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Hla Min (Lifelong Learner)

Life Long Learner, Educator, Distinguished Toastmaster, Writer, Editor, Expert in Computer Science and Technology


There were several daily newspapers in Burmese (e.g. Kyemon, Myanmar Ah Lin, Mahn Daing, Botathaung) and English (e.g. The Nation). There were also a few evening newspapers. After the Coup D’etat in March 2, 1962, the Revolutionary Council and the Government took complete control of the news media […]


Publications Guardian : daily newspaper in English Guardian Magazine (published monthly) Editors Guardian U Sein Win was an early journalist Daw Khin Swe Hla (Assistant Editor, moved to WPD) U Soe Myint (Chief Editor) U Khin Maung Zaw (KMZ, EC76) wrote : The late Chief Editor of Guardian […]


Nation was one of the English newspapers published in the Union of Burma. U Law Yone (Ed) served as Chief Editor and/or Publisher. He continued publishing Nation in Thailand. His family includes Marjorie (First Class English Honors)Hubert (Architect)Byron (Medical Doctor)Wendy (Author). U Khin Maung Kyaw (retired Manager from […]

S – Z

Updated : August 5, 2019 Safety Scholarship Security Senior So Ka Yay Tee Speech SPHS Statistics Stipend Tag Thesaurus Tie Time Trust Uniform Used in my posts Yadaya Safety FDA Most countries have a Food and Drug Administration (FDA). They perform tests before certifying if a food or […]

Early days at RU

Intermediate Classes In the mid and late 50’s, the Yankin College and the Htee Dan College served the First Year Intermediate classes. The Pure Science, Engineering and Medical students attended Yankin College. The Arts and Social Science students attended Htee Dan College. BOC, Main and Leik Khone After […]


Thaing is a generic name for Burmese/Myanmar Martial Arts. Thaing comprises of Bando (unarmed combat Thaing) Banshay (armed combat Thaing). There are various schools of Thaing. One famous school was started by Saya U Pyi Thein. He is familiar with the other martial arts. He translated/adapted a book […]