Post date: 05/29/2020 - 10:23

THE World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday announced the creation of the WHO Foundation, an independent grant-making entity that will support the organization's efforts to address the most pressing global health challenges.

Post date: 05/29/2020 - 10:12

The Working Committee for Preventing Grave Violations against Children in Armed Conflicts held their sixth meeting online yesterday.

Post date: 05/29/2020 - 10:10

Union Minister for Health and Sports Dr Myint Htwe, in his capacity as Secretary-2 of the National-Level Central Committee on Prevention, Control and Treatment of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), accepted donations for the cause against COVID-19 at his ministry in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.

Post date: 05/29/2020 - 10:09

The Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement is implementing action plans for the inclusiveness of people living with disabilities in awareness campaigns and support provided during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Post date: 05/29/2020 - 10:03

The Social Security Board has been operating in line with the Ministry of Health and Sports’ notifications and directives to protect and treat COVID-19 in factories, workshops, and workplaces. The SSB has instructed insured workers under quarantine to have the period marked as sick leave, for insured pregnant mothers to have 8 weeks to 26 weeks off as sick leave at a time, and can withdraw 60 per cent of monthly fees put into the employment injury benefit fund.

Post date: 05/29/2020 - 09:59

Pyithu Hluttaw posed questions to the relevant ministries and tabled a proposal on the 5th-day of 16th regular meeting yesterday.

Post date: 05/29/2020 - 09:56

The second Amyotha Hluttaw convened the 5th-day meeting of its 16th regular session yesterday, with queries of MP to the ministries of Home Affairs and Education.

Post date: 05/29/2020 - 09:52

The Ministry of Health and Sports issues this order in line with the provisions granted to it by Article 21-(b) of the Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases Law:

Post date: 05/29/2020 - 09:50

1. The Ministry of Health and Sports is implementing action plans to prevent Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in a timely manner and announced for 10 townships in Yangon Region and 1 township in Sagaing Region, a total of 11 townships, to have its residents stay at home.

Post date: 05/29/2020 - 09:47

Pyidaungsu Hluttaw held its 6th-day meeting of the 16th regular session yesterday, with the topics on getting international loans and signing a memorandum of understanding to initiate the 8th round of relaxing ASEAN financial services.