World Newspapers, Magazines and News Sites in English

Myanmar Newspapers and News Sites

This is the list of sites that provide Myanmar news stories in English. If you want to stay up to date with what's happening in Myanmar, the links below will give you good opportunities to find out about everything from breaking news stories to opinion pieces, reactions and reviews of major events, and all-around top-quality Myanmar media coverage.

BBC Country Profile: Myanmar

Features country overview, news, key facts and events, timelines, and leader profiles.

Burma News International (BNI)

Network of ten independent media organisations from Myanmar catering daily news from different parts of the country.


Online news portal of the Eleven Media Group that also publishes a weekly magazine and daily newspaper.

Frontier Myanmar

Provides a review of current affairs and business, featuring long-form and investigative articles, insights and analysis.

Global New Light of Myanmar

Daily newspaper, propaganda machine for the government.


Quality independent news magazine established by Burmese citizens living in exile. Contains news and analysis of the current political affairs in Myanmar.

Kachin Land News

Committed to report accurate news and events taking place in the Kachinland, Myanmar and abroad. Reporters comprise of Kachin dissidents, writers and journalists living in the Kachinland, Myanmar and abroad.

Kachin News

Daily news from Kachin and Myanmar. Mainly focusing on political, economical and social news. Based in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

News and feature service organized by Myanmar media persons in exile.

Myanmar Business Today

Bilingual (English-Myanmar) business newspaper published weekly and distributed in both Myanmar and Thailand.

Myanmar News

Site covers news of the Myanmar area, including stories from around the region.

Myanmar Now

Independent news service providing unbiased news to the people of Myanmar in Burmese and English.

Myanmar Times

Government-affiliated weekly newspaper.

Online Burma Library

Classified and annotated links to more than 15,000 full text documents on Burma / Myanmar.

Shan Herald Agency for News (S.H.A.N.)

Covers news related to Shan State and Myanmar.

See also list of Bangladesh newspapers and online news sites in English.