VIDEO: 100 Years of Myanmar Fashion

Want to see how stylish women in Myanmar have dressed over the last century? A video released last month by fashion influencer and anti-harassment campaigner Michelle has the best approximation out there. Michelle’s video, released on her Facebook page Yangon Thu (“Yangon girl”), follows a long lineage of adaptations of the video “100 Years of ...

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Thai film dedicated to Rohingya wins best film at Venice Film Festival

Thai film dedicated to Rohingya wins best film at Venice Film Festival

A Thai film dedicated to the Rohingya people won a top prize at the Venice Film Festival last weekend. Manta Ray (Kraben Rahu in Thai) won the Orizzonti Award for Best Film on...

Myanmar freestyle rap champion to be crowned this weekend

Myanmar freestyle rap champion to be crowned this weekend

Sixteen freestyle rappers from around Myanmar will compete in Yangon this weekend at The Showdown Freestyle Battle, hosted by Full Stop. The competition will be judged...

This ecolodge on Myanmar’s Inle Lake offers peace and serenity on stilt houses

This ecolodge on Myanmar’s Inle Lake offers peace and serenity on stilt houses

In recent years, Inle Lake has been gaining ground as one of those go-to destinations in Southeast Asia — particularly for people who prefer chilling and seeing a...


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