COVID-19 deaths in Myanmar rise to 3 Apr 08, 2020
A 47-year-old man and a 63-year-old woman infected with COVID-19 died on April 8, the Health Ministry said, raising to three the total number of fatalities from the dreaded disease in the country.
UN to support healthcare workers in Myanmar Apr 08, 2020
Further progress is being made by the United Nations in its commitment to support the Government and the people of Myanmar in efforts to contain the evolving spread of COVID-19 across the country, a... 26
Covid-19: costs and benefits Apr 07, 2020
People in Myanmar have started to wear masks when they go out into the street. The city has become quieter, with fewer pedestrians and cars. At the same time, the wildlife in the city seems to be at... 45
Travel ban for civil servants put in place Apr 06, 2020
Yangon—As a measure to prevent the spreading of COVID-19, all civil servants are banned from travelling to their home towns during the Thingyan Holidays, apart from funeral, according to a d... 72
Myanmar Confronts COVID-19 Apr 06, 2020
Myanmar now has 20 confirmed cases—including one fatality—of COVID-19, and the number is slowly climbing.
With the number sure to rise, the government and military are preparing fac... 60
Many returnees from China arrive in Muse Apr 06, 2020
Many Myanmar citizens returned to Myawady from China via Nandaw and Mant Wane gates starting from April 3.
They went to Ruili and Kyegaung in Yunnan Province to work. Some of them had returned to ... 58
All Quiet in Mandalay Apr 04, 2020
Once buzzing from dawn to dusk with Buddhist monks, traders from China and international tourists, the boulevards of Myanmar’s second-largest city Mandalay are now largely deserted, as many pe... 80
State Counsellor uses Facebook for COVID-19 Apr 03, 2020
In her Facebook post, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi said that she used Facebook for quick and effective contact with people in prevention of the COVID-19 virus which causes severe acute respirat... 142