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To be a leading independent media organisation on Myanmar, playing a vital role in building democracy & informing citizens.

Mission Statement

  • Mizzima aims to provide high quality news on a variety of topics with hard news, features, investigative stories, etc. relating to Myanmar which is balanced, timely, and accurate for Burmese and international audiences.
  • By producing high quality news, Mizzima contributes to freedom of expression, opinion and the free flow of information in the public interest.

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Mizzima Media Group

Editor In-Chief and Managing Director Soe Myint
Director and Consulting Editor (Gender & Diversity) Thin Thin Aung
Editor-in-Charge (Myanmar) Myo Thant
Editor-in-Charge (English) Hans Hulst
Editor-in-Charge (Myanmar) Myo Thant
Television-in-Charge Ye Min
Contributing Consulting Editors Myo Tha Htet, Myint Kyaw, Julian Gearing, Christopher Shier
Editors Myint Soe, Tin Zar Aung, Sithu Aung, Wai Mar Thaint, Lin Ko Ko Htet, Theingi Tun, Phone Nay Hla, Myint Myint Than, Win Ko Ko Latt, Aung Khin, Khin Nwe Win
Columnist Sithu Aung Myint
Research and Legal Advisor Than Hteik
Photo Editor Hong Sar
Assistant Editors Ye Yint Htay, Maung Tin Tone
Reporters Myo Myint Aung, Hein Ko Soe, Aung Myo Min, Kay Zin Oo, Kyaw Soe Moe, Myint Myint Soe, Yu Wai Wai Tun, Pan Myat Zaw, Htin Lynn Aung, Nan Myint Thin Thin Hein, Khin Myat Myat Wai, Moe Thu, Thiha Ko Ko, Thiha Zaw, Chit Ko Ko, Naing Naing Tun, Tin Ko Ko Htay, Htet Htet Aung
Graphic and Cartoon Win Phe
Regional Reporters Phanida, Kun Chan, Hinthar Ni, Ye Khae (Pyi), Wine Aung (Magwe), Sithu Maung Maung (Pathein)
Translators Kaung Kin Ko, Saw Ye Mon, Zaw Myint Lwin, Naing Win Ko, Aung Kyaw Oo, Khin Zar Chi Theint
Photographers Yan Naing Bo, Hein Htet Htay Win, Thet Ko
Television Production Manager Aye Thet Hlaing
Multi-media Production Manager Paing Theinkha
Television Reporters Aung Thu Ra, Shu Ma Wa Aung, Aung Theinkha, Kyaw Linn Aye, Thae Zar Chi Khaing, Ei Phyu Zin Wint, Shwe Sin Su Lat, Kyaw Zin Mann, Kyaw Naing Tun, Aung Kyaw Latt (Editing), Htet Wai Oo (Editing)
Editing and Archive Ei Ei Htwe, Khin Myat Moe
Presenter Khaing Shwe Ye, Khaing Mon Cho
Cameraman Si Thu Aung
Television Graphic Nay Lin Htet
Proof Reader Lay Pyay Thone
Newsroom Secretary Phoo Pwint Wai
Production Manager Aung Kyaw Oo
Senior Layout/Designer Tun Min Soe
Designers Kyaw Zin Oo, Mya Thandar, Naing Naing Aye, War War Lwin, Kyaw Lin Oo, Sithu Aung, Hla Hla Wai
Marketing Executives April Thae Mar Seinn, Ei Khaing Zar, Lae Lae Lwin
Distribution Manager Ye Lin Htay
Pau Khan Thawn
Webuploaders Zaw Myo Naing, Wai Lin Tun
Finance Manager Seint Seint
Cash and Accountant Myint Oo, Nwe Nwe Win
Nay Pyi Taw Bureau Chief Soe Than Lynn
Nay Pyi Taw Reporter Aung Thura Tun
Mandalay Bureau Chief Shwe Sin Khaing
Mandalay Reporters Aung Ko Oo, Phyo, Myo Thant
Mandalay Marketing Executives Thet War War Swe, Suzan Lwin, Hnin Ei Hlaing
Mandalay Distribution Ye Tun Naing

Mizzima Media Co. Ltd.



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Mobile: +95-9421010111
Phone/Fax: +95-1-295398

Mizzima Media Yangon Head Office

Room Numbers 001, 003, 101 and 103, Lakekan Condo Tower, Upper Pazundaung Road, Ward 7, Pazundaung Township, Yangon, MYANMAR.

Mizzima Media Nay Pyi Taw Office

Office No. Pa/70, Thabyay Gon, Pwe Yon Tan, Zabuthiri Township, Nay Pyi Taw, MYANMAR

Mizzima Media Mandalay Office
No. 273, 76th Street, Between 32 and 33rd Street, Maw Ya Gi War Quarter, Chan Aye Thar San, Mandalay. Phone: 02-36835

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In our websites www.mizzima.com, www.mizzimaburmese.com and www.mizzima.tv

Location                   Text                         Graphic/photo
Upper right               US$ 250                      US$ 395.00

Lower right               US$200                      US$   350.00

Central with highlight   US$ 400                    US$ 550.00


In our monthly Mizzima Journal (Print) issue:

Size                        Black & White                  Color
Quarter page           US$   50                           US$   75.00
Half page                 US$ 100                           US$ 150.00
Full page                  US$ 200                           US$ 300.00

All prices are quoted on a per month basis, and the rate is triple if you want to advertise the same in our three websites.

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Established in 1998 by Burmese journalists in exile, Mizzima is an independent news organisation committed to freedom of expression and democracy.

We are dedicated to providing our readers with the latest news and information on Burma while holding ourselves to the four standards of accuracy, balance diligence and reliability.

Friends of Mizzima (Australia)

Supporters and friends of Mizzima News have come together to establish a registered entity in Australia – Friends of Mizzima (Aust.) Incorporated – on 30 June 2008. They aim to work to support Mizzima work. If you are in Australia, please do join the Friends of Mizzima (Australia). The contact address is:

Swe Dawng, 1/12 Bent Street, Coffs Harbour, NSW 2450, Australia

Mizzima is a non-profit organisation.

You can support us by becoming a friend of Mizzima. The support you show when you become a friend of Mizzima will not only encourage those already working for democracy, but it will also show politicians around the world that the time for change in Burma is now.

Becoming a friend of Mizzima is completely free however we always encourage readers to donate to our group to help us in our work toward democracy in Burma. (You can make donations and contribution through online at our websites.)

When you become a friend of Mizzima we think it is vital that you stay informed on what is happening in Burma. As a friend of Mizzima you will receive the following free services (we need your written request either via email or post)
  • Daily emailed news updates on Burma
  • Mizzima films on Burma and relates issues on DVD/VCD
  • Mizzima monthly journal
  • Information about Mizzima publications
  • Invitations to Mizzima events
(Please write to us specifically at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . if any one of the Friends of Mizzima want to receive copies of Mizzima’s annual report including complete financial details.) 

Showing your support by becoming a friend of Mizzima increases the strength of our calls for change. We ask that you take the time to show your solidarity with the people of Burma by sending email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with your complete contact details and telling us who you are and what you do.    

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This Code of Ethics was adopted by Mizzima journalists in Delhi, India on October 1, 2004.

1. Report the Truth. The journalist shall be committed to reporting the truth. They shall not report groundless accusations or rumors. They shall not exaggerate but honestly interpret all news and information.

2. They shall verify all information. Information from anonymous informants shall not be published, except in the case where the information is of vital importance for the public, and it shall be presented as unverified.

3. They shall be balanced, fair and impartial. The journalist shall not suppress essential facts and shall not distort the truth. They shall not use misleading emphasis so as to distort facts.

4. Plagiarism will not be practiced, sanctioned or tolerated.

5. They shall be independent. A journalist shall remain free from external or internal influence.

6. They shall identify themselves. A journalist shall identify themselves and the organisation they work for. They shall tell people they may be recorded and their words published except in the case of investigating confidential or inaccessible information.

7. Respect privacy. A journalist shall not invade the privacy of an individual especially during time of grief or stress. A journalist shall respect an individual’s private life unless it is in the public interest or the public’s right to know.

8. Correct mistakes. A journalist shall acknowledge and correct mistakes immediately when they have been made.

9. Be honest in dealing with people. A journalist shall be honest in their dealings with people. They shall not set up people in either interviews, situations or photographs. They will not try to entrap people. They shall not create stories or falsify interviews.

10. Information should be gathered in an ethical and lawful way. Payments and bribes for information shall not be made.

11. Identify the source of information. The journalist shall always identify the source of information and obtain permission to use the names and in some cases, details of sources, except in exceptional cases where anonymity is requested. The journalist must honor their word when they have agreed to anonymity for the source.

12. The journalist shall not accept gifts, compensation, money or bribes.

13. The journalist shall not use professional information for their personal benefit.

14. The journalist shall respect the dignity of all people and shall not violate human rights.

15. The right to information. The journalist has a right and obligation to receive and disseminate information to the public and acknowledges it is one of the major freedoms of the individual to have access to information. The journalist shall view information as free and shall not use it as merchandise or as their own property.

16. The journalist shall not impede another journalist in gathering information, shall not intentionally mislead another journalist, or report on them to the authorities.

17. Neither individual journalists nor separate editorial staff shall settle old scores with each other via mass media. Such behavior harms not only to their reputation but also the prestige and reputation of their profession.

18. Struggle against censorship.

19. Freedom of the press. The journalist shall remain committed to the freedom of the press around the world and shall stand in solidarity with journalists who daily fight for this freedom.