The guide book of Naypyidaw has been published.It includes phone numbers and addresses of goverment offices ,resturants and hotels.
Fun Fair and Market Festival of People’s Park and Square organized by Min Thu Kyaw Marketing Group will be held from February 28 to March 4. It starts at 9am and finishes at 9 pm.
Famous actor U Ahnt Kyaw well-known for his role of villain passed away on 11th February 2007. He started his career as an actor in 1960. He acted in many films as a villain. He received an academy award in 1973. He was 70 when he passed away.
Photo by Weekly Eleven Journal
This is the floating restaurant "U Can" recently opened at Wadan Jetty. Customers can have delicious food enjoying the beauty of sunset in the evening. The reception room is also available for wedding.
Adress : Wardan Jetty, No.(1-2), Seikan Township.
Phone No : 210309, 210846.
These days, foreign visitors are attracted by gem portrait paintings. Time and costs differ according to sizes of the paintings. Orders can be placed at jewelry shops and souvenir shops in Bo Gyoke Aung San Market, in Yangon.
“Htoo Htoo and Wonder Land”, the first Myanmar 3D animation movie with English subtitle was a big hit among the children.
Today, February 14, is St Valentine’s Day. Souvenirs are on sale at stores in the centre of the city to mark the day.
17.2.07 is Chinese New Year Day. Advance sales for the occasion are in progress in China Town and the centre of the city. Chinese people close their shops on the day.
New branch shop of Hana Beauty Saloon has been opened. Services for manicure, hair dressing and body treatment are rendered to the clients’ delight. Opening hours from 9 am to 8pm.
Address:No.142 Second Thiri Yeikthar,lower Kyeemyindaing Road.
Strawberies come in to season at present. The fruits from Pyin Oo Lwin are more delicious than those from other regions. They are available from January to April. Prices range from K400-700 a small basket according to sizes.
The Second Japanese Literature Translation Contest 2007 organized by Japan foundation will be held at Japanese Embassy and the ICT Hall in Mandalay on March 10. Applications are available at Japanese Embassy and Hito Centre in Mandalay from January 22 to February 12.
This photo shows competition of making Htamane (delicaey made of glutimous rice,oild, sesamum and ground-nut) at Shwedagon Pagoda. Competitions are held at several places on the eve of fullmoon day. The delicacy is offered to Pagodas on fullmoon day. It is said that eating the snack promates health.
By Nishigaki Mitsuru