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Japan’s NHK films in Inle area about kindness of locals to pets
  • 13 Dec 2019
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  •     The Global New Light of Myanmar
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 yesterda...   Read more...

Myanmar film nets trophies
at Asian Academy Creative
Awards 2019
  • 07 Dec 2019
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  •     The Global New Light of Myanmar
THE ASIAN Academy Creative Awards (AAA) 2019 was held at Singapore Victoria Theatre, Singapore, on 5 December evening. During the Grand Award ceremony, the Best Children’s Programme Award went...   Read more...

French star spurs on aspiring women actresses at Yangon film festival
  • 19 Nov 2019
  • 411
  •     Frontier Myanmar
YANGON — Award-winning French actress Isabelle Huppert urged Myanmar women wanting to make it in the world of cinema to go for it, as she added star power to Yangon's MEMORY! film festival. The G...   Read more...

‘Mudra’s Calling’ features in prestigious China film festival
  • 15 Nov 2019
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  •     The Global New Light of Myanmar
DIRECTOR Christina Kyi’s Mudra’s Calling has been selected by the China Film Association to be screened at the 28th Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival from 19 to 23 November in ...   Read more...

Tokyo International Film Festival Reveals Diverse Lineup of Award Winners, Including Iranian Director Reza Jamali's
  • 13 Nov 2019
  • 428
  •     InfoQuest Media Relations
During the 32nd Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) Award Ceremony on November 5, Director Reza Jamali won the Spirit of Asia Award by the Japan Foundation Asia Center for his film "Old Men Never...   Read more...

Yangon to Celebrate Sister City Event with Light Festival
  • 11 Nov 2019
  • 464
  •     Myanmar Business Today
Yangon, Myanmar’s largest city and former capital, will celebrate a Yangon-Fukuoka sister city event with a light festival. The light festival will feature decorative lighting and Fukuoka’s foo...   Read more...

Music App ‘Tay Than Thar’ Debuts
  • 07 Nov 2019
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  •     Myanmar Times
Myanmar telecom operator MPT, and East Boy Co., Ltd debuted music app Tay Than Thar, which will bring popular music songs to listeners. The app will offer exclusive songs, which are not available o...   Read more...

Korea’s NALBAL takes documentary film
in Nay Pyi Taw Union Territory
  • 30 Oct 2019
  • 515
  •     The Global New Light of Myanmar
FILM production NALBAL based in Seoul, the Republic of Korea, took a documentary film in Nay Pyi Taw Union Territory from 26 to 28 October. The NALBAL shot the project of agricultural course an...   Read more...

Artist Ko Maung Kyaw Than’s latest
offering lights up KaLaSa Art Space
  • 19 Oct 2019
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  •     The Global New Light of Myanmar
VETERAN artist Ko Maung Kyaw Than launched his 8th solo show featuring a collection of over 30 landscape paintings from the regions and states today at the KaLaSa Art Space in downtown Yangon....   Read more...

‘The Only Mom’ wins six Asian
Academy Creative Awards
  • 19 Oct 2019
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  •     The Global New Light of Myanmar
LAIK Pyar San Eain, also known as ‘The Only Mom’, won 6 out of 10 category awards for Myanmar at the ASIAN Academy Creative Awards 2019 held in Singapore. Produced by Brave Empire Entertain...   Read more...

Finland tour film crew
documents Myanmar
cotton industry
  • 19 Oct 2019
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  •     The Global New Light of Myanmar
THE Alternative Tourist documentary team from Warner Bros, Finland, filmed various locations in Mandalay yesterday including weaving houses applying natural dye to fabrics, construction of hand ...   Read more...

JPN TV channel films Ayeyawady
River’s beauty, endangered dolphins
  • 19 Oct 2019
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  •     The Global New Light of Myanmar
A FILM crew from Japan’s NTV Channel, led by Director Mr Daichi Kitami, filmed the natural scenery along the Ayeyawady River near Myaysun Village, Madaya Township, yesterday. The film crew als...   Read more...

Channel News Asia films Myanmar
travel documentary
  • 10 Oct 2019
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  •     The Global New Light of Myanmar
THE Channel News Asia filmed a travel documentary in and around ancient Bagan, the UNESCO Heritage Site of Myanmar. On 8 October, the Singapore- based television crew shot the scenes of Bagan t...   Read more...

Paing Takhon appointed tourism ambassador
  • 25 Sep 2019
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  •     Mizzima
Actor and model, Paing Takhon, will act as a tourism ambassador to boost travel from Thailand to Myanmar, TTR weekly reported. The appointment lasts one year, effective from 21 September, when the...   Read more...

Music For Myanmar 2019 Raises Awareness for Disadvantaged Children
  • 25 Sep 2019
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  •     Myanmar Business Today
Link for Aid and Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, will present the “Music for Myanmar 2019 - An Enchanted Evening” to raise funds for disadvantaged, deaf, and orphaned children in Myanmar on Frid...   Read more...
 

Updated News

Japan’s NHK films in Inle area about kindness of locals to petsDecember 13, 2019

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

Myanmar film nets trophies
at Asian Academy Creative
Awards 2019December 7, 2019

Myanmar film nets trophies at Asian Academy Creative Awards 2019

French star spurs on aspiring women actresses at Yangon film festivalNovember 19, 2019

French star spurs on aspiring women actresses at Yangon film festival

‘Mudra’s Calling’ features in prestigious China film festivalNovember 15, 2019

‘Mudra’s Calling’ features in prestigious China film festival

Tokyo International Film Festival Reveals Diverse Lineup of Award Winners, Including Iranian Director Reza JamaliNovember 13, 2019

Tokyo International Film Festival Reveals Diverse Lineup of Award Winners, Including Iranian Director Reza Jamali's "Old Men Never Die"