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JOOX Prepares World Music Day Online Festival to Shake off COVID-19 Blues

Jun 20, 2020
JOOX, the popular music streaming app in Myanmar, will host its second annual “JOOX World Music Day 2020” under the theme The Sound of Happiness on June 21. It will be broadcast exclusi... 341

Local Designers' Cloth Masks Spark New Fashion Trend in Myanmar

Jun 06, 2020
In recent weeks, stylish customized cloth masks produced by Myanmar fashion brands from local fabric bearing the wearer’s name have become a new fashion trend among celebrities and young peop... 274

Online Film Festival Spotlights Mental Health Effects of Isolation Amid COVID-19 in Myanmar

May 26, 2020
The ongoing Snack Film Festival, an online event organized by LOKA Media, 3-ACT and Counseling Corner, was launched on May 18 with an invitation to all aspiring filmmakers to participate in its com... 212

Hip-hop singer J-Me and family members send to quarantine center

Apr 20, 2020
Hip-hop singer J-Me and his two family members are sent to quarantine center as the singer had close contact with Rock singer Myo Gyi, who is a COVID-19 patient, sources said. The authorities c... 214

French team makes documentary about ‘Life of Ayarwaddy River’ in Mandalay

Jan 25, 2020
CREW of Step by Step Production TV channel from France shot youths undergoing training at the ‘Bamathway Myanmar traditional lethwei club’ in Chanayethazan Township, Mandalay Region as well... 203

Singapore Festival 2020 is Back With a Palace Garden Party

Jan 17, 2020
Singapore Festival 2020, the fourth celebration of Singapore in Myanmar, will bring a glamorous garden party to the grounds of the Chin Tsong Palace on Feb. 1-2. The two-day festival will featur... 194

Japanese Film Festival Expands to Myanmar’s Capital for 8th Edition

Jan 09, 2020
Since 2013, the Japanese Film Festival Myanmar has been held annually with the aim of enhancing cultural ties between the countries. The festival has been expanded to Naypyitaw and is screening in ... 232

4th Myanmar Festival of Artists with Disabilities held

Dec 30, 2019
The 4th Myanmar Festival of Artists with Disabilities was held in Yangon late Saturday, with more efforts being called for to help persons with disabilities in the country, Xinhua reported. Mya... 212

Film analysis programme for “The Tin Drum” to be held at FDC

Dec 19, 2019
A film analysis programme for the Plame D’or and Best Foreign Language Film awards winning film “The Tin Drum” by director Volker Schlondorff will be held at the movie theater, No.50, Gold... 249

Japan’s NHK films in Inle area about kindness of locals to pets

Dec 13, 2019
JAPAN’S national broadcasting organization NHK filmed the nature of cats at the home of U Thar Phaw in Nantpam village of Inle Lake area in Nyaungshwe Township of southern Shan State yesterd... 239