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 (nĕ′pyē-dô′, -tô′) or Nay Pyi Taw (-tô′)
The capital of Myanmar (Burma), in the south-central part of the country north of Yangon (Rangoon). Naypyidaw was established as the country's new capital in 2006.
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Nay Pyi Daw: IFC signed an advisory services agreement with the Ministry of Construction (MoC) to design and implement a public-private partnership (PPP) transaction for an elevated expressway toll road in Yangon.
By: MENA NAY PYI DAW - 30 November 2017: Pope Francis of the Vatican left on Thursday Myanmar for Bangladesh as part of his current foreign tour, Fox News reported.
Nay Pyi Daw, Myanmar -- The Philippine government is more concerned with the so-called "lone wolf" terrorist attacks than the threat posed by certain groups who publicly proclaim themselves as followers the self-declared Islamic State (IS).
The OIC chief and his accompanying delegation from seven member states met on Thursday with Nay Pyi Daw, the vice president of Myanmar and the chairman of the Central Committee on Implementation of Peace and Stability and Development in Rakhine State, Dr.
Censorship is alive and well in Myanmar despite all the enthusiasm surrounding the promises of reforms by Nay Pyi Daw's leaders that there would be no press censorship in the country from now on.
Nay Pyi Daw (Myanmar), May 29 ( ANI ): India and Myanmar have discussed a broad range of regional and international issues of mutual interest and agreed to continue their coordination on issues of common interest on the international agenda.