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mrtv-logoMyanmar's state-run Radio and TV ( MRTV) will cooperate with ABC (Australian Broadcasting Cooperation) International in program broadcasting, state media reported Friday.

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The Myanmar Journalists Network has complained to Police Chief Zaw Win about the alleged intimidation of two photo-journalists covering the protest against the Chinese-backed Letpadaung copper mine in Sagaing Region.

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A reporter at a Yangon daily newspaper has complained about the slow progress of a police investigation into an alleged assault by local officials at Hmawbi earlier this month.

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The House of Representatives (Lower House) of Myanmar's Parliament has approved the media bill as part of its bid to promote media development and administration in accordance with law, official media reported Tuesday.

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In his monthly televised address to the nation on 1 October, President U TheinSein cautioned the people of Myanmar not to abuse media freedom for the purpose of personal vengeance or gain and noted that free media needs more accountability.

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The Myanmar Press Council (Interim) has announced that the President's donation will be used for development of media in the country and their expenditure will be accountable to external audit, to ensure transparency.