Thursday, May 28, 2020

Covid-19

People helping people: Sa Ba Street Food Tours

Sa Ba Street Food Tours has been donating food to the under-served community of Yangon downtown areas together with volunteers at Food Not Bombs...

COVID-19: Authorities say those who don’t wear masks while going out will be charged effective from May 13

Authorities in Yangon Government Region will take action by pressing charges to those who don’t wear a mask while going outside as a precaution...

COVID-19: Myanmar reports 14 new cases, from the same township – Insein, total 176 cases

The Ministry of Health has reported 14 news cases in Myanmar, bringing the total numbers of 176 cases as it published on its Facebook...

COVID-19: First case in Myanmar discharges, reports 4 new cases and 1 death

The Ministry of Health Myanmar has reported four new cases and one death, bringing the total number of 150 cases at 8:00 PM on...

COVID-19: Botahtaung Streets locked down, no new cases for two days as Yangon rain pours

As the residents in Yangon encountered the rain started two days ago, while Myanmar is fighting against the novel coronavirus at the same time,...

Talkabouts on social media: Episode #4

This is a selection of topics circulating in the Myanmar social media sphere over the last week. Rumors of the North Korea Leader Kim Jong...

COVID-19: Myanmar reports 5 new cases (total 132), Yangon extends curfew until June 18

As the cases kept ticking up in Myanmar, with total number of 132 as reported two hours ago by the Ministry of Health today,...

COVID-19: Myanmar reports 21 new cases within a single day, rumours say a local religious cluster involved

The Ministry of Health and Myanmar just reported that 21 people tested positive for the virus, bringing the total number to 62, on its...

Latest news

Nikki Barltrop on working for Gordon Ramsay, the change coming to Asia and how she reacted to COVID-19

MYANMORE'S The Adaptors features Nikki Barltrop, the Chief Operating Officer of 57 Below the 2019 MYANMORE' Special Award for Contribution to Excellence of the Year.

Indoor gardening guide

When you're stuck at home working in front of the computer for months, having patches of green will help...

Work from Home Diary: From Electricity Outage, Food Dilemma, Conference Call Etiquette to the New Normal 

As people in some parts of the world start to yearn the comeback of a “normal life”, I have officially entered the ninth week of working from home in Yangon. And let me tell you, it’s not as thrilling as I have imagined before. 
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