Home Tags Cover story

Tag: cover story

Growing skills and precious trees: Daw Poe Phyu

Alec Wilmot sat down with Daw Poe Phyu to reflect on her hometown Mogok and the charity projects that drive her today, from employing underprivileged women to saving the palm plantations of...

Rebuilding the future

While many of the heritage buildings across Yangon are left to face the elements and become evermore damaged, a select few are undergoing intense restoration processes to restore their former grandeur and...

Shartra: The Nature of Fashion

From winning two TV talent shows to being inspired by the lotus weavers of Inle Lake, Shartra’s rise from unknown dreamer to innovative fashion icon has been anything but conventional. As he prepares to...

Christina Kyi: Behind the scenes

Christina Kyi’s rise from unknown filmmaker to household name was a slow burning fuse – but one that eventually detonated a fireworks display. Rumours of her debut film Mudras Calling first circulated in 2014...

Changing the game: Than Than Htwe

Myanmar women’s national football team captain Than Than Htwe has been a key figure in the game for more than a decade. Ahead of her retirement, the veteran midfielder reflects on her long career...

U Myint Wai : Man of Values

Those who go east go far. That’s something U Myint Wai truly believes in. At almost 80 years old, the seasoned businessman has learned his lessons well in life – a lot of them...