the Union [Detailed Basic Principles of ‘The State Structure’ and ‘The Head of State’]... "PERSPECTIVES": "Towards development of Myanma tourism industry...ARTICLE: "Today’s world and the problem of fuel prices" by Kyaw Swar Myo Htet;
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.1MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070828.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 December, 2007
Date of publication: 28 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Maj-Gen Tha Aye donates provisions to members of the Sangha from monasteries in Mawlamyine; Commander meets departmental staff to discharge duty in Cocogyun Tsp; Yadana gas field under repair; Ambassador U Min Thein presents credentials to President of Belarus; MRTV’s artistes leave for China; Korean Traditional Drum Performance on 29 Dec; Kyauktalone Kyaungsu monastery consecrated, rural health centre opened, books donated to rural library; Distribution of electricity, maintenance of generators supervised; Talks on literature given to rural people; Ministry of Home Affairs stands third in Nay Pyi Taw Inter-Ministry Volleyball Tournament; Yangon Mayor calls for beautifying Inya Lake; MWAF donates rice, edible oil to WVTS; SIP course No (60/2006) concludes; USDA CEC member accepts membership applications; ACC official arrives; Poultry farming and Bio-Safety Course conducted; Health Minister visits Yangon General Hospital, Central Women’s Hospital... "PERSPECTIVES": "Accelerate preventive measures against fire"...ARTICLE: The Jade Buddha Image in Shwedagon Pagoda’s Precinct" by Dr Khin Maung Nyunt.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 february 2007
Date of publication: 28 February 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 January 2007
Date of publication: 28 January 2007
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: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 July 2007
Date of publication: 28 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070728.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 June 2007
Date of publication: 28 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 March 2007
Date of publication: 28 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB0
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 May 2007
Date of publication: 28 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 November, 2007
Date of publication: 28 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Tazaungdine Lights Festival held in Nay Pyi Taw; Roads upgraded in Pantanaw, Nyaungdon Tsps; Electric Power No 2 Minister inspects transformers in MEPE compound, Thakayta natural gas-fired power station; Cash awarded to winner artists in Yangon Div; Appointment of [Swedish] ambassador agreed on; Western Command Commander inspects agricultural undertakings; Commander inspects regional development tasks; Minister looks into Auto Manufacturing Factories; DAD official inspects road gravelling; Myanmar starts with gold in SEA Games; Matho Thingan offered to Maha Muni Image; Biography of doyen literati available; 3,413 jade lots sold at Mid-year MGE; Inter-Ministry Men’s Volleyball Tournament continues; Preparatory tasks for organizing ICT Exhibition inspected; Intranet System Course concludes; IT Caravan 2007 opens in Taunggyi; Minister inspects upgrading of Yangon-Pathein Road; Free eye treatment given at Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana Hospital; Communication stations in Bago Division (West) inspected; Fire-fighting processes demonstrated; Computer, accessories for PyinOoLwin Hospital; Images of the Day; Upgrading of Myaungdagar (Hmawby) Main Power Station in progress... "PERSPECTIVES": "Yangon-Mandalay Dual Railroad improves transport sector".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 27 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 October 2007
Date of publication: 28 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Czech Republic; Prime Minister Lt-Gen Thein Sein felicitates Czech counterpart; Dagon Bridge inaugurated in Dagon Myothit Seikkan Township; Distinguish between right and wrong, stay away from destructive acts, actively take part in nation-building endeavours; Information Minister receives journalists from nine ASEAN countries; Myanmar rice millers to ink MoU with Chinese rice mill producing companies; Foreign Minister felicitates Czech counterpart; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo and wife enjoy Maha Doat Drama for Marionette Contest; People attend mass rallies to support National Convention and welcome forthcoming Constitution in Yangon North District; Drama Contest continues for fourth day; People of Magway, Ayeyawady Divisions and Kachin State condemn recent protests; "PERSPECTIVES": "Boost food production to wipe out global hunger"...ARTICLE: "Marlenattaung Multi-purpose Dam in Mandalay Division" by Pwinttamar (Anya Region).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.9MB)
Date of entry/update: 28 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 28 September 2007
Date of publication: 28 September 2007
Description/subject: Foreign Minister U Nyan Win attends Myanmar-Cuba 2nd Ministerial Meeting of Joint Commission for Bilateral Cooperation; MYANMAR GAZETTE; Train timetable changed; Minister supervises health care services in Mon and Kayin States; NLD member organizes abbot monk of Ashekyaung Pariyatti Sarthintaik monastery in Mohnyin, Kachin State to take part in protest - He has to leave as abbot monk and members of Sangha do not accept his persuasion; About 50-strong mob attempts to attack residence of Bahan Township USDA executive; Four called in for questioning regarding protests; NLD hiring people on daily payment to cheat as if the people are taking part in protests and increase number of protesters - Interviews being held in townships to create and distribute false news reports; Demonstrators stone security forces, use catapults; Security members fire warning shots as protesters turning blind eye to repeated requests; 31 security members wounded, nine unidentified male protesters killed, 11 others including a woman wounded; "Ongoing hydropower projects to be completed on schedule" ["Perspectives"]; "Rights and wrongs of today’s political arena of Myanmar - I" [article by Kyaw Min Lu (Shwepyitha)].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.1MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070928.pdf
Date of entry/update: 02 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 April 2007
Date of publication: 29 April 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 08 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 August 2007
Date of publication: 29 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Vice-Senior General Maung Aye sees off Commander-in-Chief of Royal Thai Army on departure for Yangon; Myanma Tatmadaw Track and Field team stands fourth in Singapore Army Half Marathon 2007; FM accepts appointment of Consul-General [of the PRC]; CPT Minister visits exchange offices in townships; Citizenship scrutiny cards presented in South Okkalapa Township; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye receives Thai Army Chief; Vice-Senior General Maung Aye hosts dinner in honour of Thai Army Chief and party; Thai goodwill delegation visits Shwedagon Pagoda; Officials urged to make efforts for sufficient power supply to Yangon; CPT Minister participates of the ministry. — MNA in 7th TELMIN; 16 resign from Mawlamyinegyun Township NLD... NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues - Fundamental Principles and Detailed Basic Principles laid down by NC read out; Legislative powers of the State are distributed among Pyidaungsu Hluttaw, region hluttaws and state hluttaws [detailed basic principles of the ‘Formation of Legislature’ in the Chapter ‘Legislature’]; Region or State Hluttaw representatives shall elect one okkahta and one deputy okkahta from amongst Region or State Hluttaw representatives [Detailed Basic Principles of ‘Formation of Legislature and Sharing of Legislative Power’ in the Chapter ‘Legislature’]; The financial Commission, if need be, may seek advice from financial experts [detailed basic principles regarding the formation of financial commission and duties and priviledges in the chapter ‘legislature’ and basic principles regarding the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw in the section of legislation of Hluttaws at different levels]; National Convention Convening Work Committee holds coord meeting... "PERSPECTIVES": "Towards extended establishment of forest plantations"...ARTICLE: "Power of genuine patriotism safeguards the Union" by Tekkatho Myat Thu;
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070829.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 December, 2007
Date of publication: 29 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of congratulations to President of Republic of Uzbekistan; Countries in Orient moving away from foreign dependence in the pharmaceuticals sector - Oriental indigenous drugs becoming well-known for having few side effects and for their effectiveness - Country needs to depend more on domestically produced pharmaceuticals for effective treatment; Inter-State/Division Judo Tournament kicks off; Second Consultative Group Meeting on Non-Traditioinal (sic) Security Issues Between Myanmar and India; Senior General Than Shwe attends graduation dinner of 9th Intake of DSMA; Maj-Gen Tha Aye inspects agriculture and development tasks in Thanbyuzayat, Mudon Townships; Traditional Manau Festival on 5-11 January; Golden Jubilee celebration, respects paying ceremony organized at Nay Pyi Taw Tatkon BEHS No 1; Warning on prevention of bird flu issued; Education Ministry and UNICEF meet; Senior General Than Shwe addresses Graduation Parade of 9th Intake of DSMA... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for elimination of Tuberculosis"...ARTICLE: Yey Tagun Taung (Waterfall hill) by Dr Khin Maung Nyunt.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 July 2007
Date of publication: 29 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070729.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 June 2007
Date of publication: 29 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 March 2007
Date of publication: 29 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (12 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 May 2007
Date of publication: 29 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 November, 2007
Date of publication: 29 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe’s message to Myanmar Traditional Medicine Practitioners Conference - Public confidence in traditional medicines is growing day by day - All Myanmar traditional medicine practitioners to harmoniously strive for further improving standard of Myanmar traditional medical science, potency of traditional medicines; Secretary-1 hosts dinner in honour of participants of 8th Myanmar Traditional Medicine Practitioners Conference; Government implementing national health plans to uplift the people’s health and fitness that is a blessing not only for an individual but for the nation; Newly-built North Yama Supporting Dam inaugurated in Pale Township; Journalism Course No 1/2007 concludes; Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) Football continues; Inter-Ministry Men’s Volleyball Tournament continues; 33 members of Mingaladon Township NLD quit; UMFCCI opens Korean language course; “Promise of Development” talks; 23rd pearl sales commence; U Wunna Maung Lwin presents Credentials to UN; Toilet equipment presented; Fires break out in Monywa, Chaungzon townships; Cornerstones laid for construction of extended building of Neuro-surgical Department at YGH; Maung Kyu wins gold setting new record... "PERSPECTIVES": "Maintain bridges in long-term interest of people".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.1MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 October 2007
Date of publication: 29 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Turkey; Prime Minister felicitates Turkish counterpart; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects progress in implementation of Yeywa Hydropower Project; Pre-centennial birthday of Agga Maha Saddhamma Jotikadhaja Maha Nayaka Sayadaw Yadanabonkyaw Monastery of Phaungdawthi held; Foreign Minister felicitates Turkish counterpart; Horizon League Basketball continues; Lights offering ceremony held at Tooth Relic Pagoda; 10th day programmes of Performing Arts Competitions continue; Troupe representing Ayeyawady Division performs drama; Journalists of ASEAN nations enjoy Performing Arts Competitions; People of Rakhine State, Shan State (South), Magway and Yangon Divisions denounce recent protests... "PERSPECTIVES": "New Dagon Bridge for socio-economic progress"...ARTICLE: "A handful of saboteurs and the entire people" by Maung Pwint Lin: "...If the Tatmadaw had not taken State responsibilities on 18 September 1988, the demonstrators committing destructive acts would really have confronted with the peace-loving local people. Similarly, the recent protests were like another “88” unrest instigated by internal and external destructive elements and a notorious big country using the expatriates and axe-handles. As agitated by BBC, VOA and RFA, some ignorant people took to the streets but the number was very small. The people of every township are holding mass rallies to express their true desire. All in all, the number of destructionists is very small but the number of the peace-loving people very big...".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.3MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 29 September 2007
Date of publication: 29 September 2007
Description/subject: With concept that ongoing protests harm community peace; Peace-loving people of Taungtha Township stage mass rally;Minister supervises health care services at hospitals; Wellwishers donate cash to athletes with intellectual disabilites; One shot dead, house and cowshed destroyed; Buddha Tooth Relic Pujaniya festival concludes in Paungde; Minister inspects Textile Mill No 1, fulfils requirements; IRD conducts work efficiency course; Donations for International Day of Older Persons; Train service schedules changed; Shwe Naing Ngan Journal in circulation; Two innocent people lose feet in mine blasts; Defence Services (Army, Navy and Air) U-21 Football Tournament continues; "Rights and wrongs of today’s political arena of Myanmar - II [article by KYAW MIN LU (SHWEPYITHA)]: "...The protesters were speeding up the movements gradually, taking advantage of the patience and endurance the government had exerted to ensure national reconsolidation. Applying the methods of the Burma Communist Party (BCP) and Gene Sharp, they launched a variety of campaigns to stage mass demonstrations..."; "Intensify momentum rural development" ["Perspectives"]; "Rights and wrongs of today’s political arena of Myanmar - II [article by Kyaw Min Lu (Shwepyitha)].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 August 2007
Date of publication: 03 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070803.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 December, 2007
Date of publication: 03 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe welcomes back Prime Minister General Thein Sein on his return from Cambodia; Timetable for 2008 Matriculation Examination announced; 3rd Plenary Meeting of 6th 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee concludes; Banking services and financial affairs inspected in Mandalay Div; Lt-Gen Ye Myint looks into river water pumping projects in NyaungU, Myingyan Districts; Seminar on Myanmar-Korea ICT Cooperation organized; Energy Minister meets foreign guests; Manager of SOGO (PVC) Pipe Industry named for Training Programme on International Standardization Advanced Course; Cambodian Prime Minister welcomes Prime Minister General Thein Sein and party; Cambodian Prime Minister hosts dinner in honour of Prime Minister General Thein Sein and delegation members; Myanmar has less democracy experience and therefore it is taking special care in building a democratic nation - PM General Thein Sein meets President of National Assembly of Cambodia; Prime Minister General Thein Sein calls on Cambodian President of Senate; Defence Services Commander-in-Chief’s Shield Football Tournament 2007 continues; Winners of Sarpay Beikman Manuscript Award for 2006 announced; Some Western countries putting pressure on Myanmar without having any sympathy - Cambodia opposes imposition of economic sanctions on Myanmar and attempts to thrust Myanmar affairs into international spotlight; Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo attends opening ceremony of Nay Pyi Taw Golf Course; "PERSPECTIVES": "Realization of 87th Anniversary National Day objectives"...ARTICLE: "Hailing the 87th Anniversary National Day:Build new nation through national education" by Kaytu Nilar.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 July 2007
Date of publication: 03 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 June 2007
Date of publication: 03 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 May 2007
Date of publication: 03 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 November 2007
Date of publication: 03 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: State Peace and Development Council Chairman Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of Japan; People in Chin and Kachin States, Magway Division, Nay Pyi Taw, Mandalay Division denounce recent protests; HK Express Airways launches maiden flight to Yangon; Seven members quit Sagaing Township NLD; Ceremony to clarify true situation in response to statement of UN Country Team held - UN Country Team in Myanmar ignores achievements of education sector, emphasizes on old and outdated data - Such kind of false expression may affect credibility of UN - "...The statement issued by the UN Country Team disregarded the advancement of education sector and only pointed out incorrect figures on education sector. These facts have reflected that some of the UN agencies have been used by some big powers as against the host country..."; Secretary-1 attends dinner, ceremony to present certificates of honour to maestros, panel of judges - National customs and character are to be handed down from generation to generation for the perpetuation of the country and the people; Prizes awarded to winners in 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions; Strengths and weaknesses of 15th performing arts competitions reviewed; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects sales of goods at tax-free markets... "PERSPECTIVES": "Preserve and safeguard national spirit and culture through the might of performing arts"...ARTICLE: "Breeze after the storm" by Po Ni (Kyaukmyaung)..."...It would be a devastating blow to the future of our democratic nation if there were any anarchic acts by forming mobs and personal grudge whenever such disturbances occurred...".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: [pdf (4.5 MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071103.pdf
Date of entry/update: 04 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 3 September 2007
Date of publication: 03 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than supervises agriculture and regional development tasks in Rakhine State; Lt-Gen Myint Swe attends cash and kind donation ceremonies of Tatmadaw (Army, Navy and Air) for monastic education schools in Ahlon, Tamway and Mingala Taungnyunt Townships; Nay Pyi Taw-Chauk railway service launched on 2 September; NPED Minister and party arrive back; MWAF’s Finance Dept offers Waso robes, provisions to monks and nuns; Myanma Insurance offers alms to monks; Electric Power No 2 Minister meets Indian guests; One wounded in insurgent-planted mine blast; 34 members quit Sagaing Township NLD - They lose trust in NLD, interest in its activities; Provisions donated to nine monasteries, one nunnery in Nay Pyi Taw Tatkon Township; Villager loses right foot in mine blast; UMFCCI organizes educative talks; Yangon Division Supervisory Committee for Ensuring Secure and Smooth Transport meets; Commander attends meeting of Nay Pyi Taw Traffic Rules Enforcement Supervisory Committee; Seminar on BioSafety Laboratory; Electric Power No 2 Minister receives Danish guests; Better transport brings about economic progress, higher social standard of people - Kyeeni-Chauk railroad section inaugurated...NATIONAL CONVENTION: The capital of the State is Nay Pyi Taw [contains the text of the Detailed Basic Principles Chapter XI, "Provisions on State of Emergency"]; This Constitution shall come into force throughout the Union after its adoption in a referendum by the assenting votes of more than half of all the people who have the right to vote; NC delegates visit pagodas in Bago and Yangon, St Georges’ Anglican Church... "PERSPECTIVES": "Grow more edible oil crops for self-sufficiency"...ARTICLE: "Min Ko Naing—a kite without a string or danger to the nation-II" by An “88” incident activist.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070903.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 April 2007
Date of publication: 30 April 2007
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: 08 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 August 2007
Date of publication: 30 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe welcomes back Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife Daw Khin Khin Win on their arrival from Sri Lanka; Deputy FM arrives back from Brazil; Deputy Health Minister arrives back from Sri Lanka; NLD ignores nation-building endeavours of government - Seven NLD members lose trust and faith in NLD and party leaders, quit party; Sri Lankan Prime Minister hosts dinner in honour of Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife Daw Khin Khin Win arrive in Colombo on goodwill visit to Sri Lanka; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than supervises rural development tasks in Bago Division (West); Interdepartmental Workshop on Occupational Health: Hazardous Occupation (Lead) organized; Defending Champion Myanmar secures second prize in 39th Merdeka Cup; Lt-Gen Thein Sein, Sri Lankan Prime Minister hold talks - Agriculture, livestock breeding, forest, trade, tourism and air transport sectors are to be promoted and technical cooperation programmes are to be implemented - Any country should not attempt for political gains on pretext of human rights and terrorism... NATIONAL CONVENTION: The term of the Region or State Hluttaw comes into force on the day on which that of the Pyithu Hluttaw comes into force [text of the detailed basic principles regarding Region and State Hluttaw in the chapter ‘Legislature’]; The Executive Head of State is the President of the State [detailed basic principles regarding Formation of Executive in the chapter ‘Executive’]; The first regular session of the Pyithu Hluttaw shall be convened within 90 days after the general election commences [detailed basic principles regarding Pyithu Hluttaw and Amyotha Hluttaw in the chapter ‘Legislature’]... "PERSPECTIVES": "Extend cultivation of rubber"...ARTICLE: "Lest they may be left behind" by Banya Aung.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070830.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 December, 2007
Date of publication: 30 December 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.6MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 January 2007
Date of publication: 30 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 July 2007
Date of publication: 30 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.6MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070730.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 June 2007
Date of publication: 30 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 March 2007
Date of publication: 30 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 May 2007
Date of publication: 30 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 November, 2007
Date of publication: 30 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of congratulations to Pakistan; Winning of international events and emergence of sports internationals victory of whole nation - Secretary-1 meets Myanmar Sports Contingent; Minister receives Singaporean guests; Inter-Ministry Men’s Volleyball Tournament continues; Appointment of [Malaysian] Ambassador agreed on; Myanmar, China sign MoU on science and technological cooperation; Provisions for two monasteries; Myanmar men’s and women’s football teams leave for XXIV SEA Games; Veterinary Science University holds convocation; Talks on Human Capital Management to be held; Eighth Myanmar Traditional Medicine Practitioners Conference and paper reading session held; Special sales of Industry-1 opens; Government of Union of Myanmar Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department Warning about current bird flu outbreak in border areas; KNU terrorists shoot at passenger bus; Sub-committee for holding State Flag Hoisting and Saluting Ceremony to mark 60th Anniversary Independence Day for 2008 meets; Pearl sales in full swing; Minister for Electric Power No 1 receives President of YMEC; Defence Services (Army, Navy and Air) C-in-C’s Shield Football Tournament continues; Fugitive charged; Lt-Gen Ye Myint looks into water supply projects for greening Meiktila Plain... "PERSPECTIVES": "Greater role of Myanmar traditional medicine through standard medicines".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 30 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 October 2007
Date of publication: 30 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint attends 119th Buddha Pujaniya and donates rice to members of Sangha in Mandalay; 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions continue; Minister inspects coffee plantation in PyinOoLwin; Yangon Division USDA donates provisions to shoe factory fire victims; Timber merchants participating in 4th China-ASEAN Trade Fair; Korean Ambassador’s Cup Taekwondo Championship on 24, 25 Nov; Shan State (South) holds work coordination meeting; Fire breaks out in Bahan Tsp; Ancient pagoda reconstructed in Shan State (South); People of Sagaing, Yangon Divisions and Kayin, Kachin States condemn recent protests... "PERSPECTIVES": "Towards healthy living for all"...ARTICLE: "Dagon Bridge that indicates genuine goodwill, huge investments and Myanmar engineers’ skills" (Article and Photos by Thaung Win Bo).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 30 September 2007
Date of publication: 30 September 2007
Description/subject: Entire people and the government except a group of people want to live in peace; UN delegation arriving Myanmar urged to report on true situations and genuine desire of the people after realizing the prevailing conditions; Ceremony to support National Convention and constitution held in Myitkyina; Minister for Information inspects construction of rural libraries in Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana; Middle Management Development Program Course No. 2 concludes; "Provide assistance for better life of older persons" ["Perspectives"]; Rights and wrongs of today’s political arena of Myanmar - III [article by Kyaw Min Lu (Shwepyitha)].
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 04 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 August 2007
Date of publication: 31 August 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to Malaysia; Prime Minister felicitates Malaysian counterpart; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein calls on Sri Lankan President; Friendly relationship between the two countries strengthened (Mr Mahinda Rajapakse) Armed conflicts will be terminated through dialogue among groups (Lt-Gen Thein Sein); Foreign Minister felicitates Malaysian counterpart; MYANMAR GAZETTE; Ywahtaung Diesel Locomotive Shed, Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana-Myohaung Dual tracks Railroad inspected; No interest in NLD’s acts - Two resign from NLD; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein, wife Daw Khin Khin Win pay homage to Buddha’s Tooth Relic; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife pay homage to Presiding Sayadaws of Buddhism; Sri Lankan President hosts luncheon in honour of Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein meets with Myanmar embassy staff in Colombo; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein receives Sri Lankan Foreign Minister; Myanmar delegation visits Anuradhapura cultural site in Sri Lanka; Sector-wise cooperation discussed during Myanmar’s goodwill visit to Sri Lanka; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects tax-free markets in Yangon East District; Energy Minister attends ASEAN Energy Ministers’ Meetings in Singapore; Winner selected to participate in ASEAN Youth Photographer Award; Two killed in insurgent planted mine blasts; Electric Power No 1 Minister receives Chinese guests; Electric Power No 2 Minister receives Korean guests; Evaluation Workshop on 3 Diseases Fund (Bridge Fund) held; Acting Prime Minister and Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein and wife Daw Khin Khin Win pay homage to Buddha Tooth Relic in Kandy; Two full-grown elephants donated to Buddha Tooth Relic Chamber...NATIONAL CONVENTION: National Convention continues - Fundamental Principles and Detailed Basic Principles adopted by NC read out; In connection with the term of the Auditor-General, it shall be called Pyidaungsu Auditor-General [contains the text of the detailed basic principles regarding Union Auditor-General and Deputy Auditor- General, Formation of Union Civil Service Board, Region or State Government and Region or State General Administration Department of Formation of Executive in the chapter ‘Executive’]; In connection with the term referring to the Attorney-General of the Region or State, it shall be called the Advocate-General of the Region or State [contains the text of the detailed basic principles regarding Region or State Attorney-General, Auditor- General of the Region or State, Self-Administered Division or Self-Administered Zone Administrative Body, Selfadministered Division or Self-administered Zone, General Administration Department and Administration of Nay Pyi Taw that is Union territory of Formation of Executive in the chapter ‘Executive’]; Presentation on fundamental principles and detailed basic principles to be published... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strengthening bilateral goodwill relations through cooperation"...ARTICLE: "Myanma Railways in the service of the people" by Maung Maung Myint Swe. Photos: Myanma Railways.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070831.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 December, 2007
Date of publication: 31 December 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.4MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 January 2007
Date of publication: 31 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Infromation, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 July 2007
Date of publication: 31 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.8MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/7Jul/n070731.pdf
Date of entry/update: 16 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 March 2007
Date of publication: 31 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Unoin of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 01 May 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 May 2007
Date of publication: 31 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.1 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 31 October 2007
Date of publication: 31 October 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Ceremonies to establish trust fund for Jivitadana Sangha Clinic and offer meals to members of Sangha to mark centenary of Maniyadanayama Myataungtaik held in Mandalay; Banks urged to work hard to boost economy; Appointment of Ambassador agreed on; Annual Programme Review Meeting (2007) of National AIDS Control Programme held; Minister inspects higher institutions of learning in Meiktila; Donors invited for paying respects to doyen literati; People of Ayeyawady, Yangon Divisions and Kachin State, Shan State (South) condemn recent protests; Minister meets participants in 15th Performing Arts Competitions; Contestants and managers go on study tour; 15th Performing Arts Competitions conclude; “Untimely Rainfall Warning”..."PERSPECTIVES": "For sustainable existence of biological diversity"... ARTICLE: "Dagon Bridge, pride of Myanmar engineers" - Article by Thaung Win Bo, Photos by Special Construction Group-1 (Public Works).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 31 October 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 August 2007
Date of publication: 04 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.7K)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070804.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 December, 2007
Date of publication: 04 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends National Day Message; Certain neo-colonialist countries, in their attempt to extend their domination over the targeted small countries, are resorting to various means to interfere in internal affairs of others; Cambodian Prime Minister sees off Prime Minister General Thein Sein before his departure for Siem Reap; Diplomats, UN officials, journalists observe meeting of Commission for Drafting the State Constitution; Minister receives ROK monk; Chief Justice U Aung Toe addresses meeting of Commission for Drafting State Constitution - Drafting to be made upon Fundamental Principles and Detailed Basic Principles; Information Committee of State Peace and Development Council holds Press Conference 2/2007 on protests in August and September in Myanmar; Press Conference holds Q&A session; Prime Minister General Thein Sein meets Myanmar Ambassador and wife, embassy staff and their families; Prime Minister General Thein Sein visits Angkor Wat Temple in Cambodia; Although opposition groups try to incite uprisings by infiltrating into different social strata, they are not able to get people on their side - MPF DG explains background and situation of 2007 August & September demonstrations at the Press Conference (2/2007); Commission for Drafting the State Constitution meets; Minister for Information Brig-Gen Kyaw Hsan speaks at Press Conference 2/2007 - Myanmar Government really desires democracy; Govt grants amnesty for 8,552 prisoners including 33 foreigners to mark commencement of functions of Commission for Drafting the State Constitution, completion of National Convention... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for success of 87th Anniversary National Day objectives".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: PDF (6.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 12 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 July 2007
Date of publication: 04 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 June 2007
Date of publication: 04 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.5 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 May 2007
Date of publication: 04 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.4 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 November 2007
Date of publication: 04 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: National Immunization Days (2007) launched - Priority given to total elimination of polio that affects children - Disease control measures being taken as national task; Harvesting and winnowing of monsoon paddy demonstrated; Sermons delivered to mark end of Buddhist Lent; Myanmar wins prizes for best pavilion, innovative pavilion; Kathina robes, provisions donated to monasteries in Yangon; Forestry Minister inspects quality of timber logs; Last 20 caps named to set up Myanmar U-19 Selected Football Squad; 15 of Myaung, Sagaing Township NLDs quit - No longer wish to be NLD members; Prizes given to winners in 15th Myanmar Traditional Cultural Performing Arts Competitions... "PERSPECTIVES": "UN Country Team's statement neglects Myanmar's prevailing conditions"... ARTICLE: "Dagon Bridge improving industrial and economic sectors". Article and photos by Thaung Win Bo.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (2.8MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071104.pdf
Date of entry/update: 04 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 4 September 2007
Date of publication: 04 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Progress of Seikphyu-Pakokku railroad section supervised; Discussions held to promote trade; KOICA organizes Korean cultural performance in Mandalay; NLD party did not do their bit in nation-building endeavours - 16 members of Ayadaw Township NLD resign; KNU terrorist insurgents fire artillery at Hatkyi Hydropower Survey Project, killing one Thai worker...NATIONAL CONVENTION: Lt-Gen Thein Sein delivers concluding speech at plenary session of National Convention - Delegates adopted fundamental principles and detailed basic principles that are vital for perpetual existence of the Union of Myanmar and peace and prosperity of national races; National Convention successfully concludes with closing address by Chairman of NCCC Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein... "PERSPECTIVES": "New Kyeeni-Chauk railroad for speedy flow of passengers and goods"...ARTICLE: "Min Ko Naing—a kite without a string or danger to the nation-III" by An “88” incident activist.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070904.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 August 2007
Date of publication: 05 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (7.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070805.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 December, 2007
Date of publication: 05 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe Four political objectives felicitates King Bhumibol Adulyadej; Prime Minister sends felicitations to Thailand; Monsoon paddy harvested in Kyaukse District; Provisions and cash donated to monasteries in Hmawby, Hlegu, Taikkyi, Htantabin Townships; Mass sports activities held in Nay Pyi Taw; Foreign Minister felicitates Thai counterpart; Talks on Human Resources Management; Sports Minister leaves for Thailand; Two injured in a fire in Kayukpadaung; Gold Entrepreneurs Association’s meeting 8 Dec; Rubber and physic nut plantations inspected in Buthidaung and Maungtaw; EP No 1 Minister inspects Natural Pozzoland Production Factory; C-in-C’s (Army, Navy, Air) cycling tournament prize presentation; Horizon Streetball Tournament held; Information Minister addresses ninth meeting of information sub-committee of ASEAN-COCI - Mediamen urge to unitedly distribute authentic, constructive information to resist influence of powerful nations; Information Sub-committee of ASEAN Culture and Information Committee meets; Documentary photos displayed at Press Conference 2/2007; National Day observed in three Townships in Nay Pyi Taw... "PERSPECTIVES": "Bilateral cooperation forges Myanmar- Cambodia friendly relations".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 13 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 July 2007
Date of publication: 05 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 June 2007
Date of publication: 05 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 May 2007
Date of publication: 05 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 November 2007
Date of publication: 05 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than attends Communal Kathina robes offering ceremony of Kyakhatwaing Pariyatti Sarthintaik; FM arrives back from Lao PDR; Horizon League Basketball Tournament continues; Ministry of Rail Transportation donates Kathina robes, alms to Sayadaws; UMFCCI President meets Bangladesh guests; Commander attends OPV feeding ceremony; 3rd Plenary Meeting of Sixth 47-member State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee 1-2 Dec; CEC member attends ceremony to enshrine religious objects in Maha Wizaya Pagoda in Kwanmoedein Village of Kayan Township; Minister inspects tasks of Nay Pyi Taw Pyinmana Power Station; Commander inspects paddy harvesting, ploughing; Progress of Swa Creek Bridge supervised; Air Bagan Ltd marks Third Anniversary with cash donation; PRC to donate 10,000 tons of rice to ex-poppy growers... "PERSPECTIVES": "For total elimination of polio disease"...ARTICLE: "Do you really love your motherland?" by Kyaw Min Aye.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.4MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071105.pdf
Date of entry/update: 05 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 5 September 2007
Date of publication: 05 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: IRD opens proficiency course; Construction Minister meets ROK Ambassador; F & R Minister receives ROK Ambassador; Referees and linesmen do fitness test; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than inspects regional development tasks in Ayeyawady, Bago Divisions; MWAF donates cash, books to library; One resigns from Taikkyi Township NLD; Cash donated to funds for 15th Performing Arts Competitions; Books and CDs donated to University of Culture; Minister calls for high-quality transformer production; Myanmar traditional practitioners leave for Sri Lanka; Advanced applied pharmaceutical management course concluded; Special Refresher Course No 62 for Basic Education Teachers opens - Basic education sector initial institution nurturing students to develop in accord with education vision...NATIONAL CONVENTION: Chairman of NCCC Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thein Sein sees off NC delegates... "PERSPECTIVES": "Democratic transition calls for harmonious endeavours"...ARTICLE: "Providing eyesight to all in need in Kungyangon region" by Dr Nilar Thein (Lin Yaung Thit).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.9MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070905.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 August 2007
Date of publication: 06 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070806.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 December, 2007
Date of publication: 06 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint calls for production of 80m baskets of paddy in Sagaing Division; Lt-Gen Myint Swe inspects vegetable production and livestock breeding zone at Nyaunghnapin; MWAF marks World AIDS Day; Eight Myanmar sports teams leave for Thailand; "Glory of Emotion" at Parkroyal on 7 Dec; Maj-Gen Khin Zaw inspects development tasks in Taungpyo Letwe; International Trade Course opened; Communal Kathina robes offered in PyinOoLwin; Delegates to ASEAN-COCI Information Subcommittee Meeting visit Gems Mart, MRTV, Shwedagon Pagoda; One dead, four arrested in teak smuggling; Poppy fields destroyed in Shan State (East); 80 members quit NLD; Departmental officials urged to ensure food surplus in Taninthayi Division... "PERSPECTIVES": "Speed up combating infectious diseases"... ARTICLE: "Smoke-Free Environemnts in Myanmar" by Dr. Nyo Nyo Khaing.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.5MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 July 2007
Date of publication: 06 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 June 2007
Date of publication: 06 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 May 2007
Date of publication: 06 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.6 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 November 2007
Date of publication: 06 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Leading Committee for Development of Gems Industries holds meeting 4/2007 - Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Thiha Thura Tin Aung Myint Oo calls for development of gems market, industries; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than meets service personnel in Bago Township; Commander opens building of Post-Primary School (Ywama) in Hlegu Township; Ywathagyi railway station, Satsan goodshed inspected; CSSTB Chairman arrives back from Indonesia; 13th Myanmar Medical Specialties Conference from 10 to 13 Nov; Foreign Affairs Deputy Minister back from Japan; Villager loses leg in mine blast; No longer interested in activities of NLD - Two of Monywa Township NLD quit; Transport Minister arrives back after attending ASEAN Transport Ministers Meetings; Kachin State USDA AGM-2007 held; IRD’s officials receive proficiency skills; Gold medallists to have documentary filmed; Billboards set up to hail USDA AGM-2007 in Yangon; Recent protests aimed at destroying peace and security of the people - Local residents of Kayah State, Mandalay Division condemn recent protests... "PERSPECTIVES": "Secure and smooth transport for socio-economic progress"...ARTICLE: "Antioxidants and Health" by Professor Dr. Paing Soe.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071106.pdf
Date of entry/update: 05 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 6 September 2007
Date of publication: 06 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Special Refresher Course No 28 for Basic Education Teachers opens; Success of the education visions depends on teachers’ ability as they always keep in touch with students; Sports Minister’s Cup Inter-State/Division U-21 Novice Class Men’s Football Tournament opens; Tawya TatU Monastery opens 111th meditation session; Over 1,600 employees of MCD become USDA members 6-9-07 NL 2 9/6/07, 02:24 AM; No wish to stand as NLD members - Two resign from NLD; Development tasks supervised in Meiktila District; Wellwishers invited to donate to funds for building pagoda’s platform; Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister and party back home; Rice, edible oil to be donated in Pantapwinttaung; Health Minister receives Chairman of Three Common Diseases Eradication Fund; Chief Justice meets judicial officers, judges; Logo invited to construction of Yadanabon Myothit; DHF preventive measures demonstrated; Minister looks into Barite Powder Plant, No 1 Iron and Steel Plant; Warning of High Tide; Weather Forecast for 6-9-2007; Maintenance of 230 Hlinethaya- Athok national grid inspected... "PERSPECTIVES": "Nurturing youths to possess high education standard and reasoning power"...ARTICLE: "Chronicle of literacy movements in Myanmar" by Aung Kyi Nyunt (Tekkatho).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.2MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070906.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 August 2007
Date of publication: 07 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070807.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 December, 2007
Date of publication: 07 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint looks into construction of bridge, production of sugar mills, ethanol plants in Sagaing Division; Monsoon paddy harvested in model plots in Nay Pyi Taw;MYANMAR GAZETTE; KOICA provides Equipment for Medical Research in Myanmar; Maj-Gen Khin Zaw meets with departmental officials, inspects Paddy-husk-Fired Power Plant; Progress of Kyeeohn-Kyeewa Multi-purpose Dam project supervised; Myanmar men’s and women’s teams stand second in Hoop Takraw contests; CEC members to be elected to MFF; MMCWA marks World AIDS Day; Secretary of AHF Relations Committee leaves for Thailand; Cash reward presented for ancient gold plate; Fires break out; Secretariat Member oversees regional development tasks in Taungtha; MYANMAR IVANHOE COPPER COMPANY LIMITED(TENDER NOTICE); Personnel urged to carry out regional development tasks in cooperation with local people... "PERSPECTIVES": "Prevent anti-government groups from instigating unrest"...ARTICLE: "Nature of tourism industry" by Chit Swe Myint.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.2MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 July 2007
Date of publication: 07 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 June 2007
Date of publication: 07 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (11 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 May 2007
Date of publication: 07 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.9 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 November 2007
Date of publication: 07 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein to pay visits to LPDR, Vietnam; UN Envoy holds talks with Spokes Authoritative Team of SPDC, meets NPED Minister, Foreign Minister, Religious Affairs Minister, Labour Minister, members of social organizations, representatives of national races; Clarification on Myanmar’s situation to UNSG’s Special Envoy Mr Ibrahim Agboola Gambari; Suggestions of Mr Gambari; Clarification made by Minister for Information Brig-Gen Kyaw Hsan, Leader of Spokes Authoritative Team; Discussions of Mr Gambari; Minister inspects Agriculture Machinery Manufacturing Factory No 1 (Sinde); Ministry of Electric Power No 2 holds Communal Kathina ceremony; Four of Sagaing Township NLD quit; Myanmar delegation arrives back from PRC; Billboards set up in Nay Pyi Taw, Nay Pyi Taw Lewe to hail USDA AGM-2007; Families of Information Ministry offer day meals; People of Thandaunggyi, Kawkareik, Papun and Kya-in-Seikkyi denounce recent protests... "PERSPECTIVES": "Build more hydropower plants to improve people’s living conditions".
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071107.pdf
Date of entry/update: 07 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 7 September 2007
Date of publication: 07 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Brazilian President; Myanmar make glittering start with 3-0 win over Singapore in AFF Women’s Championship; Commander, minister look into Shweli Hydropower project; Town plan to be drawn to upgrade Nay Pyi Taw’s municipal area; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to Brazil; CEC member tours Sagaing, Monywa; Entries invited for World Food Day essay and poster contest; Yangon Tourist Map in circulation; Yangon-Mandalay Laos 13-1 market ship to leave 11 September; Thailand hammer Laos 13-1; Seven members quit Sagaing Township NLD; A&I Minister receives Vietnamese Ambassador; F & R Minister receives Chinese guests; Indian delegation arrives; Supply of power to Ngwepinle Fishery Industrial Zone supervised in Hlinethaya; Winners of 15th Myanmar Traditional Performing Arts Competitions of Monywa District awarded; Commander looks into roads and bridges, progress of agriculture in Pantanaw, Nyaungdon, Maubin; So-called ‘88’ generation students and NLD released announcement the protest was a non-violent one - Their activities were inconsistent with their words as they committed destructive acts - Any attempts to incite “88” unrest-like situation absolutely unacceptable to people - External anti-government groups giving directives and providing assistance to internal anti-government groups to stir up mass demonstrations and instability - People will not accept any activities to destabilize the nation and harm their interests and are willing to prevent such destructive acts... "PERSPECTIVES": "Work hard in harmony for discipline-flourishing democracy"...ARTICLE: "Interference of US and Britain in Myanmar’s political affairs—I" by Kyaw Ye Min
Language: Englsh
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070907.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 August 2007
Date of publication: 08 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070808.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 December, 2007
Date of publication: 08 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of DPRK Ambassador; Senior General Than Shwe accepts credentials of Ambassador of the Republic of Panama; Myanmar Youth Selected Cricket Team leaves for Thailand; International Trade Course Programme-1 concludes; Doyen literati invited to attend respect paying ceremony; Lt-Gen Myint Swe opens Art Exhibition Glory of Emotion; Maj-Gen Khin Zaw manages development tasks in Thandwe; Myanmar men win, Myanmar women hold draw in football'; Objectives of the 60th Anniversary Independence Day; Maj-Gen Tha Aye gives instructions to personnel, servicemen in Bokpyin; Myanmar wins third in Wushu attack event; New building for Toungoo General Hospital opens; Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects progress of Katha-Bhamo railroad, No 3 district-to-district road... "PERSPECTIVES": "North Yamar Supporting Dam irrigates vast farmland and generates electricity"... ARTICLE: "Hsinka Village has risen from poverty to prosperity" by Chit Naing (Psychology).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (6.8MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 July 2007
Date of publication: 08 July 2007
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: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 June 2007
Date of publication: 08 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 May 2007
Date of publication: 08 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.2 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 November 2007
Date of publication: 08 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Prime Minister General Thein Sein receives Mr Ibrahim Agboola Gambari; Union of Myanmar State Peace and Development Council Order No 6/2007 (appointment of deputy ministers); USDA English proficiency contest (central level) held; MYANMAR GAZETTE; Myanmar media delegation arrives back from India; Billboards erected in Nay Pyi Taw Yezin, Nay Pyi Taw Tatkon hailing AGM of USDA; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than visits Pauktabin Quality Seed Farm, Shwegyin Hydropower Project; Donations invited for motion picture doyens; Eye specialists’ conference on 19, 20 Nov; Kalaw, Kyauktalon hospitals inspected; Respects paid at UMFCCI; No longer wish to join NLD - 43 members of Twantay, Sagaing, Yekyi Township NLDs quit; H&T Minister meets hotel and tourism personnel, entrepreneurs in Mandalay, PyinOoLwin; Exam schedule for 2007 academic year of UDE announced; Special Adviser meets with heads of missions, resident representatives of UN agencies... "PERSPECTIVES": "Development of Myanma gems market"...ARTICLE: "If destructive elements continue to turn a blind eye to national development..." by Kyaw Zin Nyunt (Advocate).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071108.pdf
Date of entry/update: 07 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 8 September 2007
Date of publication: 08 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Commander provides relief aids for flood victims in Thabaung Township; H&T Minister arrives back from China; MYANMAR GAZETTE; Foreign Affairs Minister returns from Teheran; 40 members quit Kungyangon Township NLD - NLD undermining interests of State, people, relying on big nations - They believe Constitution would be drive for emergence of genuine democratic nation; Indian delegation visits Shwemawdaw Pagoda, Shwethalyaung Buddha Image, Kambawzathadi Palace; Destructionists plotting to carry out sabotage acts in the nation to undermine peace and stability, law and order - The government, the people and the Tatmadaw required to unitedly crush enemies within and without to safeguard favourable conditions for peace and development and peaceful transition to democracy; Yangon Division WAO organizes cash and kind donation to nunnery; 20 injured in Sittway car accident; Commander attends harvesting and growing of monsoon paddy in Thongwa Township; Regional development tasks under supervision in Kunhein; Foreign broadcasting stations exaggerating news reports on demonstrations involving only one or two persons - Interviewing with NLD members and so-called ‘88’ generation students with intent to mislead the public - Exaggerating protests of Pakokku members of Sangha hand in glove with Pakokku NLD - People understand the government’s carefully addressing the situation with magnanimity, showing its respect for members of the Sangha - Such violent acts somewhat harm public interests, so lay disciples concerned should hold discussions and make reviews with the monk on whom they regularly call, in order that similar incidents will not take place again - The majority of members of the Sangha who uphold the religious code of conduct do not accept any forms of subversive acts and want to discharge religious duties in peace for flourishing of the Sasana... "PERSPECTIVES": "Strive for all to become literate"...ARTICLES: "Literacy: A Global Commitment" by U Tin Nyo; "Interference of US and Britain in Myanmar’s political affairs—II" by Kyaw Ye Min.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.5MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070908.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 August 2007
Date of publication: 09 August 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.8MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/8Aug/n070809.pdf
Date of entry/update: 17 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 December 2007
Date of publication: 09 December 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Lt-Gen Ye Myint inspects progress of No 3 district-to-district road, Shwebo-Myitkyina road; Opening ceremony of Yadanabon Teleport, Myanmar ICT Week on 14-20 Dec; Health care provided to patients; Transport Minister receives Chinese guests; USDA Joint Secretary-General meets members in Pakokku District; Health Department donates medicines to Myanmar Correctional Department; 5th AGM of MGEA held; Maj-Gen Khin Zaw meets departmental officials, inspects maintenance task on Gwa-Ngathaingchaung road; Mass sports activities for 2nd week of December organized; World AIDS Day 2007 observed in Mon State; Minister Maj-Gen Htay Oo inspects development of Magway Division; Members of UHT Hospice (Cancer) Foundation hold AGM; Industry-1 Minister meets DPRK Ambassador; Annual meetings of associations under Myanmar Fisheries Federation held; Mass walks to mark December mass sports activity in Nay Pyi Taw; No 1 BEPS (Baho) in Insein gets bridge; Myanmar wins 5 more silver, 4 more bronze on 6-8 Dec; Myeik-Taninthayi-Bokpyin-Kawthoung Union Highway, oil palm plantations inspected... "PERSPECTIVES": "Control AIDS and provide assistance for victims"... ARTICLE: "Make preparations for the future" by Ko Phyaunt.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (5.7MB)
Date of entry/update: 14 December 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 July 2007
Date of publication: 09 July 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 June 2007
Date of publication: 09 June 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (8.7 MB)
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 May 2007
Date of publication: 09 May 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (9.3 MB)
Date of entry/update: 16 July 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 November 2007
Date of publication: 09 November 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe sends message of felicitations to King of Cambodia; Senior General Than Shwe sees off Prime Minister General Thein Sein; UNSG’s special adviser Mr Gambari arrived in Myanmar on 3 November to pay second visit in 2007; Mr Gambari concludes visit on 8 November, after meeting State level officials, political parties, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, and civil societies; Prime Minister General Thein Sein felicitates Cambodian counterpart; People of Kawthoung in Taninthayi Division and Langkho in Shan State (South) denounce recent protests; UMFCCI officials meet German guests; Trainees receive skills for dried vegetable production in ROK; Foreign Affairs Minister felicitates Cambodian counterpart; Myanmar boxers win one gold, four silver, three bronze medals; Construction Ministry offers Kathina robes; Story telling contest held; Old students of Ahlon BEHS No 1 to pay respects to old teachers; Lt-Gen Khin Maung Than calls for boosting agricultural production in Shwegyin, Ottwin; Minister receives Thai Ambassador, Chinese guests; CSSTB holds communal Kathina robes offering ceremony; No longer wish to join the party - Four members of Mongpan Township SNLD quit... "PERSPECTIVES": "Self-reliant village libraries broaden the horizons of rural people"...ARTICLE: "For education promotion and HR development in border areas" by Myint Soe (Na Ta La).
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.7MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/11nov/n071109.pdf
Date of entry/update: 09 November 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar" 9 September 2007
Date of publication: 09 September 2007
Description/subject: DOMESTIC NEWS: Senior General Than Shwe felicitates Mr Kim Jong Il; Senior General Than Shwe sends felicitations to DPRK; Prime Minister sends felicitations to DPRK; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to DPRK; International Literacy Day for 2007 observed in Nay Pyi Taw; "Thirteen people including Min Ko Naing, Ko Ko Gyi and two others were taken into custody on 21, 25 and 27 August respectively for investigation. They sabotaged the National Convention, and tried to undermine peace and stability and create unrest, the dialogue they wanted in collaboration with foreign-based organizations and to carry out terrorist acts. Htay Kywe, who got involved in the terrorist acts and sabotaging the National Convention together with Min Ko Naing and Ko Ko Gyi, is still at large as he had been hidden at a secure place by an embassy of a powerful country"; Insurgents who are in contact with the so-called 88' generation students caused the death of many citizens when they carried out a bomb attack in Maha Pathana Cave - Pyi Thit Nyunt Wai of FTUB, members of VBSW and ABSDF held a secret meeting, decided to continue terrorist destructionist acts in many parts of Myanmar - Government of the Union of Myanmar to take preventive measures against terrorist destructive acts by internal and external terrorist groups ( State Peace and Development Council Information Committee Announcement No. 1/2007 Nay Pyi Taw, September 8); Management for Thiri Yadana Shopping Complex discussed in Nay Pyi Taw; Foreign Minister sends felicitations to DPRK; Yangon Division Supervisory Committee for Ensuring Secure and Smooth Transport meets; Building Better People Seminar organized; 36 members of Kengtung Township NLD resign; Building Better People Seminar organized; Myanmar beat Laos 7-0 in AFF Women's C'ship; Schedule to donate lots of religious offering in Shwedaung; Indian military delegation visits Union National Race Village, Kandawgyi Natural Gardens; UNICEF Resident Representative visits children of women inmates; Up and Down trains scheduled on Mawlamyine-Ye railroad section; Bio-security Multiplier Course for Bird Flu open; Development tasks under supervision in Kawthoung, Khamaukkyi. "PERSPECTIVES": "Respect moral ethics and disciplines to win public reliance"...ARTICLE: "Interference of US and Britain in Myanmar's political affairs - III" by Kyaw Ye Min.
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodical Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (4.3MB)
Alternate URLs: http://myanmargeneva.org/NLM2007/eng/9Sep/n070909.pdf
Date of entry/update: 18 September 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmar: 29 January 2007
Date of publication: 29 January 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (3.0 MB)
Date of entry/update: 05 February 2007


Title: "The New Light of Myanmr" 06 March 2007
Date of publication: 06 March 2007
Language: English
Source/publisher: SPDC (News and Periodicals Enterprise, Ministry of Information, Union of Myanmar)
Format/size: pdf (10 MB)
Date of entry/update: 29 March 2007