Naypyidaw


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Nay·pyi·daw

 (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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The total ethnic Kayan population is approximately 300,000, spread mostly across Shan and Kayah states, but with pockets in Kayin (formerly Karen) State and Naypyidaw.
Yangon Naypyidaw Taungoo section of the route from 7 h to 3 h 20 min.
Summary: Naypyidaw [Myanmar], Feb 13 (ANI): The Committee to Protect Journalists (CJP) has blamed Myanmar for suppressing freedom of the press in the country.
This meeting took place hours after he met Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi in the capital Naypyidaw, a summit that he said left him unsure whether she "really understands the full horror of what has happened".
An unassuming Rex Luis Krog bagged the Men Junior silver medal of road race in the Asian Cycling Championships Saturday in Naypyidaw, Myanmar-booking what could be the biggest accomplishment of his budding career.
AN unassuming Rex Luis Krog bagged the Men Junior silver medal of road race in the Asian Cycling Championships yesterday (Saturday) in Naypyidaw, Myanmar-booking what could yet be the biggest accomplishment of his budding career.
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Thousands of Catholics welcomed Pope Francis to the country's capital, Naypyidaw, where he arrived for a three-day visit to Myanmar on Monday.
The office of Burma's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi said the agreement "on the return of displaced persons from Rakhine state" was signed by Cabinet officials in Naypyidaw, Burma's capital.
The visit by Gabriel along with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom, and European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, comes ahead of a meeting of Asian and European foreign ministers in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw on Monday.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second official visit to Myanmar last September, even as Naypyidaw grappled with a festering ethnic crisis in the troubled Rakhine state, has given a much-needed impetus to the decades-old India-Myanmar bilateral relations.
Naypyidaw, Sept 20 (ONA) Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi is